Average Bench: 115% (20th of 613)

Based on 491 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 14.9% 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) 342fps
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat) 298fps

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD Vega Frontier Edition is 48.2%. 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) 222fps
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere) 181fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 491 samples)
Min Avg Max
168 Lighting 298 367
191 Reflection 222 236
200 Parallax 506 595
115% 342 fps
Min Avg Max
169 MRender 181 188
209 Gravity 342 403
200 Splatting 280 299
115% 267 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:
Lighting 333
Reflection 230
Parallax 558
128% 374 fps
MRender 186
Gravity 359
Splatting 289
119% 278 fps
CLim: 1600 MHz, MLim: 945 MHz, Ram: 16GB, Driver: 19.3.3
Lighting 333
Reflection 226
Parallax 522
124% 360 fps
MRender 174
Gravity 344
Splatting 285
115% 268 fps
CLim: 1600 MHz, MLim: 945 MHz, Ram: 16GB, Driver: 18.4.1
Lighting 333
Reflection 220
Parallax 521
124% 358 fps
MRender 175
Gravity 333
Splatting 280
112% 263 fps
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 17,566,735 GPUs tested.

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Based on statistics from 491 user benchmarks.

Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price (Approx. $1000 @ launch in Jun '17)
AMD(1002 6B76) 99% 115% ± 15%
Radeon Vega Frontier Edition Air
100-506061
NeweggUS $85512 months
EbayUS $99517 mins
AMD(1002 0B36) 1% 117% ± 3%
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Typical Vega Frontier Edition Builds (Compare 3,191 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 114%
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Desktop
Desktop 141%
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Workstation
Workstation 152%
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Motherboard: Asus ROG ZENITH EXTREME - $506

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 104% - Outstanding Total price: $2,218

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1 month ago.

It's an amazing card and can handle mostly anything I throw at it at an average of a whopping 300fps ultra in csgo


Good

10 months ago.

much better video rendering in crossfire


Excellent

5 months ago.

gtx 1080 performance, but with 16gb vram


Excellent

21 months ago.

AS FAST AS HELL AND BETTER THAN NVIDIA QUADRO


Terrible

21 days ago.

well .. this price buy now i pride buyed rtx 2070


Excellent

12 months ago.

1070 IS BETTER???? IN???? WTF IS WRONG WITH THIS BENCHMARK SITE???? WHO SAY THAT INSINE STUPID LIES????


Poor

23 months ago.

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


Good

23 months ago.


Terrible

20 months ago.

low perfomance for that price


Terrible

11 days ago.

Never really had a purpose. Never was a good value.


Poor

5 months ago.

Better options than this. Also, still high power draw.


Terrible

22 months ago.

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


Excellent

2 months ago.

Put a waterblock on it, load LC FE bios on it, and power play mod the power limit to 200% and you've got yourself a silent rocket with a ton of VRAM. FE becomes very stable and happy to OC if you keep it under 40c


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