Intel HD Graphics P530 vs AMD Radeon RX Vega 3

General info

Comparison of graphics card architecture, market segment, release date and other general parameters.
Place in performance rating
Value for money (0-100)
Gen. 9 Skylake
GPU code name
Skylake GT2
Vega Raven Ridge
Market segment
Release date
1 September 2015
7 January 2018
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Technical specs

General performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider their benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines / CUDA cores
Core clock speed
350 MHz
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Boost Clock
1050 MHz
1000 MHz
Transistor count
189 million
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Manufacturing process technology
14 nm
14 nm
Power consumption (TDP)
15 Watt
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Texture fill rate
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Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on HD Graphics P530 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 3.0 x1
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Parameters of memory installed: 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.
Memory type
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Maximum RAM amount
1740 MB
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Memory bus width
64/128 Bit
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Shared memory

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on HD Graphics P530 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.
Display Connectors
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Supported technological solutions. This information will prove useful if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
Quick Sync
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API support

APIs supported by HD Graphics P530 and Radeon RX Vega 3, sometimes including their particular versions.
12 (12_1)
DirectX 12_1
Shader Model
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Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance comparison. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

HD Graphics P530 4.23
RX Vega 3 4.52 +6.9%


HD Graphics P530 1074
RX Vega 3 1149 +7%

Gaming performance

Let's see how good HD Graphics P530 and Radeon RX Vega 3 are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.

Advantages of Intel HD Graphics P530

We are unaware of any advantages of Intel HD Graphics P530 over AMD Radeon RX Vega 3.

Advantages of AMD Radeon RX Vega 3

6.9% faster in synthetic tests
Much newer (7 January 2018 vs 1 September 2015)
Cheaper ($371.00 USD vs $895.00 USD)
More pipelines (192 vs 24)

So, HD Graphics P530 or RX Vega 3?

Technical City couldn't decide between Intel HD Graphics P530 and AMD Radeon RX Vega 3. The differences in performance seem too small.
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