Average Bench: 72.2% (251st of 1276)

Based on 2,955 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000306C3, 0000000000000000 Model: Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E3-1220 v3 @ 3.10GHz
Poor: 60%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 83.7Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 94.2Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Xeon E3-1220 v3 is just 19.6%. 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 358Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 355Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,955 samples)
Min Avg Max
68.3 Memory 83.7 93
76.7 1-Core 94.2 103
141 2-Core 186 202
71.9% 121 Pts
Min Avg Max
250 4-Core 351 388
273 8-Core 355 389
48.2% 353 Pts
Min Avg Max
273 64-Core 358 390
24% 358 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 3.45 GHz (avg)
Memory 93.7
1-Core 89.6
2-Core 204
76% 129 Pts
4-Core 401
8-Core 399
55% 400 Pts
64-Core 410
28% 410 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Memory 85.9
1-Core 99.9
2-Core 194
75% 127 Pts
4-Core 374
8-Core 373
51% 374 Pts
64-Core 379
25% 379 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Memory 83.3
1-Core 102
2-Core 197
75% 127 Pts
4-Core 382
8-Core 384
52% 383 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 84.7
1-Core 94.5
2-Core 189
73% 123 Pts
4-Core 378
8-Core 354
50% 366 Pts
64-Core 362
24% 362 Pts
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.25 GHz (avg)
Memory 90.5
1-Core 96.9
2-Core 188
75% 125 Pts
4-Core 339
8-Core 343
47% 341 Pts
64-Core 343
23% 343 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Memory 83.6
1-Core 98.6
2-Core 194
74% 126 Pts
4-Core 377
8-Core 377
52% 377 Pts
64-Core 378
25% 378 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Memory 78.3
1-Core 97.7
2-Core 193
72% 123 Pts
4-Core 312
8-Core 329
43% 320 Pts
64-Core 354
24% 354 Pts
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Memory 84.4
1-Core 93.7
2-Core 171
70% 116 Pts
4-Core 249
8-Core 344
38% 296 Pts
64-Core 353
24% 353 Pts
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Typical Xeon E3-1220 v3 Builds (Compare 2,072 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 8%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 7%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Dell Precision T1700

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $265

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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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