Intel Xeon E5-2695 v2: specs and benchmarks

Intel Xeon E5-2695 v2

Summary

Intel started Intel Xeon E5-2695 v2 sales 1 September 2013 at a recommended price of $1,950. This is Ivy Bridge EP architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 12 cores and 24 threads, and is based on 22 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 3200 MHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is FCLGA2011 processor with a TDP of 115 Watt. It supports DDR3-800, DDR3-1066, DDR3-1333, DDR3-1600, DDR3-1866 memory.

It provides poor benchmark performance at 15.26 percent of a leader's which is AMD EPYC 7763.

General info

Of Xeon E5-2695 v2 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture, sales start time and pricing.

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Value for money (0-100)
1.27
 
Market segment
Server
 
Architecture codename
Ivy Bridge EP
 
Launch date
1 September 2013 (7 years ago)
 
Launch price (MSRP)
$1,950
 
Price now
$1895
 

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
12
 
Threads
24
 
Base clock speed
2.4 GHz
 
of 4.7 (FX-9590)
Boost clock speed
3.2 GHz
 
L1 cache
64 KB (per core)
 
of 896 (Atom C3950)
L2 cache
256 KB (per core)
 
L3 cache
30 MB (shared)
 
Chip lithography
22 nm
 
of 5 (Apple M1)
Die size
160 mm2
 
Maximum core temperature
81 °C
 
of 110 (Atom x7-E3950)
Transistor count
1,400 million
 
of 16000 (Apple M1)
64 bit support
+
 
VID voltage range
0.65–1.3V
 

Compatibility

Information on Xeon E5-2695 v2 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
2
 
Socket
FCLGA2011
 
Thermal design power (TDP)
115 Watt
 

Technologies and extensions

Technological capabilities and additional instructions supported by Xeon E5-2695 v2. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.

Instruction set extensions
Intel® AVX
 
AES-NI
+
 
AVX
+
 
vPro
+
 
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)
+
 
Turbo Boost Technology
2.0
 
Hyper-Threading Technology
+
 
Idle States
+
 
Thermal Monitoring
+
 
Flex Memory Access
-
 
Demand Based Switching
+
 
PAE
46 Bit
 

Security technologies

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

TXT
+
 
EDB
+
 
Secure Key
+
 
OS Guard
+
 

Virtualization technologies

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

VT-d
+
 
VT-x
+
 
EPT
+
 

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Xeon E5-2695 v2's memory controller.

Supported memory types
DDR3-800, DDR3-1066, DDR3-1333, DDR3-1600, DDR3-1866
 
of 4266 (Ryzen 9 4900H)
Maximum memory size
768 GB
 
Max memory channels
4
 
Maximum memory bandwidth
59.7 GB/s
 
ECC memory support
+
 

Peripherals

Specifications and connection types of supported peripherals.

PCIe revision
3.0
 
Max number of PCIe lanes
40
 
of 128 (EPYC 7551P)

Benchmark performance

Single-core and multi-core benchmark results of Xeon E5-2695 v2. 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.

15.26

Passmark

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.

13382

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Xeon E5-2695 v2 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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