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Intel Xeon W3580
7.8* out of 10

Intel Xeon W3580

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Great

Ronald H., Newegg
15 January 2011
  • Summary: Got mine on the cheap, not worth the msrp but well worth the money if you get it for under five.
  • Pros: Fastest quad available, Unlocked multiplier
  • Cons: Not a hex core
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Overall 10
10

A Rose by any other Name

Jorde W., Newegg
30 November 2009
  • Summary: I run mine 24/7 at 4.0GHz using a Megahalems and a ton of case fans. For benching (depending on the application) I can push 4.4GHz. The eight cores are a amazing for working with audio as you can run several virtual instruments and effects on each core.
  • Pros: This is the "business grade" version of the i7 975 Extreme Edition processor. As such, it is technically identical. The one exception as far as I know is that it also support ECC memory, and the 975 does not. I believe the only difference between this and the more expensive 5580 is that the latte...
  • Cons: None
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