AMD Radeon R7 M260X vs RX Vega 3
Comparison of Radeon R7 M260X and Radeon RX Vega 3 architecture, market type and release date.
Radeon R7 M260X 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 M260X and Radeon RX Vega 3's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Core clock speed
Manufacturing process technology
Texture fill rate
Compatibility, dimensions and requirements
Information on Radeon R7 M260X 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 x8
PCIe 3.0 x8
Supplementary power connectors
Parameters of memory installed on Radeon R7 M260X 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.
Maximum RAM amount
Memory bus width
Memory clock speed
Video outputs and ports
Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon R7 M260X and Radeon RX Vega 3.
Technological solutions and APIs supported by Radeon R7 M260X and Radeon RX Vega 3. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
APIs supported by Radeon R7 M260X and Radeon RX Vega 3, sometimes including their particular versions.
Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon R7 M260X and Radeon RX Vega 3. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
R7 M260X 0.82
RX Vega 3 0.84 +2.4%
3DMark Ice Storm GPU
R7 M260X 98071 +19.1%
RX Vega 3 82314
3DMark Cloud Gate GPU
R7 M260X 9034 +5.8%
RX Vega 3 8536
3DMark Fire Strike Score
R7 M260X 1336 +26.9%
RX Vega 3 1053
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
R7 M260X 1396 +20.1%
RX Vega 3 1162
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
R7 M260X 1903 +19.7%
RX Vega 3 1590
3DMark Vantage Performance
R7 M260X 7640 +40.4%
RX Vega 3 5441
R7 M260X 1115
RX Vega 3 1149 +3%
Let's see how good Radeon R7 M260X and Radeon RX Vega 3 are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.
Advantages of AMD Radeon R7 M260X
More pipelines (384 vs 192)
Mantle (an API developed by AMD for 3D graphics acceleration. Discontinued and later superceded by Vulkan)
AMD PowerTune technology
Advantages of AMD Radeon RX Vega 3
2.4% faster in synthetic tests
Much newer (7 January 2018 vs 6 December 2015)
Finer manufacturing process technology (14 vs 28 nm)
Shared Memory (up to Dual-Channel DDR4-2400)
So, R7 M260X or RX Vega 3?
Technical City couldn't decide between AMD Radeon R7 M260X and AMD Radeon RX Vega 3. The differences in performance seem too small.
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