AMD Radeon RX 6800 XT vs NVIDIA TITAN RTX

Comparative analysis of AMD Radeon RX 6800 XT and NVIDIA TITAN RTX 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.

 

Differences

Reasons to consider the AMD Radeon RX 6800 XT

  • Videocard is newer: launch date 1 year(s) 10 month(s) later
  • Around 35% higher core clock speed: 1825 MHz vs 1350 MHz
  • Around 27% higher boost clock speed: 2250 MHz vs 1770 MHz
  • A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running videocard: 7 nm vs 12 nm
  • Around 16% better performance in PassMark - G3D Mark: 23053 vs 19851
  • Around 30% better performance in PassMark - G2D Mark: 1083 vs 835
  • Around 14% better performance in Geekbench - OpenCL: 156957 vs 138199
  • Around 1% better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames): 3374 vs 3353
  • Around 1% better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps): 3374 vs 3353
  • Around 21% better performance in 3DMark Fire Strike - Graphics Score: 18217 vs 15014
Specifications (specs)
Launch date 28 Oct 2020 vs 18 December 2018
Core clock speed 1825 MHz vs 1350 MHz
Boost clock speed 2250 MHz vs 1770 MHz
Manufacturing process technology 7 nm vs 12 nm
Benchmarks
PassMark - G3D Mark 23053 vs 19851
PassMark - G2D Mark 1083 vs 835
Geekbench - OpenCL 156957 vs 138199
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames) 3720 vs 3707
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames) 3374 vs 3353
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps) 3720 vs 3707
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps) 3374 vs 3353
3DMark Fire Strike - Graphics Score 18217 vs 15014

Reasons to consider the NVIDIA TITAN RTX

  • Around 7% lower typical power consumption: 280 Watt vs 300 Watt
  • 7x more memory clock speed: 14000 MHz vs 2000 MHz (16 Gbps effective)
  • Around 53% better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames): 25820 vs 16849
  • Around 53% better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps): 25820 vs 16849
Specifications (specs)
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 280 Watt vs 300 Watt
Memory clock speed 14000 MHz vs 2000 MHz (16 Gbps effective)
Benchmarks
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames) 25820 vs 16849
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps) 25820 vs 16849

Compare benchmarks

GPU 1: AMD Radeon RX 6800 XT
GPU 2: NVIDIA TITAN RTX

PassMark - G3D Mark
GPU 1
GPU 2
23053
19851
PassMark - G2D Mark
GPU 1
GPU 2
1083
835
Geekbench - OpenCL
GPU 1
GPU 2
156957
138199
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames)
GPU 1
GPU 2
16849
25820
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames)
GPU 1
GPU 2
3720
3707
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames)
GPU 1
GPU 2
3374
3353
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps)
GPU 1
GPU 2
16849
25820
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps)
GPU 1
GPU 2
3720
3707
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps)
GPU 1
GPU 2
3374
3353
3DMark Fire Strike - Graphics Score
GPU 1
GPU 2
18217
15014
Name AMD Radeon RX 6800 XT NVIDIA TITAN RTX
PassMark - G3D Mark 23053 19851
PassMark - G2D Mark 1083 835
Geekbench - OpenCL 156957 138199
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames) 16849 25820
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames) 3720 3707
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames) 3374 3353
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps) 16849 25820
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps) 3720 3707
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps) 3374 3353
3DMark Fire Strike - Graphics Score 18217 15014

Compare specifications (specs)

AMD Radeon RX 6800 XT NVIDIA TITAN RTX

Essentials

Architecture RDNA 2.0 Turing
Code name Navi 21 TU102
Launch date 28 Oct 2020 18 December 2018
Launch price (MSRP) $649 $2,499
Place in performance rating 26 29
Type Desktop Desktop

Technical info

Boost clock speed 2250 MHz 1770 MHz
Compute units 72
Core clock speed 1825 MHz 1350 MHz
Manufacturing process technology 7 nm 12 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 4608
Pixel fill rate 288.0 GPixel/s
Texture fill rate 648.0 GTexel/s
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 300 Watt 280 Watt
Transistor count 26800 million 18,600 million

Video outputs and ports

Display Connectors 1x HDMI, 2x DisplayPort, 1x USB Type-C 1x HDMI, 3x DisplayPort, 1x USB Type-C
DisplayPort count 3
DisplayPort support
HDMI

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 2x 8-pin
Width 120 mm (4.7 inches)

API support

DirectX 12.2 12.0
OpenCL 2.1
OpenGL 4.6 4.6
Shader Model 6.5
Vulkan

Memory

Maximum RAM amount 16 GB
Memory bandwidth 512.0 GB/s
Memory bus width 256 bit 384 Bit
Memory clock speed 2000 MHz (16 Gbps effective) 14000 MHz
Memory type GDDR6 GDDR6