AMD Radeon RX Vega 8 vs R7 M275DX
Comparison of Radeon RX Vega 8 and Radeon R7 M275DX architecture, market type and release date.
Radeon RX Vega 8 and Radeon R7 M275DX'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 Radeon R7 M275DX's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Manufacturing process technology
Compatibility, dimensions and requirements
Information on Radeon RX Vega 8 and Radeon R7 M275DX 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 Radeon R7 M275DX: 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.
Technological solutions and APIs supported by Radeon RX Vega 8 and Radeon R7 M275DX. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
APIs supported by Radeon RX Vega 8 and Radeon R7 M275DX, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX 12, Shader 5.0
Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon RX Vega 8 and Radeon R7 M275DX. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
RX Vega 8 2.36
R7 M275DX 2.99 +26.7%
3DMark Ice Storm GPU
RX Vega 8 113147 +31%
R7 M275DX 86346
3DMark Cloud Gate GPU
RX Vega 8 14724 +31.9%
R7 M275DX 11160
3DMark Fire Strike Score
RX Vega 8 2132 +41.5%
R7 M275DX 1507
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
RX Vega 8 2319 +20%
R7 M275DX 1932
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
RX Vega 8 3535
R7 M275DX 3553 +0.5%
3DMark Vantage Performance
RX Vega 8 10294 +23.9%
R7 M275DX 8309
Let's see how good Radeon RX Vega 8 and Radeon R7 M275DX are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.
Advantages of AMD Radeon RX Vega 8
Much newer (26 October 2017 vs 4 June 2014)
Finer manufacturing process technology (14 vs 28 nm)
Shared Memory (up to Dual-Channel DDR4-2400)
Advantages of AMD Radeon R7 M275DX
26.7% faster in synthetic tests
More pipelines (896 vs 512)
AMD PowerTune technology
AMD ZeroCore Power technology
Enduro (saves battery charge by automatically switching between an integrated and discrete AMD GPU depending on workload. Similar to NVIDIA Optimus)
Eyefinity (allows using several displays with an AMD GPU)
Mantle (an API developed by AMD for 3D graphics acceleration. Discontinued and later superceded by Vulkan)
AMD App Acceleration
So, RX Vega 8 or R7 M275DX?
Judging by the results of synthetic and gaming tests, Technical City recommends AMD Radeon R7 M275DX.
Should you still have questions on choice between Radeon RX Vega 8 and Radeon R7 M275DX, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.