Intel Xeon E5-2640: specs and benchmarks
Intel started Intel Xeon E5-2640 sales 6 March 2012 at a recommended price of $162. This is Sandy Bridge-EP architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 6 cores and 12 threads, and is based on 32 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 3000 MHz and a locked multiplier.
Compatibility-wise, this is FCLGA2011 processor with a TDP of 95 Watt. It supports DDR3-800, DDR3-1066, DDR3-1333 memory.
It provides poor benchmark performance at 7.96 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3990X.