AMD Radeon Pro 5000M GPUs Brings RDNA Architecture to Macbook Pro

👤by Michael Pabia Comments 📅14.11.2019 18:28:20

AMD announces the new AMD Radeon Pro 5500M and 5300M mobile graphics which will power the latest 16-inch MacBook Pro laptops. The AMD Radeon Pro 5000M series are the first 7nm discrete mobile graphics for professional users and brings the AMD RDNA architecture to the Mac OS to provide superior graphics performance for video editing, 3D rendering, and Mac OS-based game development and content creation.

The AMD Radeon Pro 5000M-based MacBook Pro notebooks are more than 2X faster than the previous-generation base model with its seamless playback and faster rendering of ultra-high-definition video. The optional Radeon Pro 5500M comes with 8GB of GDDR6 memory offering 80% faster performance in DaVinci Resolve compared with the Radeon Pro Vega 20. The Radeon Pro 5500M is also 95% faster in Fortnite than the 15-inch MacBook Pro with Radeon Pro 560X, 55% faster than the 15-inch MacBook Pro with Radeon Pro Vega 20.

AMD Radeon Pro 5000M Series

AMD Radeon Pro 5000M series mobile GPUs are built upon the all-new AMD RDNA architecture, designed from the ground up for superior performance, scalability and power efficiency. The new GPUs include up to 8GB of high-speed GDDR6 memory with up to 192 GB/s memory bandwidth – double the bandwidth of GDDR5 – and also deliver up to 4.0 TFLOPS of single-precision floating-point (FP32) performance. The GPUs are optimized for today’s top professional content creation applications and compute-intensive image rendering workloads, delivering breath-taking, ultra-smooth, high-framerate visuals on the MacBook Pro Retina display.

Radeon Pro 5000M Series Specifications

Radeon Pro 5500M GPU
Compute Units: 24
Stream Processors: 1,536
FP32 TFLOPS: Up to 4.0
GDDR6 Memory: Up to 8GB
Memory Interface: 128-bit

Radeon Pro 5300M GPU
Compute Units: 20
Stream Processors: 1,280
FP32 TFLOPS: Up to 3.2
GDDR6 Memory: Up to 4GB
Memory Interface: 128-bit

Pricing and Availability
The new 16-inch MacBook Pro is now available at starting at $2,399.00.

Learn more about the Radeon Pro 5000M Series mobile graphics here.
Learn more about the new 16-inch MacBook Pro notebooks here.

Source: AMD

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