NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 vs TITAN RTX

NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080
NVIDIA TITAN RTX

General info

Comparison of GeForce RTX 2080 and TITAN RTX architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
39.18
 
9.28
Architecture
Turing
 
Turing
Code name
Turing TU104
 
TU102
Type
Desktop
 
Desktop
Release date
27 August 2018
 
18 December 2018
Launch price (MSRP)
$699
 
$2,499
Price now
$630
 
$2579

Technical specs

GeForce RTX 2080 and TITAN RTX'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 TITAN RTX's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
2944
 
4608
Core clock speed
1515 MHz
 
1350 MHz
Boost Clock
1710 MHz
 
1770 MHz
Transistor count
13,600 million
 
18,600 million
Manufacturing process technology
12 nm
 
12 nm
Power consumption (TDP)
215 Watt
 
280 Watt
Texture fill rate
314.6 GTexel / s
 
509.8 GTexel / s

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on GeForce RTX 2080 and TITAN RTX 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
 
2x 8-pin

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on GeForce RTX 2080 and TITAN RTX: 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
 
24 GB
Memory bus width
256 Bit
 
384 Bit
Memory clock speed
14000 MHz
 
14000 MHz
Memory bandwidth
448.0 GB / s
 
672.0 GB / s
Shared memory
-
 
no data

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on GeForce RTX 2080 and TITAN RTX.
Display Connectors
1x HDMI, 3x DisplayPort, 1x USB Type-C
 
1x HDMI, 3x DisplayPort, 1x USB Type-C
G-SYNC support
+
 
-

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by GeForce RTX 2080 and TITAN RTX. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
VR Ready
+
 
no data
Multi Monitor
+
 
no data

API support

APIs supported by GeForce RTX 2080 and TITAN RTX, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
DirectX 12_1
 
12_1
OpenGL
4.6
 
4.6
Vulkan
+
 
-

Benchmark performance

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

Overall benchmark performance

RTX 2080 91.85 +3.1%
TITAN RTX 89.08

3DMark Ice Storm GPU

RTX 2080 436117
TITAN RTX 485343 +11.3%

3DMark Cloud Gate GPU

RTX 2080 143576
TITAN RTX 171982 +19.8%

3DMark Fire Strike Score

RTX 2080 20492
TITAN RTX 27090 +32.2%

3DMark Fire Strike Graphics

RTX 2080 27620
TITAN RTX 34780 +25.9%

3DMark 11 Performance GPU

RTX 2080 40278
TITAN RTX 44917 +11.5%

3DMark Vantage Performance

RTX 2080 66631
TITAN RTX 71673 +7.6%

Passmark

RTX 2080 19443 +3.1%
TITAN RTX 18858

Gaming performance

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

Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080

3.1% faster in synthetic tests
Cheaper ($699 vs $2499)
Less power hungry (215 vs 280 watts)
NVLink
DLSS
Raytraycing
VR Ready
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)
Multi Monitor
650 Watt system power recommended

Advantages of NVIDIA TITAN RTX

Somewhat newer (18 December 2018 vs 27 August 2018)
Wider memory bus (384 vs 256 bit)
More pipelines (4608 vs 2944)
Higher memory bandwidth (672 vs 448 GB/s)

So, RTX 2080 or TITAN RTX?

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