FirePro_W9000
AMD FirePro W9000

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How well can the FirePro W9000 run games
14 Jun 2021 - Graphics card reviewed

Getting one of these FirePro W9000 graphics cards allows the gamer to run indie system requirements and some less demanding AAA titles. In today’s PC hardware terms these are considered middle range for gaming performance. Capable of running games with up to a DirectX 11 requirement.

How many years will the FirePro W9000 graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the FirePro W9000 in your PC? You should definitely consider replacing this FirePro W9000 graphics card, if it is still in your gaming PC.

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the FirePro W9000? Upgrading this graphics card would have us consider the 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Super 6GB which is 157% more powerful. This upgrade choice can also run 773 games from the most demanding games today. Alternatively a suitable upgrade choice for the FirePro W9000 is the R-500 Series Radeon RX 580 8GB, which is 110% more powerful and can run 675 of the 1000 most demanding PC games beating their recommended requirements.
FPS System Benchmark
4 FPS
High
The FirePro W9000 is released on 01 Aug 2012

FirePro W9000 Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

AMD PC game performance check FirePro W9000
GPU
Architecture
Tahiti XT
Process
28nm
TMUs
128
Texture Rate
125 GTexel/s
ROPs
32
Pixel Rate
31 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units
2048
Driver Support
-
Release Price
Compatibility
Direct X
DX 11.1
Shader
5.0
Open GL
4.2
Resolution (WxH)
4096x2160
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
6144 MB
Memory Speed
1375 MHz
Memory Bus
384 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
264GB/sec
L2 Cache
0KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
0
HDMI Connection
0
DisplayPort Connection
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
975 MHz
Power
Max Power
274 Watts
PSU
600 Watt & 42 Amps
Power Connector
None
Recommended Hardware
Best CPU Match
Best RAM Match
8 GB
Best Resolution
1920 x 1080
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FirePro W9000 Game Requirement Analysis

FirePro W9000 is a server GPU based on the 28nm GCN architecture.
It's based on the Tahiti XT Core (same used on 7970) and therefore offers 2048 Shader Processing Units, 128 TMUs and 32 ROPs on a 384-bit interface of fast GDDR5. The central unit is clocked 975MHz while the memory clock operates at 1375MHZ.
Compared to Radeon HD 7970, its central unit is slightly higher clocked but overall its gaming performance is lower than Radeon HD 7970 because Radeon HD 7970 benefits from certified gaming drivers which unlock the GCN's architecture potential while FirePro W9000 is made for professional applications. Therefore, expect its performance to be between 1% and 3% worse than Radeon HD 7970.


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FirePro W9000 vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
CPU
0%
Graphics Card
137%
RAM
13GB
0%
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Popular Game System Requirements
Game Min. Rec.
Halo Infinite Multiplayer 21% 168%
Battlefield 2042 21% 168%
Forza Horizon 5 53% 62%
Far Cry 6 83% 199%
Battlefield 6 21% 168%
Resident Evil 8 35% 168%
S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 106% 235%
Grand Theft Auto VI 83% 190%
Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy 5% 95%
Elden Ring 6% 81%
FirePro W9000 Extras
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