AMD FirePro W7000 vs S7000

AMD FirePro W7000
AMD FirePro S7000

General info

Comparison of FirePro W7000 and FirePro S7000 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
 
27 August 2012
Launch price (MSRP)
$899
 
$1,249
Price now
$195
 
$240

Technical specs

FirePro W7000 and FirePro S7000'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 S7000's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
1280
 
1280
Core clock speed
950 MHz
 
950 MHz
Transistor count
2,800 million
 
2,800 million
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
 
28 nm
Power consumption (TDP)
350 Watt
 
350 Watt
Texture fill rate
76 GTexel / s
 
76 GTexel / s
Floating-point performance
2,432 gflops
 
2,432 gflops

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on FirePro W7000 and FirePro S7000 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
 
PCIe 3.0
Interface
PCIe 3.0 x16
 
PCIe 3.0 x16
Length
242 mm
 
292 mm
Form factor
Full Height / Full Length
 
Full Height / Full Length
Supplementary power connectors
1x 6-pin
 
1x 6-pin

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on FirePro W7000 and FirePro S7000: 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
 
4 GB
Memory bus width
256 Bit
 
256 Bit
Memory clock speed
4800 MHz
 
4800 MHz
Memory bandwidth
153.6 GB / s
 
153.6 GB / s

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on FirePro W7000 and FirePro S7000.
Display Connectors
4x DisplayPort
 
1x DisplayPort
StereoOutput3D
+
 
-
DisplayPort count
4
 
1
Dual-link DVI support
+
 
+

API support

APIs supported by FirePro W7000 and FirePro S7000, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12.0 (11_1)
 
12.0 (11_1)
OpenGL
4.6
 
4.6

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of FirePro W7000 and FirePro S7000. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
285 Mh/s +4.8%
 
272 Mh/s −4.8%
Ethereum / ETH (DaggerHashimoto)
6 Mh/s
 
n/d

Advantages of AMD FirePro W7000

Cheaper ($899 vs $1249)
StereoOutput3D

Advantages of AMD FirePro S7000

Somewhat newer (27 August 2012 vs 13 June 2012)

So, FirePro W7000 or S7000?

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