Xeon E5-2683 v4 vs Xeon E5-2695 v3 specs and performance
In our benchmarks, the Xeon E5-2683 v4 beats the Xeon E5-2695 v3 in overall performance. Despite this, the Xeon E5-2695 v3 has the advantage in our gaming benchmark.
With info from our database, we find that the Xeon E5-2683 v4 has slightly more cores with 16 cores whereas the Xeon E5-2695 v3 has 14 cores. It also has more threads than the Xeon E5-2695 v3. With our hardware info, we find that the Xeon E5-2695 v3 has a slightly higher clock speed than the Xeon E5-2683 v4. Also, the Xeon E5-2695 v3 has a slightly higher turbo speed. Both these chips have an identical TDP (Thermal Design Power). This measures the amount of heat they output and can be used to estimate power consumption.
Most CPUs have more threads than cores. This technology, colloquially called hyperthreading, improves performance by splitting a core into multiple virtual ones. This provides more efficient utilisation of a core. Indeed, the Xeon E5-2683 v4 has more threads than cores. Each physical core is split into multiple threads.