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Intel Xeon X5650

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Much better geekbench 3 Multi-Core score 22,313 vs 8,598 More than 2.5x better geekbench 3 Multi-Core score
More l3 cache 12 MB vs 8 MB 50% more l3 cache; more data can be stored in the l3 cache for quick access later
Significantly lower typical power consumption 77.19W vs 101.56W Around 25% lower typical power consumption
Supports more CPUs in SMP configuration 2 vs 1 Twice as many CPUs in SMP configuration
More threads 12 vs 6 Twice as many threads
Significantly higher Maximum operating temperature 81.3 °C vs 61 °C Around 35% higher Maximum operating temperature
Significantly more l3 cache per core 2 MB/core vs 1.33 MB/core More than 50% more l3 cache per core
Significantly lower annual home energy cost 22.89 $/year vs 30.11 $/year Around 25% lower annual home energy cost
Significantly lower annual commercial energy cost 83.22 $/year vs 109.5 $/year Around 25% lower annual commercial energy cost
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Much more l2 cache 6 MB vs 2 MB 3x more l2 cache; more data can be stored in the l2 cache for quick access later
Much better performance per dollar 7.78 pt/$ vs 1.44 pt/$ Around 5.5x better performance per dollar
Much higher clock speed 3.9 GHz vs 2.66 GHz More than 45% higher clock speed
Significantly higher turbo clock speed 4.2 GHz vs 3.06 GHz More than 35% higher turbo clock speed
Much more l2 cache per core 1 MB/core vs 0.33 MB/core More than 3x more l2 cache per core
Significantly better overclocked clock speed (Air) 4.66 GHz vs 3.84 GHz More than 20% better overclocked clock speed (Air)
Newer Apr, 2013 vs Mar, 2010 Release date over 3 years later
Better PassMark (Single core) score 1,511 vs 1,234 More than 20% better PassMark (Single core) score
Better overclocked clock speed (Water) 4.86 GHz vs 4.64 GHz Around 5% better overclocked clock speed (Water)

Benchmarks Real world tests of Xeon X5650 vs FX 6350

GeekBench 3 (Multi-core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

Xeon X5650
22,313
FX 6350
8,598

GeekBench 3 (Single core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

Xeon X5650
2,176
FX 6350
2,174

GeekBench 3 (AES single core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

Xeon X5650
1,470,000 MB/s
FX 6350
2,470,000 MB/s

GeekBench (32-bit) Data courtesy Primate Labs

Xeon X5650
13,247
FX 6350
8,173

GeekBench (64-bit) Data courtesy Primate Labs

Xeon X5650
13,603
FX 6350
9,528

GeekBench

Xeon X5650
14,009
FX 6350
9,528

PassMark Data courtesy Passmark

Xeon X5650
7,510
FX 6350
7,379

PassMark (Single Core)

Xeon X5650
1,234
FX 6350
1,511

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Xeon X5650  vs
FX 6350 
Clock speed 2.66 GHz 3.9 GHz
Turbo clock speed 3.06 GHz 4.2 GHz
Cores Hexa core Hexa core
Socket type
LGA 1366
AM3+

features

Has a NX bit Yes Yes
Has virtualization support Yes Yes
Instruction set extensions
SSE4a
AVX 1.1
SSE2
F16C
MMX
SSE4
XOP
AVX
SSE3
SSE
ABM
BMI1
CLMUL
AMD64
SSE4.1
FMA4
FMA3
SSE4.2
CVT16
AMD-V
Supplemental SSE3
AES
TBM
Supports dynamic frequency scaling Yes Yes

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 X5650  vs
FX 6350 
Architecture x86-64 x86-64
Threads 12 6
L2 cache 2 MB 6 MB
L2 cache per core 0.33 MB/core 1 MB/core
L3 cache 12 MB 8 MB
L3 cache per core 2 MB/core 1.33 MB/core
Manufacture process 32 nm 32 nm
Max CPUs 2 1
Clock multiplier 20 21
Voltage range 0.75 - 1.35V 0.8 - 1.45V
Operating temperature Unknown - 81.3°C Unknown - 61°C

overclocking

Overclock popularity 11 3
Overclocked clock speed 3.84 GHz 4.66 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Water) 4.64 GHz 4.86 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Air) 3.84 GHz 4.66 GHz

power consumption

TDP 95W 125W
Annual home energy cost 22.89 $/year 30.11 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 83.22 $/year 109.5 $/year
Performance per watt 7.89 pt/W 8.09 pt/W
Typical power consumption 77.19W 101.56W

memory controller

Memory controller Built-in Built-in
Memory type
DDR3-1866
DDR3-1333
DDR3-1066
DDR3
DDR3-800
Channels Triple Channel Dual Channel
Supports ECC Yes Yes
Maximum bandwidth 31,999.98 MB/s 29,866.66 MB/s
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