AMD FirePro W9100 vs Radeon Pro 580
Comparison of FirePro W9100 and Radeon Pro 580 architecture, market type and release date.
FirePro W9100 and Radeon Pro 580's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of FirePro W9100 and Radeon Pro 580'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
Compatibility, dimensions and requirements
Information on FirePro W9100 and Radeon Pro 580 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
PCIe 3.0 x16
full height / full length
Supplementary power connectors
1x 6-pin + 1x 8-pin
Parameters of memory installed on FirePro W9100 and Radeon Pro 580: 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
Video outputs and ports
Types and number of video connectors present on FirePro W9100 and Radeon Pro 580. As a rule, this section is relevant only for desktop reference video cards, since for notebook ones the availability of certain video outputs depends on the laptop model.
6x mini-DisplayPort, 1x S-Video
Dual-link DVI support
HD сomponent video output
APIs supported by FirePro W9100 and Radeon Pro 580, sometimes including their particular versions.
Non-gaming benchmarks performance of FirePro W9100 and Radeon Pro 580. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
FirePro W9100 35.72
Pro 580 35.74 +0.1%
FirePro W9100 7750
Pro 580 7753 +0%
Cryptocurrency mining performance of FirePro W9100 and Radeon Pro 580. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
Let's see how good FirePro W9100 and Radeon Pro 580 are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.
Advantages of AMD FirePro W9100
Wider memory bus (512 vs 256 bit)
More pipelines (2816 vs 2304)
Higher memory bandwidth (320 vs 217 GB/s)
Advantages of AMD Radeon Pro 580
0.1% faster in synthetic tests
Much newer (5 June 2017 vs 26 March 2014)
Finer manufacturing process technology (14 vs 28 nm)
Less power hungry (150 vs 750 watts)
So, FirePro W9100 or Pro 580?
Technical City couldn't decide between AMD FirePro W9100 and AMD Radeon Pro 580. The differences in performance seem too small.
Should you still have questions on choice between FirePro W9100 and Radeon Pro 580, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.