NVIDIA Quadro GP100 vs RTX 8000

General info

Comparison of Quadro GP100 and Quadro RTX 8000 architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
2.17
 
3.28
Architecture
Pascal
 
Turing
Code name
GP100
 
TU102
Type
Workstation
 
Workstation
Release date
1 October 2016
 
13 August 2018
Launch price (MSRP)
no data
 
$9,999
Price now
$6550
 
$6461

Technical specs

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.
Pipelines
3584
 
4608
Core clock speed
1304 MHz
 
1395 MHz
Boost Clock
1442 MHz
 
1770 MHz
Transistor count
15,300 million
 
18,600 million
Manufacturing process technology
16 nm
 
12 nm
Power consumption (TDP)
235 Watt
 
260 Watt
Texture fill rate
323.0
 
509.8
Floating-point performance
10,329 gflops
 
no data

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).
Interface
PCIe 3.0 x16
 
PCIe 3.0 x16
Length
267 mm
 
267 mm
Supplementary power connectors
1x 8-pin
 
1x 6-pin + 1x 8-pin

Memory

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.
Memory type
HBM2
 
GDDR6
Maximum RAM amount
16 GB
 
48 GB
Memory bus width
4096 Bit
 
384 Bit
Memory clock speed
1430 MHz
 
14000 MHz
Memory bandwidth
732.2 GB/s
 
672.0 GB/s

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.
Display Connectors
1x DVI, 4x DisplayPort
 
4x DisplayPort, 1x USB Type-C

API support

APIs supported by Quadro GP100 and Quadro RTX 8000, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12 (12_1)
 
12 Ultimate (12_1)
OpenGL
4.6
 
4.6

Benchmark performance

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%

Passmark

Quadro GP100 12662
RTX 8000 19112 +50.9%

Gaming performance

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.
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