Intel Xeon E5-2689

Intel Xeon E5-2689 Benchmark

Intel Xeon E5-2689 Processor benchmark and specs - 8 core Intel CPU rating. Is the Xeon E5-2689 good for gaming?

CPU Benchmark Score

43 %
Very Good score from 1 sample
High uncertainty
Very Good
261st of 1,219
113th of 1,219
1 benchmarks

CPU benchmarks

Here are the performance results of this CPU in both the hardwareDB Benchmark and other benchmark utilities. Synthetic tests are an estimation of real-world performance using consistent and repeatable benchmarks.


Very Good

43 %


Very Good

48 %


Very Good

41 %

Heavy Workloads

Very Good

40 %

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CPU Comparison

The Intel Xeon E5-2689 compared against popular alternatives. Compare against more CPUs with our CPU Comparison Tool.

Intel Core i9-10885H
48 %
Intel Xeon E5-2689
43 %
Intel Xeon E5-2676 v3
42 %
Intel Xeon E5-2650 v2
37 %
Intel Core i7-6700K
36 %
Intel Core i7-6700
32 %
Intel Core i5-9300H
31 %


Cores 8
Threads 16
TDP 115 W

Intel Xeon E5-2689

The Xeon E5-2689 is a 8 core CPU from Intel. This chip has a very good overall score at 43% in our CPU benchmark. Our gaming benchmark shows that this CPU is a very good processor for gaming, with a score of 48%. As for multitasking and heavy workloads, the Xeon E5-2689 scores 41% and 40% respectively. Indeed, this is a very good rating for very heavy workloads.

The Xeon E5-2689 has 8 cores and 16 threads. This CPU makes use of simultaneous multithreading technology to improve performance on parallel tasks. Each physical CPU core is divided into multiple logical processors.

Power and thermals for the Intel Xeon E5-2689 CPU are a TDP (Thermal Design Power) of 115 watts. This measures the amount of heat the processor produces when running at full load. This isn't a measure of power consumption, but it's good estimate.

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