Intel Xeon E3-1225 v3 vs X5672

Intel Xeon E3-1225 v3
Intel Xeon X5672

General info

Comparing Xeon E3-1225 v3 and Xeon X5672 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
5.88
 
9.41
Type
Server
 
Server
Architecture codename
Haswell-WS
 
Westmere-EP
Release date
2 June 2013
 
14 February 2011
Launch price (MSRP)
$384
 
$115
Price now
$458
 
$284

Technical specs

Xeon E3-1225 v3 and Xeon X5672 quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Xeon E3-1225 v3 and Xeon X5672 performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider their test results.
Number of cores
4
 
4
Number of threads
4
 
8
Base frequency
3.2 GHz
 
3.2 GHz
Maximum frequency
3.6 GHz
 
3.6 GHz
L1 cache
64 KB (per core)
 
64 KB (per core)
L2 cache
256 KB (per core)
 
256 KB (per core)
L3 cache
8192 KB (shared)
 
12 MB (shared)
Manufacturing process technology
22 nm
 
32 nm
Die size
160 mm2
 
239 mm2
Maximum core temperature
no data
 
83 °C
Transistor count
1,400 million
 
1,170 million
64 bit support
+
 
+
VID voltage range
no data
 
0.75V-1.35V

Compatibility

Information on Xeon E3-1225 v3 and Xeon X5672 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
 
2
Socket
FCLGA1150
 
FCLGA1366
Power consumption (TDP)
84 Watt
 
95 Watt

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Xeon E3-1225 v3 and Xeon X5672. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
Instruction set extensions
Intel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX2
 
Intel® SSE4.2
AES-NI
+
 
+
AVX
+
 
-
vPro
+
 
no data
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)
+
 
+
Turbo Boost
2.0
 
1.0
Hyper-Threading
-
 
+
TSX
+
 
-
Idle States
+
 
+
Thermal Monitoring
+
 
-
Flex Memory Access
+
 
no data
SIPP
+
 
-
Demand Based Switching
no data
 
+
PAE
no data
 
40 Bit
FDI
+
 
no data
Fast Memory Access
+
 
no data

Security technologies

Xeon E3-1225 v3 and Xeon X5672 technologies aimed at raising security, for example, by protecting against hacks.
TXT
+
 
+
EDB
+
 
+
Secure Key
+
 
no data
Identity Protection
+
 
-
OS Guard
+
 
no data
Anti-Theft
+
 
no data

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Xeon E3-1225 v3 and Xeon X5672 are enumerated here.
VT-d
+
 
+
VT-x
+
 
+
EPT
+
 
+

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Xeon E3-1225 v3 and Xeon X5672.
Supported memory types
DDR3L-1333, DDR3L-1600
 
DDR3-800, DDR3-1066, DDR3-1333
Maximum memory size
32 GB
 
288 GB
Max memory channels
2
 
3
Maximum memory bandwidth
25.6 GB/s
 
32 GB/s
ECC memory support
+
 
+

Graphics specifications

General parameters of GPUs integrated into Xeon E3-1225 v3 and Xeon X5672.
Integrated graphics
Intel HD P4600
 
no data
Quick Sync
+
 
-
Clear Video HD
+
 
no data
Graphics max frequency
1.2 GHz
 
no data
InTru 3D
+
 
no data

Graphics interfaces

Available interfaces and connections of Xeon E3-1225 v3 and Xeon X5672 integrated GPUs.
Number of displays supported
3
 
no data

Peripherals

Specifications and connection of peripherals supported by Xeon E3-1225 v3 and Xeon X5672.
PCIe revision
3.0
 
no data
Max number of PCIe lanes
16
 
no data

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Xeon E3-1225 v3 and Xeon X5672. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

Xeon E3-1225 v3 6.42 +0.8%
Xeon X5672 6.37

Passmark

Xeon E3-1225 v3 5218 +0.8%
Xeon X5672 5179

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of Xeon E3-1225 v3 and Xeon X5672. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
6 Mh/s
 
no data

Gaming performance

Let's see how good Xeon E3-1225 v3 and Xeon X5672 are for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Advantages of Intel Xeon E3-1225 v3

0.8% faster in synthetic tests
Much newer (2 June 2013 vs 14 February 2011)
Finer manufacturing process technology (22 vs 32 nm)
Less power hungry (84 vs 95 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)
vPro (a marketing umbrella term for several Intel technologies: AMT, TXT, EDB, VT, Anti-Theft and some others)
TransactionalSynchronizationExtensionVersion
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
SIPP
IdentityProtectionTechVersion
QuickSyncVideo

Advantages of Intel Xeon X5672

Cheaper ($115 vs $384)
HyperThreading (allows one physical CPU function as two logical ones. It increases performance, since while one logical CPU is waiting for data, the second may still do useful work)

So, Xeon E3-1225 v3 or X5672?

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