NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Super vs AMD Radeon RX Vega XT

Comparative analysis of NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Super and AMD Radeon RX Vega XT videocards for all known characteristics in the following categories: Essentials, Technical info, Video outputs and ports, Compatibility, dimensions and requirements, API support, Memory, Technologies. Benchmark videocards performance analysis: PassMark - G3D Mark, PassMark - G2D Mark, Geekbench - OpenCL, 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), 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 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Super

  • Videocard is newer: launch date 1 year(s) 11 month(s) later
  • Around 10% higher core clock speed: 1650 MHz vs 1500 MHz
  • Around 11% higher boost clock speed: 1815 MHz vs 1630 MHz
  • A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running videocard: 12 nm vs 14 nm
  • 7.4x more memory clock speed: 14000 MHz vs 1890 MHz
Launch date 23 July 2019 vs 8 August 2017
Core clock speed 1650 MHz vs 1500 MHz
Boost clock speed 1815 MHz vs 1630 MHz
Manufacturing process technology 12 nm vs 14 nm
Memory clock speed 14000 MHz vs 1890 MHz

Reasons to consider the AMD Radeon RX Vega XT

  • Around 33% higher pipelines: 4096 vs 3072
  • Around 11% lower typical power consumption: 225 Watt vs 250 Watt
  • Around 79% better performance in Geekbench - OpenCL: 196748 vs 109712
Specifications (specs)
Pipelines 4096 vs 3072
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 225 Watt vs 250 Watt
Benchmarks
Geekbench - OpenCL 196748 vs 109712

Compare benchmarks

GPU 1: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Super
GPU 2: AMD Radeon RX Vega XT

Geekbench - OpenCL
GPU 1
GPU 2
109712
196748
Name NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Super AMD Radeon RX Vega XT
PassMark - G3D Mark 19225
PassMark - G2D Mark 918
Geekbench - OpenCL 109712 196748
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection (mPixels/s) 354.95
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation (Frames/s) 4359.402
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex (Frames/s) 31.6
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition (Frames/s) 193.37
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining (mHash/s) 1655.184
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames) 27846
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames) 3709
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames) 3352
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps) 27846
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps) 3709
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps) 3352
3DMark Fire Strike - Graphics Score 2

Compare specifications (specs)

NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Super AMD Radeon RX Vega XT

Essentials

Architecture Turing GCN 5.0
Code name TU104 Vega 10
Launch date 23 July 2019 8 August 2017
Launch price (MSRP) $699
Place in performance rating 6 2
Type Desktop Desktop

Technical info

Boost clock speed 1815 MHz 1630 MHz
Core clock speed 1650 MHz 1500 MHz
CUDA cores 3072
Manufacturing process technology 12 nm 14 nm
Maximum GPU temperature 89 C
Pipelines 3072 4096
Render output units 64
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 250 Watt 225 Watt
Floating-point performance 13,353 gflops
Texture fill rate 417.3 GTexel / s

Video outputs and ports

Display Port 1.4
DisplayPort support
Dual-link DVI support
G-SYNC support
HDCP
HDMI
Multi monitor support
Number of simultaneous displays 4
Display Connectors 1x HDMI, 3x DisplayPort

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Height 4.556” (115.7mm)
Length 10.5” (266.74mm) 267 mm
Recommended system power (PSU) 650 Watt
Supplementary power connectors 6 pin + 8 pin 2x 8-pin
Width 2-Slot
Interface PCIe 3.0 x16

API support

DirectX 12.1
OpenGL 4.5
Shader Model 6.4
Vulkan

Memory

Maximum RAM amount 8 GB 8 GB
Memory bandwidth 496 GB/s 483.8 GB / s
Memory bus width 256 bit 2048 Bit
Memory clock speed 14000 MHz 1890 MHz
Memory type GDDR6 HBM2

Technologies

Ansel
HDMI 2.0b
SLI
VR Ready