AMD FirePro W7000 vs D300

AMD FirePro W7000
AMD FirePro D300

General info

Comparison of FirePro W7000 and FirePro D300 architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
not rated
 
not rated
Architecture
GCN 1.0
 
GCN 1.0
Code name
Pitcairn
 
Pitcairn
Type
Workstation
 
Workstation
Release date
13 June 2012
 
18 January 2014
Launch price (MSRP)
$899
 
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Price now
$195
 
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Technical specs

FirePro W7000 and FirePro D300'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 and FirePro D300's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
1280
 
1280
Core clock speed
950 MHz
 
850 MHz
Transistor count
2,800 million
 
2,800 million
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
 
28 nm
Power consumption (TDP)
350 Watt
 
150 Watt
Texture fill rate
76 GTexel / s
 
68 GTexel / s
Floating-point performance
2,432 gflops
 
2,176 gflops

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on FirePro W7000 and FirePro D300 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
242 mm
 
242 mm
Form factor
Full Height / Full Length
 
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Supplementary power connectors
1x 6-pin
 
n/d

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on FirePro W7000 and FirePro D300: 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
4 GB
 
2 GB
Memory bus width
256 Bit
 
256 Bit
Memory clock speed
4800 MHz
 
5080 MHz
Memory bandwidth
153.6 GB / s
 
162.6 GB / s

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on FirePro W7000 and FirePro D300.
Display Connectors
4x DisplayPort
 
4x DisplayPort
StereoOutput3D
+
 
-
DisplayPort count
4
 
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Dual-link DVI support
+
 
-

API support

APIs supported by FirePro W7000 and FirePro D300, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12.0 (11_1)
 
12.0 (11_1)
OpenGL
4.6
 
4.6

Rendering quality tests

GFXBench render quality
4549 +0%
 
4549 +0%
GFXBench high precision render quality
4549 +0%
 
4549 +0%

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of FirePro W7000 and FirePro D300. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
285 Mh/s +17.8%
 
242 Mh/s −17.8%
Ethereum / ETH (DaggerHashimoto)
6 Mh/s
 
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Advantages of AMD FirePro W7000

StereoOutput3D
DualLinkDVI

Advantages of AMD FirePro D300

Much newer (18 January 2014 vs 13 June 2012)
Higher memory bandwidth (162.6 vs 153.6 GB/s)
Less power hungry (150 vs 350 watts)

So, FirePro W7000 or D300?

Technical City couldn't decide between AMD FirePro W7000 and AMD FirePro D300. We've got no test results to judge.
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