AMD Radeon RX Vega M GL vs R9 M295X
Comparison of Radeon RX Vega M GL and Radeon R9 M295X architecture, market type and release date.
Radeon RX Vega M GL and Radeon R9 M295X'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 Radeon R9 M295X'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
80.88 GTexel / s
92.54 GTexel / s
Compatibility, dimensions and requirements
Information on Radeon RX Vega M GL and Radeon R9 M295X 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.
Supplementary power connectors
Parameters of memory installed on Radeon RX Vega M GL and Radeon R9 M295X: 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
204.8 GB / s
160.0 GB / s
Video outputs and ports
Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon RX Vega M GL and Radeon R9 M295X.
Technological solutions and APIs supported by Radeon RX Vega M GL and Radeon R9 M295X. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
APIs supported by Radeon RX Vega M GL and Radeon R9 M295X, sometimes including their particular versions.
Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon RX Vega M GL and Radeon R9 M295X. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
RX Vega M GL 26.89 +0.5%
R9 M295X 26.76
RX Vega M GL 5174 +0.5%
R9 M295X 5150
Cryptocurrency mining performance of Radeon RX Vega M GL and Radeon R9 M295X. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
Let's see how good Radeon RX Vega M GL and Radeon R9 M295X are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.
Advantages of AMD Radeon RX Vega M GL
0.5% faster in synthetic tests
Much newer (1 February 2018 vs 23 November 2014)
Higher memory bandwidth (204.8 vs 160 GB/s)
Finer manufacturing process technology (14 vs 28 nm)
Less power hungry (65 vs 250 watts)
Shared Memory (up to Dual-Channel DDR4-2400)
Advantages of AMD Radeon R9 M295X
More pipelines (2048 vs 1280)
PowerTune (dynamically increases AMD GPU's voltage and frequency while there's still enough temperature headroom. Similar to NVIDIA GPU Boost)
Mantle (an API developed by AMD for 3D graphics acceleration. Discontinued and later superceded by Vulkan)
So, RX Vega M GL or R9 M295X?
Technical City couldn't decide between AMD Radeon RX Vega M GL and AMD Radeon R9 M295X. The differences in performance seem too small.
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