AMD EPYC 7272 Benchmark, Test and specs

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The AMD EPYC 7272 has 12 cores with 24 threads and is based on the 2. gen of the AMD EPYC series. The processor uses a mainboard with the SP3 socket and was released in Q3/2019. The AMD EPYC 7272 scores 1,007 points in the Geekbench 5 single-core benchmark. In the Geekbench 5 multi-core benchmark, the result is 11,189 points.
AMD EPYC 7272

CPU lineage

The segment in which we have classified the AMD EPYC 7272. Here you can see if it is a desktop processor or a mobile processor or which processor may be the successor of the AMD EPYC 7272.

Name: AMD EPYC 7272
Family: AMD EPYC (90)
CPU group: AMD EPYC 7002 (24)
Architecture: Rome (Zen 2)
Segment: Desktop / Server
Generation: 2
Predecessor: --
Successor: --

CPU Cores and Base Frequency

The AMD EPYC 7272 has 12 CPU cores and can calculate 24 threads in parallel. The clock frequency of the AMD EPYC 7272 is 2.90 GHz (3.20 GHz). The number of CPU cores greatly affects the speed of the processor and is an important performance indicator.

CPU Cores / Threads: 12 / 24
Core architecture: normal
Cores: 12x
Hyperthreading / SMT: Yes
Overclocking: No
Frequency: 2.90 GHz
Turbo Frequency (1 Core): 3.20 GHz
Turbo Frequency (12 Cores): 3.10 GHz

Memory & PCIe

The processor can use up to memory in 8 (Octa Channel) memory channels. The maximum memory bandwidth is 51.2 GB/s. The memory type as well as the amount of memory can greatly affect the speed of the system.

Memory type: Memory bandwidth:
DDR4-3200
51.2 GB/s
Max. Memory:
Memory channels: 8 (Octa Channel)
ECC: Yes
PCIe: 4.0 x 128
PCIe Bandwidth: 252.0 GB/s

Thermal Management

The thermal design power (TDP for short) of the processor is 120 W. The TDP specifies the necessary cooling solution that is required to cool the processor sufficiently. The TDP usually gives a rough idea of the actual power consumption of the CPU.

TDP (PL1 / PBP): 120 W
TDP (PL2): --
TDP up: --
TDP down: --
Tjunction max.: --

Technical details

The AMD EPYC 7272 is made in 7 nm. The smaller the manufacturing process of a CPU, the more modern and energy-efficient it is. Overall, the processor has 64.00 MB cache. A large cache can greatly speed up the processor's speed in some cases such as games.

Technology: 7 nm
Chip design: Chiplet
Socket: SP3
L2-Cache: --
L3-Cache: 64.00 MB
AES-NI: Yes
Operating systems: Windows 10, Linux
Virtualization: AMD-V, SVM
Instruction set (ISA): x86-64 (64 bit)
ISA extensions: SSE4a, SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX2, FMA3
Release date: Q3/2019
Release price: 990 $
Part Number: --
Documents: Technical data sheet

Benchmark results

Verified Benchmark results
The benchmark results for the AMD EPYC 7272 have been carefully checked by us. We only publish benchmark results that have been created by us or that have been submitted by a visitor and then checked by a team member. All results are based on and fullfill our benchmark guidelines.


Geekbench 5, 64bit (Single-Core)

Geekbench 5 is a cross plattform benchmark that heavily uses the systems memory. A fast memory will push the result a lot. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1920X AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1920X
12C 24T @ 4.00 GHz
1010
AMD EPYC 7702P AMD EPYC 7702P
64C 128T @ 3.35 GHz
1008
Intel Xeon Platinum 8170 Intel Xeon Platinum 8170
26C 52T @ 3.70 GHz
1008
AMD EPYC 7272 AMD EPYC 7272
12C 24T @ 3.20 GHz
1007
Intel Core i7-8750H Intel Core i7-8750H
6C 12T @ 4.10 GHz
1007
Intel Xeon E5-1650 v3 Intel Xeon E5-1650 v3
6C 12T @ 3.80 GHz
1006
AMD EPYC 7252 AMD EPYC 7252
8C 16T @ 3.20 GHz
1004

Geekbench 5, 64bit (Multi-Core)

Geekbench 5 is a cross plattform benchmark that heavily uses the systems memory. A fast memory will push the result a lot. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.
Intel Core i9-10850K Intel Core i9-10850K
10C 20T @ 4.80 GHz
11250
Intel Xeon W-2155 Intel Xeon W-2155
10C 20T @ 4.00 GHz
11208
Intel Core i5-13490F Intel Core i5-13490F
10C 16T @ 4.20 GHz
11204
AMD EPYC 7272 AMD EPYC 7272
12C 24T @ 3.10 GHz
11189
AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 7645 AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 7645
6C 12T @ 4.50 GHz
11147
AMD Ryzen 5 7600 AMD Ryzen 5 7600
6C 12T @ 4.50 GHz
11147
Intel Xeon E5-2698 v3 Intel Xeon E5-2698 v3
16C 32T @ 3.00 GHz
11089

Cinebench R20 (Single-Core)

Cinebench R20 is the successor of Cinebench R15 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.
Intel Xeon Platinum 8180 Intel Xeon Platinum 8180
28C 56T @ 3.80 GHz
376
AMD EPYC 7352 AMD EPYC 7352
24C 48T @ 3.20 GHz
375
AMD Ryzen 5 2600 AMD Ryzen 5 2600
6C 12T @ 3.90 GHz
374
AMD EPYC 7272 AMD EPYC 7272
12C 24T @ 3.20 GHz
373
AMD EPYC 7282 AMD EPYC 7282
16C 32T @ 3.20 GHz
373
AMD EPYC 7232P AMD EPYC 7232P
8C 16T @ 3.20 GHz
372
AMD EPYC 7252 AMD EPYC 7252
8C 16T @ 3.20 GHz
372

Estimated results for PassMark CPU Mark

Some of the CPUs listed below have been benchmarked by CPU-monkey. However the majority of CPUs have not been tested and the results have been estimated by a CPU-monkey’s secret proprietary formula. As such they do not accurately reflect the actual Passmark CPU mark values and are not endorsed by PassMark Software Pty Ltd.
Intel Xeon W-3323 Intel Xeon W-3323
12C 24T @ 3.90 GHz
25879
Intel Core i5-13500T Intel Core i5-13500T
14C 20T @ 3.40 GHz
25750
AMD Ryzen 7 7735HS AMD Ryzen 7 7735HS
8C 16T @ 3.20 GHz
25591
AMD EPYC 7272 AMD EPYC 7272
12C 24T @ 3.10 GHz
25571
Intel Xeon Gold 6150 Intel Xeon Gold 6150
18C 36T @ 3.20 GHz
25489
AMD EPYC 7351P AMD EPYC 7351P
16C 32T @ 2.90 GHz
25488
Intel Xeon W-1390P Intel Xeon W-1390P
8C 16T @ 4.50 GHz
25467

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