Intel Xeon E5-2420: specs and benchmarks
Intel started Xeon E5-2420 sales on May 2012 at a recommended price of $390. This is Sandy Bridge-EN architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at professional systems. It has 6 cores and 12 threads, and is based on 32 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 2.40 GHz and a locked multiplier.
Compatibility-wise, this is a FCLGA1356 processor with a TDP of 95 Watt. It supports DDR3-800, DDR3-1066, DDR3-1333 memory.
It provides poor benchmark performance at 22.15 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen 9 3900X.