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Front view of Intel Xeon E3-1125C v2

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Intel Xeon E3-1125C v2

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Higher clock speed 2.5 GHz vs 2.1 GHz Around 20% higher clock speed
Slightly more l3 cache 8 MB vs 6 MB Around 35% more l3 cache; more data can be stored in the l3 cache for quick access later
More l3 cache per core 2 MB/core vs 1.5 MB/core Around 35% more l3 cache per core
Newer Jul, 2013 vs Apr, 2012 Release date over 1 years later
Front view of Intel Core i7 3612QE

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Has a built-in GPU Yes vs No Somewhat common; A separate graphics adapter is not required
Slightly lower typical power consumption 28.44W vs 32.5W Around 15% lower typical power consumption
Higher Maximum operating temperature 105 °C vs 100 °C 5% higher Maximum operating temperature
Slightly lower annual home energy cost 8.43 $/year vs 9.64 $/year More than 10% lower annual home energy cost
Slightly lower annual commercial energy cost 30.66 $/year vs 35.04 $/year More than 10% lower annual commercial energy cost

Features Key features of the Xeon E3-1125C v2  vs Core i7 3612QE 

clock speed

L2 cache

L3 cache

overclocked clock speed (air)

overclocked clock speed (water)

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Xeon E3-1125C v2  vs
Core i7 3612QE 
Clock speed 2.5 GHz 2.1 GHz
Cores Quad core Quad core
Socket type
BGA 1284
BGA 1023
Is unlocked No No

features

Has a NX bit Yes Yes
Supports trusted computing Yes Yes
Has virtualization support Yes Yes
Instruction set extensions
SSE2
MMX
SSE4
AVX
SSE3
SSE
SSE4.1
SSE4.2
Supplemental SSE3
AES
Supports dynamic frequency scaling Yes Yes

power consumption

TDP 40W 35W
Annual home energy cost 9.64 $/year 8.43 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 35.04 $/year 30.66 $/year
Typical power consumption 32.5W 28.44W

memory controller

Memory controller Built-in Built-in
Memory type
DDR3-1600
DDR3-1333
DDR3
Channels Dual Channel Dual Channel
Supports ECC Yes Yes
Maximum bandwidth 12,800 MB/s 25,600 MB/s
Maximum memory size 32,768 MB 16,496.64 MB

details

Xeon E3-1125C v2  vs
Core i7 3612QE 
Architecture x86-64 x86-64
Threads 8 8
L2 cache 1 MB 1 MB
L2 cache per core 0.25 MB/core 0.25 MB/core
L3 cache 8 MB 6 MB
L3 cache per core 2 MB/core 1.5 MB/core
Manufacture process 22 nm 22 nm
Max CPUs 1 1
Clock multiplier 18 21
Operating temperature 0 - 100°C Unknown - 105°C

overclocking

Overclocked clock speed 2 GHz 2.1 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Water) 2 GHz 2.1 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Air) 2 GHz 2.1 GHz

integrated graphics

GPU None GPU
Label N/A Intel® HD Graphics 4000
Latest DirectX N/A 10.x
Number of displays supported N/A 3
GPU clock speed N/A 650 MHz
Turbo clock speed N/A 1,000 MHz
3DMark06 N/A 5,344.5

bus

Architecture DMI 2.0 DMI
Number of links 1 1
Transfer rate 5,000 MT/s 5,000 MT/s
Intel Xeon E3-1125C v2
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