Intel Xeon E5-1680 v4 vs Intel Xeon E5-2680 v4

Comparative analysis of Intel Xeon E5-1680 v4 and Intel Xeon E5-2680 v4 processors for all known characteristics in the following categories: Essentials, Performance, Memory, Compatibility, Peripherals, Security & Reliability, Advanced Technologies, Virtualization, Graphics. Benchmark processor performance analysis: PassMark - Single thread mark, PassMark - CPU mark, Geekbench 4 - Single Core, Geekbench 4 - Multi-Core.

 

Differences

Reasons to consider the Intel Xeon E5-1680 v4

  • Around 21% higher clock speed: 4.00 GHz vs 3.30 GHz
  • Around 25% better performance in PassMark - Single thread mark: 2392 vs 1921
  • Around 15% better performance in Geekbench 4 - Single Core: 4025 vs 3508
Specifications (specs)
Maximum frequency 4.00 GHz vs 3.30 GHz
Benchmarks
PassMark - Single thread mark 2392 vs 1921
Geekbench 4 - Single Core 4025 vs 3508

Reasons to consider the Intel Xeon E5-2680 v4

  • 6 more cores, run more applications at once: 14 vs 8
  • 12 more threads: 28 vs 16
  • Around 23% higher maximum core temperature: 86°C vs 70°C
  • Around 17% lower typical power consumption: 120 Watt vs 140 Watt
  • Around 25% better performance in PassMark - CPU mark: 18133 vs 14481
  • Around 18% better performance in Geekbench 4 - Multi-Core: 30097 vs 25553
Specifications (specs)
Number of cores 14 vs 8
Number of threads 28 vs 16
Maximum core temperature 86°C vs 70°C
Max number of CPUs in a configuration 2 vs 1
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 120 Watt vs 140 Watt
Benchmarks
PassMark - CPU mark 18133 vs 14481
Geekbench 4 - Multi-Core 30097 vs 25553

Compare benchmarks

CPU 1: Intel Xeon E5-1680 v4
CPU 2: Intel Xeon E5-2680 v4

PassMark - Single thread mark
CPU 1
CPU 2
2392
1921
PassMark - CPU mark
CPU 1
CPU 2
14481
18133
Geekbench 4 - Single Core
CPU 1
CPU 2
4025
3508
Geekbench 4 - Multi-Core
CPU 1
CPU 2
25553
30097
Name Intel Xeon E5-1680 v4 Intel Xeon E5-2680 v4
PassMark - Single thread mark 2392 1921
PassMark - CPU mark 14481 18133
Geekbench 4 - Single Core 4025 3508
Geekbench 4 - Multi-Core 25553 30097

Compare specifications (specs)

Intel Xeon E5-1680 v4 Intel Xeon E5-2680 v4

Essentials

Architecture codename Broadwell Broadwell
Launch date Q2'16 10 March 2016
Place in performance rating 49 59
Processor Number E5-1680V4 E5-2680V4
Series Intel® Xeon® Processor E5 v4 Family Intel® Xeon® Processor E5 v4 Family
Status Launched Launched
Vertical segment Server Server
Launch price (MSRP) $1,745
Price now $1,762.90
Value for money (0-100) 3.32

Performance

64 bit support
Base frequency 3.40 GHz 2.40 GHz
Bus Speed 0 GT/s QPI 9.6 GT/s QPI
Manufacturing process technology 14 nm 14 nm
Maximum core temperature 70°C 86°C
Maximum frequency 4.00 GHz 3.30 GHz
Number of cores 8 14
Number of QPI Links 0 2
Number of threads 16 28
Die size 306 mm
Front-side bus (FSB) 9.6 GT / s / QPI
L1 cache 448 KB
L2 cache 3.5 MB
L3 cache 35 MB
Transistor count 4700 Million
VID voltage range 0

Memory

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

Compatibility

Low Halogen Options Available
Max number of CPUs in a configuration 1 2
Package Size 45mm x 52.5mm 45mm x 52.5mm
Sockets supported FCLGA2011-3 FCLGA2011-3
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 140 Watt 120 Watt

Peripherals

Max number of PCIe lanes 40 40
PCI Express revision 3.0 3.0
PCIe configurations x4, x8, x16 x4, x8, x16
Scalability 1S Only 2S

Security & Reliability

Execute Disable Bit (EDB)
Intel® Identity Protection technology
Intel® OS Guard
Intel® Secure Key technology
Intel® Trusted Execution technology (TXT)

Advanced Technologies

Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® technology
Idle States
Instruction set extensions Intel® AVX2 Intel® AVX2
Intel 64
Intel® AES New Instructions
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 46-bit
Thermal Monitoring

Virtualization

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

Graphics

Processor graphics None