AMD Radeon Pro SSG vs AMD Radeon R9 390 X2

Comparative analysis of AMD Radeon Pro SSG and AMD Radeon R9 390 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, 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 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps), GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps).

 

Differences

Reasons to consider the AMD Radeon Pro SSG

  • Videocard is newer: launch date 1 year(s) 11 month(s) later
  • Around 44% higher core clock speed: 1440 MHz vs 1000 MHz
  • Around 20% better floating-point performance: 12,288 gflops vs 2x 5,120 gflops
  • A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running videocard: 14 nm vs 28 nm
  • Around 66% lower typical power consumption: 350 Watt vs 580 Watt
Launch date 8 August 2017 vs 3 September 2015
Core clock speed 1440 MHz vs 1000 MHz
Floating-point performance 12,288 gflops vs 2x 5,120 gflops
Manufacturing process technology 14 nm vs 28 nm
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 350 Watt vs 580 Watt

Reasons to consider the AMD Radeon R9 390 X2

  • 5.6x more texture fill rate: 2x 160.0 GTexel / s billion / sec vs 384.0 GTexel / s
  • Around 25% higher pipelines: 2x 2560 vs 4096
  • 2.9x more memory clock speed: 5400 MHz vs 1890 MHz
  • Around 26% better performance in CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex (Frames/s): 21.128 vs 16.732
Specifications (specs)
Texture fill rate 2x 160.0 GTexel / s billion / sec vs 384.0 GTexel / s
Pipelines 2x 2560 vs 4096
Memory clock speed 5400 MHz vs 1890 MHz
Benchmarks
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex (Frames/s) 21.128 vs 16.732

Compare benchmarks

GPU 1: AMD Radeon Pro SSG
GPU 2: AMD Radeon R9 390 X2

CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex (Frames/s)
GPU 1
GPU 2
16.732
21.128
Name AMD Radeon Pro SSG AMD Radeon R9 390 X2
PassMark - G3D Mark 10497
PassMark - G2D Mark 601
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection (mPixels/s) 170.923
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation (Frames/s) 3178.443
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex (Frames/s) 16.732 21.128
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition (Frames/s) 173.59
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining (mHash/s) 1231.051
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames) 11029
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames) 7766
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps) 11029
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps) 7766

Compare specifications (specs)

AMD Radeon Pro SSG AMD Radeon R9 390 X2

Essentials

Architecture GCN 5.0 GCN 2.0
Code name Vega 10 Grenada
Launch date 8 August 2017 3 September 2015
Launch price (MSRP) $6,999 $1,399
Place in performance rating 17 12
Type Workstation Desktop

Technical info

Boost clock speed 1500 MHz
Core clock speed 1440 MHz 1000 MHz
Floating-point performance 12,288 gflops 2x 5,120 gflops
Manufacturing process technology 14 nm 28 nm
Pipelines 4096 2x 2560
Texture fill rate 384.0 GTexel / s 2x 160.0 GTexel / s billion / sec
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 350 Watt 580 Watt
Transistor count 12,500 million 6,200 million

Video outputs and ports

Display Connectors 6x mini-DisplayPort 2x DVI, 1x HDMI, 1x DisplayPort

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Interface PCIe 3.0 x16 PCIe 3.0 x16
Length 267 mm
Supplementary power connectors 1x 6-pin + 1x 8-pin 4x 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 8 GB
Memory bandwidth 483.8 GB / s 2x 345.6 GB / s
Memory bus width 2048 Bit 2x 512 Bit
Memory clock speed 1890 MHz 5400 MHz
Memory type HBM2 GDDR5