The AMD Radeon Vega 8 is an integrated graphics processor used in the AMD Ryzen 5-series main processors for laptops. The Radeon Vega 8 can be used for light gaming. It offers performance similar to basic graphics of common laptop processors, such as the Intel UHD graphics of the Intel Core CPUs. A step up in the AMD Radeon Vega line is the Vega 10 of the Ryzen 7 chips, offering improved performance, but still in the light gaming category.
AMD Radeon Vega 8 Graphics Benchmark
Here’s a benchmark test of the Radeon Vega 8 graphics processor, incorporated into the popular AMD Ryzen 5 3500U main processor. It’s compared to other widely used graphics processors for laptops.
Note: Graphics / gaming performance may vary depending on the main processor, system memory, laptop’s design, and other factors. As a big factor, having dual-channel system memory instead of single channel can noticeably improve graphics performance, especially performance of integrated graphics processors like the Radeon Vega 8.
You can watch Vega 8 gameplay videos in the Reviews, Q&A, and Videos section below on this page.