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NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Super Mobile

NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Super Mobile

The NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Super Mobile is the fastest mobile graphics card for laptops in early 2020. It is based on the desktop RTX 2080 Super, but most likely with reduced core speeds. According to early information it will be only slightly faster than a RTX 2080 with the same TGP setting (max. 200 Watt).

According to our information there will be various versions of the 2080 Super, six versions ranging from 150 - 200 Watt TGP and different clock speeds and three Max-Q variants from 80 - 90 Watt.

ModelTGPBaseBoost
RTX 2080 Super200W15601740
RTX 2080 Super190W15301710
RTX 2080 Super180W14851680
RTX 2080 Super170W14551635
RTX 2080 Super160W14101605
RTX 2080 Super150W13651560
RTX 2080 Super Max-Q90W9751230
RTX 2080 Super Max-Q85W8851155
RTX 2080 Super Max-Q80W7351080

Features

NVIDIA manufacturers the TU104 chip on a 12 nm FinFET process and includes features like Deep Learning Super Sampling (DLSS) and Real-Time Ray Tracing (RTRT), which should combine to create more realistic lighting effects than older GPUs based on the company's Pascal architecture (if the games supports it). The RTX 2080 Super is also DisplayPort 1.4 ready, while there is also support for HDMI 2.0b, HDR, Simultaneous Multi-Projection (SMP) and H.265 video en/decoding (PlayReady 3.0).

Performance

The mobile RTX 2080 Super Mobile should perform only slightly better than the old mobile RTX 2080. Therefore, it should be able to run all demanding games in 4k with maximum details. Raytracing features however may reduce framerates a lot.

The power consumption of the card can be set with 150 or 200 Watt TGP according to early information. Therefore, the normal Max-P variant is only suited for thick and heavy gaming laptops. A Max-Q variant for thin and light laptops is also planned (most likely at 80 - 90 Watt as the RTX 2080 Max-Q with similar performance).

ManufacturerNVIDIA
GeForce RTX 2000 Series
NVIDIA Titan RTX compare 4608 @ 1350 - 1770 MHz384 Bit @ 14000 MHz
GeForce RTX 2080 Ti (Desktop) compare 4352 @ 1350 - 1545 MHz352 Bit @ 14000 MHz
GeForce RTX 2080 Super (Desktop) compare 3072 @ 1650 - 1815 MHz256 Bit @ 15500 MHz
GeForce RTX 2080 (Desktop) compare 2944 @ 1515 - 1710 MHz256 Bit @ 14000 MHz
GeForce RTX 2080 Super Mobile 3072 @ 1365 - 1560 MHz256 Bit @ 14000 MHz
GeForce RTX 2080 Mobile compare 2944 @ 1380 - 1590 MHz256 Bit @ 14000 MHz
GeForce RTX 2070 Super (Desktop) compare 2560 @ 1605 - 1770 MHz256 Bit @ 14000 MHz
GeForce RTX 2070 (Desktop) compare 2304 @ 1410 - 1620 MHz256 Bit @ 14000 MHz
GeForce RTX 2070 Super Mobile compare 2560 @ 1140 - 1380 MHz256 Bit @ 14002 MHz
GeForce RTX 2080 Super Max-Q compare 3072 @ 975 - 1230 MHz256 Bit @ 11000 MHz
GeForce RTX 2080 Max-Q compare 2944 @ 735-990 - 1095-1230 MHz256 Bit @ 12000 MHz
GeForce RTX 2070 Mobile compare 2304 @ 1215 - 1440 MHz256 Bit @ 14000 MHz
GeForce RTX 2060 Super (Desktop) compare 2176 @ 1470 - 1650 MHz256 Bit @ 14000 MHz
GeForce RTX 2060 (Desktop) compare 1920 @ 1320 - 1620 MHz192 Bit @ 14000 MHz
GeForce RTX 2070 Super Max-Q compare 2560 @ 930 - 1155 MHz256 Bit @ 11000 MHz
GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q compare 2304 @ 885-1080 - 1185-1305 MHz256 Bit @ 12000 MHz
GeForce RTX 2060 Mobile compare 1920 @ 960 - 1200 MHz192 Bit @ 14000 MHz
GeForce RTX 2060 Max-Q compare 1920 @ 975 - 1185 MHz192 Bit @ 11000 MHz
CodenameN18E-G3 TU104
ArchitectureTuring
Pipelines3072 - unified
Core Speed1365 - 1560 (Boost) MHz
Memory Speed14000 MHz
Memory Bus Width256 Bit
Memory TypeGDDR6
Max. Amount of Memory8192 MB
Shared Memoryno
DirectXDirectX 12_1
Transistor Count13600 Million
technology12 nm
FeaturesNVLink, DLSS, Raytraycing, VR Ready, G-SYNC, Vulkan, Multi Monitor, 650 Watt system power recommended
Notebook Sizelarge
Date of Announcement02.04.2020

Benchmarks

3DMark - 3DMark Cloud Gate Score
min: 49644     avg: 53643     median: 54828 (82%)     max: 56456 Points
3DMark - 3DMark Fire Strike Standard Score
min: 20902     avg: 21566     median: 21377.5 (71%)     max: 22606 Points
3DMark 11 - 3DM11 Performance Score
min: 27065     avg: 28873     median: 28467 (73%)     max: 31493 Points
3DMark Vantage
3DM Vant. Perf. total +
3DM Vant. Perf. GPU no PhysX +
3DMark 06 3DMark 06 - Standard 1280x1024 +
SPECviewperf 13 specvp13 sw-04 +
specvp13 showcase-02 +
specvp13 medical-02 +
specvp13 maya-05 +
specvp13 energy-02 +
specvp13 creo-02 +
specvp13 catia-05 +
specvp13 3dsmax-06 +
Cinebench R15
Cinebench R15 OpenGL 64 Bit +
Cinebench R15 OpenGL Ref. Match 64 Bit +
Power Consumption - Witcher 3 Power Consumption *
min: 227     avg: 275     median: 277.3 (61%)     max: 318 Watt
- Range of benchmark values for this graphics card
- Average benchmark values for this graphics card
* Smaller numbers mean a higher performance

Game Benchmarks

The following benchmarks stem from our benchmarks of review laptops. The performance depends on the used graphics memory, clock rate, processor, system settings, drivers, and operating systems. So the results don't have to be representative for all laptops with this GPU. For detailed information on the benchmark results, click on the fps number.

FIFA 21

FIFA 21

2020
high 1920x1080
278 fps  fps    + Compare
ultra 1920x1080
278 fps  fps    + Compare
QHD 2560x1440
274 fps  fps    + Compare
4K 3840x2160
238 fps  fps    + Compare
» With all tested laptops playable in detail settings ultra.
high 1920x1080
263 fps  fps    + Compare
ultra 1920x1080
243 fps  fps    + Compare
QHD 2560x1440
175 fps  fps    + Compare
4K 3840x2160
105 fps  fps    + Compare
» With all tested laptops playable in detail settings ultra.
high 1920x1080
122 fps  fps    + Compare
QHD 2560x1440
83.4 fps  fps    + Compare
4K 3840x2160
45.2 fps  fps    + Compare
» With all tested laptops playable in detail settings high.
high 1920x1080
113 fps  fps    + Compare
ultra 1920x1080
95 fps  fps    + Compare
QHD 2560x1440
84.2 fps  fps    + Compare
4K 3840x2160
54.4 fps  fps    + Compare
» With all tested laptops playable in detail settings ultra.
high 1920x1080
64.6 fps  fps    + Compare
ultra 1920x1080
47.1 fps  fps    + Compare
QHD 2560x1440
37.8 fps  fps    + Compare
4K 3840x2160
23.8 fps  fps    + Compare
» With all tested laptops playable in detail settings ultra.
high 1920x1080
127  fps    + Compare
ultra 1920x1080
104  fps    + Compare
QHD 2560x1440
80  fps    + Compare
4K 3840x2160
45  fps    + Compare
» With all tested laptops playable in detail settings ultra.
high 1920x1080
149 fps  fps    + Compare
ultra 1920x1080
147 fps  fps    + Compare
QHD 2560x1440
108 fps  fps    + Compare
4K 3840x2160
60 fps  fps    + Compare
» With all tested laptops playable in detail settings ultra.
F1 2020

F1 2020

2020
med. 1920x1080
235  fps    + Compare
high 1920x1080
175 234 fps ~ 205 fps    + Compare
ultra 1920x1080
146 161 fps ~ 154 fps    + Compare
QHD 2560x1440
119 122 fps ~ 121 fps    + Compare
4K 3840x2160
72 72.5 fps ~ 72 fps    + Compare
» With all tested laptops playable in detail settings ultra.
med. 1920x1080
226  fps    + Compare
high 1920x1080
144 154 ~ 149 fps    + Compare
ultra 1920x1080
106 125 ~ 116 fps    + Compare
QHD 2560x1440
70.3 82.1 ~ 76 fps    + Compare
4K 3840x2160
38.4 43.2 ~ 41 fps    + Compare
» With all tested laptops playable in detail settings ultra.
med. 1920x1080
216  fps    + Compare
high 1920x1080
193 222 fps