NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 Mobile vs NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB Rev. 2

Comparative analysis of NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 Mobile and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB Rev. 2 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: GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps), GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps), GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps).

 

Differences

Reasons to consider the NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 Mobile

  • Videocard is newer: launch date 3 year(s) 0 month(s) later
  • 2169.7x more texture fill rate: 296.6 GTexel/s vs 136.7 GTexel / s
  • 4.8x more pipelines: 6144 vs 1280
  • A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running videocard: 8 nm vs 16 nm
  • Around 4% lower typical power consumption: 115 Watt vs 120 Watt
  • Around 33% higher maximum memory size: 8 GB vs 6 GB
  • Around 83% better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames): 26295 vs 14345
  • Around 83% better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps): 26295 vs 14345
Specifications (specs)
Launch date 12 Jan 2021 vs 5 January 2018
Texture fill rate 296.6 GTexel/s vs 136.7 GTexel / s
Pipelines 6144 vs 1280
Manufacturing process technology 8 nm vs 16 nm
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 115 Watt vs 120 Watt
Maximum memory size 8 GB vs 6 GB
Benchmarks
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames) 26295 vs 14345
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps) 26295 vs 14345

Reasons to consider the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB Rev. 2

  • Around 36% higher core clock speed: 1506 MHz vs 1110 MHz
  • Around 11% higher boost clock speed: 1709 MHz vs 1545 MHz
  • 4.6x more memory clock speed: 8008 MHz vs 1750 MHz (14 Gbps effective)
Core clock speed 1506 MHz vs 1110 MHz
Boost clock speed 1709 MHz vs 1545 MHz
Memory clock speed 8008 MHz vs 1750 MHz (14 Gbps effective)

Compare benchmarks

GPU 1: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 Mobile
GPU 2: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB Rev. 2

GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames)
GPU 1
GPU 2
26295
14345
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps)
GPU 1
GPU 2
26295
14345
Name NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 Mobile NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB Rev. 2
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames) 26295 14345
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps) 26295 14345
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames) 9367
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps) 9367
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames) 8604
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps) 8604

Compare specifications (specs)

NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 Mobile NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB Rev. 2

Essentials

Architecture Ampere Pascal
Code name GA104 GP106
Launch date 12 Jan 2021 5 January 2018
Place in performance rating 45 46
Type Laptop Desktop
Launch price (MSRP) $299

Technical info

Boost clock speed 1545 MHz 1709 MHz
Core clock speed 1110 MHz 1506 MHz
Manufacturing process technology 8 nm 16 nm
Peak Double Precision (FP64) Performance 296.6 GFLOPS (1:64)
Peak Half Precision (FP16) Performance 18.98 TFLOPS (1:1)
Peak Single Precision (FP32) Performance 18.98 TFLOPS
Pipelines 6144 1280
Pixel fill rate 148.3 GPixel/s
Texture fill rate 296.6 GTexel/s 136.7 GTexel / s
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 115 Watt 120 Watt
Transistor count 17400 million 4,400 million
Floating-point performance 4,375 gflops

Video outputs and ports

Display Connectors No outputs 1x DVI, 1x HDMI, 3x DisplayPort

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Height PCIe 4.0 x16
Supplementary power connectors None 1x 6-pin
Interface PCIe 3.0 x16
Length 250 mm

API support

DirectX 12.2 12.0 (12_1)
OpenCL 3.0
OpenGL 4.6 4.6
Shader Model 6.6
Vulkan

Memory

Maximum RAM amount 8 GB 6 GB
Memory bandwidth 448 GB/s 192.2 GB / s
Memory bus width 256 Bit 192 Bit
Memory clock speed 1750 MHz (14 Gbps effective) 8008 MHz
Memory type GDDR6 GDDR5

Technologies

GPU Boost
VR Ready