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Is Xeon X5680 AVX capable?

ASchu24
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I installed some SW recently the requires AVX on my Mac Pro 2015 running 2 Xeon X5680's and wondering if my Procs are capable?

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AlHill
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SergioS_Intel
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Hello ASchu24, The Intel® Xeon® Processor X5680 does not support Advanced Vector Extensions (AVX). You can confirm this information here: https://ark.intel.com/content/www/us/en/ark/products/47916/intel-xeon-processor-x5680-12m-cache-3-33... https://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/processors/xeon/xeon-5600-vol-1-datasheet.html https://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/processors/xeon/xeon-5600-vol-2-datasheet.html Please do not hesitate to contact us again if you need further assistance. Best regards, Sergio S. Intel Customer Support Technician Under Contract to Intel Corporation For firmware updates and troubleshooting tips, visit :https://intel.com/support/serverbios
SergioS_Intel
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Hello ASchu24, I am following your question and would like to know if you need further assistance. Sergio S. Intel Customer Support Technician Under Contract to Intel Corporation
ASchu24
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no further assistance needed at this time ~ thank you

SergioS_Intel
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Hello ASchu24, You are welcome. Feel free to contact us anytime. Sergio S. Intel Customer Support Technician Under Contract to Intel Corporation
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