CPUBoss Review Our evaluation of L5630 vs 2372 HE 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

4.6

CPUBoss Score

Combination of all six facets

Winner
Intel Xeon L5630 

CPUBoss recommends the Intel Xeon L5630  based on its cost to run.

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Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Intel Xeon L5630

Reasons to consider the
Intel Xeon L5630

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Much more l3 cache 12 MB vs 6 MB 2x more l3 cache; more data can be stored in the l3 cache for quick access later
Much better overclocked clock speed (Air) 3.66 GHz vs 2.1 GHz Around 75% better overclocked clock speed (Air)
More threads 8 vs 4 Twice as many threads
Much more l3 cache per core 3 MB/core vs 1.5 MB/core 2x more l3 cache per core
Newer manufacturing process 32 nm vs 45 nm A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running processor
Much better overclocked clock speed (Water) 3.48 GHz vs 2.1 GHz More than 65% better overclocked clock speed (Water)
Lower typical power consumption 32.5W vs 44.69W More than 25% lower typical power consumption
Lower annual commercial energy cost 35.04 $/year vs 48.18 $/year More than 25% lower annual commercial energy cost
Lower annual home energy cost 9.64 $/year vs 13.25 $/year More than 25% lower annual home energy cost
Newer Mar, 2010 vs Jan, 2009 Release date over 1 years later
Front view of AMD Opteron 2372 HE

Reasons to consider the
AMD Opteron 2372 HE

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Much more l2 cache 2 MB vs 1 MB 2x more l2 cache; more data can be stored in the l2 cache for quick access later
Much more l2 cache per core 0.5 MB/core vs 0.25 MB/core 2x more l2 cache per core

Benchmarks Real world tests of Xeon L5630 vs Opteron 2372 HE

GeekBench 3 (Multi-core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

GeekBench 3 (Single core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

Xeon L5630
968.5
Opteron 2372 HE
1,004.5

GeekBench 3 (AES single core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

Xeon L5630
51.5 MB/s
Opteron 2372 HE
78.7 MB/s

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Xeon L5630  vs
Opteron 2372 HE 
Clock speed 2.13 GHz 2.1 GHz
Cores Quad core Quad core
Socket type
LGA 1366
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features

Has a NX bit Yes Yes
Has virtualization support Yes Yes
Instruction set extensions
SSE4a
SSE2
MMX
SSE4
SSE3
SSE
SSE4.1
SSE4.2
3DNow!
Supplemental SSE3
AES
Supports dynamic frequency scaling Yes Yes

power consumption

TDP 40W 55W
Annual home energy cost 9.64 $/year 13.25 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 35.04 $/year 48.18 $/year
Performance per watt 1.92 pt/W 0.62 pt/W
Typical power consumption 32.5W 44.69W

bus

Clock speed 2,930 MHz 2,000 MHz

details

Xeon L5630  vs
Opteron 2372 HE 
Threads 8 4
L2 cache 1 MB 2 MB
L2 cache per core 0.25 MB/core 0.5 MB/core
L3 cache 12 MB 6 MB
L3 cache per core 3 MB/core 1.5 MB/core
Manufacture process 32 nm 45 nm
Max CPUs 2 2
Clock multiplier 16 10
Voltage range 0.75 - 1.35V 1 - UnknownV
Operating temperature Unknown - 63.1°C 0 - 55°C

overclocking

Overclocked clock speed 3.66 GHz 2.1 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Water) 3.48 GHz 2.1 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Air) 3.66 GHz 2.1 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
Intel Xeon L5630
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AMD Opteron 2372 HE
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