Average Bench: 54.4% (310th of 1206)

Based on 396 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000106A5 Model: Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU W3580 @ 3.33GHz

Average average bench

The Intel Xeon W3580 averaged 45.6% 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. Single Core Mixed Speed 84Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 164Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Xeon W3580 is just 12.5%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Xeon W3580 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 394Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 390Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 396 samples)
Min Avg Max
74.9 1-Core 84 88.9
144 2-Core 164 173
58.5% 124 Pts
Min Avg Max
244 4-Core 295 341
296 8-Core 390 454
44.8% 342 Pts
Min Avg Max
311 64-Core 394 450
26.5% 394 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CPU0 PROCESSOR, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.35 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
1-Core 83.8
2-Core 168
59% 126 Pts
4-Core 329
8-Core 335
45% 332 Pts
64-Core 326
22% 326 Pts
CPU0 PROCESSOR, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.35 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
1-Core 84.8
2-Core 163
59% 124 Pts
4-Core 325
8-Core 328
44% 326 Pts
64-Core 327
22% 327 Pts
CPU, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.35 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
1-Core 81
2-Core 169
58% 125 Pts
4-Core 314
8-Core 412
48% 363 Pts
64-Core 417
28% 417 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.35 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
1-Core 84
2-Core 168
59% 126 Pts
4-Core 297
8-Core 429
47% 363 Pts
64-Core 428
29% 428 Pts
CPU, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.35 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
1-Core 85.5
2-Core 160
58% 123 Pts
4-Core 278
8-Core 415
44% 346 Pts
64-Core 418
28% 418 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 22,711,973 CPUs tested.

Typical Xeon W3580 Builds (Compare 7,231 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski

System: HP Z400 Workstation

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 21% - Poor Total price: $55

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Xeon® Processor W3580 (8M Cache, 3.33 GHz, 6.40 GT/s Intel® QPI)
Code NameBloomfield
Launch DateQ3'09
Processor NumberW3580
# of Cores4
# of Threads8
Cache8 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.2
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography45 nm
VID Voltage Range0.800V-1.375V
Recommended Price$1059.00
Clock Speed3.33 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.6 GHz
Bus Speed6.4 GT/s QPI
QPI Links1
Max TDP130 W

Memory

Max Memory Size24 GB
Memory TypesDDR3 800/1066/1333
Memory Channels3
Memory Bandwidth32 GB/s
Physical Address Extensions36-bit
ECC Memory SupportedYes

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
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
Demand Based SwitchingYes

Package

Package Size42.5mm x 45.0mm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCLGA1366
Processing Die Size263 mm2
# of Processing Die Transistors731 million

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechNo

 Comments

Added n/a ago.

Good

20 months ago.

Still holds up to this date as it performs slightly better than the Core i7 950 CPU.


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