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Essentials

Product Collection
Vertical Segment
Processor Number
Status
Launch Date
Lithography
Recommended Customer Price
Expected Discontinuance
Product Collection
Intel® Core™ i7-975 Processor Extreme EditionLegacy Intel® Core™ Processors Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-1620Intel® Xeon® Processor E5 Family Intel® Xeon® Processor E3-1290 v2Intel® Xeon® Processor E3 v2 Family
Vertical Segment
Intel® Core™ i7-975 Processor Extreme EditionDesktop Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-1620Server Intel® Xeon® Processor E3-1290 v2Server
Processor Number
Intel® Core™ i7-975 Processor Extreme Editioni7-975 Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-1620E5-1620 Intel® Xeon® Processor E3-1290 v2E3-1290V2
Status
Intel® Core™ i7-975 Processor Extreme EditionEnd of Interactive Support Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-1620End of Life Intel® Xeon® Processor E3-1290 v2End of Life
Launch Date
Intel® Core™ i7-975 Processor Extreme EditionQ2'09 Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-1620Q1'12 Intel® Xeon® Processor E3-1290 v2Q2'12
Lithography
Intel® Core™ i7-975 Processor Extreme Edition45 nm Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-162032 nm Intel® Xeon® Processor E3-1290 v222 nm
Recommended Customer Price
Intel® Core™ i7-975 Processor Extreme Edition$1059.00 Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-1620$294.00 Intel® Xeon® Processor E3-1290 v2N/A
Expected Discontinuance
Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-1620Q2'15

Performance

# of Cores
# of Threads
Processor Base Frequency
Max Turbo Frequency
Cache
Bus Speed
# of QPI Links
TDP
VID Voltage Range
# of Cores
Intel® Core™ i7-975 Processor Extreme Edition4 Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-16204 Intel® Xeon® Processor E3-1290 v24
# of Threads
Intel® Core™ i7-975 Processor Extreme Edition8 Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-16208 Intel® Xeon® Processor E3-1290 v28
Processor Base Frequency
Intel® Core™ i7-975 Processor Extreme Edition3.33 GHz Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-16203.60 GHz Intel® Xeon® Processor E3-1290 v23.70 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency
Intel® Core™ i7-975 Processor Extreme Edition3.60 GHz Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-16203.80 GHz Intel® Xeon® Processor E3-1290 v24.10 GHz
Cache
Intel® Core™ i7-975 Processor Extreme Edition8 MB SmartCache Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-162010 MB SmartCache Intel® Xeon® Processor E3-1290 v28 MB SmartCache
Bus Speed
Intel® Core™ i7-975 Processor Extreme Edition6.4 GT/s QPI Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-16200 QPI Intel® Xeon® Processor E3-1290 v25 GT/s DMI
# of QPI Links
Intel® Core™ i7-975 Processor Extreme Edition1 Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-16200
TDP
Intel® Core™ i7-975 Processor Extreme Edition130 W Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-1620130 W Intel® Xeon® Processor E3-1290 v287 W
VID Voltage Range
Intel® Core™ i7-975 Processor Extreme Edition0.800V-1.375V Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-16200.60V - 1.35V

Supplemental Information

Embedded Options Available
Datasheet
Conflict Free
Embedded Options Available
Intel® Core™ i7-975 Processor Extreme EditionNo Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-1620No Intel® Xeon® Processor E3-1290 v2No
Datasheet
Intel® Core™ i7-975 Processor Extreme EditionView now Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-1620View now Intel® Xeon® Processor E3-1290 v2View now
Conflict Free
Intel® Xeon® Processor E3-1290 v2Yes

Memory Specifications

Max Memory Size (dependent on memory type)
Memory Types
Max # of Memory Channels
Max Memory Bandwidth
Physical Address Extensions
ECC Memory Supported
Max Memory Size (dependent on memory type)
Intel® Core™ i7-975 Processor Extreme Edition24 GB Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-1620375 GB Intel® Xeon® Processor E3-1290 v232.77 GB
Memory Types
Intel® Core™ i7-975 Processor Extreme EditionDDR3 800/1066 Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-1620DDR3 800/1066/1333/1600 Intel® Xeon® Processor E3-1290 v2DDR3 1333/1600
Max # of Memory Channels
Intel® Core™ i7-975 Processor Extreme Edition3 Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-16204 Intel® Xeon® Processor E3-1290 v22
Max Memory Bandwidth
Intel® Core™ i7-975 Processor Extreme Edition25.6 GB/s Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-162051.2 GB/s Intel® Xeon® Processor E3-1290 v225.6 GB/s
Physical Address Extensions
Intel® Core™ i7-975 Processor Extreme Edition36-bit
ECC Memory Supported
Intel® Core™ i7-975 Processor Extreme EditionNo Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-1620Yes Intel® Xeon® Processor E3-1290 v2Yes

Package Specifications

Sockets Supported
Max CPU Configuration
TCASE
Package Size
Processing Die Size
# of Processing Die Transistors
Low Halogen Options Available
Sockets Supported
Intel® Core™ i7-975 Processor Extreme EditionFCLGA1366 Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-1620FCLGA2011 Intel® Xeon® Processor E3-1290 v2FCLGA1155
Max CPU Configuration
Intel® Core™ i7-975 Processor Extreme Edition1 Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-16201 Intel® Xeon® Processor E3-1290 v21
TCASE
Intel® Core™ i7-975 Processor Extreme Edition67.9°C Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-162064.0 °C
Package Size
Intel® Core™ i7-975 Processor Extreme Edition42.5mm x 45.0mm Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-162052.5mm x 45.0 mm Intel® Xeon® Processor E3-1290 v237.5mm x 37.5mm
Processing Die Size
Intel® Core™ i7-975 Processor Extreme Edition263 mm2
# of Processing Die Transistors
Intel® Core™ i7-975 Processor Extreme Edition731 million
Low Halogen Options Available
Intel® Core™ i7-975 Processor Extreme EditionSee MDDS Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-1620See MDDS Intel® Xeon® Processor E3-1290 v2See MDDS

Advanced Technologies

Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel® Virtualization Technology (VT-x)
Intel® VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel® 64
Instruction Set
Instruction Set Extensions
Idle States
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® Technology
Intel® Demand Based Switching
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
Intel® vPro™ Technology
Intel® Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d)
Intel® Flex Memory Access
Intel® Identity Protection Technology
Intel® TSX-NI
Intel® Fast Memory Access
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® Core™ i7-975 Processor Extreme Edition1.0 Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-16202.0 Intel® Xeon® Processor E3-1290 v22.0
Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel® Core™ i7-975 Processor Extreme EditionYes Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-1620Yes Intel® Xeon® Processor E3-1290 v2Yes
Intel® Virtualization Technology (VT-x)
Intel® Core™ i7-975 Processor Extreme EditionYes Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-1620Yes Intel® Xeon® Processor E3-1290 v2Yes
Intel® VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel® Core™ i7-975 Processor Extreme EditionYes Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-1620Yes Intel® Xeon® Processor E3-1290 v2Yes
Intel® 64
Intel® Core™ i7-975 Processor Extreme EditionYes Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-1620Yes Intel® Xeon® Processor E3-1290 v2Yes
Instruction Set
Intel® Core™ i7-975 Processor Extreme Edition64-bit Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-162064-bit Intel® Xeon® Processor E3-1290 v264-bit
Instruction Set Extensions
Intel® Core™ i7-975 Processor Extreme EditionSSE4.2 Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-1620AVX Intel® Xeon® Processor E3-1290 v2SSE4.1/4.2, AVX
Idle States
Intel® Core™ i7-975 Processor Extreme EditionYes Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-1620Yes Intel® Xeon® Processor E3-1290 v2Yes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® Technology
Intel® Core™ i7-975 Processor Extreme EditionYes Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-1620Yes Intel® Xeon® Processor E3-1290 v2Yes
Intel® Demand Based Switching
Intel® Core™ i7-975 Processor Extreme EditionNo Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-1620Yes Intel® Xeon® Processor E3-1290 v2Yes
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
Intel® Core™ i7-975 Processor Extreme EditionNo Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-1620Yes Intel® Xeon® Processor E3-1290 v2Yes
Intel® vPro™ Technology
Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-1620Yes Intel® Xeon® Processor E3-1290 v2Yes
Intel® Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d)
Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-1620Yes Intel® Xeon® Processor E3-1290 v2Yes
Intel® Flex Memory Access
Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-1620No Intel® Xeon® Processor E3-1290 v2Yes
Intel® Identity Protection Technology
Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-1620No Intel® Xeon® Processor E3-1290 v2Yes
Intel® TSX-NI
Intel® Xeon® Processor E3-1290 v2No
Intel® Fast Memory Access
Intel® Xeon® Processor E3-1290 v2Yes

Security & Reliability

Intel® AES New Instructions
Intel® Trusted Execution Technology
Execute Disable Bit
Intel® AES New Instructions
Intel® Core™ i7-975 Processor Extreme EditionNo Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-1620Yes Intel® Xeon® Processor E3-1290 v2Yes
Intel® Trusted Execution Technology
Intel® Core™ i7-975 Processor Extreme EditionNo Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-1620Yes Intel® Xeon® Processor E3-1290 v2Yes
Execute Disable Bit
Intel® Core™ i7-975 Processor Extreme EditionYes Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-1620Yes Intel® Xeon® Processor E3-1290 v2Yes

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision
Max # of PCI Express Lanes
PCI Express Configurations
PCI Express Revision
Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-16203.0 Intel® Xeon® Processor E3-1290 v23.0
Max # of PCI Express Lanes
Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-162040
PCI Express Configurations
Intel® Xeon® Processor E3-1290 v21x16 & 1x4, 2x8 & 1x4 or 1x8 & 3x4

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