NVIDIA Quadro RTX 5000 vs AMD Radeon R9 M485X

Comparative analysis of NVIDIA Quadro RTX 5000 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 - G3D Mark, PassMark - G2D Mark, Geekbench - OpenCL, GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps), GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps), GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps), 3DMark Fire Strike - Graphics Score.

 

Differences

Reasons to consider the NVIDIA Quadro RTX 5000

  • Videocard is newer: launch date 2 year(s) 2 month(s) later
  • 2.2x more core clock speed: 1620 MHz vs 723 MHz
  • A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running videocard: 12 nm vs 28 nm
  • Around 25% lower typical power consumption: 200 Watt vs 250 Watt
  • 2.8x more memory clock speed: 14000 MHz vs 5000 MHz
  • 3.4x better performance in PassMark - G3D Mark: 16498 vs 4842
  • Around 14% better performance in PassMark - G2D Mark: 785 vs 686
Specifications (specs)
Launch date 13 August 2018 vs 15 May 2016
Core clock speed 1620 MHz vs 723 MHz
Manufacturing process technology 12 nm vs 28 nm
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 200 Watt vs 250 Watt
Memory clock speed 14000 MHz vs 5000 MHz
Benchmarks
PassMark - G3D Mark 16498 vs 4842
PassMark - G2D Mark 785 vs 686

Compare benchmarks

GPU 1: NVIDIA Quadro RTX 5000
GPU 2: AMD Radeon R9 M485X

PassMark - G3D Mark
GPU 1
GPU 2
16498
4842
PassMark - G2D Mark
GPU 1
GPU 2
785
686
Name NVIDIA Quadro RTX 5000 AMD Radeon R9 M485X
PassMark - G3D Mark 16498 4842
PassMark - G2D Mark 785 686
Geekbench - OpenCL 98317
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames) 19800
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames) 3702
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames) 3347
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps) 19800
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps) 3702
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps) 3347
3DMark Fire Strike - Graphics Score 10727

Compare specifications (specs)

NVIDIA Quadro RTX 5000 AMD Radeon R9 M485X

Essentials

Architecture Turing GCN 3.0
Code name TU104 Amethyst
Launch date 13 August 2018 15 May 2016
Launch price (MSRP) $2,299
Place in performance rating 43 44
Type Workstation Laptop

Technical info

Boost clock speed 1815 MHz
Core clock speed 1620 MHz 723 MHz
Manufacturing process technology 12 nm 28 nm
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 200 Watt 250 Watt
Transistor count 13,600 million 5,000 million
Floating-point performance 2,961 gflops
Pipelines 2048
Texture fill rate 92.54 GTexel / s

Video outputs and ports

Display Connectors 3x DisplayPort, 1x USB Type-C No outputs

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Interface PCIe 3.0 x16 MXM-B (3.0)
Length 267 mm
Supplementary power connectors 1x 6-pin + 1x 8-pin None
Laptop size large

API support

DirectX 12.0 (12_1) 12.0 (12_0)
OpenGL 4.6 4.5
Vulkan

Memory

Memory clock speed 14000 MHz 5000 MHz
Maximum RAM amount 8 GB
Memory bandwidth 160.0 GB / s
Memory bus width 256 Bit
Memory type GDDR5
Shared memory 0

Technologies

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