Intel Xeon Gold 5120 - Benchmark, Test and specs

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The Intel Xeon Gold 5120 has 14 cores with 28 threads and is based on the 1. gen of the Intel Xeon Gold series. The processor uses a mainboard with the LGA 3647 socket and was released in Q3/2017.
Intel Xeon Gold 5120
CPU lineageCPU lineage
Name: Intel Xeon Gold 5120
Family: Intel Xeon Gold
CPU group: Intel Xeon Gold 5100/6100
Segment: Desktop / Server
Generation: 1
Predecessor: --
Successor: --
CPU Cores and Base FrequencyCPU Cores and Base Frequency
CPU Cores / Threads: 14 / 28
Core architecture: normal
Cores: 14x
Hyperthreading / SMT: Yes
Overclocking: No
Frequency: 2.20 GHz
Turbo Frequency (1 Core): 3.20 GHz
Turbo Frequency (14 Cores): 2.60 GHz
Memory & PCIeMemory & PCIe
Memory type: DDR4-2400
Max. Memory:
Memory channels: 6
Bandwidth: --
ECC: Yes
PCIe: 3.0 x 48
AES-NI: Yes
Thermal ManagementThermal Management
TDP (PL1): 105 W
TDP (PL2): --
TDP up: --
TDP down: --
Tjunction max.: --
Technical detailsTechnical details
Instruction set (ISA): x86-64 (64 bit)
ISA extensions: SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX2, AVX-512
L2-Cache: --
L3-Cache: 19.00 MB
Architecture: Skylake
Technology: 14 nm
Virtualization: VT-x, VT-x EPT, VT-d
Socket: LGA 3647
Release date: Q3/2017
Part Number: --

Benchmark results

Verified Benchmark results
The benchmark results for the Intel Xeon Gold 5120 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.

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.

AMD Athlon 200GE AMD Athlon 200GE
2C 4T @ 3.20 GHz
302
Intel Core i5-8210Y Intel Core i5-8210Y
2C 4T @ 1.60 GHz
302
Intel Core i5-6300U Intel Core i5-6300U
2C 4T @ 2.40 GHz
299
Intel Xeon Gold 5120 Intel Xeon Gold 5120
14C 28T @ 2.20 GHz
298
Intel Core i7-3770 Intel Core i7-3770
4C 8T @ 3.40 GHz
298
AMD Epyc 7351 AMD Epyc 7351
16C 32T @ 2.40 GHz
296
Intel Core i7-4720HQ Intel Core i7-4720HQ
4C 8T @ 2.60 GHz
295
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Cinebench R20 (Multi-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 multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

AMD Ryzen 7 4700GE AMD Ryzen 7 4700GE
8C 16T @ 3.10 GHz
4425
Intel Xeon E5-2620 v4 Intel Xeon E5-2620 v4
8C 16T @ 2.10 GHz
4349
Intel Core i9-9900 Intel Core i9-9900
8C 16T @ 3.10 GHz
4346
Intel Xeon Gold 5120 Intel Xeon Gold 5120
14C 28T @ 2.20 GHz
4344
Intel Core i7-9800X Intel Core i7-9800X
8C 16T @ 3.80 GHz
4338
AMD Ryzen 9 4900H AMD Ryzen 9 4900H
8C 16T @ 3.30 GHz
4332
Intel Core i5-11600KF Intel Core i5-11600KF
6C 12T @ 3.90 GHz
4320
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Cinebench R15 (Single-Core)

Cinebench R15 is the successor of Cinebench 11.5 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 Core i5-4570 Intel Core i5-4570
4C 4T @ 3.20 GHz
140
Intel Core i5-4570S Intel Core i5-4570S
4C 4T @ 2.90 GHz
140
Intel Xeon E3-1225 v3 Intel Xeon E3-1225 v3
4C 4T @ 3.20 GHz
140
Intel Xeon Gold 5120 Intel Xeon Gold 5120
14C 28T @ 2.20 GHz
139
AMD Athlon 3000G AMD Athlon 3000G
2C 4T @ 3.50 GHz
139
Intel Core i3-8121U Intel Core i3-8121U
2C 4T @ 2.20 GHz
139
Intel Core i5-8400T Intel Core i5-8400T
6C 6T @ 1.70 GHz
139
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Cinebench R15 (Multi-Core)

Cinebench R15 is the successor of Cinebench 11.5 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

AMD Epyc 7281 AMD Epyc 7281
16C 32T @ 2.20 GHz
2033
AMD Epyc 7301 AMD Epyc 7301
16C 32T @ 2.20 GHz
2033
Intel Xeon W-2155 Intel Xeon W-2155
10C 20T @ 3.30 GHz
2021
Intel Xeon Gold 5120 Intel Xeon Gold 5120
14C 28T @ 2.20 GHz
2015
Intel Xeon Gold 5120T Intel Xeon Gold 5120T
14C 28T @ 2.20 GHz
2015
Intel Xeon E5-2680 v4 Intel Xeon E5-2680 v4
14C 28T @ 2.40 GHz
2004
Intel Xeon Gold 6126 Intel Xeon Gold 6126
12C 24T @ 2.60 GHz
1996
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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.

AMD Epyc 7551 AMD Epyc 7551
32C 64T @ 2.00 GHz
18439
AMD Ryzen 7 5825U AMD Ryzen 7 5825U
8C 16T @ 2.00 GHz
18435
AMD Ryzen 5 3600X AMD Ryzen 5 3600X
6C 12T @ 3.80 GHz
18322
Intel Xeon Gold 5120 Intel Xeon Gold 5120
14C 28T @ 2.20 GHz
18250
Intel Xeon Gold 5120T Intel Xeon Gold 5120T
14C 28T @ 2.20 GHz
18250
AMD Ryzen 7 4700S AMD Ryzen 7 4700S
8C 16T @ 3.20 GHz
18226
Intel Xeon Gold 6134 Intel Xeon Gold 6134
8C 16T @ 3.20 GHz
18206
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Geekbench 3, 64bit (Single-Core)

Geekbench 3 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.

Intel Core i3-7300T Intel Core i3-7300T
2C 4T @ 3.50 GHz
3584
Intel Pentium G4560 Intel Pentium G4560
2C 4T @ 3.50 GHz
3584
Intel Xeon Gold 5118 Intel Xeon Gold 5118
12C 24T @ 2.30 GHz
3581
Intel Xeon Gold 5120 Intel Xeon Gold 5120
14C 28T @ 2.20 GHz
3578
Intel Xeon Gold 5120T Intel Xeon Gold 5120T
14C 28T @ 2.20 GHz
3578
Intel Core i5-7260U Intel Core i5-7260U
2C 4T @ 2.20 GHz
3572
Intel Xeon Gold 5119T Intel Xeon Gold 5119T
14C 28T @ 1.90 GHz
3570
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Geekbench 3, 64bit (Multi-Core)

Geekbench 3 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.

AMD Epyc 7351 AMD Epyc 7351
16C 32T @ 2.40 GHz
38001
AMD Epyc 7351P AMD Epyc 7351P
16C 32T @ 2.40 GHz
38001
Intel Xeon E5-2690 v2 Intel Xeon E5-2690 v2
10C 20T @ 3.00 GHz
37960
Intel Xeon Gold 5120 Intel Xeon Gold 5120
14C 28T @ 2.20 GHz
37851
Intel Xeon Gold 5120T Intel Xeon Gold 5120T
14C 28T @ 2.20 GHz
37851
Intel Xeon Gold 6126 Intel Xeon Gold 6126
12C 24T @ 2.60 GHz
37493
Intel Xeon Gold 6126F Intel Xeon Gold 6126F
12C 24T @ 2.60 GHz
37493
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Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (Single-Core)

Cinebench 11.5 is based on the Cinema 4D Suite, a software that is popular to generate forms and other stuff in 3D. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

Intel Core i7-3770 Intel Core i7-3770
4C 8T @ 3.40 GHz
1.65
Intel Core i7-5850HQ Intel Core i7-5850HQ
4C 8T @ 2.70 GHz
1.65
Intel Xeon E5-2667 v2 Intel Xeon E5-2667 v2
8C 16T @ 3.30 GHz
1.65
Intel Xeon Gold 5120 Intel Xeon Gold 5120
14C 28T @ 2.20 GHz
1.64
Intel Core i3-8100T Intel Core i3-8100T
4C 4T @ 3.10 GHz
1.64
Intel Xeon Gold 5118 Intel Xeon Gold 5118
12C 24T @ 2.30 GHz
1.64
Intel Xeon Gold 5119T Intel Xeon Gold 5119T
14C 28T @ 1.90 GHz
1.64
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Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (Multi-Core)

Cinebench 11.5 is based on the Cinema 4D Suite, a software that is popular to generate forms and other stuff in 3D. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

Intel Core i9-7900X Intel Core i9-7900X
10C 20T @ 3.30 GHz
24.1
Intel Xeon E5-2697 v3 Intel Xeon E5-2697 v3
14C 28T @ 2.60 GHz
23.5
Intel Xeon Platinum 8153 Intel Xeon Platinum 8153
16C 32T @ 2.00 GHz
23.34
Intel Xeon Gold 5120 Intel Xeon Gold 5120
14C 28T @ 2.20 GHz
22.15
Intel Xeon Gold 5120T Intel Xeon Gold 5120T
14C 28T @ 2.20 GHz
22.15
AMD Epyc 7351 AMD Epyc 7351
16C 32T @ 2.40 GHz
22.14
AMD Epyc 7351P AMD Epyc 7351P
16C 32T @ 2.40 GHz
22.14
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