Radeon Vega 8 vs Radeon R7 370

Radeon Vega 8
Memory: 0Mb System Shared DESKTOP
Release date: 13 Feb 2018
Radeon Vega 8
Radeon R7 370
Memory: 2048Mb GDDR5 DESKTOP
Release date: 18 Jun 2015
Radeon R7 370

Summary

Reasons to consider Radeon Vega 8

45 watts lower power draw. This might be a strong point if your current power supply is not enough to handle the Radeon R7 370 .
This is a much newer product, it might have better long term support.
Supports Direct3D 12 Async Compute.
Supports FreeSync.
Supports ReLive (allows game streaming/recording with minimum performance penalty).
Supports TrueAudio.

Reasons to consider Radeon R7 370

Higher theoretical gaming performance, based on specifications.
Supports Direct3D 12 Async Compute.
Supports ReLive (allows game streaming/recording with minimum performance penalty).
Supports Mantle.

Radeon R7 370

HWBench recommends Radeon R7 370

Based on theoretical specifications.



Specifications

Core Configuration

Radeon Vega 8 Radeon R7 370
GPU Name Raven Ridge () vs Trinidad (Trinidad PRO)
Fab Process 14 nm vs 28 nm
Die Size 210 mm² vs 212 mm²
Transistors 4,940 million vs 2,800 million
Shaders 512 vs 1024
Compute Units 8 vs 16
Core clock 300 MHz vs 925 MHz
ROPs 16 vs 32
TMUs 32 vs 64

Memory Configuration

Radeon Vega 8 Radeon R7 370
Memory Type System Shared vs GDDR5
Bus Width System Shared vs 256 bit
Memory Speed System Shared vs 1400 MHz
5600 MHz effective
Memory Size 0 Mb vs 2048 Mb

Additional details

Radeon Vega 8 Radeon R7 370
TDP 65 watts vs 110 watts
Release Date 13 Feb 2018 vs 18 Jun 2015

Raw Performance comparison

Pixel Rate

  • Radeon Vega 8
    17.60 GP/s
  • Radeon R7 370
    31.20 GP/s

GigaPixels - higher is better

Texel Rate

  • Radeon Vega 8
    35.20 GT/s
  • Radeon R7 370
    62.40 GT/s

GigaTexels - higher is better

Memory bandwidth

  • Radeon Vega 8
    0.00 GB/s
  • Radeon R7 370
    179.20 GB/s

GB/s - higher is better

Single precision performance

  • Radeon Vega 8
    1126.00 GFLOPs
  • Radeon R7 370
    1996.80 GFLOPs

GFLOPs - higher is better