Intel Xeon Gold 5220 vs W-2265

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Intel Xeon Gold 5220
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General info

Comparing Xeon Gold 5220 and Xeon W-2265 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture, sales start time and price.

Place in performance rating214194
Value for money4.53no data
Market segmentServerServer
SeriesIntel Xeon Goldno data
Architecture codenameCascade Lake (2019−2020)no data
Release date2 April 2019 (3 years ago)1 October 2019 (3 years ago)
Launch price (MSRP)$1,555no data
Current price$2116 (1.4x MSRP)no data
Value for money

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Technical specs

Xeon Gold 5220 and Xeon W-2265 basic parameters such as number of cores, number of threads, base frequency and turbo boost clock, lithography, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of CPU speed, though for more precise assessment you have to consider their test results.

Physical cores18 (Octadeca-Core)12 (Dodeca-Core)
Threads3624
Base clock speed2.2 GHz3.5 GHz
Boost clock speed3.9 GHz4.8 GHz
Bus support4 × 8 GT/sno data
L1 cache1.125 MBno data
L2 cache18 MBno data
L3 cache24.75 MB19.25 MB
Chip lithography14 nm14 nm
Maximum core temperature87 °C61 °C
64 bit support++
Windows 11 compatibility++
Unlocked multiplier--

Compatibility

Information on Xeon Gold 5220 and Xeon W-2265 compatibility with other computer components: 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. Note that power consumption of some processors can well exceed their nominal TDP, even without overclocking. Some can even double their declared thermals given that the motherboard allows to tune the CPU power parameters.

Number of CPUs in a configuration4 (Multiprocessor)1
SocketFCLGA3647FCLGA2066
Thermal design power (TDP)125 Watt165 Watt

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Xeon Gold 5220 and Xeon W-2265. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.

Instruction set extensionsIntel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX, Intel® AVX2, Intel® AVX-512Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX, Intel® AVX2, Intel® AVX-512
AES-NI++
AVX+no data
vPro+no data
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)++
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)+no data
Speed Shift++
Turbo Boost Technology2.02.0
Hyper-Threading Technology++
TSX++
TSX+no data
Idle Statesno data+
Thermal Monitoringno data+
Demand Based Switchingno data+
PAEno data46 Bit
Turbo Boost Max 3.0-+

Security technologies

Xeon Gold 5220 and Xeon W-2265 technologies aimed at improving security, for example, by protecting against hacks.

TXT++
EDB++
Secure Keyno data+
MPXno data+
Identity Protectionno data+
SGXno data-
OS Guardno data+

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Xeon Gold 5220 and Xeon W-2265 are enumerated here.

VT-d++
VT-x++
EPT++

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel quantity of RAM supported by Xeon Gold 5220 and Xeon W-2265. Depending on the motherboards, higher memory frequencies may be supported.

Supported memory typesDDR4-2667DDR4-2933
Maximum memory size1 TB1 TB
Max memory channels64
Maximum memory bandwidth128.001 GB/s93.85 GB/s
ECC memory support++

Peripherals

Specifications and connection of peripherals supported by Xeon Gold 5220 and Xeon W-2265.

PCIe version3.03.0
PCI Express lanes4848

Benchmark performance

Various benchmark results of the processors in comparison. Overall score 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.

Xeon Gold 5220 24.54
Xeon W-2265 25.79
+5.1%
  • Passmark

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

Benchmark coverage: 69%

Xeon Gold 5220 24736
Xeon W-2265 26005
+5.1%

Gaming performance

Advantages and disadvantages


Performance rating 24.54 25.79
Recency 2 April 2019 1 October 2019
Boost clock speed 2200 0
Thermal design power (TDP) 125 Watt 165 Watt

Technical City couldn't decide between

Intel Xeon Gold 5220
Intel Xeon Gold 5220

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Intel Xeon W-2265
Intel Xeon W-2265

The differences in performance seem too small.


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