Average Bench: 65.6% (411th of 1314)

Based on 5,860 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000106E5 Model: Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU X3440 @ 2.53GHz
Poor: 55%Average: 65.6% Great: 78%
Gaming
Gaming 66%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht

Above average average bench

The Intel Xeon X3440 averaged 34.3% 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 88.8Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 68.4Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Xeon X3440 is 22.9%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Xeon X3440 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 333Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 329Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 5,860 samples)
Min Avg Max
76.8 Memory 88.8 96.6
49.6 1-Core 68.4 92.3
93.1 2-Core 132 183
61.2% 96.4 Pts
Min Avg Max
153 4-Core 234 334
218 8-Core 329 467
36.5% 281 Pts
Min Avg Max
235 64-Core 333 468
22.3% 333 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Socket 1156, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Memory 93.5
1-Core 95.5
2-Core 192
76% 127 Pts
4-Core 347
8-Core 485
54% 416 Pts
64-Core 485
32% 485 Pts
Socket 1156, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.35 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 96
1-Core 81.3
2-Core 161
70% 113 Pts
4-Core 315
8-Core 423
48% 369 Pts
64-Core 428
29% 428 Pts
LGA1156, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 94.7
1-Core 84.3
2-Core 168
71% 116 Pts
4-Core 312
8-Core 433
48% 373 Pts
64-Core 435
29% 435 Pts
Socket 1156, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 96.4
1-Core 86.1
2-Core 173
73% 118 Pts
4-Core 298
8-Core 438
47% 368 Pts
64-Core 434
29% 434 Pts
Socket 1156, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.55 GHz, turbo 2.65 GHz (avg)
Memory 86.1
1-Core 64.4
2-Core 129
59% 93.1 Pts
4-Core 234
8-Core 332
37% 283 Pts
64-Core 317
21% 317 Pts
CPU1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.55 GHz, turbo 2.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 86.4
1-Core 60.6
2-Core 104
55% 83.6 Pts
4-Core 232
8-Core 313
36% 273 Pts
64-Core 316
21% 316 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.55 GHz, turbo 1.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 89.1
1-Core 42.1
2-Core 82.9
49% 71.4 Pts
4-Core 120
8-Core 158
18% 139 Pts
64-Core 170
11% 170 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.55 GHz, turbo 2.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 78.9
1-Core 32
2-Core 56.4
40% 55.8 Pts
4-Core 102
8-Core 143
16% 123 Pts
64-Core 148
10% 148 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 42,961,978 CPUs tested.

Typical Xeon X3440 Builds (Compare 34,841 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 2%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk

Disqualified System: bin bin

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 19% - Very poor Total price: $35

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Xeon® Processor X3440 (8M Cache, 2.53 GHz)
Code NameLynnfield
Launch DateQ3'09
Processor NumberX3440
# of Cores4
# of Threads8
Cache8 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.2
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography45 nm
VID Voltage Range0.6500V-1.4000V
Recommended Price$230.00
Clock Speed2.53 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency2.93 GHz
Bus Speed2.5 GT/s DMI
Max TDP95 W
Expected DiscontinuanceQ4'12

Memory

Max Memory Size32 GB
Memory TypesDDR3 800/1066/1333
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth21 GB/s
Physical Address Extensions36-bit
ECC Memory SupportedYes

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision2.0
PCI Express Configurations1x16, 2x8, 4x4
Max # of PCI Express Lanes16

Data Protection

AES New InstructionsNo

Advanced Technologies

Virtualization Tech (VT-x)Yes
Intel 64Yes
Idle StatesYes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® TechYes
Thermal Monitoring TechnologiesNo
Turbo Boost Tech1.0
Hyper-Threading TechYes
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)Yes
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
Demand Based SwitchingYes
vPro TechNo

Package

Package Size37.5mm x 37.5mm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedLGA1156
Processing Die Size296 mm2
# of Processing Die Transistors774 million

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechYes

 Comments

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Excellent

2 years ago.

release date. 8 threads and @4.00ghz with overclock. best...


Poor

1 month ago.

the price is very cheap and the quality is too good


Excellent

5 months ago.

It costs 18$ on aliexpress. I7 is more expensive


Excellent

21 months ago.

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Good

3 years ago.

Good for gaming and multi-core tasks. Gets much better if overclocking, but TDP is very high


Excellent

21 months ago.

price/performance for lga1156


Good

2 years ago.

Great cheap cpu , payed only 14$ and offers i7 level of performance and overclocks really well , though it's really starting to show it's age


Excellent

2 years ago.

best cheap cpu


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