AMD Radeon Instinct MI50: specs and benchmarks

AMD Radeon Instinct MI50


AMD started Radeon Instinct MI50 sales 18 November 2018. This is GCN 5.1 architecture desktop card based on 7 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at gamers. 16 GB of HBM2 memory clocked at 2 GHz are supplied, and together with 4096 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 1,024 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. One 6-pin and one 8-pin connectors are required, and power consumption is at 300 Watt.

We have no data on Radeon Instinct MI50 benchmark results.

General info

Of Radeon Instinct MI50's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
not rated
GCN 5.1
Code name
Vega 20
Release date
18 November 2018

Technical specs

Radeon Instinct MI50's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of Radeon Instinct MI50's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Core clock speed
1200 MHz
Boost Clock
1746 MHz
Transistor count
13,230 million
Manufacturing process technology
7 nm
Power consumption (TDP)
300 Watt
of 900 (Tesla S2050)
Texture fill rate
419.0 GTexel / s

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Radeon Instinct MI50'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).
PCIe 4.0 x16
267 mm
Supplementary power connectors
1x 6-pin + 1x 8-pin


Parameters of memory installed on Radeon Instinct MI50: 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
Maximum RAM amount
16 GB
of 6084 (Quadro P3200)
Memory bus width
4096 Bit
Memory clock speed
2000 MHz
Memory bandwidth
1,024 GB / s
of 960 (ATI Rage Fury)

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon Instinct MI50.
Display Connectors
No outputs

API support

APIs supported by Radeon Instinct MI50, sometimes including their particular versions.
12.0 (12_1)

NVIDIA equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Radeon Instinct MI50 from NVIDIA is GeForce RTX 2080 Ti.

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