NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Ti vs AMD Radeon VII
Comparison of GeForce RTX 2080 Ti and Radeon VII architecture, market type and release date.
GeForce RTX 2080 Ti and Radeon VII'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 2080 Ti and Radeon VII's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Core clock speed
Manufacturing process technology
Power consumption (TDP)
Texture fill rate
Compatibility, dimensions and requirements
Information on GeForce RTX 2080 Ti and Radeon VII 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 on GeForce RTX 2080 Ti and Radeon VII: 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 RTX 2080 Ti and Radeon VII. 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 HDMI, 3x DisplayPort, 1x USB Type-C
1x HDMI, 3x DisplayPort
Technological solutions and APIs supported by GeForce RTX 2080 Ti and Radeon VII. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
APIs supported by GeForce RTX 2080 Ti and Radeon VII, sometimes including their particular versions.
12 Ultimate (12_1)
Non-gaming benchmarks performance of GeForce RTX 2080 Ti and Radeon VII. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
RTX 2080 Ti 100.00 +26.8%
Radeon VII 78.84
3DMark Ice Storm GPU
RTX 2080 Ti 521458 +24.8%
Radeon VII 417729
3DMark Cloud Gate GPU
RTX 2080 Ti 165122 +19.9%
Radeon VII 137677
3DMark Fire Strike Score
RTX 2080 Ti 26227 +28.2%
Radeon VII 20451
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
RTX 2080 Ti 34316 +24.9%
Radeon VII 27476
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
RTX 2080 Ti 47166 +24.5%
Radeon VII 37881
3DMark Vantage Performance
RTX 2080 Ti 83556 +34.5%
Radeon VII 62128
RTX 2080 Ti 21657 +26.8%
Radeon VII 17075
Let's see how good GeForce RTX 2080 Ti and Radeon VII are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.
Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Ti
26.8% faster in synthetic tests
More pipelines (4352 vs 3840)
Less power hungry (250 vs 295 watts)
G-SYNC (removes screen tearing by telling the display when to renew the image. Only works with G-SYNC compatible displays)
Vulkan (a contemporary API for graphics acceleration, based on now-discontinued Mantle)
650 Watt system power recommended
Advantages of AMD Radeon VII
Somewhat newer (7 February 2019 vs 20 September 2018)
Cheaper ($699 vs $999)
Wider memory bus (4096 vs 352 bit)
Higher memory bandwidth (1024 vs 616 GB/s)
Finer manufacturing process technology (7 vs 12 nm)
So, RTX 2080 Ti or VII?
Judging by the results of synthetic and gaming tests, Technical City recommends NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Ti.
Should you still have questions on choice between GeForce RTX 2080 Ti and Radeon VII, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.