AMD Radeon PRO WX 9100 vs NVIDIA Quadro GP100

AMD Radeon PRO WX 9100
NVIDIA Quadro GP100

General info

Comparison of Radeon PRO WX 9100 and Quadro GP100 architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
4.04
 
1.36
Architecture
GCN 5.0
 
Pascal
Code name
Vega 10
 
GP100
Type
Workstation
 
Workstation
Release date
10 July 2017
 
1 October 2016
Launch price (MSRP)
$1,599
 
n/d
Price now
$1534
 
$6550

Technical specs

Radeon PRO WX 9100 and Quadro GP100's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of Radeon PRO WX 9100 and Quadro GP100's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
4096
 
3584
Core clock speed
1200 MHz
 
1304 MHz
Boost Clock
1500 MHz
 
1442 MHz
Transistor count
12,500 million
 
15,300 million
Manufacturing process technology
14 nm
 
16 nm
Power consumption (TDP)
230 Watt
 
235 Watt
Texture fill rate
384.0 GTexel / s
 
322.8 GTexel / s
Floating-point performance
12,288 gflops
 
10,329 gflops

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Radeon PRO WX 9100 and Quadro GP100 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 3.0 x16
Length
267 mm
 
267 mm
Supplementary power connectors
1x 6-pin + 1x 8-pin
 
1x 8-pin

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on Radeon PRO WX 9100 and Quadro GP100: 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
 
HBM2
Maximum RAM amount
16 GB
 
16 GB
Memory bus width
2048 Bit
 
4096 Bit
Memory clock speed
1890 MHz
 
1430 MHz
Memory bandwidth
483.8 GB / s
 
921.6 GB / s

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon PRO WX 9100 and Quadro GP100.
Display Connectors
6x mini-DisplayPort
 
1x DVI, 4x DisplayPort

API support

APIs supported by Radeon PRO WX 9100 and Quadro GP100, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12.0 (12_1)
 
12.0 (12_1)
OpenGL
4.6
 
4.6

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon PRO WX 9100 and Quadro GP100. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

PRO WX 9100 45.23
Quadro GP100 64.81 +43.3%

Passmark

PRO WX 9100 10734
Quadro GP100 12742 +18.7%

Gaming performance

Let's see how good Radeon PRO WX 9100 and Quadro GP100 are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.

Advantages of AMD Radeon PRO WX 9100

Somewhat newer (10 July 2017 vs 1 October 2016)
More pipelines (4096 vs 3584)
Finer manufacturing process technology (14 vs 16 nm)
Less power hungry (230 vs 235 watts)

Advantages of NVIDIA Quadro GP100

43.3% faster in synthetic tests
Wider memory bus (4096 vs 2048 bit)
Higher memory bandwidth (921.6 vs 483.8 GB/s)

So, PRO WX 9100 or Quadro GP100?

Judging by the results of synthetic and gaming tests, Technical City recommends NVIDIA Quadro GP100.
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