ATI FirePro V8700 videocard review

FirePro V8700 videocard released by ATI; release date: 11 September 2008. At the time of release, the videocard cost $1,499. The videocard is designed for workstation-computers and based on TeraScale microarchitecture codenamed RV770.

Core clock speed - 750 MHz. Texture fill rate - 30 GTexel / s. Pipelines - 800. Floating-point performance - 1,200.0 gflops. Manufacturing process technology - 55 nm. Transistors count - 956 million. Power consumption (TDP) - 151 Watt.

Memory type: GDDR5. Maximum RAM amount - 1 GB. Memory bus width - 256 Bit. Memory clock speed - 3400 MHz. Memory bandwidth - 108.8 GB / s.

Benchmarks

GFXBench 4.0
T-Rex
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
38327 Frames
8543 Frames
GFXBench 4.0
T-Rex
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
38327.000 Fps
152.600 Fps
PassMark
G2D Mark
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
1086
527
PassMark
G3D Mark
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
24998
1539
Name Value
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex 8543 Frames
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex 152.600 Fps
PassMark - G2D Mark 527
PassMark - G3D Mark 1539

Specifications (specs)

Essentials

Architecture TeraScale
Code name RV770
Launch date 11 September 2008
Launch price (MSRP) $1,499
Place in performance rating 276
Type Workstation

Technical info

Core clock speed 750 MHz
Floating-point performance 1,200.0 gflops
Manufacturing process technology 55 nm
Pipelines 800
Texture fill rate 30 GTexel / s
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 151 Watt
Transistor count 956 million

Video outputs and ports

Display Connectors 1x DVI, 2x DisplayPort, 1x S-Video

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Interface PCIe 2.0 x16
Length 254 mm
Supplementary power connectors 2x 6-pin

API support

DirectX 10.1
OpenGL 3.3

Memory

Maximum RAM amount 1 GB
Memory bandwidth 108.8 GB / s
Memory bus width 256 Bit
Memory clock speed 3400 MHz
Memory type GDDR5