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76points

AMD Radeon RX Vega 56

93points

AMD Radeon VII

AMD Radeon RX Vega 56
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AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 vs AMD Radeon VII

AMD Radeon RX Vega 56
AMD Radeon VII
76
points
AMD Radeon RX Vega 56
93
points
AMD Radeon VII

Why is AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 better than AMD Radeon VII?

  • 85W lower TDP
    ?

    210Wvs295W
  • 12486.77million more transistors
    ?

    12500 millionvs13.23 million
  • 25mm narrower
    280mmvs305mm

Why is AMD Radeon VII better than AMD Radeon RX Vega 56?

  • 294MHz faster GPU clock speed
    ?

    1450MHzvs1156MHz
  • 3.32 TFLOPS higher floating-point performance
    ?

    13.82 TFLOPSvs10.5 TFLOPS
  • 136.26 GPixel/s higher pixel rate
    ?

    230.4 GPixel/svs94.14 GPixel/s
  • 102.5 GTexels/s higher texture rate
    ?

    432 GTexels/svs329.5 GTexels/s
  • 200MHz faster memory clock speed
    ?

    1000MHzvs800MHz
  • 614GB/s more memory bandwidth
    ?

    1024GB/svs410GB/s
  • 400MHz higher effective memory clock speed
    ?

    2000MHzvs1600MHz
  • 8GB more RAM memory
    16GBvs8GB

Price comparison

AMD Radeon RX Vega 56

AMD Radeon VII

Top specs and features

General info

1.Thermal Design Power (TDP)
?

The thermal design power (TDP) is the maximum amount of power the cooling system needs to dissipate. A lower TDP typically means that it consumes less power.

Best

AMD Radeon R2

15W

210W

295W

2.number of transistors
?

A higher transistor count generally indicates a newer, more powerful processor.

Best

Asus GeForce ROG Strix RTX 2080 Gaming Advanced

136000 million

12500 million

13.23 million

3.semiconductor size
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Small semiconductors provide better performance and reduced power consumption. Chipsets with a higher number of transistors, semiconductor components of electronic devices offer more computational power. A small form factor allows more transistors to fit on a chip, therefore increasing its performance.

Best

AMD Radeon RX 570

1nm

14nm

7nm

4.PCI Express (PCIe) version
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PCI Express (PCIe) is a high speed expansion card standard, that connects the computer to it's peripherals. Newer versions can support more bandwidth and deliver better performance.

Best

MSI Radeon RX 580 Armor MK2 8GB

16

3

4

5.width
?

Best

MSI Radeon RX 560 Aero ITX OC 2GB

115mm

280mm

305mm

6.Is dual-GPU
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The graphics card contains two graphics processing units (GPUs). This generally results in better performance than a similar, single-GPU graphics card.

For example

Gigabyte GeForce Aorus RTX 2080 Ti

AMD Radeon RX Vega 56
AMD Radeon VII

Performance

1.pixel rate
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The number of pixels that can be rendered to the screen every second.

Best

AMD Radeon VII

230.4 GPixel/s

94.14 GPixel/s

230.4 GPixel/s

2.texture rate
?

The number of textured pixels that can be rendered to the screen every second.

Best

AMD Radeon Pro V340 MxGPU

672 GTexels/s

329.5 GTexels/s

432 GTexels/s

3.GPU memory speed
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The memory clock speed is one aspect that determines the memory bandwidth.

Best

Asus Phoenix GeForce GTX 1060 6GB

8008MHz

800MHz

1000MHz

4.GPU clock speed
?

The graphics processing unit (GPU) has a higher clock speed.

Best

Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1080 Xtreme Gaming

1784MHz

1156MHz

1450MHz

5.floating-point performance
?

Floating-point performance is a measurement of the raw processing power of the GPU.

Best

AMD Radeon R2

89.86 TFLOPS

10.5 TFLOPS

13.82 TFLOPS

6.texture mapping units (TMUs)
?

TMUs take textures and map them to the geometry of a 3D scene. More TMUs will typically mean that texture information is processed faster.

Best

XFX Radeon Pro Duo

512

224

240

Memory

1.maximum memory bandwidth
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This is the maximum rate that data can be read from or stored into memory.

Best

Asus ROG Strix Radeon RX 570 Gaming OC

2242GB/s

410GB/s

1024GB/s

2.memory bus width
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A wider bus width means that it can carry more data per cycle. It is an important factor of memory performance, and therefore the general performance of the graphics card.

Best

Sapphire Radeon Pro Duo

8192bit

2048bit

4096bit

3.effective memory speed
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The effective memory clock speed is calculated from the size and data rate of the memory. Higher clock speeds can give increased performance in games and other applications.

Best

Nvidia GeForce RTX 2080 Super

15496MHz

1600MHz

2000MHz

4.RAM
?

Best

Nvidia Quadro GV100

32.77GB

8GB

16GB

Ports

1.has a HDMI output
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Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.

AMD Radeon RX Vega 56
AMD Radeon VII
2.DisplayPort outputs
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Allows you to connect to a display using DisplayPort.

Best

Nvidia Quadro RTX 5000

4

3

3

3.DVI outputs
?

Allows you to connect to a display using DVI.

Best

Nvidia GeForce GTX 690

3

0

0

4.HDMI ports
?

More HDMI ports mean that you can simultaneously connect numerous devices, such as video game consoles and set-top boxes.

Best

Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1650 WindForce OC

3

1

1

5.mini DisplayPort outputs
?

Allows you to connect to a display using mini-DisplayPort.

Best

AMD FirePro W9000

6

0

0

Features

1.OpenGL version
?

OpenGL is used in games, with newer versions supporting better graphics.

Best

Nvidia GeForce RTX 2070 Super

4.6

4.6

4.6

2.DirectX version
?

DirectX is used in games, with newer versions supporting better graphics.

Best

Colorful iGame GeForce GTX 1660 Ultra

12.1

12

12

3.OpenCL version
?

Some applications use OpenCL to utilise the power of the graphics processing unit (GPU) for non-graphical computing. Newer versions introduce more functionality and better performance.

Best

Yeston GeForce GTX 960 Game Ace

4.6

2

2

4.Supports 4K resolution
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Allows you to view in ultra-high definition.

AMD Radeon RX Vega 56
AMD Radeon VII
5.Supports multi-display technology
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The graphics card supports multi-display technology. This allows you to configure multiple monitors in order to create a more immersive gaming experience, such as having a wider field of view.

AMD Radeon RX Vega 56
AMD Radeon VII

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