NVIDIA Quadro P6000 vs AMD Radeon Pro VII

General info

Comparison of graphics card architecture, market segment, release date and other general parameters.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
0.50
 
0.70
Architecture
Pascal
 
GCN 5.1
GPU code name
GP102
 
Vega 20
Market segment
Workstation
 
Workstation
Release date
1 October 2016
 
13 May 2020
Launch price (MSRP)
$5,999
 
$1,899
Price now
$3468
 
$2553

Technical specs

General performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider their benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines / CUDA cores
3840
 
3840
Core clock speed
1506 MHz
 
no data
Boost Clock
1645 MHz
 
1700 MHz
Transistor count
11,800 million
 
13,230 million
Manufacturing process technology
16 nm
 
7 nm
Power consumption (TDP)
250 Watt
 
250 Watt
Texture fill rate
394.8
 
408.0
Floating-point performance
12,634 gflops
 
no data

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Quadro P6000 and Radeon Pro VII 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 4.0 x16
Length
267 mm
 
305 mm
Width
2" (5.1 cm)
 
no data
Supplementary power connectors
1 x 8-pin
 
1x 6-pin + 1x 8-pin
SLI options
+
 
-

Memory

Parameters of memory installed: 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
 
HBM2
Maximum RAM amount
24 GB
 
16 GB
Memory bus width
384 Bit
 
4096 Bit
Memory clock speed
9016 MHz
 
2000 MHz
Memory bandwidth
no data
 
1024 GB/s

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Quadro P6000 and Radeon Pro VII. 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
 
6x mini-DisplayPort
Display Connectors
DVI-D DP DP DP DP 3-pin Stereo
 
no data
Number of simultaneous displays
4
 
no data
Multi-display synchronization
Quadro Sync II
 
no data

Technologies

Supported technological solutions. This information will prove useful if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
ECC (Error Correcting Code)
+
 
no data
3D Vision Pro
+
 
no data
Mosaic
+
 
no data
High-Performance Video I/O6
+
 
no data
nView Desktop Management
+
 
no data

API support

APIs supported by Quadro P6000 and Radeon Pro VII, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12
 
12 (12_1)
Shader Model
5.1
 
6.4
OpenGL
4.5
 
4.6
OpenCL
1.2
 
2.0
Vulkan
+
 
1.2.131
CUDA
6.1
 
-

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance comparison. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

Quadro P6000 65.63
Pro VII 67.78 +3.3%

Passmark

Quadro P6000 16680
Pro VII 17227 +3.3%

Gaming performance

Let's see how good Quadro P6000 and Radeon Pro VII are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.

Advantages of NVIDIA Quadro P6000

Vulkan (a contemporary API for graphics acceleration, based on now-discontinued Mantle)

Advantages of AMD Radeon Pro VII

3.3% faster in synthetic tests
Much newer (13 May 2020 vs 1 October 2016)
Cheaper ($2553.00 USD vs $3468.00 USD)
Wider memory bus (4096 vs 384 bit)
Finer manufacturing process technology (7 vs 16 nm)

So, Quadro P6000 or Pro VII?

Technical City couldn't decide between NVIDIA Quadro P6000 and AMD Radeon Pro VII. The differences in performance seem too small.
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