AMD Radeon VII vs NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070
Comparison of Radeon VII and GeForce RTX 2070 architecture, market type and release date.
Radeon VII and GeForce RTX 2070's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of Radeon VII and GeForce RTX 2070'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
420.0 GTexel / s
233.3 GTexel / s
Compatibility, dimensions and requirements
Information on Radeon VII and GeForce RTX 2070 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
Parameters of memory installed on Radeon VII and GeForce RTX 2070: 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
1,024 GB / s
448.0 GB / s
Video outputs and ports
Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon VII and GeForce RTX 2070.
1x HDMI, 3x DisplayPort
1x DVI, 1x HDMI, 2x DisplayPort, 1x USB Type-C
Technological solutions and APIs supported by Radeon VII and GeForce RTX 2070. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
APIs supported by Radeon VII and GeForce RTX 2070, sometimes including their particular versions.
Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon VII and GeForce RTX 2070. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
Radeon VII 75.04 +2.5%
RTX 2070 73.19
3DMark Ice Storm GPU
Radeon VII 417729
RTX 2070 424385 +1.6%
3DMark Cloud Gate GPU
Radeon VII 137677 +8.5%
RTX 2070 126874
3DMark Fire Strike Score
Radeon VII 20451 +9.1%
RTX 2070 18753
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
Radeon VII 27476 +17.6%
RTX 2070 23373
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
Radeon VII 37881 +20.5%
RTX 2070 31428
3DMark Vantage Performance
Radeon VII 62128
RTX 2070 63155 +1.7%
Radeon VII 14151 +0.7%
RTX 2070 14052
Let's see how good Radeon VII and GeForce RTX 2070 are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.
Advantages of AMD Radeon VII
2.5% faster in synthetic tests
Somewhat newer (7 February 2019 vs 17 October 2018)
Wider memory bus (4096 vs 256 bit)
More pipelines (3840 vs 2304)
Finer manufacturing process technology (7 vs 12 nm)
Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070
Cheaper ($499 vs $699)
Higher memory bandwidth (448 vs 1 GB/s)
Less power hungry (175 vs 295 watts)
G-SYNC (removes screen tearing by telling the display when to renew the image. Only works with G-SYNC compatible displays)
Vulkan (a contemporary API for graphics acceleration, based on now-discontinued Mantle)
550 Watt system power recommended
So, VII or RTX 2070?
Technical City couldn't decide between AMD Radeon VII and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070. The differences in performance seem too small.
Should you still have questions on choice between Radeon VII and GeForce RTX 2070, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.