Intel Xe DG1 (iDG1LP) Mobile vs NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 Mobile

General info

Comparison of graphics card architecture, market segment, value for money and other general parameters.

Place in our rating
not rated
 
Architecture
Gen. 12 Xe
 
Ampere
GPU code name
iDG1LPDEV
 
GN20-E7 GA104
Market segment
Laptop
 
Laptop
Launch date
1 March 2020 (1 year ago)
 
12 January 2021 (less than a year ago)

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 cores
96
 
6144
Core clock speed
no data
 
780 - 1100 MHz
Boost clock speed
1500 MHz
 
1245 - 1710 MHz
Number of transistors
no data
 
17,400 million
Manufacturing process technology
14 nm
 
8 nm
Thermal design power (TDP)
no data
 
115 Watt
Texture fill rate
no data
 
296.6

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Xe DG1 (iDG1LP) Mobile and GeForce RTX 3080 Mobile compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. For notebook video cards it's notebook size, connection slot and bus, if the video card is inserted into a slot instead of being soldered to the notebook motherboard.

Laptop size
no data
 
large
Interface
no data
 
PCIe 4.0 x16

Memory

Parameters of memory installed: its type, size, bus, clock and resulting bandwidth. Note that GPUs integrated into processors have no dedicated VRAM and use a shared part of system RAM.

Memory type
GDDR6
 
GDDR6
Maximum RAM amount
3 GB
 
16 GB
Memory bus width
no data
 
256 Bit
Memory clock speed
no data
 
14000 MHz
Memory bandwidth
no data
 
384.0 GB/s
Shared memory
-
 
-

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 Connectors
no data
 
No outputs

API support

APIs supported, including particular versions of those APIs.

DirectX
no data
 
12 Ultimate (12_2)
Shader Model
no data
 
6.5
OpenGL
no data
 
4.6
OpenCL
no data
 
2.0
Vulkan
-
 
1.2
CUDA
-
 
8.6

Competitors of GeForce RTX 3080 Mobile from AMD

We believe that the nearest equivalent to GeForce RTX 3080 Mobile from AMD is Radeon RX 6600M, which is slower by 27% and lower by 42 positions in our rating.

Here are some closest AMD rivals to GeForce RTX 3080 Mobile:

Advantages of Intel Xe DG1 (iDG1LP) Mobile

We are unaware of any advantages of Intel Xe DG1 (iDG1LP) Mobile over NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 Mobile.

Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 Mobile

Somewhat newer (12 January 2021 vs 1 March 2020)

More pipelines (6144 vs 96)

Finer manufacturing process technology (8 vs 14 nm)

So, which one is the better GPU?

Technical City couldn't decide between Intel Xe DG1 (iDG1LP) Mobile and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 Mobile. We've got no test results to judge.

Should you still have questions concerning choice between the reviewed GPUs, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.

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