Intel Core i5-2450M vs Intel Xeon E3-1220L v3

Physical Specifications

Socket Intel BGA 1023 Intel Socket 1150
Foundry Intel Intel
Process size 32 nm 22 nm
Transistors 624 million 1,400 million
Die size 149 mm² 160 mm²
Package rPGA FC-LGA12C


Frequency 2.5 GHz 1600 MHz
Turbo clock up to 2.3 GHz
Base clock 100 MHz 100 MHz
Multiplier 25.0x 16.0x
Multiplier unlocked No No
TDP 35 W 16 W

Architecture Details

Vertical Segment Mobile Server/Workstation
Production status unknown unknown
Release date Jan 1st, 2012 Jun 2nd, 2013
Codename Sandy Bridge Haswell-WS
Generation Core i5 Xeon E3
Part SR0CH unknown
Memory support DDR3 Dual-channel DDR3, DDR4 Dual-channel
ECC memory No Yes
PCI Express Gen 3


Total Cores 2 2
Total Threads 4 4
SMP # CPUs 1 1
Integrated graphics Intel HD 3000


Cache L1 64K (per core) 64K (per core)
Cache L2 256K (per core) 256K (per core)
Cache L3 3MB (shared) 4MB (shared)

Features & Technologies

AES-NI Yes Yes
AVX Yes Yes
AVX2 Yes
BMI1 Yes
BMI2 Yes
EIST Yes Yes
F16C Yes
FMA3 Yes
HTT Yes Yes
Intel 64 Yes Yes
MMX Yes Yes
SSE Yes Yes
SSE2 Yes Yes
SSE3 Yes Yes
SSE4.1 Yes
SSE4.2 Yes Yes
SSSE3 Yes Yes
Smart Cache Yes
Turbo Boost Yes
VT-d Yes
VT-x Yes Yes
XD bit Yes Yes
vPro Yes
x8 SDDC Yes


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