AMD Radeon Pro W5500 vs NVIDIA Quadro RTX 6000

Comparative analysis of AMD Radeon Pro W5500 and NVIDIA Quadro RTX 6000 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: 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 - 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), 3DMark Fire Strike - Graphics Score.

 

Differences

Reasons to consider the AMD Radeon Pro W5500

  • Videocard is newer: launch date 1 year(s) 5 month(s) later
  • A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running videocard: 7 nm vs 12 nm
  • 2x lower typical power consumption: 125 Watt vs 250 Watt
Specifications (specs)
Launch date 10 Feb 2020 vs 13 August 2018
Manufacturing process technology 7 nm vs 12 nm
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 125 Watt vs 250 Watt
Benchmarks
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames) 3358 vs 3357
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps) 3358 vs 3357

Reasons to consider the NVIDIA Quadro RTX 6000

  • Around 21% higher core clock speed: 1440 MHz vs 1187 MHz
  • Around 26% higher boost clock speed: 1770 MHz vs 1400 MHz
  • 8x more memory clock speed: 14000 MHz vs 1750 MHz (14000 MHz effective)
  • 2.2x better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames): 19516 vs 8985
  • 2.2x better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps): 19516 vs 8985
Specifications (specs)
Core clock speed 1440 MHz vs 1187 MHz
Boost clock speed 1770 MHz vs 1400 MHz
Memory clock speed 14000 MHz vs 1750 MHz (14000 MHz effective)
Benchmarks
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames) 19516 vs 8985
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps) 19516 vs 8985
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames) 3717 vs 3716
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps) 3717 vs 3716

Compare benchmarks

GPU 1: AMD Radeon Pro W5500
GPU 2: NVIDIA Quadro RTX 6000

GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames)
GPU 1
GPU 2
8985
19516
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps)
GPU 1
GPU 2
8985
19516
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames)
GPU 1
GPU 2
3716
3717
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps)
GPU 1
GPU 2
3716
3717
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames)
GPU 1
GPU 2
3358
3357
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps)
GPU 1
GPU 2
3358
3357
Name AMD Radeon Pro W5500 NVIDIA Quadro RTX 6000
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames) 8985 19516
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps) 8985 19516
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames) 3716 3717
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps) 3716 3717
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames) 3358 3357
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps) 3358 3357
PassMark - G3D Mark 20865
PassMark - G2D Mark 884
Geekbench - OpenCL 134347
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection (mPixels/s) 488.989
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation (Frames/s) 5451.006
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex (Frames/s) 41.461
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition (Frames/s) 153.677
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining (mHash/s) 1534.582
3DMark Fire Strike - Graphics Score 13728

Compare specifications (specs)

AMD Radeon Pro W5500 NVIDIA Quadro RTX 6000

Essentials

Architecture RDNA 1.0 Turing
Code name Navi 14 TU102
Launch date 10 Feb 2020 13 August 2018
Launch price (MSRP) $399 $6,299
Place in performance rating 348 13
Type Desktop Workstation

Technical info

Boost clock speed 1400 MHz 1770 MHz
Core clock speed 1187 MHz 1440 MHz
Manufacturing process technology 7 nm 12 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
Pixel fill rate 44.80 GPixel/s
Texture fill rate 123.2 GTexel/s
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 125 Watt 250 Watt
Transistor count 6400 million 18,600 million

Video outputs and ports

Display Connectors 4x DisplayPort 3x DisplayPort, 1x USB Type-C

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Interface PCIe 4.0 x8 PCIe 3.0 x16
Length 267 mm (10.5 inches) 267 mm
Recommended system power (PSU) 350 Watt
Supplementary power connectors 1x 6-pin 2x 8-pin
Width Single-slot

API support

DirectX 12.1 12.0 (12_1)
OpenCL 2.0
OpenGL 4.6 4.6
Shader Model 6.5
Vulkan

Memory

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