Intel Core i7-8700 vs Intel Xeon E5-2650 v2

Physical Specifications

Socket Intel Socket 1151 Intel Socket 2011
Foundry Intel Intel
Process size 14 nm 22 nm
Transistors unknown 1,400 million
Die size 154 mm² 160 mm²
Package FC-LGA1151
tCaseMax 72°C


Frequency 3.2 GHz 2.6 GHz
Turbo clock up to 4.6 GHz up to 3.4 GHz
Base clock 100 MHz 100 MHz
Multiplier 32.0x 26.0x
Multiplier unlocked No No
TDP 65 W 95 W

Architecture Details

Vertical Segment Desktop Server/Workstation
Production status Active unknown
Release date Jan 1st, 2018 Sep 1st, 2013
Codename Coffee Lake Ivy Bridge-EP
Generation Core i7 Xeon E5
Part SR3QS SR1A8
Memory support DDR4-2666 MHz Dual-channel DDR3 Quad-channel
ECC memory No Yes
PCI Express Gen 3, 16 Lanes(CPU only) Gen 3


Total Cores 6 8
Total Threads 12 16
SMP # CPUs 1 2
Integrated graphics


Cache L1 64K (per core) 64K (per core)
Cache L2 256K (per core) 256K (per core)
Cache L3 12MB (shared) 20MB (shared)

Features & Technologies

AES-NI Yes Yes
AVX Yes Yes
AVX2 Yes
BMI1 Yes
BMI2 Yes
Boost 2.0 Yes
EIST Yes Yes
F16C Yes Yes
FMA3 Yes
HTT Yes Yes
Intel 64 Yes Yes
MMX Yes Yes
SSE Yes Yes
SSE2 Yes Yes
SSE3 Yes Yes
SSE4.2 Yes Yes
SSSE3 Yes Yes
TXT Yes Yes
VT-d Yes Yes
VT-x Yes Yes
XD bit Yes Yes


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