Intel Xeon Gold 5117: specs and benchmarks

Intel Xeon Gold 5117


Intel started Intel Xeon Gold 5117 sales 11 July 2017. This is Skylake (server) architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 14 cores and 28 threads, and is based on 14 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 2000 MHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is Socket P processor with a TDP of 105 Watt. It supports DDR4-2400 memory.

It provides poor benchmark performance at 20.40 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3990X.

General info

Of Xeon Gold 5117 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
Intel Xeon Gold
Architecture codename
Skylake (server)
Release date
11 July 2017

Technical specs

Xeon Gold 5117's quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Xeon Gold 5117's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
Number of threads
Maximum frequency
2 GHz
L1 cache
896 KB
L2 cache
14 MB
L3 cache
19.25 MB
Manufacturing process technology
14 nm
64 bit support


Information on Xeon Gold 5117 compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Max number of CPUs in a configuration
4 (Multiprocessor)
Socket P
Power consumption (TDP)
105 Watt
of 650 (Atom Z500)

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Xeon Gold 5117. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.

Security technologies

Xeon Gold 5117 technologies aimed at raising security, for example, by protecting against hacks.

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Xeon Gold 5117 are enumerated here.

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Xeon Gold 5117.
Supported memory types
of 4266 (Ryzen 9 4900H)
Maximum memory size
768 GB
Max memory channels
Maximum memory bandwidth
107.3 GB/s
of 262.26 (Xeon Platinum 9221)
ECC memory support


Specifications and connection of Xeon Gold 5117's supported peripherals.
PCIe revision
Max number of PCIe lanes
of 128 (EPYC 7551P)

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Xeon Gold 5117. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance




Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Xeon Gold 5117 is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Xeon Gold 5117 performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

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