AMD Radeon RX Vega 56
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NVIDIA GeForce GTX TITAN BLACK

RX VEGA 56 GTX TITAN BLACK Difference
AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 NVIDIA GeForce GTX TITAN BLACK
Price $ 349 $ 999 650 (96%)
Year 2017 2014 3 (0%)
Maximum Recorded Temperature 75C 84C 9 (11%)
Max Fan Noise 55dB 51dB 4.2 (8%)
Recommended Power Supply 560W 600W 40 (7%)
Benchmark CPU Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz ($354.99) Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz ($284.99)
CPU Impact on FPS +0 FPS +0 FPS 0 (0%)
CPU Impact on FPS % 0% 0% 0 (0%)
Benchmark Quality Settings Ultra Quality Settings Ultra Quality Settings
Average 1080p Performance 92 FPS 90 FPS 2.2 (2%)
Average 1440p Performance 70 FPS 61 FPS 8.2 (13%)
Average 4K Performance 39 FPS 43 FPS 3.2 (8%)
Memory 8 GB 6 GB 2 (29%)
Overall Combination Score 81/100 51/100 30 (45%)

Our Verdict: Upgrading from GTX TITAN BLACK to RX VEGA 56 is not recommended as it is less than 30% of improvement in performance. In general, a reasonable upgrade is between 30% and 50% or more to justify the purchase of new hardware. The price/performance ratio is much better for RX VEGA 56 .

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AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 / Core i7-7700K

It is clear that the RX VEGA 56 is a significantly more capable high-end card that can play AAA titles at 1080p/1440p with 50-60 frames per second. It is worth noting that the RX VEGA 56 is a very power hungry card and requires a decent power supply unit. In terms of memory, the RX VEGA 56 's 8192 MB RAM is more than enough for modern games and should not cause any bottlenecks. View Current Price List

NVIDIA GeForce GTX TITAN BLACK / Core i7-4770K

In terms of cost, pricing clearly is a genuine issue here and the price of GTX TITAN BLACK is simply ridiculous. It is worth noting that the GTX TITAN BLACK is a very power hungry card and requires a decent power supply unit. In terms of memory, the GTX TITAN BLACK 's 6144 MB RAM is more than enough for modern games and should not cause any bottlenecks. This combination between GTX TITAN BLACK and Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz has less than 8% bottleneck in many games and is perfect match to avoid FPS loss. In short the performance is exceptional, there's no question that this is one of the most powerful single GPU out there in 2014 . This combination between GTX TITAN BLACK and Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz is a perfect match to avoid FPS loss. View Current Price List

RX VEGA 56 vs GTX TITAN BLACK Specifications Comparison

Board Design

RX VEGA 56 GTX TITAN BLACK
Board NumberD050-03P2083 SKU 31
Length10.5 inches 267 mm10.5 inches 267 mm
Outputs1x HDMI3x DisplayPort2x DVI1x HDMI1x DisplayPort
Power Connectors2x 8-pin1x 6-pin + 1x 8-pin
Slot WidthDual-slotDual-slot
TDP210 W250 W

Clock Speeds

RX VEGA 56 GTX TITAN BLACK
Boost Clock1474 MHz980 MHz
GPU Clock1138 MHz889 MHz
Memory Clock800 MHz 1600 MHz effective1750 MHz 7000 MHz effective

Graphics Card

RX VEGA 56 GTX TITAN BLACK
Bus InterfacePCIe 3.0 x16PCIe 3.0 x16
GenerationVega (RX Vega)GeForce 700
Launch Price399 USD999 USD
ProductionActiveEnd-of-life
Release DateAug 14th, 2017Feb 18th, 2014

Graphics Features

RX VEGA 56 GTX TITAN BLACK
DirectX12.0 (12_1)12.0 (11_1)
OpenCL21.2
OpenGL4.64.6
Shader Model6.15.1
Vulkan1.1.821.1.82

Graphics Processor

RX VEGA 56 GTX TITAN BLACK
ArchitectureGCN 5.0Kepler
Die Size510 mm²561 mm²
GPU NameVega 10GK110B
GPU VariantVega 10 XL (215-0894216)GK110-430-B1
Process Size14 nm28 nm
Transistors12,500 million7,080 million

Memory

RX VEGA 56 GTX TITAN BLACK
Bandwidth409.6 GB/s336.0 GB/s
Memory Bus2048 bit384 bit
Memory Size8192 MB6144 MB
Memory TypeHBM2GDDR5

Render Config

RX VEGA 56 GTX TITAN BLACK
ROPs6448
Shading Units35842880
TMUs224240

Theoretical Performance

RX VEGA 56 GTX TITAN BLACK
FP32 (float) performance10,566 GFLOPS5,645 GFLOPS
FP64 (double) performance660.4 GFLOPS (1:16)1,882 GFLOPS (1:3)
Pixel Rate94.34 GPixel/s58.80 GPixel/s
Texture Rate330.2 GTexel/s235.2 GTexel/s