Intel Xeon Platinum 8173M vs Gold 6154

Intel Xeon Platinum 8173M
Intel Xeon Gold 6154

General info

Comparing Xeon Platinum 8173M and 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)
no data
 
2.87
Type
Server
 
Server
Series
Intel Xeon Platinum
 
Intel Xeon Gold
Architecture codename
Skylake (server)
 
Skylake (server)
Release date
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11 July 2017
Launch price (MSRP)
no data
 
$3,543
Price now
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$3809

Technical specs

Xeon Platinum 8173M and Xeon Gold 6154 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 and Xeon Gold 6154 performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider their test results.
Number of cores
28
 
18
Number of threads
56
 
36
Maximum frequency
2.1 GHz
 
3.7 GHz
Bus support
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4 × 8 GT / s
L1 cache
1.75 MB
 
64K (per core)
L2 cache
28 MB
 
1 MB (per core)
L3 cache
38.5 MB
 
24.75 MB (shared)
Manufacturing process technology
14 nm
 
14 nm
Maximum core temperature
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82 °C
Transistor count
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8,000 million
64 bit support
+
 
+

Compatibility

Information on Xeon Platinum 8173M and 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
8 (Multiprocessor)
 
4 (Multiprocessor)
Socket
Socket P
 
FCLGA3647
Power consumption (TDP)
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200 Watt

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Xeon Platinum 8173M and Xeon Gold 6154. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
Instruction set extensions
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Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX, Intel® AVX2, Intel® AVX-512
AES-NI
+
 
+
AVX
+
 
+
vPro
+
 
+
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)
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+
Speed Shift
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+
Turbo Boost
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2.0
Hyper-Threading
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+
TSX
-
 
+
Turbo Boost Max 3.0
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-

Security technologies

Xeon Platinum 8173M and Xeon Gold 6154 technologies aimed at raising security, for example, by protecting against hacks.
TXT
+
 
+
EDB
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+

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Xeon Platinum 8173M and Xeon Gold 6154 are enumerated here.
VT-d
+
 
+
VT-x
+
 
+
EPT
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+

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Xeon Platinum 8173M and Xeon Gold 6154.
Supported memory types
DDR4-2666
 
DDR4-2666
Maximum memory size
1,536 GB
 
768 GB
Max memory channels
6
 
6
Maximum memory bandwidth
119.21 GB / s
 
119.21 GB / s
ECC memory support
+
 
+

Peripherals

Specifications and connection of peripherals supported by Xeon Platinum 8173M and Xeon Gold 6154.
PCIe revision
3.0
 
3.0
Max number of PCIe lanes
48
 
48

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Xeon Platinum 8173M and Xeon Gold 6154. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

Xeon Platinum 8173M 37.87 +4.1%
Xeon Gold 6154 36.38

Passmark

Xeon Platinum 8173M 29080 +4.1%
Xeon Gold 6154 27934

Gaming performance

Let's see how good Xeon Platinum 8173M and Xeon Gold 6154 are for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Advantages of Intel Xeon Platinum 8173M

4.1% faster in synthetic tests

Advantages of Intel Xeon Gold 6154

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So, Xeon Platinum 8173M or Gold 6154?

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