AMD Radeon Vega 8: specs and benchmarks

AMD Radeon Vega 8


AMD started Radeon Vega 8 sales 13 February 2018. This is GCN 5.0 architecture desktop card based on 14 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at gamers.

Compatibility-wise, this is an integrated video card. No additional power connector is required, and power consumption is at 65 Watt.

It provides poor gaming and benchmark performance at 12.57 percent of a leader's which is AMD Radeon R9 390 X2.

General info

Of Radeon Vega 8's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
GCN 5.0
Code name
Raven Ridge
Release date
13 February 2018

Technical specs

Radeon Vega 8's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of Radeon Vega 8's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
of 8192 (FirePro S9300 X2)
Core clock speed
300 MHz
Boost Clock
1100 MHz
Transistor count
4,940 million
of 21100
Manufacturing process technology
14 nm
of 12
Power consumption (TDP)
65 Watt
of 900 (Tesla S2050)
Texture fill rate
of 20896 (Tesla M10)
Floating-point performance
1,126 gflops

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Radeon Vega 8's 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).
Supplementary power connectors

Memory specs

Parameters of memory installed on Radeon Vega 8: 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
System Shared
Maximum RAM amount
System Shared
of 32 (Tesla M10)
Memory bus width
System Shared
of 8192 (FirePro S9300 X2)
Memory clock speed
System Shared

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon Vega 8.
Display Connectors
No outputs

Video card benchmarks performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon Vega 8. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance

Game benchmarks (in FPS)

Let's see how good Radeon Vega 8 is for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS, while overall gaming performance is a number in 0-100 range, and the older the game, the less impact it has on the overall grade.
Overall gaming performance

Relative perfomance

Overall Radeon Vega 8 performance compared to its nearest competitors. All GPU types participate.

NVIDIA equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Radeon Vega 8 from NVIDIA is GeForce GT 240 GDDR5, which is nearly equal in speed. and higher by positions 2

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