Intel Xeon Gold 6242R: specs and benchmarks
Intel started Intel Xeon Gold 6242R sales 24 February 2020 at a recommended price of $2,529. This is Cascade Lake architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at professional systems. It has 20 cores and 40 threads, and is based on 14 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 4100 MHz and a locked multiplier.
Compatibility-wise, this is FCLGA3647 processor with a TDP of 205 Watt. It supports DDR4-2933 memory.
It provides good benchmark performance at 39.43 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO 3995WX.