AMD FirePro V4900: specs and benchmarks

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AMD FirePro V4900
FirePro V4900
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  • Interface PCIe 2.0 x16
  • Core clock speed 800 MHz
  • Max video memory 1024 MB
  • Memory type GDDR5
  • Memory clock speed 4000 MHz
  • Maximum resolution
Year of release 2011
Performance 3.32

Summary

AMD started FirePro V4900 sales 1 November 2011. This is TeraScale 2 architecture desktop card based on 40 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at designers. 1 GB of GDDR5 memory clocked at 4 GHz are supplied, and together with 128 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 64 GB/s.

Compatibility-wise, this is single-slot card attached via PCIe 2.0 x16 interface. Its manufacturer default version has a length of 163 mm. No additional power connector is required, and power consumption is at 75 Watt.

It provides poor gaming and benchmark performance at

3.32%

of a leader's which is NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3090 Ti.

General info

Of FirePro V4900's architecture, market segment and release date.

Place in performance rating684
Value for money0.75
ArchitectureTeraScale 2 (2009−2015)
GPU code nameTurks
Market segmentWorkstation
Release date1 November 2011 (10 years ago)
Price now$120 of 49999 (A100 SXM4)
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Technical specs

FirePro V4900's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU base clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of FirePro V4900's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.

Pipelines / CUDA cores480of 18432 (AD102)
Core clock speed800 MHzof 2610 (Radeon RX 6500 XT)
Number of transistors716 millionof 14400 (GeForce GTX 1080 SLI Mobile)
Manufacturing process technology40 nmof 4 (H100 PCIe)
Thermal design power (TDP)75 Wattof 900 (Tesla S2050)
Texture fill rate19.20of 939.8 (H100 SXM5)
Floating-point performance768.0 gflopsof 16384 (Radeon Pro Duo)

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on FirePro V4900'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).

InterfacePCIe 2.0 x16
Length163 mm
Width1-slot
Supplementary power connectorsNone

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on FirePro V4900: 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 typeGDDR5
Maximum RAM amount1 GBof 128 (Radeon Instinct MI250X)
Memory bus width128 Bitof 8192 (Radeon Instinct MI250X)
Memory clock speed4000 MHzof 21000 (GeForce RTX 3090 Ti)
Memory bandwidth64 GB/sof 14400 (Radeon R7 M260)

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on FirePro V4900. 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 Connectors1x DVI, 2x DisplayPort

API support

APIs supported by FirePro V4900, sometimes including their particular versions.

DirectX11.2 (11_0)
Shader Model5.0
OpenGL4.4of 4.6 (GeForce GTX 1080 Mobile)
OpenCL1.2
VulkanN/A

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmark performance of FirePro V4900. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.


Overall score

This is our combined benchmark performance rating. We are regularly improving our combining algorithms, but if you find some perceived inconsistencies, feel free to speak up in comments section, we usually fix problems quickly.

FirePro V4900 3.32
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Passmark

This is probably the most ubiquitous benchmark, part of Passmark PerformanceTest suite. It gives the graphics card a thorough evaluation under various load, providing four separate benchmarks for Direct3D versions 9, 10, 11 and 12 (the last being done in 4K resolution if possible), and few more tests engaging DirectCompute capabilities.

FirePro V4900 974

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of FirePro V4900. Usually measured in megahashes per second.

Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256) 73 Mh/s  

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good FirePro V4900 is for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in frames per second. Comparisons with game system requirements are included, but remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect reality inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall FirePro V4900 performance compared to nearest competitors among server video cards.


NVIDIA equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to FirePro V4900 from NVIDIA is Quadro FX 4800, which is nearly equal in speed and is lower by 1 position in our rating.

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User rating

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