AMD FirePro W7000 vs V7900
Comparison of FirePro W7000 and FirePro V7900 architecture, market type and release date.
FirePro W7000 and FirePro V7900'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 V7900's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Core clock speed
Manufacturing process technology
Power consumption (TDP)
Texture fill rate
76 GTexel / s
58 GTexel / s
Compatibility, dimensions and requirements
Information on FirePro W7000 and FirePro V7900 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 2.1 x16
PCIe 3.0 x16
PCIe 2.0 x16
Full Height / Full Length
Full Height / Full Length
Supplementary power connectors
Parameters of memory installed on FirePro W7000 and FirePro V7900: 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.
Maximum RAM amount
Memory bus width
Memory clock speed
153.6 GB / s
160 GB / s
Video outputs and ports
Types and number of video connectors present on FirePro W7000 and FirePro V7900.
Dual-link DVI support
APIs supported by FirePro W7000 and FirePro V7900, sometimes including their particular versions.
Non-gaming benchmarks performance of FirePro W7000 and FirePro V7900. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
FirePro W7000 22.10 +90.2%
FirePro V7900 11.62
FirePro W7000 4352 +58.3%
FirePro V7900 2749
Rendering quality tests
GFXBench render quality
GFXBench high precision render quality
Cryptocurrency mining performance of FirePro W7000 and FirePro V7900. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
285 Mh/s +66.7%
171 Mh/s −66.7%
Ethereum / ETH (DaggerHashimoto)
Let's see how good FirePro W7000 and FirePro V7900 are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.
Advantages of AMD FirePro W7000
90.2% faster (about 2 times) in synthetic tests
Much newer (13 June 2012 vs 24 May 2011)
Finer manufacturing process technology (28 vs 40 nm)
Advantages of AMD FirePro V7900
Higher memory bandwidth (160 vs 153.6 GB/s)
Less power hungry (151 vs 350 watts)
So, FirePro W7000 or V7900?
Judging by the results of synthetic and gaming tests, Technical City recommends AMD FirePro W7000.
Should you still have questions on choice between FirePro W7000 and FirePro V7900, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.