Xeon D-1537 X10SDV-7TP4F-O Build

My E5v1 build is sucking more power than I’d like, and it’s due for an upgrade. I therefore picked up an X10SDV-7TP4F-O that I’ll use to shuffle hardware around again.

New hardware

And dropping in the existing hardware

Xeon D-1537 CPU Benchmarks

CPU CPU Mark Relative TDP Year launched
Intel Core2 Duo E8400 @ 3.00GHz 2017pts -76.4% 65w Q1-2008
Intel Atom C2758 @ 2.4GHz 3719pts -56.5% 20w Q3-2013
Intel Xeon E5-2620 0 @ 2.00GHz 6562pts -23.2% 80w Q1-2012
Intel Xeon E3-1245 v3 @ 3.40GHz 7734pts -9.5% 84w Q2-2013
Intel Xeon E5520 @ 2.27GHz 7873pts -7.8% 80w Q1-2009
Intel Xeon D-1537 @ 1.70GHz 8542pts1 0% 35w Q4-2015
Intel Xeon E5-1620 v3 @ 3.50GHz 9689pts 13.4% 140w Q3-2014
Intel Core i7-5820K @ 3.30GHz 12868pts 50.6% 140w Q3-2014

Set up

Power consumption

Base configuration: X10SDV-7TP4F-O, 4x16GB DDR4 RDIMMs, PicoPSU 90w with EDac EA10523C-120 adapter, Sandisk X210 512GB SSD, single 1Gbps Ethernet, Scythe S-Flex SFF21E fan

Configuration Power Consumption
Base: Off, IPMI connected 7.3-7.6w
Base: Booted 2012 R2, idle 46.5-48.3w
Base: BurnIntest (CPU, RAM both at 100%) 75.4w
Base + 3ware 9750-4i4e with 1 connected external enclosure, booted 2012 R2, idle 70.9w-71.5w
  1. Based on my run with PerformanceTest 8.0