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Intel Core i5 2400

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Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Intel Xeon E5-2407 v2

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Significantly newer manufacturing process 22 nm vs 32 nm A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running processor
Significantly lower typical power consumption 65W vs 93.6W More than 30% lower typical power consumption
More l3 cache 10 MB vs 6 MB More than 65% more l3 cache; more data can be stored in the l3 cache for quick access later
Supports more CPUs in SMP configuration 2 vs 1 Twice as many CPUs in SMP configuration
Significantly more l3 cache per core 2.5 MB/core vs 1.5 MB/core More than 65% more l3 cache per core
Supports more RAM 393,216 MB vs 32,768 MB Supports 12x more RAM
Newer Jan, 2014 vs Jan, 2011 Release date over 3 years later
Significantly lower annual home energy cost 19.27 $/year vs 27.75 $/year More than 30% lower annual home energy cost
Significantly lower annual commercial energy cost 70.08 $/year vs 100.92 $/year More than 30% lower annual commercial energy cost
Slightly higher Maximum operating temperature 76 °C vs 72.6 °C Around 5% higher Maximum operating temperature
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Much better performance per dollar 4.58 pt/$ vs 0.54 pt/$ Around 8.5x better performance per dollar
Significantly higher turbo clock speed 3.4 GHz vs 2.4 GHz More than 40% higher turbo clock speed
Higher clock speed 3.1 GHz vs 2.4 GHz Around 30% higher clock speed
Has a built-in GPU Yes vs No Somewhat common; A separate graphics adapter is not required
Supports dynamic frequency scaling Yes vs No Somewhat common; Allows for maximum performance when needed, while conserving power and minimizing heat production when not needed
Much better performance per watt 8.14 pt/W vs 1.69 pt/W More than 4.8x better performance per watt
Better PassMark (Single core) score 1,742 vs 1,139 Around 55% better PassMark (Single core) score
Better PassMark score 5,901 vs 4,677 More than 25% better PassMark score

Benchmarks Real world tests of Xeon E5-2407 v2 vs Core i5 2400

GeekBench 3 (Multi-core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

GeekBench 3 (Single core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

GeekBench 3 (AES single core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

Xeon E5-2407 v2
1,640 MB/s
Core i5 2400
2,260,000 MB/s

PassMark Data courtesy Passmark

PassMark (Single Core)

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Xeon E5-2407 v2  vs
Core i5 2400 
Clock speed 2.4 GHz 3.1 GHz
Turbo clock speed 2.4 GHz 3.4 GHz
Cores Quad core Quad core
Socket type
LGA 1356
LGA 1155
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
F16C
MMX
SSE4
AVX
SSE3
EM64T
SSE
SSE4.1
SSE4.2
Supplemental SSE3
AES
Supports dynamic frequency scaling No Yes

memory controller

Memory controller Built-in Built-in
Memory type
DDR3-1333
DDR3-1066
DDR3
Channels Triple Channel Dual Channel
Supports ECC Yes No
Maximum bandwidth 19,200 MB/s 21,333.32 MB/s
Maximum memory size 393,216 MB 32,768 MB

details

Xeon E5-2407 v2  vs
Core i5 2400 
Architecture x86-64 x86-64
Threads 4 4
L2 cache 1 MB 1 MB
L2 cache per core 0.25 MB/core 0.25 MB/core
L3 cache 10 MB 6 MB
L3 cache per core 2.5 MB/core 1.5 MB/core
Manufacture process 22 nm 32 nm
Max CPUs 2 1
Clock multiplier 24 31
Operating temperature Unknown - 76°C Unknown - 72.6°C

integrated graphics

GPU None GPU
Label N/A Intel® HD Graphics 2000
Number of displays supported N/A 2
GPU clock speed N/A 850 MHz
Turbo clock speed N/A 1,100 MHz

power consumption

TDP 80W 95W
Annual home energy cost 19.27 $/year 27.75 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 70.08 $/year 100.92 $/year
Performance per watt 1.69 pt/W 8.14 pt/W
Typical power consumption 65W 93.6W

bus

Architecture QPI DMI
Number of links 1 1
Transfer rate 5,000 MT/s 5,000 MT/s
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