NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 vs RTX 2060 Super

NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 Super

General info

Comparison of GeForce RTX 2070 and GeForce RTX 2060 Super architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
21.90
 
21.06
Architecture
Turing
 
n/d
Code name
Turing TU106
 
Turing TU106
Type
Desktop
 
Desktop
Release date
27 August 2018
 
2 July 2019
Launch price (MSRP)
$499
 
$399
Price now
$400
 
$400

Technical specs

GeForce RTX 2070 and GeForce RTX 2060 Super'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 and GeForce RTX 2060 Super's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
2304
 
2176
Core clock speed
1410 MHz
 
1470 MHz
Boost Clock
1620 MHz
 
1650 MHz
Transistor count
10,800 million
 
10,800 million
Manufacturing process technology
12 nm
 
12 nm
Power consumption (TDP)
175 Watt
 
160 Watt

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on GeForce RTX 2070 and GeForce RTX 2060 Super 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
 
PCIe 3.0 x16
Length
229 mm
 
229 mm
Supplementary power connectors
1x 8-pin
 
1x 8-pin

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on GeForce RTX 2070 and GeForce RTX 2060 Super: 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
 
GDDR6
Maximum RAM amount
8 GB
 
8 GB
Memory bus width
256 Bit
 
256 Bit
Memory clock speed
14000 MHz
 
14000 MHz
Shared memory
-
 
-

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on GeForce RTX 2070 and GeForce RTX 2060 Super.
Display Connectors
1x DVI, 1x HDMI, 2x DisplayPort, 1x USB Type-C
 
1x DVI, 1x HDMI, 2x DisplayPort, 1x USB Type-C
G-SYNC support
+
 
+

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by GeForce RTX 2070 and GeForce RTX 2060 Super. 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 and GeForce RTX 2060 Super, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
DirectX 12_1, Shader 6.3
 
DirectX 12_1, Shader 6.4
OpenGL
4.6
 
4.6
Vulkan
+
 
+

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of GeForce RTX 2070 and GeForce RTX 2060 Super. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

RTX 2070 71.69 +4%
RTX 2060 Super 68.95

3DMark Ice Storm GPU

RTX 2070 424385
RTX 2060 Super 485427 +14.4%

3DMark Cloud Gate GPU

RTX 2070 126874 +5.9%
RTX 2060 Super 119831

3DMark Fire Strike Score

RTX 2070 18753
RTX 2060 Super 19579 +4.4%

3DMark Fire Strike Graphics

RTX 2070 23373 +6.4%
RTX 2060 Super 21970

3DMark 11 Performance GPU

RTX 2070 31428 +6.2%
RTX 2060 Super 29605

3DMark Vantage Performance

RTX 2070 63155
RTX 2060 Super 66471 +5.3%

Passmark

RTX 2070 14069 +2%
RTX 2060 Super 13793

Gaming performance

Let's see how good GeForce RTX 2070 and GeForce RTX 2060 Super are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.

Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070

4% faster in synthetic tests
More pipelines (2304 vs 2176)

Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 Super

Somewhat newer (2 July 2019 vs 27 August 2018)
Cheaper ($399 vs $499)
Less power hungry (160 vs 175 watts)

So, RTX 2070 or RTX 2060 Super?

Technical City couldn't decide between NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 Super. The differences in performance seem too small.
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