AMD EPYC 7502: specs and benchmarks

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AMD EPYC 7502
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Year of release 2019
Performance 56.03

Summary

AMD started AMD EPYC 7502 sales 7 August 2019 at a recommended price of $2,600. This is high-end Zen 2 architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at professional systems. It has 32 cores and 64 threads, and is based on 7 nm, 14 nm manufacturing technology, with a max turbo frequency of 3350 MHz and an unlocked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is AMD Socket TR4 processor with a TDP of 180 Watt and a maximum temperature of °C. It supports DDR4 Eight-channel memory.

It provides good benchmark performance at

56.03%

of a leader's which is AMD EPYC 7763.

General info

Of EPYC 7502 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture, sales start time and pricing.

Place in performance rating21
Value for money8.84
Market segmentServer
SeriesAMD EPYC
Architecture codenameZen 2
Release date7 August 2019 (2 years ago)
Launch price (MSRP)$2,600of 305 (Core i7-870)
Price now$3590 (1.4x MSRP)of 14999 (Xeon Platinum 9282)
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Technical specs

Basic microprocessor parameters such as number of cores, number of threads, base frequency and turbo boost clock, lithography, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters can generally indicate CPU performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.

Physical cores32 (Dotriaconta-Core)
Threads64
Base clock speed2.5 GHzof 4.7 (FX-9590)
Boost clock speed3.35 GHzof 5.3 (Core i9-10900KF)
L1 cache96K (per core)of 896 (Atom C3950)
L2 cache512K (per core)of 12288 (Core 2 Quad Q9550)
L3 cache128 MB (shared)of 32 (Ryzen Threadripper 1998)
Chip lithography7 nm, 14 nmof 5 (Apple M1)
Die size192 mm2
Number of transistors4,800 millionof 16000 (Apple M1)
64 bit support+
Windows 11 compatibility+
Unlocked multiplier+

Compatibility

Information on EPYC 7502 compatibility with other computer components and devices: motherboard (look for socket type), power supply unit (look for power consumption) etc. Useful when planning a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. Note that power consumption of some processors can well exceed their nominal TDP, even without overclocking. Some can even double their declared thermals given that the motherboard allows to tune the CPU power parameters.

Number of CPUs in a configuration2 (Multiprocessor)of 8 (Opteron 842)
SocketTR4
Thermal design power (TDP)180 Wattof 400 (Xeon Platinum 9282)

Technologies and extensions

Technological capabilities and additional instructions supported by EPYC 7502. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.

AES-NI+
AVX+

Virtualization technologies

Supported virtual machine optimization technologies. Some are specific to Intel only, some to AMD.

AMD-V+

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by EPYC 7502's memory controller. Depending on the motherboard, higher memory frequency may be supported.

Supported memory typesDDR4 Eight-channelof 4266 (Ryzen 9 4900H)
Maximum memory size4 TiBof 786 (Xeon E5-2670 v3)
Max memory channels8of 12 (Xeon Platinum 9221)
Maximum memory bandwidth204.763 GB/sof 281.6 (Xeon Platinum 9221)
ECC memory support+

Benchmark performance

Single-core and multi-core benchmark results of EPYC 7502. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range, higher is better.


Overall score

This is our combined benchmark performance rating. We are regularly improving our combining algorithms, but if you find some perceived inconsistencies, feel free to speak up in comments section, we usually fix problems quickly.

EPYC 7502 56.03
  • Passmark

Passmark CPU Mark is a widespread benchmark, consisting of 8 different types of workload, including integer and floating point math, extended instructions, compression, encryption and physics calculation. There is also one separate single-threaded scenario measuring single-core performance.

EPYC 7502 49177

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good EPYC 7502 is for a gaming PC, compared with system requirements of some popular titles. Remember that sometimes official hardware requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall EPYC 7502 performance compared to nearest competitors among server CPUs.


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