Intel Xeon E3-1220L v3 vs 5140

Intel Xeon E3-1220L v3
Intel Xeon 5140

General info

Comparing Xeon E3-1220L v3 and Xeon 5140 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
n/d
 
15.14
Type
Server
 
Server
Achitecture codename
Haswell-WS
 
Woodcrest
Release date
June 2013
 
June 2006
Launch price (MSRP)
n/d
 
$15
Price now
n/d
 
$32

Technical specs

Xeon E3-1220L v3 and Xeon 5140 quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Xeon E3-1220L v3 and Xeon 5140 performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider their test results.
Number of cores
2
 
2
Number of threads
4
 
2
Maximum frequency
1.5 GHz
 
2.33 GHz
L1 cache
64 KB (per core)
 
n/d
L2 cache
256 KB (per core)
 
4 MB
L3 cache
4096 KB (shared)
 
n/d
Manufacturing process technology
22 nm
 
65 nm
Die size
160 mm2
 
n/d
Maximum core temperature
n/d
 
65 °C
Transistor count
1400 million
 
n/d
64 bit support
+
 
+
VID voltage range
n/d
 
B2=1.0V-1.5V, G0=.85V-1.5V

Compatibility

Information on Xeon E3-1220L v3 and Xeon 5140 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
FCLGA1150
 
LGA771
Power consumption (TDP)
16 Watt
 
65 Watt

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Xeon E3-1220L v3 and Xeon 5140. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
Instruction set extensions
Intel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX2
 
n/d
AES-NI
+
 
-
AVX
+
 
-
vPro
+
 
n/d
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)
+
 
+
Turbo Boost
2.0
 
-
Hyper-Threading
+
 
-
TSX
+
 
-
Idle States
+
 
+
Thermal Monitoring
+
 
+
Flex Memory Access
+
 
n/d
SIPP
+
 
-
Demand Based Switching
n/d
 
-
Fast Memory Access
+
 
n/d
FSB parity
n/d
 
+

Security technologies

Xeon E3-1220L v3 and Xeon 5140 technologies aimed at raising security, for example, by protecting against hacks.
TXT
+
 
-
EDB
+
 
+
Secure Key
+
 
n/d
Identity Protection
+
 
-
OS Guard
+
 
n/d
Anti-Theft
+
 
n/d

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Xeon E3-1220L v3 and Xeon 5140 are enumerated here.
VT-d
+
 
n/d
VT-x
+
 
+
EPT
+
 
-

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Xeon E3-1220L v3 and Xeon 5140.
Supported memory types
DDR3-1333, DDR3-1600
 
DDR2
Maximum memory size
32 GB
 
n/d
Max memory channels
2
 
n/d
Maximum memory bandwidth
25.6 GB / s
 
n/d
ECC memory support
+
 
-

Peripherals

Specifications and connection of peripherals supported by Xeon E3-1220L v3 and Xeon 5140.
PCIe revision
3.0
 
n/d
Max number of PCIe lanes
16
 
n/d

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Xeon E3-1220L v3 and Xeon 5140. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

Xeon E3-1220L v3 6.63 +28.2%
Xeon 5140 5.17

Passmark

Xeon E3-1220L v3 2110 +28.3%
Xeon 5140 1644

Gaming performance

Let's see how good Xeon E3-1220L v3 and Xeon 5140 are for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Advantages of Intel Xeon E3-1220L v3

28.2% faster in synthetic tests
Finer manufacturing process technology (22 vs 65 nm)
Less power hungry (16 vs 65 watts)
AVX (Advanced Vector Extensions - a set of SIMD instructions working with 128- and 256-bit registers)
AVX2 (Advanced Vector Extensions 2 - an extension to AVX, the set of SIMD instructions working with 128- and 256-bit registers)
TXT (Trusted Execution Technology - protects the system against viruses and rootkits residing in BIOS or in a boot sector)
AES-NI (Advanced Encryption Standard New Instructions - additional instructions for hardware acceleration of AES encryption and decryption)
vPro (a marketing umbrella term for several Intel technologies: AMT, TXT, EDB, VT, Anti-Theft and some others)
AES-NI save
TransactionalSynchronizationExtensionVersion
SIPP
IdentityProtectionTechVersion
ECCMemory

Advantages of Intel Xeon 5140

SSE4

So, Xeon E3-1220L v3 or 5140?

Judging by the results of synthetic and gaming tests, Technical City recommends Intel Xeon E3-1220L v3.
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