Xeon Silver 4316: specs and benchmarks

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Xeon Silver 4316
2021
20 cores / 40 threads, 150 Watt
20.26

Xeon Silver 4316 provides good benchmark performance at 20.26% of a leader's which is a 96-core Ryzen Threadripper PRO 7995WX.

Summary

Intel started Xeon Silver 4316 sales 6 April 2021. This is an Ice Lake-SP architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 20 cores and 40 threads, and is based on 10 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 3400 MHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is Intel Socket 4189 processor with a TDP of 150 Watt and a maximum temperature of 84 °C. It supports DDR4-2667 memory.

Primary details

Xeon Silver 4316 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture, sales start time and pricing.

Place in performance ranking253
Place by popularitynot in top-100
Cost-effectiveness evaluation31.81
Market segmentServer
Architecture codenameIce Lake-SP (2021)
Release date6 April 2021 (3 years ago)

Cost-effectiveness evaluation

Performance per price, higher is better.

Detailed specifications

Basic microprocessor 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 cores20 (Icosa-Core)
Threads40
Base clock speed2.3 GHzof 4.7 (FX-9590)
Boost clock speed3.4 GHzof 6.2 (Core i9-14900KS)
L1 cache64K (per core)of 7475.2 (Apple M2 Pro 10-Core)
L2 cache1 MB (per core)of 96 (EPYC 9654)
L3 cache30 MB (shared)of 768 (EPYC 7373X)
Chip lithography10 nmof 3 (Apple M3 Max 16-Core)
Maximum case temperature (TCase)84 °Cof 105 (Core i7-5950HQ)
64 bit support+
Windows 11 compatibility+
Unlocked multiplierNo

Compatibility

Information on Xeon Silver 4316 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. 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 configuration2of 8 (Opteron 842)
Socket4189
Power consumption (TDP)150 Wattof 400 (Xeon Platinum 9282)

Technologies and extensions

Technological capabilities and additional instructions supported by Xeon Silver 4316. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.

AES-NI+
AVX+
vPro+
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)+

Security technologies

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

TXT+

Virtualization technologies

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

VT-d+
VT-x+

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Xeon Silver 4316's memory controller. Depending on the motherboard, higher memory frequency may be supported.

Supported memory typesDDR4-2667
ECC memory support+

Peripherals

Specifications and connection types of supported peripherals.

PCIe version4.0of 5 (Core i9-12900K)
PCI Express lanes64of 128 (EPYC 7551P)

Benchmark performance

Single-core and multi-core benchmark results of Xeon Silver 4316. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range, higher is better.


Combined synthetic benchmark 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 Silver 4316 20.26

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: 68%

Xeon Silver 4316 31341

Gaming performance

Closest competitors

Xeon Silver 4316's performance relative to its closest rivals among server CPUs.


Xeon w5-2445 102.96
Xeon Silver 4316 100
Xeon W-3245 98.37

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