AMD EPYC 7302P vs Intel Xeon Gold 6140

Comparative analysis of AMD EPYC 7302P and Intel Xeon Gold 6140 processors for all known characteristics in the following categories: Essentials, Performance, Memory, Compatibility, Peripherals, Advanced Technologies, Virtualization, Security & Reliability. Benchmark processor performance analysis: PassMark - Single thread mark, PassMark - CPU mark, Geekbench 4 - Single Core, Geekbench 4 - Multi-Core.

 

Differences

Reasons to consider the AMD EPYC 7302P

  • A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running processor: 7 nm, 14 nm vs 14 nm
  • 5.3x more maximum memory size: 4 TB vs 768 GB
  • Around 30% better performance in PassMark - Single thread mark: 2248 vs 1735
  • Around 29% better performance in PassMark - CPU mark: 30994 vs 23964
Specifications (specs)
Manufacturing process technology 7 nm, 14 nm vs 14 nm
Maximum memory size 4 TB vs 768 GB
Benchmarks
PassMark - Single thread mark 2248 vs 1735
PassMark - CPU mark 30994 vs 23964

Reasons to consider the Intel Xeon Gold 6140

  • 2 more cores, run more applications at once: 18 vs 16
  • 4 more threads: 36 vs 32
  • Around 12% higher clock speed: 3.70 GHz vs 3.3 GHz
  • Around 11% lower typical power consumption: 140 Watt vs 155 Watt
Number of cores 18 vs 16
Number of threads 36 vs 32
Maximum frequency 3.70 GHz vs 3.3 GHz
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 140 Watt vs 155 Watt

Compare benchmarks

CPU 1: AMD EPYC 7302P
CPU 2: Intel Xeon Gold 6140

PassMark - Single thread mark
CPU 1
CPU 2
2248
1735
PassMark - CPU mark
CPU 1
CPU 2
30994
23964
Name AMD EPYC 7302P Intel Xeon Gold 6140
PassMark - Single thread mark 2248 1735
PassMark - CPU mark 30994 23964
Geekbench 4 - Single Core 4230
Geekbench 4 - Multi-Core 32955

Compare specifications (specs)

AMD EPYC 7302P Intel Xeon Gold 6140

Essentials

Architecture codename Zen 2 Skylake
Launch date 7 Aug 2019 Q3'17
Launch price (MSRP) $825
OPN PIB 100-100000049WOF
OPN Tray 100-000000049
Place in performance rating 15 16
Vertical segment Server Server
Processor Number 6140
Series Intel® Xeon® Scalable Processors
Status Launched

Performance

Base frequency 3.0 GHz 2.30 GHz
L1 cache 1 MB
L2 cache 8 MB
L3 cache 128 MB
Manufacturing process technology 7 nm, 14 nm 14 nm
Maximum frequency 3.3 GHz 3.70 GHz
Number of cores 16 18
Number of threads 32 36
Unlocked
Maximum core temperature 91°C
Number of Ultra Path Interconnect (UPI) Links 3

Memory

ECC memory support
Max memory channels 8 6
Maximum memory bandwidth 190.7 GB/s
Maximum memory size 4 TB 768 GB
Supported memory types DDR4-3200 DDR4-2666
Supported memory frequency 2666 MHz

Compatibility

Socket Count 1P
Sockets supported SP3 FCLGA3647
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 155 Watt 140 Watt
Low Halogen Options Available
Package Size 76.0mm x 56.5mm

Peripherals

Max number of PCIe lanes 128 48
PCI Express revision 4.0 3.0
PCIe configurations x16, x8
Scalability S4S

Advanced Technologies

AMD SenseMI
Fused Multiply-Add 3 (FMA3)
Intel® Advanced Vector Extensions (AVX)
Intel® Advanced Vector Extensions 2 (AVX2)
Intel® AES New Instructions
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® technology
Instruction set extensions Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX, Intel® AVX2, Intel® AVX-512
Intel 64
Intel® Hyper-Threading technology
Intel® Optane™ Memory Supported
Intel® TSX-NI
Intel® Turbo Boost technology
Intel® Volume Management Device (VMD)
Intel® vPro™ Platform Eligibility
Number of AVX-512 FMA Units 2
Speed Shift technology

Virtualization

AMD Virtualization (AMD-V™)
Intel® Virtualization Technology (VT-x)
Intel® Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d)
Intel® VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)

Security & Reliability

Execute Disable Bit (EDB)
Intel® Run Sure Technology
Intel® Trusted Execution technology (TXT)
Mode-based Execute Control (MBE)