Intel Core 2 Extreme X6800 vs Intel Xeon E5-2609 v2

Physical Specifications

Socket Intel Socket 775 Intel Socket 2011
Foundry Intel Intel
Process size 65 nm 22 nm
Transistors 291 million 1,400 million
Die size 143 mm² 160 mm²
Package FC-LGA6
tCaseMax 60°C

Performance

Frequency 2.933 GHz 2.5 GHz
Turbo clock
Base clock 266 MHz 100 MHz
Multiplier 11.0x 25.0x
Multiplier unlocked No No
Voltage 1.34 V
TDP 75 W 80 W

Architecture Details

Vertical Segment Desktop Server/Workstation
Production status End-of-life unknown
Release date Jul 27th, 2006 Sep 1st, 2013
Codename Conroe XE Ivy Bridge-EP
Generation Core 2 Extreme Xeon E5
Part SL9S5 SR1AX
Memory support DDR1, DDR2, DDR3 Dual-channel DDR3 Quad-channel
ECC memory No Yes
PCI Express Gen 2 Gen 3

Cores

Total Cores 2 4
Total Threads 2 4
SMP # CPUs 1 2
Integrated graphics

Cache

Cache L1 64K (per core) 64K (per core)
Cache L2 4MB (shared) 256K (per core)
Cache L3 10MB (shared)

Features & Technologies

AES-NI Yes
AVX Yes
ECC Yes
EIST Yes Yes
EPT Yes
F16C Yes
Intel 64 Yes Yes
MMX Yes Yes
SSE Yes Yes
SSE2 Yes Yes
SSE3 Yes Yes
SSE4.2 Yes
SSSE3 Yes
TXT Yes
VT Yes
VT-d Yes
VT-x Yes
XD bit Yes
iAMT2 Yes

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