Intel Xeon W3503: specs and benchmarks

Intel Xeon W3503

Summary

Intel started Intel Xeon W3503 sales on March 2009 at a recommended price of $65. This is Bloomfield architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 2 cores and 2 threads, and is based on 45 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 2.4 GHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is Intel Socket 1366 processor with a TDP of 130 Watt. It supports DDR3 memory.

It provides poor benchmark performance at 3.71 percent of a leader's which is AMD EPYC 7742.

General info

Of Xeon W3503 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
32.37
 
Type
Server
 
Achitecture codename
Bloomfield
 
Release date
on March 2009
 
Launch price (MSRP)
$65
 
Price now
$16.22
 
of 8685 (Xeon E5-4650L)

Technical specs

Xeon W3503's quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Xeon W3503's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
2
 
Number of threads
2
 
Maximum frequency
2.4 GHz
 
of 5 (FX-9590)
L1 cache
64 KB (per core)
 
of 896 (Core i9-7940X)
L2 cache
256 KB (per core)
 
of 8192 (FX-8350)
L3 cache
4 MB (shared)
 
Manufacturing process technology
45 nm
 
Die size
263 mm2
 
Transistor count
731 million
 
of 19200 (EPYC 7551P)
64 bit support
+
 

Compatibility

Information on Xeon W3503 compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Max number of CPUs in a configuration
1
 
Socket
1366
 
Power consumption (TDP)
130 Watt
 
of 650 (Atom Z500)

Security technologies

Xeon W3503 technologies aimed at raising security, for example, by protecting against hacks.
TXT
+
 

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Xeon W3503 are enumerated here.
VT-x
+
 

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Xeon W3503.
Supported memory types
DDR3
 

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Xeon W3503. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

3.71

Passmark

1756

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Xeon W3503 is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Xeon W3503 performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

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