NVIDIA TITAN RTX vs AMD Radeon RX 5700 XT 50th Anniversary

NVIDIA TITAN RTX
AMD Radeon RX 5700 XT 50th Anniversary

General info

Comparison of TITAN RTX and Radeon RX 5700 XT 50th Anniversary architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
12.61
 
n/d
Architecture
Turing
 
RDNA 1.0
Code name
TU102
 
Navi 10
Type
Desktop
 
Desktop
Release date
18 December 2018
 
7 July 2019
Launch price (MSRP)
$2,499
 
$449
Price now
$2579
 
n/d

Technical specs

TITAN RTX and Radeon RX 5700 XT 50th Anniversary'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 and Radeon RX 5700 XT 50th Anniversary's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
4608
 
2560
Core clock speed
1350 MHz
 
1680 MHz
Boost Clock
1770 MHz
 
1980 MHz
Transistor count
18,600 million
 
10,300 million
Manufacturing process technology
12 nm
 
7 nm
Power consumption (TDP)
280 Watt
 
225 Watt
Texture fill rate
509.8 GTexel / s
 
316.8 GTexel / s

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on TITAN RTX and Radeon RX 5700 XT 50th Anniversary 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
 
PCIe 4.0 x16
Length
267 mm
 
n/d
Supplementary power connectors
2x 8-pin
 
1x 6-pin + 1x 8-pin

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on TITAN RTX and Radeon RX 5700 XT 50th Anniversary: 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
 
GDDR6
Maximum RAM amount
24 GB
 
8 GB
Memory bus width
384 Bit
 
256 Bit
Memory clock speed
14000 MHz
 
14000 MHz
Memory bandwidth
672.0 GB / s
 
448.0 GB / s

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on TITAN RTX and Radeon RX 5700 XT 50th Anniversary.
Display Connectors
1x HDMI, 3x DisplayPort, 1x USB Type-C
 
1x HDMI, 3x DisplayPort

API support

APIs supported by TITAN RTX and Radeon RX 5700 XT 50th Anniversary, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12.0 (12_1)
 
12.0 (12_1)
OpenGL
4.6
 
4.6

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of TITAN RTX and Radeon RX 5700 XT 50th Anniversary. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

TITAN RTX 100.00 +34.4%
RX 5700 XT 50th Anniversary 74.40

Passmark

TITAN RTX 18858 +34.4%
RX 5700 XT 50th Anniversary 14031

Gaming performance

Let's see how good TITAN RTX and Radeon RX 5700 XT 50th Anniversary are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.

Advantages of NVIDIA TITAN RTX

34.4% faster in synthetic tests
Wider memory bus (384 vs 256 bit)
More pipelines (4608 vs 2560)
Higher memory bandwidth (672 vs 448 GB/s)

Advantages of AMD Radeon RX 5700 XT 50th Anniversary

Somewhat newer (7 July 2019 vs 18 December 2018)
Cheaper ($449 vs $2499)
Finer manufacturing process technology (7 vs 12 nm)
Less power hungry (225 vs 280 watts)

So, TITAN RTX or RX 5700 XT 50th Anniversary?

Judging by the results of synthetic and gaming tests, Technical City recommends NVIDIA TITAN RTX.
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