AMD Radeon PRO WX 9100 vs AMD FirePro S9300 X2

Comparative analysis of AMD Radeon PRO WX 9100 and AMD FirePro S9300 X2 videocards for all known characteristics in the following categories: Essentials, Technical info, Video outputs and ports, Compatibility, dimensions and requirements, API support, Memory. Benchmark videocards performance analysis: PassMark - G3D Mark, PassMark - G2D Mark, Geekbench - OpenCL, CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection (mPixels/s), CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation (Frames/s), CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex (Frames/s), CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition (Frames/s), CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining (mHash/s), GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps), GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps), GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps).

 

Differences

Reasons to consider the AMD Radeon PRO WX 9100

  • Videocard is newer: launch date 1 year(s) 3 month(s) later
  • Around 41% higher core clock speed: 1200 MHz vs 850 MHz
  • A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running videocard: 14 nm vs 28 nm
  • Around 30% lower typical power consumption: 230 Watt vs 300 Watt
  • 2x more maximum memory size: 16 GB vs 2x 4 GB
  • Around 89% higher memory clock speed: 1890 MHz vs 1000 MHz
Launch date 10 July 2017 vs 31 March 2016
Core clock speed 1200 MHz vs 850 MHz
Manufacturing process technology 14 nm vs 28 nm
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 230 Watt vs 300 Watt
Maximum memory size 16 GB vs 2x 4 GB
Memory clock speed 1890 MHz vs 1000 MHz

Reasons to consider the AMD FirePro S9300 X2

  • 5.8x more texture fill rate: 2x 217.6 GTexel / s billion / sec vs 384.0 GTexel / s
  • 2x more pipelines: 2x 4096 vs 4096
  • Around 13% better floating-point performance: 2x 6,963 gflops vs 12,288 gflops
  • Around 26% better performance in Geekbench - OpenCL: 87842 vs 69661
Specifications (specs)
Texture fill rate 2x 217.6 GTexel / s billion / sec vs 384.0 GTexel / s
Pipelines 2x 4096 vs 4096
Floating-point performance 2x 6,963 gflops vs 12,288 gflops
Benchmarks
Geekbench - OpenCL 87842 vs 69661

Compare benchmarks

GPU 1: AMD Radeon PRO WX 9100
GPU 2: AMD FirePro S9300 X2

Geekbench - OpenCL
GPU 1
GPU 2
69661
87842
Name AMD Radeon PRO WX 9100 AMD FirePro S9300 X2
PassMark - G3D Mark 13809
PassMark - G2D Mark 807
Geekbench - OpenCL 69661 87842
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection (mPixels/s) 173.635
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation (Frames/s) 3509.379
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex (Frames/s) 16.804
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition (Frames/s) 192.44
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining (mHash/s) 1226.861
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames) 13848
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames) 3717
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames) 3336
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps) 13848
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps) 3717
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps) 3336

Compare specifications (specs)

AMD Radeon PRO WX 9100 AMD FirePro S9300 X2

Essentials

Architecture GCN 5.0 GCN 3.0
Code name Vega 10 Capsaicin
Launch date 10 July 2017 31 March 2016
Launch price (MSRP) $1,599 $5,999
Place in performance rating 65 63
Type Workstation Workstation

Technical info

Boost clock speed 1500 MHz
Core clock speed 1200 MHz 850 MHz
Floating-point performance 12,288 gflops 2x 6,963 gflops
Manufacturing process technology 14 nm 28 nm
Pipelines 4096 2x 4096
Texture fill rate 384.0 GTexel / s 2x 217.6 GTexel / s billion / sec
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 230 Watt 300 Watt
Transistor count 12,500 million 8,900 million

Video outputs and ports

Display Connectors 6x mini-DisplayPort No outputs

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Interface PCIe 3.0 x16 PCIe 3.0 x16
Length 267 mm 267 mm
Supplementary power connectors 1x 6-pin + 1x 8-pin 2x 8-pin

API support

DirectX 12.0 (12_1) 12.0 (12_0)
OpenGL 4.6 4.5

Memory

Maximum RAM amount 16 GB 2x 4 GB
Memory bandwidth 483.8 GB / s 2x 512.0 GB / s
Memory bus width 2048 Bit 2x 4096 Bit
Memory clock speed 1890 MHz 1000 MHz
Memory type HBM2 HBM