NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 Max-Q Refresh: specs and benchmarks

NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 Max-Q Refresh


NVIDIA started GeForce RTX 2060 Max-Q Refresh sales 29 January 2019. This is Turing architecture desktop card based on 12 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at gamers. 6 GB of GDDR6 memory clocked at 10.82 GHz are supplied, and together with 192 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 259.8 GB/s.

Compatibility-wise, this is card attached via PCIe 3.0 x16 interface. No additional power connector is required, and power consumption is at 115 Watt.

We have no data on GeForce RTX 2060 Max-Q Refresh benchmark results.

General info

Of GeForce RTX 2060 Max-Q Refresh's architecture, market type and release date.

Place in our rating
not rated
GPU code name
Market segment
Launch date
29 January 2019 (2 years ago)

Technical specs

GeForce RTX 2060 Max-Q Refresh's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU base clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of GeForce RTX 2060 Max-Q Refresh's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.

Pipelines / CUDA cores
of 10752 (GA102)
Boost clock speed
1200 MHz
Number of transistors
10,800 million
Manufacturing process technology
12 nm
Thermal design power (TDP)
115 Watt
of 900 (Tesla S2050)
Texture fill rate

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on GeForce RTX 2060 Max-Q Refresh's 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
Supplementary power connectors


Parameters of memory installed on GeForce RTX 2060 Max-Q Refresh: 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.

Memory type
Maximum RAM amount
6 GB
Memory bus width
192 Bit
of 6144 (GRID A100A)
Memory clock speed
10824 MHz
of 19500 (GeForce RTX 3090)
Memory bandwidth
259.8 GB/s
of 1024 (Radeon VII)

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on GeForce RTX 2060 Max-Q Refresh. 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.

Display Connectors
No outputs

API support

APIs supported by GeForce RTX 2060 Max-Q Refresh, sometimes including their particular versions.

12 Ultimate (12_2)
Shader Model

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to GeForce RTX 2060 Max-Q Refresh from AMD is Radeon RX 5300.

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