AMD Radeon RX Vega M GL vs R9 M395

AMD Radeon RX Vega M GL
AMD Radeon R9 M395

General info

Comparison of Radeon RX Vega M GL and Radeon R9 M395 architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
GCN 4.0
 
GCN
Code name
Polaris 22
 
n/d
Type
Laptop
 
Laptop
Release date
1 February 2018
 
n/d

Technical specs

Radeon RX Vega M GL and Radeon R9 M395'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 M395's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
1280
 
1792
Core clock speed
931 MHz
 
834 MHz
Boost Clock
1011 MHz
 
n/d
Transistor count
5,000 million
 
5000 Million
Manufacturing process technology
14 nm
 
28 nm
Power consumption (TDP)
65 Watt
 
n/d
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 Radeon R9 M395 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.
Laptop size
n/d
 
large
Bus support
n/d
 
PCIe 3.0
Interface
IGP
 
n/d

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on Radeon RX Vega M GL and Radeon R9 M395: 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
 
4 GB
Memory bus width
1024 Bit
 
256 Bit
Memory clock speed
1400 MHz
 
1250 MHz
Memory bandwidth
204.8 GB / s
 
n/d
Shared memory
-
 
-

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon RX Vega M GL and Radeon R9 M395.
Display Connectors
No outputs
 
n/d
Eyefinity
-
 
+

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by Radeon RX Vega M GL and Radeon R9 M395. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
FreeSync
-
 
+
HD3D
-
 
+
PowerTune
-
 
+
DualGraphics
-
 
+
TrueAudio
-
 
+
ZeroCore
-
 
+
Switchable graphics
-
 
+

API support

APIs supported by Radeon RX Vega M GL and Radeon R9 M395, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12.0 (12_0)
 
DirectX® 12
OpenGL
4.6
 
4.4
OpenCL
n/d
 
Not Listed
Vulkan
-
 
+
Mantle
-
 
+

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon RX Vega M GL and Radeon R9 M395. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

RX Vega M GL 27.09 +3.8%
R9 M395 26.10

Passmark

RX Vega M GL 5212 +3.8%
R9 M395 5022

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of Radeon RX Vega M GL and Radeon R9 M395. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
n/d
 
336 Mh/s

Gaming performance

Let's see how good Radeon RX Vega M GL and Radeon R9 M395 are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.

Advantages of AMD Radeon RX Vega M GL

3.8% faster in synthetic tests
Wider memory bus (1024 vs 256 bit)
Finer manufacturing process technology (14 vs 28 nm)
Tiled Rasterization
Shared Memory (up to Dual-Channel DDR4-2400)

Advantages of AMD Radeon R9 M395

More pipelines (1792 vs 1280)
DirectX 12
OpenCL 1.2 (Open Computing Language - an API for GPU usage in arbitrary calculations, e.g. for physics simulation)
OpenGL 4.3 (Open Graphics Library - an API for 3D graphics and GPUs usage)
Vulkan (a contemporary API for graphics acceleration, based on now-discontinued Mantle)
Mantle (an API developed by AMD for 3D graphics acceleration. Discontinued and later superceded by Vulkan)
Eyefinity (allows using several displays with an AMD GPU)
FreeSync
HD3D
PowerTune (dynamically increases AMD GPU's voltage and frequency while there's still enough temperature headroom. Similar to NVIDIA GPU Boost)
DualGraphics
TrueAudio
ZeroCore
Switchable graphics

So, RX Vega M GL or R9 M395?

Technical City couldn't decide between AMD Radeon RX Vega M GL and AMD Radeon R9 M395. The differences in performance seem too small.
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