AMD FirePro W5000 DVI vs ATI R423
Comparison of graphics card architecture, market segment, release date and other general parameters.
Place in performance rating
GPU code name
25 February 2013
Launch price (MSRP)
General performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, 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.
Pipelines / CUDA cores
Core clock speed
Manufacturing process technology
Power consumption (TDP)
Texture fill rate
Compatibility, dimensions and requirements
Information on FirePro W5000 DVI and R423 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
full height / half length
Supplementary power connectors
Parameters of memory installed: 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
Video outputs and ports
Types and number of video connectors present on FirePro W5000 DVI and R423. 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.
Dual-link DVI support
APIs supported by FirePro W5000 DVI and R423, sometimes including their particular versions.
Advantages of AMD FirePro W5000 DVI
Finer manufacturing process technology (28 vs 130 nm)
Advantages of ATI R423
We are unaware of any advantages of ATI R423 over AMD FirePro W5000 DVI.
So, FirePro W5000 DVI or R423?
Technical City couldn't decide between AMD FirePro W5000 DVI and ATI R423. We've got no test results to judge.
Should you still have questions on choice between FirePro W5000 DVI and R423, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.