Intel Xeon 5130 vs 5120

Intel Xeon 5130
Intel Xeon 5120

General info

Comparing Xeon 5130 and Xeon 5120 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
30.74
 
0.23
Type
Server
 
Server
Achitecture codename
Woodcrest
 
Woodcrest
Release date
on June 2006
 
on June 2006
Launch price (MSRP)
$16
 
$45
Price now
$13.26
 
$1628

Technical specs

Xeon 5130 and Xeon 5120 quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Xeon 5130 and Xeon 5120 performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider their test results.
Number of cores
2
 
2
Number of threads
2
 
2
Maximum frequency
2 GHz
 
1.86 GHz
L2 cache
4 MB
 
4 MB
Manufacturing process technology
65 nm
 
65 nm
Maximum core temperature
65 °C
 
65 °C
64 bit support
+
 
+
VID voltage range
B2=1V-1.5V
 
B2=1.0V-1.5V, G0=.85V-1.5V

Compatibility

Information on Xeon 5130 and Xeon 5120 compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Max number of CPUs in a configuration
1
 
1
Socket
771
 
LGA771
Power consumption (TDP)
65 Watt
 
65 Watt

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Xeon 5130 and Xeon 5120. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)
+
 
+
Turbo Boost
-
 
-
Hyper-Threading
-
 
-
Idle States
+
 
+
Thermal Monitoring
+
 
+
Demand Based Switching
-
 
-
FSB parity
+
 
+

Security technologies

Xeon 5130 and Xeon 5120 technologies aimed at raising security, for example, by protecting against hacks.
TXT
-
 
-
EDB
+
 
+

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Xeon 5130 and Xeon 5120 are enumerated here.
VT-x
+
 
+
EPT
-
 
-

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Xeon 5130 and Xeon 5120.
Supported memory types
DDR2
 
DDR2

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Xeon 5130 and Xeon 5120. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

Xeon 5130 2.88 +9.5%
Xeon 5120 2.63

Passmark

Xeon 5130 1366 +9.5%
Xeon 5120 1248

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of Xeon 5130 and Xeon 5120. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
3.2 Mh/s
 
n/d

Gaming performance

Let's see how good Xeon 5130 and Xeon 5120 are for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Advantages of Intel Xeon 5130

9.5% faster in synthetic tests
Cheaper ($16 vs $45)

Advantages of Intel Xeon 5120

We are unaware of any advantages of Intel Xeon 5120 over Intel Xeon 5130.

So, Xeon 5130 or 5120?

Technical City couldn't decide between Intel Xeon 5130 and Intel Xeon 5120. The differences in performance seem too small.
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