AMD Radeon Pro W5700X vs AMD Radeon RX 580 2048SP

Comparative analysis of AMD Radeon Pro W5700X and AMD Radeon RX 580 2048SP 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: Geekbench - OpenCL, 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, 3DMark Fire Strike - Graphics Score.

 

Differences

Reasons to consider the AMD Radeon Pro W5700X

  • Videocard is newer: launch date 1 year(s) 1 month(s) later
  • Around 6% higher core clock speed: 1243 MHz vs 1168 MHz
  • Around 44% higher boost clock speed: 1855 MHz vs 1284 MHz
  • A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running videocard: 7 nm vs 14 nm
  • 2x more memory clock speed: 14000 MHz vs 7000 MHz
  • Around 5% better performance in Geekbench - OpenCL: 42835 vs 40887
  • Around 64% better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames): 16573 vs 10078
  • Around 64% better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps): 16573 vs 10078
Specifications (specs)
Launch date Dec 2019 vs 15 October 2018
Core clock speed 1243 MHz vs 1168 MHz
Boost clock speed 1855 MHz vs 1284 MHz
Manufacturing process technology 7 nm vs 14 nm
Memory clock speed 14000 MHz vs 7000 MHz
Benchmarks
Geekbench - OpenCL 42835 vs 40887
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames) 16573 vs 10078
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps) 16573 vs 10078

Reasons to consider the AMD Radeon RX 580 2048SP

  • Around 37% lower typical power consumption: 150 Watt vs 205 Watt
  • Around 25% better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames): 4645 vs 3719
  • Around 25% better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps): 4645 vs 3719
  • Around 19% better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames): 4014 vs 3364
  • Around 19% better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps): 4014 vs 3364
Specifications (specs)
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 150 Watt vs 205 Watt
Benchmarks
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames) 4645 vs 3719
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps) 4645 vs 3719
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames) 4014 vs 3364
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps) 4014 vs 3364

Compare benchmarks

GPU 1: AMD Radeon Pro W5700X
GPU 2: AMD Radeon RX 580 2048SP

Geekbench - OpenCL
GPU 1
GPU 2
42835
40887
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames)
GPU 1
GPU 2
16573
10078
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps)
GPU 1
GPU 2
16573
10078
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames)
GPU 1
GPU 2
3719
4645
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps)
GPU 1
GPU 2
3719
4645
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames)
GPU 1
GPU 2
3364
4014
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps)
GPU 1
GPU 2
3364
4014
Name AMD Radeon Pro W5700X AMD Radeon RX 580 2048SP
Geekbench - OpenCL 42835 40887
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames) 16573 10078
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps) 16573 10078
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames) 3719 4645
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps) 3719 4645
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames) 3364 4014
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps) 3364 4014
PassMark - G3D Mark 7788
PassMark - G2D Mark 646
3DMark Fire Strike - Graphics Score 3897

Compare specifications (specs)

AMD Radeon Pro W5700X AMD Radeon RX 580 2048SP

Essentials

Architecture RDNA 1.0 GCN 4.0
Code name Navi 10 Polaris 20
Launch date Dec 2019 15 October 2018
Place in performance rating 178 162
Type Workstation Desktop

Technical info

Boost clock speed 1855 MHz 1284 MHz
Compute units 40
Core clock speed 1243 MHz 1168 MHz
Manufacturing process technology 7 nm 14 nm
Peak Double Precision (FP64) Performance 555.8 GFLOPS (1:16)
Peak Half Precision (FP16) Performance 17.79 TFLOPS (2:1)
Peak Single Precision (FP32) Performance 9.5 TFLOPS
Pipelines 2560
Pixel fill rate 123.5 GPixel/s
Texture fill rate 277.9 GTexel/s
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 205 Watt 150 Watt
Transistor count 10300 million 5,700 million

Video outputs and ports

Display Connectors 4x Thunderbolt 3, 1x HDMI 1x DVI, 1x HDMI, 3x DisplayPort

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Interface PCIe 4.0 x16 PCIe 3.0 x16
Length 12 inches (305 mm) 241 mm
Recommended system power (PSU) 550 Watt
Supplementary power connectors 1x 6-pin + 1x 8-pin 1x 8-pin
Width Dual-slot

API support

DirectX 12.1 12.0 (12_0)
OpenCL 2.0
OpenGL 4.6 4.5
Shader Model 6.4
Vulkan

Memory

Maximum RAM amount 16 GB
Memory bandwidth 448 GB/s
Memory bus width 256 bit
Memory clock speed 14000 MHz 7000 MHz
Memory type GDDR6