AMD Radeon RX Vega 8 vs RX Vega 6
Comparison of Radeon RX Vega 8 and Radeon RX Vega 6 architecture, market type and release date.
Radeon RX Vega 8 and Radeon RX Vega 6'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 RX Vega 6's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Manufacturing process technology
Parameters of memory installed on Radeon RX Vega 8 and Radeon RX Vega 6: 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.
APIs supported by Radeon RX Vega 8 and Radeon RX Vega 6, sometimes including their particular versions.
Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon RX Vega 8 and Radeon RX Vega 6. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
RX Vega 8 2.36
RX Vega 6 2.99 +26.7%
3DMark Ice Storm GPU
RX Vega 8 113147 +19.8%
RX Vega 6 94451
3DMark Cloud Gate GPU
RX Vega 8 14724
RX Vega 6 16787 +14%
3DMark Fire Strike Score
RX Vega 8 2132 +5.3%
RX Vega 6 2025
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
RX Vega 8 2319 +3.3%
RX Vega 6 2245
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
RX Vega 8 3535 +18.2%
RX Vega 6 2991
3DMark Vantage Performance
RX Vega 8 10294 +25.7%
RX Vega 6 8189
Let's see how good Radeon RX Vega 8 and Radeon RX Vega 6 are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.
Advantages of AMD Radeon RX Vega 8
More pipelines (512 vs 384)
Advantages of AMD Radeon RX Vega 6
26.7% faster in synthetic tests
Somewhat newer (7 January 2018 vs 26 October 2017)
So, RX Vega 8 or RX Vega 6?
Judging by the results of synthetic and gaming tests, Technical City recommends AMD Radeon RX Vega 6.
Should you still have questions on choice between Radeon RX Vega 8 and Radeon RX Vega 6, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.