Intel Xeon E5503 vs 5130

Intel Xeon E5503
Intel Xeon 5130

General info

Comparing Xeon E5503 and Xeon 5130 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
1.44
 
30.74
Type
Server
 
Server
Achitecture codename
Gainestown
 
Woodcrest
Release date
on March 2010
 
on June 2006
Launch price (MSRP)
$287
 
$16
Price now
$287
 
$13.26

Technical specs

Xeon E5503 and Xeon 5130 quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Xeon E5503 and Xeon 5130 performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider their test results.
Number of cores
2
 
2
Number of threads
2
 
2
Maximum frequency
2 GHz
 
2 GHz
L1 cache
64 KB (per core)
 
n/d
L2 cache
256 KB (per core)
 
4 MB
L3 cache
4 MB (shared)
 
n/d
Manufacturing process technology
45 nm
 
65 nm
Die size
263 mm2
 
n/d
Maximum core temperature
76 °C
 
65 °C
Transistor count
731 million
 
n/d
64 bit support
+
 
+
VID voltage range
0.75V -1.35V
 
B2=1V-1.5V

Compatibility

Information on Xeon E5503 and Xeon 5130 compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Max number of CPUs in a configuration
2
 
1
Socket
FCLGA1366
 
771
Power consumption (TDP)
80 Watt
 
65 Watt

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Xeon E5503 and Xeon 5130. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)
+
 
+
Turbo Boost
-
 
-
Hyper-Threading
-
 
-
Idle States
+
 
+
Thermal Monitoring
-
 
+
Demand Based Switching
+
 
-
PAE
40 Bit
 
n/d
FSB parity
n/d
 
+

Security technologies

Xeon E5503 and Xeon 5130 technologies aimed at raising security, for example, by protecting against hacks.
TXT
+
 
-
EDB
+
 
+

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Xeon E5503 and Xeon 5130 are enumerated here.
VT-d
+
 
n/d
VT-x
+
 
+
EPT
+
 
-

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Xeon E5503 and Xeon 5130.
Supported memory types
DDR3-800
 
DDR2
Maximum memory size
144 GB
 
n/d
Max memory channels
3
 
n/d
Maximum memory bandwidth
19.2 GB / s
 
n/d
ECC memory support
+
 
-

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Xeon E5503 and Xeon 5130. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

Xeon E5503 2.92 +1.4%
Xeon 5130 2.88

Passmark

Xeon E5503 1381 +1.1%
Xeon 5130 1366

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of Xeon E5503 and Xeon 5130. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
n/d
 
3.2 Mh/s

Gaming performance

Let's see how good Xeon E5503 and Xeon 5130 are for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Advantages of Intel Xeon E5503

1.4% faster in synthetic tests
Finer manufacturing process technology (45 vs 65 nm)
TXT (Trusted Execution Technology - protects the system against viruses and rootkits residing in BIOS or in a boot sector)
ECCMemory

Advantages of Intel Xeon 5130

Cheaper ($16 vs $287)
Less power hungry (65 vs 80 watts)
SSE4
Thermal Monitoring Technologies

So, Xeon E5503 or 5130?

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