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RTX 30 SERIES RTX 20 SERIES GTX 10 SERIES GTX 9 SERIES
NVIDIA Architecture Architecture Name Ampere Turing Pascal Maxwell
Streaming Multiprocessors 2x FP32 1x FP32 1x FP32 1x FP32
Ray Tracing Cores Gen 2 Gen 1 - -
Tensor Cores (AI) Gen 3 Gen 2 - -
Memory Up to 24 GB GDDR6X Up to 11 GB GDDR6 Up to 11 GB GDDR5X Up to 6 GB GDDR5
NVIDIA DLSS Yes Yes - -
Platform NVIDIA Reflex Yes Yes Yes Yes
NVIDIA Broadcast Yes Yes - -
NVIDIA Canvas Yes Yes - -
NVIDIA GeForce Experience Yes Yes Yes Yes
Game Ready Drivers Yes Yes Yes Yes
NVIDIA Studio Drivers Yes Yes Yes -
NVIDIA ShadowPlay Yes Yes Yes Yes
NVIDIA Highlights Yes Yes Yes Yes
NVIDIA Ansel Yes Yes Yes Yes
NVIDIA Freestyle Yes Yes Yes Yes
VR Ready Yes Yes GTX 1060 or higher GTX 970 or higher
Additional Features PCIe Gen 4 Gen 3 Gen 3 Gen 3
NVIDIA Encoder (NVENC) Gen 7 Gen 7 Gen 6 Gen 5
NVIDIA Decoder (NVDEC) Gen 5 Gen 4 Gen 3 Gen 2
DX12 Ultimate Yes Yes - -
Video Outputs HDMI 2.1, DisplayPort 1.4a HDMI 2.0b, DisplayPort 1.4a HDMI 2.0b, DisplayPort 1.4a HDMI 2.0, DisplayPort 1.2

Compare 30 Series Specs

GeForce RTX
3090
GeForce RTX
3080
GeForce RTX
3070
GPU Engine Specs: NVIDIA CUDA® Cores 10496 8704 5888
Boost Clock (GHz) 1.70 1.71 1.73
Memory Specs: Standard Memory Config 24 GB GDDR6X 10 GB GDDR6X 8 GB GDDR6
Memory Interface Width 384-bit 320-bit 256-bit
Technology Support: Ray Tracing Cores 2nd Generation 2nd Generation 2nd Generation
Tensor Cores 3rd Generation 3rd Generation 3rd Generation
NVIDIA Architecture Ampere Ampere Ampere
Microsoft DirectX® 12 Ultimate Yes Yes Yes
NVIDIA DLSS Yes Yes Yes
PCI Express Gen 4 Yes Yes Yes
NVIDIA® GeForce Experience Yes Yes Yes
NVIDIA Ansel Yes Yes Yes
NVIDIA FreeStyle Yes Yes Yes
NVIDIA ShadowPlay Yes Yes Yes
NVIDIA Highlights Yes Yes Yes
NVIDIA G-SYNC® Yes Yes Yes
Game Ready Drivers Yes Yes Yes
NVIDIA Studio Drivers Yes Yes Yes
NVIDIA GPU Boost Yes Yes Yes
NVIDIA NVLink (SLI-Ready) Yes - -
Vulkan RT API, OpenGL 4.6 Yes Yes Yes
HDMI 2.1 Yes Yes Yes
DisplayPort 1.4a Yes Yes Yes
NVIDIA Encoder 7th Generation 7th Generation 7th Generation
NVIDIA Decoder 5th Generation 5th Generation 5th Generation
VR Ready Yes Yes Yes
Display Support: Maximum Digital Resolution (1) 7680x4320 7680x4320 7680x4320
Standard Display Connectors HDMI 2.1, 3x DisplayPort 1.4a HDMI 2.1, 3x DisplayPort 1.4a HDMI 2.1, 3x DisplayPort 1.4a
Multi Monitor 4 4 4
HDCP 2.3 2.3 2.3
Founders Edition Card Dimensions: Length 12.3" (313 mm) 11.2" (285 mm) 9.5" (242 mm)
Width 5.4" (138 mm) 4.4" (112 mm) 4.4" (112 mm)
Slot 3-Slot 2-Slot 2-Slot
Founders Edition Thermal Power Specs: Maximum GPU Temperature (in C) 93 93 93
Graphics Card Power (W) 350 320 220
Required System Power (W) (2) 750 750 650
Supplementary Power Connectors 2x PCIe 8-pin 2x PCIe 8-pin 1x PCIe 8-pin

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