Intel Xeon Platinum 8173M: specs and benchmarks

Intel Xeon Platinum 8173M

Summary

This is high-end Skylake (server) architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at professional systems. It has 28 cores and 56 threads, and is based on 14 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 2100 MHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is Socket P processor. It supports DDR4-2666 memory.

It provides good benchmark performance at 61.04 percent of a leader's which is AMD EPYC 7742.

General info

Of Xeon Platinum 8173M processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Type
Server
 
Series
Intel Xeon Platinum
 
Achitecture codename
Skylake (server)
 
Release date
n/d
 

Technical specs

Xeon Platinum 8173M's quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Xeon Platinum 8173M's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
28
 
Number of threads
56
 
Maximum frequency
2.1 GHz
 
of 5 (FX-9590)
L1 cache
1.75 MB
 
of 4 (EPYC 7702)
L2 cache
28 MB
 
of 32 (EPYC 7702)
L3 cache
38.5 MB
 
of 256 (EPYC 7702)
Manufacturing process technology
14 nm
 
64 bit support
+
 

Compatibility

Information on Xeon Platinum 8173M compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Max number of CPUs in a configuration
8 (Multiprocessor)
 
Socket
Socket P
 

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Xeon Platinum 8173M. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
AES-NI
+
 
AVX
+
 
vPro
+
 

Security technologies

Xeon Platinum 8173M technologies aimed at raising security, for example, by protecting against hacks.
TXT
+
 

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Xeon Platinum 8173M are enumerated here.
VT-d
+
 
VT-x
+
 

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Xeon Platinum 8173M.
Supported memory types
DDR4-2666
 
Maximum memory size
1,536 GB
 
Max memory channels
6
 
Maximum memory bandwidth
119.21 GB / s
 
of 262.26 (Xeon Platinum 9221)
ECC memory support
+
 

Peripherals

Specifications and connection of Xeon Platinum 8173M's supported peripherals.
PCIe revision
3.0
 
Max number of PCIe lanes
48
 
of 128 (EPYC 7551P)

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Xeon Platinum 8173M. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

61.04

Passmark

28860

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Xeon Platinum 8173M is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Xeon Platinum 8173M performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

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