AMD Radeon Vega Frontier Edition vs NVIDIA Quadro K4200
Comparison of Radeon Vega Frontier Edition and Quadro K4200 architecture, market type and release date.
Radeon Vega Frontier Edition and Quadro K4200'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 Frontier Edition and Quadro K4200'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
Compatibility, dimensions and requirements
Information on Radeon Vega Frontier Edition and Quadro K4200 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 2.0 x16
Supplementary power connectors
Parameters of memory installed on Radeon Vega Frontier Edition and Quadro K4200: 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 Vega Frontier Edition and Quadro K4200.
1x HDMI, 3x DisplayPort
1x DVI, 2x DisplayPort
APIs supported by Radeon Vega Frontier Edition and Quadro K4200, sometimes including their particular versions.
Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon Vega Frontier Edition and Quadro K4200. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
Vega Frontier Edition 62.28 +232%
Quadro K4200 18.76
Vega Frontier Edition 13424 +218.8%
Quadro K4200 4211
Cryptocurrency mining performance of Radeon Vega Frontier Edition and Quadro K4200. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
Let's see how good Radeon Vega Frontier Edition and Quadro K4200 are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.
Advantages of AMD Radeon Vega Frontier Edition
232% faster (about 3.5 times) in synthetic tests
Much newer (27 June 2017 vs 22 July 2014)
Wider memory bus (2048 vs 256 bit)
More pipelines (4096 vs 1344)
Higher memory bandwidth (483.8 vs 172.8 GB/s)
Finer manufacturing process technology (14 vs 28 nm)
Advantages of NVIDIA Quadro K4200
Cheaper ($854.99 vs $999)
Less power hungry (108 vs 300 watts)
Vulkan (a contemporary API for graphics acceleration, based on now-discontinued Mantle)
So, Vega Frontier Edition or Quadro K4200?
Judging by the results of synthetic and gaming tests, Technical City recommends AMD Radeon Vega Frontier Edition.
Be aware that Radeon Vega Frontier Edition is a desktop card while Quadro K4200 is a workstation one.
Should you still have questions on choice between Radeon Vega Frontier Edition and Quadro K4200, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.