Average Bench: 73.3% (265th of 1316)

Based on 7,719 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000306E4, 1FABFBFF000306E4 Model: Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5-1620 v2 @ 3.70GHz
Poor: 63%Average: 73.3% Great: 80%
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Good average bench

The Intel Xeon E5-1620 v2 averaged 26.6% 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 84.5Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 95.7Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Xeon E5-1620 v2 is just 16.5%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Xeon E5-1620 v2 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 503Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 497Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 7,719 samples)
Min Avg Max
74.2 Memory 84.5 91.8
74.7 1-Core 95.7 106
154 2-Core 189 203
72.9% 123 Pts
Min Avg Max
267 4-Core 338 399
386 8-Core 497 529
53.8% 417 Pts
Min Avg Max
404 64-Core 503 532
33.7% 503 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 88.2
1-Core 106
2-Core 203
78% 132 Pts
4-Core 390
8-Core 531
60% 460 Pts
64-Core 534
36% 534 Pts
CPU0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Memory 88
1-Core 85.1
2-Core 202
73% 125 Pts
4-Core 376
8-Core 526
59% 451 Pts
64-Core 525
35% 525 Pts
CPU 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 90.9
1-Core 103
2-Core 187
76% 127 Pts
4-Core 343
8-Core 526
56% 434 Pts
64-Core 532
36% 532 Pts
CPU0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 87
1-Core 101
2-Core 191
75% 126 Pts
4-Core 335
8-Core 505
54% 420 Pts
64-Core 513
34% 513 Pts
CPU 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 86.9
1-Core 100
2-Core 197
76% 128 Pts
4-Core 330
8-Core 521
54% 426 Pts
64-Core 519
35% 519 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 87.5
1-Core 95.9
2-Core 178
73% 120 Pts
4-Core 325
8-Core 492
52% 409 Pts
64-Core 479
32% 479 Pts
CPU 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 87.7
1-Core 95.5
2-Core 201
75% 128 Pts
4-Core 324
8-Core 493
52% 408 Pts
64-Core 493
33% 493 Pts
CPU0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 83.9
1-Core 98.2
2-Core 198
74% 127 Pts
4-Core 296
8-Core 297
40% 296 Pts
64-Core 465
31% 465 Pts
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Gaming
Gaming 18%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 16%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Dell Precision T3610

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 62% - Good Total price: $415

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Xeon® Processor E5-1620 v2 (10M Cache, 3.70 GHz)
Code NameIvy Bridge EP
Launch DateQ3'13
Processor NumberE5-1620V2
# of Cores4
# of Threads8
Cache10 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsAVX
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography22 nm
VID Voltage Range0.65–1.30V
Recommended Price$294.00
Clock Speed3.7 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.9 GHz
Bus Speed0 GT/s QPI
QPI Links0
Scalability1S Only
Max TDP130 W

Memory

Max Memory Size256 GB
Memory TypesDDR3 800/1066/1333/1600/1866
Memory Channels4
Memory Bandwidth59.7 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedYes

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision3.0
PCI Express Configurationsx4, x8, x16
Max # of PCI Express Lanes40

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-NINo
Demand Based SwitchingYes
vPro TechYes
Identity Protection TechNo
Flex Memory AccessNo

Package

Package Size52.5mm x 45.0 mm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCLGA2011

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes
Trusted Execution TechYes

 Comments

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7 days ago.

I recently purchased a Dell Precision T3610 to replace my Dell Optiplex 780. This CPU is a 4core/8thread and stock clock is at 3.7 GHz and boosts to 3.9 GHz. Its performance is equivalent to the other high end Ivy-Bridge i7 with the only difference being its support for ECC ram. Compared to the Core2 Duo E8600 in my Optiplex, its a vast improvement to say the least.


Poor

3 months ago.

it can be found for cheap in old workstations and you can put a graphics card in and then it is basically a gaming pc


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