AMD Radeon RX 6800 XT vs NVIDIA Quadro GP100

Comparative analysis of AMD Radeon RX 6800 XT and NVIDIA Quadro GP100 videocards for all known characteristics in the following categories: Essentials, Technical info, Video outputs and ports, Compatibility, dimensions and requirements, API support, Memory. Benchmark videocards performance analysis: PassMark - G3D Mark, PassMark - G2D Mark, Geekbench - OpenCL, GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps), GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps), GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps), 3DMark Fire Strike - Graphics Score, CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection (mPixels/s), CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation (Frames/s), CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex (Frames/s), CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition (Frames/s), CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining (mHash/s).

 

Differences

Reasons to consider the AMD Radeon RX 6800 XT

  • Videocard is newer: launch date 4 year(s) 0 month(s) later
  • Around 40% higher core clock speed: 1825 MHz vs 1304 MHz
  • Around 56% higher boost clock speed: 2250 MHz vs 1442 MHz
  • 2007.4x more texture fill rate: 648.0 GTexel/s vs 322.8 GTexel / s
  • Around 29% higher pipelines: 4608 vs 3584
  • A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running videocard: 7 nm vs 16 nm
  • Around 40% higher memory clock speed: 2000 MHz (16 Gbps effective) vs 1430 MHz
  • Around 48% better performance in PassMark - G3D Mark: 23070 vs 15549
  • Around 30% better performance in PassMark - G2D Mark: 1083 vs 834
  • Around 85% better performance in Geekbench - OpenCL: 156957 vs 84849
  • Around 1% better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames): 16849 vs 16640
  • Around 1% better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps): 16849 vs 16640
Specifications (specs)
Launch date 28 Oct 2020 vs 1 October 2016
Core clock speed 1825 MHz vs 1304 MHz
Boost clock speed 2250 MHz vs 1442 MHz
Texture fill rate 648.0 GTexel/s vs 322.8 GTexel / s
Pipelines 4608 vs 3584
Manufacturing process technology 7 nm vs 16 nm
Memory clock speed 2000 MHz (16 Gbps effective) vs 1430 MHz
Benchmarks
PassMark - G3D Mark 23070 vs 15549
PassMark - G2D Mark 1083 vs 834
Geekbench - OpenCL 156957 vs 84849
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames) 16849 vs 16640
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps) 16849 vs 16640

Reasons to consider the NVIDIA Quadro GP100

  • Around 28% lower typical power consumption: 235 Watt vs 300 Watt
  • 3.6x better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames): 13211 vs 3720
  • 6.6x better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames): 22133 vs 3374
  • 3.6x better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps): 13211 vs 3720
  • 6.6x better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps): 22133 vs 3374
Specifications (specs)
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 235 Watt vs 300 Watt
Benchmarks
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames) 13211 vs 3720
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames) 22133 vs 3374
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps) 13211 vs 3720
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps) 22133 vs 3374

Compare benchmarks

GPU 1: AMD Radeon RX 6800 XT
GPU 2: NVIDIA Quadro GP100

PassMark - G3D Mark
GPU 1
GPU 2
23070
15549
PassMark - G2D Mark
GPU 1
GPU 2
1083
834
Geekbench - OpenCL
GPU 1
GPU 2
156957
84849
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames)
GPU 1
GPU 2
16849
16640
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames)
GPU 1
GPU 2
3720
13211
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames)
GPU 1
GPU 2
3374
22133
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps)
GPU 1
GPU 2
16849
16640
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps)
GPU 1
GPU 2
3720
13211
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps)
GPU 1
GPU 2
3374
22133
Name AMD Radeon RX 6800 XT NVIDIA Quadro GP100
PassMark - G3D Mark 23070 15549
PassMark - G2D Mark 1083 834
Geekbench - OpenCL 156957 84849
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames) 16849 16640
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames) 3720 13211
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames) 3374 22133
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps) 16849 16640
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps) 3720 13211
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps) 3374 22133
3DMark Fire Strike - Graphics Score 18732
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection (mPixels/s) 355.937
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation (Frames/s) 4858.771
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex (Frames/s) 25.191
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition (Frames/s) 144.928
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining (mHash/s) 1056.078

Compare specifications (specs)

AMD Radeon RX 6800 XT NVIDIA Quadro GP100

Essentials

Architecture RDNA 2.0 Pascal
Code name Navi 21 GP100
Launch date 28 Oct 2020 1 October 2016
Launch price (MSRP) $649
Place in performance rating 26 25
Type Desktop Workstation

Technical info

Boost clock speed 2250 MHz 1442 MHz
Compute units 72
Core clock speed 1825 MHz 1304 MHz
Manufacturing process technology 7 nm 16 nm
Peak Double Precision (FP64) Performance 1296 GFLOPS (1:16)
Peak Half Precision (FP16) Performance 41.47 TFLOPS (2:1)
Peak Single Precision (FP32) Performance 20.74 TFLOPS
Pipelines 4608 3584
Pixel fill rate 288.0 GPixel/s
Texture fill rate 648.0 GTexel/s 322.8 GTexel / s
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 300 Watt 235 Watt
Transistor count 26800 million 15,300 million
Floating-point performance 10,329 gflops

Video outputs and ports

Display Connectors 1x HDMI, 2x DisplayPort, 1x USB Type-C 1x DVI, 4x DisplayPort

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Height 50 mm (2 inches)
Interface PCIe 4.0 x16 PCIe 3.0 x16
Length 267 mm (10.5 inches) 267 mm
Recommended system power (PSU) 700 Watt
Supplementary power connectors 2x 8-pin 1x 8-pin
Width 120 mm (4.7 inches)

API support

DirectX 12.2 12.0 (12_1)
OpenCL 2.1
OpenGL 4.6 4.6
Shader Model 6.5
Vulkan

Memory

Maximum RAM amount 16 GB 16 GB
Memory bandwidth 512.0 GB/s 921.6 GB / s
Memory bus width 256 bit 4096 Bit
Memory clock speed 2000 MHz (16 Gbps effective) 1430 MHz
Memory type GDDR6 HBM2