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Front view of Intel Xeon 7120M

Reasons to consider the
Intel Xeon 7120M

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Supports more CPUs in SMP configuration 32 vs 1 31 supports more CPUs in SMP configuration
Much more l2 cache 4 MB vs 1 MB 4x more l2 cache; more data can be stored in the l2 cache for quick access later
Much more l2 cache per core 2 MB/core vs 0.25 MB/core 8x more l2 cache per core
Front view of Intel Core i7 4770K

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Intel Core i7 4770K

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Much newer manufacturing process 22 nm vs 65 nm A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running processor
Has a built-in GPU Yes vs No Somewhat common; A separate graphics adapter is not required
Higher clock speed 3.5 GHz vs 3 GHz More than 15% higher clock speed
More l3 cache 8 MB vs 4 MB 2x more l3 cache; more data can be stored in the l3 cache for quick access later
Much better overclocked clock speed (Air) 4.48 GHz vs 3 GHz Around 50% better overclocked clock speed (Air)
Newer Jun, 2013 vs Aug, 2006 Release date over 6 years later
More cores 4 vs 2 Twice as many cores; run more applications at once
More threads 8 vs 4 Twice as many threads
Lower typical power consumption 68.25W vs 77.19W More than 10% lower typical power consumption
Higher Maximum operating temperature 72.72 °C vs 60 °C More than 20% higher Maximum operating temperature
Much better overclocked clock speed (Water) 4.55 GHz vs 3 GHz More than 50% better overclocked clock speed (Water)
Lower annual home energy cost 20.24 $/year vs 22.89 $/year More than 10% lower annual home energy cost
Lower annual commercial energy cost 73.58 $/year vs 83.22 $/year More than 10% lower annual commercial energy cost

Features Key features of the Xeon 7120M  vs Core i7 4770K 

clock speed

Xeon 7120M
3 GHz
Core i7 4770K
3.5 GHz

L2 cache

L3 cache

overclocked clock speed (air)

Xeon 7120M
3 GHz
Core i7 4770K
4.48 GHz

overclocked clock speed (water)

Xeon 7120M
3 GHz
Core i7 4770K
4.55 GHz

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Xeon 7120M  vs
Core i7 4770K 
Clock speed 3 GHz 3.5 GHz
Cores Dual core Quad core

features

Has a NX bit Yes Yes
Supports trusted computing No No
Has virtualization support Yes Yes
Instruction set extensions
SSE2
F16C
MMX
SSE4
AVX
SSE3
EM64T
SSE
SSE4.1
FMA3
SSE4.2
Supplemental SSE3
AES
AVX 2.0
Supports dynamic frequency scaling Yes Yes

power consumption

TDP 95W 84W
Annual home energy cost 22.89 $/year 20.24 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 83.22 $/year 73.58 $/year
Typical power consumption 77.19W 68.25W

details

Xeon 7120M  vs
Core i7 4770K 
Architecture x86-64 x86-64
Threads 4 8
L2 cache 4 MB 1 MB
L2 cache per core 2 MB/core 0.25 MB/core
L3 cache 4 MB 8 MB
L3 cache per core 2 MB/core 2 MB/core
Manufacture process 65 nm 22 nm
Max CPUs 32 1
Operating temperature Unknown - 60°C Unknown - 72.72°C

overclocking

Overclocked clock speed 3 GHz 4.48 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Water) 3 GHz 4.55 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Air) 3 GHz 4.48 GHz

integrated graphics

GPU None GPU
Label N/A Intel® HD Graphics 4600
Number of displays supported N/A 3
GPU clock speed N/A 350 MHz
Turbo clock speed N/A 1,250 MHz

bus

Architecture FSB DMI 2.0
Number of links 1 0
Intel Xeon 7120M
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