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G as Goodbye GTX

A new generation of grafic cards it’s arrived from Nvidia, and they promis to be revolutionary. They are powered by the new NVIDIA Turing™ GPU architecture and the revolutionary RTX platform, yes no more GTX but RTX… R as Ray Tracing! RTX graphics cards bring together real-time ray tracing, artificial intelligence, and programmable shading. Of course the implementation of Ray-tracing technology on this kind of cards seems to be a really huge improvemnt, but are we sure that we are ready to spend tousands of dollars for this new cards? Let’s make some order.
At the moment, if you are a gamer, seems that not so many titles are ready to exploit this technology, but to be honest here we are not gamers. And what about renders addicted?
Well this is the question: Nvidia marketing it’s really powerful, and when they announced and unveiled the new cards we were really amazed, but after few days some rumors gave birth some doubts…. when “old” 1080ti was realeased they impressed because were 79% faster then the previous 980ti, now Nvidia says that 2080ti is 50% faster then 1080ti but this could be not true.
Here you can read more about a strange fact, seems that an insider from Nvidia company revealed that new cards are not so faster then the previous generation… Of course nothing is confirmed and e are all waiting to test having turing drivers.
Anyay we are really courious to test ray tracing power!

NVIDIA GeForce RTX 20 Series Graphics Cards Official Specifications

Graphics Card Name NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Ti
GPU Architecture Turing GPU (TU104) Turing GPU (TU104) Turing GPU (TU102)
Process 12nm NFF 12nm NFF 12nm NFF
Die Size TBD TBD 754mm2
Transistors TBD TBD 18.6 Billion
CUDA Cores 2304 Cores 2944 Cores 4352 Cores
TMUs/ROPs 144/64 184/64 272/88
GigaRays 6 Giga Rays/s 8 Giga Rays/s 10 Giga Rays/s
Cache 4 MB L2 Cache? 4 MB L2 Cache? 6 MB L2 Cache
Base Clock 1410 MHz 1515 MHz 1350 MHz
Boost Clock 1620 MHz
1710 MHz OC
1710 MHz
1800 MHz OC
1545 MHz
1635 MHz OC
Compute 7.5 TFLOPs 10.1 TFLOPs 13.4 TFLOPs
Memory 8 GB GDDR6 8 GB GDDR6 11 GB GDDR6
Memory Speed 14.00 Gbps 14.00 Gbps 14.00 Gbps
Memory Interface 256-bit 256-bit 352-bit
Memory Bandwidth 448 GB/s 448 GB/s 616 GB/s
Power Connectors 8 Pin 8+8 Pin 8+8 Pin
TDP 185W 215W 250W
Starting Price $499 US $699 US $999 US
Price (Founders Edition) $599 US $799 US $1,199 US
Launch September 2018 September 2018 September 2018

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