Intel Xeon Bronze 3106: specs and benchmarks

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Year of release 2017
Performance 7.44

Summary

Intel started Intel Xeon Bronze 3106 sales 11 July 2017 at a recommended price of $306. This is Skylake architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 8 cores and 8 threads, and is based on 14 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 3000 MHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is FCLGA3647 processor with a TDP of 85 Watt and a maximum temperature of °C. It supports DDR4-2133 memory.

It provides poor benchmark performance at

7.44%

of a leader's which is AMD EPYC 7763.

General info

Of Xeon Bronze 3106 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture, sales start time and pricing.

Place in performance rating847
Value for money18.59
Market segmentServer
SeriesIntel Xeon Bronze
Architecture codenameSkylake
Release date11 July 2017 (4 years ago)
Launch price (MSRP)$306of 305 (Core i7-870)
Price now$323 (1.1x MSRP)of 14999 (Xeon Platinum 9282)
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Technical specs

Basic microprocessor parameters such as number of cores, number of threads, base frequency and turbo boost clock, lithography, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters can generally indicate CPU performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.

Physical cores8 (Octa-Core)
Threads8
Base clock speed1.7 GHzof 4.7 (FX-9590)
Boost clock speed3 GHzof 5.3 (Core i9-10900KF)
L1 cache64K (per core)of 896 (Atom C3950)
L2 cache1 MB (per core)of 12 (Core 2 Quad Q9550)
L3 cache11 MB (shared)of 32 (Ryzen Threadripper 1998)
Chip lithography14 nmof 5 (Apple M1)
Maximum core temperature77 °Cof 110 (Atom x7-E3950)
Number of transistors8,000 millionof 16000 (Apple M1)
64 bit support+
Windows 11 compatibility+
Unlocked multiplier-

Compatibility

Information on Xeon Bronze 3106 compatibility with other computer components and devices: motherboard (look for socket type), power supply unit (look for power consumption) etc. Useful when planning a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. Note that power consumption of some processors can well exceed their nominal TDP, even without overclocking. Some can even double their declared thermals given that the motherboard allows to tune the CPU power parameters.

Number of CPUs in a configuration2 (Multiprocessor)of 8 (Opteron 842)
SocketFCLGA3647
Thermal design power (TDP)85 Wattof 400 (Xeon Platinum 9282)

Technologies and extensions

Technological capabilities and additional instructions supported by Xeon Bronze 3106. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.

Instruction set extensionsIntel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX, Intel® AVX2, Intel® AVX-512
AES-NI+
AVX+
vPro+
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)+
Speed Shift+
Turbo Boost Technology-
Hyper-Threading Technology-
TSX+
Turbo Boost Max 3.0-

Security technologies

Processor technologies aimed at improving security, for example, by protecting against hacks.

TXT+
EDB+

Virtualization technologies

Supported virtual machine optimization technologies. Some are specific to Intel only, some to AMD.

VT-d+
VT-x+
EPT+

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Xeon Bronze 3106's memory controller. Depending on the motherboard, higher memory frequency may be supported.

Supported memory typesDDR4-2133of 4266 (Ryzen 9 4900H)
Maximum memory size768 GBof 786 (Xeon E5-2670 v3)
Max memory channels6of 12 (Xeon Platinum 9221)
Maximum memory bandwidth102.403 GB/sof 281.6 (Xeon Platinum 9221)
ECC memory support+

Peripherals

Specifications and connection types of supported peripherals.

PCIe version3.0
PCI Express lanes48of 128 (EPYC 7551P)

Benchmark performance

Single-core and multi-core benchmark results of Xeon Bronze 3106. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range, higher is better.


Overall score

This is our combined benchmark performance rating. We are regularly improving our combining algorithms, but if you find some perceived inconsistencies, feel free to speak up in comments section, we usually fix problems quickly.

Xeon Bronze 3106 7.44
  • Passmark

Passmark CPU Mark is a widespread benchmark, consisting of 8 different types of workload, including integer and floating point math, extended instructions, compression, encryption and physics calculation. There is also one separate single-threaded scenario measuring single-core performance.

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Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Xeon Bronze 3106 is for a gaming PC, compared with system requirements of some popular titles. Remember that sometimes official hardware requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Xeon Bronze 3106 performance compared to nearest competitors among server CPUs.


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