NVIDIA Quadro GP100 vs RTX 8000
Comparison of Quadro GP100 and Quadro RTX 8000 architecture, market type and release date.
Quadro GP100 and Quadro RTX 8000's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of Quadro GP100 and Quadro RTX 8000'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 Quadro GP100 and Quadro RTX 8000 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
1x 6-pin + 1x 8-pin
Parameters of memory installed on Quadro GP100 and Quadro RTX 8000: 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 Quadro GP100 and Quadro RTX 8000. 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 DVI, 4x DisplayPort
4x DisplayPort, 1x USB Type-C
APIs supported by Quadro GP100 and Quadro RTX 8000, sometimes including their particular versions.
12 Ultimate (12_1)
Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Quadro GP100 and Quadro RTX 8000. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
Quadro GP100 58.60
RTX 8000 87.66 +49.6%
Quadro GP100 12662
RTX 8000 19112 +50.9%
Let's see how good Quadro GP100 and Quadro RTX 8000 are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.
Advantages of NVIDIA Quadro GP100
Wider memory bus (4096 vs 384 bit)
Higher memory bandwidth (732.2 vs 672 GB/s)
Less power hungry (235 vs 260 watts)
Advantages of NVIDIA Quadro RTX 8000
49.6% faster in synthetic tests
Much newer (13 August 2018 vs 1 October 2016)
More pipelines (4608 vs 3584)
Finer manufacturing process technology (12 vs 16 nm)
So, Quadro GP100 or RTX 8000?
Judging by the results of synthetic and gaming tests, Technical City recommends NVIDIA Quadro RTX 8000.
Should you still have questions on choice between Quadro GP100 and Quadro RTX 8000, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.