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Old   August 15, 2010, 23:52
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We plan to procure server for CFD application and with Intel 5630 processors.
I would like to know which one is better for cfd application, whether 5530(Nehalem processors) or 5630?
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Old   August 16, 2010, 02:26
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Go for 5630.

http://www.bit-tech.net/hardware/cpu...5650-review/11

http://www.bit-tech.net/hardware/cpu...x5650-review/8
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Always get the fastest CPU you can get for CFD. Not the most cores, the fastest individual cores.
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Old   August 20, 2010, 02:54
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thanks for your info.
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