CPUBoss Review Our evaluation of E3-1285L v3 vs 4170 among all CPUs

Performance

Benchmark performance using all cores

PCMark 8 Home 3.0 Accelerated, PassMark and 1 more

Single-core Performance

Individual core benchmark performance

PassMark (Single Core), Geekbench 3 Single Core and 1 more

Integrated Graphics

Integrated GPU performance for graphics

Sky Diver and Cloud Gate

Integrated Graphics (OpenCL)

Integrated GPU performance for parallel computing

CompuBench 1.5 Bitcoin mining and 4 more

Performance per Watt

How efficiently does the processor use electricity?

Sky Diver, Cloud Gate, CompuBench 1.5 Bitcoin mining and 11 more

Value

Are you paying a premium for performance?

Sky Diver, Cloud Gate, CompuBench 1.5 Bitcoin mining and 11 more

8.8

CPUBoss Score

Combination of all six facets

Winner
Intel Xeon E3-1285L v3 

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Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Intel Xeon E3-1285L v3

Reasons to consider the
Intel Xeon E3-1285L v3

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Significantly better CompuBench 1.5 ocean surface simulation score 229.19 fps vs 145.78 fps More than 55% better CompuBench 1.5 ocean surface simulation score
Significantly better PassMark score 9,955 vs 5,168 Around 95% better PassMark score
Supports trusted computing Yes vs No Somewhat common; Allows for safer, more reliable computing
Better turbo clock speed 1,250 MHz vs 1,150 MHz Around 10% better turbo clock speed
More cores 4 vs 2 Twice as many cores; run more applications at once
More threads 8 vs 4 Twice as many threads
Slightly better PassMark (Single core) score 2,274 vs 2,130 More than 5% better PassMark (Single core) score
Front view of Intel Core i3 4170

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Much better performance per dollar 7.12 pt/$ vs 0.28 pt/$ More than 25.2x better performance per dollar
Higher clock speed 3.7 GHz vs 3.1 GHz Around 20% higher clock speed
Much better performance per watt 15.43 pt/W vs 3.35 pt/W More than 4.5x better performance per watt
Lower typical power consumption 43.88W vs 52.81W More than 15% lower typical power consumption
Better overclocked clock speed (Air) 3.8 GHz vs 3.1 GHz Around 25% better overclocked clock speed (Air)
Newer Jan, 2015 vs Apr, 2013 Release date over 1 years later
Better overclocked clock speed (Water) 3.83 GHz vs 3.1 GHz Around 25% better overclocked clock speed (Water)
Lower annual home energy cost 13.01 $/year vs 15.66 $/year More than 15% lower annual home energy cost
Lower annual commercial energy cost 47.3 $/year vs 56.94 $/year More than 15% lower annual commercial energy cost

Benchmarks Real world tests of Xeon E3-1285L v3 vs Core i3 4170

CompuBench 1.5 (Bitcoin mining) Data courtesy CompuBench

Xeon E3-1285L v3
16.3 mHash/s
Core i3 4170
8.92 mHash/s

CompuBench 1.5 (Face detection)

Xeon E3-1285L v3
72.53 mPixels/s
Core i3 4170
14.11 mPixels/s

CompuBench 1.5 (Ocean surface simulation) Data courtesy CompuBench

Xeon E3-1285L v3
229.19 fps
Core i3 4170
145.78 fps

CompuBench 1.5 (T-Rex) Data courtesy CompuBench

Core i3 4170
0.89 fps

CompuBench 1.5 (Video composition) Data courtesy CompuBench

Xeon E3-1285L v3
14.87 fps
Core i3 4170
1.27 fps

PassMark Data courtesy Passmark

PassMark (Single Core)

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Xeon E3-1285L v3  vs
Core i3 4170 
Clock speed 3.1 GHz 3.7 GHz
Cores Quad core Dual core

features

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

power consumption

TDP 65W 54W
Annual home energy cost 15.66 $/year 13.01 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 56.94 $/year 47.3 $/year
Performance per watt 3.35 pt/W 15.43 pt/W
Typical power consumption 52.81W 43.88W

bus

Architecture DMI DMI 2.0
Number of links 0 0
Transfer rate 5,000 MT/s 5,000 MT/s

details

Xeon E3-1285L v3  vs
Core i3 4170 
Architecture x86-64 x86-64
Threads 8 4
Manufacture process 22 nm 22 nm
Max CPUs 1 1

overclocking

Overclocked clock speed 3.1 GHz 3.8 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Water) 3.1 GHz 3.83 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Air) 3.1 GHz 3.8 GHz

integrated graphics

GPU GPU GPU
Label Intel® HD Graphics P4700 Intel® HD Graphics 4400
Number of displays supported 3 3
GPU clock speed 350 MHz 350 MHz
Turbo clock speed 1,250 MHz 1,150 MHz

memory controller

Memory controller Built-in Built-in
Memory type
DDR3-1600
DDR3L-1600
DDR3-1333
DDR3
Channels Dual Channel Dual Channel
Supports ECC Yes Yes
Maximum bandwidth 25,600 MB/s 25,600 MB/s
Maximum memory size 32,768 MB 32,768 MB
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