NVIDIA A100 SXM4: specs and benchmarks

NVIDIA A100 SXM4

Summary

NVIDIA started A100 SXM4 sales 14 May 2020. This is Ampere architecture desktop card based on 7 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at gamers. 40 GB of HBM2E memory clocked at 2.43 GHz are supplied, and together with 5120 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 1,555 GB/s.

Compatibility-wise, this is an integrated video card. No additional power connector is required, and power consumption is at 400 Watt.

We have no data on A100 SXM4 benchmark results.

General info

Of A100 SXM4's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
not rated
 
Architecture
Ampere
 
Code name
GA100
 
Type
Desktop
 
Release date
14 May 2020
 

Technical specs

A100 SXM4's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of A100 SXM4's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
6912
 
of 10752 (GA102)
Core clock speed
1410 MHz
 
Transistor count
54,200 million
 
Manufacturing process technology
7 nm
 
Power consumption (TDP)
400 Watt
 
of 900 (Tesla S2050)
Texture fill rate
609.1
 

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on A100 SXM4's 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
 
Supplementary power connectors
None
 

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on A100 SXM4: its type, size, bus, clock and resulting bandwidth. Note that GPUs integrated into processors don't have dedicated memory and use a shared part of system RAM.
Memory type
HBM2E
 
Maximum RAM amount
40 GB
 
of 8192 (Radeon RX 480)
Memory bus width
5120 Bit
 
of 6144 (GRID A100A)
Memory clock speed
2430 MHz
 
Memory bandwidth
1,555 GB/s
 
of 1024 (Radeon VII)

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on A100 SXM4. As a rule, this section is relevant only for desktop reference video cards, since for notebook ones the availability of certain video outputs depends on the laptop model.
Display Connectors
No outputs
 

API support

APIs supported by A100 SXM4, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12 Ultimate (12_2)
 
OpenGL
4.6
 

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to A100 SXM4 from AMD is Radeon VII.

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