Cast your vote Do you agree or disagree with CPUBoss?

Thanks for adding your opinion. Follow us on Facebook to stay up to date with the latest news!
VS

Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Intel Xeon E7-4880 v2

Reasons to consider the
Intel Xeon E7-4880 v2

Report a correction
Much more l3 cache 37.5 MB vs 30 MB 25% more l3 cache; more data can be stored in the l3 cache for quick access later
Supports more RAM 1,572,864 MB vs 786,432 MB Supports 2x more RAM
More l2 cache 3.5 MB vs 3 MB More than 15% more l2 cache; more data can be stored in the l2 cache for quick access later
More threads 30 vs 24 6 more threads
Supports more CPUs in SMP configuration 4 vs 2 Twice as many CPUs in SMP configuration
Newer Feb, 2014 vs Jul, 2013 Release date 7 months later
Front view of Intel Xeon E5 2697 v2

Reasons to consider the
Intel Xeon E5 2697 v2

Report a correction
Significantly higher clock speed 2.7 GHz vs 2.5 GHz Around 10% higher clock speed
Significantly higher turbo clock speed 3.5 GHz vs 3.1 GHz Around 15% higher turbo clock speed
Much higher Maximum operating temperature 86 °C vs 73 °C Around 20% higher Maximum operating temperature

Features Key features of the Xeon E7-4880 v2  vs E5 2697 v2 

clock speed

turbo clock speed

L2 cache

L3 cache

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Xeon E7-4880 v2  vs
E5 2697 v2 
Clock speed 2.5 GHz 2.7 GHz
Turbo clock speed 3.1 GHz 3.5 GHz
Cores Pentadeca core Dodeca core
Socket type
LGA 2011
Is unlocked No No

features

Has a NX bit Yes Yes
Supports trusted computing Yes Yes
Has virtualization support Yes Yes
Instruction set extensions
SSE2
MMX
SSE4
AVX
SSE3
SSE
SSE4.1
SSE4.2
Supplemental SSE3
AES
Supports dynamic frequency scaling Yes Yes

memory controller

Memory controller Built-in Built-in
Memory type
DDR3-1866
DDR3-1600
DDR3-1333
DDR3-1066
DDR3
DDR3-800
Channels Quad Channel Quad Channel
Supports ECC Yes Yes
Maximum bandwidth 51,200 MB/s 59,733.32 MB/s
Maximum memory size 1,572,864 MB 786,432 MB

details

Xeon E7-4880 v2  vs
E5 2697 v2 
Architecture x86-64 x86-64
Threads 30 24
L2 cache 3.5 MB 3 MB
L3 cache 37.5 MB 30 MB
Manufacture process 22 nm 22 nm
Max CPUs 4 2
Clock multiplier 25 27
Operating temperature Unknown - 73°C Unknown - 86°C

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

power consumption

TDP 130W 130W
Annual home energy cost 31.32 $/year 31.32 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 113.88 $/year 113.88 $/year
Typical power consumption 105.63W 105.63W

bus

Architecture QPI QPI
Number of links 3 2
Data rate 96,000 MB/s 64,000 MB/s
Transfer rate 8,000 MT/s 8,000 MT/s
Clock speed 4,000 MHz 4,000 MHz
Intel Xeon E7-4880 v2
Report a correction
Intel Xeon E5 2697 v2
Report a correction

Comments

comments powered by Disqus