AMD Radeon Pro Duo videocard review

Radeon Pro Duo videocard released by AMD; release date: 26 April 2016. At the time of release, the videocard cost $1,499. The videocard is designed for workstation-computers and based on GCN 3.0 microarchitecture codenamed Capsaicin.

Boost clock speed - 1000 MHz. Texture fill rate - 2x 256.0 GTexel / s billion / sec. Pipelines - 2x 4096. Floating-point performance - 2x 8,192 gflops. Manufacturing process technology - 28 nm. Transistors count - 8,900 million. Power consumption (TDP) - 350 Watt.

Memory type: High Bandwidth Memory (HBM). Maximum RAM amount - 8 GB. Memory bus width - 2x 4096 Bit. Memory clock speed - 500 MHz. Memory bandwidth - 512 GB / s.

Benchmarks

PassMark
G3D Mark
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
21658
9436
PassMark
G2D Mark
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
1086
824
Geekbench
OpenCL
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
250916
46848
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop
Face Detection
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
503.150 mPixels/s
141.995 mPixels/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop
Ocean Surface Simulation
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
5428.233 Frames/s
3621.344 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop
T-Rex
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
41.556 Frames/s
13.152 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop
Video Composition
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
251.688 Frames/s
112.973 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop
Bitcoin Mining
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
1802.896 mHash/s
800.542 mHash/s
GFXBench 4.0
Car Chase Offscreen
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
27846 Frames
10141 Frames
GFXBench 4.0
Manhattan
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
24510 Frames
3713 Frames
GFXBench 4.0
T-Rex
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
53660 Frames
38251 Frames
GFXBench 4.0
Car Chase Offscreen
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
27846.000 Fps
10141.000 Fps
GFXBench 4.0
Manhattan
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
24510.000 Fps
3713.000 Fps
GFXBench 4.0
T-Rex
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
53660.000 Fps
38251.000 Fps
3DMark Fire Strike
Graphics Score
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
17055
0
Name Value
PassMark - G3D Mark 9436
PassMark - G2D Mark 824
Geekbench - OpenCL 46848
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection 141.995 mPixels/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation 3621.344 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex 13.152 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition 112.973 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining 800.542 mHash/s
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen 10141 Frames
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan 3713 Frames
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex 38251 Frames
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen 10141.000 Fps
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan 3713.000 Fps
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex 38251.000 Fps
3DMark Fire Strike - Graphics Score 0

Specifications (specs)

Essentials

Architecture GCN 3.0
Code name Capsaicin
Design reference
Launch date 26 April 2016
Launch price (MSRP) $1,499
Place in performance rating 42
Price now $849
Type Workstation
Value for money (0-100) 17.05

Technical info

Boost clock speed 1000 MHz
Compute units 128
Floating-point performance 2x 8,192 gflops
Manufacturing process technology 28 nm
Pipelines 2x 4096
Texture fill rate 2x 256.0 GTexel / s billion / sec
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 350 Watt
Transistor count 8,900 million

Video outputs and ports

Display Connectors 1x HDMI, 3x DisplayPort
DisplayPort support
Eyefinity
HDMI
Number of Eyefinity displays 6

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Bus support PCIe 3.0
Interface PCIe 3.0 x16
Length 277 mm
Supplementary power connectors 3x 8-pin

API support

DirectX DirectX® 12
Mantle
OpenCL 2.0
OpenGL 4.5
Vulkan

Memory

Maximum RAM amount 8 GB
Memory bandwidth 512 GB / s
Memory bus width 2x 4096 Bit
Memory clock speed 500 MHz
Memory type High Bandwidth Memory (HBM)

Technologies

AppAcceleration
CrossFire
Enduro
FreeSync
FRTC
HD3D
LiquidVR
PowerTune
TressFX
TrueAudio
Unified Video Decoder (UVD)
Video Code Engine (VCE)
ZeroCore