Intel Xeon E-2286M vs Core i9-10900T

Price now 1553$
Games supported 100%
Intel Xeon E-2286M
Intel Xeon E-2286M
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Intel Core i9-10900T
Intel Core i9-10900T
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Price now 340$
Games supported 100%

General info

Comparing Xeon E-2286M and Core i9-10900T processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture, sales start time and price.

Place in performance rating475463
Value for money3.2419.83
Market segmentServerDesktop processor
SeriesIntel Xeon Eno data
Architecture codenameCoffee Lake (2017−2019)no data
Release date27 May 2019 (3 years ago)1 April 2020 (2 years ago)
Launch price (MSRP)$623no data
Current price$1553 (2.5x MSRP)$340
Value for money

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Technical specs

Xeon E-2286M and Core i9-10900T basic parameters such as number of cores, number of threads, base frequency and turbo boost clock, lithography, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of CPU speed, though for more precise assessment you have to consider their test results.

Physical cores8 (Octa-Core)10 (Deca-Core)
Base clock speed2.4 GHz1.9 GHz
Boost clock speed5 GHz4.6 GHz
Bus support4 × 8 GT/sno data
L1 cache512 KBno data
L2 cache2 MBno data
L3 cache16 MB20 MB Intel® Smart Cache
Chip lithography14 nm14 nm
Die size174 mm2no data
Maximum core temperature100 °C100 °C
64 bit support++
Windows 11 compatibility++
Unlocked multiplier--


Information on Xeon E-2286M and Core i9-10900T compatibility with other computer components: 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 configuration11
Thermal design power (TDP)45 Watt35 Watt

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Xeon E-2286M and Core i9-10900T. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.

Instruction set extensionsIntel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX2Intel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX2
AVX+no data
vPro+no data
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)++
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)+no data
Speed Shift+no data
My WiFi+no data
Turbo Boost Technology2.02.0
Hyper-Threading Technology++
TSX+no data
Idle States++
Thermal Monitoring++
Flex Memory Access+no data
Turbo Boost Max 3.0no data+

Security technologies

Xeon E-2286M and Core i9-10900T technologies aimed at improving security, for example, by protecting against hacks.

Secure Key++
MPX+no data
Identity Protection++
SGXYes with Intel® MEYes with Intel® ME
OS Guard++

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Xeon E-2286M and Core i9-10900T are enumerated here.


Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel quantity of RAM supported by Xeon E-2286M and Core i9-10900T. Depending on the motherboards, higher memory frequencies may be supported.

Supported memory typesDDR4-2666, LPDDR3-2133DDR4-2933
Maximum memory size128 GB128 GB
Max memory channels22
Maximum memory bandwidth41.8 GB/s45.8 GB/s
ECC memory support+-

Graphics specifications

General parameters of integrated GPUs, if any.

Integrated graphics cardIntel UHD Graphics P630-

Graphics interfaces

Available interfaces and connections of Xeon E-2286M and Core i9-10900T integrated GPUs.


Graphics image quality

Maximum display resolutions supported by Xeon E-2286M and Core i9-10900T integrated GPUs, including resolutions over different interfaces.

Max resolution over VGAN/A-


Specifications and connection of peripherals supported by Xeon E-2286M and Core i9-10900T.

PCIe version3.03.0
PCI Express lanes1616

Benchmark performance

Various benchmark results of the processors in comparison. Overall score 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 E-2286M 15.03
i9-10900T 15.39
  • 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.

Benchmark coverage: 69%

Xeon E-2286M 15156
i9-10900T 15520

Gaming performance

Advantages and disadvantages

Performance rating 15.03 15.39
Recency 27 May 2019 1 April 2020
Boost clock speed 2400 0
Thermal design power (TDP) 45 Watt 35 Watt

Technical City couldn't decide between

Intel Xeon E-2286M
Intel Xeon E-2286M


Intel Core i9-10900T
Intel Core i9-10900T

The differences in performance seem too small.

Be aware that Xeon E-2286M is a server/workstation processor while Core i9-10900T is a desktop one.

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Competitors of Core i9-10900T by AMD

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Core i9-10900T from AMD is Ryzen 5 PRO 4650GE, which is faster by 1% and higher by 2 positions in our rating.

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