AMD Radeon Vega 8 Efficient videocard review

Radeon Vega 8 Efficient videocard released by AMD; release date: 23 April 2018. The videocard is designed for desktop-computers and based on GCN 5.0 microarchitecture codenamed Raven.

Core clock speed - 300 MHz. Boost clock speed - 1100 MHz. Manufacturing process technology - 14 nm. Transistors count - 4,940 million. Power consumption (TDP) - 35 Watt.

Benchmarks

CompuBench 1.5 Desktop
Face Detection
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
736.229 mPixels/s
26.039 mPixels/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop
Ocean Surface Simulation
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
7585.258 Frames/s
176.928 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop
T-Rex
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
63.584 Frames/s
1.666 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop
Video Composition
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
383.037 Frames/s
27.603 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop
Bitcoin Mining
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
2563.250 mHash/s
135.168 mHash/s
GFXBench 4.0
Car Chase Offscreen
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
34770 Frames
2438 Frames
GFXBench 4.0
Manhattan
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
23622 Frames
3624 Frames
GFXBench 4.0
T-Rex
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
56437 Frames
3150 Frames
GFXBench 4.0
Car Chase Offscreen
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
34770.000 Fps
2438.000 Fps
GFXBench 4.0
Manhattan
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
23622.000 Fps
3624.000 Fps
GFXBench 4.0
T-Rex
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
56437.000 Fps
3150.000 Fps
3DMark Fire Strike
Graphics Score
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
19970
862
Name Value
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection 26.039 mPixels/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation 176.928 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex 1.666 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition 27.603 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining 135.168 mHash/s
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen 2438 Frames
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan 3624 Frames
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex 3150 Frames
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen 2438.000 Fps
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan 3624.000 Fps
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex 3150.000 Fps
3DMark Fire Strike - Graphics Score 862

Specifications (specs)

Essentials

Architecture GCN 5.0
Code name Raven
Launch date 23 April 2018
Place in performance rating 985
Type Desktop

Technical info

Boost clock speed 1100 MHz
Core clock speed 300 MHz
Manufacturing process technology 14 nm
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 35 Watt
Transistor count 4,940 million

Video outputs and ports

Display Connectors No outputs

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Interface IGP
Supplementary power connectors None

API support

DirectX 12.0 (12_1)
OpenGL 4.6