Radeon RX Vega 11 vs Radeon R7 240 (HD 8570 rebrand)

Radeon RX Vega 11
Memory: 0Mb System SharedDESKTOP
Release date: 13 Feb 2018
Radeon RX Vega 11
Radeon R7 240 (HD 8570 rebrand)
Memory: 2048Mb DDR3DESKTOP
Release date: 1 Nov 2013
Radeon R7 240 (HD 8570 rebrand)

Summary

Reasons to consider Radeon RX Vega 11

This is a much newer product, it might have better long term support.
Higher theoretical gaming performance, based on specifications.
Supports Direct3D 12 Async Compute.
Supports FreeSync.
Supports ReLive (allows game streaming/recording with minimum performance penalty).
Supports TrueAudio.

Reasons to consider Radeon R7 240 (HD 8570 rebrand)

Supports Direct3D 12 Async Compute.
Supports ReLive (allows game streaming/recording with minimum performance penalty).
Supports Mantle.

Radeon RX Vega 11

HWBench recommends Radeon RX Vega 11

Based on theoretical specifications.


Specifications

Core Configuration

Radeon RX Vega 11Radeon R7 240 (HD 8570 rebrand)
GPU NameRaven Ridge ()vsOland ()
Fab Process14 nmvs28 nm
Die Size210 mm²vs90 mm²
Transistors4,940 millionvs1,040 million
Shaders704vs320
Compute Units11vs5
Core clock300 MHzvs730 MHz
ROPs16vs8
TMUs44vs20

Memory Configuration

Radeon RX Vega 11Radeon R7 240 (HD 8570 rebrand)
Memory TypeSystem SharedvsDDR3
Bus WidthSystem Sharedvs128 bit
Memory SpeedSystem Sharedvs900 MHz
1800 MHz effective
Memory Size0 Mbvs2048 Mb

Additional details

Radeon RX Vega 11Radeon R7 240 (HD 8570 rebrand)
TDP65 wattsvs50 watts
Release Date13 Feb 2018vs1 Nov 2013

Raw Performance comparison

Pixel Rate

  • Radeon RX Vega 11
    20.00 GP/s
  • Radeon R7 240 (HD 8570 rebrand)
    5.84 GP/s

GigaPixels - higher is better

Texel Rate

  • Radeon RX Vega 11
    55.00 GT/s
  • Radeon R7 240 (HD 8570 rebrand)
    14.60 GT/s

GigaTexels - higher is better

Memory bandwidth

  • Radeon RX Vega 11
    0.00 GB/s
  • Radeon R7 240 (HD 8570 rebrand)
    28.80 GB/s

GB/s - higher is better

Single precision performance

  • Radeon RX Vega 11
    1760.00 GFLOPs
  • Radeon R7 240 (HD 8570 rebrand)
    467.20 GFLOPs

GFLOPs - higher is better