Intel Xeon 5148 vs E5502
Comparing Xeon 5148 and Xeon E5502 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Xeon 5148 and Xeon E5502 quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Xeon 5148 and Xeon E5502 performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider their test results.
Number of cores
Number of threads
64 KB (per core)
256 KB (per core)
4 MB (shared)
Manufacturing process technology
Maximum core temperature
64 bit support
VID voltage range
Information on Xeon 5148 and Xeon E5502 compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Max number of CPUs in a configuration
Power consumption (TDP)
Technologies and extensions
Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Xeon 5148 and Xeon E5502. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)
Demand Based Switching
Xeon 5148 and Xeon E5502 technologies aimed at raising security, for example, by protecting against hacks.
Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Xeon 5148 and Xeon E5502 are enumerated here.
Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Xeon 5148 and Xeon E5502.
Supported memory types
Maximum memory size
Max memory channels
Maximum memory bandwidth
ECC memory support
Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Xeon 5148 and Xeon E5502. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
Xeon 5148 1.26 +17.8%
Xeon E5502 1.07
Xeon 5148 1006 +17.9%
Xeon E5502 853
Let's see how good Xeon 5148 and Xeon E5502 are for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.
Advantages of Intel Xeon 5148
17.8% faster in synthetic tests
Cheaper ($9 vs $95)
Higher maximum frequency (2333 vs 1866 MHz)
Less power hungry (40 vs 80 watts)
Advantages of Intel Xeon E5502
Finer manufacturing process technology (45 vs 65 nm)
TXT (Trusted Execution Technology - protects the system against viruses and rootkits residing in BIOS or in a boot sector)
So, Xeon 5148 or E5502?
Judging by the results of synthetic and gaming tests, Technical City recommends Intel Xeon 5148.
Should you still have questions on choice between Xeon 5148 and Xeon E5502, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.