Sure you have GigaRays, but can you power 32 VMs per card? Meet the Radeon Pro V340
Subject: General Tech | August 28, 2018 - 01:21 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
Tagged: Vega, Radeon Pro V340, radeon pro, amd
The new Radeon Pro V340 is designed in a way we haven't seen from AMD in a while, with dual Vega 56 GPUs sharing the same PCB with 32GB of HBM2. The card is not aimed at the same market segment as NVIDIA's new RTX cards, instead AMD is talking up its virtualisation abilities. One card can support 32 VMs, which means AMD could have perhaps picked a better name, but that does not detract from this impressive ability. This could position AMD to compete effectively against NVIDIA's GeForce Now game streaming service and offer their own service to allow you to play games over the net, independent of your own hardware. You can check out the announcement video over at The Inquirer to see how AMD is planning on positioning themselves.
"Essentially squashing two Vega 56 graphics cards together, the Radeon Pro V340 sports 112 compute units and 7,168 stream processors. It also makes use of high-bandwidth memory totalling in 32GB of HBM2, which touts a bandwidth of 512GB/s"
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