AMD FirePro D300 vs NVIDIA Tesla K80
Comparison of FirePro D300 and Tesla K80 architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
18 January 2014
17 November 2014
FirePro D300 and Tesla K80's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of FirePro D300 and Tesla K80's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Core clock speed
Manufacturing process technology
Power consumption (TDP)
Texture fill rate
68 GTexel / s
171.4 GTexel / s
Compatibility, dimensions and requirements
Information on FirePro D300 and Tesla K80 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).
PCIe 3.0 x16
PCIe 3.0 x16
Supplementary power connectors
Parameters of memory installed on FirePro D300 and Tesla K80: 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.
Maximum RAM amount
Memory bus width
Memory clock speed
162.6 GB / s
240.6 GB / s
Video outputs and ports
Types and number of video connectors present on FirePro D300 and Tesla K80.
APIs supported by FirePro D300 and Tesla K80, sometimes including their particular versions.
Cryptocurrency mining performance of FirePro D300 and Tesla K80. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
242 Mh/s +12%
216 Mh/s −12%
Advantages of AMD FirePro D300
Less power hungry (150 vs 300 watts)
Advantages of NVIDIA Tesla K80
Somewhat newer (17 November 2014 vs 18 January 2014)
Wider memory bus (384 vs 256 bit)
More pipelines (2496 vs 1280)
Higher memory bandwidth (240.6 vs 162.6 GB/s)
So, FirePro D300 or Tesla K80?
Technical City couldn't decide between AMD FirePro D300 and NVIDIA Tesla K80. We've got no test results to judge.
Should you still have questions on choice between FirePro D300 and Tesla K80, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.