Server processor Intel Xeon E5-2699 V5 will have 32 cores
Recently we learned that Intel Purley the dimensions are just giants compared to the usual desktop CPU, and the comparison with existing back-end solutions to the size of the new CPU is still impressive.
The new portion of the data indicates that not only the size will be able to impress the new Intel processors. In particular, the source reports CPU Xeon E5-2699 V5 (Skylake-EP), which will have 32 cores (64 threads) at 2.1 GHz. Not counting the highly specialized accelerators Xeon Phi, the new processor is the Intel multi-core solution. For comparison, the model Xeon E5-2699 V4 has «only» 22 kernel.
Earlier leaks indicated that the new Intel server processors will have a maximum of 28 cores. Perhaps the company has revised the platform for future server CPU AMD Zen (Naples).
Recall, the new processors will be LGA 3647. One characteristic will be the six-channel memory controller. The emergence of new CPU is expected in the middle of next year.