Intel Xeon W3503 vs 5150
Comparing Xeon W3503 and Xeon 5150 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Xeon W3503 and Xeon 5150 quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Xeon W3503 and Xeon 5150 performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider their test results.
Number of cores
Number of threads
64 KB (per core)
256 KB (per core)
4 MB (shared)
Manufacturing process technology
Maximum core temperature
64 bit support
VID voltage range
Information on Xeon W3503 and Xeon 5150 compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Max number of CPUs in a configuration
Power consumption (TDP)
Technologies and extensions
Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Xeon W3503 and Xeon 5150. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)
Demand Based Switching
Xeon W3503 and Xeon 5150 technologies aimed at raising security, for example, by protecting against hacks.
Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Xeon W3503 and Xeon 5150 are enumerated here.
Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Xeon W3503 and Xeon 5150.
Supported memory types
Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Xeon W3503 and Xeon 5150. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
Xeon W3503 1.39 +25.2%
Xeon 5150 1.11
Xeon W3503 1111 +25.7%
Xeon 5150 884
Cryptocurrency mining performance of Xeon W3503 and Xeon 5150. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
Let's see how good Xeon W3503 and Xeon 5150 are for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.
Advantages of Intel Xeon W3503
25.2% 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)
Advantages of Intel Xeon 5150
Cheaper ($16 vs $65)
Higher maximum frequency (2666 vs 2400 MHz)
Less power hungry (65 vs 130 watts)
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
So, Xeon W3503 or 5150?
Judging by the results of synthetic and gaming tests, Technical City recommends Intel Xeon W3503.
Should you still have questions on choice between Xeon W3503 and Xeon 5150, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.