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AMD Radeon RX Vega 6 (Ryzen 4000/5000) vs AMD Radeon RX Vega 6 (Ryzen 2000/3000)

AMD Radeon RX Vega 6 (Ryzen 4000/5000)

► remove from comparison AMD Vega 6

The AMD Radeon RX Vega 6 is an integrated GPU for notebooks. It is used in certain Ryzen 5 APUs of the Renoir generation (Ryzen 4000 Mobile), which were launched in early 2020. The iGPU is based on the Vega architecture (5th generation GCN) and has 6 CUs (= 384 of the 512 shaders) clocked at up to 1,500 MHz. Compared to the similar Radeon RX Vega 6 in the Raven Ridge generation (Ryzen 2000 Mobile), the GPU is clocked significantly higher (1.500 versus 1.100 MHz Boost).

The performance depends on the configured TDP (12-54 W at launch), the clocks, the cooling, and the memory configuration). The GPU should benefit from fast dual-channel DDR4-3200 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.

The performance is clearly faster than the old RX Vega 6 thanks to the higher clock speed and faster main memory (if used). In first synthetic benchmarks, the Vega 6 was able to reach the performance of a dedicated GeForce MX150. In games it should be somewhere between a GeForce MX230 and MX150.

Thanks to the modern 7nm process and clever power-saving features, the power consumption is comparatively low (according to AMD), so the graphics adapter can also be used for slim and light notebooks.

AMD Radeon RX Vega 6 (Ryzen 2000/3000)

► remove from comparison AMD Vega 6

The AMD Radeon RX Vega 6 is an integrated GPU for notebooks. It is used for the Ryzen 3 APUs, which were launched in early 2018. The GPU is based on the Vega architecture (5th generation GCN) and has 6 CUs (= 384 of the 704 shaders) clocked at up to 1100 MHz. The performance depends on the configured TDP (12-25 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.

Currently we estimate a performance around a Intel UHD Graphics 630. Therefore, only lower demanding games of 2016 should run in low detail settings fluently.

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.

AMD Radeon RX Vega 6 (Ryzen 4000/5000)AMD Radeon RX Vega 6 (Ryzen 2000/3000)
AMD Radeon RX Vega Series
RX Vega 64 compare 4096 @ 1.63 GHz2048 Bit @ 945 MHz
RX Vega 56 compare 3584 @ 1.14 - 1.47 GHz409.6 Bit @ 800 MHz
Vega Mobile compare 1792 2048 Bit
Vega M GH compare 1536 @ 1.06 - 1.19 GHz
Vega M GL / 870 compare 1280 @ 0.93 - 1.01 GHz
WX Vega M GL compare 1280 @ 0.93 - 1.01 GHz
Vega 11 compare 704 @ 1.24 GHz
Vega 10 compare 640 @ 1.3 GHz
Vega 9 compare 576 @ 1.3 GHz
Vega 8 compare 512 @ 1.2 GHz
Vega 6 384 @ 0.4 - 1.5 GHz
Vega 6 384 @ 1.1 GHz
Vega 3 compare 192 @ 0.6 - 1.2 GHz
Vega 2 compare 128 @ 1.1 GHz
RX Vega 64 compare 4096 @ 1.63 GHz2048 Bit @ 945 MHz
RX Vega 56 compare 3584 @ 1.14 - 1.47 GHz409.6 Bit @ 800 MHz
Vega Mobile compare 1792 2048 Bit
Vega M GH compare 1536 @ 1.06 - 1.19 GHz
Vega M GL / 870 compare 1280 @ 0.93 - 1.01 GHz
WX Vega M GL compare 1280 @ 0.93 - 1.01 GHz
Vega 11 compare 704 @ 1.24 GHz
Vega 10 compare 640 @ 1.3 GHz
Vega 9 compare 576 @ 1.3 GHz
Vega 8 compare 512 @ 1.2 GHz
Vega 6 384 @ 0.4 - 1.5 GHz
Vega 6 384 @ 1.1 GHz
Vega 3 compare 192 @ 0.6 - 1.2 GHz
Vega 2 compare 128 @ 1.1 GHz
CodenameVega RenoirVega Raven Ridge
ArchitectureVegaVega
Pipelines384 - unified384 - unified
TMUs24
ROPs8
Core Speed400 - 1500 (Boost) MHz1100 (Boost) MHz
Shared Memoryyesno
APIDirectX 12_1, OpenGL 4.6, OpenCL 1.2, Vulkan 1.2DirectX 12_1
Power Consumption15 Watt15 Watt
technology7 nm14 nm
FeaturesTiled Rasterization, Shared Memory (up to Dual-Channel DDR4-2400)Tiled Rasterization, Shared Memory (up to Dual-Channel DDR4-2400)
Date of Announcement07.01.2020 07.01.2018
PredecessorVega 6
Transistors4.5 Billion
CPU in Vega 6GPU Base SpeedGPU Boost / Turbo
AMD Ryzen 5 5600H6 x 3300 MHz, 45 W? MHz1800 MHz
AMD Ryzen 5 5600HS6 x 3000 MHz, 35 W? MHz1800 MHz
AMD Ryzen 5 4600H6 x 3000 MHz, 45 W? MHz1500 MHz
min. - max.? MHz1500 - 1800 MHz
CPU in Vega 6GPU Base SpeedGPU Boost / Turbo
AMD Ryzen 3 3350U4 x 2100 MHz, 15 W? MHz1200 MHz
AMD Ryzen 3 3300U4 x 2100 MHz, 15 W? MHz1200 MHz
AMD Ryzen 3 PRO 3300U4 x 2100 MHz, 15 W? MHz1200 MHz
min. - max.? MHz1100 - 1800 MHz

Benchmarks

Performance Rating - 3DMark 11 + Fire Strike + Time Spy - Vega 6
10.2 pt (11%)
Performance Rating - 3DMark 11 + Fire Strike + Time Spy - Vega 6
7.1 pt (8%)
3DMark - 3DMark Time Spy Score
min: 744     avg: 941     median: 969 (5%)     max: 1269 Points
min: 585     avg: 618     median: 617.5 (3%)     max: 650 Points
3DMark - 3DMark Time Spy Graphics
min: 650     avg: 823     median: 845.5 (4%)     max: 1116 Points
min: 522     avg: 552     median: 551.5 (3%)     max: 581 Points
3DMark - 3DMark Ice Storm Unlimited Graphics
min: 137743     avg: 177571     median: 182608 (24%)     max: 198255 Points
94451 Points (13%)
3DMark - 3DMark Ice Storm Extreme Graphics
min: 87431     avg: 93120     median: 91806.5 (13%)     max: 101435 Points
65778 Points (9%)
3DMark - 3DMark Cloud Gate Score
min: 13166     avg: 16053     median: 15458 (19%)     max: 22452 Points
min: 9963     avg: 10224     median: 10091 (12%)     max: 10619 Points
3DMark - 3DMark Cloud Gate Graphics
min: 15227     avg: 21301     median: 22147.5 (9%)     max: 28408 Points
min: 15850     avg: 16926     median: 16787 (7%)     max: 18140 Points
3DMark - 3DMark Fire Strike Standard Score
min: 1921     avg: 2456     median: 2560 (6%)     max: 3204 Points
min: 1878     avg: 2000     median: 2025 (5%)     max: 2096 Points
3DMark - 3DMark Fire Strike Standard Graphics
min: 2122     avg: 2701     median: 2802 (5%)     max: 3465 Points
min: 2064     avg: 2207     median: 2245 (4%)     max: 2312 Points
3DMark - 3DMark Ice Storm Graphics
min: 120174     avg: 129382     median: 130846 (17%)     max: 137125 Points
min: 87019     avg: 87377     median: 87377 (12%)     max: 87735 Points
3DMark - 3DMark Night Raid
min: 10201     avg: 10899     median: 10867 (13%)     max: 11659 Points
6191 Points (7%)
3DMark - 3DMark Night Raid Graphics Score
min: 11414     avg: 12078     median: 11961 (7%)     max: 12977 Points
7661 Points (4%)
3DMark 11 - 3DM11 Performance Score
min: 3531     avg: 4438     median: 4563 (9%)     max: 5768 Points
min: 3049     avg: 3195     median: 3111 (6%)     max: 3425 Points
3DMark 11 - 3DM11 Performance GPU
min: 3401     avg: 4209     median: 4392 (6%)     max: 5496 Points
min: 2986     avg: 3101     median: 2991 (4%)     max: 3325 Points
3DMark Vantage
3DM Vant. Perf. total + AMD Radeon RX Vega 6 (Ryzen 2000/3000)
3DMark Vantage - 3DM Vant. Perf. total
100%
1 Vega 6 +
8189 Points (7%)
3DM Vant. Perf. GPU no PhysX + AMD Radeon RX Vega 6 (Ryzen 2000/3000)
3DMark Vantage - 3DM Vant. Perf. GPU no PhysX
100%
1 Vega 6 +
7387 Points (6%)
3DMark 06 3DMark 06 - Score Unknown Settings + AMD Radeon RX Vega 6 (Ryzen 4000/5000)
3DMark 06
100%
1 Vega 6 +
14216 Points (21%)
3DMark 06 - Standard 1280x1024 + AMD Radeon RX Vega 6 (Ryzen 4000/5000)
3DMark 06
min: 14216     avg: 15580     median: 14700 (22%)     max: 17824 Points
3DMark 06 - Standard 1280x1024 + AMD Radeon RX Vega 6 (Ryzen 2000/3000)
12132 Points (18%)
3DMark 06 - Standard 1366x768 + AMD Radeon RX Vega 6 (Ryzen 2000/3000)
3DMark 06
100%
1 Vega 6 +
11313 Points (17%)
3DMark 06 - Standard 1280x720 + AMD Radeon RX Vega 6 (Ryzen 2000/3000)
3DMark 06
100%
1 Vega 6 +
11264 Points (17%)
3DMark 06 - Standard 1024x768 + AMD Radeon RX Vega 6 (Ryzen 2000/3000)
3DMark 06
100%
1 Vega 6 +
10132 Points (15%)
Unigine Valley 1.0 - Unigine Valley 1.0 DX
100%
1 Vega 6 +
7.3 fps (3%)
Unigine Heaven 3.0 - Unigine Heaven 3.0 DX 11
100%
1 Vega 6 +
25.4 fps (8%)
Unigine Heaven 3.0 - Unigine Heaven 3.0 OpenGL
100%
1 Vega 6 +
22.9 fps (10%)
Unigine Heaven 2.1 - Heaven 2.1 high
100%
1 Vega 6 +
36.8 fps (7%)
Cinebench R10 Cinebench R10 Shading (32bit) + AMD Radeon RX Vega 6 (Ryzen 4000/5000)
Cinebench R10 - Cinebench R10 Shading (32bit)
min: 9223     avg: 9968     median: 9780 (42%)     max: 10900 Points
Cinebench R10 Shading (32bit) + AMD Radeon RX Vega 6 (Ryzen 2000/3000)
7146 Points (30%)
Cinebench R11.5 Cinebench R11.5 OpenGL 64 Bit + AMD Radeon RX Vega 6 (Ryzen 4000/5000)
Cinebench R11.5 - Cinebench R11.5 OpenGL 64 Bit
min: 37.2     avg: 40.6     median: 37.7 (14%)     max: 46.9 fps
Cinebench R11.5 OpenGL 64 Bit + AMD Radeon RX Vega 6 (Ryzen 2000/3000)
min: 39.43     avg: 41.2     median: 41.1 (15%)     max: 42.86 fps
Cinebench R15
Cinebench R15 OpenGL 64 Bit + AMD Radeon RX Vega 6 (Ryzen 4000/5000)
Cinebench R15 - Cinebench R15 OpenGL 64 Bit
min: 47.5     avg: 59.2     median: 54.5 (15%)     max: 81.1 fps
Cinebench R15 OpenGL 64 Bit + AMD Radeon RX Vega 6 (Ryzen 2000/3000)
min: 36.26     avg: 44.5     median: 46.4 (13%)     max: 50.7 fps
Cinebench R15 OpenGL Ref. Match 64 Bit + AMD Radeon RX Vega 6 (Ryzen 4000/5000)
Cinebench R15 - Cinebench R15 OpenGL Ref. Match 64 Bit
98 % (98%)
Cinebench R15 OpenGL Ref. Match 64 Bit + AMD Radeon RX Vega 6 (Ryzen 2000/3000)
98 % (98%)
GFXBench (DX / GLBenchmark) 2.7
GFXBench 2.7 T-Rex HD Onscreen C24Z16 + AMD Radeon RX Vega 6 (Ryzen 4000/5000)
GFXBench (DX / GLBenchmark) 2.7 - GFXBench 2.7 T-Rex HD Onscreen C24Z16
59.6 fps (2%)
GFXBench 2.7 T-Rex HD Onscreen C24Z16 + AMD Radeon RX Vega 6 (Ryzen 2000/3000)
59.8 fps (2%)
GFXBench T-Rex HD Offscreen C24Z16 + AMD Radeon RX Vega 6 (Ryzen 4000/5000)
GFXBench (DX / GLBenchmark) 2.7 - GFXBench T-Rex HD Offscreen C24Z16
166.2 fps (1%)
GFXBench T-Rex HD Offscreen C24Z16 + AMD Radeon RX Vega 6 (Ryzen 2000/3000)
164.6 fps (1%)
GFXBench - GFXBench Car Chase Onscreen
100%
1 Vega 6 +
38.9 fps (1%)
GFXBench - GFXBench Car Chase Offscreen
100%
1 Vega 6 +
39.3 fps (0%)
Basemark GPU 1.2 - Basemark GPU 1.2 Vulkan Official Medium Offscreen 1080
100%
1 Vega 6 +
82.6 fps (7%)
LuxMark v2.0 64Bit - LuxMark v2.0 Room GPU
min: 368     avg: 382.5     median: 382.5 (2%)     max: 397 Samples/s
241 Samples/s (1%)
LuxMark v2.0 64Bit - LuxMark v2.0 Sala GPU
750 Samples/s (1%)
558 Samples/s (1%)
ComputeMark v2.1 - ComputeMark v2.1 Result
min: 2362     avg: 2411     median: 2410.5 (5%)     max: 2459 Points
1790 Points (3%)
Power Consumption - Furmark Stress Test Power Consumption - external Monitor *
100%
1 Vega 6 +
min: 24.6     avg: 32.1     median: 32.9 (5%)     max: 40.1 Watt
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Power Consumption - The Witcher 3 Power Consumption - external Monitor *
100%
1 Vega 6 +
min: 27.5     avg: 34.2     median: 36.5 (5%)     max: 39.8 Watt
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Power Consumption - Witcher 3 Power Consumption *
100%
1 Vega 6 +
min: 32     avg: 37.2     median: 35.2 (8%)     max: 45.9 Watt
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Power Consumption - Witcher 3 ultra Power Efficiency - external Monitor
100%
1 Vega 6 +
min: 0.268     avg: 0.3     median: 0.3 (0%)     max: 0.2933 Points per Watt
Clock Speed - GPU Clock Witcher 3 ultra
100%
1 Vega 6 +
1500 MHz (75%)
Clock Speed - GPU Clock Speed Furmark
100%
1 Vega 6 +
min: 1327     avg: 1503     median: 1500 (59%)     max: 1715 MHz

Average Benchmarks AMD Radeon RX Vega 6 (Ryzen 4000/5000) → 100% n=23

Average Benchmarks AMD Radeon RX Vega 6 (Ryzen 2000/3000) → 76% n=23

- Range of benchmark values for this graphics card
- Average benchmark values for this graphics card
* Smaller numbers mean a higher performance
1 This benchmark is not used for the average calculation

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.

Vampire Bloodhunt

Vampire Bloodhunt

2022
low 1920x1080
100%
Vega 6:
17.6 fps  fps
med. 1920x1080
100%
Vega 6:
16.4 fps  fps
Ghostwire Tokyo

Ghostwire Tokyo

2022
low 1920x1080
100%
Vega 6:
10.5 fps  fps
Tiny Tina's Wonderlands

Tiny Tina's Wonderlands

2022
low 1920x1080
100%
Vega 6:
18.8  fps
med. 1920x1080
Vega 6:
0 (!)  fps
low 1920x1080
100%
Vega 6:
11.2  fps
med. 1920x1080
100%
Vega 6:
9.2  fps
high 1920x1080
100%
Vega 6:
6.4  fps
low 1920x1080
100%
Vega 6:
35.3  fps
med. 1920x1080
100%
Vega 6:
24.9  fps
high 1920x1080
100%
Vega 6:
21.3  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
Vega 6:
13.6  fps
low 1920x1080
100%
Vega 6:
16.7 fps  fps
med. 1920x1080
100%
Vega 6:
13  fps
high 1920x1080
100%
Vega 6:
12  fps
low 1280x720
100%
Vega 6:
69.6 fps 116 ~ 93 fps
med. 1920x1080
100%
Vega 6:
25.3 fps 44 ~ 35 fps
high 1920x1080
100%
Vega 6:
18 fps 32 ~ 25 fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
Vega 6:
14.4 fps 25 ~ 20 fps
QHD 2560x1440
Vega 6:
0 (!)  fps
low 1280x720
100%
Vega 6:
26  fps
med. 1920x1080
100%
Vega 6:
12  fps
low 1280x720
Vega 6:
49.5 fps  fps
med. 1920x1080
Vega 6:
10.2 fps  fps
Far Cry 6

Far Cry 6

2021
low 1280x720
Vega 6:
0 (!)  fps
Vega 6:
18  fps
low 1280x720
Vega 6:
19.8 fps  fps
med. 1920x1080
Vega 6:
8.4 fps  fps
FIFA 22

FIFA 22

2021
low 1280x720
100%
Vega 6:
85.1 fps  fps
52%
Vega 6:
44.4 fps  fps
med. 1920x1080
100%
Vega 6:
44.5 fps  fps
59%
Vega 6:
26.2 fps  fps
high 1920x1080
100%
Vega 6:
41.7 fps  fps
59%
Vega 6:
24.6 fps  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
Vega 6:
34.3 fps  fps
62%
Vega 6:
21.3 fps  fps
QHD 2560x1440
100%
Vega 6:
27.5 fps  fps
4K 3840x2160
Vega 6:
0 (!)  fps
New World

New World

2021
low 1280x720
Vega 6:
10.2 fps  fps
Deathloop

Deathloop

2021
low 1280x720
Vega 6:
11.6 fps  fps
F1 2021

F1 2021

2021
low 1280x720
100%
Vega 6:
31.9 91.1 ~ 62 fps
69%
Vega 6:
43  fps
med. 1920x1080
100%
Vega 6:
14.3 39.1 ~ 27 fps
70%
Vega 6:
18.8  fps
high 1920x1080
100%
Vega 6:
29.7  fps
53%
Vega 6:
15.8  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
Vega 6:
20.2  fps
low 1280x720
100%
Vega 6:
50.8 fps  fps
80%
Vega 6:
40.5 fps  fps
med. 1920x1080
100%
Vega 6:
30 fps  fps
73%
Vega 6:
21.9 fps  fps
high 1920x1080
100%
Vega 6:
26.1 fps  fps
69%
Vega 6:
18.1 fps  fps
Days Gone

Days Gone

2021
low 1280x720
100%
Vega 6:
25.8 fps  fps
44%
Vega 6:
11.4 fps  fps
med. 1920x1080
100%
Vega 6:
14.3 fps  fps
low 1280x720
100%
Vega 6:
40.4 fps  fps
59%
Vega 6:
23.7 fps  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
Vega 6:
20 fps  fps
77%
Vega 6:
15.3 fps  fps
low 1280x720
100%
Vega 6:
14.2 fps  fps
134%
Vega 6:
19 fps  fps
Outriders

Outriders

2021
low 1280x720
100%
Vega 6:
26.7 fps  fps
78%
Vega 6:
20.9 fps  fps
med. 1920x1080
100%
Vega 6:
18.8 fps  fps
62%
Vega 6:
11.7 fps  fps
high 1920x1080
Vega 6:
8.2 fps  fps
Hitman 3

Hitman 3

2021
low 1280x720
100%
Vega 6:
39.1  fps
86%
Vega 6:
33.5  fps
med. 1920x1080
100%
Vega 6:
14.9  fps
85%
Vega 6:
12.6  fps
low 1280x720
100%
Vega 6:
12.9 fps 18.9 fps ~ 16 fps
66%
Vega 6:
10.6 fps  fps
med. 1920x1080
100%
Vega 6:
8.1 fps  fps
low 1280x720
100%
Vega 6:
13 32 ~ 23 fps
78%
Vega 6:
18  fps
med. 1920x1080
100%
Vega 6:
15  fps
60%
Vega 6:
9  fps
high 1920x1080
Vega 6:
8  fps
low 1280x720
100%
Vega 6:
36.3  fps
50%
Vega 6:
18.2 fps  fps
med. 1920x1080
100%
Vega 6:
10.6  fps
66%
Vega 6:
fps  fps
low 1280x720
100%
Vega 6:
18 28 ~ 23 fps
65%
Vega 6:
15  fps
med. 1920x1080
Vega 6:
0 (!)  fps
Vega 6:
8  fps
high 1920x1080
Vega 6:
7  fps
Dirt 5

Dirt 5

2020
low 1280x720
100%
Vega 6:
19.3 34.4 ~ 27 fps
med. 1920x1080
100%
Vega 6:
9.3 13.9 ~ 12 fps
high 1920x1080
100%
Vega 6:
11.3  fps
low 1280x720
100%
Vega 6:
26 26.3 fps