Intel Xeon E5-2695 v4 vs AMD Opteron 4334

Comparative analysis of Intel Xeon E5-2695 v4 and AMD Opteron 4334 processors for all known characteristics in the following categories: Essentials, Performance, Memory, Compatibility, Peripherals, Security & Reliability, Advanced Technologies, Virtualization. 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).

 

Differences

Reasons to consider the Intel Xeon E5-2695 v4

  • 12 more cores, run more applications at once: 18 vs 6
  • 30 more threads: 36 vs 6
  • Around 24% higher maximum core temperature: 84°C vs 67.70°C
  • A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running processor: 14 nm vs 32 nm
  • Around 55% better performance in PassMark - Single thread mark: 1871 vs 1208
  • 3.1x better performance in PassMark - CPU mark: 18723 vs 6099
Specifications (specs)
Number of cores 18 vs 6
Number of threads 36 vs 6
Maximum core temperature 84°C vs 67.70°C
Manufacturing process technology 14 nm vs 32 nm
Benchmarks
PassMark - Single thread mark 1871 vs 1208
PassMark - CPU mark 18723 vs 6099

Reasons to consider the AMD Opteron 4334

  • Around 6% higher clock speed: 3.5 GHz vs 3.30 GHz
  • Around 26% lower typical power consumption: 95 Watt vs 120 Watt
Maximum frequency 3.5 GHz vs 3.30 GHz
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 95 Watt vs 120 Watt

Compare benchmarks

CPU 1: Intel Xeon E5-2695 v4
CPU 2: AMD Opteron 4334

PassMark - Single thread mark
CPU 1
CPU 2
1871
1208
PassMark - CPU mark
CPU 1
CPU 2
18723
6099
Name Intel Xeon E5-2695 v4 AMD Opteron 4334
PassMark - Single thread mark 1871 1208
PassMark - CPU mark 18723 6099
Geekbench 4 - Single Core 3294
Geekbench 4 - Multi-Core 29615
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection (mPixels/s) 52.064
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation (Frames/s) 403.17
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex (Frames/s) 2.65
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition (Frames/s) 16.165
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining (mHash/s) 162.162

Compare specifications (specs)

Intel Xeon E5-2695 v4 AMD Opteron 4334

Essentials

Architecture codename Broadwell Seoul
Launch date Q1'16 n/d
Place in performance rating 21 688
Processor Number E5-2695V4
Series Intel® Xeon® Processor E5 v4 Family AMD Opteron 4300 Series Processor
Status Launched
Vertical segment Server Server
Family AMD Opteron
OPN Tray OS4334WLU6KHK

Performance

64 bit support
Base frequency 2.10 GHz 3.1 GHz
Bus Speed 9.6 GT/s QPI
Manufacturing process technology 14 nm 32 nm
Maximum core temperature 84°C 67.70°C
Maximum frequency 3.30 GHz 3.5 GHz
Number of cores 18 6
Number of QPI Links 2
Number of threads 36 6
VID voltage range 0
Die size 315 mm
L1 cache 288 KB
L2 cache 6 MB
L3 cache 8 MB
Transistor count 1200 million
Unlocked

Memory

Max memory channels 4
Maximum memory bandwidth 76.8 GB/s
Maximum memory size 1.5 TB
Supported memory types DDR4 1600/1866/2133/2400 DDR3
Supported memory frequency 2000 MHz

Compatibility

Low Halogen Options Available
Max number of CPUs in a configuration 2 2
Package Size 45mm x 52.5mm
Sockets supported FCLGA2011-3 C32
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 120 Watt 95 Watt

Peripherals

Max number of PCIe lanes 40
PCI Express revision 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
Fused Multiply-Add (FMA)
Intel® Advanced Vector Extensions (AVX)

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™)