AMD Radeon Instinct MI100: specs and benchmarks

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AMD Radeon Instinct MI100
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  • Interface PCIe 4.0 x16
  • Core clock speed
  • Max video memory 32 GB
  • Memory type HBM2
  • Memory clock speed 2.4 Gbps
  • Maximum resolution
Year of release 2020
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AMD Radeon Instinct MI100
AMD Radeon Instinct MI100 AMD Radeon Instinct MI100

Summary

AMD started Radeon Instinct MI100 sales 16 November 2020. This is CDNA 1.0 architecture desktop card based on 7 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at gamers. 32 GB of HBM2 memory clocked at 2.4 GB/s are supplied, and together with 4096 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 1,229 GB/s.

Compatibility-wise, this is dual-slot card attached via PCIe 4.0 x16 interface. Its manufacturer default version has a length of 267 mm. Two 8-pin power connectors are required, and power consumption is at 300 Watt.

We have no data on Radeon Instinct MI100 benchmark results.

General info

Of Radeon Instinct MI100's architecture, market segment and release date.

Place in performance ratingnot rated
ArchitectureCDNA 1.0
GPU code nameArcturus
Market segmentDesktop
Release date16 November 2020 (less than a year ago)
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Technical specs

Radeon Instinct MI100's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU base clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of Radeon Instinct MI100's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.

Pipelines / CUDA cores7680of 14080 (Radeon Instinct MI250X)
Boost clock speed1502 MHzof 2903 (Radeon Pro W6600)
Number of transistors50,000 millionof 14400 (GeForce GTX 1080 SLI Mobile)
Manufacturing process technology7 nmof 5 (Apple M1 GPU)
Thermal design power (TDP)300 Wattof 900 (Tesla S2050)
Texture fill rate721.0of 779.2 (Radeon RX 6900 XTX)

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Radeon Instinct MI100'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).

InterfacePCIe 4.0 x16
Length267 mm
Supplementary power connectors2x 8-pin

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on Radeon Instinct MI100: 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 typeHBM2
Maximum RAM amount32 GBof 128 (Radeon Instinct MI250X)
Memory bus width4096 Bitof 6144 (GRID A100A)
Memory clock speed2.4 GB/sof 19500 (GeForce RTX 3090)
Memory bandwidth1,229 GB/sof 1024 (Radeon VII)

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon Instinct MI100. 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 ConnectorsNo outputs

API support

APIs supported by Radeon Instinct MI100, sometimes including their particular versions.

DirectXN/A
Shader ModelN/A
OpenGLN/Aof 4.6 (GeForce GTX 1080 Mobile)
OpenCL2.1
VulkanN/A

NVIDIA equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Radeon Instinct MI100 from NVIDIA is GeForce RTX 3070 Ti.

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