AMD Radeon Pro W6900X: specs and benchmarks

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AMD Radeon Pro W6900X
Radeon Pro W6900X
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  • Interface PCIe 4.0 x16
  • Core clock speed
  • Max video memory 32 GB
  • Memory type GDDR6
  • Memory clock speed 16 Gbps
  • Maximum resolution
Year of release 2021
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Summary

AMD started Radeon Pro W6900X sales 3 August 2021 at a recommended price of $4,999. This is RDNA 2.0 architecture desktop card based on 7 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at designers. 32 GB of GDDR6 memory clocked at 16 GB/s are supplied, and together with 256 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 512.0 GB/s.

Compatibility-wise, this is quad-slot card attached via PCIe 4.0 x16 interface. Its manufacturer default version has a length of 267 mm. No additional power connector is required, and power consumption is at 300 Watt.

We have no data on Radeon Pro W6900X benchmark results.

General info

Of Radeon Pro W6900X's architecture, market segment and release date.

Place in performance ratingnot rated
ArchitectureRDNA 2.0 (2020−2022)
GPU code nameNavi 21
Market segmentWorkstation
Release date3 August 2021 (less than a year ago)
Launch price (MSRP)$4,999
Price now$6000 (1.2x MSRP)of 49999 (A100 SXM4)

Technical specs

Radeon Pro W6900X'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 W6900X's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.

Pipelines / CUDA cores5120of 18432 (AD102)
Boost clock speed2150 MHzof 2903 (Radeon Pro W6600)
Number of transistors26,800 millionof 14400 (GeForce GTX 1080 SLI Mobile)
Manufacturing process technology7 nmof 4 (H100 PCIe)
Thermal design power (TDP)300 Wattof 900 (Tesla S2050)
Texture fill rate688.0of 939.8 (H100 SXM5)

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Radeon Pro W6900X'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).

InterfacePCIe 4.0 x16
Length267 mm
WidthQuad-slot
Supplementary power connectorsNone

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on Radeon Pro W6900X: 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 typeGDDR6
Maximum RAM amount32 GBof 128 (Radeon Instinct MI250X)
Memory bus width256 Bitof 8192 (Radeon Instinct MI250X)
Memory clock speed16 GB/sof 19500 (GeForce RTX 3090)
Memory bandwidth512.0 GB/sof 14400 (Radeon R7 M260)

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon Pro W6900X. 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 Connectors1x HDMI, 4x Thunderbolt
HDMI+

API support

APIs supported by Radeon Pro W6900X, sometimes including their particular versions.

DirectX12 Ultimate (12_2)
Shader Model6.5
OpenGL4.6
OpenCL2.1
Vulkan1.2

NVIDIA equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Radeon Pro W6900X from NVIDIA is Quadro GV100.

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