Average Bench: 60% (511th of 1316)

Based on 2,613 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000206C2, 0FABFBFF000206C2, 1FABFBFF000206C2, 1F8BFBFF000206C2, 1789FBFF000206C2 Model: Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5620 @ 2.40GHz

Above average average bench

The Intel Xeon E5620 averaged 39.9% 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 82.7Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 59.4Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Xeon E5620 is just 17.6%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Xeon E5620 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 271Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 268Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,613 samples)
Min Avg Max
67.9 Memory 82.7 91.5
41.2 1-Core 59.4 64.8
78.9 2-Core 117 128
55.3% 86.4 Pts
Min Avg Max
139 4-Core 210 246
190 8-Core 268 311
31.5% 239 Pts
Min Avg Max
191 64-Core 271 315
18.2% 271 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CPU1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz
Memory 90
1-Core 63
2-Core 125
60% 92.6 Pts
4-Core 235
8-Core 203
31% 219 Pts
64-Core 222
15% 222 Pts
CPU, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 83.4
1-Core 62.1
2-Core 120
56% 88.5 Pts
4-Core 207
8-Core 277
32% 242 Pts
64-Core 271
18% 271 Pts
CPU0 PROCESSOR, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 77.9
1-Core 58.1
2-Core 115
53% 83.7 Pts
4-Core 175
8-Core 187
24% 181 Pts
64-Core 247
17% 247 Pts
CPU1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.35 GHz (avg)
Memory 67
1-Core 45.3
2-Core 107
46% 73.1 Pts
4-Core 135
8-Core 308
27% 221 Pts
64-Core 307
21% 307 Pts
CPU1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.05 GHz (avg)
Memory 58.1
1-Core 38.5
2-Core 101
40% 65.8 Pts
4-Core 156
8-Core 291
28% 224 Pts
64-Core 313
21% 313 Pts
CPU1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 1.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 48.6
1-Core 35.5
2-Core 93.3
36% 59.1 Pts
4-Core 159
8-Core 245
26% 202 Pts
64-Core 246
16% 246 Pts
CPU1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 1.85 GHz (avg)
Memory 33.7
1-Core 38.8
2-Core 79.1
30% 50.5 Pts
4-Core 163
8-Core 245
26% 204 Pts
64-Core 244
16% 244 Pts
CPU1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 1.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 33.3
1-Core 38.4
2-Core 74.2
29% 48.6 Pts
4-Core 138
8-Core 241
24% 189 Pts
64-Core 239
16% 239 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 44,091,257 CPUs tested.

Typical Xeon E5620 Builds (Compare 2,921 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 9%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 58%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 8%
Tree trunk

System: Dell Precision WorkStation T5500

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 17% - Very poor Total price: $35

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Xeon® Processor E5620 (12M Cache, 2.40 GHz, 5.86 GT/s Intel® QPI)
Code NameWestmere EP
Launch DateQ1'10
Processor NumberE5620
# of Cores4
# of Threads8
Cache12 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.2
Embedded Options AvailableYes
Lithography32 nm
VID Voltage Range0.750V-1.350V
Recommended Price$391.00 - $392.00
Clock Speed2.4 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency2.66 GHz
Bus Speed5.86 GT/s QPI
QPI Links2
Max TDP80 W

Memory

Max Memory Size288 GB
Memory TypesDDR3 800/1066
Memory Channels3
Memory Bandwidth25.6 GB/s
Physical Address Extensions40-bit
ECC Memory SupportedYes

Data Protection

AES New InstructionsYes

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

Package

Package Size42.5mm X 45mm
Max CPU Configuration2
Sockets SupportedFCLGA1366

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechYes

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