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 | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove a7xfire August 2, 2010 7:06:57 PM what apps in specific? | Report abuse gmxplode August 2, 2010 8:20:47 PM 3ds max , maya and other multi threaded apps for heavy rendering | Report abuse a7xfire August 2, 2010 9:07:41 PM id say definitely dual xeon. | Report abuse cjl CPUs Authority 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. | Report abuse Anonymous CPUs Authority 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 | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>CPUs>Dual xeon or i7 980x> Related ressources: ForumDual Xeon 5650 or i7 980x ?? ForumXeon vs verses I7 980x ForumXeon X5650 VS E5620 VS i7 980X ForumDual e5620 for gaming or.. i7 980x ? ForumDual Core i7 980X ForumEvga SR2 with ONE i7 980x ForumI7 980x , good for server? ForumRepurpose current setup and upgrading to i7 980X or? ForumI7 975 vs dual xeon L5530 ForumDual motherboards i7 980x ForumI7 980x vs xeon ForumI7 980x xeon w5590 comparison ForumCore i7 980X wasted because of slow memory ForumCore i7 980x and UD7 woes. ForumBuy 980x now ... or ... wait for socket 1356 ForumOpinions and price of this PSU........... ForumI3 vs dual core ForumI7 980x EE Hyperthread Setting Optimization for Prime 95 Forum[Solved] E6700 pentium dual core or e7500 core 2 duo? ForumCeleron dual core vs pentium dual core More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !