Intel Xeon E5-2695 v4 vs Intel Xeon Gold 6154

Comparative analysis of Intel Xeon E5-2695 v4 and Intel Xeon Gold 6154 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

  • Around 2% higher maximum core temperature: 84°C vs 82°C
  • 2x more maximum memory size: 1.5 TB vs 768 GB
  • Around 67% lower typical power consumption: 120 Watt vs 200 Watt
Maximum core temperature 84°C vs 82°C
Maximum memory size 1.5 TB vs 768 GB
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 120 Watt vs 200 Watt

Reasons to consider the Intel Xeon Gold 6154

  • Around 12% higher clock speed: 3.70 GHz vs 3.30 GHz
  • Around 20% better performance in PassMark - Single thread mark: 2247 vs 1871
  • Around 47% better performance in PassMark - CPU mark: 27568 vs 18723
  • Around 34% better performance in Geekbench 4 - Single Core: 4419 vs 3294
  • Around 24% better performance in Geekbench 4 - Multi-Core: 36691 vs 29615
Specifications (specs)
Maximum frequency 3.70 GHz vs 3.30 GHz
Max number of CPUs in a configuration 4 vs 2
Benchmarks
PassMark - Single thread mark 2247 vs 1871
PassMark - CPU mark 27568 vs 18723
Geekbench 4 - Single Core 4419 vs 3294
Geekbench 4 - Multi-Core 36691 vs 29615

Compare benchmarks

CPU 1: Intel Xeon E5-2695 v4
CPU 2: Intel Xeon Gold 6154

PassMark - Single thread mark
CPU 1
CPU 2
1871
2247
PassMark - CPU mark
CPU 1
CPU 2
18723
27568
Geekbench 4 - Single Core
CPU 1
CPU 2
3294
4419
Geekbench 4 - Multi-Core
CPU 1
CPU 2
29615
36691
Name Intel Xeon E5-2695 v4 Intel Xeon Gold 6154
PassMark - Single thread mark 1871 2247
PassMark - CPU mark 18723 27568
Geekbench 4 - Single Core 3294 4419
Geekbench 4 - Multi-Core 29615 36691
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 Intel Xeon Gold 6154

Essentials

Architecture codename Broadwell Skylake
Launch date Q1'16 July 2017
Place in performance rating 21 7
Processor Number E5-2695V4 6154
Series Intel® Xeon® Processor E5 v4 Family Intel® Xeon® Scalable Processors
Status Launched Launched
Vertical segment Server Server
Price now $3,809
Value for money (0-100) 2.14

Performance

64 bit support
Base frequency 2.10 GHz 3.00 GHz
Bus Speed 9.6 GT/s QPI
Manufacturing process technology 14 nm 14 nm
Maximum core temperature 84°C 82°C
Maximum frequency 3.30 GHz 3.70 GHz
Number of cores 18 18
Number of QPI Links 2
Number of threads 36 36
VID voltage range 0
L1 cache 64 KB (per core)
L2 cache 1024 KB (per core)
L3 cache 25344 KB (shared)
Number of Ultra Path Interconnect (UPI) Links 3
Transistor count 8000 million

Memory

Max memory channels 4 6
Maximum memory bandwidth 76.8 GB/s
Maximum memory size 1.5 TB 768 GB
Supported memory types DDR4 1600/1866/2133/2400 DDR4-2666
Supported memory frequency 2666 MHz

Compatibility

Low Halogen Options Available
Max number of CPUs in a configuration 2 4
Package Size 45mm x 52.5mm 76.0mm x 56.5mm
Sockets supported FCLGA2011-3 FCLGA3647
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 120 Watt 200 Watt

Peripherals

Max number of PCIe lanes 40 48
PCI Express revision 3.0 3.0
PCIe configurations x4, x8, x16
Scalability 2S S4S

Security & Reliability

Execute Disable Bit (EDB)
Intel® Identity Protection technology
Intel® OS Guard
Intel® Secure Key technology
Intel® Trusted Execution technology (TXT)
Intel® Run Sure Technology
Mode-based Execute Control (MBE)

Advanced Technologies

Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® technology
Idle States
Instruction set extensions Intel® AVX2 Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX, Intel® AVX2, Intel® AVX-512
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
Intel® Advanced Vector Extensions (AVX)
Intel® Optane™ Memory Supported
Intel® Volume Management Device (VMD)
Number of AVX-512 FMA Units 2
Speed Shift technology

Virtualization

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