AMD Radeon VII videocard review

Radeon VII videocard released by AMD; release date: 7 February 2019. At the time of release, the videocard cost $699. The videocard is designed for desktop-computers and based on GCN 5.1 microarchitecture codenamed Vega 20.

Core clock speed - 1400 MHz. Boost clock speed - 1750 MHz. Texture fill rate - 432.24 GT/s. Pipelines - 3840. Manufacturing process technology - 7 nm. Transistors count - 13,230 million. Power consumption (TDP) - 300 Watt.

Memory type: HBM2. Maximum RAM amount - 16 GB. Memory bus width - 4096 Bit. Memory clock speed - 2000 MHz. Memory bandwidth - 1024 GB/s.

Benchmarks

PassMark
G3D Mark
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
26495
17067
PassMark
G2D Mark
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
1141
795
Geekbench
OpenCL
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
237214
86705
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop
Face Detection
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
736.229 mPixels/s
203.871 mPixels/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop
Ocean Surface Simulation
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
7585.258 Frames/s
4610.698 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop
T-Rex
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
63.584 Frames/s
21.606 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop
Video Composition
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
383.037 Frames/s
69.204 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop
Bitcoin Mining
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
2563.250 mHash/s
481.759 mHash/s
GFXBench 4.0
Car Chase Offscreen
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
34770 Frames
11626 Frames
GFXBench 4.0
Manhattan
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
23622 Frames
3717 Frames
GFXBench 4.0
T-Rex
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
56437 Frames
3359 Frames
GFXBench 4.0
Car Chase Offscreen
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
34770.000 Fps
11626.000 Fps
GFXBench 4.0
Manhattan
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
23622.000 Fps
3717.000 Fps
GFXBench 4.0
T-Rex
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
56437.000 Fps
3359.000 Fps
3DMark Fire Strike
Graphics Score
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
19970
8889
Name Value
PassMark - G3D Mark 17067
PassMark - G2D Mark 795
Geekbench - OpenCL 86705
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection 203.871 mPixels/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation 4610.698 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex 21.606 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition 69.204 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining 481.759 mHash/s
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen 11626 Frames
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan 3717 Frames
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex 3359 Frames
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen 11626.000 Fps
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan 3717.000 Fps
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex 3359.000 Fps
3DMark Fire Strike - Graphics Score 8889

Games performance

Cyberpunk 2077 (2020)

Low, 1280x720134.40
Medium, 1920x108079.00
High, 1920x108065.40
Ultra, 1920x108056.90
QHD, 2560x144038.20
4K, 3840x216018.40

Immortals Fenyx Rising (2020)

Low, 1280x720103.00
Medium, 1920x108092.00
High, 1920x108085.00
Ultra, 1920x108079.00
QHD, 2560x144067.00
4K, 3840x216046.00

Crysis Remastered (2020)

Low, 1280x720230.30
Medium, 1920x1080152.30
High, 1920x108080.40
Ultra, 1920x108063.80
QHD, 2560x144048.70
4K, 3840x216030.70

Yakuza Like a Dragon (2020)

Low, 1280x72086.20
Medium, 1920x108080.80
High, 1920x108078.60
Ultra, 1920x108075.40
QHD, 2560x144065.80
4K, 3840x216035.30

Call of Duty Black Ops Cold War (2020)

Low, 1280x720182.50
Medium, 1920x1080126.60
High, 1920x1080104.60
Ultra, 1920x108079.20
QHD, 2560x144059.50
4K, 3840x216037.20

Assassin´s Creed Valhalla (2020)

Low, 1280x720134.00
Medium, 1920x108099.00
High, 1920x108082.00
Ultra, 1920x108072.00
QHD, 2560x144057.00
4K, 3840x216035.00

Dirt 5 (2020)

Low, 1280x720171.00
Medium, 1920x1080113.00
High, 1920x108093.70
Ultra, 1920x108085.70
QHD, 2560x144069.10
4K, 3840x216044.80

Watch Dogs Legion (2020)

Low, 1280x720147.00
Medium, 1920x1080113.00
High, 1920x108099.00
Ultra, 1920x108063.00
QHD, 2560x144048.40
4K, 3840x216029.10

FIFA 21 (2020)

Low, 1280x720217.00
Medium, 1920x1080214.00
High, 1920x1080211.00
Ultra, 1920x1080211.00
QHD, 2560x1440200.00
4K, 3840x2160186.00

Star Wars Squadrons (2020)

Low, 1280x720421.40
Medium, 1920x1080364.30
High, 1920x1080339.00
Ultra, 1920x1080326.60
QHD, 2560x1440220.40
4K, 3840x2160115.00

Mafia Definitive Edition (2020)

Low, 1280x720143.00
Medium, 1920x1080110.90
High, 1920x1080100.80
QHD, 2560x144074.20
4K, 3840x216042.20

Serious Sam 4 (2020)

Low, 1280x720157.90
Medium, 1920x1080112.20
High, 1920x108097.20
Ultra, 1920x108077.90
QHD, 2560x144065.80
4K, 3840x216046.50

Horizon Zero Dawn (2020)

Low, 1280x720161.00
Medium, 1920x1080121.00
High, 1920x1080102.00
Ultra, 1920x108089.00
QHD, 2560x144072.00
4K, 3840x216042.00

Death Stranding (2020)

Low, 1280x720203.50
Medium, 1920x1080143.20
High, 1920x1080132.30
Ultra, 1920x1080129.60
QHD, 2560x144096.20
4K, 3840x216055.30

F1 2020 (2020)

Low, 1280x720185.00
Medium, 1920x1080155.00
High, 1920x1080130.00
Ultra, 1920x108095.00
QHD, 2560x144080.00
4K, 3840x216057.00

Strange Brigade (2018)

Low, 1280x720289.00
Medium, 1920x1080118.00
High, 1920x108097.30
Ultra, 1920x108083.50
QHD, 2560x144061.00
4K, 3840x216033.40

Gears Tactics (2020)

Low, 1280x720181.00
Medium, 1920x1080120.00
High, 1920x108080.00
Ultra, 1920x108065.00
QHD, 2560x144063.00
4K, 3840x216042.00

Doom Eternal (2020)

Low, 1280x720373.10
Medium, 1920x1080237.90
High, 1920x1080198.00
Ultra, 1920x1080197.20
QHD, 2560x1440156.40
4K, 3840x216088.80

Hunt Showdown (2020)

Low, 1280x720213.40
Medium, 1920x1080159.40
High, 1920x1080142.50
QHD, 2560x1440100.80
4K, 3840x216053.80

Red Dead Redemption 2 (2019)

Low, 1280x720155.70
Medium, 1920x1080125.60
High, 1920x108084.70
Ultra, 1920x108056.00
QHD, 2560x144045.90
4K, 3840x216030.10

Star Wars Jedi Fallen Order (2019)

Medium, 1920x1080125.90
High, 1920x1080120.70
Ultra, 1920x1080119.10
QHD, 2560x144086.10
4K, 3840x216043.40

Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2019 (2019)

Low, 1280x720203.20
Medium, 1920x1080147.90
High, 1920x1080134.90
Ultra, 1920x1080119.10
QHD, 2560x144090.60
4K, 3840x216052.10

GRID 2019 (2019)

Low, 1280x720221.70
Medium, 1920x1080155.60
High, 1920x1080139.30
Ultra, 1920x1080107.10
QHD, 2560x144088.50
4K, 3840x216058.20

Borderlands 3 (2019)

Low, 1280x720146.00
Medium, 1920x1080128.00
High, 1920x108096.90
Ultra, 1920x108078.90
QHD, 2560x144057.00
4K, 3840x216031.80

Control (2019)

Low, 1280x720194.00
Medium, 1920x1080124.30
High, 1920x108087.90
QHD, 2560x144056.80
4K, 3840x216028.60

Anno 1800 (2019)

Low, 1280x720143.70
Medium, 1920x1080129.80
High, 1920x108087.60
Ultra, 1920x108050.40
QHD, 2560x144046.00
4K, 3840x216027.60

The Division 2 (2019)

Low, 1280x720193.00
Medium, 1920x1080143.00
High, 1920x1080113.00
Ultra, 1920x108087.00
QHD, 2560x144063.00
4K, 3840x216035.00

Dirt Rally 2.0 (2019)

Low, 1280x720249.40
Medium, 1920x1080180.40
High, 1920x1080164.60
Ultra, 1920x1080106.50
QHD, 2560x144083.30
4K, 3840x216052.50

Anthem (2019)

Low, 1280x720113.20
Medium, 1920x1080100.30
High, 1920x108093.80
Ultra, 1920x108090.50
QHD, 2560x144082.80
4K, 3840x216048.30

Metro Exodus (2019)

Low, 1280x720146.10
Medium, 1920x1080113.70
High, 1920x108082.80
Ultra, 1920x108067.20
QHD, 2560x144055.80
4K, 3840x216037.40

Far Cry New Dawn (2019)

Low, 1280x720107.00
Medium, 1920x108095.00
High, 1920x108092.00
Ultra, 1920x108083.00
QHD, 2560x144083.00
4K, 3840x216061.00

Just Cause 4 (2018)

Low, 1280x720119.00
Medium, 1920x1080113.00
High, 1920x1080102.00
Ultra, 1920x1080101.00
4K, 3840x216045.70

Darksiders III (2018)

Low, 1280x720183.00
Medium, 1920x1080138.00
High, 1920x1080125.00
Ultra, 1920x1080119.00
4K, 3840x216044.20

Farming Simulator 19 (2018)

Low, 1280x720180.00
Medium, 1920x1080166.00
High, 1920x1080121.00
Ultra, 1920x1080111.00
4K, 3840x216051.10

Battlefield V (2018)

Low, 1280x720183.00
Medium, 1920x1080136.00
High, 1920x1080137.00
Ultra, 1920x1080127.00
4K, 3840x216073.00

Fallout 76 (2018)

Low, 1280x72059.90
Medium, 1920x108059.90
High, 1920x108059.90
Ultra, 1920x108059.90
4K, 3840x216059.20

Hitman 2 (2018)

Low, 1280x72088.00
Medium, 1920x108092.00
High, 1920x108084.00
Ultra, 1920x108082.00
4K, 3840x216052.90

Call of Duty Black Ops 4 (2018)

Low, 1280x720220.00
Medium, 1920x1080160.00
High, 1920x1080153.00
Ultra, 1920x1080146.00
4K, 3840x216058.10

Assassin's Creed Odyssey (2018)

Low, 1280x72082.00
Medium, 1920x108076.00
High, 1920x108070.00
Ultra, 1920x108063.00
4K, 3840x216044.00

Forza Horizon 4 (2018)

Low, 1280x720188.00
Medium, 1920x1080163.00
High, 1920x1080157.00
Ultra, 1920x1080130.00
4K, 3840x216077.00

FIFA 19 (2018)

Low, 1280x720227.00
Medium, 1920x1080227.00
High, 1920x1080227.00
Ultra, 1920x1080227.00
4K, 3840x2160208.00

Shadow of the Tomb Raider (2018)

Low, 1280x720137.00
Medium, 1920x1080120.00
High, 1920x1080116.00
Ultra, 1920x1080110.00
4K, 3840x216044.00

F1 2018 (2018)

Low, 1280x720220.00
Medium, 1920x1080196.00
High, 1920x1080149.00
Ultra, 1920x1080133.00
4K, 3840x216071.00

Monster Hunter World (2018)

Low, 1280x720120.00
Medium, 1920x1080117.00
High, 1920x1080116.00
Ultra, 1920x108094.00
4K, 3840x216033.50

The Crew 2 (2018)

Low, 1280x72060.00
Medium, 1920x108060.00
High, 1920x108060.00
Ultra, 1920x108060.00
4K, 3840x216041.00

Far Cry 5 (2018)

Low, 1280x720118.00
Medium, 1920x108099.00
High, 1920x108095.00
Ultra, 1920x108091.00
4K, 3840x216059.00

X-Plane 11.11 (2018)

Low, 1280x720149.00
Medium, 1920x1080133.00
High, 1920x1080103.00
4K, 3840x216088.10

Kingdom Come: Deliverance (2018)

Low, 1280x720134.00
Medium, 1920x1080116.00
High, 1920x108090.00
Ultra, 1920x108071.00
4K, 3840x216030.80

Final Fantasy XV Benchmark (2018)

Low, 1280x720130.00
Medium, 1920x108069.00
High, 1920x108048.70
QHD35.10
4K, 3840x216019.20

Fortnite (2018)

Low, 1280x720197.00
Medium, 1920x1080195.00
High, 1920x1080154.00
Ultra, 1920x1080114.00
4K, 3840x216044.40

Assassin's Creed Origins (2017)

Low, 1280x72075.00
Medium, 1920x108070.00
High, 1920x108068.00
Ultra, 1920x108063.00
4K, 3840x216049.00

Destiny 2 (2017)

Low, 1280x720147.00
Medium, 1920x1080136.00
High, 1920x1080134.00
Ultra, 1920x1080112.00
4K, 3840x216051.00

Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) (2017)

Low, 1280x720161.00
Medium, 1920x1080157.00
High, 1920x1080158.00
Ultra, 1920x1080143.00
4K, 3840x216058.00

Dirt 4 (2017)

Low, 1280x720324.00
Medium, 1920x1080255.00
High, 1920x1080224.00
Ultra, 1920x1080150.00
4K, 3840x216084.00

Ghost Recon Wildlands (2017)

Low, 1280x720127.00
Medium, 1920x108088.00
High, 1920x108082.00
Ultra, 1920x108049.00
4K, 3840x216042.00

For Honor (2017)

Low, 1280x720226.00
Medium, 1920x1080169.00
High, 1920x1080159.00
Ultra, 1920x1080121.00
4K, 3840x216064.00

Battlefield 1 (2016)

Low, 1280x720187.00
Medium, 1366x768169.00
High, 1920x1080153.00
Ultra, 1920x1080138.00
4K, 3840x216082.00

Deus Ex Mankind Divided (2016)

Low, 1280x720124.00
Medium, 1366x768120.00
High, 1920x1080109.00
Ultra, 1920x108070.00
4K, 3840x216047.00

Overwatch (2016)

Low, 1280x720300.00
Medium, 1366x768226.00
High, 1920x1080226.00
Ultra, 1920x1080128.00
4K, 3840x2160101.00

The Division (2016)

Low, 1280x720203.00
Medium, 1366x768174.00
High, 1920x1080117.00
Ultra, 1920x108091.00
4K, 3840x216060.00

Far Cry Primal (2016)

Low, 1280x720125.00
Medium, 1920x1080111.00
High, 1920x1080101.00
Ultra, 1920x108094.00
4K, 3840x216069.00

Rise of the Tomb Raider (2016)

Low, 1024x768232.00
Medium, 1366x768163.00
High, 1920x1080105.00
Ultra, 1920x108089.00
4K, 3840x216056.30

Rainbow Six Siege (2015)

Low, 1024x768227.00
Medium, 1366x768225.00
High, 1920x1080200.00
Ultra, 1920x1080190.00
4K, 3840x216093.00

Dota 2 Reborn (2015)

Low, 1280x720185.20
Medium, 1366x768164.25
High, 1920x1080159.90
Ultra, 1920x1080147.40
4K, 3840x216078.40

The Witcher 3 (2015)

Low, 1024x768223.00
Medium, 1366x768208.00
High, 1920x1080139.00
Ultra, 1920x108075.00
4K, 3840x216054.30

GTA V (2015)

Low, 1024x768178.00
Medium, 1366x768172.50
High, 1920x1080135.00
Ultra, 1920x108087.65
QHD43.40
4K, 3840x216062.25

Battlefield 4 (2013)

Low, 1024x768199.10
Medium, 1366x768199.80
High, 1366x768199.80
Ultra, 1920x1080180.60
4K, 3840x216070.40

Specifications (specs)

Essentials

Architecture GCN 5.1
Code name Vega 20
Design AMD Radeon 2nd generation Vega
GCN generation 5th Gen
Launch date 7 February 2019
Launch price (MSRP) $699
Place in performance rating 85
Price now $699.99
Type Desktop
Value for money (0-100) 32.74

Technical info

Boost clock speed 1750 MHz
Compute units 60
Core clock speed 1400 MHz
Manufacturing process technology 7 nm
Peak Double Precision (FP64) Performance 3.46 TFLOPs
Peak Half Precision (FP16) Performance 27.7 TFLOPs
Peak Single Precision (FP32) Performance 13.8 TFLOPs
Pipelines 3840
Pixel fill rate 115.26 GP/s
Stream Processors 3840
Texture fill rate 432.24 GT/s
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 300 Watt
Transistor count 13,230 million

Video outputs and ports

Display Connectors 1x HDMI, 3x DisplayPort
DisplayPort count 3
DisplayPort support
HDMI
VGA

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Interface PCIe 3.0 x16
Length 305 mm
Recommended system power (PSU) 750 W
Supplementary power connectors 2x 8-pin

API support

DirectX 12.0
OpenCL 2.0
OpenGL 4.6
Vulkan

Memory

High bandwidth memory (HBM)
Maximum RAM amount 16 GB
Memory bandwidth 1024 GB/s
Memory bus width 4096 Bit
Memory clock speed 2000 MHz
Memory type HBM2

Technologies

AMD Eyefinity
AMD Radeon™ Chill
AMD Radeon™ ReLive
FreeSync
PowerTune
TressFX
TrueAudio
Unified Video Decoder (UVD)
Video Code Engine (VCE)
Virtual Super Resolution (VSR)
VR Ready
ZeroCore