Intel Xeon W-3265: specs and benchmarks

Intel Xeon W-3265

Summary

Intel started Intel Xeon W-3265 sales 3 June 2019 at a recommended price of $3,349. This is high-end Cascade Lake architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at professional systems. It has 24 cores and 48 threads, and is based on 14 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 4.60 GHz 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 66.91 percent of a leader's which is AMD EPYC 7742.

General info

Of Xeon W-3265 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Type
Server
 
Series
Intel Xeon W
 
Achitecture codename
Cascade Lake
 
Release date
3 June 2019
 
Launch price (MSRP)
$3,349
 
of 999 (Xeon W3530)

Technical specs

Xeon W-3265's quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Xeon W-3265's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
24
 
Number of threads
48
 
Maximum frequency
4.6 GHz
 
of 5 (FX-9590)
Bus support
4 × 8 GT / s
 
L1 cache
1.5 MB
 
of 4 (EPYC 7702)
L2 cache
24 MB
 
of 32 (EPYC 7702)
L3 cache
33 MB
 
of 256 (EPYC 7702)
Manufacturing process technology
14 nm
 
Maximum core temperature
78 °C
 
of 110 (Atom x7-E3950)
64 bit support
+
 

Compatibility

Information on Xeon W-3265 compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Max number of CPUs in a configuration
1 (Uniprocessor)
 
Socket
FCLGA3647
 
Power consumption (TDP)
205 Watt
 

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Xeon W-3265. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
Instruction set extensions
Intel® AVX-512
 
AES-NI
+
 
AVX
+
 
vPro
+
 
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)
+
 
Speed Shift
+
 
Turbo Boost
2.0
 
Hyper-Threading
+
 
TSX
+
 
Turbo Boost Max 3.0
+
 

Security technologies

Xeon W-3265 technologies aimed at raising security, for example, by protecting against hacks.
TXT
+
 
EDB
+
 

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Xeon W-3265 are enumerated here.
VT-d
+
 
VT-x
+
 
EPT
+
 

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Xeon W-3265.
Supported memory types
DDR4-2933
 
Maximum memory size
1 TB
 
Max memory channels
6
 
Maximum memory bandwidth
131.13 GB / s
 
of 262.26 (Xeon Platinum 9221)
ECC memory support
+
 

Peripherals

Specifications and connection of Xeon W-3265's supported peripherals.
PCIe revision
3.0
 
Max number of PCIe lanes
64
 
of 128 (EPYC 7551P)

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Xeon W-3265. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

66.91

Passmark

31691

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Xeon W-3265 is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Xeon W-3265 performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

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