Radeon Vega 8 vs Radeon R7 370

Radeon Vega 8
Memory: 0Mb System SharedDESKTOP
Release date: 13 Feb 2018
Radeon Vega 8
Radeon R7 370
Memory: 2048Mb GDDR5DESKTOP
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 8Radeon R7 370
GPU NameRaven Ridge ()vsTrinidad (Trinidad PRO)
Fab Process14 nmvs28 nm
Die Size210 mm²vs212 mm²
Transistors4,940 millionvs2,800 million
Shaders512vs1024
Compute Units8vs16
Core clock300 MHzvs925 MHz
ROPs16vs32
TMUs32vs64

Memory Configuration

Radeon Vega 8Radeon R7 370
Memory TypeSystem SharedvsGDDR5
Bus WidthSystem Sharedvs256 bit
Memory SpeedSystem Sharedvs1400 MHz
5600 MHz effective
Memory Size0 Mbvs2048 Mb

Additional details

Radeon Vega 8Radeon R7 370
TDP65 wattsvs110 watts
Release Date13 Feb 2018vs18 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