1. Computers
  2. Display Drivers
  3. Graphics Cards
  4. Memory
  5. Motherboards
  6. Processors
  7. Software
  8. Storage
  9. Operating Systems


Facebook RSS Twitter Twitter Google Plus


Phoronix Test Suite

OpenBenchmarking.org

AMD FirePro V4800 & FirePro V7800

Michael Larabel

Published on 17 May 2010
Written by Michael Larabel
Page 1 of 8 - 1 Comment

Last month we reviewed the ATI FirePro V8800, which is the newest ultra high-end workstation graphics card from AMD that is based upon the Evergreen graphics processor found in the consumer-grade Radeon HD 5000 series. We were blown away by the performance of the FirePro V8800 and then we subsequently reviewed the FirePro V3800 and FirePro V5800 when they launched later in the month. The FirePro V3800 was designed for entry-level workstation customers while the V5800 was to fill the mid-range void. For those looking into an entry-to-mid-range or high-end workstation graphics card, today we are completing our look at AMD's Evergreen-based FirePro family with a review of the ATI FirePro V4800 and ATI FirePro V7800.

While the FirePro V8800 is able to drive four independent displays, the FirePro V7800 can only power up to three displays using ATI Eyefinity technology. The FirePro V7800 is a single-slot graphics card and has a rated power consumption of less than 150 Watts. Like the V8800, the V7800 boasts 2GB of GDDR5 video memory, albeit it is clocked less at 1.00GHz but to provide a peak memory bandwidth of 128GB/s. The FirePro V7800 is based upon the Cypress Pro GPU with the consumer equivalent being the ATI Radeon HD 5850. The core clock for the Cypress Pro running in the V7800 is 700MHz. This graphics card boasts 1440 stream processors and Framelock/Genlock support.

The ATI FirePro V4800 is also capable of driving up to three independent displays while its core is based upon the Redwood XT. The Redwood XT is the GPU found within the ATI Radeon HD 5670 graphics processor. With the FirePro V4800 there are 400 stream processors, 57.6GB/s of memory bandwidth, power consumption of less than 75 Watts, 1GB of GDDR5 memory clocked at 900MHz, and the Redwood XT core is clocked at 775MHz.

Like the other FirePro graphics cards, AMD submitted the FirePro V4800/V7800 workstation graphics cards to us as review samples. These cards were received OEM style without any retail packaging or accessories, but normally each of these retail graphics cards will include a driver CD and at least one DisplayPort to DVI adapter. In the above photo you can see the size of the ATI FirePro V4800 and FirePro V7800 in relation to the FirePro V5800.

We deal in all kind of certification exams including 642-446 and 70-293 exam. Also test out latest pass4sure 70-542 dumps for passing your exam easily and quickly.

<< Previous Page
1
Latest Linux Hardware Reviews
  1. Intel Xeon E5-1680 v3 & E5-2687W v3 Compared To The Core i7 5960X On Linux
  2. Intel 120GB 530 Series SSD Linux Performance
  3. Btrfs/EXT4/XFS/F2FS RAID 0/1/5/6/10 Linux Benchmarks On Four SSDs
  4. AMD's Windows Catalyst Driver Remains Largely Faster Than Linux Drivers
Latest Linux Articles
  1. Mesa Git Yields Performance Improvements For Newer AMD GPUs
  2. Apple OS X 10.10 vs. Ubuntu 14.10 Performance
  3. Mesa 10.5-devel Brings Some Intel Haswell HD Graphics Changes Over Mesa 10.3
  4. NVIDIA vs. Nouveau Drivers With Linux 3.18 + Mesa 10.4-devel
Latest Linux News
  1. Quantum OS Aims For A Linux Desktop With QML, Wayland & Material Design
  2. New Open-Source, Linux Benchmarks To Feast On
  3. FreeBSD Plans For The Next Ten Years
  4. Qt 5.4 Planned For Release On 9 December
  5. Meizu's Ubuntu Phone Not Expected Until Early Next Year
  6. DragonFlyBSD 4.0 Drops i386 Support, Improves Graphics
  7. Expensive "Free/Libre Software Laptop" Uses A NVIDIA GPU
  8. QEMU 2.2-rc3 Released, Final Release Pushed Back By Couple Days
  9. 64-bit ARM FreeBSD Support Is Taking Shape
  10. GCW Zero Starts Seeing New Game Releases
Latest Forum Discussions
  1. Updated and Optimized Ubuntu Free Graphics Drivers
  2. Hurrican SDL Port
  3. Roadmap to Catalyst 14.10 ?
  4. how to configure module phoromatic ?
  5. PulseAudio 6.0 Is Coming & Other Linux Audio Plans For The Future
  6. Debian Developer Resigns From The Systemd Maintainership Team
  7. Cant get working Kaveri APU - A10-7850k
  8. Script for Fan Speed Control