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AMD FireStream 9170

RV670
Graphics Processor
320
Cores
16
TMUs
16
ROPs
2048 MB
Memory Size
GDDR3
Memory Type
256 bit
Bus Width
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The FireStream 9170 was a professional graphics card by AMD, launched in November 2007. Built on the 55 nm process, and based on the RV670 graphics processor, the card supports DirectX 10.0. The RV670 graphics processor is an average sized chip with a die area of 192 mm² and 666 million transistors. It features 320 shading units, 16 texture mapping units and 16 ROPs. AMD has placed 2,048 MB GDDR3 memory on the card, which are connected using a 256-bit memory interface. The GPU is operating at a frequency of 800 MHz, memory is running at 800 MHz.
Being a dual-slot card, the AMD FireStream 9170 draws power from 1x 6-pin power connectors, with power draw rated at 105 W maximum. Display outputs include: 2x DVI, 1x S-Video. FireStream 9170 is connected to the rest of the system using a PCI-Express 2.0 x16 interface.

Graphics Processor

GPU Name
RV670
Architecture
TeraScale
Process Size
55 nm
Transistors
666 million
Die Size
192 mm²

Graphics Card

Release Date
Nov 8th, 2007
Generation
FireStream
Production
End-of-life
Bus Interface
PCIe 2.0 x16

Relative Performance

21%
27%
33%
42%
50%
53%
65%
85%
86%
94%
99%
100%
FireStream 9170
101%
116%
123%
132%
137%
142%
147%
156%
165%
169%
174%
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255%
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287%
308%
314%
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327%
328%
339%
362%
374%
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382%
384%
398%
403%
405%
412%
432%
440%
447%
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449%
450%
486%
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541%
582%
597%
612%
616%
622%
629%
643%
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675%
691%
701%
702%
777%
855%
867%
925%
930%
943%
955%
963%
968%
982%
986%
991%
999%
1053%
1075%
1089%
1089%
1197%
1218%
1239%
1332%
1462%
1514%
1631%
1631%
1720%
2013%
2065%
2250%
2560%
Based on TPU review data: "Performance Summary" at 1920x1080
Performance estimated based on architecture, shader count and clocks.

Clock Speeds

GPU Clock
800 MHz
Memory Clock
800 MHz
1600 MHz effective

Memory

Memory Size
2048 MB
Memory Type
GDDR3
Memory Bus
256 bit
Bandwidth
51.20 GB/s

Render Config

Shading Units
320
TMUs
16
ROPs
16
Compute Units
4

Theoretical Performance

Pixel Rate
12.80 GPixel/s
Texture Rate
12.80 GTexel/s
FP32 (float) performance
512.0 GFLOPS
FP64 (double) performance
102.4 GFLOPS (1:5)

Board Design

Slot Width
Dual-slot
TDP
105 W
Outputs
2x DVI
1x S-Video
Power Connectors
1x 6-pin

Graphics Features

DirectX
10.0
OpenGL
3.3
OpenCL
N/A
Vulkan
N/A
Shader Model
4.1

RV670 GPU Notes

Graphics/Compute: GFX3
Display Core Engine: 2.0
Unified Video Decoder: 1.0