Intel Xeon E5 2600 v2 Socket 2011 Ivy Bridge EP Processors
These Xeon E5 2600 v2 processors are designed for the workstation and server market. The pricing reflects that, but so do the specifications. These CPUs have between 2 and 12 cores that use Intel's Ivy Bridge EP architecture, and also support quad-channel DDR3 memory. The E5-1600 v2 family are designed for single CPU systems, while the E5-2600 v2 CPUs can all be used in dual-processor set-ups for even more performance.