CPUBoss Review Our evaluation of E5-2690 vs 1650 v2 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

5.5

CPUBoss Score

Combination of all six facets

Winner
Intel Xeon E5 1650 v2 

CPUBoss recommends the Intel Xeon E5 1650 v2  based on its value.

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Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Intel Xeon E5-2690

Reasons to consider the
Intel Xeon E5-2690

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Much more l3 cache 20 MB vs 12 MB More than 65% more l3 cache; more data can be stored in the l3 cache for quick access later
More l2 cache 2 MB vs 1.5 MB Around 35% more l2 cache; more data can be stored in the l2 cache for quick access later
More threads 16 vs 12 4 more threads
Supports more RAM 393,216 MB vs 262,144 MB Supports 50% more RAM
More l3 cache per core 2.5 MB/core vs 2 MB/core 25% more l3 cache per core
Supports more CPUs in SMP configuration 2 vs 1 Twice as many CPUs in SMP configuration
Front view of Intel Xeon E5 1650 v2

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Much higher clock speed 3.5 GHz vs 2.9 GHz More than 20% higher clock speed
Much better performance per dollar 3.02 pt/$ vs 0.49 pt/$ More than 6x better performance per dollar
Much better overclocked clock speed (Air) 4.21 GHz vs 3.53 GHz Around 20% better overclocked clock speed (Air)
Higher turbo clock speed 3.9 GHz vs 3.8 GHz Around 5% higher turbo clock speed
Newer manufacturing process 22 nm vs 32 nm A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running processor
Much better overclocked clock speed (Water) 4.45 GHz vs 3.92 GHz Around 15% better overclocked clock speed (Water)
Newer Jul, 2013 vs Mar, 2012 Release date over 1 years later

Benchmarks Real world tests of Xeon E5-2690 vs E5 1650 v2

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 E5-2690
1,975,000 MB/s
Xeon E5 1650 v2
2,660,000 MB/s

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Xeon E5-2690  vs
E5 1650 v2 
Clock speed 2.9 GHz 3.5 GHz
Turbo clock speed 3.8 GHz 3.9 GHz
Cores Octa core Hexa core
Socket type
LGA 2011

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 Yes Yes

power consumption

TDP 135W 130W
Annual home energy cost 32.52 $/year 31.32 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 118.26 $/year 113.88 $/year
Performance per watt 7.64 pt/W 13.53 pt/W
Typical power consumption 109.69W 105.63W

memory controller

Memory controller Built-in Built-in
Memory type
DDR3-1866
DDR3-1600
DDR3-1333
DDR3-1066
DDR3
DDR3-800
Channels Quad Channel Quad Channel
Supports ECC Yes Yes
Maximum bandwidth 51,200 MB/s 59,733.32 MB/s
Maximum memory size 393,216 MB 262,144 MB

details

Xeon E5-2690  vs
E5 1650 v2 
Architecture x86-64 x86-64
Threads 16 12
L2 cache 2 MB 1.5 MB
L2 cache per core 0.25 MB/core 0.25 MB/core
L3 cache 20 MB 12 MB
L3 cache per core 2.5 MB/core 2 MB/core
Manufacture process 32 nm 22 nm
Max CPUs 2 1
Clock multiplier 38 35
Voltage range 0.6 - 1.35V 0.65 - 1.3V
Operating temperature Unknown - 72°C Unknown - 70°C

overclocking

Overclocked clock speed 3.53 GHz 4.21 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Water) 3.92 GHz 4.45 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Air) 3.53 GHz 4.21 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

bus

Architecture QPI QPI
Number of links 2 0
Transfer rate 8,000 MT/s 0 MT/s
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