Average Bench: 72.2% (249th of 1257)

Based on 2,336 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000306C3, 0000000000000000 Model: Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E3-1220 v3 @ 3.10GHz
Poor: 54%Average: 72.2% Great: 79%
Gaming
Gaming 72%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht

Good average bench

The Intel Xeon E3-1220 v3 averaged 27.7% 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 84.2Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 92.9Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Xeon E3-1220 v3 is 25.4%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Xeon E3-1220 v3 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 355Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 353Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,336 samples)
Min Avg Max
64.5 Memory 84.2 93.7
37 1-Core 92.9 103
84.1 2-Core 183 203
71.5% 120 Pts
Min Avg Max
198 4-Core 348 388
215 8-Core 353 389
47.8% 350 Pts
Min Avg Max
211 64-Core 355 391
23.8% 355 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Memory 92.2
1-Core 91.6
2-Core 199
76% 128 Pts
4-Core 385
8-Core 377
52% 381 Pts
64-Core 381
26% 381 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Memory 92.4
1-Core 99.1
2-Core 194
77% 128 Pts
4-Core 381
8-Core 382
52% 381 Pts
64-Core 383
26% 383 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Memory 91.8
1-Core 99.5
2-Core 195
77% 129 Pts
4-Core 380
8-Core 381
52% 381 Pts
64-Core 382
26% 382 Pts
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Memory 90.9
1-Core 91.9
2-Core 194
75% 125 Pts
4-Core 370
8-Core 371
51% 370 Pts
64-Core 385
26% 385 Pts
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Memory 87.4
1-Core 97.5
2-Core 193
75% 126 Pts
4-Core 361
8-Core 365
50% 363 Pts
64-Core 370
25% 370 Pts
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Memory 84.1
1-Core 101
2-Core 190
74% 125 Pts
4-Core 374
8-Core 384
52% 379 Pts
64-Core 370
25% 370 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Memory 81.5
1-Core 87.6
2-Core 194
71% 121 Pts
4-Core 384
8-Core 360
51% 372 Pts
64-Core 381
26% 381 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Memory 78.4
1-Core 102
2-Core 182
72% 121 Pts
4-Core 375
8-Core 380
52% 378 Pts
64-Core 373
25% 373 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Memory 81.2
1-Core 99.5
2-Core 176
71% 119 Pts
4-Core 339
8-Core 336
46% 338 Pts
64-Core 352
24% 352 Pts
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Typical Xeon E3-1220 v3 Builds (Compare 1,148 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 T1700

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 64% - Good Total price: $335

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Excellent

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Good value, especially when buying second hand from Chinese sellers. It only costs about 40 USD but beats 4th gen i5.


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