AMD Radeon RX Vega 8 vs Intel UHD Graphics 630
Comparison of Radeon RX Vega 8 and UHD Graphics 630 architecture, market type and release date.
Radeon RX Vega 8 and UHD Graphics 630'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 UHD Graphics 630'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 UHD Graphics 630 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.
PCIe 3.0 x1
Parameters of memory installed on Radeon RX Vega 8 and UHD Graphics 630: 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.
Video outputs and ports
Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon RX Vega 8 and UHD Graphics 630. 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 UHD Graphics 630. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
APIs supported by Radeon RX Vega 8 and UHD Graphics 630, sometimes including their particular versions.
Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon RX Vega 8 and UHD Graphics 630. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
RX Vega 8 8.00 +45.7%
UHD Graphics 630 5.49
3DMark Ice Storm GPU
RX Vega 8 113147 +2.3%
UHD Graphics 630 110557
3DMark Cloud Gate GPU
RX Vega 8 15109 +51.2%
UHD Graphics 630 9994
3DMark Fire Strike Score
RX Vega 8 2141 +92%
UHD Graphics 630 1115
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
RX Vega 8 2328 +92.2%
UHD Graphics 630 1211
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
RX Vega 8 3511 +99.3%
UHD Graphics 630 1762
3DMark Vantage Performance
RX Vega 8 10294 +33.6%
UHD Graphics 630 7704
Unigine Heaven 3.0
RX Vega 8 27 +42.1%
UHD Graphics 630 19
RX Vega 8 1737 +45.7%
UHD Graphics 630 1192
Let's see how good Radeon RX Vega 8 and UHD Graphics 630 are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.
Advantages of AMD Radeon RX Vega 8
45.7% faster in synthetic tests
Somewhat newer (26 October 2017 vs 1 September 2017)
More pipelines (512 vs 184)
Shared Memory (up to Dual-Channel DDR4-2400)
Advantages of Intel UHD Graphics 630
Quick Sync (hardware acceleration of video encoding and decoding for Intel CPUs. Speeds up video encoding by times, but at the cost of somewhat lower quality)
So, RX Vega 8 or UHD Graphics 630?
Judging by the results of synthetic and gaming tests, Technical City recommends AMD Radeon RX Vega 8.
Be aware that Radeon RX Vega 8 is a notebook card while UHD Graphics 630 is a desktop one.
Should you still have questions on choice between Radeon RX Vega 8 and UHD Graphics 630, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.