Intel Xeon X3370 vs X5450

General info

Comparing Xeon X3370 and Xeon X5450 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture, sales start time and price.

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Release date
1 July 2008 (13 years ago)
1 October 2007 (13 years ago)
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Technical specs

Xeon X3370 and Xeon X5450 basic parameters such as number of cores, number of threads, base frequency and turbo boost clock, lithography, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of CPU speed, though for more precise assessment you have to consider their test results.

64 bit support

Benchmark performance

Various benchmark results of the processors in comparison. Overall score is measured in points in 0-100 range, higher is better.

Overall score

This is our combined benchmark performance rating. We are regularly improving our combining algorithms, but if you find some perceived inconsistencies, feel free to speak up in comments section, we usually fix problems quickly.

Xeon X3370 2.79 +3.3%
Xeon X5450 2.70


Passmark CPU Mark is a widespread benchmark, consisting of 8 different types of workload, including integer and floating point math, extended instructions, compression, encryption and physics calculation. There is also one separate single-threaded scenario measuring single-core performance.

Xeon X3370 2446 +3.3%
Xeon X5450 2367

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of Xeon X3370 and Xeon X5450. Usually measured in megahashes per second.

Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
no data
9.6 Mh/s

Gaming performance

Let's see how good Xeon X3370 and Xeon X5450 are for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately. Also, your gaming PC must have a decent enough GPU to perform well.

Both CPUs satisfy the 86% minimum and 78% recommended requirements of all games known to us.


Advantages of Intel Xeon X3370

3.3% higher performance in benchmarks

Somewhat newer (1 July 2008 vs 1 October 2007)

Cheaper ($100 vs $109)

Advantages of Intel Xeon X5450

We are unaware of any advantages of Intel Xeon X5450 over Intel Xeon X3370.

So, which one is the better CPU?

Technical City couldn't decide between Intel Xeon X3370 and Intel Xeon X5450. The differences in performance seem too small.

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