NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3090 vs NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Mobile

Comparative analysis of NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3090 and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Mobile 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 - G2D Mark, PassMark - G3D Mark, 3DMark Fire Strike - Graphics Score, Geekbench - OpenCL, 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 3090

  • Videocard is newer: launch date 1 year(s) 7 month(s) later
  • Around 15% higher core clock speed: 1395 MHz vs 1215 MHz
  • Around 18% higher boost clock speed: 1695 MHz vs 1440 MHz
  • 4.6x more pipelines: 10496 vs 2304
  • A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running videocard: 8 nm vs 12 nm
  • Around 62% better performance in PassMark - G2D Mark: 975 vs 601
  • 2x better performance in PassMark - G3D Mark: 24980 vs 12354
  • 2.6x better performance in 3DMark Fire Strike - Graphics Score: 19833 vs 7579
Specifications (specs)
Launch date 1 Sep 2020 vs 29 January 2019
Core clock speed 1395 MHz vs 1215 MHz
Boost clock speed 1695 MHz vs 1440 MHz
Pipelines 10496 vs 2304
Manufacturing process technology 8 nm vs 12 nm
Benchmarks
PassMark - G2D Mark 975 vs 601
PassMark - G3D Mark 24980 vs 12354
3DMark Fire Strike - Graphics Score 19833 vs 7579

Reasons to consider the NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Mobile

  • 3x lower typical power consumption: 115 Watt vs 350 Watt
  • 11.5x more memory clock speed: 14000 MHz vs 1219 MHz (19.5 Gbps effective)
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 115 Watt vs 350 Watt
Memory clock speed 14000 MHz vs 1219 MHz (19.5 Gbps effective)

Compare benchmarks

GPU 1: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3090
GPU 2: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Mobile

PassMark - G2D Mark
GPU 1
GPU 2
975
601
PassMark - G3D Mark
GPU 1
GPU 2
24980
12354
3DMark Fire Strike - Graphics Score
GPU 1
GPU 2
19833
7579
Name NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3090 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Mobile
PassMark - G2D Mark 975 601
PassMark - G3D Mark 24980 12354
3DMark Fire Strike - Graphics Score 19833 7579
Geekbench - OpenCL 203130
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames) 19415
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps) 19415
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames) 20062
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps) 20062
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames) 30848
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps) 30848

Compare specifications (specs)

NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3090 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Mobile

Essentials

Architecture Ampere Turing
Code name GA102 TU106
Launch date 1 Sep 2020 29 January 2019
Launch price (MSRP) $1499
Place in performance rating 1 10
Type Desktop Laptop
Price now $489.99
Value for money (0-100) 49.06

Technical info

Boost clock speed 1695 MHz 1440 MHz
Core clock speed 1395 MHz 1215 MHz
Manufacturing process technology 8 nm 12 nm
Peak Double Precision (FP64) Performance 556.0 GFLOPS (1:64)
Peak Half Precision (FP16) Performance 35.58 TFLOPS (1:1)
Peak Single Precision (FP32) Performance 35.58 TFLOPS
Pipelines 10496 2304
Pixel fill rate 189.8 GPixel/s
Texture fill rate 556.0 GTexel/s
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 350 Watt 115 Watt
Transistor count 28300 million 10,800 million

Video outputs and ports

Display Connectors 1x HDMI, 3x DisplayPort No outputs

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Height 138 mm (5.4 inches)
Interface PCIe 4.0 x16 PCIe 3.0 x16
Length 313 mm (12.3 inches)
Recommended system power (PSU) 750 Watt
Supplementary power connectors 1x 12-pin
Width Triple-slot

API support

DirectX 12.2 12.0
OpenCL 2.0
OpenGL 4.6 4.6
Shader Model 6.5
Vulkan

Memory

Maximum RAM amount 24 GB
Memory bandwidth 936.2 GB/s
Memory bus width 384 bit 256 Bit
Memory clock speed 1219 MHz (19.5 Gbps effective) 14000 MHz
Memory type GDDR6X GDDR6