AMD Radeon Pro W5500 vs AMD Radeon R9 M395 Mac Edition

Comparative analysis of AMD Radeon Pro W5500 and AMD Radeon R9 M395 Mac Edition videocards for all known characteristics in the following categories: Essentials, Technical info, Video outputs and ports, Compatibility, dimensions and requirements, API support, Memory, Technologies. Benchmark videocards performance analysis: GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps), GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps), GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps), PassMark - G2D Mark, PassMark - G3D 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).

 

Differences

Reasons to consider the AMD Radeon Pro W5500

  • Videocard is newer: launch date 4 year(s) 9 month(s) later
  • Around 42% higher core clock speed: 1187 MHz vs 834 MHz
  • 1318.9x more texture fill rate: 123.2 GTexel/s vs 93.41 GTexel / s
  • A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running videocard: 7 nm vs 28 nm
  • 2x lower typical power consumption: 125 Watt vs 250 Watt
  • 2x more maximum memory size: 8 GB vs 4 GB
Launch date 10 Feb 2020 vs 5 May 2015
Core clock speed 1187 MHz vs 834 MHz
Texture fill rate 123.2 GTexel/s vs 93.41 GTexel / s
Manufacturing process technology 7 nm vs 28 nm
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 125 Watt vs 250 Watt
Maximum memory size 8 GB vs 4 GB

Reasons to consider the AMD Radeon R9 M395 Mac Edition

  • Around 27% higher pipelines: 1792 vs 1408
  • 3.1x more memory clock speed: 5460 MHz vs 1750 MHz (14000 MHz effective)
Pipelines 1792 vs 1408
Memory clock speed 5460 MHz vs 1750 MHz (14000 MHz effective)

Compare benchmarks

GPU 1: AMD Radeon Pro W5500
GPU 2: AMD Radeon R9 M395 Mac Edition

Name AMD Radeon Pro W5500 AMD Radeon R9 M395 Mac Edition
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames) 11713
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps) 11713
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames) 3451
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps) 3451
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames) 3355
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps) 3355
PassMark - G2D Mark 717
PassMark - G3D Mark 5023
Geekbench - OpenCL 23737
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection (mPixels/s) 56.272
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation (Frames/s) 778.867
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex (Frames/s) 5.051
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition (Frames/s) 65.535
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining (mHash/s) 336.811

Compare specifications (specs)

AMD Radeon Pro W5500 AMD Radeon R9 M395 Mac Edition

Essentials

Architecture RDNA 1.0 GCN 2.0
Code name Navi 14 Grenada
Launch date 10 Feb 2020 5 May 2015
Launch price (MSRP) $399
Place in performance rating 284 270
Type Desktop Desktop
Design AMD Radeon R9 300 Series

Technical info

Boost clock speed 1400 MHz
Core clock speed 1187 MHz 834 MHz
Manufacturing process technology 7 nm 28 nm
Peak Double Precision (FP64) Performance 246.4 GFLOPS (1:16)
Peak Half Precision (FP16) Performance 7.885 TFLOPS (2:1)
Peak Single Precision (FP32) Performance 3.942 TFLOPS
Pipelines 1408 1792
Pixel fill rate 44.80 GPixel/s
Texture fill rate 123.2 GTexel/s 93.41 GTexel / s
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 125 Watt 250 Watt
Transistor count 6400 million 6,200 million
Floating-point performance 2,989 gflops

Video outputs and ports

Display Connectors 4x DisplayPort No outputs

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Interface PCIe 4.0 x8 MXM-B (3.0)
Length 267 mm (10.5 inches)
Recommended system power (PSU) 350 Watt
Supplementary power connectors 1x 6-pin None
Width Single-slot

API support

DirectX 12.1 12
OpenCL 2.0
OpenGL 4.6 4.4
Shader Model 6.5
Vulkan

Memory

Maximum RAM amount 8 GB 4 GB
Memory bandwidth 224 GB/s 174.7 GB / s
Memory bus width 128 bit 256 bit
Memory clock speed 1750 MHz (14000 MHz effective) 5460 MHz
Memory type GDDR6 GDDR5

Technologies

AMD Eyefinity
DualGraphics
PowerTune
Switchable graphics
TrueAudio
ZeroCore