AMD Radeon RX Vega 8 vs ATI Mobility HD 5870
Comparison of Radeon RX Vega 8 and Mobility Radeon HD 5870 architecture, market type and release date.
Radeon RX Vega 8 and Mobility Radeon HD 5870'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 Mobility Radeon HD 5870'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 Mobility Radeon HD 5870 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.
Parameters of memory installed on Radeon RX Vega 8 and Mobility Radeon HD 5870: 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 Mobility Radeon HD 5870. 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 8 and Mobility Radeon HD 5870. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
APIs supported by Radeon RX Vega 8 and Mobility Radeon HD 5870, sometimes including their particular versions.
Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon RX Vega 8 and Mobility Radeon HD 5870. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
RX Vega 8 8.00
ATI Mobility HD 5870 8.10 +1.3%
3DMark Vantage Performance
RX Vega 8 10294 +28.7%
ATI Mobility HD 5870 7999
Let's see how good Radeon RX Vega 8 and Mobility Radeon HD 5870 are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.
Advantages of AMD Radeon RX Vega 8
Much newer (26 October 2017 vs 7 January 2010)
Finer manufacturing process technology (14 vs 40 nm)
Shared Memory (up to Dual-Channel DDR4-2400)
Advantages of ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5870
1.3% faster in synthetic tests
More pipelines (800 vs 512)
Eyefinity (up to 6 displays)
HD Audio (Dolby True HD, DTS HD)
Avivo HD (UVD2.2)
So, RX Vega 8 or Mobility HD 5870?
Technical City couldn't decide between AMD Radeon RX Vega 8 and ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5870. The differences in performance seem too small.
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