AMD Radeon Pro Duo Polaris: specs and benchmarks

AMD Radeon Pro Duo Polaris

Summary

AMD started Radeon Pro Duo Polaris sales 24 April 2017 at a recommended price of $999. This is GCN 4.0 architecture desktop card based on 14 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at designers. 16 GB of GDDR5 memory clocked at 7 GHz are supplied, and together with 256 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 224.0 GB/s.

Compatibility-wise, this is dual-slot card attached via PCIe 3.0 x16 interface. Its manufacturer default version has a length of 305 mm. One 6-pin and one 8-pin connectors are required, and power consumption is at 250 Watt.

We have no data on Radeon Pro Duo Polaris benchmark results.

General info

Of Radeon Pro Duo Polaris's architecture, market type and release date.

Place in our rating
not rated
 
Architecture
GCN 4.0
 
GPU code name
Ellesmere
 
Market segment
Workstation
 
Launch date
24 April 2017 (4 years ago)
 
Launch price (MSRP)
$999
 
Price now
$173 (0.2x MSRP)
 

Technical specs

Radeon Pro Duo Polaris's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU base clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of Radeon Pro Duo Polaris's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.

Pipelines / CUDA cores
2304
 
of 10752 (GA102)
Core clock speed
1243 MHz
 
Number of transistors
5,700 million
 
Manufacturing process technology
14 nm
 
Thermal design power (TDP)
250 Watt
 
of 900 (Tesla S2050)
Texture fill rate
179.0
 
Floating-point performance
2x 5,728 gflops
 
of 2918.4 (GRID K340)

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Radeon Pro Duo Polaris'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).

Interface
PCIe 3.0 x16
 
Length
305 mm
 
Supplementary power connectors
1x 6-pin + 1x 8-pin
 

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on Radeon Pro Duo Polaris: 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
GDDR5
 
Maximum RAM amount
16 GB
 
Memory bus width
256 Bit
 
of 6144 (GRID A100A)
Memory clock speed
7000 MHz
 
of 19500 (GeForce RTX 3090)
Memory bandwidth
224.0 GB/s
 
of 1024 (Radeon VII)

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon Pro Duo Polaris. 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
1x HDMI, 3x DisplayPort
 
HDMI
+
 

API support

APIs supported by Radeon Pro Duo Polaris, sometimes including their particular versions.

DirectX
12 (12_0)
 
Shader Model
6.4
 
OpenGL
4.6
 
OpenCL
2.0
 
Vulkan
1.2.131
 

NVIDIA equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Radeon Pro Duo Polaris from NVIDIA is Quadro P4000.

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