Chipmaker AMD has announced the availability of new AMD Radeon Pro 5000 series GPUs for Apple’s updated 27-inch iMac. Built on 7nm process technology and AMD RDNA graphics architecture, the Radeon Pro 5000 series powers a wide range of graphically intensive applications.
According to the chipmaker, some of the key capabilities and features of the new AMD Radeon Pro 5000 series GPUs are up to 7.6 TFLOPS of single-precision (FP32) floating point performance, up to 16GB of GDDR6 memory with 384 GB/s bandwidth for fast transfer speeds to power data-intensive pro applications and AMD RDNA architecture built on 7nm FinFET process technology.
The 27-inch iMac features a Retina 5K display with 5120 x 2880 pixels resolution and 500 nits brightness. The display is powered by True Tone technology. The base model is powered by 3.1GHz hexa‑core 10th-generation Intel Core i5 processor with Turbo Boost up to 4.5GHz. There are two more variants with clock speeds of 3.3GHz and 3.8GHz.
The 3.3GHz model can be ramped up to 3.6GHz 10-core 10th-generation Intel Core i9 with Turbo Boost up to 5.0GHz. The 3.8GHz version comes with an octa‑core 10th-generation Intel Core i7 processor with Turbo Boost up to 5.0GHz but can be configured to 3.6GHz 10-core 10th-generation Intel Core i9.