AMD EPYC 7502P vs Intel Xeon Gold 6154

Comparative analysis of AMD EPYC 7502P and Intel Xeon Gold 6154 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

  • CPU is newer: launch date 2 year(s) 1 month(s) later
  • 14 more cores, run more applications at once: 32 vs 18
  • 28 more threads: 64 vs 36
  • Around 78% more L1 cache; more data can be stored in the L1 cache for quick access later
  • 5.2x more L3 cache, more data can be stored in the L3 cache for quick access later
  • 5.3x more maximum memory size: 4 TB vs 768 GB
  • Around 11% lower typical power consumption: 180 Watt vs 200 Watt
  • Around 74% better performance in PassMark - CPU mark: 47949 vs 27568
Specifications (specs)
Launch date 7 Aug 2019 vs July 2017
Number of cores 32 vs 18
Number of threads 64 vs 36
L1 cache 2 MB vs 64 KB (per core)
L3 cache 128 MB vs 25344 KB (shared)
Maximum memory size 4 TB vs 768 GB
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 180 Watt vs 200 Watt
Benchmarks
PassMark - CPU mark 47949 vs 27568

Reasons to consider the Intel Xeon Gold 6154

  • Around 10% higher clock speed: 3.70 GHz vs 3.35 GHz
  • Around 13% more L2 cache; more data can be stored in the L2 cache for quick access later
  • Around 18% better performance in PassMark - Single thread mark: 2247 vs 1900
Specifications (specs)
Maximum frequency 3.70 GHz vs 3.35 GHz
L2 cache 1024 KB (per core) vs 16 MB
Benchmarks
PassMark - Single thread mark 2247 vs 1900

Compare benchmarks

CPU 1: AMD EPYC 7502P
CPU 2: Intel Xeon Gold 6154

PassMark - Single thread mark
CPU 1
CPU 2
1900
2247
PassMark - CPU mark
CPU 1
CPU 2
47949
27568
Name AMD EPYC 7502P Intel Xeon Gold 6154
PassMark - Single thread mark 1900 2247
PassMark - CPU mark 47949 27568
Geekbench 4 - Single Core 4419
Geekbench 4 - Multi-Core 36691

Compare specifications (specs)

AMD EPYC 7502P Intel Xeon Gold 6154

Essentials

Family EPYC
Launch date 7 Aug 2019 July 2017
Launch price (MSRP) $2300
Place in performance rating 30 7
Processor Number 7502P 6154
Series 7002 Intel® Xeon® Scalable Processors
Vertical segment Server Server
Architecture codename Skylake
Price now $3,809
Status Launched
Value for money (0-100) 2.14

Performance

Base frequency 2.5 GHz 3.00 GHz
L1 cache 2 MB 64 KB (per core)
L2 cache 16 MB 1024 KB (per core)
L3 cache 128 MB 25344 KB (shared)
Maximum frequency 3.35 GHz 3.70 GHz
Number of cores 32 18
Number of threads 64 36
Unlocked
64 bit support
Manufacturing process technology 14 nm
Maximum core temperature 82°C
Number of Ultra Path Interconnect (UPI) Links 3
Transistor count 8000 million

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

Sockets supported SP3 FCLGA3647
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 180 Watt 200 Watt
Low Halogen Options Available
Max number of CPUs in a configuration 4
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)