AMD Radeon Pro W6800 vs AMD Radeon R9 M485X

Comparative analysis of AMD Radeon Pro W6800 and AMD Radeon R9 M485X 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: PassMark - G2D Mark, PassMark - G3D Mark, 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).

 

Differences

Reasons to consider the AMD Radeon Pro W6800

  • Videocard is newer: launch date 5 year(s) 0 month(s) later
  • 2.9x more core clock speed: 2075 MHz vs 723 MHz
  • 6502.1x more texture fill rate: 601.7 GTexel/s vs 92.54 GTexel / s
  • Around 88% higher pipelines: 3840 vs 2048
  • A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running videocard: 7 nm vs 28 nm
  • 4x more maximum memory size: 32 GB vs 8 GB
  • Around 47% better performance in PassMark - G2D Mark: 1007 vs 686
  • 3.9x better performance in PassMark - G3D Mark: 18899 vs 4842
Specifications (specs)
Launch date 8 Jun 2021 vs 15 May 2016
Core clock speed 2075 MHz vs 723 MHz
Texture fill rate 601.7 GTexel/s vs 92.54 GTexel / s
Pipelines 3840 vs 2048
Manufacturing process technology 7 nm vs 28 nm
Maximum memory size 32 GB vs 8 GB
Benchmarks
PassMark - G2D Mark 1007 vs 686
PassMark - G3D Mark 18899 vs 4842

Reasons to consider the AMD Radeon R9 M485X

  • Around 80% lower typical power consumption: 250 Watt vs 450 Watt
  • 2.5x more memory clock speed: 5000 MHz vs 2000 MHz (16 Gbps effective)
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 250 Watt vs 450 Watt
Memory clock speed 5000 MHz vs 2000 MHz (16 Gbps effective)

Compare benchmarks

GPU 1: AMD Radeon Pro W6800
GPU 2: AMD Radeon R9 M485X

PassMark - G2D Mark
GPU 1
GPU 2
1007
686
PassMark - G3D Mark
GPU 1
GPU 2
18899
4842
Name AMD Radeon Pro W6800 AMD Radeon R9 M485X
PassMark - G2D Mark 1007 686
PassMark - G3D Mark 18899 4842
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames) 20988
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps) 20988
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames) 3717
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps) 3717
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames) 3357
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps) 3357

Compare specifications (specs)

AMD Radeon Pro W6800 AMD Radeon R9 M485X

Essentials

Architecture RDNA 2.0 GCN 3.0
Code name Navi 21 Amethyst
Launch date 8 Jun 2021 15 May 2016
Launch price (MSRP) $2249
Place in performance rating 51 54
Type Laptop

Technical info

Boost clock speed 2507 MHz
Compute units 60
Core clock speed 2075 MHz 723 MHz
Manufacturing process technology 7 nm 28 nm
Peak Double Precision (FP64) Performance 1203 GFLOPS (1:16)
Peak Half Precision (FP16) Performance 38.51 TFLOPS (2:1)
Peak Single Precision (FP32) Performance 19.25 TFLOPS
Pipelines 3840 2048
Pixel fill rate 240.7 GPixel/s
Texture fill rate 601.7 GTexel/s 92.54 GTexel / s
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 450 Watt 250 Watt
Transistor count 26800 million 5,000 million
Floating-point performance 2,961 gflops

Video outputs and ports

Display Connectors 6x mini-DisplayPort No outputs

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Form factor Dual-slot
Height 50 mm (2 inches)
Interface PCIe 4.0 x16 MXM-B (3.0)
Length 267 mm (10.5 inches)
Recommended system power (PSU) 850 Watt
Supplementary power connectors 2x 8-pin None
Width 120 mm (4.7 inches)
Laptop size large

API support

DirectX 12.2 12.0 (12_0)
OpenCL 2.1
OpenGL 4.6 4.5
Shader Model 6.5
Vulkan

Memory

Maximum RAM amount 32 GB 8 GB
Memory bandwidth 512 GB/s 160.0 GB / s
Memory bus width 256 bit 256 Bit
Memory clock speed 2000 MHz (16 Gbps effective) 5000 MHz
Memory type GDDR6 GDDR5
Shared memory 0

Technologies

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