AMD FirePro W5000 vs NVIDIA Tesla M10

AMD FirePro W5000
NVIDIA Tesla M10

General info

Comparison of FirePro W5000 and Tesla M10 architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
10.51
 
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Architecture
GCN 1.0
 
Maxwell
Code name
Pitcairn
 
GM107
Type
Workstation
 
Workstation
Release date
7 August 2012
 
18 May 2016
Launch price (MSRP)
$599
 
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Price now
$364
 
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Technical specs

FirePro W5000 and Tesla M10's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of FirePro W5000 and Tesla M10's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
768
 
640
Core clock speed
825 MHz
 
1033 MHz
Boost Clock
no data
 
1306 MHz
Transistor count
2,800 million
 
1,870 million
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
 
28 nm
Power consumption (TDP)
75 Watt
 
225 Watt
Texture fill rate
39.60
 
52.24
Floating-point performance
1,267 gflops
 
4x 1,672 gflops

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on FirePro W5000 and Tesla M10 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).
Bus support
PCIe 3.0
 
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Interface
PCIe 3.0 x16
 
PCIe 3.0 x16
Length
183 mm
 
267 mm
Form factor
full height / half length
 
no data
Supplementary power connectors
None
 
1x 8-pin

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on FirePro W5000 and Tesla M10: 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 type
GDDR5
 
GDDR5
Maximum RAM amount
2 GB
 
8 GB
Memory bus width
256 Bit
 
128 Bit
Memory clock speed
3200 MHz
 
5200 MHz
Memory bandwidth
102.4 GB/s
 
83.2 GB/s

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on FirePro W5000 and Tesla M10.
Display Connectors
1x DVI, 2x DisplayPort
 
No outputs
DisplayPort count
2
 
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Dual-link DVI support
+
 
-

API support

APIs supported by FirePro W5000 and Tesla M10, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12 (11_1)
 
12 (11_0)
OpenGL
4.6
 
4.6

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of FirePro W5000 and Tesla M10. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

FirePro W5000 13.93
Tesla M10 15.01 +7.8%

Passmark

FirePro W5000 3013
Tesla M10 3248 +7.8%

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of FirePro W5000 and Tesla M10. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
154 Mh/s
 
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Gaming performance

Let's see how good FirePro W5000 and Tesla M10 are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.

Advantages of AMD FirePro W5000

Wider memory bus (256 vs 128 bit)
More pipelines (768 vs 640)
Higher memory bandwidth (102.4 vs 83.2 GB/s)
Less power hungry (75 vs 225 watts)
DualLinkDVI

Advantages of NVIDIA Tesla M10

7.8% faster in synthetic tests
Much newer (18 May 2016 vs 7 August 2012)

So, FirePro W5000 or Tesla M10?

Technical City couldn't decide between AMD FirePro W5000 and NVIDIA Tesla M10. The differences in performance seem too small.
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