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AMD Radeon RX Vega 10

AMD Vega 10

The AMD Radeon RX Vega 10 is an integrated GPU for notebooks. It is used for the Ryzen 7 APUs, which were launched in the end of 2017. The GPU is based on the Vega architecture (5th generation GCN) and has 10 CUs (=640 shaders) clocked at up to 1300 MHz (Ryzen 7 2700U). The performance depends on the configured TDP (9-25 W at launch), the clocks, the cooling, and the memory configuration). The GPU should benefit from fast dual-channel DDR4-2400 RAM (contrary to DDR4-2133 single-channel, which is also possible).

The Vega architecture offers some improvements over the Polaris generation and now supports DirectX 12 Feature Level 12_1. More information is available in our dedicated article about the Raven Ridge architecture.

AMD's reference design GPU is sitting between the GeForce 940MX / Radeon Pro 450 and GeForce MX150 / Radeon Pro 555. It can handle smooth gameplay in simple titles like League of Legends (med), Dota 2 (low), Overwatch (low), CS:GO (med), and Quake Champions (high) in 720p up to 1080p according to AMD.

Thanks to the 14nm process and clever power-saving features, the power consumption is comparatively low (according to AMD), so the graphics card can also be used for slim and light notebooks.

ManufacturerAMD
AMD Radeon RX Vega Series
RX Vega 64 (compare) 8192 @ 1630 MHz2048 Bit @ 945 MHz
Vega Mobile (compare) 1792
Vega M GH (compare) 1536 @ 1063 - 1190 (Boost) MHz
Vega M GL / 870 (compare) 1280 @ 931 - 1011 (Boost) MHz
WX Vega M GL (compare) 1280 @ 931 - 1011 (Boost) MHz
Vega 11 (compare) 704 @ 1240 (Boost) MHz
Vega 10 640 @ 1300 (Boost) MHz
Vega 8 (compare) 512 @ 1100 (Boost) MHz
Vega 6 (compare) 384 @ 1100 (Boost) MHz
Vega 3 (compare) 192 @ 1000 (Boost) MHz
CodenameVega Raven Ridge
ArchitectureVega
Pipelines640 - unified
Core Speed1300 (Boost) MHz
Shared Memoryno
DirectXDirectX 12_1
Transistor Count4500 Million
technology14 nm
FeaturesTiled Rasterization, Shared Memory (up to Dual-Channel DDR4-2400)
Date of Announcement26.10.2017
CPUGPU Base SpeedGPU Boost / Turbo
AMD Ryzen 7 2700U4 x 2200 MHz, 15 W? MHz1300 MHz
AMD Ryzen 7 PRO 2700U4 x 2200 MHz, 15 W? MHz1300 MHz
AMD Ryzen 5 2600H4 x 3200 MHz, 45 W? MHz1100 MHz
min. - max.? - ? MHz1100 - 1300 MHz

Benchmarks

3DMark - Ice Storm Unlimited Graphics Score 1280x720 offscreen
min: 100.363     avg: 55631.2     median: 55631.2 (10%)     max: 111162 Points
3DMark - Cloud Gate Standard Score 1280x720
min: 7255     avg: 8629.8     median: 8140 (14%)     max: 10835 Points
3DMark - Cloud Gate Standard Graphics 1280x720
min: 9364     avg: 11212.6     median: 10578 (6%)     max: 15613 Points
3DMark - Fire Strike Score 1920x1080
min: 1210     avg: 1628.4     median: 1556 (6%)     max: 2241 Points
3DMark - Fire Strike Graphics 1920x1080
min: 1567     avg: 1840     median: 1738 (4%)     max: 2442 Points
3DMark 11 - Performance 1280x720
min: 2489     avg: 2980.6     median: 2919 (9%)     max: 3753 points
3DMark 11 - Performance GPU 1280x720
min: 2688     avg: 2987.2     median: 2885 (6%)     max: 3728 points
3DMark 06 Standard 1280x1024 +
Cinebench R10 Shading 32Bit +
Cinebench R11.5 OpenGL 64Bit +
Cinebench R15
OpenGL 64Bit +
Ref. Match 64Bit +
- 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 detailled information on the benchmark results, click on the fps number.

low 1280x720
59.8  fps    + Compare
med. 1920x1080
31.6  fps    + Compare
high 1920x1080
18.8  fps    + Compare
» With all tested laptops playable in detail settings low.
low 1280x720
24.4  fps    + Compare
med. 1920x1080
12  fps    + Compare
high 1920x1080
10.7  fps    + Compare
» The benchmarks indicate that the game is not playable in the tested settings.
Hitman 2

Hitman 2

2018
low 1280x720
16.6  fps    + Compare
med. 1920x1080
10.5  fps    + Compare
high 1920x1080
9.1  fps    + Compare
» The benchmarks indicate that the game is not playable in the tested settings.
low 1280x720
16  fps    + Compare
med. 1920x1080
9  fps    + Compare
high 1920x1080
7  fps    + Compare
» The benchmarks indicate that the game is not playable in the tested settings.
low 1280x720
36  fps    + Compare
med. 1920x1080
17  fps    + Compare
high 1920x1080
14  fps    + Compare
» With all tested laptops playable in detail settings low.
FIFA 19

FIFA 19

2018
low 1280x720
76.7  fps    + Compare
med. 1920x1080
45  fps    + Compare
high 1920x1080
34.3  fps    + Compare
» With all tested laptops playable in detail settings med..
low 1280x720
24  fps    + Compare
med. 1920x1080
9  fps    + Compare
high 1920x1080
8  fps    + Compare
» The benchmarks indicate that the game is not playable in the tested settings.
F1 2018

F1 2018

2018
low 1280x720
29  fps    + Compare
med. 1920x1080
16  fps    + Compare
high 1920x1080
13  fps    + Compare
» The benchmarks indicate that the game is not playable in the tested settings.
low 1280x720
17  fps    + Compare
med. 1920x1080
9.1  fps    + Compare
high 1920x1080
8.4  fps    + Compare
» The benchmarks indicate that the game is not playable in the tested settings.
low 1280x720
25.1  fps    + Compare
med. 1920x1080
11.2  fps    + Compare
high 1920x1080
9.8  fps    + Compare
» The benchmarks indicate that the game is not playable in the tested settings.
Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

2018
low 1280x720
20  fps    + Compare
med. 1920x1080
10  fps    + Compare
high 1920x1080
9  fps    + Compare
» The benchmarks indicate that the game is not playable in the tested settings.
low 1280x720
24.3  fps    + Compare
med. 1920x1080
10.5  fps    + Compare
high 1920x1080
8.7  fps    + Compare
» The benchmarks indicate that the game is not playable in the tested settings.