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Front view of Intel Xeon E5-2667 v3

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Much higher clock speed 3.2 GHz vs 2.6 GHz Around 25% higher clock speed
Higher turbo clock speed 3.6 GHz vs 3.3 GHz Around 10% higher turbo clock speed
Much better overclocked clock speed (Air) 3.44 GHz vs 2.6 GHz More than 30% better overclocked clock speed (Air)
Much better overclocked clock speed (Water) 3.2 GHz vs 2.6 GHz Around 25% better overclocked clock speed (Water)
Front view of Intel Xeon E5-2660 v3

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Much more l3 cache 25 MB vs 20 MB 25% more l3 cache; more data can be stored in the l3 cache for quick access later
Much better performance per watt 13.11 pt/W vs 3.29 pt/W Around 4x better performance per watt
More threads 20 vs 16 4 more threads
Significantly lower typical power consumption 85.31W vs 109.69W More than 20% lower typical power consumption
Significantly lower annual commercial energy cost 91.98 $/year vs 118.26 $/year More than 20% lower annual commercial energy cost
Significantly lower annual home energy cost 25.29 $/year vs 32.52 $/year More than 20% lower annual home energy cost

Benchmarks Real world tests of Xeon E5-2667 v3 vs E5-2660 v3

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PassMark (Single Core)

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Xeon E5-2667 v3  vs
E5-2660 v3 
Clock speed 3.2 GHz 2.6 GHz
Turbo clock speed 3.6 GHz 3.3 GHz
Cores Octa core Deca core

features

Has a NX bit Yes Yes
Supports trusted computing Yes Yes
Has virtualization support Yes Yes
Instruction set extensions
AES
AVX
AVX 2.0
Supports dynamic frequency scaling Yes Yes

power consumption

TDP 135W 105W
Annual home energy cost 32.52 $/year 25.29 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 118.26 $/year 91.98 $/year
Performance per watt 3.29 pt/W 13.11 pt/W
Typical power consumption 109.69W 85.31W

bus

Architecture QPI QPI
Number of links 2 2
Data rate 76,800 MB/s 76,800 MB/s
Transfer rate 9,600 MT/s 9,600 MT/s
Clock speed 4,800 MHz 4,800 MHz

details

Xeon E5-2667 v3  vs
E5-2660 v3 
Architecture x86-64 x86-64
Threads 16 20
L3 cache 20 MB 25 MB
L3 cache per core 2.5 MB/core 2.5 MB/core
Manufacture process 22 nm 22 nm
Max CPUs 2 2
Operating temperature Unknown - 77.8°C Unknown - 79°C

overclocking

Overclocked clock speed 3.44 GHz 2.6 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Water) 3.2 GHz 2.6 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Air) 3.44 GHz 2.6 GHz

integrated graphics

GPU None None
Label N/A N/A
Latest DirectX N/A N/A
Number of displays supported N/A N/A
GPU clock speed N/A N/A
Turbo clock speed N/A N/A
3DMark06 N/A N/A

memory controller

Memory controller Built-in Built-in
Memory type
DDR
Channels Quad Channel Quad Channel
Supports ECC Yes Yes
Maximum bandwidth 6,400 MB/s 6,400 MB/s
Maximum memory size 786,432 MB 786,432 MB
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