NVIDIA RTX A2000 12 GB: specs and benchmarks
- Interface PCIe 4.0 x16
- Core clock speed
- Max video memory 12 GB
- Memory type GDDR6
- Memory clock speed 12 Gbps
- Maximum resolution
NVIDIA started RTX A2000 12 GB sales 23 November 2021 at a recommended price of $449. This is Ampere architecture desktop card based on 8 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at gamers. 12 GB of GDDR6 memory clocked at 12 GB/s are supplied, and together with 192 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 288.0 GB/s.
Compatibility-wise, this is dual-slot card attached via PCIe 4.0 x16 interface. Its manufacturer default version has a length of 167 mm. No additional power connector is required, and power consumption is at 70 Watt.
We have no data on RTX A2000 12 GB benchmark results.
Of RTX A2000 12 GB's architecture, market segment and release date.
|Place in performance rating||not rated|
|GPU code name||GA106|
|Release date||23 November 2021 (recently)|
|Launch price (MSRP)||$449|
RTX A2000 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 RTX A2000 12 GB's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
|Pipelines / CUDA cores||3328||of 15360 (Radeon RX 7900 XT)|
|Boost clock speed||1200 MHz||of 2903 (Radeon Pro W6600)|
|Number of transistors||13,250 million||of 14400 (GeForce GTX 1080 SLI Mobile)|
|Manufacturing process technology||8 nm||of 5 (Apple M1 GPU)|
|Thermal design power (TDP)||70 Watt||of 900 (Tesla S2050)|
|Texture fill rate||124.8||of 779.2 (Radeon RX 6900 XTX)|
Compatibility, dimensions and requirements
Information on RTX A2000 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||None|
Parameters of memory installed on RTX A2000 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||12 GB/s||of 19500 (GeForce RTX 3090)|
|Memory bandwidth||288.0 GB/s||of 14400 (Radeon R7 M260)|
Video outputs and ports
Types and number of video connectors present on RTX A2000 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||4x mini-DisplayPort|
APIs supported by RTX A2000 12 GB, sometimes including their particular versions.
|DirectX||12 Ultimate (12_2)|
We believe that the nearest equivalent to RTX A2000 12 GB from AMD is Radeon RX 5700.
Here is our recommendation of several graphics cards that are more or less close in performance to the one reviewed.
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