Intel Xeon E5-2420 v2: specs and benchmarks
Intel started Intel Xeon E5-2420 v2 sales on September 2013 at a recommended price of $480. This is Ivy Bridge-EN architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 6 cores and 12 threads, and is based on 22 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 2.70 GHz and a locked multiplier.
Compatibility-wise, this is FCLGA1356 processor with a TDP of 80 Watt. It supports DDR3-800, DDR3-1066, DDR3-1333, DDR3-1600 memory.
It provides poor benchmark performance at 18.25 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3970X.