NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460M vs AMD Radeon RX Vega 3
Comparison of GeForce GTX 460M and Radeon RX Vega 3 architecture, market type and release date.
GeForce GTX 460M and Radeon RX Vega 3's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of GeForce GTX 460M and Radeon RX Vega 3's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Core clock speed
Manufacturing process technology
Power consumption (TDP)
Texture fill rate
Compatibility, dimensions and requirements
Information on GeForce GTX 460M and Radeon RX Vega 3 compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. For notebook video cards it's notebook size, connection slot and bus, if the video card is inserted into a slot instead of being soldered to the notebook motherboard.
PCIe 2.0 x16
Parameters of memory installed on GeForce GTX 460M and Radeon RX Vega 3: its type, size, bus, clock and resulting bandwidth. Note that GPUs integrated into processors don't have dedicated memory and use a shared part of system RAM.
Maximum RAM amount
Memory bus width
Memory clock speed
Video outputs and ports
Types and number of video connectors present on GeForce GTX 460M and Radeon RX Vega 3. As a rule, this section is relevant only for desktop reference video cards, since for notebook ones the availability of certain video outputs depends on the laptop model.
APIs supported by GeForce GTX 460M and Radeon RX Vega 3, sometimes including their particular versions.
12 API with Feature Level 12.1
Non-gaming benchmarks performance of GeForce GTX 460M and Radeon RX Vega 3. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
GTX 460M 4.46
RX Vega 3 4.52 +1.3%
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
GTX 460M 1370 +28.6%
RX Vega 3 1065
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
GTX 460M 1623 +2.1%
RX Vega 3 1590
3DMark Vantage Performance
GTX 460M 7507 +38%
RX Vega 3 5441
GTX 460M 1135
RX Vega 3 1149 +1.2%
Cryptocurrency mining performance of GeForce GTX 460M and Radeon RX Vega 3. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
Let's see how good GeForce GTX 460M and Radeon RX Vega 3 are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.
Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460M
Cheaper ($88.00 USD vs $371.00 USD)
CUDA (Compute Unified Device Architecture - an API for video card computing power usage in tasks different from 3D graphics processing. Can be used for physics simulation for instance)
PhysX (hardware acceleration of physical simulation engine named PhysX)
Advantages of AMD Radeon RX Vega 3
1.3% faster in synthetic tests
Much newer (7 January 2018 vs 3 September 2010)
Finer manufacturing process technology (14 vs 40 nm)
So, GTX 460M or RX Vega 3?
Technical City couldn't decide between NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460M and AMD Radeon RX Vega 3. The differences in performance seem too small.
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