Intel Xeon E3-1240 v6
Intel Xeon E3-1240 v6
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Intel Xeon E3-1240 v6 review: 28 facts and highlights

1. total clock speed

4 x 3.7GHz
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX: 32 x 3GHz

2. CPU threads

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

3. semiconductor size

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
14nm
AMD Ryzen 5 2500X: 12nm

4. L2 cache

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

5. L1 cache

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

6. 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 Xeon E3-1240 v6
97% have it

7. 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.
72W
Intel Atom E3805: 3W

8. 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

9. Has AES

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.
Intel Xeon E3-1240 v6
79% have it

10. L3 cache

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

11. 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 Xeon E3-1240 v6
88% have it

12. 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 Xeon E3-1240 v6
57% have it

13. memory channels

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

14. Supports hardware-assisted virtualization

It is easier to obtain better performance when using virtualization if it is hardware-assisted.
Intel Xeon E3-1240 v6
94% have it

15. L3 core

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

16. Has Tri-Gate transistors

An advanced transistor technology developed by Intel that allows lower power consumption and higher speeds.
Intel Xeon E3-1240 v6
32% have it

17. PCI Express (PCIe) version

PCI Express (PCIe) is a high speed expansion card standard, that connects the computer to it's peripherals. Newer versions can support more bandwidth and deliver better performance.
3
Intel Core i9-7920X: 44

18. Has NX bit

NX bit helps protect the computer from malicious attacks.
Intel Xeon E3-1240 v6
94% have it

19. Has FMA3

FMA3 is used to speed up tasks such as adjusting the contrast of an image or adjusting volume.
Intel Xeon E3-1240 v6
45% have it

20. Has MMX

MMX is used to speed up tasks such as adjusting the contrast of an image or adjusting volume.
Intel Xeon E3-1240 v6
95% have it

21. 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

22. Has F16C

F16C is used to speed up tasks such as adjusting the contrast of an image or adjusting volume.
Intel Xeon E3-1240 v6
58% have it

23. 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 Xeon E3-1240 v6
79% 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 Xeon E3-1240 v6
43% have it

25. clock multiplier

The clock multiplier controls the speed of the CPU.
37
Intel Core i7-4870HQ: 47

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