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)
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GCN 1.0
Code name
Release date
7 August 2012
18 May 2016
Launch price (MSRP)
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Price now
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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.
Core clock speed
825 MHz
1033 MHz
Boost Clock
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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
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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PCIe 3.0 x16
PCIe 3.0 x16
183 mm
267 mm
Form factor
full height / half length
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Supplementary power connectors
1x 8-pin


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
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
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DisplayPort count
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Dual-link DVI support

API support

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

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%


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)

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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