Xeon E5-2696 v4 vs Xeon W-2102 specs and performance
According to the hardwareDB Benchmark tool, the Xeon E5-2696 v4 is faster than the Xeon W-2102. Despite this, the Xeon W-2102 has the advantage in our gaming benchmark.
In terms of the number of cores of each of these CPUs, the Xeon E5-2696 v4 has significantly more cores than the Xeon W-2102. Indeed, the Xeon E5-2696 v4 has 22 cores compared to 4 cores found in the Xeon W-2102. It also has more threads than the Xeon W-2102. The Xeon W-2102 outputs less heat than Xeon E5-2696 v4 thanks to a slightly 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 Xeon E5-2696 v4 has more threads than cores. Each physical core is split into multiple threads.