Average Bench: 50.8% (727th of 1316)

Based on 598 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF00010676 Model: Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5462 @ 2.80GHz
Poor: 41%Average: 50.8% Great: 58%
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 53%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski

Average average bench

The Intel Xeon E5462 averaged 49.1% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Memory Latency 71.3Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 47.3Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Xeon E5462 is just 17.3%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Xeon E5462 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 184Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 181Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 598 samples)
Min Avg Max
57 Memory 71.3 82.1
38.2 1-Core 47.3 53.3
76 2-Core 94 106
45.9% 70.9 Pts
Min Avg Max
114 4-Core 177 208
130 8-Core 181 212
24.5% 179 Pts
Min Avg Max
135 64-Core 184 212
12.3% 184 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
LGA 775, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.75 GHz (avg)
Memory 74.2
1-Core 50.8
2-Core 102
49% 75.6 Pts
4-Core 199
8-Core 202
27% 200 Pts
64-Core 203
14% 203 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz
Memory 78
1-Core 42.1
2-Core 84
46% 68 Pts
4-Core 168
8-Core 168
23% 168 Pts
64-Core 167
11% 167 Pts
CPU-A ( 0 ), 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.75 GHz (avg)
Memory 69.2
1-Core 50.3
2-Core 101
47% 73.4 Pts
4-Core 199
8-Core 199
27% 199 Pts
64-Core 202
14% 202 Pts
CPU-A ( 0 ), 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.75 GHz (avg)
Memory 67
1-Core 50.4
2-Core 101
46% 72.9 Pts
4-Core 202
8-Core 200
28% 201 Pts
64-Core 196
13% 196 Pts
Socket 775, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.75 GHz (avg)
Memory 70.6
1-Core 42.5
2-Core 85
44% 66 Pts
4-Core 169
8-Core 170
23% 170 Pts
64-Core 167
11% 167 Pts
Socket 775, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.75 GHz (avg)
Memory 69
1-Core 42.2
2-Core 83
43% 64.7 Pts
4-Core 156
8-Core 164
22% 160 Pts
64-Core 151
10% 151 Pts
CPU-A ( 0 ), 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.75 GHz (avg)
Memory 55.5
1-Core 50.4
2-Core 98.9
42% 68.3 Pts
4-Core 184
8-Core 184
25% 184 Pts
64-Core 187
12% 187 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 46,616,426 CPUs tested.

Typical Xeon E5462 Builds (Compare 356 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 11%
Tree trunk

System: Apple MacPro3,1

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 21% - Poor Total price: $29

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Xeon® Processor E5462 (12M Cache, 2.80 GHz, 1600 MHz FSB)
Code NameHarpertown
Launch DateQ4'07
Processor NumberE5462
# of Cores4
Cache12 MB L2
Instruction Set64-bit
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography45 nm
VID Voltage Range0.850V-1.3500V
Recommended PriceN/A
Clock Speed2.8 GHz
Bus Speed1600 MHz FSB
Max TDP80 W
Expected DiscontinuanceQ4'2010
FSB ParityYes

Advanced Technologies

Virtualization Tech (VT-x)Yes
Intel 64Yes
Idle StatesYes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® TechYes
Thermal Monitoring TechnologiesYes
Turbo Boost TechNo
Hyper-Threading TechNo
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)No
Demand Based SwitchingYes

Package

Package Size37.5mm x 37.5mm
Sockets SupportedLGA771
Processing Die Size214 mm2
# of Processing Die Transistors820 million

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechNo

 Comments

Added n/a ago.

Terrible

24 months ago.

This processor in 2019 is an abomination against mankind. I don't know what's higher, the amount this is bottlenecking my GPU, or the amount of watts this CPU does.


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