Intel Xeon E5-2651 v2 vs Intel Xeon Gold 6136

Comparative analysis of Intel Xeon E5-2651 v2 and Intel Xeon Gold 6136 processors for all known characteristics in the following categories: Essentials, Performance, Memory, Compatibility, Peripherals, Security & Reliability, Advanced Technologies, Virtualization. Benchmark processor performance analysis: Geekbench 4 - Single Core, Geekbench 4 - Multi-Core, PassMark - Single thread mark, PassMark - CPU mark.



Reasons to consider the Intel Xeon Gold 6136

  • A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running processor: 14 nm vs 22 nm
  • 1024x more maximum memory size: 768 GB vs 768 GB (per socket)
  • 2.1x better performance in Geekbench 4 - Single Core: 4351 vs 2030
  • Around 74% better performance in Geekbench 4 - Multi-Core: 31493 vs 18071
Specifications (specs)
Manufacturing process technology 14 nm vs 22 nm
Maximum memory size 768 GB vs 768 GB (per socket)
Geekbench 4 - Single Core 4351 vs 2030
Geekbench 4 - Multi-Core 31493 vs 18071

Compare benchmarks

CPU 1: Intel Xeon E5-2651 v2
CPU 2: Intel Xeon Gold 6136

Geekbench 4 - Single Core
Geekbench 4 - Multi-Core
Name Intel Xeon E5-2651 v2 Intel Xeon Gold 6136
Geekbench 4 - Single Core 2030 4351
Geekbench 4 - Multi-Core 18071 31493
PassMark - Single thread mark 2191
PassMark - CPU mark 22156

Compare specifications (specs)

Intel Xeon E5-2651 v2 Intel Xeon Gold 6136


Architecture codename Ivy Bridge-EP Skylake
Family Intel Xeon E5-2600 v2
Launch date November 2013 Q3'17
Place in performance rating 172 12
Processor Number E5-2651 v2 6136
Vertical segment Server Server
Series Intel® Xeon® Scalable Processors
Status Launched


64 bit support
Base frequency 1800 MHz 3.00 GHz
Bus Speed 5 GT/s DMI
L1 cache 768 KB
L2 cache 3 MB
L3 cache 30 MB
Manufacturing process technology 22 nm 14 nm
Number of cores 12 12
Number of threads 24 24
Maximum core temperature 85°C
Maximum frequency 3.70 GHz
Number of Ultra Path Interconnect (UPI) Links 3


ECC memory support
Max memory channels 4 6
Maximum memory size 768 GB (per socket) 768 GB
Supported memory types DDR3 DDR4-2666
Supported memory frequency 2666 MHz


Max number of CPUs in a configuration 2
Sockets supported LGA2011 FCLGA3647
Low Halogen Options Available
Package Size 76.0mm x 56.5mm
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 150 Watt


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

Security & Reliability

Execute Disable Bit (EDB)
Intel® Trusted Execution technology (TXT)
Intel® Run Sure Technology
Mode-based Execute Control (MBE)

Advanced Technologies

Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® technology
Intel® Advanced Vector Extensions (AVX)
Intel® AES New Instructions
Intel® Hyper-Threading technology
Intel® Turbo Boost technology
Instruction set extensions Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX, Intel® AVX2, Intel® AVX-512
Intel 64
Intel® Optane™ Memory Supported
Intel® TSX-NI
Intel® Volume Management Device (VMD)
Intel® vPro™ Platform Eligibility
Number of AVX-512 FMA Units 2
Speed Shift technology


Intel® Virtualization Technology (VT-x)
Intel® Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d)
Intel® VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)