Intel Xeon E5-2689: specs and benchmarks

Intel Xeon E5-2689


Intel started Intel Xeon E5-2689 sales 6 March 2012. This is desktop processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 8 cores and 16 threads, and is based on 32 manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 3600 MHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is processor with a TDP of 115 Watt.

It provides poor benchmark performance at 11.20 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO 3995WX.

General info

Of Xeon E5-2689 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
Value for money (0-100)
Release date
6 March 2012
Price now
of 15408 (Xeon W-2195)

Technical specs

Xeon E5-2689's quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Xeon E5-2689's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
Number of threads
Maximum frequency
3.6 GHz
Manufacturing process technology
32 nm
of 5 (Apple M1)
64 bit support


Information on Xeon E5-2689 compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Power consumption (TDP)
115 Watt

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Xeon E5-2689. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance




Game benchmarks

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Relative perfomance

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