Average Bench: 73.7% (257th of 1316)

Based on 4,250 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000306A9 Model: Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E3-1240 V2 @ 3.40GHz
Poor: 65%Average: 73.7% Great: 81%
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Good average bench

The Intel Xeon E3-1240 V2 averaged 26.3% 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 86.2Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 98.1Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Xeon E3-1240 V2 is just 15.7%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Xeon E3-1240 V2 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 493Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 485Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,250 samples)
Min Avg Max
77.1 Memory 86.2 94.4
83.6 1-Core 98.1 104
153 2-Core 189 207
74% 124 Pts
Min Avg Max
270 4-Core 332 386
392 8-Core 485 516
52.7% 409 Pts
Min Avg Max
419 64-Core 493 518
33.1% 493 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E3-1240 V2 @ 3.40GHz, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Memory 91.9
1-Core 103
2-Core 204
79% 133 Pts
4-Core 382
8-Core 514
58% 448 Pts
64-Core 518
35% 518 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Memory 84
1-Core 102
2-Core 202
76% 129 Pts
4-Core 374
8-Core 467
56% 421 Pts
64-Core 441
30% 441 Pts
CPU1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 90.7
1-Core 99.6
2-Core 183
75% 124 Pts
4-Core 319
8-Core 492
52% 406 Pts
64-Core 495
33% 495 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 81.1
1-Core 102
2-Core 205
75% 129 Pts
4-Core 348
8-Core 507
55% 427 Pts
64-Core 518
35% 518 Pts
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 80.5
1-Core 99.2
2-Core 185
72% 121 Pts
4-Core 324
8-Core 502
53% 413 Pts
64-Core 500
34% 500 Pts
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 83.8
1-Core 83.6
2-Core 165
67% 111 Pts
4-Core 298
8-Core 379
45% 338 Pts
64-Core 443
30% 443 Pts
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Typical Xeon E3-1240 V2 Builds (Compare 1,565 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 8%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 8%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Dell Precision T1650

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $374

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Xeon® Processor E3-1240 v2 (8M Cache, 3.40 GHz)
Code NameIvy Bridge
Launch DateQ2'12
Processor NumberE3-1240V2
# of Cores4
# of Threads8
Cache8 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography22 nm
Recommended Price$250.00 - $261.00
Clock Speed3.4 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.8 GHz
Bus Speed5 GT/s DMI
Max TDP69 W

Memory

Max Memory Size32 GB
Memory TypesDDR3 1333/1600
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth25.6 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedYes

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision3.0
PCI Express Configurations1x16 & 1x4, 2x8 & 1x4 or 1x8 & 3x4

Data Protection

AES New InstructionsYes

Advanced Technologies

Virtualization Tech (VT-x)Yes
Intel 64Yes
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 TechYes
Fast Memory AccessYes
Flex Memory AccessYes

Package

Package Size37.5mm x 37.5mm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCLGA1155

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechYes

 Comments

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Good

5 months ago.

Cause i have this processor that's why :P


Good

6 months ago.

For 25e CPU is pretty good tbh.


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