AMD Radeon VII vs NVIDIA GeForce 805A
Comparison of graphics card architecture, market segment, release date and other general parameters.
Place in performance rating
Value for money (0-100)
GPU code name
7 February 2019
22 July 2014
Launch price (MSRP)
General performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider their benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines / CUDA cores
Core clock speed
Manufacturing process technology
Power consumption (TDP)
Texture fill rate
Compatibility, dimensions and requirements
Information on Radeon VII and GeForce 805A 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).
PCIe 3.0 x16
PCIe 3.0 x8
Supplementary power connectors
Parameters of memory installed: 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
Video outputs and ports
Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon VII and GeForce 805A. 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.
1x HDMI, 3x DisplayPort
APIs supported by Radeon VII and GeForce 805A, sometimes including their particular versions.
Advantages of AMD Radeon VII
Much newer (7 February 2019 vs 22 July 2014)
Wider memory bus (4096 vs 64 bit)
More pipelines (3840 vs 192)
Higher memory bandwidth (1024 vs 16.02 GB/s)
Finer manufacturing process technology (7 vs 28 nm)
Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce 805A
Less power hungry (15 vs 295 watts)
So, VII or 805A?
Technical City couldn't decide between AMD Radeon VII and NVIDIA GeForce 805A. We've got no test results to judge.
Should you still have questions on choice between Radeon VII and GeForce 805A, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.