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Intel Core i7-4960X
Intel Xeon E3-1285L v3
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Top 37%
Intel Core i7-4960X
Intel Xeon E3-1285L v3
Top specs and features

Intel Core i7-4960X vs Intel Xeon E3-1285L v3: 27 facts in comparison

1. total clock speed

1.74x faster CPU clock speed.
6 x 3.6GHz
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX: 32 x 3GHz
4 x 3.1GHz

2. RAM speed

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.
1866MHz
AMD Ryzen 5 2500X: 2933MHz
1600MHz

3. CPU threads

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.
12
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX: 64
8

4. semiconductor size

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
22nm
AMD Ryzen 5 2500X: 12nm
22nm

5. L2 cache

A larger L2 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
1.5MB
Intel Xeon Phi 7235: 32MB
1MB

6. L1 cache

A larger L1 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
384KB
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2970WX: 2250KB
256KB

7. Supports 64-bit

A 32-bit operating system can only support up to 4GB of RAM. 64-bit allows more than 4GB, giving increased performance. It also allows you to run 64-bit applications.
Intel Core i7-4960X
Intel Xeon E3-1285L v3
97% have it

8. thermal design power (TDP)

The thermal design power (TDP) is the maximum amount of power the cooling system needs to dissipate. A lower TDP typically means that it consumes less power.
130W
Intel Atom E3805: 3W
65W

9. Has integrated graphics

With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.
Intel Core i7-4960X
Intel Xeon E3-1285L v3
56% have it

10. L2 core

More data can be stored in the L2 cache for access by each core of the CPU.
0.25MB/core
Intel Core i5-4200Y: 2.5MB/core
0.25MB/core

11. Has AES

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.
Intel Core i7-4960X
Intel Xeon E3-1285L v3
79% have it

12. L3 cache

A larger L3 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
15MB
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX: 64MB
8MB

13. Has dynamic frequency scaling

Dynamic frequency scaling is a technology that allows the processor to conserve power and reduce noise when it is under a light load.
Intel Core i7-4960X
Intel Xeon E3-1285L v3
88% have it

14. Uses hyperthreading technology

Many of Intel's processors use hyperthreading, which means that each core of the processor can work on two threads at once instead of most processors which work on a single thread per core. This means you can have significant performance gains in certain applications.
Intel Core i7-4960X
Intel Xeon E3-1285L v3
57% have it

15. memory channels

More memory channels increases the speed of data transfer between the memory and the CPU.
4
Intel Atom x5-Z8350: 12.8
2

16. Supports hardware-assisted virtualization

It is easier to obtain better performance when using virtualization if it is hardware-assisted.
Intel Core i7-4960X
Intel Xeon E3-1285L v3
94% have it

17. L3 core

More data can be stored in the L3 cache for access by each core of the CPU.
2.5MB/core
Intel Core i9-7960X: 22MB/core
2MB/core

18. Has Tri-Gate transistors

An advanced transistor technology developed by Intel that allows lower power consumption and higher speeds.
Intel Core i7-4960X
Intel Xeon E3-1285L v3
32% have it

19. Has NX bit

NX bit helps protect the computer from malicious attacks.
Intel Core i7-4960X
Intel Xeon E3-1285L v3
94% have it

20. SSE version

SSE is used to speed up multimedia tasks such as editing an image or adjusting audio volume. Each new version contains new instructions and improvements.
4.2
Intel Core i5-9600K: 4.2
4.2

21. Has MMX

MMX is used to speed up tasks such as adjusting the contrast of an image or adjusting volume.
Intel Core i7-4960X
Intel Xeon E3-1285L v3
95% have it

22. Has AVX

AVX is used to help speed up calculations in multimedia, scientific and financial applications, as well as improving Linux RAID software performance.
Intel Core i7-4960X
Intel Xeon E3-1285L v3
79% have it

23. Has RdRand

RdRand is an instruction set used for cryptography.
Intel Core i7-4960X
Intel Xeon E3-1285L v3
23% have it

24. Supports ECC memory

Error-correcting code memory can detect and correct data corruption. It is used when is it essential to avoid corruption, such as scientific computing or when running a server.
Intel Core i7-4960X
Intel Xeon E3-1285L v3
43% have it

25. Has Intel Quick Sync Video

This allows very fast video transcoding times, for example when ripping a DVD or Blu-ray to your computer.
Intel Core i7-4960X
Intel Xeon E3-1285L v3
34% have it

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