Intel Xeon E5-2658 v4 vs AMD Ryzen 3 2300U

Comparative analysis of Intel Xeon E5-2658 v4 and AMD Ryzen 3 2300U processors for all known characteristics in the following categories: Essentials, Performance, Memory, Compatibility, Peripherals, Security & Reliability, Advanced Technologies, Virtualization, Graphics, Graphics interfaces, Graphics API support. Benchmark processor performance analysis: PassMark - Single thread mark, PassMark - CPU mark, Geekbench 4 - Single Core, Geekbench 4 - Multi-Core, CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection (mPixels/s), CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation (Frames/s), CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex (Frames/s), CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition (Frames/s), CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining (mHash/s), GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps).

 

Differences

Reasons to consider the Intel Xeon E5-2658 v4

  • 10 more cores, run more applications at once: 14 vs 4
  • 24 more threads: 28 vs 4
  • Around 7% better performance in PassMark - Single thread mark: 1604 vs 1501
  • 2.6x better performance in PassMark - CPU mark: 13209 vs 4995
  • 3.8x better performance in Geekbench 4 - Single Core: 2744 vs 724
  • 9.9x better performance in Geekbench 4 - Multi-Core: 22233 vs 2237
Specifications (specs)
Number of cores 14 vs 4
Number of threads 28 vs 4
Max number of CPUs in a configuration 2 vs 1
Benchmarks
PassMark - Single thread mark 1604 vs 1501
PassMark - CPU mark 13209 vs 4995
Geekbench 4 - Single Core 2744 vs 724
Geekbench 4 - Multi-Core 22233 vs 2237

Reasons to consider the AMD Ryzen 3 2300U

  • Around 21% higher clock speed: 3.4 GHz vs 2.80 GHz
  • Around 4% higher maximum core temperature: 95°C vs 91°C
  • 7x lower typical power consumption: 15 Watt vs 105 Watt
Maximum frequency 3.4 GHz vs 2.80 GHz
Maximum core temperature 95°C vs 91°C
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 15 Watt vs 105 Watt

Compare benchmarks

CPU 1: Intel Xeon E5-2658 v4
CPU 2: AMD Ryzen 3 2300U

PassMark - Single thread mark
CPU 1
CPU 2
1604
1501
PassMark - CPU mark
CPU 1
CPU 2
13209
4995
Geekbench 4 - Single Core
CPU 1
CPU 2
2744
724
Geekbench 4 - Multi-Core
CPU 1
CPU 2
22233
2237
Name Intel Xeon E5-2658 v4 AMD Ryzen 3 2300U
PassMark - Single thread mark 1604 1501
PassMark - CPU mark 13209 4995
Geekbench 4 - Single Core 2744 724
Geekbench 4 - Multi-Core 22233 2237
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection (mPixels/s) 22.001
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation (Frames/s) 376.289
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex (Frames/s) 1.94
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition (Frames/s) 29.592
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining (mHash/s) 90.909
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames) 3348
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps) 3348

Compare specifications (specs)

Intel Xeon E5-2658 v4 AMD Ryzen 3 2300U

Essentials

Architecture codename Broadwell Zen
Launch date Q1'16 8 January 2018
Place in performance rating 153 301
Processor Number E5-2658V4
Series Intel® Xeon® Processor E5 v4 Family AMD Ryzen 3 Mobile Processors with Radeon Vega Graphics
Status Launched
Vertical segment Embedded Laptop
Family AMD Ryzen Processors
OPN Tray YM2300C4T4MFB
OS Support Windows 10 - 64-Bit Edition, RHEL x86 64-Bit, Ubuntu x86 64-Bit

Performance

64 bit support
Base frequency 2.30 GHz 2 GHz
Bus Speed 9.6 GT/s QPI
Manufacturing process technology 14 nm 14 nm
Maximum core temperature 91°C 95°C
Maximum frequency 2.80 GHz 3.4 GHz
Number of cores 14 4
Number of QPI Links 2
Number of threads 28 4
VID voltage range 0
Die size 246 mm
L1 cache 384 KB
L2 cache 2 MB
L3 cache 4 MB
Number of GPU cores 6
Transistor count 4500 Million
Unlocked

Memory

Max memory channels 4 2
Maximum memory bandwidth 76.8 GB/s
Maximum memory size 1.5 TB
Supported memory types DDR4 1600/1866/2133/2400 DDR4
Supported memory frequency 2400 MHz

Compatibility

Low Halogen Options Available
Max number of CPUs in a configuration 2 1
Package Size 45mm x 52.5mm
Sockets supported FCLGA2011-3 FP5
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 105 Watt 15 Watt
Configurable TDP 12-25 Watt
Thermal Solution Not included

Peripherals

Max number of PCIe lanes 40
PCI Express revision 3.0 3.0
PCIe configurations x4, x8, x16
Scalability 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 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
Thermal Monitoring
AMD SenseMI
FreeSync
Intel® Advanced Vector Extensions (AVX)
The "Zen" Core Architecture

Virtualization

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

Graphics

Graphics max frequency 1100 MHz
iGPU core count 6
Processor graphics Radeon Vega 6 Graphics

Graphics interfaces

DisplayPort
HDMI

Graphics API support

DirectX 12