GPUBoss Review Our evaluation of Vega Frontier vs 1080 among all GPUs


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Performance per Watt

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Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080 

GPUBoss recommends the Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080  based on its benchmarks and compute performance.

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Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Radeon Vega Frontier

Reasons to consider the
AMD Radeon Vega Frontier

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Much more memory 16,384 MB vs 8,192 MB 2x more memory
Much higher memory bandwidth 483.8 GB/s vs 224.4 GB/s Around 2.2x higher memory bandwidth
Significantly better floating-point performance 13,107 GFLOPS vs 8,228 GFLOPS Around 60% better floating-point performance
Significantly higher texture rate 409.6 GTexel/s vs 257.1 GTexel/s Around 60% higher texture rate
Much wider memory bus 2,048 bit vs 256 bit 8x wider memory bus
Significantly more shading units 4,096 vs 2,560 1536 more shading units
Significantly more texture mapping units 256 vs 160 96 more texture mapping units
Better face detection score 191.27 mPixels/s vs 143.9 mPixels/s Around 35% better face detection score
Front view of GeForce GTX 1080

Reasons to consider the
Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080

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Much higher effective memory clock speed 10,008 MHz vs 1,890 MHz More than 5.2x higher effective memory clock speed
Higher clock speed 1,607 MHz vs 1,382 MHz More than 15% higher clock speed
Better PassMark score 11,994 vs 10,659 Around 15% better PassMark score
Higher turbo clock speed 1,733 MHz vs 1,600 MHz Around 10% higher turbo clock speed
Higher memory clock speed 1,251 MHz vs 945 MHz More than 30% higher memory clock speed
Better PassMark direct compute score 8,106 vs 7,371 Around 10% better PassMark direct compute score
Significantly lower TDP 180W vs 300W 40% lower TDP

Benchmarks Real world tests of Radeon Vega Frontier vs GeForce GTX 1080

PassMark Industry standard benchmark for overall graphics card performanceData courtesy Passmark

Bitcoin mining Data courtesy CompuBench

Radeon Vega Frontier
1,415.99 mHash/s
GeForce GTX 1080
755 mHash/s

Face detection Data courtesy CompuBench

Radeon Vega Frontier
191.27 mPixels/s
GeForce GTX 1080
143.9 mPixels/s

Ocean surface simulation Data courtesy CompuBench

Radeon Vega Frontier
3,508.02 frames/s
GeForce GTX 1080
2,733.78 frames/s

Particle simulation Data courtesy CompuBench

Radeon Vega Frontier
1,591.1 mInteraction/s
GeForce GTX 1080
1,558.04 mInteraction/s

T-Rex (Compubench 1.5) Data courtesy CompuBench

Radeon Vega Frontier
17.79 frames/s
GeForce GTX 1080
13.78 frames/s

Video composition Data courtesy CompuBench

Radeon Vega Frontier
181.46 frames/s
GeForce GTX 1080
156.25 frames/s

PassMark Direct Compute Measures performance of general-purpose computing using Microsoft DirectCompute


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