Intel Xeon D-1559: specs and benchmarks

Intel Xeon D-1559

Summary

Intel started Intel Xeon D-1559 sales at a recommended price of $727. This is Broadwell architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 12 cores and 24 threads, and is based on 14 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 2.10 GHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is FCBGA1667 processor with a TDP of 45 Watt. It supports DDR4, DDR3 memory.

It provides poor benchmark performance at 17.01 percent of a leader's which is AMD EPYC 7742.

General info

Of Xeon D-1559 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Type
Server
 
Series
Intel Xeon D
 
Achitecture codename
Broadwell
 
Release date
n/d
 
Launch price (MSRP)
$727
 

Technical specs

Xeon D-1559's quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Xeon D-1559's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
12
 
Number of threads
24
 
Maximum frequency
2.1 GHz
 
of 5 (FX-9590)
L1 cache
768 KB
 
of 896 (Core i9-7940X)
L2 cache
3 MB
 
of 8 (FX-8350)
L3 cache
18 MB
 
Manufacturing process technology
14 nm
 
Die size
306.18 mm2
 
Operating temperature range
85 °C
 
Transistor count
4700 Million
 
of 19200 (EPYC 7551P)
64 bit support
+
 

Compatibility

Information on Xeon D-1559 compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Max number of CPUs in a configuration
1
 
Socket
FCBGA1667
 
Power consumption (TDP)
45 Watt
 
of 650 (Atom Z500)

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Xeon D-1559. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
Instruction set extensions
Intel® AVX2
 
AES-NI
+
 
AVX
+
 
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)
+
 
Turbo Boost
2.0
 
Hyper-Threading
+
 
TSX
+
 
Idle States
+
 
Thermal Monitoring
+
 
GPIO
+
 

Security technologies

Xeon D-1559 technologies aimed at raising security, for example, by protecting against hacks.
TXT
+
 
EDB
+
 
Secure Key
+
 
OS Guard
+
 

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Xeon D-1559 are enumerated here.
VT-d
+
 
VT-x
+
 
EPT
+
 

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Xeon D-1559.
Supported memory types
DDR4, DDR3
 
Maximum memory size
128 GB
 
Max memory channels
2
 
Maximum memory bandwidth
31.78 GB / s
 
of 262.26 (Xeon Platinum 9221)
ECC memory support
+
 

Peripherals

Specifications and connection of Xeon D-1559's supported peripherals.
PCIe revision
2.0 / 3.0
 
Max number of PCIe lanes
32
 
of 128 (EPYC 7551P)
USB revision
2.0 / 3.0
 
Total number of SATA ports
6
 
Number of USB ports
8
 
Integrated LAN
+
 
UART
+
 

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Xeon D-1559. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

17.01

Passmark

8055

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Xeon D-1559 is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Xeon D-1559 performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

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