Intel Xeon Gold 6137 processor review

Xeon Gold 6137 processor released by Intel; release date: Q3'17. The processor is designed for server-computers and based on Skylake microarchitecture.

CPU is locked to prevent overclocking. Total number of cores - 8, threads - 16. Maximum CPU clock speed - 4.10 GHz. Manufacturing process technology - 14 nm. Cache size: L3 - 25 MB.

Supported memory types: DDR4-2666. Maximum memory size: 768 GB.

Supported socket types: FCLGA3647. Power consumption (TDP): 205 Watt.


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PassMark - CPU mark 20413

Specifications (specs)


Architecture codename Skylake
Launch date Q3'17
Place in performance rating 55
Processor Number 6137
Series Intel Xeon Scalable Processors
Status Launched
Vertical segment Server


Base frequency 3.90 GHz
L3 cache 25 MB
Manufacturing process technology 14 nm
Maximum frequency 4.10 GHz
Number of cores 8
Number of threads 16
Number of Ultra Path Interconnect (UPI) Links 3


ECC memory support
Max memory channels 6
Maximum memory size 768 GB
Supported memory frequency 2666 MHz
Supported memory types DDR4-2666


Package Size 76.0mm x 56.5mm
Sockets supported FCLGA3647
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 205 Watt


Max number of PCIe lanes 48
PCI Express revision 3.0
Scalability S4S

Security & Reliability

Intel® Trusted Execution technology (TXT)

Advanced Technologies

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Intel® AES New Instructions
Intel® Hyper-Threading technology
Intel® Optane™ Memory Supported
Intel® TSX-NI
Intel® Turbo Boost technology
Intel® vPro™ Platform Eligibility
Number of AVX-512 FMA Units 2
Speed Shift technology


Intel® Virtualization Technology (VT-x)