AMD FirePro W600: specs and benchmarks

AMD FirePro W600


AMD started FirePro W600 sales 13 June 2012 at a recommended price of 599 USD. This is GCN 1.0 architecture desktop card based on 28 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at designers. 2 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 1-slot card attached via PCIe 3.0 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 7.01 percent of a leader's which is AMD Radeon R9 390 X2.

General info

Of FirePro W600's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
GCN 1.0
Code name
Cape Verde
Release date
13 June 2012
Launch price (MSRP)
599 USD
of 14999 (Quadro Plex 7000)

Technical specs

FirePro W600's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of FirePro W600's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
of 8192 (FirePro S9300 X2)
Core clock speed
750 MHz
Transistor count
1,500 million
of 21100
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
of 12
Power consumption (TDP)
75 Watt
of 900 (Tesla S2050)
Texture fill rate
of 20896 (Tesla M10)
Floating-point performance
768.0 gflops

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on FirePro W600'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).
PCIe 3.0 x16
163 mm
Supplementary power connectors

Memory specs

Parameters of memory installed on FirePro W600: 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
of 32 (Tesla M10)
Memory bus width
128 Bit
of 8192 (FirePro S9300 X2)
Memory clock speed
4000 MHz
Memory bandwidth
64 GB/s
of 11404 (GRID K1)

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on FirePro W600.
Display Connectors
6x mini-DisplayPort

Video card benchmarks performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of FirePro W600. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance

Mining hashrate

Cryptocurrency mining performance of FirePro W600. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
94 Mh/s

Game benchmarks (in FPS)

Let's see how good FirePro W600 is for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS, while overall gaming performance is a number in 0-100 range, and the older the game, the less impact it has on the overall grade.
Overall gaming performance

Relative perfomance

Overall FirePro W600 performance compared to its nearest competitors. All GPU types participate.

NVIDIA equivalent

It seems that there's no NVIDIA equivalent for FirePro W600. The nearest candidate is Quadro P3000, however, it's 388% faster and higher by 326 positions in our rating.

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