AMD Radeon PRO WX 9100 vs NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 Mobile

General info

Comparison of graphics card architecture, market segment, release date and other general parameters.
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Value for money (0-100)
1.62
 
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Architecture
GCN 5.0
 
Ampere
GPU code name
Vega 10
 
GN20-E5 GA104
Market segment
Workstation
 
Laptop
Release date
10 July 2017
 
4 January 2021
Launch price (MSRP)
$1,599
 
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Price now
$1226
 
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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
4096
 
5120
Core clock speed
1200 MHz
 
1100 MHz
Boost Clock
1500 MHz
 
1620 MHz
Transistor count
12,500 million
 
17,400 million
Manufacturing process technology
14 nm
 
8 nm
Power consumption (TDP)
230 Watt
 
115 Watt
Texture fill rate
384.0
 
287.0
Floating-point performance
12,288 gflops
 
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Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Radeon PRO WX 9100 and GeForce RTX 3070 Mobile 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). For notebook video cards it's notebook size, connection slot and bus, if the video card is inserted into a slot instead of being soldered to the notebook motherboard.
Laptop size
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large
Interface
PCIe 3.0 x16
 
PCIe 4.0 x16
Length
267 mm
 
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Supplementary power connectors
1x 6-pin + 1x 8-pin
 
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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
HBM2
 
GDDR6
Maximum RAM amount
16 GB
 
8 GB
Memory bus width
2048 Bit
 
256 Bit
Memory clock speed
1890 MHz
 
12 GB/s
Memory bandwidth
483.8 GB/s
 
320.0 GB/s
Shared memory
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Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon PRO WX 9100 and GeForce RTX 3070 Mobile. 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
6x mini-DisplayPort
 
1x HDMI, 3x DisplayPort
HDMI
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API support

APIs supported by Radeon PRO WX 9100 and GeForce RTX 3070 Mobile, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12 (12_1)
 
12 Ultimate (12_2)
Shader Model
6.4
 
6.5
OpenGL
4.6
 
4.6
OpenCL
2.0
 
2.0
Vulkan
1.1.125
 
1.2
CUDA
-
 
8.5

Gaming performance

Let's see how good Radeon PRO WX 9100 and GeForce RTX 3070 Mobile are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.

Advantages of AMD Radeon PRO WX 9100

Wider memory bus (2048 vs 256 bit)
Higher memory bandwidth (483.8 vs 320 GB/s)

Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 Mobile

22.3% faster in synthetic tests
Much newer (4 January 2021 vs 10 July 2017)
More pipelines (5120 vs 4096)
Finer manufacturing process technology (8 vs 14 nm)
Less power hungry (115 vs 230 watts)

So, PRO WX 9100 or RTX 3070 Mobile?

Judging by the results of synthetic and gaming tests, Technical City recommends NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 Mobile.
Be aware that Radeon PRO WX 9100 is a workstation card while GeForce RTX 3070 Mobile is a notebook one.
Should you still have questions on choice between Radeon PRO WX 9100 and GeForce RTX 3070 Mobile, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.

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