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Front view of Intel Xeon L5630

Reasons to consider the
Intel Xeon L5630

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Much higher clock speed 2.13 GHz vs 1.8 GHz Around 20% higher clock speed
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 1.8 GHz More than 2x better overclocked clock speed (Air)
Much more l3 cache per core 3 MB/core vs 1 MB/core 3x 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
More threads 8 vs 6 2 more threads
Much better overclocked clock speed (Water) 3.48 GHz vs 1.8 GHz Around 95% better overclocked clock speed (Water)
Front view of AMD Opteron 4164 EE

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AMD Opteron 4164 EE

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Much more l2 cache 3 MB vs 1 MB 3x more l2 cache; more data can be stored in the l2 cache for quick access later
More cores 6 vs 4 2 more cores; run more applications at once
Much more l2 cache per core 0.5 MB/core vs 0.25 MB/core 2x more l2 cache per core

Features Key features of the Xeon L5630  vs Opteron 4164 EE 

clock speed

Xeon L5630
2.13 GHz
Opteron 4164 EE
1.8 GHz

L2 cache

L3 cache

overclocked clock speed (air)

Xeon L5630
3.66 GHz
Opteron 4164 EE
1.8 GHz

overclocked clock speed (water)

Xeon L5630
3.48 GHz
Opteron 4164 EE
1.8 GHz

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Xeon L5630  vs
Opteron 4164 EE 
Clock speed 2.13 GHz 1.8 GHz
Cores Quad core Hexa core
Socket type
LGA 1366
C32

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

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

details

Xeon L5630  vs
Opteron 4164 EE 
Threads 8 6
L2 cache 1 MB 3 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 MB/core
Manufacture process 32 nm 45 nm
Max CPUs 2 2
Clock multiplier 16 9
Voltage range 0.75 - 1.35V 0.96 - UnknownV
Operating temperature Unknown - 63.1°C 0 - 55°C

overclocking

Overclocked clock speed 3.66 GHz 1.8 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Water) 3.48 GHz 1.8 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Air) 3.66 GHz 1.8 GHz

power consumption

TDP 40W 35W
Annual home energy cost 9.64 $/year 8.43 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 35.04 $/year 30.66 $/year
Typical power consumption 32.5W 28.44W

bus

Architecture QPI HyperTransport 3.0
Clock speed 2,930 MHz 1,800 MHz
Intel Xeon L5630
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AMD Opteron 4164 EE
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