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Intel Xeon Gold 5215L vs AMD Epyc 7551. Specifications, performance, tests

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Released
Q2/2019
Intel Xeon Gold 5215L
Intel Xeon Gold 5215L
Released
Q3/2017
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AMD Epyc 7551
AMD Epyc 7551

What's the best choice Intel Xeon Gold 5215L or AMD Epyc 7551?

We have prepared a comparison to help you choose the best processor. Compare their specifications and benchmarks.

Intel Xeon Gold 5215L has a maximum frequency of 2.50 GHz. 10 Cores. Power consumption of 85 W. Released in Q2/2019.

AMD Epyc 7551 has a maximum frequency of 2.00 GHz. 32 Cores. Power consumption of 180 W. Released in Q3/2017.

Differences

  • Higher clock speed

    Around 20% better clock speed

    2.50 GHz left arrow 2.00 GHz
  • Higher turbo clock speed

    Around 12% better overclocked clock speed

    3.40 GHz left arrow 3.00 GHz
  • Performance per watt

    times less performance per watt

    85 W left arrow 180 W

Positions in all rankings

Common positions Intel Xeon Gold 5215L CPU in popular benchmarks, for comparison with other models.

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Reasons to consider
AMD Epyc 7551
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  • Place in the overall ranking

    (based on several benchmarks)

    304 left arrow score
  • More number of cores

    About 3.2 times more cores

    32 left arrow 10

Positions in all rankings

Common positions AMD Epyc 7551 CPU in popular benchmarks, for comparison with other models.

  • Cinebench R15 (Single-Core)
    603 place
  • Cinebench R15 (Multi-Core)
    26 place
  • Monero Hashrate kH/s
    11 place
  • Geekbench 3, 64bit (Single-Core)
    317 place
  • Geekbench 3, 64bit (Multi-Core)
    19 place
  • Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (Single-Core)
    421 place
  • Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (Multi-Core)
    16 place
  • Estimated results for PassMark CPU Mark
    178 place

Specifications

Technical data
Intel Xeon Gold 5215L Intel Xeon Gold 5215L
AMD Epyc 7551 AMD Epyc 7551
CPU family and group

Background information about the processors being compared, series, generation and market segment.

  • Segment
    Desktop / Server left arrow Desktop / Server
  • Family
    Intel Xeon Gold left arrow AMD Epyc
  • Generation
    2 left arrow 1
  • CPU group
    Intel Xeon Gold 5200/6200 left arrow AMD Epyc 7001
  • Successor
    -- left arrow AMD Epyc 7552
CPU Technical specs

Basic parameters such as number of cores, number of threads, base and turbo frequency, and cache size. These parameters indirectly tell about the speed of the processor, the higher they are the better.

  • Frequency
    2.50 GHz left arrow 2.00 GHz
  • CPU Cores
    10 left arrow 32
  • Turbo (1 Core)
    3.40 GHz left arrow 3.00 GHz
  • CPU Threads
    20 left arrow 64
  • Hyperthreading
    Yes left arrow Yes
  • Overclocking
    No left arrow No
  • Core architecture
    normal left arrow normal
IGPU

Internal Graphics does not affect the performance of the CPU, performs the work of the graphics card in its absence or on mobile devices.

  • GPU name
    no iGPU left arrow no iGPU
  • GPU (Turbo)
    No turbo left arrow No turbo
Hardware codec support

Built-in codecs used to encode and decode content. Significantly speeds up the required operations.

  • h265 / HEVC (8 bit)
    No left arrow No
  • h265 / HEVC (10 bit)
    No left arrow No
  • h264
    No left arrow No
  • VP9
    No left arrow No
  • VP8
    No left arrow No
  • AV1
    No left arrow No
  • AVC
    No left arrow No
  • VC-1
    No left arrow No
  • JPEG
    No left arrow No
Memory specs & PCI

Types, channel quantity of RAM supported by AMD Epyc 7551 and Intel Xeon Gold 5215L. Depending on the motherboards, higher or lower memory frequencies may be supported.

  • Memory type
    DDR4-2666 left arrow DDR4-2666
  • ECC
    Yes left arrow Yes
  • Memory channels
    6 left arrow 8
  • PCIe version
    3.0 left arrow 3.0
  • PCIe lanes
    48 left arrow 128
Encryption
  • AES-NI
    Yes left arrow Yes
Thermal Management

Compare the TDP requirements of TDP Intel Xeon Gold 5215L and AMD Epyc 7551 to select a cooling system. Note, the TDP value refers to thermal watts, not electrical watts.

  • TDP (PL1)
    85 W left arrow 180 W
Technologies and extensions

Architecture, interfaces, additional instructions supported by Intel Xeon Gold 5215L and Intel Xeon Gold 5215L, virtual machine technologies and process technology.

  • Instruction set (ISA)
    x86-64 (64 bit) left arrow x86-64 (64 bit)
  • Virtualization
    VT-x, VT-x EPT, VT-d left arrow AMD-V, SVM
  • ISA extensions
    SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX2, AVX-512 left arrow SSE4a, SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX2, FMA3
  • L3-Cache
    13.75 MB left arrow 64.00 MB
  • Architecture
    Cascade Lake left arrow Naples (Zen)
  • Technology
    14 nm left arrow 14 nm
  • Socket
    LGA 3647 left arrow SP3
  • Release date
    Q2/2019 left arrow Q3/2017

Benchmarks

Performance tests CPUs

Based on the results of several benchmarks, you can more accurately estimate the difference in performance between Intel Xeon Gold 5215L and AMD Epyc 7551.

Compare the synthetic test values and choose the best processor!

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