The Quad-Core Intel Xeon processor 5300 series is compatible with Intel 5000P, 5000V and 5000X series of chipsets. Server boards based on these chipsets are optimized for quad core with advanced platform features of Dual Independent Bus and Fully Buffered DIMM memory technology offering up to 4X available bandwidth of current generation platforms. Improved I/O performance is possible with PCI Express* and the option of Intel I/O Acceleration Technology.
- Core 2 Quad
- Intel Core microarchitecture
- 8 Cores/8 Threads - Increases support for more simultaneous processes
- 8 MB shared L2 cache - Increases performance by reducing the number of system memory calls from applications up to 1333 MHz system bus - Faster system bus speeds for increased throughput and performance
- Intel Virtualisation Technology
- Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology