Looking for Xeon E5-2687W v3 or v4 or equivalent, need two.

MGMCCALLEY

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I've got two Xeon ES chips that are 8 core currently, and they have a decent turbo, but I'm looking for a boos in single-threaded apps. So I need a matched pair of E5-2687W v3 or v4 or equivalent. I'll gladly throw in the 8-core chips for someone needing lower-end replacements for the chips they're sending. I'm active in WCG, which will be the primary purpose for these chips.
 

MGMCCALLEY

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Still looking. I'd hate to resort to eBay if someone around here has these.
 

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2667 V3 is also a good alternative for a nice base clock speed and might be a more cost effective option. I just recently upgraded to two of those. 2 less cores but just an idea anyways.
 

MGMCCALLEY

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Thank you for the advice. I probably don't need the extra core count, but I am trying to keep up with WCG in the wake of a server crash. So I figured I'd start at the top and work down. That is a good model, and probably way more affordable, so it would be a good second choice.
 
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