NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 11Gbps vs AMD Radeon RX Vega 64 Liquid Cooling
Comparison of graphics card architecture, market segment, release date and other general parameters.
Place in performance rating
GPU code name
20 April 2017
7 August 2017
Launch price (MSRP)
General performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider their benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines / CUDA cores
Core clock speed
Manufacturing process technology
Power consumption (TDP)
Texture fill rate
Compatibility, dimensions and requirements
Information on GeForce GTX 1080 11Gbps and Radeon RX Vega 64 Liquid Cooling compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. For desktop video cards it's interface and bus (motherboard compatibility), additional power connectors (power supply compatibility).
PCIe 3.0 x16
PCIe 3.0 x16
Supplementary power connectors
Parameters of memory installed: its type, size, bus, clock and resulting bandwidth. Note that GPUs integrated into processors don't have dedicated memory and use a shared part of system RAM.
Maximum RAM amount
Memory bus width
Memory clock speed
Video outputs and ports
Types and number of video connectors present on GeForce GTX 1080 11Gbps and Radeon RX Vega 64 Liquid Cooling. As a rule, this section is relevant only for desktop reference video cards, since for notebook ones the availability of certain video outputs depends on the laptop model.
1x DVI, 1x HDMI, 3x DisplayPort
1x HDMI, 3x DisplayPort
APIs supported by GeForce GTX 1080 11Gbps and Radeon RX Vega 64 Liquid Cooling, sometimes including their particular versions.
Cryptocurrency mining performance of GeForce GTX 1080 11Gbps and Radeon RX Vega 64 Liquid Cooling. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Ethereum / ETH (DaggerHashimoto)
Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 11Gbps
Less power hungry (180 vs 345 watts)
Advantages of AMD Radeon RX Vega 64 Liquid Cooling
Somewhat newer (7 August 2017 vs 20 April 2017)
Cheaper ($246.00 USD vs $839.00 USD)
Wider memory bus (2048 vs 256 bit)
More pipelines (4096 vs 2560)
Higher memory bandwidth (483.8 vs 352.3 GB/s)
Finer manufacturing process technology (14 vs 16 nm)
So, GTX 1080 11Gbps or RX Vega 64 Liquid Cooling?
Technical City couldn't decide between NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 11Gbps and AMD Radeon RX Vega 64 Liquid Cooling. We've got no test results to judge.
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