NVIDIA TITAN RTX: specs and benchmarks

NVIDIA TITAN RTX

Summary

NVIDIA started TITAN RTX sales 18 December 2018 at a recommended price of $2,499. This is high-end Turing architecture desktop card based on 12 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at gamers.

Compatibility-wise, this is card attached via PCIe 3.0 x16 interface. Its manufacturer default version has a length of 267 mm. Two 8-pin power connectors are required, and power consumption is at 280 Watt.

It provides outstanding gaming and benchmark performance at 97.96 percent of a leader's which is NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 SLI Mobile.

General info

Of TITAN RTX's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
Turing
 
Code name
TU102
 
Type
Desktop
 
Release date
18 December 2018
 
Launch price (MSRP)
$2,499
 
of 999 (Radeon HD 7990)
Price now
$2500
 
of 10560 (Quadro GV100)

Technical specs

TITAN RTX's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of TITAN RTX's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
4608
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Core clock speed
1350 MHz
 
Boost Clock
1770 MHz
 
Transistor count
18,600 million
 
Manufacturing process technology
12 nm
 
Power consumption (TDP)
280 Watt
 
of 900 (Tesla S2050)

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on TITAN RTX'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 3.0 x16
 
Length
267 mm
 
Supplementary power connectors
2x 8-pin
 

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on TITAN RTX: 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
GDDR6
 
Memory bus width
384 Bit
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Memory clock speed
14000 MHz
 

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on TITAN RTX.
Display Connectors
1x HDMI, 3x DisplayPort, 1x USB Type-C
 

API support

APIs supported by TITAN RTX, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12_1
 
OpenGL
4.6
 

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of TITAN RTX. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

97.96

3DMark Ice Storm GPU

447740

3DMark Cloud Gate GPU

145389

3DMark Fire Strike Score

23233

3DMark Fire Strike Graphics

34780

3DMark 11 Performance GPU

43461

3DMark Vantage Performance

71673

Passmark

18858

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good TITAN RTX is for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS. Comparisons with system requirements are included, but remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall TITAN RTX performance compared to its nearest competitors. All GPU types participate.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to TITAN RTX from AMD is Radeon VII, which is slower by 26% and lower by 12 positions in our rating.

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