Intel Xeon W3670: specs and benchmarks

Intel Xeon W3670

Summary

Intel started Xeon W3670 sales on August 2010 at a recommended price of $295. This is Gulftown architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at professional systems. It has 6 cores and 12 threads, and is based on 32 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 3.46 GHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is a FCLGA1366 processor with a TDP of 130 Watt. It supports DDR3-800, DDR3-1066 memory.

It provides good benchmark performance at 25.31 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen 9 3900X.

General info

Of Xeon W3670 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
4.23
 
Type
Server
 
Achitecture codename
Gulftown
 
Release date
August 2010
 
Launch price (MSRP)
$295
 
of 8685 (Xeon E5-4650L)
Price now
$565
 
of 8685 (Xeon E5-4650L)

Technical specs

Xeon W3670's quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Xeon W3670's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
6
 
Number of threads
12
 
Maximum frequency
3.46 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
68 °C
 
of 110 (Atom x7-E3950)
Transistor count
1170 million
 
of 19200
64 bit support
+
 
VID voltage range
0.8V-1.375V
 

Compatibility

Information on Xeon W3670 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
 
of 8
Socket
FCLGA1366
 
Power consumption (TDP)
130 Watt
 
of 1055 (Core i9-10900KF)

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Xeon W3670. 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
36 Bit
 

Security technologies

Xeon W3670 technologies aimed at raising security, for example, by protecting against hacks.
TXT
+
 
EDB
+
 

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Xeon W3670 are enumerated here.
VT-x
+
 
EPT
+
 

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Xeon W3670.
Supported memory types
DDR3-800, DDR3-1066
 
Maximum memory size
24 GB
 
Max memory channels
3
 
Maximum memory bandwidth
25.6 GB / s
 
ECC memory support
+
 

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Xeon W3670. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

25.31

Passmark

8121

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of Xeon W3670. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
7.3 Mh/s
 
 

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Xeon W3670 is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Xeon W3670 performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

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