AMD Radeon RX Vega 8: specs and benchmarks

AMD Radeon RX Vega 8

Summary

This is Vega architecture notebook card based on 14 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at gamers.

It provides poor gaming and benchmark performance at 9.62 percent of a leader's which is NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Ti.

General info

Of Radeon RX Vega 8's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
Vega
 
Code name
Vega Raven Ridge
 
Type
Laptop
 
Release date
n/d
 

Technical specs

Radeon RX Vega 8'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 8's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
512
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Boost Clock
1100 MHz
 
Manufacturing process technology
14 nm
 

Memory specs

Parameters of memory installed on Radeon RX Vega 8: 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.
Shared memory
-
 

API support

APIs supported by Radeon RX Vega 8, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12_1
 

Video card benchmarks performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon RX Vega 8. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
9.29
 
 
3DMark Ice Storm GPU
108517
 
3DMark Cloud Gate GPU
12515
 
3DMark Fire Strike Score
1767
 
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
1942
 
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
3457
 
3DMark Vantage Performance
10294
 
Unigine Heaven 3.0
27
 
Passmark
1949
 

Game benchmarks (in FPS)

Let's see how good Radeon RX Vega 8 is for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS, while overall gaming performance is a number in 0-100 range, and the older the game, the less impact it has on the overall grade.
Overall gaming performance
0.60
 
 
Games benchmarked by notebookcheck.net
Far Cry 5 (2018)
low / 720p
34
 
medium / 1080p
15
 
high / 1080p
14
 
ultra / 1080p
13
 
Fortnite (2018)
low / 720p
137
 
medium / 1080p
42
 
high / 1080p
20
 
ultra / 1080p
9
 
Kingdom Come: Deliverance (2018)
low / 720p
35
 
medium / 1080p
18
 
high / 1080p
10
 
ultra / 1080p
7
 
Ark Survival Evolved (2017)
low / 720p
22
 
medium / 1080p
7
 
Assassin´s Creed Origins (2017)
low / 720p
19
 
medium / 1080p
16
 
high / 1080p
11
 
ultra / 1080p
8
 
Destiny 2 (2017)
low / 720p
38
 
medium / 1080p
27
 
high / 1080p
22
 
ultra / 1080p
19
 
Ghost Recon Wildlands (2017)
low / 720p
30
 
medium / 1080p
12
 
high / 1080p
10
 
ultra / 1080p
6
 
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) (2017)
low / 720p
33
 
medium / 1080p
14
 
high / 1080p
12
 
Resident Evil 7 (2017)
low / 720p
68
 
medium / 1080p
28
 
high / 1080p
17
 
ultra / 1080p
11
 
Star Wars Battlefront 2 (2017)
low / 720p
34
 
medium / 1080p
10
 
high / 1080p
15
 
Battlefield 1 (BF1) (2016)
low / 720p
47
 
medium / 768p
28
 
high / 1080p
14
 
ultra / 1080p
12
 
Civilization VI (2016)
low / 768p
61
 
medium / 768p
31
 
high / 1080p
14
 
ultra / 1080p
12
 
Deus Ex Mankind Divided (2016)
low / 720p
34
 
high / 1080p
13
 
Dishonored 2 (2016)
low / 720p
25
 
medium / 768p
21
 
high / 1080p
12
 
ultra / 1080p
10
 
Doom (2016)
low / 720p
25
 
high / 1080p
10
 
Far Cry Primal (2016)
low / 720p
32
 
medium / 1080p
16
 
high / 1080p
14
 
Mirror's Edge Catalyst (2016)
low / 720p
45
 
medium / 768p
28
 
high / 1080p
13
 
ultra / 1080p
8
 
Overwatch (2016)
low / 720p
94
 
medium / 768p
54
 
high / 1080p
39
 
ultra / 1080p
20
 
Rise of the Tomb Raider (2016)
low / 768p
35
 
medium / 768p
23
 
high / 1080p
12
 
ultra / 1080p
9
 
The Division (2016)
low / 720p
42
 
medium / 768p
25
 
high / 1080p
15
 
ultra / 1080p
8
 
Titanfall 2 (2016)
low / 720p
65
 
medium / 768p
47
 
high / 1080p
18
 
ultra / 1080p
16
 
Watch Dogs 2 (2016)
low / 720p
30
 
medium / 768p
22
 
high / 1080p
11
 
ultra / 1080p
7
 
XCOM 2 (2016)
low / 720p
31
 
medium / 1080p
11
 
high / 1080p
7
 
Fallout 4 (2015)
low / 720p
44
 
high / 1080p
15
 
GTA V (2015)
low / 768p
59
 
medium / 768p
58
 
high / 1080p
21
 
ultra / 1080p
12
 
Rainbow Six Siege (2015)
low / 768p
85
 
medium / 768p
54
 
high / 1080p
29
 
ultra / 1080p
22
 
The Witcher 3 (2015)
low / 768p
37
 
medium / 768p
24
 
high / 1080p
13
 
Sims 4 (2014)
low / 768p
150
 
medium / 768p
58
 
high / 1080p
32
 
ultra / 1080p
28
 
Tomb Raider (2013)
low / 768p
122
 
medium / 768p
61
 
high / 768p
50
 
ultra / 1080p
24
 
X-Plane 10.25 (2013)
low / 768p
52
 
medium / 768p
32
 
high / 768p
15
 
ultra / 1080p
18
 
Counter-Strike: GO (2012)
low / 768p
121
 
medium / 768p
96
 
high / 768p
67
 
ultra / 1080p
42
 
Diablo III (2012)
low / 768p
105
 
medium / 768p
87
 
high / 768p
78
 
ultra / 1080p
47
 
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (2011)
low / 720p
60
 
medium / 768p
49
 
high / 768p
36
 
ultra / 1080p
21
 
StarCraft 2 (2010)
low / 768p
184
 
medium / 768p
68
 
high / 768p
48
 
ultra / 1080p
30
 
World of Warcraft (2005)
low / 600p
158
 
medium / 768p
102
 
ultra / 1080p
21
 

Relative perfomance

Overall Radeon RX Vega 8 performance compared to its nearest competitors. All GPU types participate.

NVIDIA equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Radeon RX Vega 8 from NVIDIA is GeForce GTX 765M, which is faster by 3% and higher by 6 positions in our rating.

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