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Xeon L5506

Discussion in 'System Builder's Advice' started by Morgoth, Dec 10, 2011.

  1. Morgoth

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    i have a qeustion is this one a decent cpu for this price?

    Intel Xeon L5506 Quad Core 2.13GHz 4.8GT/s Socket LGA1366 LGA 1366 CPU/Processor
    € 138,22
    with overclock i sould easly hit 3ghz with it with an evga high end mainboard?

    i just readed that this one doest have the hyperthreading future
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    Its a smaller quad with 4MB cache and no HT. Personally, I would look for a cheap I7 920 for that price
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    but a 920 doest support dual cpu's niether does my 965
    i also found a 2.26GHz QuadCore CPU E5520 startign bid 00,80 euro cents :)
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    An Xeon E5645 Would be nice :)
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    by the way can you mix differend types of xeon processors ?
    like having a E5520 with a E5645 ?
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    Hmm I dont know, I would assume not but ya never know

    there is two E5645's on ebay for 1K
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    a EVGA Classified SR-2 would suit it?

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