Average Bench: 68.4% (140th of 1206)

Based on 1,297 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000506E3 Model: Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E3-1230 v5 @ 3.40GHz

Above average average bench

The Intel Xeon E3-1230 v5 averaged 31.5% 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. Single Core Mixed Speed 106Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 205Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Xeon E3-1230 v5 is 21.6%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Xeon E3-1230 v5 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 574Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 565Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,297 samples)
Min Avg Max
87.2 1-Core 106 116
167 2-Core 205 230
73.3% 155 Pts
Min Avg Max
298 4-Core 369 441
468 8-Core 565 608
59.8% 467 Pts
Min Avg Max
499 64-Core 574 611
38.5% 574 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
1-Core 112
2-Core 209
76% 160 Pts
4-Core 378
8-Core 599
62% 488 Pts
64-Core 616
41% 616 Pts
CPU, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
1-Core 105
2-Core 204
73% 154 Pts
4-Core 412
8-Core 358
54% 385 Pts
64-Core 367
25% 367 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
1-Core 108
2-Core 211
75% 160 Pts
4-Core 368
8-Core 572
60% 470 Pts
64-Core 570
38% 570 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
1-Core 102
2-Core 180
68% 141 Pts
4-Core 342
8-Core 545
56% 444 Pts
64-Core 550
37% 550 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
1-Core 85.6
2-Core 201
66% 143 Pts
4-Core 361
8-Core 526
57% 444 Pts
64-Core 563
38% 563 Pts
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
1-Core 91.8
2-Core 172
63% 132 Pts
4-Core 300
8-Core 464
49% 382 Pts
64-Core 474
32% 474 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 23,793,734 CPUs tested.

Typical Xeon E3-1230 v5 Builds (Compare 505 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 72%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus E3 PRO GAMING V5

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $488

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Xeon® Processor E3-1230 v5 (8M Cache, 3.40 GHz)
Code NameSkylake
Launch DateQ4'15
Processor NumberE3-1230V5
# of Cores4
# of Threads8
Cache8 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography14 nm
VID Voltage Range0.55V-1.52V
Recommended Price$250.00 - $261.00
Clock Speed3.40 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.80 GHz
Bus Speed8 GT/s DMI3
Scalability1S Only
Max TDP80 W

Graphics

Processor GraphicsNone
Graphics OutputN/A
Wireless DisplayNo
# of Displays Supported0
Quick Sync VideoNo
InTru 3D TechNo
Clear Video HD TechNo
Clear Video Tech for MIDNo

Memory

Max Memory Size64 GB
Memory TypesDDR4-1866/2133, DDR3L-1333/1600 @ 1.35V
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth34.1 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedYes

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision3.0
PCI Express Configurations1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4
Max # of PCI Express Lanes16

Data Protection

AES New InstructionsYes
Secure KeyYes

Advanced Technologies

Virtualization Tech (VT-x)Yes
Intel 64Yes
Idle StatesYes
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-NIYes
vPro TechYes

Package

Package Size37.5mm x 37.5mm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCLGA1151

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes
Trusted Execution TechYes

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