Average Bench: 73.1% (235th of 1265)

Based on 977 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000306E4 Model: Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5-2680 v2 @ 2.80GHz
Poor: 67%Average: 73.1% Great: 79%
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship

Good average bench

The Intel Xeon E5-2680 v2 averaged 26.8% 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. Memory Latency 84Pts
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 1,078Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Xeon E5-2680 v2 is just 12.1%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Xeon E5-2680 v2 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 166Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 82.8Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 977 samples)
Min Avg Max
75.6 Memory 84 93.1
72.2 1-Core 82.8 97.5
147 2-Core 166 190
67% 111 Pts
Min Avg Max
300 4-Core 335 367
545 8-Core 652 712
61% 494 Pts
Min Avg Max
952 64-Core 1,078 1,153
72.3% 1,078 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.85 GHz (avg)
Memory 79.4
1-Core 72.7
2-Core 187
66% 113 Pts
4-Core 358
8-Core 681
64% 519 Pts
64-Core 1,106
74% 1,106 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 83
1-Core 88
2-Core 171
68% 114 Pts
4-Core 328
8-Core 601
58% 464 Pts
64-Core 1,025
69% 1,025 Pts
CPU 0, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.95 GHz (avg)
Memory 80.7
1-Core 75.5
2-Core 154
63% 103 Pts
4-Core 339
8-Core 672
62% 506 Pts
64-Core 1,098
74% 1,098 Pts
CPU 0, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.65 GHz (avg)
Memory 76.3
1-Core 76.7
2-Core 149
61% 101 Pts
4-Core 343
8-Core 663
62% 503 Pts
64-Core 1,095
74% 1,095 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 33,635,424 CPUs tested.

Typical Xeon E5-2680 v2 Builds (Compare 3,431 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 47%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht

System: HP Z420 Workstation

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $198

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Xeon® Processor E5-2680 v2 (25M Cache, 2.80 GHz)
Code NameIvy Bridge EP
Launch DateQ3'13
Processor NumberE5-2680V2
# of Cores10
# of Threads20
Cache25 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsAVX
Embedded Options AvailableYes
Lithography22 nm
VID Voltage Range0.65–1.30V
Recommended Price$1723.00 - $1727.00
Clock Speed2.8 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.6 GHz
Bus Speed8 GT/s QPI
QPI Links2
Scalability2S Only
Max TDP115 W

Memory

Max Memory Size768 GB
Memory TypesDDR3 800/1066/1333/1600/1866
Memory Channels4
Memory Bandwidth59.7 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

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes
Trusted Execution TechYes

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I got mine for cheap and it overclocks pretty easily.


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