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[Dual CPU] Intel Xeon E5540 @ 2.53GHz

Price and performance details for the [Dual CPU] Intel Xeon E5540 @ 2.53GHz can be found below. This is made using thousands of PerformanceTest benchmark results and is updated daily.

  • The first graph shows the relative performance of the CPU compared to the 10 other common (single) CPUs in terms of PassMark CPU Mark.
  • The 2nd graph shows the value for money, in terms of the CPUMark per dollar.
  • The pricing history data shows the price for a single Processor. For multiple Processors, multiply the price shown by the number of CPUs.

[Dual CPU] Intel Xeon E5540 @ 2.53GHz Average CPU Mark
Socket: LGA1366
Clockspeed: 2.5 GHz
Turbo Speed: 2.8 GHz
No of Cores: 4 (2 logical cores per physical)
Typical TDP: 80 W

Other names:  Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5540 @ 2.53GHz
CPU First Seen on Charts:  Q2 2009
CPUmark/$Price:  99.73     Overall Rank:  260
Last Price Change:  $78.8 USD Total for 2 CPUs (2010-07-04)
7859

Single Thread Rating: 1114
Samples: 55*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.com$39.4Buy Now!
NewEgg.comNACPU Not Available. See Other Models


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 19th of August 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Xeon E5-1650 v3 @ 3.50GHz
13,607
Intel Xeon E5-1620 v3 @ 3.50GHz
9,759
Intel Xeon E3-1231 v3 @ 3.40GHz
9,627
Intel Xeon E5-1620 v2 @ 3.70GHz
9,481
Intel Xeon E3-1230 v3 @ 3.30GHz
9,324
Intel Xeon E5-1620 @ 3.60GHz
9,065
Intel Xeon E3-1230 V2 @ 3.30GHz
8,857
[Dual CPU] Intel Xeon E5540 @ 2.53GHz
7,859
Intel Xeon X5460 @ 3.16GHz
4,344
Intel Xeon E5450 @ 3.00GHz
4,210
Intel Xeon E5440 @ 2.83GHz
3,983
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 19th of August 2018 - Higher results represent better value
[Dual CPU] Intel Xeon E5540 @ 2.53GHz
99.73
Intel Xeon E5450 @ 3.00GHz
92.53
Intel Xeon X5460 @ 3.16GHz
74.90
Intel Xeon E3-1230 v3 @ 3.30GHz
35.63
Intel Xeon E5440 @ 2.83GHz
34.05
Intel Xeon E5-1620 v2 @ 3.70GHz
28.82
Intel Xeon E5-1620 @ 3.60GHz
27.48
Intel Xeon E5-1620 v3 @ 3.50GHz
27.21
Intel Xeon E3-1230 V2 @ 3.30GHz
25.16
Intel Xeon E5-1650 v3 @ 3.50GHz
20.78
Intel Xeon E3-1231 v3 @ 3.40GHz
20.06
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for [Dual CPU] Intel Xeon E5540 @ 2.53GHz
Most recent listed first
BL1034274 - Jun 07 2018
7265
BL1033582 - Jun 06 2018
7467
BL1030489 - May 29 2018
7271
BL1017320 - May 01 2018
6932
BL1017306 - May 01 2018
7193
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Popular comparisons for Intel Xeon E5540 @ 2.53GHz
As of 19th of August 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Xeon E5540 @ 2.53GHz
7,859
Intel Xeon X5677 @ 3.47GHz
6,921
Intel Xeon X5670 @ 2.93GHz
7,939
AMD Opteron 4284
6,660
Intel Xeon W3565 @ 3.20GHz
5,943
Intel Xeon E3-1260L @ 2.40GHz
6,534
Intel Xeon X3450 @ 2.67GHz
4,850
Intel Xeon E5645 @ 2.40GHz
6,503
AMD Opteron 6234
5,979
AMD Opteron 6238
7,316
Intel Xeon E5-4617 @ 2.90GHz
8,684
Intel Xeon W3570 @ 3.20GHz
6,088
Intel Xeon W5590 @ 3.33GHz
6,183
Intel Xeon W3580 @ 3.33GHz
6,433
Intel Xeon E3-1231 v3 @ 3.40GHz
9,627
Intel Xeon E5-2440 @ 2.40GHz
9,178
AMD Opteron 6276
9,011
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