GeForce RTX 2060 Super vs GeForce GTX 1080

GeForce RTX 2060 Super
Memory: 8192Mb GDDR6 DESKTOP
Release date: 9 Jul 2019
GeForce RTX 2060 Super
GeForce GTX 1080
Memory: 8192Mb GDDR5X DESKTOP
Release date: 27 May 2016
GeForce GTX 1080

Summary

Gaming performance index

  • GeForce RTX 2060 Super
    108%
  • GeForce GTX 1080
    100%

Relative performance

Reasons to consider GeForce RTX 2060 Super

8% higher gaming performance.
This is a much newer product, it might have better long term support.
Supports PhysX.
Supports G-Sync.
Supports ShadowPlay (allows game streaming/recording with minimum performance penalty).
Supports Direct3D 12 Async Compute.
Supports DirectX Raytracing (DXR)
Supports Deep Learning Super-Sampling (DLSS)

Reasons to consider GeForce GTX 1080

Supports PhysX.
Supports G-Sync.
Supports ShadowPlay (allows game streaming/recording with minimum performance penalty).
Supports Direct3D 12 Async Compute.

GeForce RTX 2060 Super

HWBench recommends GeForce RTX 2060 Super

The GeForce RTX 2060 Super is the better performing card based on the game benchmark suite used (38 combinations of games and resolutions).


Specifications

Core Configuration

GeForce RTX 2060 Super GeForce GTX 1080
GPU Name TU106 (TU106-410-A1) vs GP104 (GP104-400-A1)
Fab Process 12 nm vs 16 nm
Die Size 445 mm² vs 314 mm²
Transistors 10,800 million vs 7,200 million
Shaders 2176 vs 2560
Compute Units 34 vs 20
Core clock 1470 MHz vs 1607 MHz
ROPs 64 vs 64
TMUs 136 vs 160

Memory Configuration

GeForce RTX 2060 Super GeForce GTX 1080
Memory Type GDDR6 vs GDDR5X
Bus Width 256 bit vs 256 bit
Memory Speed 1750 MHz
14000 MHz effective
vs 1251 MHz
10008 MHz effective
Memory Size 8192 Mb vs 8192 Mb

Additional details

GeForce RTX 2060 Super GeForce GTX 1080
TDP 160 watts vs 180 watts
Release Date 9 Jul 2019 vs 27 May 2016

Raw Performance comparison

Pixel Rate

  • GeForce RTX 2060 Super
    105.60 GP/s
  • GeForce GTX 1080
    102.80 GP/s

GigaPixels - higher is better

Texel Rate

  • GeForce RTX 2060 Super
    224.40 GT/s
  • GeForce GTX 1080
    257.10 GT/s

GigaTexels - higher is better

Memory bandwidth

  • GeForce RTX 2060 Super
    448.00 GB/s
  • GeForce GTX 1080
    320.00 GB/s

GB/s - higher is better

Single precision performance

  • GeForce RTX 2060 Super
    7181.00 GFLOPs
  • GeForce GTX 1080
    8228.00 GFLOPs

GFLOPs - higher is better

Game benchmarks

Battlefield V

Ultra Quality, DirectX12, Windows 10x64

  • GeForce RTX 2060 Super
    90
  • GeForce GTX 1080
    81

FPS (higher is better)

Borderlands 3

Ultra Quality preset DirectX 12 windows 10 x64

  • GeForce RTX 2060 Super
    53
  • GeForce GTX 1080
    51

FPS (higher is better)

Codemasters Formula 1 2018

Ultra quality TTA DirectX11 Windows10 x64

  • GeForce RTX 2060 Super
    92
  • GeForce GTX 1080
    84

FPS (higher is better)

Destiny 2

Highest quality DirectX11 Windows10 x64

  • GeForce RTX 2060 Super
    102
  • GeForce GTX 1080
    94

FPS (higher is better)

Deus Ex Mankind Divided

Ultra quality DirectX12 Windows10 x64

  • GeForce RTX 2060 Super
    73
  • GeForce GTX 1080
    69

FPS (higher is better)

Far Cry New Dawn

Ultra Quality, DirectX 11,Windows 10x64 build 1809

  • GeForce RTX 2060 Super
    90
  • GeForce GTX 1080
    84

FPS (higher is better)

Gears of War 5

Ultra Quality preset DirectX 12 windows 10 x64

  • GeForce RTX 2060 Super
    66
  • GeForce GTX 1080
    65

FPS (higher is better)

Grand Theft Auto V

DX11, Max Details, 16:1 AF, 2xMSAA

  • GeForce RTX 2060 Super
    122
  • GeForce GTX 1080
    114

FPS (higher is better)

Metro Exodus

Ultra detail, 16:1 AF, DirectX12, Windows 10x64

  • GeForce RTX 2060 Super
    49
  • GeForce GTX 1080
    45

FPS (higher is better)

Middle-Earth Shadow of War

Ultra Quality, HR Textures, DirectX11, Windows 10 x64

  • GeForce RTX 2060 Super
    81
  • GeForce GTX 1080
    68

FPS (higher is better)

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Highest Detail, Pure Hair On, HBAO+, DirectX 12, Windows 10 x64

  • GeForce RTX 2060 Super
    71
  • GeForce GTX 1080
    62

FPS (higher is better)

Strange Brigade

Ultra quality DirectX12 Async Compute Windows10 x64

  • GeForce RTX 2060 Super
    105
  • GeForce GTX 1080
    91

FPS (higher is better)

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

DX11,Max Details, 16:1 HQ-AF, +AA

  • GeForce RTX 2060 Super
    90
  • GeForce GTX 1080
    82

FPS (higher is better)

Battlefield V

Ultra Quality, DirectX12, Windows 10x64

  • GeForce RTX 2060 Super
    52
  • GeForce GTX 1080
    48

FPS (higher is better)

Borderlands 3

Ultra Quality preset DirectX 12 windows 10 x64

  • GeForce RTX 2060 Super
    29
  • GeForce GTX 1080
    28

FPS (higher is better)

Codemasters Formula 1 2018

Ultra quality TTA DirectX11 Windows10 x64

  • GeForce RTX 2060 Super
    55
  • GeForce GTX 1080
    51

FPS (higher is better)

Destiny 2

Highest quality DirectX11 Windows10 x64

  • GeForce RTX 2060 Super
    59
  • GeForce GTX 1080
    54

FPS (higher is better)

Deus Ex Mankind Divided

Ultra quality DirectX12 Windows10 x64

  • GeForce RTX 2060 Super
    38
  • GeForce GTX 1080
    36

FPS (higher is better)

Far Cry New Dawn

Ultra Quality, DirectX 11,Windows 10x64 build 1809

  • GeForce RTX 2060 Super
    49
  • GeForce GTX 1080
    45

FPS (higher is better)

Gears of War 5

Ultra Quality preset DirectX 12 windows 10 x64

  • GeForce RTX 2060 Super
    36
  • GeForce GTX 1080
    36

FPS (higher is better)

Grand Theft Auto V

DX11, Max Details, 16:1 AF, 2xMSAA

  • GeForce RTX 2060 Super
    64
  • GeForce GTX 1080
    58

FPS (higher is better)

Metro Exodus

Ultra detail, 16:1 AF, DirectX12, Windows 10x64

  • GeForce RTX 2060 Super
    31
  • GeForce GTX 1080
    28

FPS (higher is better)

Middle-Earth Shadow of War

Ultra Quality, HR Textures, DirectX11, Windows 10 x64

  • GeForce RTX 2060 Super
    46
  • GeForce GTX 1080
    38

FPS (higher is better)

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Highest Detail, Pure Hair On, HBAO+, DirectX 12, Windows 10 x64

  • GeForce RTX 2060 Super
    37
  • GeForce GTX 1080
    33

FPS (higher is better)

Strange Brigade

Ultra quality DirectX12 Async Compute Windows10 x64

  • GeForce RTX 2060 Super
    61
  • GeForce GTX 1080
    53

FPS (higher is better)

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

DX11,Max Details, 16:1 HQ-AF, +AA

  • GeForce RTX 2060 Super
    47
  • GeForce GTX 1080
    48

FPS (higher is better)

Borderlands 3

Ultra Quality preset DirectX 12 windows 10 x64

  • GeForce RTX 2060 Super
    73
  • GeForce GTX 1080
    72

FPS (higher is better)

Codemasters Formula 1 2018

Ultra quality TTA DirectX11 Windows10 x64

  • GeForce RTX 2060 Super
    120
  • GeForce GTX 1080
    111

FPS (higher is better)

Destiny 2

Highest quality DirectX11 Windows10 x64

  • GeForce RTX 2060 Super
    141
  • GeForce GTX 1080
    127

FPS (higher is better)

Deus Ex Mankind Divided

Ultra quality DirectX12 Windows10 x64

  • GeForce RTX 2060 Super
    104
  • GeForce GTX 1080
    106

FPS (higher is better)

Far Cry New Dawn

Ultra Quality, DirectX 11,Windows 10x64 build 1809

  • GeForce RTX 2060 Super
    115
  • GeForce GTX 1080
    110

FPS (higher is better)

Gears of War 5

Ultra Quality preset DirectX 12 windows 10 x64

  • GeForce RTX 2060 Super
    96
  • GeForce GTX 1080
    92

FPS (higher is better)

Grand Theft Auto V

DX11, Max Details, 16:1 AF, 2xMSAA

  • GeForce RTX 2060 Super
    156
  • GeForce GTX 1080
    159

FPS (higher is better)

Metro Exodus

Ultra detail, 16:1 AF, DirectX12, Windows 10x64

  • GeForce RTX 2060 Super
    63
  • GeForce GTX 1080
    58

FPS (higher is better)

Middle-Earth Shadow of War

Ultra Quality, HR Textures, DirectX11, Windows 10 x64

  • GeForce RTX 2060 Super
    113
  • GeForce GTX 1080
    99

FPS (higher is better)

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Highest Detail, Pure Hair On, HBAO+, DirectX 12, Windows 10 x64

  • GeForce RTX 2060 Super
    105
  • GeForce GTX 1080
    91

FPS (higher is better)

Strange Brigade

Ultra quality DirectX12 Async Compute Windows10 x64

  • GeForce RTX 2060 Super
    142
  • GeForce GTX 1080
    127

FPS (higher is better)

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

DX11,Max Details, 16:1 HQ-AF, +AA

  • GeForce RTX 2060 Super
    126
  • GeForce GTX 1080
    105

FPS (higher is better)