NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3090 vs AMD Radeon Pro W5500

Comparative analysis of NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3090 and AMD Radeon Pro W5500 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, 3DMark Fire Strike - Graphics Score, 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).

 

Differences

Reasons to consider the NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3090

  • Videocard is newer: launch date 6 month(s) later
  • Around 18% higher core clock speed: 1395 MHz vs 1187 MHz
  • Around 21% higher boost clock speed: 1695 MHz vs 1400 MHz
  • 4.5x more texture fill rate: 556.0 GTexel/s vs 123.2 GTexel/s
  • 7.5x more pipelines: 10496 vs 1408
  • 3x more maximum memory size: 24 GB vs 8 GB
Launch date 1 Sep 2020 vs 10 Feb 2020
Core clock speed 1395 MHz vs 1187 MHz
Boost clock speed 1695 MHz vs 1400 MHz
Texture fill rate 556.0 GTexel/s vs 123.2 GTexel/s
Pipelines 10496 vs 1408
Maximum memory size 24 GB vs 8 GB

Reasons to consider the AMD Radeon Pro W5500

  • A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running videocard: 7 nm vs 8 nm
  • 2.8x lower typical power consumption: 125 Watt vs 350 Watt
  • Around 44% higher memory clock speed: 1750 MHz (14000 MHz effective) vs 1219 MHz (19.5 Gbps effective)
Manufacturing process technology 7 nm vs 8 nm
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 125 Watt vs 350 Watt
Memory clock speed 1750 MHz (14000 MHz effective) vs 1219 MHz (19.5 Gbps effective)

Compare benchmarks

GPU 1: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3090
GPU 2: AMD Radeon Pro W5500

Name NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3090 AMD Radeon Pro W5500
PassMark - G2D Mark 977
PassMark - G3D Mark 24997
3DMark Fire Strike - Graphics Score 19833
Geekbench - OpenCL 202954
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames) 8985
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps) 8985
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames) 8682
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps) 8682
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames) 36841
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps) 36841

Compare specifications (specs)

NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3090 AMD Radeon Pro W5500

Essentials

Architecture Ampere RDNA 1.0
Code name GA102 Navi 14
Launch date 1 Sep 2020 10 Feb 2020
Launch price (MSRP) $1499 $399
Place in performance rating 1 50
Type Desktop Desktop

Technical info

Boost clock speed 1695 MHz 1400 MHz
Core clock speed 1395 MHz 1187 MHz
Manufacturing process technology 8 nm 7 nm
Peak Double Precision (FP64) Performance 556.0 GFLOPS (1:64) 246.4 GFLOPS (1:16)
Peak Half Precision (FP16) Performance 35.58 TFLOPS (1:1) 7.885 TFLOPS (2:1)
Peak Single Precision (FP32) Performance 35.58 TFLOPS 3.942 TFLOPS
Pipelines 10496 1408
Pixel fill rate 189.8 GPixel/s 44.80 GPixel/s
Texture fill rate 556.0 GTexel/s 123.2 GTexel/s
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 350 Watt 125 Watt
Transistor count 28300 million 6400 million

Video outputs and ports

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

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Height 138 mm (5.4 inches)
Interface PCIe 4.0 x16 PCIe 4.0 x8
Length 313 mm (12.3 inches) 267 mm (10.5 inches)
Recommended system power (PSU) 750 Watt 350 Watt
Supplementary power connectors 1x 12-pin 1x 6-pin
Width Triple-slot Single-slot

API support

DirectX 12.2 12.1
OpenCL 2.0 2.0
OpenGL 4.6 4.6
Shader Model 6.5 6.5
Vulkan

Memory

Maximum RAM amount 24 GB 8 GB
Memory bandwidth 936.2 GB/s 224 GB/s
Memory bus width 384 bit 128 bit
Memory clock speed 1219 MHz (19.5 Gbps effective) 1750 MHz (14000 MHz effective)
Memory type GDDR6X GDDR6