AMD Radeon Pro W6800 vs NVIDIA Quadro RTX 5000

Comparative analysis of AMD Radeon Pro W6800 and NVIDIA Quadro RTX 5000 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 - 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), Geekbench - OpenCL, CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation (Frames/s), 3DMark Fire Strike - Graphics Score.

 

Differences

Reasons to consider the AMD Radeon Pro W6800

  • Videocard is newer: launch date 2 year(s) 9 month(s) later
  • Around 28% higher core clock speed: 2075 MHz vs 1620 MHz
  • Around 38% higher boost clock speed: 2507 MHz vs 1815 MHz
  • A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running videocard: 7 nm vs 12 nm
  • Around 30% better performance in PassMark - G2D Mark: 999 vs 767
  • Around 18% better performance in PassMark - G3D Mark: 19199 vs 16291
  • Around 6% better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames): 20988 vs 19811
  • Around 6% better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps): 20988 vs 19811
Specifications (specs)
Launch date 8 Jun 2021 vs 13 August 2018
Core clock speed 2075 MHz vs 1620 MHz
Boost clock speed 2507 MHz vs 1815 MHz
Manufacturing process technology 7 nm vs 12 nm
Benchmarks
PassMark - G2D Mark 999 vs 767
PassMark - G3D Mark 19199 vs 16291
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames) 20988 vs 19811
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps) 20988 vs 19811

Reasons to consider the NVIDIA Quadro RTX 5000

  • 2.3x lower typical power consumption: 200 Watt vs 450 Watt
  • 7x more memory clock speed: 14000 MHz vs 2000 MHz (16 Gbps effective)
Specifications (specs)
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 200 Watt vs 450 Watt
Memory clock speed 14000 MHz vs 2000 MHz (16 Gbps effective)
Benchmarks
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames) 3719 vs 3717
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps) 3719 vs 3717
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames) 3358 vs 3357
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps) 3358 vs 3357

Compare benchmarks

GPU 1: AMD Radeon Pro W6800
GPU 2: NVIDIA Quadro RTX 5000

PassMark - G2D Mark
GPU 1
GPU 2
999
767
PassMark - G3D Mark
GPU 1
GPU 2
19199
16291
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames)
GPU 1
GPU 2
20988
19811
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps)
GPU 1
GPU 2
20988
19811
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames)
GPU 1
GPU 2
3717
3719
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps)
GPU 1
GPU 2
3717
3719
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames)
GPU 1
GPU 2
3357
3358
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps)
GPU 1
GPU 2
3357
3358
Name AMD Radeon Pro W6800 NVIDIA Quadro RTX 5000
PassMark - G2D Mark 999 767
PassMark - G3D Mark 19199 16291
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames) 20988 19811
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps) 20988 19811
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames) 3717 3719
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps) 3717 3719
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames) 3357 3358
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps) 3357 3358
Geekbench - OpenCL 98430
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation (Frames/s) 4595.28
3DMark Fire Strike - Graphics Score 10747

Compare specifications (specs)

AMD Radeon Pro W6800 NVIDIA Quadro RTX 5000

Essentials

Architecture RDNA 2.0 Turing
Code name Navi 21 TU104
Launch date 8 Jun 2021 13 August 2018
Launch price (MSRP) $2249 $2,299
Place in performance rating 47 50
Type Workstation

Technical info

Boost clock speed 2507 MHz 1815 MHz
Compute units 60
Core clock speed 2075 MHz 1620 MHz
Manufacturing process technology 7 nm 12 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
Pixel fill rate 240.7 GPixel/s
Texture fill rate 601.7 GTexel/s
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 450 Watt 200 Watt
Transistor count 26800 million 13,600 million

Video outputs and ports

Display Connectors 6x mini-DisplayPort 3x DisplayPort, 1x USB Type-C

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Form factor Dual-slot
Height 50 mm (2 inches)
Interface PCIe 4.0 x16 PCIe 3.0 x16
Length 267 mm (10.5 inches) 267 mm
Recommended system power (PSU) 850 Watt
Supplementary power connectors 2x 8-pin 1x 6-pin + 1x 8-pin
Width 120 mm (4.7 inches)

API support

DirectX 12.2 12.0 (12_1)
OpenCL 2.1
OpenGL 4.6 4.6
Shader Model 6.5
Vulkan

Memory

Maximum RAM amount 32 GB
Memory bandwidth 512 GB/s
Memory bus width 256 bit
Memory clock speed 2000 MHz (16 Gbps effective) 14000 MHz
Memory type GDDR6