AMD Radeon Pro Vega 16: specs and benchmarks

AMD Radeon Pro Vega 16

Summary

AMD started Radeon Pro Vega 16 sales 14 November 2018. This is GCN 5.0 architecture notebook card based on 14 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at designers. 4 GB of HBM2 memory clocked at 2.4 GHz are supplied.

Compatibility-wise, this is card attached via PCIe 3.0 x16 interface. Power consumption is at 75 Watt.

It provides poor gaming and benchmark performance at 22.67 percent of a leader's which is NVIDIA TITAN RTX.

General info

Of Radeon Pro Vega 16's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
GCN 5.0
 
Code name
Vega 12
 
Type
Mobile workstation
 
Release date
14 November 2018
 

Technical specs

Radeon Pro Vega 16's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of Radeon Pro Vega 16's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
1024
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Boost Clock
1190 MHz
 
Manufacturing process technology
14 nm
 
Power consumption (TDP)
75 Watt
 
of 900 (Tesla S2050)

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Radeon Pro Vega 16's 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.
Laptop size
large
 
Interface
PCIe 3.0 x16
 

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on Radeon Pro Vega 16: 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
HBM2
 
Maximum RAM amount
4 GB
 
Memory clock speed
2400 MHz
 
Shared memory
-
 

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon Pro Vega 16.
Display Connectors
No outputs
 

API support

APIs supported by Radeon Pro Vega 16, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12.0 (12_1)
 
OpenGL
4.6
 

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon Pro Vega 16. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

22.67

3DMark Cloud Gate GPU

56273

3DMark Fire Strike Score

6902

3DMark Fire Strike Graphics

7745

3DMark 11 Performance GPU

10569

Passmark

4682

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Radeon Pro Vega 16 is for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS. Comparisons with system requirements are included, but remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Radeon Pro Vega 16 performance compared to its nearest competitors.

NVIDIA equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Radeon Pro Vega 16 from NVIDIA is Quadro M3000M, which is faster by 1% and higher by 8 positions in our rating.

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