AMD Radeon VII vs ATI FireGL X1-128
Comparison of graphics card architecture, market segment, release date and other general parameters.
Place in performance rating
Value for money (0-100)
GPU code name
7 February 2019
1 July 2002
Launch price (MSRP)
General performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider their benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines / CUDA cores
Core clock speed
Manufacturing process technology
Power consumption (TDP)
Texture fill rate
Compatibility, dimensions and requirements
Information on Radeon VII and FireGL X1-128 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).
PCIe 3.0 x16
Supplementary power connectors
Parameters of memory installed: 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.
Maximum RAM amount
Memory bus width
Memory clock speed
Video outputs and ports
Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon VII and FireGL X1-128. 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.
1x HDMI, 3x DisplayPort
2x DVI, 1x S-Video
APIs supported by Radeon VII and FireGL X1-128, sometimes including their particular versions.
Advantages of AMD Radeon VII
Much newer (7 February 2019 vs 1 July 2002)
Wider memory bus (4096 vs 256 bit)
Higher memory bandwidth (1024 vs 19.84 GB/s)
Finer manufacturing process technology (7 vs 150 nm)
Advantages of ATI FireGL X1-128
We are unaware of any advantages of ATI FireGL X1-128 over AMD Radeon VII.
So, VII or FireGL X1-128?
Technical City couldn't decide between AMD Radeon VII and ATI FireGL X1-128. We've got no test results to judge.
Be aware that Radeon VII is a desktop card while FireGL X1-128 is a workstation one.
Should you still have questions on choice between Radeon VII and FireGL X1-128, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.