AMD Radeon R7 (Carrizo) vs RX Vega 3
Comparison of Radeon R7 (Carrizo) and Radeon RX Vega 3 architecture, market type and release date.
Radeon R7 (Carrizo) 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 Radeon R7 (Carrizo) and Radeon RX Vega 3's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Manufacturing process technology
Power consumption (TDP)
Compatibility, dimensions and requirements
Information on Radeon R7 (Carrizo) 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.
Parameters of memory installed on Radeon R7 (Carrizo) 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.
Memory bus width
APIs supported by Radeon R7 (Carrizo) and Radeon RX Vega 3, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX 12 (FL 12_0)
Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon R7 (Carrizo) and Radeon RX Vega 3. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
R7 (Carrizo) 4.21
RX Vega 3 5.30 +25.9%
3DMark Ice Storm GPU
R7 (Carrizo) 61071
RX Vega 3 80755 +32.2%
3DMark Cloud Gate GPU
R7 (Carrizo) 7431
RX Vega 3 7681 +3.4%
3DMark Fire Strike Score
R7 (Carrizo) 1063 +12.7%
RX Vega 3 943
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
R7 (Carrizo) 1137 +6.8%
RX Vega 3 1065
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
R7 (Carrizo) 1792 +12.7%
RX Vega 3 1590
3DMark Vantage Performance
R7 (Carrizo) 5200
RX Vega 3 5441 +4.6%
Let's see how good Radeon R7 (Carrizo) and Radeon RX Vega 3 are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.
Advantages of AMD Radeon R7 (Carrizo)
More pipelines (512 vs 192)
Advantages of AMD Radeon RX Vega 3
25.9% faster in synthetic tests
Much newer (7 January 2018 vs 4 June 2015)
Finer manufacturing process technology (14 vs 28 nm)
Shared Memory (up to Dual-Channel DDR4-2400)
So, R7 (Carrizo) or RX Vega 3?
Judging by the results of synthetic and gaming tests, Technical City recommends AMD Radeon RX Vega 3.
Should you still have questions on choice between Radeon R7 (Carrizo) and Radeon RX Vega 3, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.