NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070: specs and benchmarks

NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070

Summary

NVIDIA started GeForce RTX 2070 sales 27 August 2018 at a recommended price of $499. This is high-end Turing architecture desktop card based on 12 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at gamers. 8 GB of GDDR6 memory clocked at 14 GHz are supplied.

Compatibility-wise, this is card attached via PCIe 3.0 x16 interface. Its manufacturer default version has a length of 229 mm. 1x 8-pin power connector is required, and power consumption is at 175 Watt.

It provides good gaming and benchmark performance at 71.71 percent of a leader's which is NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 SLI Mobile.

General info

Of GeForce RTX 2070's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
10.23
 
Architecture
Turing
 
Code name
Turing TU106
 
Type
Desktop
 
Release date
27 August 2018
 
Launch price (MSRP)
$499
 
Price now
$389
 
of 10560 (Quadro GV100)

Technical specs

GeForce RTX 2070's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of GeForce RTX 2070's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
2304
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Core clock speed
1410 MHz
 
Boost Clock
1620 MHz
 
Transistor count
10,800 million
 
Manufacturing process technology
12 nm
 
Power consumption (TDP)
175 Watt
 
of 900 (Tesla S2050)

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on GeForce RTX 2070'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).
Interface
PCIe 3.0 x16
 
Length
229 mm
 
Supplementary power connectors
1x 8-pin
 

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on GeForce RTX 2070: 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
GDDR6
 
Maximum RAM amount
8 GB
 
Memory bus width
256 Bit
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Memory clock speed
14000 MHz
 
Shared memory
-
 

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on GeForce RTX 2070.
Display Connectors
1x DVI, 1x HDMI, 2x DisplayPort, 1x USB Type-C
 
G-SYNC support
+
 

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by GeForce RTX 2070. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
VR Ready
+
 
Multi Monitor
+
 

API support

APIs supported by GeForce RTX 2070, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
DirectX 12_1, Shader 6.3
 
OpenGL
4.6
 
Vulkan
+
 

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of GeForce RTX 2070. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

71.71

3DMark Ice Storm GPU

424385

3DMark Cloud Gate GPU

126874

3DMark Fire Strike Score

18753

3DMark Fire Strike Graphics

23373

3DMark 11 Performance GPU

31428

3DMark Vantage Performance

63155

Passmark

14093

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good GeForce RTX 2070 is for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS. Comparisons with system requirements are included, but remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall GeForce RTX 2070 performance compared to its nearest competitors. All GPU types participate.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to GeForce RTX 2070 from AMD is Radeon VII, which is faster by 1% and higher by 1 position in our rating.

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