AMD Radeon VII vs NVIDIA GRID A100B
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
14 May 2020
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 GRID A100B 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
PCIe 4.0 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 GRID A100B. 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
APIs supported by Radeon VII and GRID A100B, sometimes including their particular versions.
12 Ultimate (12_2)
Advantages of AMD Radeon VII
Higher memory bandwidth (1024 vs 1 GB/s)
Less power hungry (295 vs 400 watts)
Advantages of NVIDIA GRID A100B
Much newer (14 May 2020 vs 7 February 2019)
Wider memory bus (6144 vs 4096 bit)
More pipelines (6912 vs 3840)
So, VII or GRID A100B?
Technical City couldn't decide between AMD Radeon VII and NVIDIA GRID A100B. We've got no test results to judge.
Be aware that Radeon VII is a desktop card while GRID A100B is a workstation one.
Should you still have questions on choice between Radeon VII and GRID A100B, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.