AMD Radeon HD 8310G vs NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Max-Q 3 GB
Comparison of Radeon HD 8310G and GeForce GTX 1060 Max-Q 3 GB architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
23 May 2013
27 June 2017
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.
Core clock speed
Manufacturing process technology
Power consumption (TDP)
Texture fill rate
118.4 GTexel / s
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.
PCIe 3.0 x16
Supplementary power connectors
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.
Maximum RAM amount
Memory bus width
Memory clock speed
192.2 GB / s
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.
APIs supported by Radeon HD 8310G and GeForce GTX 1060 Max-Q 3 GB, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX 11, Shader 5.0
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.