Intel 8th Generation Core procesors with Radeon RX Vega M graphics announced

Intel took to CES 2018, where it has announced its latest 8th Generation Intel Core processors with Radeon RX Vega M graphics. It is aimed at gamers, content creators and VR/MR fanatics.

The new 8th Gen Intel Core processor will come in two configurations, one with Radeon RX Vega M GL Graphics 65W total package power and Radeon RX Vega m GH Graphics with 100W total package power.

The Radeon RX Vega M GL has 20 compute unites with 1280 stream processors. It has base GPU clock of 931 MHz, Boost GPU clock of 1011 MHz, Memory Bandwidth of 179.2 GB/s and up to 2.6TFLOPS Peak SP performance. It has 32 pix/dk ROPs and 4GB HBM2 Cache.

The Radeon RX Vega M GH on the other hand has 24 compute units, 1536 stream processors, 1063MHz base GPU clock, 1190 MHz Boost GPU clock, 204.8GB/s Memory bandwidth, up to 3.7TFLOPS Peak SP performance, 64 pix/dk ROPs and 4GB HBM2 cache.

8th-Gen-Radeon-RX-Vega-M-image-1These Intel Core processors offer quad-core CPU, Radeon RX Vega M graphics and 4GB of dedicated HBM2 using Intel’s Embedded Multi-Die Interconnect Bridge (EMIB) technology. The EMIB acts as a high-speed intelligent information bridge between the GPU and HBM2 and reduces the usual silicon footprint to less than half.

The Radeon RX Vega M graphics offers up to three times the frames per second on a thinner, li9gher and smaller devices. Now, content creation with Adobe Premier Pro is 42% faster as well. This new processor also runs Windows Mixed reality headsets to Oculus.

The Intel 8th Generation Intel Core processor numbers include Core i7-8809G, i7-8709G, i7-8706G and i7-8705G..All of them have 4 cores with 8 threads, with their base clock speed of 3.1GHz. The i7-8809 has maximum processor frequency of 4.2GHz while the latter three have 4.1GHz. They have 8MB cache size, dual memory channels (DDR4-2400) and fully unlocked CPU / GPU and HBM.

The Core i7-8809GB and i7-8709G packs in Radeon RX Vega M GH  with Intel HD Graphics 630 GPU while the i7-8706G and i7-8705 come with Radeon RX Vega M GL and Intel HD Graphics  630

OEM’s like DELL and HP are all set to launch 8th Generation Intel core products with Radeon RX Vega M graphics at CES 2018 event.

Pawan Lokhandwala

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