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Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Radeon RX 570

Reasons to consider the
AMD Radeon RX 570

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Much higher effective memory clock speed 7,000 MHz vs 1,560 MHz Around 4.5x higher effective memory clock speed
Much higher memory clock speed 1,750 MHz vs 780 MHz Around 2.2x higher memory clock speed
Lower TDP 120W vs 175W More than 30% lower TDP
Front view of Radeon Pro Vega 56

Reasons to consider the
AMD Radeon Pro Vega 56

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Significantly better floating-point performance 9,677 GFLOPS vs 5,095 GFLOPS Around 90% better floating-point performance
More memory 8,196 MB vs 4,096 MB More than 2x more memory
Significantly higher texture rate 302.4 GTexel/s vs 159.2 GTexel/s Around 90% higher texture rate
Significantly higher pixel rate 86.4 GPixel/s vs 39.81 GPixel/s Around 2.2x higher pixel rate
Much wider memory bus 2,048 bit vs 256 bit 8x wider memory bus
Higher clock speed 1,250 MHz vs 1,168 MHz More than 5% higher clock speed
Significantly more shading units 3,584 vs 2,048 1536 more shading units
Significantly more texture mapping units 224 vs 128 96 more texture mapping units
Significantly more render output processors 64 vs 32 Twice as many render output processors
Significantly more compute units 56 vs 32 24 more compute units
Higher turbo clock speed 1,350 MHz vs 1,244 MHz Around 10% higher turbo clock speed

Features Key features of the Radeon RX 570  vs Pro Vega 56 

pixel rate Number of pixels a graphics card can render to the screen every second

Radeon RX 570
39.81 GPixel/s
Radeon Pro Vega 56
86.4 GPixel/s

texture rate Speed at which a graphics card can perform texture mapping

Radeon RX 570
159.2 GTexel/s
Radeon Pro Vega 56
302.4 GTexel/s

floating point performance How fast the gpu can crunch numbers

Radeon RX 570
5,095 GFLOPS
Radeon Pro Vega 56
9,677 GFLOPS

shading units Subcomponents of the gpu, these run in parallel to enable fast pixel shading

texture mapping units Built into each gpu, these resize and rotate bitmaps for texturing scenes

compute units Discrete cores within the GPU

Specifications Full list of technical specs


Radeon RX 570  vs
Pro Vega 56 
GPU name Polaris 20 Vega 10
Clock speed 1,168 MHz 1,250 MHz
Turbo clock speed 1,244 MHz 1,350 MHz
Is dual GPU No No
Reference card None None

raw performance

Shading units 2,048 3,584
Texture mapping units 128 224
Render output processors 32 64
Compute units 32 56
Pixel rate 39.81 GPixel/s 86.4 GPixel/s
Texture rate 159.2 GTexel/s 302.4 GTexel/s
Floating-point performance 5,095 GFLOPS 9,677 GFLOPS


Radeon RX 570  vs
Pro Vega 56 
Memory clock speed 1,750 MHz 780 MHz
Effective memory clock speed 7,000 MHz 1,560 MHz
Memory bus 256 bit 2,048 bit
Memory 4,096 MB 8,196 MB

noise and power

TDP 120W 175W


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