NVIDIA has formally introduced its entry-level workstation graphics card, the RTX A2000, making RTX know-how extra accessible to professionals. The NVIDIA RTX A2000 options the Ampere GPU structure & all of the RTX goodness that you simply’d anticipate in a compact and power-efficient design.
NVIDIA RTX A2000 Brings AI & Ray Tracing Energy To The Entry-Stage Workstation Section In A Compact Kind Issue
The NVIDIA RTX A2000 options the Ampere GPU structure and has a greater configuration than what we bought to see within the laptop computer variant. When it comes to specs, the RTX A2000 rocks the GA106 GPU which is supplied with 3328 CUDA cores, 104 Tensor cores, and 26 RT cores, all of which provide a pleasant efficiency bump over the earlier era choices. When it comes to reminiscence, the cardboard is supplied with 6 GB GDDR6 capability and the DRAM options ECC help for error-free computing.
When it comes to design, which is essentially the most fascinating facet of the graphics card, the NVIDIA RTX A2000 rocks a full cowl shroud in a low profile (half-length) and dual-slot kind issue. The cardboard even has a small blower type-fan on the shroud. Since this can be a 70W TDP card, there aren’t any energy connectors to plug in. It is a easy plug-and-use card that gives nice effectivity in a compact design.
There are 4 Mini DisplayPorts (1.4) close to the rear panel IO shroud which additionally comes with a small vent to exhaust sizzling air out.
The RTX A2000 will compete within the entry-tier workstation market which already consists of a number of small kind issue graphics playing cards. AMD has a couple of low-profile options although these are available Polaris flavors solely. The extra higher-end RDNA variants characteristic full-length and single-slot designs and should not positioned in the identical market because the RTX A2000.
NVIDIA Ampere Workstation Graphics Playing cards:
|Graphics Card||NVIDIA RTX A2000||NVIDIA RTX A4000||NVIDIA RTX A5000||NVIDIA RTX A6000|
|GPU||Ampere GA106 GPU?||Ampere GA104 GPU||Ampere GA102 GPU||Ampere GA102 GPU|
|GPU Course of||Samsung 8nm||Samsung 8nm||Samsung 8nm||Samsung 8nm|
|Die Measurement||276 mm²||392.5 mm²||628mm²||628mm²|
|Increase Clock||TBC||1536 MHz||1697 MHz||1455 MHz|
|Single Precision||~11 TFLOPs||19.2 TFLOPs||27.8 TFLOPs||31.2 TFLOPs|
|VRAM||12 GB GDDR6?||16 GB GDDR6||24 GB GDDR6||48 GB GDDR6|
|NVLINK VRAM||N/A||N/A||48 GB GDDR6||96 GB GDDR6|
|Reminiscence Bandwidth||336 GB/s??||448 GB/s||768 GB/s||768 GB/s|
|Launch Worth||TBC||TBC||TBC||$4650 US|
|Launch Date||TBC||April, 2021||April, 2021||December, 2020|
The NVIDIA RTX A2000 options the most recent applied sciences within the NVIDIA Ampere structure:
- Second-Technology RT Cores: Actual-time ray tracing for all skilled workflows. As much as 5x the rendering efficiency from the earlier era with RTX on.
- Third-Technology Tensor Cores: Out there within the GPU structure to allow AI-augmented instruments and purposes.
- CUDA Cores: As much as 2x the FP32 throughput of the earlier era for vital will increase in graphics and compute workloads.
- As much as 6GB of GPU Reminiscence: Helps ECC reminiscence, the primary time that NVIDIA has enabled ECC reminiscence in its 2000 collection GPUs, for error-free computing.
- PCIe Gen 4: Double the throughput with greater than 40 p.c bandwidth enchancment from the earlier era for accelerating knowledge paths out and in of the GPU.
As for the launch, NVIDIA’s RTX A2000 might be accessible in October by way of companions resembling ASUS, BOXX Applied sciences, Dell, HP, Lenovo in addition to NVIDIA’s World distribution companions.