Average Bench: 71.4% (295th of 1316)

Based on 891 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000306F2, BFEBFBFF000206A7 Models: Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5-2680 v3 @ 2.50GHz, Intel Xeon E5-2680V3
Poor: 65%Average: 71.4% Great: 77%
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship

Good average bench

The Intel Xeon E5-2680 v3 averaged 28.6% 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. Multi Core Mixed Speed 1,321Pts
Avg. Memory Latency 80.1Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Xeon E5-2680 v3 is just 12.1%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Xeon E5-2680 v3 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed 337Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 173Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 891 samples)
Min Avg Max
72.8 Memory 80.1 87.5
70.6 1-Core 87.4 97.7
144 2-Core 173 194
67.5% 113 Pts
Min Avg Max
287 4-Core 337 386
561 8-Core 672 770
62% 505 Pts
Min Avg Max
1,093 64-Core 1,321 1,518
88.7% 1,321 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 24 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 82.3
1-Core 96.6
2-Core 191
73% 123 Pts
4-Core 374
8-Core 700
67% 537 Pts
64-Core 1,494
100% 1,494 Pts
SOCKET 2011, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 24 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 83.7
1-Core 95.7
2-Core 191
73% 123 Pts
4-Core 343
8-Core 692
64% 517 Pts
64-Core 1,361
91% 1,361 Pts
SOCKET 2011, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 24 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 79
1-Core 85
2-Core 172
66% 112 Pts
4-Core 345
8-Core 687
64% 516 Pts
64-Core 1,351
91% 1,351 Pts
LGA2011-3 SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 24 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 79.6
1-Core 89.8
2-Core 176
68% 115 Pts
4-Core 330
8-Core 657
61% 494 Pts
64-Core 1,314
88% 1,314 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 24 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 1.95 GHz (avg)
Memory 79.6
1-Core 85.2
2-Core 154
65% 106 Pts
4-Core 327
8-Core 624
59% 476 Pts
64-Core 1,187
80% 1,187 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 24 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 75.4
1-Core 85.5
2-Core 171
65% 111 Pts
4-Core 327
8-Core 671
61% 499 Pts
64-Core 1,330
89% 1,330 Pts
SOCKET 1, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 24 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.45 GHz (avg)
Memory 72.9
1-Core 89.5
2-Core 176
66% 113 Pts
4-Core 316
8-Core 610
57% 463 Pts
64-Core 1,302
87% 1,302 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 46,488,903 CPUs tested.

Typical Xeon E5-2680 v3 Builds (Compare 4,136 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 21%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 22%
Surfboard

System: HP Z440 Workstation

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 9% - Terrible Total price: $440

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Xeon® Processor E5-2680 v3 (30M Cache, 2.50 GHz)
Code NameHaswell
Launch DateQ3'14
Processor NumberE5-2680V3
# of Cores12
# of Threads24
Cache30 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsAVX 2.0
Embedded Options AvailableYes
Lithography22 nm
VID Voltage Range0.65V–1.30V
Recommended Price$1745.00 - $1749.00
Clock Speed2.5 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.3 GHz
Bus Speed9.6 GT/s QPI
QPI Links2
Scalability2S
Max TDP120 W
Product BriefLink

Graphics

Processor GraphicsNone

Memory

Max Memory Size768 GB
Memory TypesDDR4 1600/1866/2133
Memory Channels4
Memory Bandwidth68 GB/s
Physical Address Extensions46-bit
ECC Memory SupportedYes

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision3.0
PCI Express Configurationsx4, x8, x16
Max # of PCI Express Lanes40

Data Protection

AES New InstructionsYes
Secure KeyYes

Advanced Technologies

Virtualization Tech (VT-x)Yes
Intel 64Yes
Idle StatesYes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® TechYes
Thermal Monitoring TechnologiesYes
Turbo Boost Tech2.0
Hyper-Threading TechYes
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)Yes
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
TSX-NINo
Demand Based SwitchingYes
vPro TechYes
Identity Protection TechNo
Flex Memory AccessNo

Package

Package Size52.5mm x 45mm
Max CPU Configuration2
Sockets SupportedFCLGA2011-3

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes
Trusted Execution TechYes

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