AMD Radeon RX 480 vs NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q

Graphics Processor

GPU model Ellesmere TU106
GPU variant Polaris 10 XT (215-0876184) N18E-G2-A1
Architecture GCN 4.0 Turing
Foundry GlobalFoundries TSMC
Manufacturing process 14 nm 12 nm
Number of transistors 5,700 million 10,800 million
Die size 232 mm² 445 mm²

Graphics Card

Release date Jun 29th, 2016
Generation Arctic Islands
Production Active
Launch price 229 USD
Interface PCIe 3.0 x16
Reviews 86 in our database
Predecessor Pirate Islands
Successor Polaris

Clocks

Base clock 1120 MHz 885 MHz
Boost clock 1266 MHz 1185 MHz
Memory clock 2000 MHz 8 Gbps effective 1500 MHz 12 Gbps effective

Memory Configuration

Memory size 8 GB 8 GB
Memory type GDDR5 GDDR6
Memory bus width 256 bit 256 bit
Bandwidth 256.0 GB/s 384.0 GB/s

Render Configuration

Shading units 2304 2304
TMUs 144 144
ROPs 32 64
Compute units 36
Cache L1 16 KB (per CU) 64 KB (per SM)
Cache L2 2 MB 4 MB
SM count 36
Tensor cores 288
RT cores 36

Performance

Pixel rate 40.51 GPixel/s 75.84 GPixel/s
Texture rate 182.3 GTexel/s 170.6 GTexel/s
FP16 (half) performance 5.834 TFLOPS (1:1) 10.92 TFLOPS (2:1)
FP32 (float) performance 5.834 TFLOPS 5.460 TFLOPS
FP64 (double) performance 364.6 GFLOPS (1:16) 170.6 GFLOPS (1:32)

Dimensions & Outputs

Slot width Dual-slot MXM Module
Length 240 mm 9.4 inches
Width 95 mm 3.7 inches
Height 35 mm 1.4 inches
TDP 150 W 90 W
Suggested PSU 450 W
Outputs 1x HDMI3x DisplayPort No outputs
Power connectors 1x 6-pin None
Board number C940, D009-47 E4914 SKU 30

API Support & Features

DirectX 12 (12_0) 12 Ultimate (12_2)
OpenGL 4.6 4.6
OpenCL 2.1 3.0
Vulkan 1.2 1.2
Shader model 6.4 6.6
CUDA 7.5

Other Features

Mobile graphics

Release date Jan 29th, 2019
Generation GeForce 20 Mobile
Production Active
Interface PCIe 3.0 x16
Predecessor GeForce 10 Mobile
Successor GeForce 30 Mobile

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