AMD Playstation 5 GPU: specs and benchmarks

AMD Playstation 5 GPU

Summary

AMD started Playstation 5 GPU sales 12 November 2020 at a recommended price of $499. This is RDNA 2.0 architecture desktop card based on 7 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at gamers. 16 GB of GDDR6 memory clocked at 14 GB/s are supplied, and together with 256 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 448.0 GB/s.

Compatibility-wise, this is an integrated video card. Its manufacturer default version has a length of 390 mm. No additional power connector is required, and power consumption is at 180 Watt.

We have no data on Playstation 5 GPU benchmark results.

General info

Of Playstation 5 GPU's architecture, market type and release date.

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Architecture
RDNA 2.0
 
GPU code name
Oberon
 
Market segment
Desktop
 
Launch date
12 November 2020 (less than a year ago)
 
Launch price (MSRP)
$499
 
Price now
$39 (0.1x MSRP)
 

Technical specs

Playstation 5 GPU's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU base clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of Playstation 5 GPU's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.

Pipelines / CUDA cores
2304
 
of 10752 (GA102)
Core clock speed
2233 MHz
 
Boost clock speed
2233 MHz
 
Number of transistors
10,300 million
 
Manufacturing process technology
7 nm
 
Thermal design power (TDP)
180 Watt
 
of 900 (Tesla S2050)
Texture fill rate
321.6
 

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Playstation 5 GPU'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).

Interface
IGP
 
Length
390 mm
 
Supplementary power connectors
None
 

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on Playstation 5 GPU: 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
GDDR6
 
Maximum RAM amount
16 GB
 
Memory bus width
256 Bit
 
of 6144 (GRID A100A)
Memory clock speed
14 GB/s
 
of 19500 (GeForce RTX 3090)
Memory bandwidth
448.0 GB/s
 
of 1024 (Radeon VII)

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Playstation 5 GPU. 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.

Display Connectors
No outputs
 

API support

APIs supported by Playstation 5 GPU, sometimes including their particular versions.

DirectX
N/A
 
Shader Model
6.5
 
OpenGL
4.6
 
OpenCL
1.2
 
Vulkan
1.2
 

NVIDIA equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Playstation 5 GPU from NVIDIA is GeForce RTX 2080.

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