AMD Radeon HD 8310G vs NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Max-Q 3 GB

AMD Radeon HD 8310G
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Max-Q 3 GB

General info

Comparison of Radeon HD 8310G and GeForce GTX 1060 Max-Q 3 GB architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
not rated
 
not rated
Architecture
n/d
 
Pascal
Code name
Trinity
 
GP106
Type
Laptop
 
Desktop
Release date
23 May 2013
 
27 June 2017

Technical specs

Radeon HD 8310G and GeForce GTX 1060 Max-Q 3 GB's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of Radeon HD 8310G and GeForce GTX 1060 Max-Q 3 GB's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
128
 
1280
Core clock speed
424 MHz
 
1265 MHz
Boost Clock
554 MHz
 
1480 MHz
Transistor count
n/d
 
4,400 million
Manufacturing process technology
32 nm
 
16 nm
Power consumption (TDP)
n/d
 
80 Watt
Texture fill rate
n/d
 
118.4 GTexel / s
Floating-point performance
n/d
 
3,789 gflops

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Radeon HD 8310G and GeForce GTX 1060 Max-Q 3 GB compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. For desktop video cards it's interface and bus (motherboard compatibility), additional power connectors (power supply compatibility). 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.
Interface
n/d
 
PCIe 3.0 x16
Supplementary power connectors
n/d
 
None

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on Radeon HD 8310G and GeForce GTX 1060 Max-Q 3 GB: 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
n/d
 
GDDR5
Maximum RAM amount
n/d
 
3 GB
Memory bus width
n/d
 
192 Bit
Memory clock speed
n/d
 
8008 MHz
Memory bandwidth
n/d
 
192.2 GB / s
Shared memory
+
 
n/d

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by Radeon HD 8310G and GeForce GTX 1060 Max-Q 3 GB. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
CUDA
-
 
6.1

API support

APIs supported by Radeon HD 8310G and GeForce GTX 1060 Max-Q 3 GB, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
DirectX 11, Shader 5.0
 
n/d

Advantages of AMD Radeon HD 8310G

We are unaware of any advantages of AMD Radeon HD 8310G over NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Max-Q 3 GB.

Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Max-Q 3 GB

Much newer (27 June 2017 vs 23 May 2013)
More pipelines (1280 vs 128)
Finer manufacturing process technology (16 vs 32 nm)

So, HD 8310G or GTX 1060 Max-Q 3 GB?

Technical City couldn't decide between AMD Radeon HD 8310G and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Max-Q 3 GB. We've got no test results to judge.
Be aware that Radeon HD 8310G is a notebook card while GeForce GTX 1060 Max-Q 3 GB is a desktop one.
Should you still have questions on choice between Radeon HD 8310G and GeForce GTX 1060 Max-Q 3 GB, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.

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