A40 PCIe vs RTX A4500

Price now 4999$
Games supported 38%
  • Interface PCIe 4.0 x16
  • Core clock speed
  • Max video memory 48 GB
  • Memory type GDDR6
  • Memory clock speed 14.5 Gbps
  • Maximum resolution
  • Interface PCIe 4.0 x16
  • Core clock speed
  • Max video memory
  • Memory type
  • Memory clock speed
  • Maximum resolution
Price now 2375$
Games supported 100%

General info

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

Place in performance ratingnot rated15
Value for moneyno data9.17
ArchitectureAmpere (2020−2022)Ampere (2020−2022)
GPU code nameGA102GA102
Market segmentDesktopWorkstation
Release date5 October 2020 (1 year ago)23 November 2021 (less than a year ago)
Price now$4999 $2375
Value for money

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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 cores10752no data
Boost clock speed1755 MHzno data
Number of transistors28,300 million28,300 million
Manufacturing process technology8 nm8 nm
Thermal design power (TDP)300 Wattno data
Texture fill rate589.7369.6

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).

InterfacePCIe 4.0 x16PCIe 4.0 x16
Length267 mm267 mm
Width2-slotno data
Supplementary power connectors8-pin EPSno data


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 typeGDDR6no data
Maximum RAM amount48 GBno data
Memory bus width384 Bitno data
Memory clock speed14.5 GB/sno data
Memory bandwidth695.8 GB/sno 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 Connectors3x DisplayPortno data

API support

APIs supported, including particular versions of those APIs.

DirectX12 Ultimate (12_2)no data
Shader Model6.56.6
OpenGL4.6no data
OpenCL2.0no data

Advantages and disadvantages

Novelty 5 October 2020 23 November 2021

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Be aware that A40 PCIe is a desktop card while RTX A4500 is a workstation one.

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Competitors of A40 PCIe by AMD

It seems that there's no AMD equivalent for A40 PCIe. The nearest candidate is Radeon RX 6950 XT, however, it's 0% faster and higher by 0 positions in our rating.

AMD Radeon RX 6950 XT Radeon RX 6950 XT

Competitors of RTX A4500 by AMD

We believe that the nearest equivalent to RTX A4500 from AMD is Radeon Pro W6800, which is slower by 10% and lower by 13 positions in our rating.

AMD Radeon Pro W6800 Radeon Pro W6800

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