AMD Radeon RX 6800 vs NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Ti

Comparative analysis of AMD Radeon RX 6800 and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Ti 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, CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection (mPixels/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), 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 - Ocean Surface Simulation (Frames/s).

 

Differences

Reasons to consider the AMD Radeon RX 6800

  • Videocard is newer: launch date 2 year(s) 1 month(s) later
  • Around 26% higher core clock speed: 1700 MHz vs 1350 MHz
  • Around 36% higher boost clock speed: 2105 MHz vs 1545 MHz
  • A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running videocard: 7 nm vs 12 nm
  • Around 11% better performance in PassMark - G2D Mark: 1049 vs 946
  • Around 9% better performance in CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection (mPixels/s): 432.118 vs 395.774
  • Around 1% better performance in CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex (Frames/s): 41.585 vs 41.075
  • 2.3x better performance in CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition (Frames/s): 383.037 vs 165.421
  • Around 19% better performance in CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining (mHash/s): 2280.457 vs 1908.842
  • 2.4x better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames): 8914 vs 3719
  • Around 70% better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames): 5706 vs 3360
  • 2.4x better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps): 8914 vs 3719
  • Around 70% better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps): 5706 vs 3360
  • Around 2% better performance in 3DMark Fire Strike - Graphics Score: 15194 vs 14856
Specifications (specs)
Launch date 28 Oct 2020 vs 20 September 2018
Core clock speed 1700 MHz vs 1350 MHz
Boost clock speed 2105 MHz vs 1545 MHz
Manufacturing process technology 7 nm vs 12 nm
Benchmarks
PassMark - G2D Mark 1049 vs 946
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection (mPixels/s) 432.118 vs 395.774
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex (Frames/s) 41.585 vs 41.075
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition (Frames/s) 383.037 vs 165.421
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining (mHash/s) 2280.457 vs 1908.842
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames) 8914 vs 3719
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames) 5706 vs 3360
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps) 8914 vs 3719
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps) 5706 vs 3360
3DMark Fire Strike - Graphics Score 15194 vs 14856

Reasons to consider the NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Ti

  • 7x more memory clock speed: 14000 MHz vs 2000 MHz (16 Gbps effective)
  • Around 3% better performance in PassMark - G3D Mark: 21669 vs 21044
  • Around 9% better performance in Geekbench - OpenCL: 139092 vs 127776
  • Around 44% better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames): 24355 vs 16938
  • Around 44% better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps): 24355 vs 16938
Specifications (specs)
Memory clock speed 14000 MHz vs 2000 MHz (16 Gbps effective)
Benchmarks
PassMark - G3D Mark 21669 vs 21044
Geekbench - OpenCL 139092 vs 127776
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames) 24355 vs 16938
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps) 24355 vs 16938

Compare benchmarks

GPU 1: AMD Radeon RX 6800
GPU 2: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Ti

PassMark - G3D Mark
GPU 1
GPU 2
21044
21669
PassMark - G2D Mark
GPU 1
GPU 2
1049
946
Geekbench - OpenCL
GPU 1
GPU 2
127776
139092
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection (mPixels/s)
GPU 1
GPU 2
432.118
395.774
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex (Frames/s)
GPU 1
GPU 2
41.585
41.075
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition (Frames/s)
GPU 1
GPU 2
383.037
165.421
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining (mHash/s)
GPU 1
GPU 2
2280.457
1908.842
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames)
GPU 1
GPU 2
16938
24355
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames)
GPU 1
GPU 2
8914
3719
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames)
GPU 1
GPU 2
5706
3360
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps)
GPU 1
GPU 2
16938
24355
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps)
GPU 1
GPU 2
8914
3719
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps)
GPU 1
GPU 2
5706
3360
3DMark Fire Strike - Graphics Score
GPU 1
GPU 2
15194
14856
Name AMD Radeon RX 6800 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Ti
PassMark - G3D Mark 21044 21669
PassMark - G2D Mark 1049 946
Geekbench - OpenCL 127776 139092
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection (mPixels/s) 432.118 395.774
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex (Frames/s) 41.585 41.075
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition (Frames/s) 383.037 165.421
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining (mHash/s) 2280.457 1908.842
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames) 16938 24355
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames) 8914 3719
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames) 5706 3360
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps) 16938 24355
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps) 8914 3719
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps) 5706 3360
3DMark Fire Strike - Graphics Score 15194 14856
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation (Frames/s) 5402.713

Compare specifications (specs)

AMD Radeon RX 6800 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Ti

Essentials

Architecture RDNA 2.0 Turing
Code name Navi 21 TU102
Launch date 28 Oct 2020 20 September 2018
Launch price (MSRP) $579 $999
Place in performance rating 8 9
Type Desktop Desktop
Price now $1,279.99
Value for money (0-100) 17.22

Technical info

Boost clock speed 2105 MHz 1545 MHz
Compute units 60
Core clock speed 1700 MHz 1350 MHz
Manufacturing process technology 7 nm 12 nm
Peak Double Precision (FP64) Performance 1010 GFLOPS (1:16)
Peak Half Precision (FP16) Performance 32.33 TFLOPS (2:1)
Peak Single Precision (FP32) Performance 16.17 TFLOPS
Pipelines 3840
Pixel fill rate 202.1 GPixel/s
Texture fill rate 505.2 GTexel/s
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 250 Watt 250 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

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Height 40 mm (1.6 inches)
Interface PCIe 4.0 x16 PCIe 3.0 x16
Length 267 mm (10.5 inches) 267 mm
Recommended system power (PSU) 600 Watt
Supplementary power connectors 2x 8-pin 2x 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
Memory bandwidth 512.0 GB/s
Memory bus width 256 bit
Memory clock speed 2000 MHz (16 Gbps effective) 14000 MHz
Memory type GDDR6