Intel Xeon E5-2697 v4: specs and benchmarks
Intel started Intel Xeon E5-2697 v4 sales 20 June 2016 at a recommended price of $2,702. This is Broadwell architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 18 cores and 36 threads, and is based on 14 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 3600 MHz and a locked multiplier.
Compatibility-wise, this is FCLGA2011-3 processor with a TDP of 145 Watt. It supports DDR4-1600, DDR4-1866, DDR4-2133, DDR4-2400 memory.
It provides poor benchmark performance at 21.66 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3990X.