AMD FirePro W7170M vs AMD FirePro W5130M

AMD FirePro W7170M

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The AMD FirePro W7170M is a high-end graphics card for mobile workstations. It is based on the same Tonga-chip as the AMD Radeon R9 M390X and seems to be similar clocked. Therefore, the card is based on the third generation of the GCN architecture (GCN 1.2) and supports DirectX 12 (FL 12_0). 

The FirePro series offers certified drivers that are optimized for stability and performance in professional applications like CAD or DCC. OpenGL performance, for example, should be significantly better compared to GeForce graphics cards of similar specifications.

The performance should be theoretically in the same ballpark as the Nvidia Quadro M4000M. In 3D games, the W7170M should perform similar to the R9 M390X consumer card.

The power consumption of the W7170M should be similar to the Quadro M5000M and M4000M cards and therefore in the 100 Watt region. That means it is suited only for large laptops with e.g. 17-inch screens.

AMD FirePro W5130M

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The AMD FirePro W5130M is a mid-range graphics card for mobile workstations. It offers 512 shader cores and a 128-bit GDDR5 graphics memory system. Therefore, currently there is no direct consumer counterpart. The Radeon R9 M265X for example offers 640 shaders at a lower clock speed.

The FirePro series offers certified drivers that are optimized for stability and performance in professional applications like CAD or DCC. OpenGL performance, for example, should be significantly better compared to GeForce graphics cards of similar specifications.

AMD FirePro W7170MAMD FirePro W5130M
ManufacturerAMDAMD
FirePro W Series
FirePro W7170M 2048 @ 723 MHz256 Bit @ 5000 MHz
FirePro W5170M compare 640 @ 925 MHz128 Bit @ 4500 MHz
FirePro W5130M 512 @ 925 MHz128 Bit @ 4000 MHz
FirePro W4170M compare 384 @ 850 - 900 MHz128 Bit @ 4000 MHz
FirePro W4190M compare 384 @ 825 - 900 MHz128 Bit @ 4000 MHz
FirePro W7170M 2048 @ 723 MHz256 Bit @ 5000 MHz
FirePro W5170M compare 640 @ 925 MHz128 Bit @ 4500 MHz
FirePro W5130M 512 @ 925 MHz128 Bit @ 4000 MHz
FirePro W4170M compare 384 @ 850 - 900 MHz128 Bit @ 4000 MHz
FirePro W4190M compare 384 @ 825 - 900 MHz128 Bit @ 4000 MHz
CodenameTonga
ArchitectureGCN 3GCN
Cores2048 - unified512 - unified
Core723 MHz925 (Boost) MHz
Memory5000 MHz4000 MHz
Bus256 Bit128 Bit
MemoryGDDR5GDDR5
Max. Memory4096 MB2048 MB
Shared Memorynono
DirectXDirectX 12 (FL 12_0), 5.0DirectX 12 (FL 12_0), 5.0
Transistors5000 Million
Technology28 nm28 nm
FeaturesDirectX 12, OpenCL 1.2, OpenGL 4.3, Vulkan, Mantle, Eyefinity, Enduro, App Acceleration, HD3DDirectX 12, OpenCL 1.2, OpenGL 4.3, Vulkan, Mantle, Eyefinity, Enduro, App Acceleration, HD3D
Size2/31/3
Introduced02.10.2015 02.10.2015
Manufacturerhttp://www.amd.com/en-us/products/graphi...http://www.amd.com/en-us/products/graphi...

Performance Rating - 3DMark 11 + Fire Strike + Time Spy
20.8 pt (23%)
3DMark - 3DMark Cloud Gate Score
21612 Points (32%)
min: 9931     avg: 10836     median: 10835.5 (16%)     max: 11740 Points
3DMark - 3DMark Cloud Gate Graphics
43124 Points (22%)
min: 14260     avg: 14381     median: 14380.5 (7%)     max: 14501 Points
3DMark - 3DMark Fire Strike Standard Score
6180 Points (20%)
min: 1993     avg: 1997     median: 1997 (7%)     max: 2001 Points
3DMark - 3DMark Fire Strike Standard Graphics
6935 Points (16%)
min: 2099     avg: 2110     median: 2110 (5%)     max: 2121 Points
3DMark - 3DMark Ice Storm Graphics
132164 Points (18%)
81500 Points (11%)
3DMark 11 - 3DM11 Performance Score
9580 Points (25%)
3383 Points (9%)
3DMark 11 - 3DM11 Performance GPU
9708 Points (17%)
3106 Points (5%)
3DMark Vantage
3DM Vant. Perf. total + AMD FirePro W7170M
3DM Vant. Perf. total + AMD FirePro W5130M
3DM Vant. Perf. GPU no PhysX + AMD FirePro W7170M
3DM Vant. Perf. GPU no PhysX + AMD FirePro W5130M
3DMark 06 3DMark 06 - Standard 1280x1024 + AMD FirePro W7170M
3DMark 06 - Standard 1280x1024 + AMD FirePro W5130M
Unigine Valley 1.0 - Unigine Valley 1.0 DX
30.7 fps (17%)
30.7 fps (17%)
Unigine Heaven 3.0 - Unigine Heaven 3.0 DX 11
76.9 fps (25%)
76.9 fps (25%)
Unigine Heaven 3.0 - Unigine Heaven 3.0 OpenGL
59.3 fps (26%)
59.3 fps (26%)
Unigine Heaven 2.1 - Heaven 2.1 high
113 fps (21%)
36 fps (7%)
SPECviewperf 11
specvp11 snx-01 + AMD FirePro W7170M
specvp11 snx-01 + AMD FirePro W5130M
specvp11 tcvis-02 + AMD FirePro W7170M
specvp11 tcvis-02 + AMD FirePro W5130M
specvp11 sw-02 + AMD FirePro W7170M
specvp11 sw-02 + AMD FirePro W5130M
specvp11 proe-05 + AMD FirePro W7170M
specvp11 proe-05 + AMD FirePro W5130M
specvp11 maya-03 + AMD FirePro W7170M
specvp11 maya-03 + AMD FirePro W5130M
specvp11 lightwave-01 + AMD FirePro W7170M
specvp11 lightwave-01 + AMD FirePro W5130M
specvp11 ensight-04 + AMD FirePro W7170M
specvp11 ensight-04 + AMD FirePro W5130M
specvp11 catia-03 + AMD FirePro W7170M
specvp11 catia-03 + AMD FirePro W5130M
SPECviewperf 12
specvp12 sw-03 + AMD FirePro W7170M
specvp12 sw-03 + AMD FirePro W5130M
specvp12 snx-02 + AMD FirePro W7170M
specvp12 snx-02 + AMD FirePro W5130M
specvp12 showcase-01 + AMD FirePro W7170M
specvp12 showcase-01 + AMD FirePro W5130M
specvp12 mediacal-01 + AMD FirePro W7170M
specvp12 mediacal-01 + AMD FirePro W5130M
specvp12 maya-04 + AMD FirePro W7170M
specvp12 maya-04 + AMD FirePro W5130M
specvp12 energy-01 + AMD FirePro W7170M
specvp12 energy-01 + AMD FirePro W5130M
specvp12 creo-01 + AMD FirePro W7170M
specvp12 creo-01 + AMD FirePro W5130M
specvp12 catia-04 + AMD FirePro W7170M
specvp12 catia-04 + AMD FirePro W5130M
Windows 7 Experience Index - Win7 Gaming graphics
6.9 Points (87%)
6.9 Points (87%)
Windows 7 Experience Index - Win7 Graphics
6.9 Points (87%)
6.9 Points (87%)
Cinebench R10 Cinebench R10 Shading (32bit) + AMD FirePro W7170M
Cinebench R10 Shading (32bit) + AMD FirePro W5130M
Cinebench R11.5 Cinebench R11.5 OpenGL 64 Bit + AMD FirePro W7170M
Cinebench R11.5 OpenGL 64 Bit + AMD FirePro W5130M
Cinebench R15
Cinebench R15 OpenGL 64 Bit + AMD FirePro W7170M
Cinebench R15 OpenGL 64 Bit + AMD FirePro W5130M
Cinebench R15 OpenGL Ref. Match 64 Bit + AMD FirePro W7170M
Cinebench R15 OpenGL Ref. Match 64 Bit + AMD FirePro W5130M
LuxMark v2.0 64Bit - LuxMark v2.0 Room GPU
782 Samples/s (8%)
358 Samples/s (4%)
LuxMark v2.0 64Bit - LuxMark v2.0 Sala GPU
1412 Samples/s (10%)
629 Samples/s (4%)
ComputeMark v2.1 - ComputeMark v2.1 Result
925 (2%)
896 (2%)

Average Benchmarks AMD FirePro W7170M → 100% n=39

Average Benchmarks AMD FirePro W5130M → 54% n=39

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* Smaller numbers mean a higher performance
1 This benchmark is not used for the average calculation

Anno 2205

Anno 2205

2015
low 1024x768
100%
FirePro W7170M:
146  fps
med. 1366x768
100%
FirePro W7170M:
93  fps
high 1920x1080
100%
FirePro W7170M:
43  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
FirePro W7170M:
20  fps
low 1280x720
FirePro W5130M:
30  fps
med. 1366x768
FirePro W5130M:
17  fps
low 1024x768
100%
FirePro W7170M:
97  fps
32%
FirePro W5130M:
31  fps
med. 1366x768
100%
FirePro W7170M:
72  fps
29%
FirePro W5130M:
21  fps
high 1920x1080
100%
FirePro W7170M:
31  fps
32%
FirePro W5130M:
10  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
FirePro W7170M:
23  fps
low 1024x768
100%
FirePro W7170M:
278  fps
78%
FirePro W5130M:
216  fps
med. 1366x768
100%
FirePro W7170M:
187  fps
38%
FirePro W5130M:
71  fps
high 1920x1080
100%
FirePro W7170M:
89  fps
53%
FirePro W5130M:
47  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
FirePro W7170M:
63  fps
30%
FirePro W5130M:
19  fps
F1 2014

F1 2014

2014
low 1024x768
100%
FirePro W7170M:
132  fps
med. 1366x768
100%
FirePro W7170M:
111  fps
high 1920x1080
100%
FirePro W7170M:
95  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
FirePro W7170M:
74  fps
low 1024x768
100%
FirePro W7170M:
101  fps
med. 1366x768
100%
FirePro W7170M:
93  fps
high 1920x1080
100%
FirePro W7170M:
43  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
FirePro W7170M:
15  fps
low 1280x720
100%
FirePro W7170M:
177  fps
37%
FirePro W5130M:
66  fps
med. 1344x756
100%
FirePro W7170M:
126  fps
33%
FirePro W5130M:
41  fps
high 1920x1080
100%
FirePro W7170M:
70  fps
33%
FirePro W5130M:
23  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
FirePro W7170M:
52  fps
40%
FirePro W5130M:
21  fps
low 1024x768
100%
FirePro W7170M:
232  fps
med. 1366x768
100%
FirePro W7170M:
116  fps
high 1920x1080
100%
FirePro W7170M:
99  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
FirePro W7170M:
67  fps
Thief

Thief

2014
low 1024x768
100%
FirePro W7170M:
62  fps
med. 1366x768
100%
FirePro W7170M:
57  fps
high 1366x768
100%
FirePro W7170M:
57  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
FirePro W7170M:
40  fps
low 1024x768
100%
FirePro W7170M:
185  fps
57%
FirePro W5130M:
106  fps
med. 1366x768
100%
FirePro W7170M:
162  fps
48%
FirePro W5130M:
76.1 80 ~ 78 fps
high 1366x768
100%
FirePro W7170M:
153  fps
42%
FirePro W5130M:
64.3 66 ~ 65 fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
FirePro W7170M:
36  fps
47%
FirePro W5130M:
10.5 23 ~ 17 fps
low 1024x768
100%
FirePro W7170M:
57  fps
med. 1366x768
100%
FirePro W7170M:
56  fps
high 1366x768
100%
FirePro W7170M:
55  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
FirePro W7170M:
28  fps
low 1024x768
100%
FirePro W7170M:
120  fps
med. 1366x768
100%
FirePro W7170M:
112  fps
high 1366x768
100%
FirePro W7170M:
94  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
FirePro W7170M:
44  fps
low 1280x720
100%
FirePro W7170M:
220  fps
62%
FirePro W5130M:
137  fps
med. 1366x768
100%
FirePro W7170M:
178  fps
37%
FirePro W5130M:
64.8 66 ~ 65 fps
high 1366x768
100%
FirePro W7170M:
158  fps
35%
FirePro W5130M:
55.5 57 ~ 56 fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
FirePro W7170M:
66  fps
32%
FirePro W5130M:
20.9 22 ~ 21 fps
low 1024x768
100%
FirePro W7170M:
375  fps
42%
FirePro W5130M:
158  fps
med. 1366x768
100%
FirePro W7170M:
224  fps
33%
FirePro W5130M:
75  fps
high 1366x768
100%
FirePro W7170M:
167  fps
35%
FirePro W5130M:
58  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
FirePro W7170M:
51  fps
49%
FirePro W5130M:
25  fps
Mafia 2

Mafia 2

2010
med. 1024x768
FirePro W5130M:
77.5  fps
high 1360x768
FirePro W5130M:
65.1  fps
ultra 1920x1080
FirePro W5130M:
38.8  fps

Average Gaming AMD FirePro W7170M → 100%

Average Gaming 30-70 fps → 100%

Average Gaming AMD FirePro W5130M → 42%

Average Gaming 30-70 fps → 38%

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