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Best Motherboards for Xeon Processors

Intel Xeon CPU’s are workhorse CPU’s used in a range of applications including servers and personal use. Unfortunately, because they are so rare, finding a compatible motherboard is often difficult due to limited suppliers. Below we have compiled the top motherboards supporting Xeon CPU’s based on extensive research at major retailers and manufacturers.

Best LGA 3647 Socket Motherboards

This socket type is supported by all of Intels 2nd and 1st generation Scalable Xeon processors. For a full range of supported CPU’s please see the following page. List of Supported Xeon CPUs

1. SuperMicro X11SPL-F Motherboard

The SuperMicro X11SPL-F is one of the top selling LGA 3647 available online from major retailers. Features include:

  • IntelĀ® C621 Chipset
  • Support for 2TB of 3DS ECC RDIMM or 3DS ECC LRDIMM DDR4 memory across 6-channels
  • 3x PCI-E 3.0 x16, & 4x PCI-E 3.0 x8 Slots

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2. ASUS WS C621E Sage Motherboard

Another bestselling LGA 3647 board, the C621E has received a lot of positive feedback from reviewers. Thanks to the inclusion of various standard motherboard features including an on-board soundcard and support for up to four GPU’s it is also a great option for a Xeon based gaming PC. Features include:

  • IntelĀ® C621 Chipset
  • Support for up to 4 x GPUs
  • Extensive connectivity options
  • Audio card included

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3. ASUS ROG Dominus Extreme C621 Motherboard

Another ASUS board that cleary has gamers in mind, the Dominus Extreme is a high-end Xeon based motherboard.

  • Support for up to 4 graphics cards with 4-Way PCI-E Gen3 x16 link supporting NVidia GeForce SLI, NVidia NVLink and AMD CrossFireX on demand
  • High performance networking
  • Overclocking profiles and optimization along with dynamic system cooling
  • AURA Sync RGB lighting
  • High quality ROG Gaming Audio

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4. Supermicro X11DPI-NT Motherboard

Another Supermicro motherboard, the X11DPI-NT received great reviews from users for performance stability. Features include:

  • Advanced connectivity options
  • Extended ATX form factor

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Best LGA 2011 Socket Motherboards

4. Supermicro X10DAi Motherboard

The X10DAi is a top selling Xeon based motherboard that received great reviews across the board. Features include:

  • Reliable performance
  • Extensive features
  • Numerous positive reviews available online

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Best BGA 2518 Socket Motherboards

The BGA 1667 motherboards support various processors from Intel’s D-2000 processor lines. List of Supported D-2000 Xeon CPUs.

5. Supermicro X11SDV-4C-TP8F Motherboard

The MBD-X11SDV-4C-TP8F-O is one of the few BGA 2518 motherboards still in production this one with support for the Intel Xeon X-2123 processor. Features include:

  • Intel Xeon Processor D-2123IT, CPU TDP support Up to 60W TDP
  • Support for Up to 256GB Registered ECC RDIMM, DDR4-2133MHz; Up to 512GB LRDIMM LRDIMM, DDR4-2133MHz, in 4 DIMM slots.

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6. Supermicro X11SDV-8C-TP8F Motherboard

Almost identical to the X11SDV-4C-TP8F above, the X11SDV-8C-TP8F version features support for Intel Xeon D-2146NT processors. Features include:

  • Intel Xeon Processor D-2146NT, CPU TDP support Up to 80W TDP
  • Support for Up to 256GB Registered ECC RDIMM, DDR4-2133MHz; Up to 512GB LRDIMM LRDIMM, DDR4-2133MHz, in 4 DIMM slots.

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For a full list of motherboards available for the full range of Intel Xeon D-2000 processors please see this page.

Best BGA 1667 Socket Motherboards

A slighter older socket type, the BGA 1667 motherboards support various processors from Intel’s D-1000 processor lines. List of Supported D-1000 Xeno CPUs.

7. Supermicro X10SDV-TLN4F Motherboard

The Supermicro X11SDV-8C-TP8F is the most popular motherboard available supporting Intel Xeon D-1540 and 1541 processors. Features include:

  • Outstanding performance for relatively low power usage
  • Supports up to 128GB DDR4 RAM

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That’s it for our top list of the best motherboards that support Intel Xeon processors. For the latest Intel Xeon based processors be sure to checkout the Intel website.