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Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Intel Xeon E7-4830 v3

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Supports more RAM 1,572,864 MB vs 786,432 MB Supports 2x more RAM
More threads 24 vs 20 4 more threads
Supports more CPUs in SMP configuration 4 vs 2 Twice as many CPUs in SMP configuration
Newer Apr, 2015 vs Jul, 2014 Release date 9 months later
Front view of Intel Xeon E5-2660 v3

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Much higher clock speed 2.6 GHz vs 2.1 GHz Around 25% higher clock speed
Significantly higher turbo clock speed 3.3 GHz vs 2.7 GHz More than 20% higher turbo clock speed
Lower typical power consumption 85.31W vs 93.44W Around 10% lower typical power consumption
Lower annual commercial energy cost 91.98 $/year vs 100.74 $/year Around 10% lower annual commercial energy cost
Lower annual home energy cost 25.29 $/year vs 27.7 $/year Around 10% lower annual home energy cost

Features Key features of the Xeon E7-4830 v3  vs E5-2660 v3 

clock speed

turbo clock speed

Specifications Full list of technical specs


Xeon E7-4830 v3  vs
E5-2660 v3 
Clock speed 2.1 GHz 2.6 GHz
Turbo clock speed 2.7 GHz 3.3 GHz
Cores Duodeca core Deca core


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

memory controller

Memory controller Built-in Built-in
Memory type
Channels Quad Channel Quad Channel
Supports ECC Yes Yes
Maximum bandwidth 51,200 MB/s 6,400 MB/s
Maximum memory size 1,572,864 MB 786,432 MB


Xeon E7-4830 v3  vs
E5-2660 v3 
Architecture x86-64 x86-64
Threads 24 20
Manufacture process 22 nm 22 nm
Max CPUs 4 2
Operating temperature Unknown - 70°C Unknown - 79°C

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

power consumption

TDP 115W 105W
Annual home energy cost 27.7 $/year 25.29 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 100.74 $/year 91.98 $/year
Typical power consumption 93.44W 85.31W


Architecture QPI QPI
Number of links 3 2
Data rate 96,000 MB/s 76,800 MB/s
Transfer rate 8,000 MT/s 9,600 MT/s
Clock speed 4,000 MHz 4,800 MHz
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