AMD FirePro W7000: specs and benchmarks

AMD FirePro W7000

Summary

AMD started FirePro W7000 sales 13 June 2012 at a recommended price of $899 . This is GCN 1.0 architecture desktop card based on 28 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at gamers. 4096 GB of GDDR5 memory clocked at 4.8 GHz are supplied, and together with 256 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 153.6 GB/s.

Compatibility-wise, this is 1-slot card attached via PCIe 3.0 x16 interface. Its manufacturer default version has a length of 242 mm. 1x 6-pin power connector is required, and power consumption is at 350 Watt.

It provides poor gaming and benchmark performance at 21.55 percent of a leader's which is AMD Radeon R9 390 X2.

General info

Of FirePro W7000's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
GCN 1.0
 
Code name
Pitcairn
 
Type
Desktop
 
Release date
13 June 2012
 
Launch price (MSRP)
$899
 
of 14999 (Quadro Plex 7000)

Technical specs

FirePro W7000's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of FirePro W7000's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
1280
 
of 8192 (FirePro S9300 X2)
Core clock speed
950 MHz
 
Transistor count
2,800 million
 
of 21100
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
 
of 12
Power consumption (TDP)
350 Watt
 
of 900 (Tesla S2050)
Texture fill rate
76.00
 
of 512 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Floating-point performance
2,432 gflops
 
of 16384 (Radeon Pro Duo)

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on FirePro W7000'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).
Bus support
PCIe 3.0
 
Interface
PCIe 3.0 x16
 
Length
242 mm
 
Width
1-slot
 
Form factor
full height / full length
 
Supplementary power connectors
1x 6-pin
 

Memory specs

Parameters of memory installed on FirePro W7000: 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
 
Maximum RAM amount
4 GB
 
of 32
Memory bus width
256 Bit
 
of 8192 (FirePro S9300 X2)
Memory clock speed
4800 MHz
 
Memory bandwidth
153.6 GB/s
 
of 1024 (FirePro S9300 X2)

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on FirePro W7000.
Display Connectors
4x DisplayPort
 
StereoOutput3D
+
 
DisplayPort count
4
 
Dual-link DVI support
+
 

Video card benchmarks performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of FirePro W7000. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
21.21
 
 

Mining hashrate

Cryptocurrency mining performance of FirePro W7000. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
285 Mh/s
 
 
Ethereum / ETH (DaggerHashimoto)
6 Mh/s
 
 

Relative perfomance

Overall FirePro W7000 performance compared to its nearest competitors. All GPU types participate.

NVIDIA equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to FirePro W7000 from NVIDIA is GeForce GTX 660 Ti, which is faster by 3% and higher by 2 positions in our rating.

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