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Intel Xeon E3-1278L v4

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Intel Xeon E3-1278L v4 review: specs and price

Intel Xeon E3-1278L v4
Intel Xeon E3-1278L v4

Why is Intel Xeon E3-1278L v4 better than the average?

  • Semiconductor size
    14nmvs23.08nm
  • GPU clock speed
    800MHzvs485.5MHz
  • Thermal design power (TDP)
    47Wvs71.76W
  • DirectX version
    11.2vs11.09
  • PCI Express (PCIe) version
    3vs2.71
  • OpenGL version
    4.3vs3.95
  • SSE version
    4.2vs4.18
  • CPU temperature
    105°Cvs87.76°C

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General info

1.semiconductor size

14nm

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.

Best

AMD Ryzen 5 2500X

12nm

2.GPU clock speed

800MHz

The graphics processing unit (GPU) has a higher clock speed.

Best

Intel Core i7-4770R

1300MHz

3.Supports 64-bit
Intel Xeon E3-1278L v4

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.

4.thermal design power (TDP)

47W

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.

Best

Intel Atom E3805

3W

5.Has integrated graphics
Intel Xeon E3-1278L v4

With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.

6.DirectX version

11.2

DirectX is used in games, with newer versions supporting better graphics.

Best

AMD Ryzen 5 2400GE

12.1

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Performance

1.CPU speed

4 x 2GHz

Best

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX

32 x 3GHz

2.CPU threads

8

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.

Best

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX

64

3.L2 cache

1MB

A larger L2 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.

Best

Intel Xeon Phi 7235

32MB

4.L1 cache

128KB

A larger L1 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.

Best

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2970WX

2250KB

5.turbo clock speed

3.3GHz

When the CPU is running below its limitations, it can boost to a higher clock speed in order to give increased performance.

Best

Intel Core i5-7200U

3100GHz

6.L2 core

0.25MB/core

More data can be stored in the L2 cache for access by each core of the CPU.

Best

Intel Core i5-4200Y

2.5MB/core

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Memory

1.RAM speed

1600MHz

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.

Best

AMD Ryzen 5 2500X

2933MHz

2.maximum memory bandwidth

25.6GB/s

This is the maximum rate that data can be read from or stored into memory.

Best

Intel Xeon E5504

192.2GB/s

3.memory channels

2

More memory channels increases the speed of data transfer between the memory and the CPU.

Best

Intel Atom x5-Z8350

12.8

4.maximum memory size

32GB

The maximum amount of memory (RAM) supported.

Best

Intel Xeon E7-8830

4096GB

5.Supports ECC memory
Intel Xeon E3-1278L v4

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.

6.bus speed

5GHz

The bus is responsible for transferring data between different components of a computer or device.

Best

Intel Atom D2700

2133GHz

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Features

1.Has AES
Intel Xeon E3-1278L v4

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

2.Has dynamic frequency scaling
Intel Xeon E3-1278L v4

Dynamic frequency scaling is a technology that allows the processor to conserve power and reduce noise when it is under a light load.

3.Uses hyperthreading technology
Intel Xeon E3-1278L v4

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.

4.Supports hardware-assisted virtualization
Intel Xeon E3-1278L v4

It is easier to obtain better performance when using virtualization if it is hardware-assisted.

5.Has NX bit
Intel Xeon E3-1278L v4

NX bit helps protect the computer from malicious attacks.

6.Has F16C
Intel Xeon E3-1278L v4

F16C is used to speed up tasks such as adjusting the contrast of an image or adjusting volume.

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