Intel Xeon L5630: specs and benchmarks

Intel Xeon L5630

Summary

Intel started Xeon L5630 sales on March 2010 at a recommended price of $1,100. This is Westmere-EP architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at professional systems. It has 4 cores and 8 threads, and is based on 32 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 2.40 GHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is a FCLGA1366 processor with a TDP of 40 Watt. It supports DDR3-800, DDR3-1066 memory.

It provides poor benchmark performance at 15.00 percent of a leader's which is Intel Core i9-9980XE.

General info

Of Xeon L5630 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
74.26
 
Type
Server
 
Achitecture codename
Westmere-EP
 
Release date
March 2010
 
Launch price (MSRP)
$1,100
 
of 8685 (Xeon E5-4650L)
Price now
$17.33
 
of 8685 (Xeon E5-4650L)

Technical specs

Xeon L5630's quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Xeon L5630's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
4
 
Number of threads
8
 
Maximum frequency
2.4 GHz
 
of 5
L1 cache
64 KB (per core)
 
of 768
L2 cache
256 KB (per core)
 
of 16384
L3 cache
12288 KB (shared)
 
of 65536
Manufacturing process technology
32 nm
 
of 7
Die size
239 mm2
 
Maximum core temperature
63 °C
 
of 105
Transistor count
1170 million
 
of 19200
64 bit support
+
 
VID voltage range
0.75V-1.35V
 

Compatibility

Information on Xeon L5630 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
 
of 8
Socket
FCLGA1366
 
Power consumption (TDP)
40 Watt
 

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Xeon L5630. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
Instruction set extensions
Intel® SSE4.2
 
AES-NI
+
 
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)
+
 
Turbo Boost
1.0
 
Hyper-Threading
+
 
Idle States
+
 
Demand Based Switching
+
 
PAE
40 Bit
 

Security technologies

Xeon L5630 technologies aimed at raising security, for example, by protecting against hacks.
TXT
+
 
EDB
+
 

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Xeon L5630 are enumerated here.
VT-d
+
 
VT-x
+
 
EPT
+
 

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Xeon L5630.
Supported memory types
DDR3-800, DDR3-1066
 
Maximum memory size
288 GB
 
Max memory channels
3
 
Maximum memory bandwidth
25.6 GB / s
 
ECC memory support
+
 

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Xeon L5630. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

15.00

Passmark

4369

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Xeon L5630 is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Xeon L5630 performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

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