AMD FirePro S10000 vs NVIDIA Tesla K20m
Comparison of FirePro S10000 and Tesla K20m architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
12 November 2012
5 January 2013
Launch price (MSRP)
FirePro S10000 and Tesla K20m's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of FirePro S10000 and Tesla K20m'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
106.4 GTexel / s
146.8 GTexel / s
2x 3,405 gflops
Compatibility, dimensions and requirements
Information on FirePro S10000 and Tesla K20m 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 2.0 x16
Full Height / Full Length
Supplementary power connectors
1x 6-pin + 1x 8-pin
Parameters of memory installed on FirePro S10000 and Tesla K20m: 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
480 GB / s
208.0 GB / s
Video outputs and ports
Types and number of video connectors present on FirePro S10000 and Tesla K20m.
1x DVI, 4x mini-DisplayPort
Dual-link DVI support
APIs supported by FirePro S10000 and Tesla K20m, sometimes including their particular versions.
Cryptocurrency mining performance of FirePro S10000 and Tesla K20m. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
Advantages of AMD FirePro S10000
Wider memory bus (384 vs 320 bit)
More pipelines (4096 vs 2496)
Higher memory bandwidth (480 vs 208 GB/s)
Advantages of NVIDIA Tesla K20m
Somewhat newer (5 January 2013 vs 12 November 2012)
Cheaper ($3199 vs $3599)
Less power hungry (225 vs 750 watts)
So, FirePro S10000 or Tesla K20m?
Technical City couldn't decide between AMD FirePro S10000 and NVIDIA Tesla K20m. We've got no test results to judge.
Should you still have questions on choice between FirePro S10000 and Tesla K20m, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.