Average Bench: 73.7% (271st of 1335)

Based on 4,651 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 26.2% 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 86.1Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 98Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Xeon E3-1240 V2 is just 15.8%. 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 494Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 486Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,651 samples)
Min Avg Max
76 Memory 86.1 94
81.1 1-Core 98 104
152 2-Core 189 207
74% 124 Pts
Min Avg Max
270 4-Core 334 389
381 8-Core 486 527
53% 410 Pts
Min Avg Max
403 64-Core 494 529
33.2% 494 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 GHz (avg)
Memory 93.5
1-Core 104
2-Core 198
79% 132 Pts
4-Core 362
8-Core 529
58% 445 Pts
64-Core 524
35% 524 Pts
Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E3-1240 V2 @ 3.40GHz, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 92
1-Core 75
2-Core 189
70% 119 Pts
4-Core 352
8-Core 507
56% 429 Pts
64-Core 525
35% 525 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 81.1
1-Core 99.8
2-Core 176
71% 119 Pts
4-Core 360
8-Core 515
57% 438 Pts
64-Core 518
35% 518 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 80.9
1-Core 101
2-Core 185
72% 122 Pts
4-Core 373
8-Core 376
51% 374 Pts
64-Core 367
25% 367 Pts
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz
Memory 79.6
1-Core 88.9
2-Core 153
65% 107 Pts
4-Core 337
8-Core 502
54% 420 Pts
64-Core 522
35% 522 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 83.5
1-Core 92.9
2-Core 184
71% 120 Pts
4-Core 310
8-Core 414
47% 362 Pts
64-Core 491
33% 491 Pts
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Typical Xeon E3-1240 V2 Builds (Compare 1,690 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: $375

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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

8 months ago.

Cause i have this processor that's why :P


Excellent

2 months ago.

For 25e CPU is pretty good tbh.


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