Intel Xeon Gold 6354 vs Gold 6312U

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Games supported 100%
Intel Xeon Gold 6312U
Intel Xeon Gold 6312U
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Intel Xeon Gold 6354
Intel Xeon Gold 6354
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Price now 2863$
Games supported 100%

General info

Comparing Xeon Gold 6312U and Xeon Gold 6354 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture, sales start time and price.

Place in performance rating7484
Value for moneyno data6.32
Market segmentServerServer
Architecture codenameIce Lake-SP (2021)Ice Lake-SP (2021)
Release date6 April 2021
(1 year old)
6 April 2021
(1 year old)
Current priceno data$2863
Value for money

To get the index we compare the characteristics of the processors and their cost, taking into account the cost of other processors.

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Technical specs

Xeon Gold 6312U and Xeon Gold 6354 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 cores24 (Tetracosa-Core)18 (Octadeca-Core)
Base clock speed2.4 GHz3 GHz
Boost clock speed3.6 GHz3.6 GHz
L1 cache64K (per core)64K (per core)
L2 cache1 MB (per core)1 MB (per core)
L3 cache36 MB (shared)39 MB (shared)
Chip lithography10 nm10 nm
Maximum core temperature80 °C77 °C
Maximum case temperature (TCase)80 °C77 °C
64 bit support++
Windows 11 compatibility++
Unlocked multiplier--


Information on Xeon Gold 6312U and Xeon Gold 6354 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 configuration12
Thermal design power (TDP)185 Watt205 Watt

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Xeon Gold 6312U and Xeon Gold 6354. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.

Instruction set extensionsIntel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX, Intel® AVX2, Intel® AVX-512Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX, Intel® AVX2, Intel® AVX-512
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)++
Speed Shift++
Turbo Boost Technology2.02.0
Hyper-Threading Technology++

Security technologies

Xeon Gold 6312U and Xeon Gold 6354 technologies aimed at improving security, for example, by protecting against hacks.

SGXYes with Intel® SPSYes with Intel® SPS

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Xeon Gold 6312U and Xeon Gold 6354 are enumerated here.


Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel quantity of RAM supported by Xeon Gold 6312U and Xeon Gold 6354. Depending on the motherboards, higher memory frequencies may be supported.

Supported memory typesDDR4-3200DDR4-3200
Maximum memory size6 TB6 TB
Max memory channels88
ECC memory support++


Specifications and connection of peripherals supported by Xeon Gold 6312U and Xeon Gold 6354.

PCIe version4.04.0
PCI Express lanes6464

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 6312U 35.67
Xeon Gold 6354 33.39
  • 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 6312U 44275
Xeon Gold 6354 41445

Xeon Gold 6312U outperforms Xeon Gold 6354 by 7% in Passmark.

Gaming performance

Advantages and disadvantages

Performance rating 35.67 33.39
Base clock speed 2400 3000
Thermal design power (TDP) 185 Watt 205 Watt

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Intel Xeon Gold 6312U
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Intel Xeon Gold 6354
Xeon Gold 6354

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