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BOOST YOUR PRODUCTIVITY

AMD Radeon™ Pro Software Keeps Getting Faster

The continuous performance optimizations in every Radeon Pro Software driver update, in part thanks to the close technology collaborations we have with ISV application developers, means we’re working hard to deliver improved productivity in your applications every time you update your driver.

ACCELERATING DASSAULT SYSTÈMES® CATIA®

Focusing on End-User Application Performance

AMD Internal Complex Customer Model Benchmark1
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“Many top design and engineering firms in the world rely on Dassault Systemes’ 3DEXPERIENCE® platform, and AMD’s Radeon™ Pro graphics solution is perfectly suited to provide our customers with exceptional performance in the pursuit of ever-improving visual fidelity and realism throughout the entire product life cycle.”

 

Xavier Melkonian
Director CATIA Design Portfolio
Dassault Systèmes

YEAR-OVER-YEAR PERFORMANCE IMPROVEMENTS

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18.Q3 vs. 17.Q3 Year-Over-Year Performance Improvements

YEAR-OVER-YEAR PERFORMANCE IMPROVEMENTS

In Media and Entertainment Applications

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18.Q3 vs. 17.Q3/Q4 Year-Over-Year Performance Improvements

  1. AMD Radeon™ Pro Software Enterprise Edition 18.Q2 is up to 38% faster in the AMD internal Dassault Systèmes® CATIA® complex customer model benchmark than AMD Radeon™ Pro Software Enterprise Driver 17.Q2 when using the AMD Radeon™ Pro WX 5100. Testing conducted by AMD Performance Labs as of April 13th, 2018 on a test system comprising of an Intel® Xeon® 8-core W-2145 @ 3.7GHz (4.5GHz max), 64GB RAM, Windows® 10 Fall Creators Update Professional 64-bit, AMD Radeon™ Pro WX 5100, AMD Radeon™ Pro Software Enterprise Driver 17.Q2/AMD Radeon™ Pro Software Enterprise Edition 18.Q2. Benchmark Application: AMD internal Dassault Systèmes® CATIA® complex customer model benchmark. The results correspond to the average visualization time per frame (in milliseconds). AMD Radeon™ Pro Software Enterprise Driver 17.Q2 visualization time: 32.93 ms. AMD Radeon™ Pro Software Enterprise Edition 18.Q2 visualization time: 23.92 ms. Performance Differential: (32.93 -23.92)/23.92*100 = ~37.67% faster performance with AMD Radeon™ Pro Software Enterprise Edition 18.Q2. Scores are based on AMD internal lab measurements/modeling and may vary. PC manufacturers may vary configurations, yielding different results. Performance may vary based on use of latest drivers. RPS-22
  2. AMD Radeon™ Pro Software Enterprise Edition 18.Q2 is up to 2x faster in the AMD internal Dassault Systèmes® CATIA® main drive assembly model benchmark than AMD Radeon™ Pro Software Enterprise Driver 17.Q2 when using the AMD Radeon™ Pro WX 5100. Testing conducted by AMD Performance Labs as of April 13th, 2018 on a test system comprising of an Intel® Xeon® 8-core W-2145 @ 3.7GHz (4.5GHz max), 64GB RAM, Windows® 10 Fall Creators Update Professional 64-bit, AMD Radeon™ Pro WX 5100, AMD Radeon™ Pro Software Enterprise Driver 17.Q2/AMD Radeon™ Pro Software Enterprise Edition 18.Q2. Benchmark Application: AMD internal Dassault Systèmes® CATIA® main drive assembly model benchmark. The results correspond to the average visualization time per frame (in milliseconds). AMD Radeon™ Pro Software Enterprise Driver 17.Q2 visualization time: 9.5 ms. AMD Radeon™ Pro Software Enterprise Edition 18.Q2 visualization time: 4.72 ms. Performance Differential: (9.5-4.72)/4.72*100 = ~101.27% faster performance with AMD Radeon™ Pro Software Enterprise Edition 18.Q2. Scores are based on AMD internal lab measurements/modelling and may vary. PC manufacturers may vary configurations, yielding different results. Performance may vary based on use of latest drivers. RPS-23
  3. AMD Radeon™ Pro Software for Enterprise 18.Q3 is up to 33% faster in Siemens NX™ than Radeon™ Pro Software Enterprise Driver 17.Q3 when using the AMD Radeon™ Pro WX 7100. Testing conducted by AMD Performance Labs as of Aug 1st, 2018 on a test system comprising of an Intel® Xeon® 4-core W-2125, 32GB RAM, Windows® 10 Fall Creators Update Professional 64-bit, AMD Radeon™ Pro WX 7100, AMD Radeon™ Pro Software Enterprise Driver 17.Q3/AMD Radeon™ Pro Software for Enterprise 18.Q3. Benchmark Application: SPECviewperf® 12.1 snx-02. AMD Radeon™ Pro Software Enterprise Driver 17.Q3 score: 88.28. AMD Radeon™ Pro Software for Enterprise 18.Q3 score: 117.23. Performance Differential: (117.23-88.28)/88.28*100 = ~32.79% faster performance with AMD Radeon™ Pro Software for Enterprise 18.Q3. Scores are based on AMD internal lab measurements/ modeling and may vary. Additional information about the SPEC benchmarks can be found at www.spec.org/gwpg. PC manufacturers may vary configurations, yielding different results. Performance may vary based on use of latest drivers. RPS-32
  4. AMD Radeon™ Pro Software for Enterprise 18.Q3 is up to 17% faster in VRMark® Cyan Room than AMD Radeon™ Pro Software Enterprise Driver 17.Q3 when using the Radeon™ Pro WX 7100. Testing conducted by AMD Performance Labs as of Aug 1st, 2018 on a test system comprising of an Intel® Xeon® 4-core W-2125, 32GB RAM, Windows® 10 Fall Creators Update Professional 64-bit, AMD Radeon™ Pro WX 7100, AMD Radeon™ Pro Software Enterprise Driver 17.Q3/AMD Radeon™ Pro Software for Enterprise 18.Q3. Benchmark Application: VRMark® Cyan Room. AMD Radeon™ Pro Software Enterprise Driver 17.Q3 score: 80.68 fps. AMD Radeon™ Pro Software for Enterprise 18.Q3 score: 94.62 fps. Performance Differential: (94.62-80.68)/80.68*100 = ~17.27% faster performance with AMD Radeon™ Pro Software for Enterprise 18.Q3. Scores are based on AMD internal lab measurements/ modeling and may vary. PC manufacturers may vary configurations, yielding different results. Performance may vary based on use of the latest drivers. RPS-34
  5. AMD Radeon™ Pro Software for Enterprise 18.Q3 is up to an est. 53% faster in Autodesk® 3ds Max® 2015 than AMD Radeon™ Pro Software Enterprise Driver 17.Q3 when using the Radeon™ Pro WX 7100. Testing conducted by AMD Performance Labs as of Aug 1st, 2018 on a test system comprising of an Intel® Xeon® 4-core W-2125, 32GB RAM, Windows® 10 Fall Creators Update Professional 64-bit, AMD Radeon™ Pro WX 7100, AMD Radeon™ Pro Software Enterprise Driver 17.Q3/AMD Radeon™ Pro Software for Enterprise 18.Q3. Rule-compliant in all but OS version. Benchmark Application: SPECapc® for 3ds Max® 2015 Graphics Composite (4K 8xAA). AMD Radeon™ Pro Software Enterprise Driver 17.Q3 score: 1.91. AMD Radeon™ Pro Software for Enterprise 18.Q3 score: 2.93. Performance Differential: (2.93-1.91)/1.91*100 = ~53.40% faster performance with AMD Radeon™ Pro Software for Enterprise 18.Q3. Scores are based on AMD internal lab measurements/ modeling and may vary. Additional information about the SPEC benchmarks can be found at www.spec.org/gwpg. PC manufacturers may vary configurations, yielding different results. Performance may vary based on use of latest drivers. RPS-33
  6. AMD Radeon™ Pro Software for Enterprise 18.Q3 is up to 51% faster in Autodesk® Maya® than AMD Radeon™ Pro Software Enterprise Driver 17.Q4 when using the AMD Radeon™ Pro WX 9100. Testing conducted by AMD Performance Labs as of Aug 1st, 2018 on a test system comprising of an Intel® Xeon® 4-core W-2125, 32GB RAM, Windows® 10 Fall Creators Update Professional 64-bit, AMD Radeon™ Pro WX 9100, AMD Radeon™ Pro Software Enterprise Driver 17.Q4/AMD Radeon™ Pro Software for Enterprise 18.Q3. Benchmark Application: SPECviewperf® 13 maya-05 4K. AMD Radeon™ Pro Software Enterprise Driver 17.Q4 score: 101.42. AMD Radeon™ Pro Software for Enterprise 18.Q3 score: 153.27. Performance Differential: (153.27-101.42)/101.42*100 = ~51.12% faster performance with AMD Radeon™ Pro Software for Enterprise 18.Q3. Scores are based on AMD internal lab measurements/ modeling and may vary. Additional information about the SPEC benchmarks can be found at www.spec.org/gwpg. PC manufacturers may vary configurations, yielding different results. Performance may vary based on use of latest drivers. RPS-31

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