NVIDIA Quadro P6000 vs RTX 5000

General info

Comparison of Quadro P6000 and Quadro RTX 5000 architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
0.44
 
0.47
Architecture
Pascal
 
Turing
Code name
GP102
 
TU104
Type
Workstation
 
Workstation
Release date
1 October 2016
 
13 August 2018
Launch price (MSRP)
$5,999
 
$2,299
Price now
$4755
 
$4563

Technical specs

Quadro P6000 and Quadro RTX 5000's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of Quadro P6000 and Quadro RTX 5000's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
3840
 
3072
Core clock speed
1506 MHz
 
1620 MHz
Boost Clock
1645 MHz
 
1815 MHz
Transistor count
11,800 million
 
13,600 million
Manufacturing process technology
16 nm
 
12 nm
Power consumption (TDP)
250 Watt
 
230 Watt
Texture fill rate
394.8
 
348.5
Floating-point performance
12,634 gflops
 
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Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Quadro P6000 and Quadro RTX 5000 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
PCIe 3.0 x16
 
PCIe 3.0 x16
Length
267 mm
 
267 mm
Width
2" (5.1 cm)
 
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Supplementary power connectors
1 x 8-pin
 
1x 6-pin + 1x 8-pin
SLI options
+
 
-

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on Quadro P6000 and Quadro RTX 5000: 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
384 Bit
 
GDDR6
Maximum RAM amount
24 GB
 
16 GB
Memory bus width
384 Bit
 
256 Bit
Memory clock speed
9016 MHz
 
14000 MHz
Memory bandwidth
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448.0 GB/s

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Quadro P6000 and Quadro RTX 5000. 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
1x DVI, 4x DisplayPort
 
4x DisplayPort, 1x USB Type-C
Display Connectors
DVI-D DP DP DP DP 3-pin Stereo
 
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Number of simultaneous displays
4
 
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Multi-display synchronization
Quadro Sync II
 
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Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by Quadro P6000 and Quadro RTX 5000. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
ECC (Error Correcting Code)
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3D Vision Pro
+
 
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Mosaic
+
 
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High-Performance Video I/O6
+
 
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nView Desktop Management
+
 
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API support

APIs supported by Quadro P6000 and Quadro RTX 5000, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12
 
12 Ultimate (12_1)
Shader Model
5.1
 
6.5
OpenGL
4.5
 
4.6
OpenCL
1.2
 
1.2
Vulkan
+
 
1.2.131
CUDA
6.1
 
7.5

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Quadro P6000 and Quadro RTX 5000. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

Quadro P6000 65.64
RTX 5000 66.27 +1%

Passmark

Quadro P6000 16680
RTX 5000 16841 +1%

Gaming performance

Let's see how good Quadro P6000 and Quadro RTX 5000 are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.

Advantages of NVIDIA Quadro P6000

Wider memory bus (384 vs 256 bit)
More pipelines (3840 vs 3072)
Vulkan (a contemporary API for graphics acceleration, based on now-discontinued Mantle)

Advantages of NVIDIA Quadro RTX 5000

1% faster in synthetic tests
Much newer (13 August 2018 vs 1 October 2016)
Cheaper ($4563.00 USD vs $4755.00 USD)
Finer manufacturing process technology (12 vs 16 nm)
Less power hungry (230 vs 250 watts)

So, Quadro P6000 or RTX 5000?

Technical City couldn't decide between NVIDIA Quadro P6000 and NVIDIA Quadro RTX 5000. The differences in performance seem too small.
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