Average Bench: 62.4% (461st of 1307)

Based on 3,198 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000106E5 Model: Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU X3430 @ 2.40GHz
Poor: 52%Average: 62.4% Great: 73%
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

Above average average bench

The Intel Xeon X3430 averaged 37.5% 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 86.8Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 59.7Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Xeon X3430 is 21.8%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Xeon X3430 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 227Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 225Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,198 samples)
Min Avg Max
74 Memory 86.8 94.9
39.1 1-Core 59.7 78.3
84.6 2-Core 118 159
56.8% 88.2 Pts
Min Avg Max
148 4-Core 222 300
156 8-Core 225 304
30.5% 224 Pts
Min Avg Max
161 64-Core 227 307
15.2% 227 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Socket 1156, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.55 GHz (avg)
Memory 88.3
1-Core 65.3
2-Core 124
59% 92.5 Pts
4-Core 242
8-Core 242
33% 242 Pts
64-Core 239
16% 239 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 91
1-Core 55.6
2-Core 113
57% 86.4 Pts
4-Core 220
8-Core 215
30% 218 Pts
64-Core 214
14% 214 Pts
CPU 1 , 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 83.5
1-Core 61.1
2-Core 122
56% 88.7 Pts
4-Core 240
8-Core 243
33% 241 Pts
64-Core 240
16% 240 Pts
Socket 1156, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 92.1
1-Core 59.8
2-Core 118
59% 90 Pts
4-Core 184
8-Core 205
26% 195 Pts
64-Core 212
14% 212 Pts
CPU1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 67.3
1-Core 66.7
2-Core 124
53% 86.1 Pts
4-Core 243
8-Core 245
33% 244 Pts
64-Core 239
16% 239 Pts
CPU 1 , 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 79.6
1-Core 45.8
2-Core 66.8
45% 64.1 Pts
4-Core 125
8-Core 139
18% 132 Pts
64-Core 164
11% 164 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 42,098,422 CPUs tested.

Typical Xeon X3430 Builds (Compare 209 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 5%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 5%
Tree trunk

System: HP ProLiant ML110 G6

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 27% - Poor Total price: $49

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Xeon® Processor X3430 (8M Cache, 2.40 GHz)
Code NameLynnfield
Launch DateQ3'09
Processor NumberX3430
# of Cores4
# of Threads4
Cache8 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.2
Embedded Options AvailableYes
Lithography45 nm
VID Voltage Range0.6500V-1.4000V
Recommended Price$203.00 - $224.00
Clock Speed2.4 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency2.8 GHz
Bus Speed2.5 GT/s DMI
Max TDP95 W

Memory

Max Memory Size32 GB
Memory TypesDDR3 800/1066/1333
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth21 GB/s
Physical Address Extensions36-bit
ECC Memory SupportedYes

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision2.0
PCI Express Configurations1x16, 2x8, 4x4
Max # of PCI Express Lanes16

Data Protection

AES New InstructionsNo

Advanced Technologies

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

Package

Package Size37.5mm x 37.5mm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedLGA1156
Processing Die Size296 mm2
# of Processing Die Transistors774 million

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechYes

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