AMD Radeon RX Vega M GL vs NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile

AMD Radeon RX Vega M GL
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile

General info

Comparison of Radeon RX Vega M GL and GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
n/d
 
58.37
Architecture
GCN 4.0
 
Pascal
Code name
Polaris 22
 
GP106B
Type
Laptop
 
Laptop
Release date
1 February 2018
 
1 February 2017
Price now
n/d
 
$130

Technical specs

Radeon RX Vega M GL and GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile'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 M GL and GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
1280
 
640
CUDA cores
n/d
 
640
Core clock speed
931 MHz
 
1290 MHz
Boost Clock
1011 MHz
 
1392 MHz
Transistor count
5,000 million
 
4,400 million
Manufacturing process technology
14 nm
 
16 nm
Power consumption (TDP)
65 Watt
 
75 Watt
Maximum GPU temperature
n/d
 
97 °C
Texture fill rate
80.88 GTexel / s
 
n/d
Floating-point performance
2,588 gflops
 
n/d

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Radeon RX Vega M GL and GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile 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.
Bus support
n/d
 
PCIe 3.0
Interface
IGP
 
PCIe 3.0 x16

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on Radeon RX Vega M GL and GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile: 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.
Memory type
HBM2
 
GDDR5
Maximum RAM amount
4 GB
 
2 GB
Memory bus width
1024 Bit
 
128 Bit
Memory clock speed
1400 MHz
 
7008 MHz
Memory bandwidth
204.8 GB / s
 
112 GB / s
Shared memory
-
 
n/d

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon RX Vega M GL and GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile.
Display Connectors
No outputs
 
No outputs
Display Connectors
n/d
 
DP 1.4, HDMI 2.0b, Dual Link-DVI
Multi monitor support
n/d
 
+
HDCP
-
 
2.2

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by Radeon RX Vega M GL and GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
3D Vision
-
 
+
GameStream
-
 
+
GPU Boost
n/d
 
3.0
CUDA
-
 
+
Ansel
n/d
 
+
ShadowWorks
n/d
 
+

API support

APIs supported by Radeon RX Vega M GL and GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12.0 (12_0)
 
12.0 (12_1)
OpenGL
4.6
 
4.5

Gaming performance

Let's see how good Radeon RX Vega M GL and GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.

Advantages of AMD Radeon RX Vega M GL

Much newer (1 February 2018 vs 1 February 2017)
Wider memory bus (1024 vs 128 bit)
More pipelines (1280 vs 640)
Higher memory bandwidth (204.8 vs 112 GB/s)
Finer manufacturing process technology (14 vs 16 nm)
Less power hungry (65 vs 75 watts)
Tiled Rasterization
Shared Memory (up to Dual-Channel DDR4-2400)

Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile

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
PhysX (hardware acceleration of physical simulation engine named PhysX)
ShadowWorks
Ansel
GameStream (streams data between the PC and NVIDIA SHIELD device attached to a TV. Basically allows using the PC as a gaming console)

So, RX Vega M GL or GTX 1050 Mobile?

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