AMD Radeon Pro WX Vega M GL vs AMD Radeon RX Vega 9

AMD Radeon Pro WX Vega M GL

► remove AMD WX Vega M GL

The AMD Radeon WX Vega M GL is an integrated GPU in the slower Intel Kaby-Lake-G SoC. It combines a Kaby-Lake processor, a Vega graphics card and 4 GB HBM2 memory on a single package. The graphics card offers 20 CUs (1280 shaders) and is clocked from 931 - 1011 MHz. It is technically identical to the consumer Radeon RX Vega M GL. The AMD Radeon Pro (formerly known as FirePro) is the counterpart to the Quadro series from Nvidia and offers certified drivers for professional 3D applications (CAD and DCC).

Currently it looks like the GPU is a mixture of Polaris (Shaders?) and Vega (HBM memory controller at least). E.g. the graphics card is called Polaris 22 internally. Detailed information on the Vega architecture can be found in our dedicated article about the Raven Ridge architecture.

The performance of the Vega M GL should be between the Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 and 1050 Ti.

The power consumption should be quite similar to a dedicated Vega Mobile GPU, but due to the small form factor, smaller laptops can be built with the Kaby-Lake-G SoC. The TDP is specified at 65 Watt for the whole package including GPU, CPU and HBM2 memory.

AMD Radeon RX Vega 9

► remove AMD Vega 9

The AMD Radeon RX Vega 9 is an integrated GPU for notebooks. It is used for the Ryzen 5 APUs, which were launched in the end of 2019. The GPU is based on the Vega architecture (5th generation GCN) and has 9 CUs (= 576 of the 704 shaders) clocked at up to 1300 MHz (Ryzen 5 3580U). 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.

The performance of the integrated graphics card should be between the Vega 8 and Vega 10. Therefore, demanding games like Control or Borderlands 3 should be playable in lowest settings and 720p. Less demanding games like Fifa 20 or League of Legends can be played fluently in 1080p and highest settings. See e.g. our Vega 8 page for additional benchmarks.

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 Pro WX Vega M GLAMD Radeon RX Vega 9
ManufacturerAMDAMD
AMD Radeon RX Vega Series
RX Vega 64 (compare) 4096 @ 1630 MHz2048 Bit @ 945 MHz
RX Vega 56 (compare) 3584 @ 1138 - 1474 (Boost) MHz409.6 Bit @ 800 MHz
Vega Mobile (compare) 1792 2048 Bit
Vega M GH (compare) 1536 @ 1063 - 1190 (Boost) MHz
Vega M GL / 870 (compare) 1280 @ 931 - 1011 (Boost) MHz
WX Vega M GL 1280 @ 931 - 1011 (Boost) MHz
Vega 11 (compare) 704 @ 1240 (Boost) MHz
Vega 10 (compare) 640 @ 1300 (Boost) MHz
Vega 9 576 @ 1300 (Boost) MHz
Vega 8 (compare) 512 @ 1200 (Boost) MHz
Vega 6 (compare) 384 @ 1500 (Boost) MHz
Vega 3 (compare) 192 @ 1000 (Boost) MHz
Vega 2 (compare) 128 @ 1100 (Boost) MHz
RX Vega 64 (compare) 4096 @ 1630 MHz2048 Bit @ 945 MHz
RX Vega 56 (compare) 3584 @ 1138 - 1474 (Boost) MHz409.6 Bit @ 800 MHz
Vega Mobile (compare) 1792 2048 Bit
Vega M GH (compare) 1536 @ 1063 - 1190 (Boost) MHz
Vega M GL / 870 (compare) 1280 @ 931 - 1011 (Boost) MHz
WX Vega M GL 1280 @ 931 - 1011 (Boost) MHz
Vega 11 (compare) 704 @ 1240 (Boost) MHz
Vega 10 (compare) 640 @ 1300 (Boost) MHz
Vega 9 576 @ 1300 (Boost) MHz
Vega 8 (compare) 512 @ 1200 (Boost) MHz
Vega 6 (compare) 384 @ 1500 (Boost) MHz
Vega 3 (compare) 192 @ 1000 (Boost) MHz
Vega 2 (compare) 128 @ 1100 (Boost) MHz
CodenameVega Kaby Lake-GVega Raven Ridge
ArchitectureVegaVega
1280 - 576 -
Core931 - 1011 (Boost) MHz1300 (Boost) MHz
MemoryHBM2
Max. Memory4096 MB
nono
DirectXDirectX 12_1DirectX 12_1
Technology14 nm14 nm
FeaturesTiled Rasterization, Shared Memory (up to Dual-Channel DDR4-2400)Tiled Rasterization, Shared Memory (up to Dual-Channel DDR4-2400)
Size
Introduced07.01.2018 26.10.2017
Transistors4500 Million

Performance Rating - 3DMark 11 + Fire Strike + Time Spy
16.8 pt (17%)
3DMark - Time Spy Score 2560x1440
2213 Points (180%)
974 Points (79%)
3DMark - Time Spy Graphics 2560x1440
2062 Points (190%)
872 Points (80%)
3DMark - Ice Storm Unlimited Graphics Score 1280x720 offscreen
131922 Points (61%)
3DMark - Ice Storm Extreme Graphics 1920x1080
70492 Points (47%)
3DMark - Cloud Gate Standard Score 1280x720
19765 Points (107%)
13582 Points (74%)
3DMark - Cloud Gate Standard Graphics 1280x720
38986 Points (127%)
19255 Points (63%)
3DMark - Fire Strike Score 1920x1080
6253 Points (149%)
2524 Points (60%)
3DMark - Fire Strike Graphics 1920x1080
7333 Points (171%)
2789 Points (65%)
3DMark - Ice Storm Standard Graphics 1280x720
53170 Points (27%)
94659 Points (48%)
3DMark 11 - Performance 1280x720
9731 points (147%)
4424 points (67%)
3DMark 11 - Performance GPU 1280x720
10020 points (156%)
4380 points (68%)
3DMark Vantage
P Result 1280x1024 + AMD Radeon RX Vega 9
P GPU no PhysX 1280x1024 + AMD Radeon RX Vega 9
3DMark 06 Standard 1280x1024 + AMD Radeon RX Vega 9
SPECviewperf 12
Solidworks (sw-03) 1900x1060 + AMD Radeon Pro WX Vega M GL
Siemens NX (snx-02) 1900x1060 + AMD Radeon Pro WX Vega M GL
Showcase (showcase-01) 1900x1060 + AMD Radeon Pro WX Vega M GL
Medical (medical-01) 1900x1060 + AMD Radeon Pro WX Vega M GL
Maya (maya-04) 1900x1060 + AMD Radeon Pro WX Vega M GL
Energy (energy-01) 1900x1060 + AMD Radeon Pro WX Vega M GL
Creo (creo-01) 1900x1060 + AMD Radeon Pro WX Vega M GL
Catia (catia-04) 1900x1060 + AMD Radeon Pro WX Vega M GL
Cinebench R10 Shading 32Bit + AMD Radeon Pro WX Vega M GL
Shading 32Bit + AMD Radeon RX Vega 9
Cinebench R11.5 OpenGL 64Bit + AMD Radeon Pro WX Vega M GL
OpenGL 64Bit + AMD Radeon RX Vega 9
Cinebench R15
OpenGL 64Bit + AMD Radeon Pro WX Vega M GL
OpenGL 64Bit + AMD Radeon RX Vega 9
Ref. Match 64Bit + AMD Radeon Pro WX Vega M GL
Ref. Match 64Bit + AMD Radeon RX Vega 9
GFXBench (DX / GLBenchmark) 2.7
T-Rex HD Offscreen C24Z16 1920x1080 + AMD Radeon RX Vega 9
T-Rex HD Onscreen C24Z16 + AMD Radeon RX Vega 9
GFXBench 3.0 - Manhattan Offscreen OGL off screen
73.1 fps (33%)
GFXBench 3.0 - Manhattan Onscreen OGL on screen
57.4 fps (50%)
GFXBench - Car Chase Offscreen off screen
49 fps (46%)
GFXBench - Car Chase Onscreen on screen
48 fps (80%)
LuxMark v2.0 64Bit - Room GPUs-only
845 Samples/s (55%)
239 Samples/s (16%)
LuxMark v2.0 64Bit - Sala GPUs-only
1567 Samples/s (101%)
588 Samples/s (38%)
ComputeMark v2.1 - Normal, Score 1024x600
967 Points (27%)
2806 Points (79%)
Power Consumption - FurMark 1.19 GPU Stress Test - Power Consumption (external Monitor) 1280x720 *
100%
1 Vega 9 +
42.2 Watt (13%)
Power Consumption - The Witcher 3 Power Consumption (external Monitor) ultra 1920x1080 *
100%
1 Vega 9 +
40.3 Watt (12%)
Power Consumption - Witcher 3 ultra - Power Consumption *
82.2 Watt (91%)
100%
1 Vega 9 +
45.1 Watt (50%)

Average Benchmarks AMD Radeon RX Vega 9 → 100%

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* Smaller numbers mean a higher performance
1 This benchmark is not used for the average calculation

low 1280x720
Vega 9:
28.3  fps
med. 1920x1080
Vega 9:
13.5  fps
high 1920x1080
Vega 9:
7.8  fps
Vega 9:
»
F1 2019

F1 2019

2019
low 1280x720
Vega 9:
51  fps
med. 1920x1080
Vega 9:
21  fps
high 1920x1080
Vega 9:
18  fps
ultra 1920x1080
Vega 9:
12  fps
Vega 9:
»
low 1280x720
Vega 9:
60.7  fps
med. 1920x1080
Vega 9:
20.9  fps
high 1920x1080
Vega 9:
18  fps
ultra 1920x1080
Vega 9:
14.5  fps
Vega 9:
»
low 1280x720
100%
WX Vega M GL:
44  fps
med. 1920x1080
100%
WX Vega M GL:
33  fps
high 1920x1080
100%
WX Vega M GL:
27  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
WX Vega M GL:
17  fps
4K 3840x2160
100%
WX Vega M GL:
10  fps
WX Vega M GL:
»
low 1280x720
100%
WX Vega M GL:
82  fps
35%
Vega 9:
29  fps
med. 1920x1080
100%
WX Vega M GL:
37  fps
22%
Vega 9:
8  fps
high 1920x1080
100%
WX Vega M GL:
33  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
WX Vega M GL:
28  fps
4K 3840x2160
100%
WX Vega M GL:
8  fps
WX Vega M GL:
»
Vega 9:
»
F1 2018

F1 2018

2018
low 1280x720
100%
WX Vega M GL:
107  fps
med. 1920x1080
100%
WX Vega M GL:
65  fps
high 1920x1080
100%
WX Vega M GL:
54  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
WX Vega M GL:
34  fps
4K 3840x2160
100%
WX Vega M GL:
15  fps
WX Vega M GL:
»
low 1280x720
100%
WX Vega M GL:
63  fps
med. 1920x1080
100%
WX Vega M GL:
32.5  fps
high 1920x1080
100%
WX Vega M GL:
21.8  fps
4K 3840x2160
100%
WX Vega M GL:
8.3  fps
WX Vega M GL:
»
Fortnite

Fortnite

2018
low 1280x720
Vega 9:
48  fps
med. 1920x1080
Vega 9:
22.3  fps
high 1920x1080
Vega 9:
15.7  fps
ultra 1920x1080
Vega 9:
9.1  fps
Vega 9:
»
F1 2017

F1 2017

2017
low 1280x720
100%
WX Vega M GL:
122  fps
med. 1920x1080
100%
WX Vega M GL:
78  fps
high 1920x1080
100%
WX Vega M GL:
65  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
WX Vega M GL:
40  fps
4K 3840x2160
100%
WX Vega M GL:
17  fps
WX Vega M GL:
»
Dirt 4

Dirt 4

2017
low 1280x720
100%
WX Vega M GL:
194.3  fps
med. 1920x1080
100%
WX Vega M GL:
97.1  fps
high 1920x1080
100%
WX Vega M GL:
54.5  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
WX Vega M GL:
31.3  fps
4K 3840x2160
100%
WX Vega M GL:
18.3  fps
WX Vega M GL:
»
low 1280x720
100%
WX Vega M GL:
185.6  fps
54%
Vega 9:
100.7  fps
med. 1920x1080
100%
WX Vega M GL:
146.2  fps
32%
Vega 9:
46.2  fps
high 1920x1080
100%
WX Vega M GL:
100.2  fps
30%
Vega 9:
30.4  fps
4K 3840x2160
100%
WX Vega M GL:
34.3  fps
WX Vega M GL:
»
Vega 9:
»
Prey

Prey

2017
low 1280x720
100%
WX Vega M GL:
116.1  fps
med. 1920x1080
100%
WX Vega M GL:
91.3  fps
high 1920x1080
100%
WX Vega M GL:
74.9  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
WX Vega M GL:
65.5  fps
4K 3840x2160
100%
WX Vega M GL:
19.9  fps
WX Vega M GL:
»
Overwatch

Overwatch

2016
low 1280x720
100%
WX Vega M GL:
193.7  fps
48%
Vega 9:
92.3  fps
med. 1366x768
100%
WX Vega M GL:
173.4  fps
high 1920x1080
100%
WX Vega M GL:
109.8  fps
33%
Vega 9:
36.3  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
WX Vega M GL:
52.3  fps
37%
Vega 9:
19.3  fps
4K 3840x2160
100%
WX Vega M GL:
32.9  fps
WX Vega M GL:
»
Vega 9:
»
low 1280x768
100%
WX Vega M GL:
50.3  fps
med. 1920x1080
100%
WX Vega M GL:
34.8  fps
high 1920x1080
100%
WX Vega M GL:
16  fps
WX Vega M GL:
»
low 1024x768
100%
WX Vega M GL:
74.4  fps
med. 1366x768
100%
WX Vega M GL:
77.6  fps
high 1920x1080
100%
WX Vega M GL:
40.4  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
WX Vega M GL:
31.8  fps
4K 3840x2160
100%
WX Vega M GL:
13.8  fps
WX Vega M GL:
»
Fallout 4

Fallout 4

2015
low 1280x720
100%
WX Vega M GL:
106.9  fps
med. 1366x768
100%
WX Vega M GL:
80.4  fps
high 1920x1080
100%
WX Vega M GL:
49.8  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
WX Vega M GL:
35.5  fps
4K 3840x2160
100%
WX Vega M GL:
14.7  fps
WX Vega M GL:
»
low 1024x768
100%
WX Vega M GL:
60  fps
med. 1366x768
100%
WX Vega M GL:
60  fps
high 1920x1080
100%
WX Vega M GL:
60  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
WX Vega M GL:
50  fps
4K 3840x2160
100%
WX Vega M GL:
25.1  fps
WX Vega M GL:
»
low 1280x720
100%
WX Vega M GL:
73  fps
med. 1366x768
100%
WX Vega M GL:
73  fps
high 1920x1080
100%
WX Vega M GL:
50  fps
4K 3840x2160
100%
WX Vega M GL:
16  fps
WX Vega M GL:
»
low 1024x768
100%
WX Vega M GL:
94.7  fps
44%
Vega 9:
41.9 fps  fps
med. 1366x768
100%
WX Vega M GL:
79  fps
high 1920x1080
100%
WX Vega M GL:
44.2  fps
30%
Vega 9:
13.3  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
WX Vega M GL:
23.9  fps
34%
Vega 9:
8.1  fps
4K 3840x2160
100%
WX Vega M GL:
15.1  fps
WX Vega M GL:
»
Vega 9:
»
Thief

Thief

2014
low 1024x768
100%
WX Vega M GL:
68.6  fps
med. 1366x768
100%
WX Vega M GL:
67.1  fps
high 1366x768
100%
WX Vega M GL:
64.3  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
WX Vega M GL:
42.7  fps
WX Vega M GL:
»
low 1024x768
100%
WX Vega M GL:
98.2  fps
med. 1366x768
100%
WX Vega M GL:
94.8  fps
high 1366x768
100%
WX Vega M GL:
77.5  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
WX Vega M GL:
41  fps
WX Vega M GL:
»
low 1280x720
100%
WX Vega M GL:
106.5  fps
111%
Vega 9:
117.9  fps
med. 1366x768
100%
WX Vega M GL:
101.2  fps
high 1366x768
100%
WX Vega M GL:
102.9  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
WX Vega M GL:
59.6  fps
34%
Vega 9:
20.5  fps
WX Vega M GL:
»
Vega 9:
»
low 1024x768
100%
WX Vega M GL:
254  fps
med. 1366x768
100%
WX Vega M GL:
146  fps
high 1366x768
100%
WX Vega M GL:
134.1  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
WX Vega M GL:
71.4  fps
WX Vega M GL:
»
low 1024x768
100%
WX Vega M GL:
113.1  fps
med. 1366x768
100%
WX Vega M GL:
95.9  fps
high 1366x768
100%
WX Vega M GL:
84.6  fps
ultra 1920x1080
100%
WX Vega M GL:
36  fps
WX Vega M GL:
»

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Average Gaming AMD Radeon RX Vega 9 → 42%

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