Radeon Vega 8 vs GeForce GT 610

Radeon Vega 8
Memory: 0Mb System Shared DESKTOP
Release date: 13 Feb 2018
Radeon Vega 8
GeForce GT 610
Memory: 1024Mb DDR3 DESKTOP
Release date: 2 Apr 2012
GeForce GT 610

Summary

Reasons to consider Radeon Vega 8

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 GeForce GT 610

Supports PhysX.
Based on an outdated architecture (Nvidia Fermi), there are no performance optimizations for current games and applications.

Radeon Vega 8

HWBench recommends Radeon Vega 8

Based on theoretical specifications.


Specifications

Core Configuration

Radeon Vega 8 GeForce GT 610
GPU Name Raven Ridge () vs GF119 (GF119-300-A1)
Fab Process 14 nm vs 40 nm
Die Size 210 mm² vs 79 mm²
Transistors 4,940 million vs 292 million
Shaders 512 vs 48
Compute Units 8 vs 1
Core clock 300 MHz vs 810 MHz
ROPs 16 vs 4
TMUs 32 vs 8

Memory Configuration

Radeon Vega 8 GeForce GT 610
Memory Type System Shared vs DDR3
Bus Width System Shared vs 64 bit
Memory Speed System Shared vs 898 MHz
1796 MHz effective
Memory Size 0 Mb vs 1024 Mb

Additional details

Radeon Vega 8 GeForce GT 610
TDP 65 watts vs 29 watts
Release Date 13 Feb 2018 vs 2 Apr 2012

Raw Performance comparison

Pixel Rate

  • Radeon Vega 8
    17.60 GP/s
  • GeForce GT 610
    1.62 GP/s

GigaPixels - higher is better

Texel Rate

  • Radeon Vega 8
    35.20 GT/s
  • GeForce GT 610
    6.48 GT/s

GigaTexels - higher is better

Memory bandwidth

  • Radeon Vega 8
    0.00 GB/s
  • GeForce GT 610
    14.40 GB/s

GB/s - higher is better

Single precision performance

  • Radeon Vega 8
    1126.00 GFLOPs
  • GeForce GT 610
    155.50 GFLOPs

GFLOPs - higher is better