Xeon E7-8867 v3: specs and benchmarks


Aggregate performance score

Xeon E7-8867 v3
16 cores / 32 threads, 165 Watt

Xeon E7-8867 v3 provides good benchmark performance at 23.86% of a leader's which is a 96-core Ryzen Threadripper PRO 7995WX.


Intel started Xeon E7-8867 v3 sales 1 June 2015. This is a Haswell-EX architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 16 cores and 32 threads, and is based on 22 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 3300 MHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is Intel Socket 1150 processor with a TDP of 165 Watt and a maximum temperature of 79 °C. It supports DDR4-1866 memory.

Primary details

Xeon E7-8867 v3 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture, sales start time and pricing.

Place in performance ranking191
Place by popularitynot in top-100
Cost-effectiveness evaluation38.98
Market segmentServer
Architecture codenameHaswell-EX (2015)
Release date1 June 2015 (9 years ago)

Cost-effectiveness evaluation

Performance per price, higher is better.

Detailed specifications

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 cores16 (Hexadeca-Core)
Base clock speed2.5 GHzof 4.7 (FX-9590)
Boost clock speed3.3 GHzof 6.2 (Core i9-14900KS)
L1 cache64K (per core)of 7475.2 (Apple M2 Pro 10-Core)
L2 cache256K (per core)of 98304 (EPYC 9654)
L3 cache45 MB (shared)of 768 (EPYC 7373X)
Chip lithography22 nmof 3 (Apple M3 Max 16-Core)
Die size160 mm2
Maximum case temperature (TCase)79 °Cof 105 (Core i7-5950HQ)
Number of transistors1,400 millionof 92000 (Apple M3 Max 16-Core)
64 bit support+
Windows 11 compatibility-
Unlocked multiplierNo


Information on Xeon E7-8867 v3 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 configuration8
Power consumption (TDP)165 Wattof 400 (Xeon Platinum 9282)

Technologies and extensions

Technological capabilities and additional instructions supported by Xeon E7-8867 v3. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.

Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)+

Security technologies

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


Virtualization technologies

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


Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Xeon E7-8867 v3's memory controller. Depending on the motherboard, higher memory frequency may be supported.

Supported memory typesDDR4-1866
Maximum memory bandwidth85 GB/sof 460.8 (EPYC 9124)
ECC memory support+


Specifications and connection types of supported peripherals.

PCIe version3.0of 5 (Core i9-12900K)
PCI Express lanes32of 128 (EPYC 7551P)

Benchmark performance

Single-core and multi-core benchmark results of Xeon E7-8867 v3. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range, higher is better.

Combined synthetic benchmark 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 E7-8867 v3 23.86


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: 68%

Xeon E7-8867 v3 36908

Gaming performance

Closest competitors

Xeon E7-8867 v3's performance relative to its closest rivals among server CPUs.

Xeon W-3175X 100.71
Xeon E7-8867 v3 100
Xeon w5-3425 99.16

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