Intel Xeon Gold 6154: specs and benchmarks

Intel Xeon Gold 6154

Summary

Intel started Xeon Gold 6154 sales on July 2017. This is high-end Skylake-SP architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at professional systems.

Compatibility-wise, this is a FCLGA3647 processor with a TDP of 200 Watt. It supports DDR4 memory.

It provides outstanding benchmark performance at 99.79 percent of a leader's which is Intel Core i9-7980XE.

General info

Of Xeon Gold 6154 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
2.14
 
Type
Server
 
Achitecture codename
Skylake-SP
 
Release date
July 2017
 
Price now
$3,809
 
of 8684.5 (Xeon E5-4650L)

Technical specs

Xeon Gold 6154'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 6154's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
18
 
Maximum frequency
3 GHz
 
L1 cache
64 KB (per core)
 
of 768
L2 cache
1024 KB (per core)
 
of 16384
L3 cache
25344 KB (shared)
 
of 65536
Manufacturing process technology
14 nm
 
Transistor count
8000 million
 
64 bit support
+
 

Compatibility

Information on Xeon Gold 6154 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
 
of 8
Socket
FCLGA3647
 
Power consumption (TDP)
200 Watt
 
of 320 (Xeon Phi 7295)

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Xeon Gold 6154. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
AES-NI
+
 
AVX
+
 
vPro
+
 

Security technologies

Xeon Gold 6154 technologies aimed at raising security, for example, by protecting against hacks.
TXT
+
 

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Xeon Gold 6154 are enumerated here.
VT-d
+
 
VT-x
+
 

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Xeon Gold 6154.
Supported memory types
DDR4
 

CPU benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Xeon Gold 6154. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

99.79

Passmark

27722

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Xeon Gold 6154 is for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS. Comparisons with system requirements are included, but remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.
Fortnite

Fortnite

2018
Fortnite

Official system requirements

Xeon Gold 6154 performance compared to Fortnite official system requirements.

Xeon Gold 6154
minimum Core i3-530
recommended Core i5-650
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG)

Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG)

2017
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG)

Official system requirements

Xeon Gold 6154 performance compared to Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) official system requirements.

Xeon Gold 6154
minimum Core i3-4340
Overwatch

Overwatch

2016
Overwatch

Official system requirements

Xeon Gold 6154 performance compared to Overwatch official system requirements.

Xeon Gold 6154
minimum Phenom X3 8650
recommended Core i5-650
GTA V

GTA V

2015
GTA V

Official system requirements

Xeon Gold 6154 performance compared to GTA V official system requirements.

Xeon Gold 6154
minimum Core 2 Quad Q6600
recommended Core i5-3470
Rainbow Six Siege

Rainbow Six Siege

2015
Rainbow Six Siege

Official system requirements

Xeon Gold 6154 performance compared to Rainbow Six Siege official system requirements.

Xeon Gold 6154
minimum Core i3-560
recommended Core i5-2500K
Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft

Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft

2014
Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft

Official system requirements

Xeon Gold 6154 performance compared to Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft official system requirements.

Xeon Gold 6154
minimum Pentium D 915
recommended Core 2 Duo E6600
Dota 2

Dota 2

2013
Dota 2

Official system requirements

Xeon Gold 6154 performance compared to Dota 2 official system requirements.

Xeon Gold 6154
minimum Pentium D 915
Counter-Strike: GO

Counter-Strike: GO

2012
Counter-Strike: GO

Official system requirements

Xeon Gold 6154 performance compared to Counter-Strike: GO official system requirements.

Xeon Gold 6154
minimum Celeron 450
recommended Pentium 4 630
League of Legends

League of Legends

2009
League of Legends

Official system requirements

Xeon Gold 6154 performance compared to League of Legends official system requirements.

Xeon Gold 6154
minimum Celeron 2.20
recommended Celeron D 352
Minecraft

Minecraft

2009
Minecraft

Official system requirements

Xeon Gold 6154 performance compared to Minecraft official system requirements.

Xeon Gold 6154
minimum Pentium D 915
recommended Pentium D 915

Relative perfomance

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