AMD Radeon Pro Duo: specs and benchmarks

AMD Radeon Pro Duo

Summary

AMD started Radeon Pro Duo sales 26 April 2016 at a recommended price of $1,499. This is high-end GCN 3.0 architecture desktop card based on 28 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at designers. 8 GB of High Bandwidth Memory (HBM) memory clocked at 500 GHz are supplied, and together with 2x 4096 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 512 GB / s.

Compatibility-wise, this is 2-slot card attached via PCIe 3.0 x16 interface. Its manufacturer default version has a length of 277 mm. 3 8-pin power connectors are required, and power consumption is at 350 Watt.

It provides good gaming and benchmark performance at 59.45 percent of a leader's which is NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Ti.

General info

Of Radeon Pro Duo's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
21.74
 
Architecture
GCN 3.0
 
Code name
Capsaicin
 
Type
Workstation
 
Design
reference
 
Release date
26 April 2016
 
Launch price (MSRP)
$1,499
 
of 14999 (Quadro Plex 7000)
Price now
$849
 
of 4403.52 (Quadro P6000)

Technical specs

Radeon Pro Duo'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 Duo's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
2x 4096
 
Compute units
128
 
Boost Clock
1000 MHz
 
of 1815 (Quadro RTX 5000)
Transistor count
8,900 million
 
of 21100
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
 
Power consumption (TDP)
350 Watt
 
of 900 (Tesla S2050)
Texture fill rate
2x 256.0 GTexel / s billion / sec
 
Floating-point performance
2x 8,192 gflops
 

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Radeon Pro Duo'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).
Bus support
PCIe 3.0
 
Interface
PCIe 3.0 x16
 
Length
277 mm
 
Supplementary power connectors
3x 8-pin
 

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on Radeon Pro Duo: 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
High Bandwidth Memory (HBM)
 
Maximum RAM amount
8 GB
 
Memory bus width
2x 4096 Bit
 
Memory clock speed
500 MHz
 
of 14000
Memory bandwidth
512 GB / s
 
of 1024 (FirePro S9300 X2)

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon Pro Duo.
Display Connectors
1x HDMI, 3x DisplayPort
 
Eyefinity
+
 
Number of Eyefinity displays
6
 
HDMI
+
 
DisplayPort support
+
 

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by Radeon Pro Duo. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
AppAcceleration
+
 
CrossFire
+
 
Enduro
+
 
FRTC
+
 
FreeSync
+
 
HD3D
+
 
LiquidVR
+
 
PowerTune
+
 
TressFX
+
 
TrueAudio
+
 
ZeroCore
+
 
UVD
+
 
VCE
+
 

API support

APIs supported by Radeon Pro Duo, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
DirectX® 12
 
OpenGL
4.5
 
of 4.6
OpenCL
2.0
 
Vulkan
+
 
Mantle
+
 

Video card benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon Pro Duo. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
59.45
Passmark
9446
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics Score
27110

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of Radeon Pro Duo. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
809 Mh/s
 
 

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Radeon Pro Duo is for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS. Comparisons with system requirements are included, but remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Fortnite

2018

Official system requirements

Radeon Pro Duo performance compared to Fortnite official system requirements.

Radeon Pro Duo
minimum HD Graphics 4000
recommended GeForce GTX 660

Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG)

2017

Official system requirements

Radeon Pro Duo performance compared to Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) official system requirements.

Radeon Pro Duo
minimum GeForce GTX 960
recommended GeForce GTX 1060

Overwatch

2016

Official system requirements

Radeon Pro Duo performance compared to Overwatch official system requirements.

Radeon Pro Duo
minimum HD Graphics 4400
recommended GeForce GTX 660

GTA V

2015

Official system requirements

Radeon Pro Duo performance compared to GTA V official system requirements.

Radeon Pro Duo
minimum GeForce 9800 GT
recommended GeForce GTX 660

Rainbow Six Siege

2015

Official system requirements

Radeon Pro Duo performance compared to Rainbow Six Siege official system requirements.

Radeon Pro Duo
minimum GeForce GTX 460
recommended Radeon HD 7970

Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft

2014

Official system requirements

Radeon Pro Duo performance compared to Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft official system requirements.

Radeon Pro Duo
minimum GeForce 6800
recommended GeForce 8800 GT

Dota 2

2013

Official system requirements

Radeon Pro Duo performance compared to Dota 2 official system requirements.

Radeon Pro Duo
minimum GeForce 8600 GT

Counter-Strike: GO

2012

Official system requirements

Radeon Pro Duo performance compared to Counter-Strike: GO official system requirements.

Radeon Pro Duo
recommended GeForce 6600

League of Legends

2009

Official system requirements

Radeon Pro Duo performance compared to League of Legends official system requirements.

Radeon Pro Duo
minimum GeForce 6150
recommended GeForce 8800 GT

Minecraft

2009

Official system requirements

Radeon Pro Duo performance compared to Minecraft official system requirements.

Radeon Pro Duo
minimum Radeon HD 2400
recommended Radeon HD 5970

Relative perfomance

Overall Radeon Pro Duo performance compared to its nearest competitors. All GPU types participate.

NVIDIA equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Radeon Pro Duo from NVIDIA is Quadro P5000, which is slower by 2% and lower by 4 positions in our rating.

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