CPUBoss Review Our evaluation of E5-2699 v3 vs 6386 SE among all CPUs

Performance

Benchmark performance using all cores

PCMark 8 Home 3.0 Accelerated, PassMark and 1 more

Single-core Performance

Individual core benchmark performance

PassMark (Single Core), Geekbench 3 Single Core and 1 more

Integrated Graphics

Integrated GPU performance for graphics

Sky Diver and Cloud Gate

Integrated Graphics (OpenCL)

Integrated GPU performance for parallel computing

CompuBench 1.5 Bitcoin mining and 4 more

Performance per Watt

How efficiently does the processor use electricity?

Sky Diver, Cloud Gate, CompuBench 1.5 Bitcoin mining and 11 more

Value

Are you paying a premium for performance?

Sky Diver, Cloud Gate, CompuBench 1.5 Bitcoin mining and 11 more

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CPUBoss Score

Combination of all six facets

Winner
Intel Xeon E5-2699 v3 

CPUBoss recommends the Intel Xeon E5-2699 v3  based on its single-core performance.

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Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Intel Xeon E5-2699 v3

Reasons to consider the
Intel Xeon E5-2699 v3

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Much more l3 cache 45 MB vs 16 MB More than 2.8x more l3 cache; more data can be stored in the l3 cache for quick access later
More threads 36 vs 16 20 more threads
Much better PassMark (Single core) score 1,869 vs 1,156 More than 60% better PassMark (Single core) score
Much better performance per watt 10.09 pt/W vs 1.13 pt/W Around 9x better performance per watt
Much more l3 cache per core 2.5 MB/core vs 1 MB/core 2.5x more l3 cache per core
Higher turbo clock speed 3.6 GHz vs 3.5 GHz Around 5% higher turbo clock speed
Newer manufacturing process 22 nm vs 32 nm A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running processor
Newer Jul, 2014 vs Nov, 2012 Release date over 1 years later
Front view of AMD Opteron 6386 SE

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AMD Opteron 6386 SE

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Much higher clock speed 2.8 GHz vs 2.3 GHz More than 20% higher clock speed
Much better overclocked clock speed (Air) 3.2 GHz vs 2.84 GHz Around 15% better overclocked clock speed (Air)
Supports more CPUs in SMP configuration 4 vs 2 Twice as many CPUs in SMP configuration

Benchmarks Real world tests of Xeon E5-2699 v3 vs Opteron 6386 SE

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

Xeon E5-2699 v3
2,980,000 MB/s
Opteron 6386 SE
1,790 MB/s

PassMark Data courtesy Passmark

PassMark (Single Core)

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Xeon E5-2699 v3  vs
Opteron 6386 SE 
Clock speed 2.3 GHz 2.8 GHz
Turbo clock speed 3.6 GHz 3.5 GHz
Cores Processing Cores 16 core

features

Has a NX bit Yes Yes
Has virtualization support Yes Yes
Instruction set extensions
SSE4a
AVX 1.1
SSE2
F16C
MMX
XOP
AVX
SSE3
SSE
ABM
BMI1
CLMUL
AMD64
SSE4.1
FMA4
FMA3
SSE4.2
CVT16
AMD-V
Supplemental SSE3
AES
TBM
AVX 2.0
Supports dynamic frequency scaling Yes Yes

power consumption

TDP 145W 140W
Annual home energy cost 34.93 $/year 33.73 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 127.02 $/year 122.64 $/year
Performance per watt 10.09 pt/W 1.13 pt/W
Typical power consumption 117.81W 113.75W

bus

Architecture QPI HyperTransport 3.0
Transfer rate 9,600 MT/s 6,400 MT/s
Clock speed 4,800 MHz 3,200 MHz

details

Xeon E5-2699 v3  vs
Opteron 6386 SE 
Threads 36 16
L3 cache 45 MB 16 MB
L3 cache per core 2.5 MB/core 1 MB/core
Manufacture process 22 nm 32 nm
Max CPUs 2 4
Operating temperature Unknown - 76.4°C Unknown - 64.4°C

overclocking

Overclocked clock speed 2.84 GHz 3.2 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Air) 2.84 GHz 3.2 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
Memory type
DDR3
DDR
Channels Quad Channel Quad Channel
Supports ECC Yes Yes
Maximum bandwidth 6,400 MB/s 25,600 MB/s
Intel Xeon E5-2699 v3
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