AMD EPYC 7742 vs Intel Xeon E5-2660 v4

What is the difference between AMD EPYC 7742 and Intel Xeon E5-2660 v4. Find out which CPU has better performance.

Performance (Benchmarks)

771Geekbench 5 Single-Core Score733
15060Geekbench 5 Multi-Core Score8465
69786PassMark CPU Mark Rating14342
2174PassMark Single Thread Rating1713
66513DMark Time Spy Physics Score

Processor Specs

AMD EPYC 7742ProcessorIntel Xeon E5-2660 v4
2250 MHzFrequency2000 MHz
3400 MHzMaximum Frequency3200 MHz
64Cores14
128Threads28
225 WTDP105 W
RomeCodenameBroadwell
SP3PackageFCLGA2011-3

Geekbench 5 Benchmark

796Single-Core Score735
2208Multi-Core Score7698
Geekbench 5.4.1 Tryout for Linux x86 (64-bit)BenchmarkGeekbench 5.4.0 Tryout for Windows x86 (64-bit)

System Information

Ubuntu 20.04.2 LTSOperating SystemMicrosoft Windows 10 Pro (64-bit)
QEMU Standard PC (i440FX + PIIX, 1996)ModelSupermicro Super Server
N/AMotherboardSupermicro X10DRW-iT
Power PlanZrwnowaony

CPU Specifications

AMD EPYC 7742NameIntel Xeon E5-2660 v4
1 Processor, 2 Cores, 4 ThreadsTopology1 Processor, 14 Cores, 28 Threads
AuthenticAMD Family 23 Model 49 Stepping 0IdentifierGenuineIntel Family 6 Model 79 Stepping 1
2.24 GHzBase Frequency2.00 GHz
Maximum Frequency3.20 GHz
PackageSocket 2011 LGA
CodenameBroadwell-E/EP
64.0 KB x 2L1 Instruction Cache32.0 KB x 14
64.0 KB x 2L1 Data Cache32.0 KB x 14
512 KB x 2L2 Cache256 KB x 14
16.0 MB x 1L3 Cache35.0 MB x 1

Memory Information

7.52 GBSize128.00 GB
Frequency1066 MHz
TypeDDR4 SDRAM
Channels4

Geekbench 5 result (single)

796Single-Core Score735
623Crypto Score892
735Integer Score682
957Floating Point Score 825
623
1.06 GB/sec
AES-XTS892
1.52 GB/sec
782
3.95 MB/sec
Text Compression (LZMA)824
4.17 MB/sec
892
42.2 Mpixels/sec
Image Compression798
37.8 Mpixels/sec
821
2.32 MTE/sec
Navigation (using Dijkstra's algorithm)772
2.18 MTE/sec
591
693.7 KElements/sec
HTML5597
701.0 KElements/sec
448
140.3 Krows/sec
SQLite734
229.9 Krows/sec
826
44.8 Mpixels/sec
PDF Rendering750
40.7 Mpixels/sec
653
208.0 KB/sec
Text Rendering464
147.9 KB/sec
785
6.12 Klines/sec
Clang688
5.36 Klines/sec
979
11.3 images/sec
Camera600
6.95 images/sec
992
1.24 Mpairs/sec
N-Body Physics679
849.3 Kpairs/sec
771
4774.3 FPS
Rigid Body Physics770
4768.5 FPS
1096
60.2 Mpixels/sec
Gaussian Blur590
32.4 Mpixels/sec
1027
7.91 images/sec
Face Detection759
5.84 images/sec
917
22.6 Mpixels/sec
Horizon Detection763
18.8 Mpixels/sec
1557
76.4 Mpixels/sec
Image Inpainting1224
60.0 Mpixels/sec
1149
15.7 Mpixels/sec
HDR1474
20.1 Mpixels/sec
754
605.4 Kpixels/sec
Ray Tracing993
797.5 Kpixels/sec
841
7.53 Kpixels/sec
Structure from Motion673
6.03 Kpixels/sec
842
26.9 Words/sec
Speech Recognition759
24.3 Words/sec
819
31.6 images/sec
Machine Learning740
28.6 images/sec

Geekbench 5 result (multi)

2208Multi-Core Score7698
2786Crypto Score5135
2042Integer Score7670
2470Floating Point Score 8186
2786
4.75 GB/sec
AES-XTS5135
8.75 GB/sec
2327
11.8 MB/sec
Text Compression (LZMA)11070
56.0 MB/sec
2352
111.3 Mpixels/sec
Image Compression11086
524.4 Mpixels/sec
2133
6.01 MTE/sec
Navigation (using Dijkstra's algorithm)3525
9.94 MTE/sec
1790
2.10 MElements/sec
HTML57378
8.66 MElements/sec
1534
480.5 Krows/sec
SQLite8528
2.67 Mrows/sec
2158
117.1 Mpixels/sec
PDF Rendering7823
424.5 Mpixels/sec
1885
600.5 KB/sec
Text Rendering6477
2.02 MB/sec
2271
17.7 Klines/sec
Clang9578
74.6 Klines/sec
2080
24.1 images/sec
Camera6952
80.6 images/sec
2333
2.92 Mpairs/sec
N-Body Physics7068
8.84 Mpairs/sec
2559
15856.6 FPS
Rigid Body Physics11662
72247.8 FPS
1941
106.7 Mpixels/sec
Gaussian Blur8063
443.2 Mpixels/sec
2357
18.1 images/sec
Face Detection9219
71.0 images/sec
2208
54.4 Mpixels/sec
Horizon Detection8044
198.3 Mpixels/sec
3858
189.3 Mpixels/sec
Image Inpainting12689
622.5 Mpixels/sec
3505
47.8 Mpixels/sec
HDR15357
209.3 Mpixels/sec
3041
2.44 Mpixels/sec
Ray Tracing10414
8.36 Mpixels/sec
2042
18.3 Kpixels/sec
Structure from Motion7676
68.8 Kpixels/sec
1930
61.7 Words/sec
Speech Recognition5486
175.4 Words/sec
2137
82.6 images/sec
Machine Learning2627
101.5 images/sec