Intel Xeon E-2286G vs Gold 6128

Price now 1408$
Games supported 99%
Intel Xeon Gold 6128
Intel Xeon Gold 6128
  • Interface
  • Core clock speed
  • Max video memory
  • Memory type
  • Memory clock speed
  • Maximum resolution
Intel Xeon E-2286G
Intel Xeon E-2286G
  • Interface
  • Core clock speed
  • Max video memory
  • Memory type
  • Memory clock speed
  • Maximum resolution
Price now 610$
Games supported 99%

General info

Comparing Xeon Gold 6128 and Xeon E-2286G processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture, sales start time and price.

Place in performance rating581578
Value for money1.806.63
Market segmentServerServer
SeriesIntel Xeon GoldIntel Xeon E
Architecture codenameSkylake (server) (2017−2019)Coffee Lake (2017−2019)
Release date25 April 2017
(5 years old)
27 May 2019
(3 years old)
Launch price (MSRP)$1,697$450
Current price$1408 (0.8x MSRP)$610 (1.4x MSRP)
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Technical specs

Xeon Gold 6128 and Xeon E-2286G 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 cores6 (Hexa-Core)6 (Hexa-Core)
Base clock speed3.4 GHz4 GHz
Boost clock speed3.7 GHz4.9 GHz
Bus support4 × 8 GT/s4 × 8 GT/s
L1 cache384 KB384 KB
L2 cache6 MB1.5 MB
L3 cache19.25 MB12 MB
Chip lithography14 nm14 nm
Die sizeno data149.6 mm2
Maximum core temperature74 °C100 °C
64 bit support++
Windows 11 compatibility++
Unlocked multiplier--


Information on Xeon Gold 6128 and Xeon E-2286G 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 configuration4 (Multiprocessor)1
Thermal design power (TDP)115 Watt95 Watt

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Xeon Gold 6128 and Xeon E-2286G. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.

Instruction set extensionsIntel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX, Intel® AVX2, Intel® AVX-512Intel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX2
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)++
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)++
Speed Shift+no data
Turbo Boost Technology2.02.0
Hyper-Threading Technology++
Idle Statesno data+
Thermal Monitoringno data+
Turbo Boost Max 3.0-no data

Security technologies

Xeon Gold 6128 and Xeon E-2286G technologies aimed at improving security, for example, by protecting against hacks.

Secure Keyno data+
MPXno data+
SGXno dataYes with both Intel® SPS and Intel® ME
OS Guardno data+

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Xeon Gold 6128 and Xeon E-2286G are enumerated here.


Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel quantity of RAM supported by Xeon Gold 6128 and Xeon E-2286G. Depending on the motherboards, higher memory frequencies may be supported.

Supported memory typesDDR4-2666DDR4-2666
Maximum memory size768 GB128 GB
Max memory channels62
Maximum memory bandwidth128.001 GB/s42.671 GB/s
ECC memory support++

Graphics specifications

General parameters of integrated GPUs, if any.

Integrated graphics cardno dataIntel UHD Graphics P630
Max video memoryno data128 GB
Quick Sync Videono data+
Clear Videono data+
Clear Video HDno data+
Graphics max frequencyno data1.2 GHz
InTru 3Dno data+

Graphics interfaces

Available interfaces and connections of Xeon Gold 6128 and Xeon E-2286G integrated GPUs.

Number of displays supportedno data3

Graphics image quality

Maximum display resolutions supported by Xeon Gold 6128 and Xeon E-2286G integrated GPUs, including resolutions over different interfaces.

4K resolution supportno data+
Max resolution over HDMI 1.4no data4096x2160@24Hz
Max resolution over eDPno data4096x2304@60Hz
Max resolution over DisplayPortno data4096x2304@60Hz
Max resolution over VGAno dataN/A

Graphics API support

APIs supported by Xeon Gold 6128 and Xeon E-2286G integrated GPUs, sometimes API versions are included.

DirectXno data12
OpenGLno data4.5


Specifications and connection of peripherals supported by Xeon Gold 6128 and Xeon E-2286G.

PCIe version3.03.0
PCI Express lanes4816

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 Gold 6128 10.96
Xeon E-2286G 11.00
  • 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: 67%

Xeon Gold 6128 13605
Xeon E-2286G 13647

Gaming performance

Advantages and disadvantages

Performance rating 10.96 11.00
Recency 25 April 2017 27 May 2019
Cost $1697 $450
Boost clock speed 3400 4000
Thermal design power (TDP) 115 Watt 95 Watt

Technical City couldn't decide between

Intel Xeon Gold 6128
Xeon Gold 6128


Intel Xeon E-2286G
Xeon E-2286G

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