Intel Xeon E3-1220 v3: specs and benchmarks

Intel Xeon E3-1220 v3

Summary

Intel started Xeon E3-1220 v3 sales on June 2013 at a recommended price of $239. This is Haswell-WS architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at professional systems. It has 4 cores and 4 threads, and is based on 22 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 3.50 GHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is a FCLGA1150 processor with a TDP of 80 Watt. It supports DDR3L-1333, DDR3L-1600 memory.

It provides poor benchmark performance at 24.37 percent of a leader's which is Intel Core i9-9980XE.

General info

Of Xeon E3-1220 v3 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
8.68
 
Type
Server
 
Achitecture codename
Haswell-WS
 
Release date
June 2013
 
Launch price (MSRP)
$239
 
of 8685 (Xeon E5-4650L)
Price now
$241
 
of 8685 (Xeon E5-4650L)

Technical specs

Xeon E3-1220 v3's quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Xeon E3-1220 v3's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
4
 
Number of threads
4
 
Maximum frequency
3.5 GHz
 
of 5
L1 cache
64 KB (per core)
 
of 768
L2 cache
256 KB (per core)
 
of 16384
L3 cache
8192 KB (shared)
 
of 65536
Manufacturing process technology
22 nm
 
of 7
Die size
160 mm2
 
Transistor count
1400 million
 
of 19200
64 bit support
+
 

Compatibility

Information on Xeon E3-1220 v3 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
 
of 8
Socket
FCLGA1150
 
Power consumption (TDP)
80 Watt
 

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Xeon E3-1220 v3. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
Instruction set extensions
Intel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX2
 
AES-NI
+
 
AVX
+
 
vPro
+
 
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)
+
 
Turbo Boost
2.0
 
Hyper-Threading
-
 
TSX
+
 
Idle States
+
 
Thermal Monitoring
+
 
Flex Memory Access
+
 
SIPP
+
 
Fast Memory Access
+
 

Security technologies

Xeon E3-1220 v3 technologies aimed at raising security, for example, by protecting against hacks.
TXT
+
 
EDB
+
 
Secure Key
+
 
Identity Protection
+
 
OS Guard
+
 
Anti-Theft
+
 

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Xeon E3-1220 v3 are enumerated here.
VT-d
+
 
VT-x
+
 
EPT
+
 

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Xeon E3-1220 v3.
Supported memory types
DDR3L-1333, DDR3L-1600
 
Maximum memory size
32 GB
 
Max memory channels
2
 
Maximum memory bandwidth
25.6 GB / s
 
ECC memory support
+
 

Peripherals

Specifications and connection of Xeon E3-1220 v3's supported peripherals.
PCIe revision
3.0
 
Max number of PCIe lanes
16
 

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Xeon E3-1220 v3. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

24.37

Passmark

7098

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Xeon E3-1220 v3 is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Xeon E3-1220 v3 performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

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