NVIDIA RTX A5000 videocard review

RTX A5000 videocard released by NVIDIA; release date: 12 Apr 2021. The videocard is based on Ampere microarchitecture codenamed GA102.

Core clock speed - 1170 MHz. Boost clock speed - 1695 MHz. Texture fill rate - 433.9 GTexel/s. Pipelines - 8192. Manufacturing process technology - 8 nm. Transistors count - 28300 million. Power consumption (TDP) - 230 Watt.

Memory type: GDDR6. Maximum RAM amount - 24 GB. Memory bus width - 384 bit. Memory clock speed - 2000 MHz (16 Gbps effective). Memory bandwidth - 768 GB/s.

Benchmarks

PassMark
G2D Mark
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
1149
914
PassMark
G3D Mark
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
27054
24210
GFXBench 4.0
Car Chase Offscreen
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
34770 Frames
19091 Frames
GFXBench 4.0
Car Chase Offscreen
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
34770.000 Fps
19091.000 Fps
GFXBench 4.0
Manhattan
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
27823 Frames
3714 Frames
GFXBench 4.0
Manhattan
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
27823.000 Fps
3714.000 Fps
GFXBench 4.0
T-Rex
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
56437 Frames
3355 Frames
GFXBench 4.0
T-Rex
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
56437.000 Fps
3355.000 Fps
Name Value
PassMark - G2D Mark 914
PassMark - G3D Mark 24210
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen 19091 Frames
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen 19091.000 Fps
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan 3714 Frames
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan 3714.000 Fps
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex 3355 Frames
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex 3355.000 Fps

Specifications (specs)

Essentials

Architecture Ampere
Code name GA102
Launch date 12 Apr 2021
Place in performance rating 51

Technical info

Boost clock speed 1695 MHz
Core clock speed 1170 MHz
Manufacturing process technology 8 nm
Peak Double Precision (FP64) Performance 867.8 GFLOPS (1:32)
Peak Half Precision (FP16) Performance 27.77 TFLOPS (1:1)
Peak Single Precision (FP32) Performance 27.77 TFLOPS
Pipelines 8192
Pixel fill rate 162.7 GPixel/s
Texture fill rate 433.9 GTexel/s
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 230 Watt
Transistor count 28300 million

Video outputs and ports

Display Connectors 4x DisplayPort

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Form factor Dual-slot
Interface PCIe 4.0 x16
Length 267 mm (10.5 inches)
Recommended system power (PSU) 550 Watt
Supplementary power connectors 1x 8-pin
Width 112 mm (4.4 inches)

API support

DirectX 12.2
OpenCL 3.0
OpenGL 4.6
Shader Model 6.6
Vulkan

Memory

Maximum RAM amount 24 GB
Memory bandwidth 768 GB/s
Memory bus width 384 bit
Memory clock speed 2000 MHz (16 Gbps effective)
Memory type GDDR6