Average Bench: 53.9% (315th of 1206)

more Based on 7,754 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000206C2, BFEBFBFF000206C1, 0FABFBFF000206C2, 1FABFBFF000206C2, 0FEBFBFF000206C2, 1FABFBFF00020651, 1F8BFBFF000206C2 Model: Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU X5650 @ 2.67GHz

Average average bench

The Intel Xeon X5650 averaged 46.1% 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. Single Core Mixed Speed 78.3Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 155Pts

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Xeon X5650 is 30.1%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Xeon X5650 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 554Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 468Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 7,754 samples)
Min Avg Max
62.4 1-Core 78.3 104
120 2-Core 155 205
54.9% 117 Pts
Min Avg Max
222 4-Core 304 408
345 8-Core 468 642
49.4% 386 Pts
Min Avg Max
383 64-Core 554 766
37.2% 554 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
LGA1366, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
1-Core 103
2-Core 200
72% 151 Pts
4-Core 399
8-Core 618
65% 508 Pts
64-Core 781
52% 781 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.65 GHz, turbo 2.65 GHz (avg)
1-Core 82.6
2-Core 164
58% 123 Pts
4-Core 330
8-Core 523
54% 426 Pts
64-Core 617
41% 617 Pts
CPU, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.65 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
1-Core 72.6
2-Core 140
50% 106 Pts
4-Core 277
8-Core 415
44% 346 Pts
64-Core 487
33% 487 Pts
CPU #000, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.65 GHz, turbo 2.65 GHz (avg)
1-Core 71.9
2-Core 142
50% 107 Pts
4-Core 282
8-Core 274
38% 278 Pts
64-Core 276
19% 276 Pts
CPU1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.65 GHz
1-Core 68.7
2-Core 144
50% 106 Pts
4-Core 274
8-Core 442
46% 358 Pts
64-Core 499
34% 499 Pts
LGA1366, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.65 GHz
1-Core 70.6
2-Core 136
49% 103 Pts
4-Core 270
8-Core 401
43% 335 Pts
64-Core 536
36% 536 Pts
CPU0 PROCESSOR, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.65 GHz, turbo 2.85 GHz (avg)
1-Core 63.1
2-Core 129
45% 95.9 Pts
4-Core 260
8-Core 420
43% 340 Pts
64-Core 526
35% 526 Pts
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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Xeon® Processor X5650 (12M Cache, 2.66 GHz, 6.40 GT/s Intel® QPI)
Code NameWestmere EP
Launch DateQ1'10
Processor NumberX5650
# of Cores6
# of Threads12
Cache12 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.2
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography32 nm
VID Voltage Range0.750V-1.350V
Recommended Price$996.00 - $999.00
Clock Speed2.66 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.06 GHz
Bus Speed6.4 GT/s QPI
QPI Links2
Max TDP95 W

Memory

Max Memory Size288 GB
Memory TypesDDR3 800/1066/1333
Memory Channels3
Memory Bandwidth32 GB/s
Physical Address Extensions40-bit
ECC Memory SupportedYes

Data Protection

AES New InstructionsYes

Advanced Technologies

Virtualization Tech (VT-x)Yes
Intel 64Yes
Idle StatesYes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® TechYes
Thermal Monitoring TechnologiesNo
Turbo Boost Tech1.0
Hyper-Threading TechYes
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)Yes
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
Demand Based SwitchingYes

Package

Package Size42.5mm X 45mm
Max CPU Configuration2
Sockets SupportedFCLGA1366

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechYes

 Comments

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1 month ago.

Is good not as good as the i7 9700k


Good

23 days ago.

Its cheep and have a lot of performance and for a low buget pc or workstation its perfekt


Poor

2 months ago.

Con il dual cpu é decisamente buona


Excellent

13 months ago.

أحسن معالج حاليا بالنسبة للسعر اذا وجدت لوحة أم تدعم الكسر


Excellent

6 months ago.

X5650 $13usd VS i7-3770 $130usd


Excellent

2 years ago.

Overclocked from 2.6 GHz to 4.2 GHz stable watercooled. Max temp 60°C. Idle temp 35°C. 40% CPU usage on Battlefield 1.


Excellent

23 months ago.

The best Budget CPU. With a AiO Raster then ja i7 7700k (max. 4.92 GHz by 1.92 V


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