Xeon_E3-1290
Intel Xeon E3-1290

GD Rating

4.3
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How well can the Xeon E3-1290 run games
Intel Xeon E3-1290
Performance Specification
CPU Speed
3.6 GHz
Turbo Speed
4 GHz
Physical Cores
4 cores
Threads
8 threads
CPU Codename
Sandy Bridge
TDP (Power)
95W
Lithography
32nm
Mobo Socket
LGA 1155/Socket H2
Main Link
Bit Width
64 Bit
Max Temp.
57°C
Memory Channels
2
Maximum memory
32GB
CPU Features
Notebook CPU
Unlocked Multiplier
L1 Cache
256KB
L2 Cache
1024KB
L3 Cache
8KB
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Rating & Price
GD RATING
Unknown
Release price
$885
Xeon E3-1290 Game Requirement Analysis
Xeon E3-1290 is a Server Processor based on the 32nm, Sandy Bridge architecture.

It offers 4 Physical Cores (8 Logical), initially clocked at 3.6GHz, which may go up to 4.0GHz and 8MB of L3 Cache.
Among its many features, HyperThreading, Turbo Boost and Virtualization are activated.

The processor DOES NOT integrate any graphics and has a rated board TDP of 95W.

Though not created for gaming purposes, its performance is exceptionally good and enough for even the most demanding applications.
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Release period
29-May-2011