AMD Radeon Pro Vega 16

AMD Radeon Pro Vega 16

The AMD Radeon Pro Vega 16 is a dedicated graphics card for laptops. It was introduced as an option to the 2018 MacBook Pro. The graphics card offers 16 CUs (1024 shaders) and 4 GB HBM2 memory. The performance should be below the Radeon RX Vega M GL (1280 shaders) and therefore between a Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 and 1050 Ti.

AMD Radeon Pro Vega Series
Pro Vega 56 compare 3584 @ 1.25 GHz2048 Bit @ 786 MHz
Radeon Pro Vega 20 compare 1280 @ 0.82 - 1.28 GHz
Radeon Pro Vega 16 1024
CodenameVega Mobile
Pipelines1024 - unified
Memory TypeHBM2
Max. Amount of Memory4096 MB
Shared Memoryno
technology14 nm
Notebook Sizelarge
Date of Announcement15.11.2018


SPECviewperf 13 specvp13 sw-04 +
specvp13 snx-03 +
specvp13 showcase-02 +
specvp13 medical-02 +
specvp13 maya-05 +
specvp13 energy-02 +
specvp13 creo-02 +
specvp13 catia-05 +
specvp13 3dsmax-06 +
Cinebench R15
Cinebench R15 OpenGL 64 Bit +
Cinebench R15 OpenGL Ref. Match 64 Bit +
- Range of benchmark values for this graphics card
- Average benchmark values for this graphics card
* Smaller numbers mean a higher performance

Game Benchmarks

The following benchmarks stem from our benchmarks of review laptops. The performance depends on the used graphics memory, clock rate, processor, system settings, drivers, and operating systems. So the results don't have to be representative for all laptops with this GPU. For detailed information on the benchmark results, click on the fps number.

low 1280x720
65  fps    + Compare
med. 1920x1080
50.8  fps    + Compare
high 1920x1080
43.5  fps    + Compare
» With all tested laptops playable in detail settings high.
low 1280x720
103 fps  fps    + Compare
med. 1366x768
99 fps  fps    + Compare
high 1920x1080
75 fps  fps    + Compare
ultra 1920x1080
72 fps  fps    + Compare
4K 3840x2160
38.4 fps  fps    + Compare
» With all tested laptops playable in detail settings ultra.
ultra 1920x1080
27 fps  fps    + Compare
» The benchmarks indicate that the game is not playable in the tested settings.

For more games that might be playable and a list of all games and graphics cards visit our Gaming List

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Notebook reviews with AMD Radeon Pro Vega 16 graphics card

Apple MacBook Pro 15 2019 i9 Vega 16: Intel Core i9-9880H, 15.40", 1.8 kg
  Review » Apple MacBook Pro 15 2019: Multimedia Laptop with Core i9 and Vega 16 in review

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Klaus Hinum (Update: 2018-11-15)