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Front view of Intel Xeon X5650

Reasons to consider the
Intel Xeon X5650

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More cores 6 vs 2 Three times as many cores; run more applications at once
Much higher Maximum operating temperature 81.3 °C vs 69 °C Around 20% higher Maximum operating temperature
More threads 12 vs 4 Three times as many threads
Significantly newer manufacturing process 32 nm vs 65 nm A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running processor
Much lower typical power consumption 77.19W vs 121.88W More than 35% lower typical power consumption
Supports trusted computing Yes vs No Somewhat common; Allows for safer, more reliable computing
Much lower annual commercial energy cost 83.22 $/year vs 131.4 $/year More than 35% lower annual commercial energy cost
Much lower annual home energy cost 22.89 $/year vs 36.13 $/year More than 35% lower annual home energy cost
Front view of Intel Xeon 7150N

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Much more l2 cache 16 MB vs 2 MB 8x more l2 cache; more data can be stored in the l2 cache for quick access later
Much more l2 cache per core 8 MB/core vs 0.33 MB/core More than 24x more l2 cache per core
Much higher clock speed 3.5 GHz vs 2.66 GHz More than 30% higher clock speed
Supports more CPUs in SMP configuration 32 vs 2 30 supports more CPUs in SMP configuration
Much more l3 cache per core 8 MB/core vs 2 MB/core 4x more l3 cache per core
Much more l3 cache 16 MB vs 12 MB Around 35% more l3 cache; more data can be stored in the l3 cache for quick access later

Features Key features of the Xeon X5650  vs 7150N 

clock speed

Xeon X5650
2.66 GHz
Xeon 7150N
3.5 GHz

L2 cache

Xeon X5650
2 MB
Xeon 7150N
16 MB

L3 cache

Xeon X5650
12 MB
Xeon 7150N
16 MB

TDP

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Xeon X5650  vs
7150N 
Clock speed 2.66 GHz 3.5 GHz
Cores Hexa core Dual core
Socket type
LGA 1366
604

features

Has a NX bit Yes Yes
Supports trusted computing Yes No
Has virtualization support Yes Yes
Instruction set extensions
SSE2
MMX
SSE4
SSE3
SSE
SSE4.1
SSE4.2
Supplemental SSE3
AES
Supports dynamic frequency scaling Yes Yes

power consumption

TDP 95W 150W
Annual home energy cost 22.89 $/year 36.13 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 83.22 $/year 131.4 $/year
Typical power consumption 77.19W 121.88W

details

Xeon X5650  vs
7150N 
Architecture x86-64 x86-64
Threads 12 4
L2 cache 2 MB 16 MB
L2 cache per core 0.33 MB/core 8 MB/core
L3 cache 12 MB 16 MB
L3 cache per core 2 MB/core 8 MB/core
Manufacture process 32 nm 65 nm
Max CPUs 2 32
Voltage range 0.75 - 1.35V 1.1 - 1.35V
Operating temperature Unknown - 81.3°C Unknown - 69°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

bus

Architecture QPI FSB
Number of links 2 1
Clock speed 3,200 MHz 667 MHz
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