Dual xeon or i7 980x Tags: CPUs Xeon Intel i7 Last response: November 18, 2010 7:07 PM in CPUs Share gmxplode August 2, 2010 7:02:30 PM hey guys m planning to buy dual xeon e5520 2.2 ghz which will have 16threads or shld i go for i7 980x 3.3ghz 12threads...im working on multi threading applications pls suggest... More about : dual xeon 980x a7xfire August 2, 2010 7:06:57 PM what apps in specific? m 0 l gmxplode August 2, 2010 8:20:47 PM 3ds max , maya and other multi threaded apps for heavy rendering m 0 l Related resources Xeon X5650 VS E5620 VS i7 980X - Forum I7 980x vs xeon - Forum Xeon vs verses I7 980x - Forum Dual e5620 for gaming or.. i7 980x ? - Forum Dual motherboards i7 980x - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer a7xfire August 2, 2010 9:07:41 PM id say definitely dual xeon. m 0 l cjl a b à CPUs August 3, 2010 12:08:47 AM I don't know - the extra clockspeed could tip it in favor of the 980x, which will also probably have lower power consumption. m 0 l Anonymous a b à CPUs November 18, 2010 7:07:50 PM I've buyed an i7 980x and i'm extremely content with it. Win-Mark (Microsoft Win 7 64Bit, Scale from/to 1.0-7.9): 7.8 7.8 7.9 7.9 7.7 System: 1 x 980x, 24GB Ram, GeneIII, GTX480 Nor Dual Xeon-System will do that m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Dual Core i7 980X Forum SolvedWhat's better for a video editor? Dual Xeon E5 2650 v2s or i7 4930k? Forum SolvedGaming Performance: Dual Xeon vs. Single Core i7 Forum SolvedDual i7 Extreme or Dual Xeon For 3D Rendering Help Me!!! Forum SolvedDual Xeon e5 2697 V2 vs I7 4960X Forum SolvedDual Xeon E5-2620 v2 or Core i7 4960x Forum SolvedUpgrade advice: i7 2600k to dual xeon E5-2650 Forum SolvedDual processor build... xeon or i7 Forum SolvedDual quad (Xeon) vs. single quad (i7) Forum SolvedDual Xeon vs i7 975 or wait for gulftown? Forum Dual Intel Xeon E5462 vs. Core i7 4770K Forum i7 4930k or dual-xeon e5-2630v2 for Digital Artist Workstation Forum Is a quiet dual XEON or Core i7 build achievable? Forum Dual Xeon l5420 vs i7 3930k Forum I7 3970x vs dual-3770k vs dual-Xeon Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !