Xeon Processor E5420
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Xeon Processor E5420 Performance Specification
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2.5 GHz
4 cores
Harpertown
80W
45nm
LGA 771/Socket J
Xeon Processor E5420 Game Requirement Analysis

Xeon Processor E5420 is a Server CPU based on the 45nm, Harpertown architecture.
With most of its features activated, it offers 4 Cores (4 Logical as well), clocked at 2.5GHz, and offers 12MB of L2 Cache.
Obviously not meant for gaming purposes, though its introduction price was not very high, its performance is only average, considering today's standards.


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Just got 2 computers in with this processor, Need a good GPU to pair with them, I can also get add the same processor into the computers as the motherboard allows me to have dual CPU's so if i was to have 2 what GPU should i get then?

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looks like im getting a gtx 660

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If one were to play games with this what would they expect?

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its good, and its better when u have two installed on the mobo. i have two of E5430 clocked at 2.66 on my hp xw6600 workstation u can check on my other specs on my profile. i have to say its good.

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Ahhh. Its Cache is equal to mine.

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Xeon Processor E5420 vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
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