Intel Core i9-10885H vs Intel Xeon E5-2695 v2

Compare Intel 10th Generation Core i9 8 core CPU vs Intel Xeon E5 v2 Family 12 core processor, specs and benchmark score. Which is the better CPU for gaming?

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Benchmark Score

Overall Score

A combined score of all workloads

59 %
5% slightly better overall score
56 %

Gaming Score

The raw gaming performance with a fast GPU

75 %
38% slightly better gaming score
54 %

Multitasking Score

Performance in workloads using up to 8 cores

53 %
57 %
7% slightly better multitasking score

Heavy Workload Score

Performance in workloads using up to 16 cores

52 %
58 %
11% slightly better heavy workload score

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Other Benchmarks

Geekbench (multi) score

Multi threaded benchmark

5% slightly higher Geekbench (multi) score

Geekbench (single) score

Single threaded benchmark

100% significantly higher Geekbench (single) score



Number of physical processing units

49% significantly more cores


Number of logical processing units

49% significantly more threads

Clock Speed

Base frequency at which the chip operates

2 GHz
2 GHz

Turbo Speed

Higher frequency used for heavy workloads

5 GHz
65% significantly higher turbo speed
3 GHz


Thermal Design Power: Measure of heat generated by the CPU

45 W
155% significantly lower TDP
115 W

PCIe Lanes

Number of physical connections between the CPU and expansion slots

150% significantly more pcie lanes

Memory Channels

Lanes for simultaneous memory access

100% significantly more memory channels

Supported Memory

Maximum amount of RAM supported by this CPU

128 GiB
768 GiB
499% significantly more supported memory

Other details


Ranking in the hardwareDB database

257th of 1,335
266th of 1,335


The product line

10th Generation Core i9
Xeon E5 v2 Family

Release date

The official date of release of this chip

May 2020
August 2013

Memory Type

The type of memory used by this chip


Supports ECC memory

Does this CPU support error correcting memory


Core i9-10885H vs Xeon E5-2695 v2 comparison

According to the hardwareDB Benchmark tool, the Core i9-10885H is faster than the Xeon E5-2695 v2. Furthermore, our gaming benchmark shows that it also outperforms the Xeon E5-2695 v2 in all gaming tests too.

With info from our database, we find that the Xeon E5-2695 v2 has significantly more cores with 12 cores whereas the Core i9-10885H has 8 cores. It also has more threads than the Core i9-10885H. Both the Core i9-10885H and Xeon E5-2695 v2 have the same clock speed. Despite this, the Core i9-10885H has a significantly higher turbo speed. A Core i9-10885H CPU outputs less heat than a Xeon E5-2695 v2 CPU because of its significantly lower TDP. This measures the amount of heat they output and can be used to estimate power consumption.

Modern CPUs generally have more logical cores than physical cores, this means that each core is split into multiple virtual cores, improving efficiency for parallel workloads. Indeed, the Core i9-10885H has more threads than cores. Each physical core is split into multiple threads.


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