Intel Xeon 5160 vs W3505
Comparing Xeon 5160 and Xeon W3505 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Xeon 5160 and Xeon W3505 quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Xeon 5160 and Xeon W3505 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 5160 and Xeon W3505 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 5160 and Xeon W3505. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)
Demand Based Switching
Xeon 5160 and Xeon W3505 technologies aimed at raising security, for example, by protecting against hacks.
Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Xeon 5160 and Xeon W3505 are enumerated here.
Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Xeon 5160 and Xeon W3505.
Supported memory types
Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Xeon 5160 and Xeon W3505. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
Xeon 5160 4.08 +6%
Xeon W3505 3.85
Xeon 5160 1956 +6.1%
Xeon W3505 1844
Cryptocurrency mining performance of Xeon 5160 and Xeon W3505. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
Let's see how good Xeon 5160 and Xeon W3505 are for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.
Advantages of Intel Xeon 5160
6% faster in synthetic tests
Less power hungry (80 vs 130 watts)
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
Advantages of Intel Xeon W3505
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 5160 or W3505?
Technical City couldn't decide between Intel Xeon 5160 and Intel Xeon W3505. The differences in performance seem too small.
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