AMD Radeon RX Vega 8 vs NVIDIA GeForce GTX 670M
Comparison of Radeon RX Vega 8 and GeForce GTX 670M architecture, market type and release date.
Radeon RX Vega 8 and GeForce GTX 670M'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 and GeForce GTX 670M's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Core clock speed
Manufacturing process technology
Power consumption (TDP)
Texture fill rate
Compatibility, dimensions and requirements
Information on Radeon RX Vega 8 and GeForce GTX 670M 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.
PCI Express 2.0
Parameters of memory installed on Radeon RX Vega 8 and GeForce GTX 670M: 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 8 and GeForce GTX 670M. 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.
Maximum VGA resolution
Up to 2048x1536
Technological solutions and APIs supported by Radeon RX Vega 8 and GeForce GTX 670M. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
3D Vision / 3DTV Play
APIs supported by Radeon RX Vega 8 and GeForce GTX 670M, sometimes including their particular versions.
Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon RX Vega 8 and GeForce GTX 670M. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
RX Vega 8 6.93 +1%
GTX 670M 6.86
3DMark Cloud Gate GPU
RX Vega 8 15186 +1.6%
GTX 670M 14940
3DMark Fire Strike Score
RX Vega 8 2142 +17.4%
GTX 670M 1824
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
RX Vega 8 2335 +19.7%
GTX 670M 1950
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
RX Vega 8 3537 +31.1%
GTX 670M 2698
3DMark Vantage Performance
RX Vega 8 10294
GTX 670M 12670 +23.1%
Unigine Heaven 3.0
RX Vega 8 27
GTX 670M 28 +3.7%
RX Vega 8 1737 +1%
GTX 670M 1720
Cryptocurrency mining performance of Radeon RX Vega 8 and GeForce GTX 670M. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
Let's see how good Radeon RX Vega 8 and GeForce GTX 670M are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.
Advantages of AMD Radeon RX Vega 8
1% faster in synthetic tests
Much newer (26 October 2017 vs 22 March 2012)
More pipelines (512 vs 336)
Finer manufacturing process technology (14 vs 40 nm)
Shared Memory (up to Dual-Channel DDR4-2400)
Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce GTX 670M
Optimus (lowers energy usage by automatically switching between integrated and discrete NVIDIA GPU. Similar to AMD Enduro)
PhysX (hardware acceleration of physical simulation engine named PhysX)
CUDA (Compute Unified Device Architecture - an API for video card computing power usage in tasks different from 3D graphics processing. Can be used for physics simulation for instance)
3D Vision Surround
So, RX Vega 8 or GTX 670M?
Technical City couldn't decide between AMD Radeon RX Vega 8 and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 670M. The differences in performance seem too small.
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