Average Bench: 116% (5th of 544)

Based on 26 user benchmarks.  Device: 1002 6863 Model: Radeon Vega Frontier Edition

The Radeon Vega Frontier Edition GPU is AMD's first graphics card with the new Vega architecture which features next-generation compute units (nCUs). AMD have designed Vega to handle the increasing data and computational demands from game creation to rendering simulations to video processing to AI. The Radeon Vega Frontier Edition comes with 64 nCUs yielding 4096 stream processors with which it can process up to 13.1 TFLOPS. Also, it has a high-bandwidth cache controller and 16GB of ultra fast HBM2 RAM and supports an 8K display. This first Vega GPU is aimed at professional workstation users and although it is not a gaming card, its game performance benchmarks are underwhelming albeit good. It broadly matches the performance of NVIDIA's now year old GTX 1080, but at nearly twice the price ($550 for the 1080 versus a list price of $1000 for the air-cooled Vega Frontier Edition). There is also a water-cooled edition of the Vega Frontier which commands an additional $500 premium on the list price. There will be gaming variants of Vega based cards available shortly and, depending on their entry price, these may prove to be more interesting to the consumer/gamer market. [Jul '17 GPUPro]

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Outstanding average bench

The AMD Vega Frontier Edition averaged 15.8% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the AMD Vega Frontier Edition near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 346fps
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat) 300fps

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD Vega Frontier Edition is 57.4%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the AMD Vega Frontier Edition performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot) 226fps
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere) 176fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 26 samples)
Min Avg Max
155 Lighting 300 379
131 Reflection 226 251
290 Parallax 514 691
117% 347 fps
Min Avg Max
91.5 MRender 176 198
181 Gravity 346 435
154 Splatting 284 316
115% 269 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CLim: 1600 MHz, MLim: 945 MHz, Ram: 16GB, Driver: 17.1.1
Lighting 353
Reflection 229
Parallax 495
125% 359 fps
MRender 179
Gravity 342
Splatting 287
115% 269 fps
CLim: 1600 MHz, MLim: 945 MHz, Ram: 16GB, Driver: 17.1.1
Lighting 256
Reflection 226
Parallax 517
108% 333 fps
MRender 177
Gravity 368
Splatting 293
120% 279 fps
CLim: 1725 MHz, MLim: 1105 MHz, Ram: 16GB, Driver: 17.7
Lighting 195
Reflection 198
Parallax 193
60% 195 fps
MRender 192
Gravity 193
Splatting 193
81% 193 fps
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Based on statistics from 26 user benchmarks.

Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price
AMD(1002 6B76) 100% 116% ± 16%
Radeon Vega Frontier Edition Air
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Typical Vega Frontier Edition Builds (Compare 4,302 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 107%
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Desktop
Desktop 111%
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Workstation
Workstation 115%
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Motherboard: Asus CROSSHAIR VI HERO - $235

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $1,896

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Terrible

1 month ago.

fuck off amd go to hell with this prize!!!!


Excellent

10 days ago.

AS FAST AS HELL AND BETTER THAN NVIDIA QUADRO


Good

27 days ago.

more bleh from AMD. seriously


Terrible

1 month ago.

trash same always :)))


Good

2 months ago.


Poor

2 months ago.

double core than the 1080, 300w tdp and a too low cost/benefice (1000$¡)


Terrible

1 month ago.

Overpriced with bad energy efficiency and the worst cooling system in the world. Its as loud as a hair dryer under load.


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