Intel Xeon E5-1607 v4: specs and benchmarks

Intel Xeon E5-1607 v4


Intel started Intel Xeon E5-1607 v4 sales 20 June 2016. This is Broadwell architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 4 cores and 4 threads, and is based on 14 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 3100 MHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is processor with a TDP of 140 Watt.

It provides poor benchmark performance at 6.20 percent of a leader's which is AMD EPYC 7763.

General info

Of Xeon E5-1607 v4 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture, sales start time and pricing.

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Market segment
Intel Xeon E5
Architecture codename
Launch date
20 June 2016 (4 years ago)
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Technical specs

Basic processor 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 cores
Boost clock speed
3.1 GHz
Bus support
5 GT/s
L2 cache
1 MB
L3 cache
10 MB
Chip lithography
14 nm
of 5 (Apple M1)
Die size
246.24 mm2
Transistor count
3200 Million
of 16000 (Apple M1)
64 bit support


Information on Xeon E5-1607 v4 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.

Number of CPUs in a configuration
1 (Uniprocessor)
Thermal design power (TDP)
140 Watt

Technologies and extensions

Technological capabilities and additional instructions supported by Xeon E5-1607 v4. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.


Security technologies

Processor technologies aimed at improving security, for example, by protecting against hacks.


Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Xeon E5-1607 v4's memory controller.

Maximum memory size
1,536 GB


Specifications and connection types of supported peripherals.

PCIe revision
Max number of PCIe lanes
of 128 (EPYC 7551P)

Benchmark performance

Single-core and multi-core benchmark results of Xeon E5-1607 v4. 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.



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


Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Xeon E5-1607 v4 is for a gaming PC, compared with system requirements of some popular titles. Remember that sometimes official hardware requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

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