Average Bench: 73.3% (261st of 1314)

Based on 3,473 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000306A9 Model: Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E3-1240 V2 @ 3.40GHz
Poor: 64%Average: 73.3% Great: 81%
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Good average bench

The Intel Xeon E3-1240 V2 averaged 26.6% 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 86Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 97.6Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Xeon E3-1240 V2 is just 17.2%. 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 489Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 483Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,473 samples)
Min Avg Max
77 Memory 86 94.2
80.8 1-Core 97.6 104
151 2-Core 187 207
73.6% 124 Pts
Min Avg Max
262 4-Core 330 387
387 8-Core 483 516
52.5% 407 Pts
Min Avg Max
397 64-Core 489 519
32.8% 489 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 94.2
1-Core 109
2-Core 219
83% 141 Pts
4-Core 416
8-Core 542
63% 479 Pts
64-Core 545
37% 545 Pts
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 95.5
1-Core 102
2-Core 212
81% 137 Pts
4-Core 357
8-Core 536
57% 446 Pts
64-Core 542
36% 542 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 89.3
1-Core 100
2-Core 199
77% 130 Pts
4-Core 358
8-Core 475
54% 416 Pts
64-Core 503
34% 503 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 84.4
1-Core 104
2-Core 205
77% 131 Pts
4-Core 382
8-Core 514
58% 448 Pts
64-Core 516
35% 516 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 89
1-Core 102
2-Core 188
76% 126 Pts
4-Core 350
8-Core 479
54% 414 Pts
64-Core 472
32% 472 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 83.8
1-Core 103
2-Core 203
76% 130 Pts
4-Core 347
8-Core 510
55% 428 Pts
64-Core 495
33% 495 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Memory 80.5
1-Core 104
2-Core 207
76% 130 Pts
4-Core 360
8-Core 513
56% 436 Pts
64-Core 515
35% 515 Pts
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Typical Xeon E3-1240 V2 Builds (Compare 1,365 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: 64% - Good Total price: $380

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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

20 days ago.

Cause i have this processor that's why :P


Good

2 months ago.

For 25e CPU is pretty good tbh.


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