AMD Radeon RX Vega 5 vs R9 M385X
Comparison of Radeon RX Vega 5 and Radeon R9 M385X architecture, market type and release date.
Radeon RX Vega 5 and Radeon R9 M385X's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of Radeon RX Vega 5 and Radeon R9 M385X'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 RX Vega 5 and Radeon R9 M385X 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 x16
Parameters of memory installed on Radeon RX Vega 5 and Radeon R9 M385X: 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 RX Vega 5 and Radeon R9 M385X. As a rule, this section is relevant only for desktop reference video cards, since for notebook ones the availability of certain video outputs depends on the laptop model.
Technological solutions and APIs supported by Radeon RX Vega 5 and Radeon R9 M385X. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
APIs supported by Radeon RX Vega 5 and Radeon R9 M385X, sometimes including their particular versions.
Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon RX Vega 5 and Radeon R9 M385X. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
RX Vega 5 11.94 +47.4%
R9 M385X 8.10
3DMark Cloud Gate GPU
RX Vega 5 18282
R9 M385X 22544 +23.3%
3DMark Fire Strike Score
RX Vega 5 2232
R9 M385X 2931 +31.3%
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
RX Vega 5 2438
R9 M385X 3405 +39.7%
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
RX Vega 5 3535
R9 M385X 5515 +56%
3DMark Vantage Performance
RX Vega 5 11704
R9 M385X 12453 +6.4%
Let's see how good Radeon RX Vega 5 and Radeon R9 M385X are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.
Advantages of AMD Radeon RX Vega 5
47.4% faster in synthetic tests
Much newer (7 January 2020 vs 5 May 2015)
Finer manufacturing process technology (7 vs 28 nm)
Shared Memory (up to Dual-Channel DDR4-2400)
Advantages of AMD Radeon R9 M385X
More pipelines (896 vs 320)
OpenCL (Open Computing Language - an API for GPU usage in arbitrary calculations, e.g. for physics simulation)
So, RX Vega 5 or R9 M385X?
Judging by the results of synthetic and gaming tests, Technical City recommends AMD Radeon RX Vega 5.
Should you still have questions on choice between Radeon RX Vega 5 and Radeon R9 M385X, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.