Intel Xeon Platinum 8168: specs and benchmarks
Intel started Xeon Platinum 8168 sales 25 April 2017 at a recommended price of $5,890. This is high-end Skylake (server) architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at professional systems. It has 24 cores and 48 threads, and is based on 14 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 3.70 GHz and a locked multiplier.
Compatibility-wise, this is a FCLGA3647 processor with a TDP of 205 Watt. It supports DDR4-2666 memory.
It provides outstanding benchmark performance at 91.56 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen 9 3900X.