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[Dual CPU] Intel Xeon E5540 @ 2.53GHz

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[Dual CPU] Intel Xeon E5540 @ 2.53GHz


Class: Server

Socket: LGA1366

Clockspeed: 2.5 GHZ

Turbo Speed: 2.8 GHZ

4Cores: 4 4Threads: 8

Typical TDP: 80 W4

Other names: Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5540 @ 2.53GHz, Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5540 @ 2.53GHz

CPU First Seen on Charts: Q3 2009

CPUmark/$Price: 35.33

Overall Rank: 362

Last Price Change: $142.90 USD Total for 2 CPUs (2022-04-10)

Average CPU Mark

Single Thread Rating: 1212
Samples: 12*
*Margin for error: Medium

PerformanceTest V9
CPU Mark: 4,570
Thread: 1,138
4The number of cores/threads and TDP is per CPU. To determine the total, multiply by the total CPU count.

CPU Test Suite Average Results for [Dual CPU] Intel Xeon E5540 @ 2.53GHz

Integer Math29,966 MOps/Sec
Floating Point Math12,586 MOps/Sec
Find Prime Numbers30 Million Primes/Sec
Random String Sorting16 Thousand Strings/Sec
Data Encryption964.1 MBytes/Sec
Data Compression120.7 MBytes/Sec
Physics460 Frames/Sec
Extended Instructions3,158 Million Matrices/Sec
Single Thread1,212 MOps/Sec
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 4th of July 2022.

CPU Mark Distribution for [Dual CPU] Intel Xeon E5540 @ 2.53GHz

Submitted Baseline Distribution Graph as of 2nd of July 2022

Not Enough Data from Current Version of PerformanceTest to Create Distribution Graph.

From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 2nd of July 2022.

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Pricing History

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