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Intel Xeon 5120 (4M Cache, 1.86 GHz, 1066 MHz FSB)
6.6* out of 10

Intel Xeon 5120 (4M Cache, 1.86 GHz, 1066 MHz FSB)

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Xeon 5120, The Overclocker's Choice

Reuben Gathright, Amazon
7 April 2009
  • Summary: In stock form this CPU easily outperformed my Dual Xeon 3.0Ghz Irwindale system using Sisoft Sandra, with a single CPU. I understand this comparison is not scientific, but the performance cannot be denied.
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Rock solid. Active cooling keeps temps managable if you have bad airflow.

Robby Gilliam, Amazon
12 April 2008
  • Summary: Active, of course, means describes the cooling system. Active processor sets have a heatsink and fan, while passive have only a heatsink for cooling. If the Xeon 5120 you are purchasing has a price much lower than the others for sale, make sure to ask the seller and confirm that the item in question...
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Great processor!

Robert A., Newegg
13 September 2007
  • Summary: Running in a workstation at stock speeds with Nvidia Quadro FX 3500 and 2 gigs ddr2 667 ram. This thing flies, works wonderfully when rendering Softimage and Bryce animations/scenes.
  • Pros: Great processor, never gets bogged down, handles everything I can throw at it very quickly.
  • Cons: Absolutely none that I can see...
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Xeon 5120, The Overclocker's Choice!

Reuben G., Newegg
6 October 2006
  • Summary: In stock form this CPU easily outperformed my Dual Xeon 3.0Ghz Irwindale system using Sisoft Sandra, with a single CPU. I understand this comparison is not scientific, but the performance cannot be denied.
  • Pros: 1) Overclockable. 2) Low Heat.
  • Cons: 1) None
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