AMD Radeon RX Vega 8 (Ryzen 2000/3000) vs Intel UHD Graphics

General info

Comparison of Radeon RX Vega 8 (Ryzen 2000/3000) and UHD Graphics architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
not rated
Architecture
Vega
 
Generation 12.1
Code name
Vega Raven Ridge
 
Rocket Lake GT1
Type
Laptop
 
Desktop
Release date
26 October 2017
 
21 August 2019
Price now
no data
 
$648

Technical specs

Radeon RX Vega 8 (Ryzen 2000/3000) and UHD Graphics'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 (Ryzen 2000/3000) and UHD Graphics's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
512
 
128
Boost Clock
1200 MHz
 
900 MHz
Manufacturing process technology
14 nm
 
14 nm+++
Power consumption (TDP)
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15 Watt
Texture fill rate
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28.80

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Radeon RX Vega 8 (Ryzen 2000/3000) and UHD Graphics compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. For desktop video cards it's interface and bus (motherboard compatibility), additional power connectors (power supply compatibility). 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.
Interface
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PCIe 3.0 x1

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on Radeon RX Vega 8 (Ryzen 2000/3000) and UHD Graphics: 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
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System Shared
Shared memory
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Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon RX Vega 8 (Ryzen 2000/3000) and UHD Graphics. 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.
Display Connectors
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No outputs

API support

APIs supported by Radeon RX Vega 8 (Ryzen 2000/3000) and UHD Graphics, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
DirectX 12_1
 
12 (12_1)
Shader Model
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6.4
OpenGL
no data
 
4.6
OpenCL
no data
 
3.0
Vulkan
-
 
1.2

Advantages of AMD Radeon RX Vega 8 (Ryzen 2000/3000)

More pipelines (512 vs 128)

Advantages of Intel UHD Graphics

Much newer (21 August 2019 vs 26 October 2017)

So, RX Vega 8 (Ryzen 2000/3000) or UHD Graphics?

Technical City couldn't decide between AMD Radeon RX Vega 8 (Ryzen 2000/3000) and Intel UHD Graphics. We've got no test results to judge.
Be aware that Radeon RX Vega 8 (Ryzen 2000/3000) is a notebook card while UHD Graphics is a desktop one.
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