Intel Xeon E5-1680 v3: specs and benchmarks

Intel Xeon E5-1680 v3

Summary

Intel started Intel Xeon E5-1680 v3 sales 1 July 2014. This is Haswell architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 8 cores and 16 threads, and is based on 22 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 3800 MHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is FCLGA2011-3 processor with a TDP of 140 Watt. It supports DDR4-1333, DDR4-1600, DDR4-1866, DDR4-2133 memory.

It provides poor benchmark performance at 14.89 percent of a leader's which is AMD EPYC 7763.

General info

Of Xeon E5-1680 v3 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture, sales start time and pricing.

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Value for money (0-100)
2.38
 
Market segment
Server
 
Architecture codename
Haswell
 
Launch date
1 July 2014 (6 years ago)
 
Price now
$986
 

Technical specs

Basic processor parameters such as number of cores, number of threads, base frequency and turbo boost clock, lithography, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters can generally indicate CPU performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.

Physical cores
8
 
Threads
16
 
Base clock speed
3.2 GHz
 
of 4.7 (FX-9590)
Boost clock speed
3.8 GHz
 
L3 cache
20 MB SmartCache
 
Chip lithography
22 nm
 
of 5 (Apple M1)
Maximum core temperature
66 °C
 
of 110 (Atom x7-E3950)
64 bit support
+
 
VID voltage range
0.65–1.3V
 

Compatibility

Information on Xeon E5-1680 v3 compatibility with other computer components and devices: motherboard (look for socket type), power supply unit (look for power consumption) etc. Useful when planning a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.

Number of CPUs in a configuration
1
 
Socket
FCLGA2011-3
 
Thermal design power (TDP)
140 Watt
 

Technologies and extensions

Technological capabilities and additional instructions supported by Xeon E5-1680 v3. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.

Instruction set extensions
Intel® AVX2
 
AES-NI
+
 
vPro
+
 
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)
+
 
Turbo Boost Technology
2.0
 
Hyper-Threading Technology
+
 
Idle States
+
 
Thermal Monitoring
+
 
Flex Memory Access
-
 
Demand Based Switching
+
 
PAE
46 Bit
 

Security technologies

Processor technologies aimed at improving security, for example, by protecting against hacks.

TXT
+
 
EDB
+
 
Secure Key
+
 
Identity Protection
+
 
OS Guard
+
 

Virtualization technologies

Supported virtual machine optimization technologies. Some are specific to Intel only, some to AMD.

VT-d
+
 
VT-x
+
 
EPT
+
 

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Xeon E5-1680 v3's memory controller.

Supported memory types
DDR4-1333, DDR4-1600, DDR4-1866, DDR4-2133
 
of 4266 (Ryzen 9 4900H)
Maximum memory size
768 GB
 
Max memory channels
4
 
Maximum memory bandwidth
68 GB/s
 
ECC memory support
+
 

Peripherals

Specifications and connection types of supported peripherals.

PCIe revision
3.0
 
Max number of PCIe lanes
40
 
of 128 (EPYC 7551P)

Benchmark performance

Single-core and multi-core benchmark results of Xeon E5-1680 v3. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range, higher is better.

Overall score

This is our combined benchmark performance rating. We are regularly improving our combining algorithms, but if you find some perceived inconsistencies, feel free to speak up in comments section, we usually fix problems quickly.

14.89

Passmark

Passmark CPU Mark is a widespread benchmark, consisting of 8 different tests, including integer and floating point math, extended instructions, compression, encryption and physics calculation. There is also one separate single-threaded scenario.

13055

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Xeon E5-1680 v3 is for a gaming PC, compared with system requirements of some popular titles. Remember that sometimes official hardware requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

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