Radeon RX Vega 56 Overview

Radeon RX Vega 56
Memory: 8192Mb HBM2DESKTOP
Release date: 8 Aug 2017
Radeon RX Vega 56

Core Configuration

GPU Vega 10
Architecture 105
Shaders : TMUs : ROPs 3584 : 224 : 64
Performance 10544.00 GFLOPs

Memory Configuration

Memory Size 8192 Mb
Memory Bus Width 2048 bit
Memory Speed 800 MHz
1600 MHz effective
Memory Bandwidth 409.60 Gb/s

Summary

Relative performance

  • GeForce RTX 2080 Ti
    170%
  • GeForce RTX 2080
    145%
  • Geforce GTX TITAN Xp
    144%
  • GeForce GTX TITAN X (Pascal)
    143%
  • GeForce GTX 1080 Ti
    136%
  • GeForce RTX 2070
    114%
  • Radeon RX Vega 64
    112%
  • GeForce GTX 1080
    109%
  • GeForce RTX 2060
    100%
  • Radeon RX Vega 56
    100%
  • GeForce GTX 1070 Ti
    98%
  • GeForce GTX 1070
    86%
  • Radeon RX 590
    78%
  • GeForce GTX 980 Ti
    72%
  • Radeon R9 390X
    69%
  • Radeon RX 580
    68%
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    65%
  • GeForce GTX 1060 3 GB
    64%
  • GeForce GTX 980
    63%
  • GeForce GTX 1060
    63%
  • Radeon RX 480
    61%
  • Radeon RX 570
    59%
  • Radeon R9 FURY
    58%
  • Radeon R9 Nano
    56%
  • Radeon RX 470
    55%
  • GeForce GTX 970
    52%
  • GeForce GTX 780 Ti
    41%
  • GeForce GTX 1050 Ti
    31%
  • GeForce GTX 1050 3 GB
    29%
  • GeForce GTX 1050
    26%

Performance summary, based on benchmarks charts.

The Radeon RX Vega 56 is a graphics card released by AMD on 8 Aug 2017. The graphics card houses the Vega 10 die, based on the 105 architecture which packs 12,500 million transistors on a 14 nm, 484 mm2 die.

Radeon RX Vega 56 pros and cons

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


Specifications


Compared to similar performing cards

Radeon RX Vega 56GeForce RTX 2060GeForce GTX 1070 TiRadeon RX Vega 64GeForce GTX 1070
Radeon RX Vega 56GeForce RTX 2060GeForce GTX 1070 TiRadeon RX Vega 64GeForce GTX 1070
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Shader units35841920243240961920
ROPs6448646464
Graphics processorVega 10TU106GP104Vega 10GP104
Process size14 nm12 nm16 nm14 nm16 nm
Memory8192 Mb HBM2 (800 MHz
1600 MHz effective)
6144 Mb GDDR6 (1750 MHz
14000 MHz effective)
8192 Mb GDDR5 (2002 MHz
8008 MHz effective)
8192 Mb HBM2 (945 MHz
1890 MHz effective)
8192 Mb GDDR5 (2002 MHz
8008 MHz effective)
Memory bus width2048 bit192 bit256 bit2048 bit256 bit
Memory bandwidth409.60 Gb/s336.00 Gb/s256.30 Gb/s483.80 Gb/s256.30 Gb/s
Release date8 Aug 201715 Jan 201926 Oct 20178 Aug 201710 Jun 2016

Benchmarks

Battlefield V

  • Radeon RX Vega 64
    115
  • Radeon RX Vega 56
    108
  • GeForce RTX 2060
    103
  • GeForce GTX 1070 Ti
    97
  • GeForce GTX 1070
    86

FPS (higher is better)

Battlefield V

  • Radeon RX Vega 64
    89
  • Radeon RX Vega 56
    82
  • GeForce RTX 2060
    80
  • GeForce GTX 1070 Ti
    75
  • GeForce GTX 1070
    67

FPS (higher is better)

Battlefield V

  • Radeon RX Vega 64
    52
  • Radeon RX Vega 56
    47
  • GeForce GTX 1070 Ti
    42
  • GeForce GTX 1070
    37
  • GeForce RTX 2060
    36

FPS (higher is better)

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

  • Radeon RX Vega 64
    90
  • GeForce RTX 2060
    86
  • GeForce GTX 1070 Ti
    84
  • Radeon RX Vega 56
    81
  • GeForce GTX 1070
    74

FPS (higher is better)

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

  • Radeon RX Vega 64
    61
  • GeForce RTX 2060
    57
  • GeForce GTX 1070 Ti
    56
  • Radeon RX Vega 56
    54
  • GeForce GTX 1070
    49

FPS (higher is better)

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

  • Radeon RX Vega 64
    31
  • GeForce GTX 1070 Ti
    29
  • GeForce RTX 2060
    29
  • Radeon RX Vega 56
    28
  • GeForce GTX 1070
    25

FPS (higher is better)

Middle-Earth Shadow of War

  • Radeon RX Vega 64
    100
  • GeForce RTX 2060
    93
  • GeForce GTX 1070 Ti
    91
  • Radeon RX Vega 56
    88
  • GeForce GTX 1070
    81

FPS (higher is better)

Middle-Earth Shadow of War

  • Radeon RX Vega 64
    72
  • GeForce RTX 2060
    65
  • GeForce GTX 1070 Ti
    62
  • Radeon RX Vega 56
    61
  • GeForce GTX 1070
    55

FPS (higher is better)

Middle-Earth Shadow of War

  • Radeon RX Vega 64
    43
  • GeForce RTX 2060
    39
  • GeForce GTX 1070 Ti
    36
  • Radeon RX Vega 56
    36
  • GeForce GTX 1070
    32

FPS (higher is better)