Radeon Vega 8 vs Radeon R7 Graphics IGP (APU A10-7850K)

Radeon Vega 8
Memory: 0Mb System Shared DESKTOP
Release date: 13 Feb 2018
Radeon Vega 8
Radeon R7 Graphics IGP (APU A10-7850K)
Memory: 0Mb System Shared DESKTOP
Release date: 11 Jan 2014
Radeon R7 Graphics IGP (APU A10-7850K)

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 Radeon R7 Graphics IGP (APU A10-7850K)

50 watts lower power draw. This might be a strong point if your current power supply is not enough to handle the Radeon Vega 8 .

Radeon Vega 8

HWBench recommends Radeon Vega 8

Based on theoretical specifications.


Specifications

Core Configuration

Radeon Vega 8 Radeon R7 Graphics IGP (APU A10-7850K)
GPU Name Raven Ridge () vs Spectre ()
Fab Process 14 nm vs 28 nm
Die Size 210 mm² vs 245 mm²
Transistors 4,940 million vs 2,410 million
Shaders 512 vs 512
Compute Units 8 vs 8
Core clock 300 MHz vs 720 MHz
ROPs 16 vs 8
TMUs 32 vs 32

Memory Configuration

Radeon Vega 8 Radeon R7 Graphics IGP (APU A10-7850K)
Memory Type System Shared vs System Shared
Bus Width System Shared vs System Shared
Memory Speed System Shared vs System Shared
Memory Size 0 Mb vs 0 Mb

Additional details

Radeon Vega 8 Radeon R7 Graphics IGP (APU A10-7850K)
TDP 65 watts vs 15 watts
Release Date 13 Feb 2018 vs 11 Jan 2014

Raw Performance comparison

Pixel Rate

  • Radeon Vega 8
    17.60 GP/s
  • Radeon R7 Graphics IGP (APU A10-7850K)
    5.76 GP/s

GigaPixels - higher is better

Texel Rate

  • Radeon Vega 8
    35.20 GT/s
  • Radeon R7 Graphics IGP (APU A10-7850K)
    23.00 GT/s

GigaTexels - higher is better

Memory bandwidth

  • Radeon Vega 8
    0.00 GB/s
  • Radeon R7 Graphics IGP (APU A10-7850K)
    0.00 GB/s

GB/s - higher is better

Single precision performance

  • Radeon Vega 8
    1126.00 GFLOPs
  • Radeon R7 Graphics IGP (APU A10-7850K)
    737.30 GFLOPs

GFLOPs - higher is better