Intel Xeon W-10885M vs AMD EPYC 7H12

Price now 4280$
Games supported 100%
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Intel Xeon W-10885M
Intel Xeon W-10885M
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Games supported 100%

General info

Comparing EPYC 7H12 and Xeon W-10885M processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture, sales start time and price.

Place in performance rating2497
Value for money9.34no data
Market segmentServerMobile workstation
SeriesAMD EPYCComet Lake
Architecture codenameZen 2 (2019−2020)Comet Lake-H (2020)
Release date18 September 2019 (3 years old)13 May 2020 (2 years old)
Current price$4280 no data
Value for money

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Technical specs

EPYC 7H12 and Xeon W-10885M basic parameters such as number of cores, number of threads, base frequency and turbo boost clock, lithography, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of CPU speed, though for more precise assessment you have to consider their test results.

Physical cores64 (Tetrahexaconta-Core)8 (Octa-Core)
Base clock speed2.6 GHz2.4 GHz
Boost clock speed3.3 GHz5.1 GHz
L1 cache4 MB512 KB
L2 cache32 MB2 MB
L3 cache256 MB (shared)16 MB
Chip lithography7 nm, 14 nm14 nm
Die size192 mm2no data
Maximum core temperatureno data100 °C
Number of transistors4,800 millionno data
64 bit support++
Windows 11 compatibility++
Unlocked multiplier+-


Information on EPYC 7H12 and Xeon W-10885M compatibility with other computer components: 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)1
Thermal design power (TDP)280 Watt45 Watt

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by EPYC 7H12 and Xeon W-10885M. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.

Instruction set extensionsno dataIntel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX2
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)no data+
Speed Shiftno data+
Hyper-Threading Technologyno data+
TSXno data-
Idle Statesno data+
Thermal Monitoringno data+
Flex Memory Accessno data+
SIPPno data+
Turbo Boost Max 3.0no data+

Security technologies

EPYC 7H12 and Xeon W-10885M technologies aimed at improving security, for example, by protecting against hacks.

TXTno data+
EDBno data+
Secure Keyno data+
Identity Protectionno data+
SGXno dataYes with Intel® ME
OS Guardno data+

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by EPYC 7H12 and Xeon W-10885M are enumerated here.

VT-dno data+
VT-xno data+
EPTno data+

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel quantity of RAM supported by EPYC 7H12 and Xeon W-10885M. Depending on the motherboards, higher memory frequencies may be supported.

Supported memory typesDDR4 Eight-channelDDR4
Maximum memory size4 TiB128 GB
Max memory channels82
Maximum memory bandwidth204.763 GB/s45.8 GB/s
ECC memory support++

Graphics specifications

General parameters of integrated GPUs, if any.

Integrated graphics cardno dataIntel® UHD Graphics for 10th Gen Intel® Processors
Quick Sync Videono data+
Graphics max frequencyno data1.25 GHz

Graphics interfaces

Available interfaces and connections of EPYC 7H12 and Xeon W-10885M integrated GPUs.

Number of displays supportedno data3
eDPno data+
DisplayPortno data+
HDMIno data+
DVIno data+

Graphics image quality

Maximum display resolutions supported by EPYC 7H12 and Xeon W-10885M integrated GPUs, including resolutions over different interfaces.

4K resolution supportno data+
Max resolution over HDMI 1.4no data4096x2304@30Hz
Max resolution over eDPno data4096x2304@60Hz
Max resolution over DisplayPortno data4096x2304@60Hz

Graphics API support

APIs supported by EPYC 7H12 and Xeon W-10885M integrated GPUs, sometimes API versions are included.

DirectXno data12
OpenGLno data4.5


Specifications and connection of peripherals supported by EPYC 7H12 and Xeon W-10885M.

PCIe versionno data3.0
PCI Express lanesno data16

Benchmark performance

Various benchmark results of the processors in comparison. Overall score 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 7H12 79.98
Xeon W-10885M 12.63
  • 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.

Benchmark coverage: 67%

EPYC 7H12 100817
Xeon W-10885M 15923

EPYC 7H12 outperforms Xeon W-10885M by 533% in Passmark.

Gaming performance

Advantages and disadvantages

Performance rating 79.98 12.63
Recency 18 September 2019 13 May 2020
Boost clock speed 3300 5300
Base clock speed 2600 2400
Chip lithography 7 nm 14 nm
Thermal design power (TDP) 280 Watt 45 Watt

Judging by the results of synthetic and gaming tests, Technical City recommends


Be aware that EPYC 7H12 is a server/workstation processor while Xeon W-10885M is a mobile workstation one.

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