AMD EPYC 7502P vs Intel Xeon E5-1680 v4

Comparative analysis of AMD EPYC 7502P and Intel Xeon E5-1680 v4 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 7502P

  • 24 more cores, run more applications at once: 32 vs 8
  • 48 more threads: 64 vs 16
  • 2.7x more maximum memory size: 4 TB vs 1.5 TB
  • 3.2x better performance in PassMark - CPU mark: 46180 vs 14481
Specifications (specs)
Number of cores 32 vs 8
Number of threads 64 vs 16
Maximum memory size 4 TB vs 1.5 TB
Benchmarks
PassMark - CPU mark 46180 vs 14481

Reasons to consider the Intel Xeon E5-1680 v4

  • Around 19% higher clock speed: 4.00 GHz vs 3.35 GHz
  • Around 29% lower typical power consumption: 140 Watt vs 180 Watt
  • Around 35% better performance in PassMark - Single thread mark: 2392 vs 1777
Specifications (specs)
Maximum frequency 4.00 GHz vs 3.35 GHz
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 140 Watt vs 180 Watt
Benchmarks
PassMark - Single thread mark 2392 vs 1777

Compare benchmarks

CPU 1: AMD EPYC 7502P
CPU 2: Intel Xeon E5-1680 v4

PassMark - Single thread mark
CPU 1
CPU 2
1777
2392
PassMark - CPU mark
CPU 1
CPU 2
46180
14481
Name AMD EPYC 7502P Intel Xeon E5-1680 v4
PassMark - Single thread mark 1777 2392
PassMark - CPU mark 46180 14481
Geekbench 4 - Single Core 4025
Geekbench 4 - Multi-Core 25553

Compare specifications (specs)

AMD EPYC 7502P Intel Xeon E5-1680 v4

Essentials

Family EPYC
Launch date 7 Aug 2019 Q2'16
Launch price (MSRP) $2300
Place in performance rating 95 49
Processor Number 7502P E5-1680V4
Series 7002 Intel® Xeon® Processor E5 v4 Family
Vertical segment Server Server
Architecture codename Broadwell
Status Launched

Performance

Base frequency 2.5 GHz 3.40 GHz
L1 cache 2 MB
L2 cache 16 MB
L3 cache 128 MB
Maximum frequency 3.35 GHz 4.00 GHz
Number of cores 32 8
Number of threads 64 16
Unlocked
64 bit support
Bus Speed 0 GT/s QPI
Manufacturing process technology 14 nm
Maximum core temperature 70°C
Number of QPI Links 0

Memory

ECC memory support
Max memory channels 8 4
Maximum memory bandwidth 190.7 GB/s 76.8 GB/s
Maximum memory size 4 TB 1.5 TB
Supported memory types DDR4-3200 DDR4 1600/1866/2133/2400

Compatibility

Sockets supported SP3 FCLGA2011-3
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 180 Watt 140 Watt
Low Halogen Options Available
Max number of CPUs in a configuration 1
Package Size 45mm x 52.5mm

Peripherals

Max number of PCIe lanes 128 40
PCI Express revision 4.0 3.0
PCIe configurations x16, x8 x4, x8, x16
Scalability 1S Only

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
Idle States
Instruction set extensions Intel® AVX2
Intel 64
Intel® Demand Based Switching
Intel® Flex Memory Access
Intel® Hyper-Threading technology
Intel® TSX-NI
Intel® Turbo Boost technology
Intel® vPro™ Platform Eligibility
Physical Address Extensions (PAE) 46-bit
Thermal Monitoring

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® Identity Protection technology
Intel® OS Guard
Intel® Secure Key technology
Intel® Trusted Execution technology (TXT)