Intel Xeon E5-2690: specs and benchmarks
Intel started Xeon E5-2690 sales on March 2012 at a recommended price of $397. This is Sandy Bridge-EP architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at professional systems. It has 8 cores and 16 threads, and is based on 32 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 3.80 GHz and a locked multiplier.
Compatibility-wise, this is a FCLGA2011 processor with a TDP of 135 Watt. It supports DDR3-800, DDR3-1066, DDR3-1333, DDR3-1600 memory.
It provides good benchmark performance at 47.11 percent of a leader's which is Intel Core i9-9980XE.