Intel Xeon E3-1225 v5 vs E3-1240L v5

Intel Xeon E3-1225 v5
Intel Xeon E3-1240L v5

General info

Comparing Xeon E3-1225 v5 and Xeon E3-1240L v5 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Type
Server
 
Server
Series
Intel Xeon E3
 
Intel Xeon E3
Architecture codename
Skylake
 
Skylake
Release date
19 October 2015
 
19 October 2015
Launch price (MSRP)
$224
 
$278

Technical specs

Xeon E3-1225 v5 and Xeon E3-1240L v5 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 v5 and Xeon E3-1240L v5 performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider their test results.
Number of cores
4
 
4
Number of threads
4
 
8
Maximum frequency
3.7 GHz
 
3.2 GHz
Bus support
4 × 8 GT/s
 
4 × 8 GT/s
L1 cache
256 KB
 
256 KB
L2 cache
1 MB
 
1 MB
L3 cache
8 MB
 
8 MB
Manufacturing process technology
14 nm
 
14 nm
Die size
122 mm2
 
122 mm2
64 bit support
+
 
+
VID voltage range
0.55V-1.52V
 
0.55V-1.52V

Compatibility

Information on Xeon E3-1225 v5 and Xeon E3-1240L v5 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
FCLGA1151
 
FCLGA1151
Power consumption (TDP)
80 Watt
 
25 Watt

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Xeon E3-1225 v5 and Xeon E3-1240L v5. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
Instruction set extensions
Intel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX2
 
Intel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX2
AES-NI
+
 
+
AVX
+
 
+
vPro
+
 
+
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)
+
 
+
Turbo Boost
2.0
 
2.0
Hyper-Threading
-
 
+
TSX
+
 
+
Idle States
+
 
+
Thermal Monitoring
+
 
+

Security technologies

Xeon E3-1225 v5 and Xeon E3-1240L v5 technologies aimed at raising security, for example, by protecting against hacks.
TXT
+
 
+
EDB
+
 
+
Secure Key
+
 
+
MPX
+
 
+
SGX
Yes with Intel® ME
 
Yes with both Intel® SPS and Intel® ME
OS Guard
+
 
+

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Xeon E3-1225 v5 and Xeon E3-1240L v5 are enumerated here.
VT-d
+
 
+
VT-x
+
 
+
EPT
+
 
+

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Xeon E3-1225 v5 and Xeon E3-1240L v5.
Supported memory types
DDR4-1866, DDR4-2133, DDR3L-1333, DDR3L-1600
 
DDR4-1866, DDR4-2133, DDR3L-1333, DDR3L-1600
Maximum memory size
64 GB
 
64 GB
Max memory channels
2
 
2
Maximum memory bandwidth
34.1 GB/s
 
34.1 GB/s
ECC memory support
+
 
+

Graphics specifications

General parameters of GPUs integrated into Xeon E3-1225 v5 and Xeon E3-1240L v5.
Integrated graphics
 
no data
Max video memory
64 GB
 
no data
Quick Sync
+
 
-
Clear Video
+
 
-
Clear Video HD
+
 
-
Graphics max frequency
1.15 GHz
 
no data
InTru 3D
+
 
-

Graphics interfaces

Available interfaces and connections of Xeon E3-1225 v5 and Xeon E3-1240L v5 integrated GPUs.
Number of displays supported
3
 
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eDP
+
 
no data
DisplayPort
+
 
-
HDMI
+
 
-
DVI
+
 
no data

Graphics image quality

Maximum display resolutions supported by Xeon E3-1225 v5 and Xeon E3-1240L v5 integrated GPUs, including resolutions over different interfaces.
4K resolution support
+
 
-
Max resolution over HDMI 1.4
4096x2304@24Hz
 
N/A
Max resolution over eDP
4096x2304@60Hz
 
N/A
Max resolution over DisplayPort
4096x2304@60Hz
 
N/A
Max resolution over VGA
N/A
 
N/A

Graphics API support

APIs supported by Xeon E3-1225 v5 and Xeon E3-1240L v5 integrated GPUs, sometimes API versions are included.
DirectX
12
 
N/A
OpenGL
4.4
 
N/A

Peripherals

Specifications and connection of peripherals supported by Xeon E3-1225 v5 and Xeon E3-1240L v5.
PCIe revision
3.0
 
3.0
Max number of PCIe lanes
16
 
16

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Xeon E3-1225 v5 and Xeon E3-1240L v5. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

Xeon E3-1225 v5 6.94
Xeon E3-1240L v5 7.32 +5.5%

Passmark

Xeon E3-1225 v5 5640
Xeon E3-1240L v5 5951 +5.5%

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of Xeon E3-1225 v5 and Xeon E3-1240L v5. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
40 Mh/s
 
no data

Gaming performance

Let's see how good Xeon E3-1225 v5 and Xeon E3-1240L v5 are for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Advantages of Intel Xeon E3-1225 v5

Cheaper ($224 vs $278)
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Advantages of Intel Xeon E3-1240L v5

5.5% faster in synthetic tests
Less power hungry (25 vs 80 watts)

So, Xeon E3-1225 v5 or E3-1240L v5?

Technical City couldn't decide between Intel Xeon E3-1225 v5 and Intel Xeon E3-1240L v5. The differences in performance seem too small.
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