AMD Radeon PRO WX 9100 vs NVIDIA Quadro M6000

AMD Radeon PRO WX 9100
NVIDIA Quadro M6000

General info

Comparison of Radeon PRO WX 9100 and Quadro M6000 architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
n/d
 
5.61
Architecture
GCN 5.0
 
Maxwell 2.0
Code name
Vega 10
 
GM200
Type
Workstation
 
Workstation
Release date
10 July 2017
 
21 March 2015
Launch price (MSRP)
$1,599
 
$4,199.99
Price now
$1374
 
$2899

Technical specs

Radeon PRO WX 9100 and Quadro M6000'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 M6000's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
4096
 
3072
Core clock speed
1200 MHz
 
988 MHz
Boost Clock
1500 MHz
 
1114 MHz
Transistor count
12,500 million
 
8,000 million
Manufacturing process technology
14 nm
 
28 nm
Power consumption (TDP)
230 Watt
 
250 Watt
Texture fill rate
384.0 GTexel / s
 
213.9 GTexel / s
Floating-point performance
12,288 gflops
 
6,844 gflops

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Radeon PRO WX 9100 and Quadro M6000 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 M6000: 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
 
GDDR5
Maximum RAM amount
16 GB
 
12 GB
Memory bus width
2048 Bit
 
384 Bit
Memory clock speed
1890 MHz
 
6612 MHz
Memory bandwidth
483.8 GB / s
 
317.4 GB / s

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon PRO WX 9100 and Quadro M6000.
Display Connectors
6x mini-DisplayPort
 
1x DVI, 4x DisplayPort

API support

APIs supported by Radeon PRO WX 9100 and Quadro M6000, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12.0 (12_1)
 
12.0 (12_1)
OpenGL
4.6
 
4.6
Vulkan
-
 
+

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon PRO WX 9100 and Quadro M6000. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

PRO WX 9100 55.48 +13.8%
M6000 48.77

Passmark

PRO WX 9100 10681 +13.8%
M6000 9385

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of Radeon PRO WX 9100 and Quadro M6000. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
n/d
 
768 Mh/s

Gaming performance

Let's see how good Radeon PRO WX 9100 and Quadro M6000 are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.

Advantages of AMD Radeon PRO WX 9100

13.8% faster in synthetic tests
Much newer (10 July 2017 vs 21 March 2015)
Cheaper ($1599 vs $4199.99)
Wider memory bus (2048 vs 384 bit)
More pipelines (4096 vs 3072)
Higher memory bandwidth (483.8 vs 317.4 GB/s)
Finer manufacturing process technology (14 vs 28 nm)
Less power hungry (230 vs 250 watts)

Advantages of NVIDIA Quadro M6000

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

So, PRO WX 9100 or Quadro M6000?

Judging by the results of synthetic and gaming tests, Technical City recommends AMD Radeon PRO WX 9100.
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