Average Bench: 60.2% (234th of 1196)

Based on 1,252 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000206D7 Model: Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5-2690 0 @ 2.90GHz

Above average average bench

The Intel Xeon E5-2690 0 averaged 39.8% 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. Single Core Mixed Speed 86.6Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 173Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Xeon E5-2690 0 is just 12.9%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Xeon E5-2690 0 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 860Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 633Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,252 samples)
Min Avg Max
72.2 1-Core 86.6 99.4
148 2-Core 173 189
61.1% 130 Pts
Min Avg Max
301 4-Core 341 357
501 8-Core 633 696
60.5% 487 Pts
Min Avg Max
744 64-Core 860 898
57.7% 860 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
1-Core 95.7
2-Core 189
67% 142 Pts
4-Core 359
8-Core 696
65% 527 Pts
64-Core 895
60% 895 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.35 GHz (avg)
1-Core 93.4
2-Core 186
66% 140 Pts
4-Core 350
8-Core 682
64% 516 Pts
64-Core 889
60% 889 Pts
CPU0, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
1-Core 86.9
2-Core 174
61% 130 Pts
4-Core 349
8-Core 679
64% 514 Pts
64-Core 675
45% 675 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
1-Core 84.4
2-Core 182
62% 133 Pts
4-Core 349
8-Core 631
61% 490 Pts
64-Core 894
60% 894 Pts
CPU0, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
1-Core 85
2-Core 163
59% 124 Pts
4-Core 342
8-Core 575
58% 459 Pts
64-Core 825
55% 825 Pts
CPU0, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz
1-Core 74.7
2-Core 173
57% 124 Pts
4-Core 346
8-Core 684
63% 514 Pts
64-Core 687
46% 687 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
1-Core 88.3
2-Core 178
62% 133 Pts
4-Core 307
8-Core 680
60% 494 Pts
64-Core 844
57% 844 Pts
CPU0, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
1-Core 75.9
2-Core 174
57% 125 Pts
4-Core 340
8-Core 683
63% 511 Pts
64-Core 679
46% 679 Pts
CPU0, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
1-Core 76.3
2-Core 152
54% 114 Pts
4-Core 339
8-Core 644
61% 491 Pts
64-Core 844
57% 844 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 21,858,666 CPUs tested.

Typical Xeon E5-2690 0 Builds (Compare 687 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Huananzhi X79 INTEL (INTEL Xeon E5/Corei7 DMI2 - C600/C200 Cipset

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $170

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Xeon® Processor E5-2690 (20M Cache, 2.90 GHz, 8.00 GT/s Intel® QPI)
Code NameSandy Bridge EP
Launch DateQ1'12
Processor NumberE5-2690
# of Cores8
# of Threads16
Cache20 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsAVX
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography32 nm
VID Voltage Range0.60V-1.35V
Recommended Price$2057.00 - $2061.00
Clock Speed2.9 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.8 GHz
Bus Speed8 GT/s QPI
QPI Links2
Scalability2S Only
Max TDP135 W
Expected DiscontinuanceQ2'15

Memory

Max Memory Size384 GB
Memory TypesDDR3 800/1066/1333/1600
Memory Channels4
Memory Bandwidth51.2 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedYes

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision3.0
Max # of PCI Express Lanes40

Data Protection

AES New InstructionsYes

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
Demand Based SwitchingYes
vPro TechYes
Identity Protection TechNo
Flex Memory AccessNo

Package

Package Size52.5mm x 45.0 mm
Max CPU Configuration2
Sockets SupportedFCLGA2011

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechYes

 Comments

Added n/a ago.

Excellent

5 months ago.

If we will take a x2 e5-2690 0 system - its better than i9900k!


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