NVIDIA Quadro P6000 vs AMD Radeon Pro 580X
Comparison of Quadro P6000 and Radeon Pro 580X architecture, market type and release date.
Quadro P6000 and Radeon Pro 580X'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 Radeon Pro 580X'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 Quadro P6000 and Radeon Pro 580X 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
2" (5.1 cm)
Supplementary power connectors
1 x 8-pin
Parameters of memory installed on Quadro P6000 and Radeon Pro 580X: 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 Quadro P6000 and Radeon Pro 580X. 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.
1x DVI, 4x DisplayPort
DVI-D DP DP DP DP 3-pin Stereo
Number of simultaneous displays
Quadro Sync II
Technological solutions and APIs supported by Quadro P6000 and Radeon Pro 580X. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
ECC (Error Correcting Code)
3D Vision Pro
High-Performance Video I/O6
nView Desktop Management
APIs supported by Quadro P6000 and Radeon Pro 580X, sometimes including their particular versions.
Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Quadro P6000 and Radeon Pro 580X. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
Quadro P6000 66.69 +127.5%
Pro 580X 29.31
Quadro P6000 17156 +127.5%
Pro 580X 7540
Let's see how good Quadro P6000 and Radeon Pro 580X are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.
Advantages of NVIDIA Quadro P6000
127.5% faster (about 2.5 times) in synthetic tests
Cheaper ($3785.00 USD vs $5324.00 USD)
Wider memory bus (384 vs 256 bit)
More pipelines (3840 vs 2304)
Vulkan (a contemporary API for graphics acceleration, based on now-discontinued Mantle)
Advantages of AMD Radeon Pro 580X
Much newer (18 March 2019 vs 1 October 2016)
Finer manufacturing process technology (14 vs 16 nm)
Less power hungry (150 vs 250 watts)
So, Quadro P6000 or Pro 580X?
Judging by the results of synthetic and gaming tests, Technical City recommends NVIDIA Quadro P6000.
Should you still have questions on choice between Quadro P6000 and Radeon Pro 580X, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.