Intel Xeon E5-1660 v3 - Benchmark, Test and specs

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The Intel Xeon E5-1660 v3 has 8 cores with 16 threads and is based on the 5. gen of the Intel Xeon E5 series. The processor uses a mainboard with the LGA 2011-3 socket and was released in Q3/2014.
Intel Xeon E5-1660 v3
CPU lineageCPU lineage
Name: Intel Xeon E5-1660 v3
Family: Intel Xeon E5
CPU group: Intel Xeon E5 v3
Segment: Desktop / Server
Generation: 5
Predecessor: Intel Xeon E5-1660 v2
Successor: Intel Xeon E5-1660 v4
CPU Cores and Base FrequencyCPU Cores and Base Frequency
CPU Cores / Threads: 8 / 16
Core architecture: normal
Cores: 8x
Hyperthreading / SMT: Yes
Overclocking: No
Frequency: 3.00 GHz
Turbo Frequency (1 Core): 3.50 GHz
Turbo Frequency (8 Cores): 3.20 GHz
Memory & PCIeMemory & PCIe
Memory type: DDR4-2133
Max. Memory:
Memory channels: 4
Bandwidth: --
ECC: Yes
PCIe: 3.0 x 40
AES-NI: Yes
Thermal ManagementThermal Management
TDP (PL1): 140 W
TDP (PL2): --
TDP up: --
TDP down: --
Tjunction max.: --
Technical detailsTechnical details
Instruction set (ISA): x86-64 (64 bit)
ISA extensions: SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX2
L2-Cache: --
L3-Cache: 20.00 MB
Architecture: Haswell E
Technology: 22 nm
Virtualization: VT-x, VT-x EPT, VT-d
Socket: LGA 2011-3
Release date: Q3/2014
Part Number: --

Benchmark results

Verified Benchmark results
The benchmark results for the Intel Xeon E5-1660 v3 have been carefully checked by us. We only publish benchmark results that have been created by us or that have been submitted by a visitor and then checked by a team member. All results are based on and fullfill our benchmark guidelines.

Cinebench R15 (Single-Core)

Cinebench R15 is the successor of Cinebench 11.5 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

Intel Core i5-8400H Intel Core i5-8400H
4C 8T @ 2.50 GHz
178
Intel Core i5-8600 Intel Core i5-8600
6C 6T @ 3.10 GHz
178
Intel Core i7-10710U Intel Core i7-10710U
6C 12T @ 1.10 GHz
178
Intel Xeon E5-1660 v3 Intel Xeon E5-1660 v3
8C 16T @ 3.00 GHz
177
Intel Core i5-1038NG7 Intel Core i5-1038NG7
4C 8T @ 2.00 GHz
177
Intel Core i7-1060NG7 Intel Core i7-1060NG7
4C 8T @ 1.20 GHz
177
Intel Core i7-1060G7 Intel Core i7-1060G7
4C 8T @ 1.00 GHz
177
Show all Cinebench R15 (Single-Core) results



Cinebench R15 (Multi-Core)

Cinebench R15 is the successor of Cinebench 11.5 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

AMD Ryzen 5 2600X AMD Ryzen 5 2600X
6C 12T @ 3.60 GHz
1380
Intel Xeon E5-2630 v4 Intel Xeon E5-2630 v4
10C 20T @ 2.20 GHz
1374
AMD Ryzen 7 2700E AMD Ryzen 7 2700E
8C 16T @ 2.80 GHz
1364
Intel Xeon E5-1660 v3 Intel Xeon E5-1660 v3
8C 16T @ 3.00 GHz
1360
Intel Core i7-5960X Intel Core i7-5960X
8C 16T @ 3.00 GHz
1360
Intel Core i5-10400F Intel Core i5-10400F
6C 12T @ 2.90 GHz
1341
Intel Core i5-10400 Intel Core i5-10400
6C 12T @ 2.90 GHz
1341
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Geekbench 5, 64bit (Single-Core)

Geekbench 5 is a cross plattform benchmark that heavily uses the systems memory. A fast memory will push the result a lot. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

Intel Core i5-4690 Intel Core i5-4690
4C 4T @ 3.50 GHz
917
Intel Core i7-6700T Intel Core i7-6700T
4C 8T @ 2.80 GHz
917
Intel Core i7-7560U Intel Core i7-7560U
2C 4T @ 2.40 GHz
917
Intel Xeon E5-1660 v3 Intel Xeon E5-1660 v3
8C 16T @ 3.00 GHz
916
AMD Ryzen 3 5400U AMD Ryzen 3 5400U
4C 8T @ 2.60 GHz
911
Intel Core i5-9400T Intel Core i5-9400T
6C 6T @ 1.80 GHz
910
AMD Ryzen 5 1500X AMD Ryzen 5 1500X
4C 8T @ 3.50 GHz
910
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Geekbench 5, 64bit (Multi-Core)

Geekbench 5 is a cross plattform benchmark that heavily uses the systems memory. A fast memory will push the result a lot. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

Intel Core i9-10980HK Intel Core i9-10980HK
8C 16T @ 2.40 GHz
7767
AMD Ryzen 7 4700S AMD Ryzen 7 4700S
8C 16T @ 3.20 GHz
7745
Intel Core i7-1260P Intel Core i7-1260P
12C 16T @ 2.10 GHz
7725
Intel Xeon E5-1660 v3 Intel Xeon E5-1660 v3
8C 16T @ 3.00 GHz
7713
Intel Core i9-11900T Intel Core i9-11900T
8C 16T @ 1.50 GHz
7680
Apple M1 (7-GPU) Apple M1 (7-GPU)
8C 8T @ 3.20 GHz
7650
Apple M1 Apple M1
8C 8T @ 3.20 GHz
7650
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Estimated results for PassMark CPU Mark

Some of the CPUs listed below have been benchmarked by CPU-monkey. However the majority of CPUs have not been tested and the results have been estimated by a CPU-monkey’s secret proprietary formula. As such they do not accurately reflect the actual Passmark CPU mark values and are not endorsed by PassMark Software Pty Ltd.

AMD Ryzen 7 1700 AMD Ryzen 7 1700
8C 16T @ 3.00 GHz
14842
AMD Ryzen 5 4600H AMD Ryzen 5 4600H
6C 12T @ 3.00 GHz
14789
Intel Core i7-7800X Intel Core i7-7800X
6C 12T @ 3.50 GHz
14743
Intel Xeon E5-1660 v3 Intel Xeon E5-1660 v3
8C 16T @ 3.00 GHz
14656
AMD Ryzen 7 PRO 1700X AMD Ryzen 7 PRO 1700X
8C 16T @ 3.50 GHz
14633
Intel Core i7-9700K Intel Core i7-9700K
8C 8T @ 3.60 GHz
14555
Intel Core i3-12100 Intel Core i3-12100
4C 8T @ 3.30 GHz
14539
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Geekbench 3, 64bit (Single-Core)

Geekbench 3 is a cross plattform benchmark that heavily uses the systems memory. A fast memory will push the result a lot. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

Intel Core i7-3770K Intel Core i7-3770K
4C 8T @ 3.50 GHz
3782
Intel Xeon E5-2623 v4 Intel Xeon E5-2623 v4
4C 8T @ 2.60 GHz
3777
Intel Core i3-6100 Intel Core i3-6100
2C 4T @ 3.70 GHz
3774
Intel Xeon E5-1660 v3 Intel Xeon E5-1660 v3
8C 16T @ 3.00 GHz
3773
Intel Core i7-5960X Intel Core i7-5960X
8C 16T @ 3.00 GHz
3773
AMD Epyc 7601 AMD Epyc 7601
32C 64T @ 2.20 GHz
3763
AMD Epyc 7451 AMD Epyc 7451
24C 48T @ 2.30 GHz
3763
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Geekbench 3, 64bit (Multi-Core)

Geekbench 3 is a cross plattform benchmark that heavily uses the systems memory. A fast memory will push the result a lot. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

Intel Xeon Gold 6134 Intel Xeon Gold 6134
8C 16T @ 3.20 GHz
29267
Intel Xeon Gold 6134M Intel Xeon Gold 6134M
8C 16T @ 3.20 GHz
29267
Intel Xeon E5-2630L v4 Intel Xeon E5-2630L v4
10C 20T @ 1.80 GHz
29088
Intel Xeon E5-1660 v3 Intel Xeon E5-1660 v3
8C 16T @ 3.00 GHz
28928
Intel Core i7-5960X Intel Core i7-5960X
8C 16T @ 3.00 GHz
28928
Intel Core i9-9900T Intel Core i9-9900T
8C 16T @ 2.10 GHz
28893
Intel Xeon E5-2643 v4 Intel Xeon E5-2643 v4
6C 12T @ 3.40 GHz
28833
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Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (Single-Core)

Cinebench 11.5 is based on the Cinema 4D Suite, a software that is popular to generate forms and other stuff in 3D. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

Intel Xeon Gold 6148 Intel Xeon Gold 6148
20C 40T @ 2.40 GHz
1.9
Intel Xeon Gold 6150 Intel Xeon Gold 6150
18C 36T @ 2.70 GHz
1.9
Intel Xeon Gold 6154 Intel Xeon Gold 6154
18C 36T @ 3.00 GHz
1.9
Intel Xeon E5-1660 v3 Intel Xeon E5-1660 v3
8C 16T @ 3.00 GHz
1.89
Intel Xeon Platinum 8160 Intel Xeon Platinum 8160
24C 48T @ 2.10 GHz
1.89
Intel Xeon Platinum 8160F Intel Xeon Platinum 8160F
24C 48T @ 2.10 GHz
1.89
Intel Xeon Platinum 8160M Intel Xeon Platinum 8160M
24C 48T @ 2.10 GHz
1.89
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Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (Multi-Core)

Cinebench 11.5 is based on the Cinema 4D Suite, a software that is popular to generate forms and other stuff in 3D. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

AMD Ryzen 5 2600 AMD Ryzen 5 2600
6C 12T @ 3.40 GHz
13.92
Intel Xeon E5-2620 v4 Intel Xeon E5-2620 v4
8C 16T @ 2.10 GHz
13.5
Intel Xeon E5-2697 v2 Intel Xeon E5-2697 v2
12C 24T @ 2.70 GHz
13.29
Intel Xeon E5-1660 v3 Intel Xeon E5-1660 v3
8C 16T @ 3.00 GHz
13.18
Intel Core i7-5960X Intel Core i7-5960X
8C 16T @ 3.00 GHz
13.18
Intel Xeon E5-2667 v2 Intel Xeon E5-2667 v2
8C 16T @ 3.30 GHz
13.02
Intel Xeon E5-2670 v2 Intel Xeon E5-2670 v2
10C 20T @ 2.50 GHz
12.93
Show all Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (Multi-Core) results



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