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Front view of Intel Xeon E5450

Reasons to consider the
Intel Xeon E5450

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Much more l2 cache 12 MB vs 6 MB 2x more l2 cache; more data can be stored in the l2 cache for quick access later
Much more l2 cache per core 3 MB/core vs 1.5 MB/core 2x more l2 cache per core
Supports more CPUs in SMP configuration 2 vs 1 Twice as many CPUs in SMP configuration
Lower typical power consumption 65W vs 77.19W More than 15% lower typical power consumption
Better overclocked clock speed (Air) 3.83 GHz vs 3.17 GHz More than 20% better overclocked clock speed (Air)
Significantly better overclocked clock speed (Water) 4.1 GHz vs 3.17 GHz Around 30% better overclocked clock speed (Water)
Lower annual home energy cost 19.27 $/year vs 22.89 $/year More than 15% lower annual home energy cost
Lower annual commercial energy cost 70.08 $/year vs 83.22 $/year More than 15% lower annual commercial energy cost
Front view of Intel Core2 Quad Q9700

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Intel Core2 Quad Q9700

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Slightly higher clock speed 3.17 GHz vs 3 GHz More than 5% higher clock speed

Features Key features of the Xeon E5450  vs Core2 Quad Q9700 

clock speed

Xeon E5450
3 GHz
Core2 Quad Q9700
3.17 GHz

L2 cache

overclocked clock speed (air)

Xeon E5450
3.83 GHz
Core2 Quad Q9700
3.17 GHz

overclocked clock speed (water)

Xeon E5450
4.1 GHz
Core2 Quad Q9700
3.17 GHz

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Xeon E5450  vs
Core2 Quad Q9700 
Clock speed 3 GHz 3.17 GHz
Cores Quad core Quad core
Socket type
LGA 771
LGA 775

features

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

bus

Clock speed 1,333 MHz 1,333 MHz

details

Xeon E5450  vs
Core2 Quad Q9700 
Threads 4 4
L2 cache 12 MB 6 MB
L2 cache per core 3 MB/core 1.5 MB/core
Manufacture process 45 nm 45 nm
Max CPUs 2 1

overclocking

Overclocked clock speed 3.83 GHz 3.17 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Water) 4.1 GHz 3.17 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Air) 3.83 GHz 3.17 GHz

power consumption

TDP 80W 95W
Annual home energy cost 19.27 $/year 22.89 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 70.08 $/year 83.22 $/year
Typical power consumption 65W 77.19W
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