AMD Radeon VII vs NVIDIA Tesla V100 PCIe 32 GB

General info

Comparison of graphics card architecture, market segment, release date and other general parameters.
Place in performance rating
 
not rated
Value for money (0-100)
2.63
 
no data
Architecture
Vega
 
Volta
GPU code name
Vega 20
 
GV100
Market segment
Desktop
 
Workstation
Release date
7 February 2019
 
27 March 2018
Launch price (MSRP)
$699
 
no data
Price now
$649
 
$7229

Technical specs

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
3840
 
5120
Core clock speed
1400 MHz
 
1230 MHz
Boost Clock
1750 MHz
 
1380 MHz
Transistor count
13,230 million
 
21,100 million
Manufacturing process technology
7 nm
 
12 nm
Power consumption (TDP)
295 Watt
 
250 Watt
Texture fill rate
420.0
 
441.6
Floating-point performance
no data
 
14,131 gflops

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Radeon VII and Tesla V100 PCIe 32 GB 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
 
PCIe 3.0 x16
Length
305 mm
 
no data
Supplementary power connectors
2x 8-pin
 
2x 8-pin

Memory

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.
Memory type
HBM2
 
HBM2
Maximum RAM amount
16 GB
 
32 GB
Memory bus width
4096 Bit
 
4096 Bit
Memory clock speed
1000 MHz
 
1752 MHz
Memory bandwidth
1024 GB/s
 
897.0 GB/s

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon VII and Tesla V100 PCIe 32 GB. 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
 
No outputs
HDMI
+
 
-

API support

APIs supported by Radeon VII and Tesla V100 PCIe 32 GB, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12 (12_1)
 
12 (12_1)
Shader Model
6.4
 
6.4
OpenGL
4.6
 
4.6
OpenCL
2.0
 
1.2
Vulkan
1.2.131
 
1.2.131
CUDA
-
 
7.0

Advantages of AMD Radeon VII

Somewhat newer (7 February 2019 vs 27 March 2018)
Cheaper ($649.00 USD vs $7229.00 USD)
Higher memory bandwidth (1024 vs 897 GB/s)
Finer manufacturing process technology (7 vs 12 nm)

Advantages of NVIDIA Tesla V100 PCIe 32 GB

More pipelines (5120 vs 3840)
Less power hungry (250 vs 295 watts)

So, VII or Tesla V100 PCIe 32 GB?

Technical City couldn't decide between AMD Radeon VII and NVIDIA Tesla V100 PCIe 32 GB. We've got no test results to judge.
Be aware that Radeon VII is a desktop card while Tesla V100 PCIe 32 GB is a workstation one.
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