NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4080 12 GB: specs and benchmarks
- Interface PCIe 4.0 x16
- Core clock speed
- Max video memory 12 GB
- Memory type GDDR6X
- Memory clock speed 21 Gbps
- Maximum resolution
NVIDIA started GeForce RTX 4080 12 GB sales on 2022 at a recommended price of $899. This is Ada Lovelace architecture desktop card based on 4 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at gamers. 12 GB of GDDR6X memory clocked at 21 GB/s are supplied, and together with 192 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 503.8 GB/s.
Compatibility-wise, this is dual-slot card attached via PCIe 4.0 x16 interface. Its manufacturer default version has a length of 267 mm. 1x 16-pin power connector is required, and power consumption is at 285 Watt.
We have no data on GeForce RTX 4080 12 GB benchmark results.
Of GeForce RTX 4080 12 GB's architecture, market segment and release date.
|Place in performance rating||not rated|
|GPU code name||AD104|
|Release date||2022 (recently)|
|Launch price (MSRP)||$899|
GeForce RTX 4080 12 GB's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU base clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of GeForce RTX 4080 12 GB's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
|Pipelines / CUDA cores||7680||of 18432 (AD102)|
|Boost clock speed||2610 MHz||of 2903 (Radeon Pro W6600)|
|Number of transistors||35,800 million||of 14400 (GeForce GTX 1080 SLI Mobile)|
|Manufacturing process technology||4 nm|
|Thermal design power (TDP)||285 Watt||of 900 (Tesla S2050)|
|Texture fill rate||626.4||of 939.8 (H100 SXM5)|
Compatibility, dimensions and requirements
Information on GeForce RTX 4080 12 GB'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 4.0 x16|
|Supplementary power connectors||1x 16-pin|
Parameters of memory installed on GeForce RTX 4080 12 GB: 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||12 GB||of 128 (Radeon Instinct MI250X)|
|Memory bus width||192 Bit||of 8192 (Radeon Instinct MI250X)|
|Memory clock speed||21 GB/s||of 21000 (GeForce RTX 3090 Ti)|
|Memory bandwidth||503.8 GB/s||of 14400 (Radeon R7 M260)|
Video outputs and ports
Types and number of video connectors present on GeForce RTX 4080 12 GB. 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.
|Display Connectors||1x HDMI 2.1, 3x DisplayPort 1.4a|
APIs supported by GeForce RTX 4080 12 GB, sometimes including their particular versions.
|DirectX||12 Ultimate (12_2)|
We believe that the nearest equivalent to GeForce RTX 4080 12 GB from AMD is Radeon RX 6950 XT.
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