NVIDIA A100 PCIe vs AMD Radeon RX 5700M

General info

Comparison of graphics card architecture, market segment, value for money and other general parameters.

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Architecture
Ampere
 
Navi / RDNA
GPU code name
GA100
 
Navi 10 / R19M-E120
Market segment
Desktop
 
Desktop
Launch date
22 June 2020 (1 year ago)
 
1 March 2020 (1 year ago)
Price now
no data
 
$525

Technical specs

General performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core base clock and boost clock speeds, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider their benchmark and gaming test results. Note that power consumption of some graphics cards can well exceed their nominal TDP, especially when overclocked.

Pipelines / CUDA cores
6912
 
2304
Core clock speed
1410 MHz
 
no data
Boost clock speed
no data
 
1720 MHz
Number of transistors
54,200 million
 
10,300 million
Manufacturing process technology
7 nm
 
7 nm
Thermal design power (TDP)
250 Watt
 
180 Watt
Texture fill rate
609.1
 
247.7

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. For desktop video cards it's interface and bus (motherboard compatibility), additional power connectors (power supply compatibility).

Interface
PCIe 4.0 x16
 
PCIe 4.0 x16
Length
267 mm
 
no data
Supplementary power connectors
1x 8-pin
 
1x 6-pin + 1x 8-pin

Memory

Parameters of memory installed: its type, size, bus, clock and resulting bandwidth. Note that GPUs integrated into processors have no dedicated VRAM and use a shared part of system RAM.

Memory type
HBM2e
 
GDDR6
Maximum RAM amount
40 GB
 
8 GB
Memory bus width
5120 Bit
 
256 Bit
Memory clock speed
2.4 GB/s
 
12000 MHz
Memory bandwidth
1,555 GB/s
 
384.0 GB/s
Shared memory
no data
 
-

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on the reviewed GPUs. As a rule, data in this section is precise only for desktop reference ones (so-called Founders Edition for NVIDIA chips). OEM manufacturers may change the number and type of output ports, while for notebook cards availability of certain video outputs ports depends on the laptop model rather than on the card itself.

Display Connectors
No outputs
 
1x HDMI, 3x DisplayPort
HDMI
-
 
+

API support

APIs supported, including particular versions of those APIs.

DirectX
12 Ultimate (12_2)
 
12 (12_1)
Shader Model
6.5
 
6.5
OpenGL
4.6
 
4.6
OpenCL
2.0
 
2.0
Vulkan
1.2
 
1.2
CUDA
8.0
 
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Competitors of A100 PCIe from AMD

We believe that the nearest equivalent to A100 PCIe from AMD is Radeon RX 6800 XT.

Here are some closest AMD rivals to A100 PCIe:

Competitors of Radeon RX 5700M from NVIDIA

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Radeon RX 5700M from NVIDIA is GeForce GTX 1070 Ti.

Here are some closest NVIDIA rivals to Radeon RX 5700M:

Advantages of NVIDIA A100 PCIe

Somewhat newer (22 June 2020 vs 1 March 2020)

Wider memory bus (5120 vs 256 bit)

More pipelines (6912 vs 2304)

Advantages of AMD Radeon RX 5700M

Higher memory bandwidth (384 vs 1 GB/s)

Lower power consumption (180W vs 250W), meaning that the rival with higher TDP might require a better cooler or other thermal solution.

So, which one is the better GPU?

Technical City couldn't decide between NVIDIA A100 PCIe and AMD Radeon RX 5700M. We've got no test results to judge.

Should you still have questions concerning choice between the reviewed GPUs, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.

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