Very interesting. The guys at Legit Reviews benchmarked their self-built workstation from the off the shelf S5000Xvn Intel motherboard.
And before you think that this is embarrasing for AMD, there's more:
More power for half the performance. No wonder their workstation market share is tanking.
Legit Bottom Line: Without even lauching a product line, Intel has been able to make AMD's QuadFX platform look like weak sauce thanks to their 'V8' demo systems.