NVIDIA RTX A5000 vs NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3090

Comparative analysis of NVIDIA RTX A5000 and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3090 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, Geekbench - OpenCL, CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection (mPixels/s), CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation (Frames/s), CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex (Frames/s), CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition (Frames/s), CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining (mHash/s), 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 RTX A5000

  • Videocard is newer: launch date 7 month(s) later
  • Around 52% lower typical power consumption: 230 Watt vs 350 Watt
  • Around 64% higher memory clock speed: 2000 MHz (16 Gbps effective) vs 1219 MHz (19.5 Gbps effective)
Launch date 12 Apr 2021 vs 1 Sep 2020
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 230 Watt vs 350 Watt
Memory clock speed 2000 MHz (16 Gbps effective) vs 1219 MHz (19.5 Gbps effective)

Reasons to consider the NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3090

  • Around 19% higher core clock speed: 1395 MHz vs 1170 MHz
  • Around 28% higher texture fill rate: 556.0 GTexel/s vs 433.9 GTexel/s
  • Around 28% higher pipelines: 10496 vs 8192
  • Around 12% better performance in PassMark - G2D Mark: 988 vs 884
  • Around 7% better performance in PassMark - G3D Mark: 25833 vs 24150
Specifications (specs)
Core clock speed 1395 MHz vs 1170 MHz
Texture fill rate 556.0 GTexel/s vs 433.9 GTexel/s
Pipelines 10496 vs 8192
Benchmarks
PassMark - G2D Mark 988 vs 884
PassMark - G3D Mark 25833 vs 24150

Compare benchmarks

GPU 1: NVIDIA RTX A5000
GPU 2: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3090

PassMark - G2D Mark
GPU 1
GPU 2
884
988
PassMark - G3D Mark
GPU 1
GPU 2
24150
25833
Name NVIDIA RTX A5000 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3090
PassMark - G2D Mark 884 988
PassMark - G3D Mark 24150 25833
Geekbench - OpenCL 205239
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection (mPixels/s) 736.229
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation (Frames/s) 7585.258
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex (Frames/s) 63.584
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition (Frames/s) 279.72
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining (mHash/s) 2381.501
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames) 33391
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames) 3713
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames) 3354
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps) 33391
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps) 3713
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps) 3354
3DMark Fire Strike - Graphics Score 19970

Compare specifications (specs)

NVIDIA RTX A5000 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3090

Essentials

Architecture Ampere Ampere
Code name GA102 GA102
Launch date 12 Apr 2021 1 Sep 2020
Place in performance rating 1 7
Launch price (MSRP) $1499
Type Desktop

Technical info

Boost clock speed 1695 MHz 1695 MHz
Core clock speed 1170 MHz 1395 MHz
Manufacturing process technology 8 nm 8 nm
Peak Double Precision (FP64) Performance 867.8 GFLOPS (1:32) 556.0 GFLOPS (1:64)
Peak Half Precision (FP16) Performance 27.77 TFLOPS (1:1) 35.58 TFLOPS (1:1)
Peak Single Precision (FP32) Performance 27.77 TFLOPS 35.58 TFLOPS
Pipelines 8192 10496
Pixel fill rate 162.7 GPixel/s 189.8 GPixel/s
Texture fill rate 433.9 GTexel/s 556.0 GTexel/s
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 230 Watt 350 Watt
Transistor count 28300 million 28300 million

Video outputs and ports

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

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Form factor Dual-slot
Interface PCIe 4.0 x16 PCIe 4.0 x16
Length 267 mm (10.5 inches) 313 mm (12.3 inches)
Recommended system power (PSU) 550 Watt 750 Watt
Supplementary power connectors 1x 8-pin 1x 12-pin
Width 112 mm (4.4 inches) Triple-slot
Height 138 mm (5.4 inches)

API support

DirectX 12.2 12.2
OpenCL 3.0 2.0
OpenGL 4.6 4.6
Shader Model 6.6 6.5
Vulkan

Memory

Maximum RAM amount 24 GB 24 GB
Memory bandwidth 768 GB/s 936.2 GB/s
Memory bus width 384 bit 384 bit
Memory clock speed 2000 MHz (16 Gbps effective) 1219 MHz (19.5 Gbps effective)
Memory type GDDR6 GDDR6X