Intel Xeon E5472: specs and benchmarks

Intel Xeon E5472


Intel started Intel Xeon E5472 sales 1 October 2007. This is desktop processor primarily aimed at office systems.

Compatibility-wise, this is LGA771 processor.

It provides poor benchmark performance at 2.89 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3990X.

General info

Of Xeon E5472 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
Release date
1 October 2007

Technical specs

Xeon E5472's quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Xeon E5472's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Maximum frequency
3 GHz
Manufacturing process technology
45 nm
Maximum core temperature
67 °C
of 110 (Atom x7-E3950)
VID voltage range


Information on Xeon E5472 compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Xeon E5472. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)
Turbo Boost
Idle States
Thermal Monitoring
Demand Based Switching
FSB parity

Security technologies

Xeon E5472 technologies aimed at raising security, for example, by protecting against hacks.

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Xeon E5472 are enumerated here.

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Xeon E5472. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance




Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of Xeon E5472. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
9.3 Mh/s

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Xeon E5472 is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Xeon E5472 performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

User rating

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