NVIDIA Quadro RTX 8000 Passive: specs and benchmarks

NVIDIA Quadro RTX 8000 Passive


NVIDIA started Quadro RTX 8000 Passive sales 13 August 2018 at a recommended price of $9,999. This is Turing architecture desktop card based on 12 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at designers. 48 GB of GDDR6 memory clocked at 14 GHz are supplied, and together with 384 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 672.0 GB/s.

Compatibility-wise, this is dual-slot card attached via PCIe 3.0 x16 interface. Its manufacturer default version has a length of 267 mm. One 6-pin and one 8-pin connectors are required, and power consumption is at 260 Watt.

We have no data on Quadro RTX 8000 Passive benchmark results.

General info

Of Quadro RTX 8000 Passive's architecture, market type and release date.

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GPU code name
Market segment
Launch date
13 August 2018 (2 years ago)
Launch price (MSRP)
Price now
$6999 (0.7x MSRP)
of 11080 (Quadro GV100)

Technical specs

Quadro RTX 8000 Passive's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU base clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of Quadro RTX 8000 Passive's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.

Pipelines / CUDA cores
of 10752 (GA102)
Boost clock speed
1620 MHz
Number of transistors
18,600 million
Manufacturing process technology
12 nm
Thermal design power (TDP)
260 Watt
of 900 (Tesla S2050)
Texture fill rate

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Quadro RTX 8000 Passive'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).

PCIe 3.0 x16
267 mm
Supplementary power connectors
1x 6-pin + 1x 8-pin


Parameters of memory installed on Quadro RTX 8000 Passive: 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
Maximum RAM amount
48 GB
Memory bus width
384 Bit
of 6144 (GRID A100A)
Memory clock speed
14000 MHz
of 19500 (GeForce RTX 3090)
Memory bandwidth
672.0 GB/s
of 1024 (Radeon VII)

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Quadro RTX 8000 Passive. 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
4x DisplayPort, 1x USB Type-C

API support

APIs supported by Quadro RTX 8000 Passive, sometimes including their particular versions.

12 Ultimate (12_1)
Shader Model

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Quadro RTX 8000 Passive from AMD is Radeon Pro Vega II.

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