Intel Xeon E5-2697 v2: specs and benchmarks
Intel started Xeon E5-2697 v2 sales 10 September 2013 at a recommended price of $1,723. This is high-end Ivy Bridge-EP architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at professional systems. It has 12 cores and 24 threads, and is based on 22 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 3.50 GHz and a locked multiplier.
Compatibility-wise, this is a FCLGA2011 processor with a TDP of 130 Watt. It supports DDR3-800, DDR3-1066, DDR3-1333, DDR3-1600, DDR3-1866 memory.
It provides good benchmark performance at 54.15 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen 9 3900X.