NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 vs RTX 2070 Super

NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Super

General info

Comparison of GeForce RTX 2080 and GeForce RTX 2070 Super architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
15.26
 
18.99
Architecture
Turing
 
n/d
Code name
Turing TU104
 
Turing TU104
Type
Desktop
 
Desktop
Release date
27 August 2018
 
2 July 2019
Launch price (MSRP)
$699
 
$499
Price now
$650
 
$500

Technical specs

GeForce RTX 2080 and GeForce RTX 2070 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 2080 and GeForce RTX 2070 Super's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
2944
 
2560
Core clock speed
1515 MHz
 
1605 MHz
Boost Clock
1710 MHz
 
1770 MHz
Transistor count
13,600 million
 
13,600 million
Manufacturing process technology
12 nm
 
12 nm
Power consumption (TDP)
215 Watt
 
215 Watt

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on GeForce RTX 2080 and GeForce RTX 2070 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
267 mm
 
267 mm
Supplementary power connectors
1x 6-pin + 1x 8-pin
 
1x 6-pin + 1x 8-pin

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on GeForce RTX 2080 and GeForce RTX 2070 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 2080 and GeForce RTX 2070 Super.
Display Connectors
1x HDMI, 3x 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 2080 and GeForce RTX 2070 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 2080 and GeForce RTX 2070 Super, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
DirectX 12_1
 
DirectX 12_1, Shader 6.4
OpenGL
4.6
 
4.6
Vulkan
+
 
+

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of GeForce RTX 2080 and GeForce RTX 2070 Super. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

RTX 2080 82.20 +4.4%
RTX 2070 Super 78.70

3DMark Ice Storm GPU

RTX 2080 436117 +1.4%
RTX 2070 Super 430289

3DMark Cloud Gate GPU

RTX 2080 143576 +12.9%
RTX 2070 Super 127163

3DMark Fire Strike Score

RTX 2080 20492 +1.2%
RTX 2070 Super 20245

3DMark Fire Strike Graphics

RTX 2080 27620 +10.6%
RTX 2070 Super 24975

3DMark 11 Performance GPU

RTX 2080 40278 +14.2%
RTX 2070 Super 35264

3DMark Vantage Performance

RTX 2080 66631 +4.2%
RTX 2070 Super 63944

Passmark

RTX 2080 15502 +4.4%
RTX 2070 Super 14842

Gaming performance

Let's see how good GeForce RTX 2080 and GeForce RTX 2070 Super are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.

Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080

4.4% faster in synthetic tests
More pipelines (2944 vs 2560)

Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Super

Somewhat newer (2 July 2019 vs 27 August 2018)
Cheaper ($499 vs $699)

So, RTX 2080 or RTX 2070 Super?

Technical City couldn't decide between NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Super. The differences in performance seem too small.
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