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

Radeon Vega 8
Memory: 0Mb System SharedDESKTOP
Release date: 13 Feb 2018
Radeon Vega 8
Radeon R7 Graphics IGP (APU A10-7850K)
Memory: 0Mb System SharedDESKTOP
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 8Radeon R7 Graphics IGP (APU A10-7850K)
GPU NameRaven Ridge ()vsSpectre ()
Fab Process14 nmvs28 nm
Die Size210 mm²vs245 mm²
Transistors4,940 millionvs2,410 million
Shaders512vs512
Compute Units8vs8
Core clock300 MHzvs720 MHz
ROPs16vs8
TMUs32vs32

Memory Configuration

Radeon Vega 8Radeon R7 Graphics IGP (APU A10-7850K)
Memory TypeSystem SharedvsSystem Shared
Bus WidthSystem SharedvsSystem Shared
Memory SpeedSystem SharedvsSystem Shared
Memory Size0 Mbvs0 Mb

Additional details

Radeon Vega 8Radeon R7 Graphics IGP (APU A10-7850K)
TDP65 wattsvs15 watts
Release Date13 Feb 2018vs11 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