NVIDIA T1000 8 GB vs AMD Radeon RX 580X

Price now 191$
Games supported 83%
RX 580X
Radeon RX 580X
  • Interface PCIe 3.0 x16
  • Core clock speed 1257 MHz
  • Max video memory 8 GB
  • Memory type GDDR5
  • Memory clock speed 8000 MHz
  • Maximum resolution
T1000 8 GB
  • Interface PCIe 3.0 x16
  • Core clock speed
  • Max video memory 8 GB
  • Memory type GDDR6
  • Memory clock speed 10 Gbps
  • Maximum resolution
Price now 690$
Games supported 83%

General info

GPU architecture, market segment, value for money and other general parameters compared.

Place in performance ranking217227
Value for money22.258.47
ArchitectureGCN 4.0 (2016−2020)Turing (2018−2021)
GPU code namePolaris 20TU117
Market segmentDesktopDesktop
Release date11 April 2018 (5 years old)6 May 2021 (2 years old)
Current price$191 $690
Value for money

Performance to price ratio. The higher, the better.

Technical specs

General performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core base clock and boost clock speeds, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider their benchmark and gaming test results. Note that power consumption of some graphics cards can well exceed their nominal TDP, especially when overclocked.

Pipelines / CUDA cores2304896
Core clock speed1257 MHzno data
Boost clock speed1340 MHz1395 MHz
Number of transistors5,700 million4,700 million
Manufacturing process technology14 nm12 nm
Power consumption (TDP)185 Watt50 Watt
Texture fill rate193.078.12
Floating-point performance6,175 gflopsno data

Size and compatibility

Information on compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. For desktop graphics cards it's interface and bus (motherboard compatibility), additional power connectors (power supply compatibility).

InterfacePCIe 3.0 x16PCIe 3.0 x16
Length241 mmno data
Supplementary power connectors1x 8-pinNone


Parameters of VRAM installed: its type, size, bus, clock and resulting bandwidth. Integrated GPUs have no dedicated VRAM and use a shared part of system RAM.

Memory typeGDDR5GDDR6
Maximum RAM amount8 GB8 GB
Memory bus width256 Bit128 Bit
Memory clock speed8000 MHz10 GB/s
Memory bandwidth256.0 GB/s160.0 GB/s

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on the reviewed GPUs. As a rule, data in this section is precise only for desktop reference ones (so-called Founders Edition for NVIDIA chips). OEM manufacturers may change the number and type of output ports, while for notebook cards availability of certain video outputs ports depends on the laptop model rather than on the card itself.

Display Connectors1x HDMI, 3x DisplayPort4x mini-DisplayPort
HDMI+no data

API support

List of supported graphics and general-purpose computing APIs, including their specific versions.

DirectX12 (12_0)12 (12_1)
Shader Model6.46.6
CUDAno data7.5

Synthetic benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmark performance comparison. The combined score is measured on a 0-100 point scale.

Combined synthetic benchmark score

This is our combined benchmark performance score. We are regularly improving our combining algorithms, but if you find some perceived inconsistencies, feel free to speak up in comments section, we usually fix problems quickly.

RX 580X 19.85
T1000 8 GB 19.48

Radeon RX 580X outperforms T1000 8 GB by 2% in our combined benchmark results.


This is probably the most ubiquitous benchmark, part of Passmark PerformanceTest suite. It gives the graphics card a thorough evaluation under various load, providing four separate benchmarks for Direct3D versions 9, 10, 11 and 12 (the last being done in 4K resolution if possible), and few more tests engaging DirectCompute capabilities.

Benchmark coverage: 24%

RX 580X 7798
T1000 8 GB 7654

Radeon RX 580X outperforms T1000 8 GB by 2% in Passmark.

Gaming performance

Let's see how good the compared graphics cards are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.

Advantages and disadvantages

Performance score 19.85 19.48
Recency 11 April 2018 6 May 2021
Memory bus width 256 128
Pipelines / CUDA cores 2304 896
Memory bandwidth 256 160
Chip lithography 14 nm 12 nm
Power consumption (TDP) 185 Watt 50 Watt

We couldn't decide between Radeon RX 580X and T1000 8 GB. The differences in performance seem too small.

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