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Intel E5-2690V4

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Differences What are the advantages of each

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Much more l3 cache 55 MB vs 35 MB More than 55% more l3 cache; more data can be stored in the l3 cache for quick access later
More cores 22 vs 14 8 more cores; run more applications at once
More threads 44 vs 28 16 more threads
Better PassMark score 23,362 vs 21,801 More than 5% better PassMark score
Better performance per watt 6.25 pt/W vs 5.06 pt/W Around 25% better performance per watt
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Higher clock speed 2.6 GHz vs 2.2 GHz Around 20% higher clock speed
Better overclocked clock speed (Air) 3.32 GHz vs 2.56 GHz Around 30% better overclocked clock speed (Air)
Lower typical power consumption 109.69W vs 117.81W More than 5% lower typical power consumption
Higher Maximum operating temperature 89 °C vs 79 °C Around 15% higher Maximum operating temperature
Better performance per dollar 0.33 pt/$ vs 0.22 pt/$ Around 50% better performance per dollar
Slightly better PassMark (Single core) score 1,917 vs 1,766 Around 10% better PassMark (Single core) score
Lower annual home energy cost 32.52 $/year vs 34.93 $/year More than 5% lower annual home energy cost
Lower annual commercial energy cost 118.26 $/year vs 127.02 $/year More than 5% lower annual commercial energy cost
Better overclocked clock speed (Water) 3.17 GHz vs 2.83 GHz More than 10% better overclocked clock speed (Water)

Benchmarks Real world tests of E5-2699V4 vs E5-2690V4

GeekBench 3 (Multi-core) Data courtesy Primate Labs


GeekBench 3 (Single core) Data courtesy Primate Labs


GeekBench 3 (AES single core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

4,740 MB/s
3,670 MB/s

PassMark Data courtesy Passmark


PassMark (Single Core)


Specifications Full list of technical specs


E5-2699V4  vs
Clock speed 2.2 GHz 2.6 GHz
Turbo clock speed 3.6 GHz 3.5 GHz
Cores Processing Cores Processing Cores


Has a NX bit Yes Yes
Supports trusted computing Yes Yes
Has virtualization support Yes Yes
Instruction set extensions
AVX 2.0
Supports dynamic frequency scaling Yes Yes

power consumption

TDP 145W 135W
Annual home energy cost 34.93 $/year 32.52 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 127.02 $/year 118.26 $/year
Performance per watt 6.25 pt/W 5.06 pt/W
Typical power consumption 117.81W 109.69W


Architecture QPI QPI
Number of links 2 2
Data rate 76,800 MB/s 76,800 MB/s
Transfer rate 9,600 MT/s 9,600 MT/s
Clock speed 4,800 MHz 4,800 MHz


E5-2699V4  vs
Architecture x86-64 x86-64
Threads 44 28
L3 cache 55 MB 35 MB
L3 cache per core 2.5 MB/core 2.5 MB/core
Manufacture process 14 nm 14 nm
Max CPUs 2 2
Operating temperature Unknown - 79°C Unknown - 89°C


Overclocked clock speed 2.56 GHz 3.32 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Water) 2.83 GHz 3.17 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Air) 2.56 GHz 3.32 GHz

integrated graphics

GPU None None
Label N/A N/A
Latest DirectX N/A N/A
Number of displays supported N/A N/A
GPU clock speed N/A N/A
Turbo clock speed N/A N/A
3DMark06 N/A N/A

memory controller

Memory controller Built-in Built-in
Channels Quad Channel Quad Channel
Supports ECC Yes Yes
Maximum memory size 1,572,864 MB 1,572,864 MB
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