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Gaming Performance Comparison

Recommended System Requirements
Game GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB GeForce RTX 2080
Cyberpunk 2077 32% 43%
Assassins Creed: Valhalla 38% 48%
Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War 40% 49%
FIFA 21 66% 71%
Microsoft Flight Simulator 40% 49%
Watch Dogs Legion 34% 45%
World of Warcraft: Shadowlands 2% 18%
Horizon: Zero Dawn 35% 46%
Grand Theft Auto VI 4% 19%
Genshin Impact 32% 43%

In terms of overall gaming performance, the graphical capabilities of the Nvidia GeForce RTX 2080 are noticeably better than the Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB.

The GTX 1080 has a 156 MHz higher core clock speed than the GeForce RTX 2080, but the GeForce RTX 2080 has 24 more Texture Mapping Units than the GTX 1080. As a result, the GeForce RTX 2080 exhibits a 11.4 GTexel/s better Texture Fill Rate than the GTX 1080. This still holds weight but shader performance is generally more relevant, particularly since both of these GPUs support at least DirectX 10.

The GTX 1080 has a 156 MHz higher core clock speed than the GeForce RTX 2080 and the same number of Render Output Units. This results in the GTX 1080 providing 9.9 GPixel/s better pixeling performance. However, both GPUs support DirectX 9 or above, and pixeling performance is only really relevant when comparing older cards.

The GeForce RTX 2080 was released over a year more recently than the GTX 1080, and so the GeForce RTX 2080 is likely to have better driver support, meaning it will be more optimized for running the latest games when compared to the GTX 1080.

Both GPUs exhibit very powerful performance, so it probably isn't worth upgrading from one to the other, as both are capable of running even the most demanding games at the highest settings.

The GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB and the GeForce RTX 2080 have the same amount of video memory, but are likely to provide slightly different experiences when displaying game textures at high resolutions.

The GeForce RTX 2080 has 127.7 GB/sec greater memory bandwidth than the GTX 1080, which means that the memory performance of the GeForce RTX 2080 is massively better than the GTX 1080.

The GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB has 2560 Shader Processing Units and the GeForce RTX 2080 has 2944. However, the actual shader performance of the GTX 1080 is 6255 and the actual shader performance of the GeForce RTX 2080 is 5299. The GTX 1080 having 956 better shader performance is not particularly notable, as altogether the GeForce RTX 2080 performs better when taking into account other relevant data.

The GeForce RTX 2080 transistor size technology is 4 nm (nanometers) smaller than the GTX 1080. This means that the GeForce RTX 2080 is expected to run very slightly cooler and achieve higher clock frequencies than the GTX 1080.

The GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB requires 300 Watts to run and the GeForce RTX 2080 requires 215 Watts. We would recommend a PSU with at least 500 Watts for the GTX 1080 and a PSU with at least 650 Watts for the GeForce RTX 2080. The GTX 1080 requires 85 Watts more than the GeForce RTX 2080 to run. The difference is significant enough that the GTX 1080 may have an adverse affect on your yearly electricity bills in comparison to the GeForce RTX 2080.

Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 21.8 FPS on Microsoft Flight Simulator

Microsoft Flight Simulator

21.8 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 26 FPS on Microsoft Flight Simulator

Microsoft Flight Simulator

26 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 53.8 FPS on Watch Dogs Legion

Watch Dogs Legion

53.8 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 64.2 FPS on Watch Dogs Legion

Watch Dogs Legion

64.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 56.5 FPS on Assassins Creed: Valhalla

Assassins Creed: Valhalla

56.5 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 67.4 FPS on Assassins Creed: Valhalla

Assassins Creed: Valhalla

67.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 57.3 FPS on Metro: Exodus

Metro: Exodus

57.3 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 68.3 FPS on Metro: Exodus

Metro: Exodus

68.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 61.4 FPS on Horizon: Zero Dawn

Horizon: Zero Dawn

61.4 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 73.3 FPS on Horizon: Zero Dawn

Horizon: Zero Dawn

73.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 61.7 FPS on Assassins Creed: Odyssey

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

61.7 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 73.6 FPS on Assassins Creed: Odyssey

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

73.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 64 FPS on Red Dead Redemption 2

Red Dead Redemption 2

64 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 76.4 FPS on Red Dead Redemption 2

Red Dead Redemption 2

76.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 65 FPS on Marvel's Avengers

Marvel's Avengers

65 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 77.5 FPS on Marvel's Avengers

Marvel's Avengers

77.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 68 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

68 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 81.1 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

81.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 68.7 FPS on Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3

68.7 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 82 FPS on Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3

82 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 69 FPS on Control

Control

69 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 82.3 FPS on Control

Control

82.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 71.7 FPS on Gears Tactics

Gears Tactics

71.7 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 85.6 FPS on Gears Tactics

Gears Tactics

85.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 72.7 FPS on Death Stranding

Death Stranding

72.7 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 86.7 FPS on Death Stranding

Death Stranding

86.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 75.1 FPS on Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V

75.1 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 89.6 FPS on Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V

89.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 76.1 FPS on Total War: Three Kingdoms

Total War: Three Kingdoms

76.1 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 90.8 FPS on Total War: Three Kingdoms

Total War: Three Kingdoms

90.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 77.7 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

77.7 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 92.7 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

92.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 78.7 FPS on Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

78.7 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 93.8 FPS on Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

93.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 81 FPS on The Division 2

The Division 2

81 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 96.6 FPS on The Division 2

The Division 2

96.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 85.4 FPS on PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

85.4 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 101.9 FPS on PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

101.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 85.5 FPS on Final Fantasy XV

Final Fantasy XV

85.5 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 102.1 FPS on Final Fantasy XV

Final Fantasy XV

102.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 87.3 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

87.3 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 104.2 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

104.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 87.7 FPS on Total War: Warhammer 2

Total War: Warhammer 2

87.7 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 104.6 FPS on Total War: Warhammer 2

Total War: Warhammer 2

104.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 88.6 FPS on Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4

88.6 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 105.8 FPS on Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4

105.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 89.2 FPS on Gears 5

Gears 5

89.2 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 106.5 FPS on Gears 5

Gears 5

106.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 95.4 FPS on Hitman 2 (2018)

Hitman 2 (2018)

95.4 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 113.8 FPS on Hitman 2 (2018)

Hitman 2 (2018)

113.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 95.6 FPS on The Outer Worlds

The Outer Worlds

95.6 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 114 FPS on The Outer Worlds

The Outer Worlds

114 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 96.3 FPS on Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry: New Dawn

96.3 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 114.9 FPS on Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry: New Dawn

114.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 96.8 FPS on Middle-earth: Shadow of War

Middle-earth: Shadow of War

96.8 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 115.5 FPS on Middle-earth: Shadow of War

Middle-earth: Shadow of War

115.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 97 FPS on Forza Horizon 4

Forza Horizon 4

97 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 115.8 FPS on Forza Horizon 4

Forza Horizon 4

115.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 99.2 FPS on Assassins Creed: Unity

Assassins Creed: Unity

99.2 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 118.4 FPS on Assassins Creed: Unity

Assassins Creed: Unity

118.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 100.1 FPS on Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

100.1 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 119.4 FPS on Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

119.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 103.5 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

103.5 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 123.4 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

123.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 103.9 FPS on Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order

Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order

103.9 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 124 FPS on Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order

Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order

124 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 105.1 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

105.1 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 125.4 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

125.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 105.4 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

105.4 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 125.7 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

125.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 106.6 FPS on Doom Eternal

Doom Eternal

106.6 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 127.2 FPS on Doom Eternal

Doom Eternal

127.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 106.9 FPS on Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord

Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord

106.9 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 155.1 FPS on Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord

Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord

155.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 108.3 FPS on F1 2019

F1 2019

108.3 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 151.5 FPS on F1 2019

F1 2019

151.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 128 FPS on Crysis 3

Crysis 3

128 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 152.7 FPS on Crysis 3

Crysis 3

152.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 152.9 FPS on Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1

152.9 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 182.5 FPS on Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1

182.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 154.6 FPS on Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

154.6 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 184.5 FPS on Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

184.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 172.5 FPS on Wolfenstein: Youngblood

Wolfenstein: Youngblood

172.5 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 200+ FPS on Wolfenstein: Youngblood

Wolfenstein: Youngblood

200+ FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 19.6 FPS on Microsoft Flight Simulator

Microsoft Flight Simulator

19.6 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 28.4 FPS on Microsoft Flight Simulator

Microsoft Flight Simulator

28.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 20.8 FPS on Marvel's Avengers

Marvel's Avengers

20.8 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 24.8 FPS on Marvel's Avengers

Marvel's Avengers

24.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 21.9 FPS on The Division 2

The Division 2

21.9 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 26.1 FPS on The Division 2

The Division 2

26.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 22.1 FPS on Control

Control

22.1 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 26.3 FPS on Control

Control

26.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 22.5 FPS on Watch Dogs Legion

Watch Dogs Legion

22.5 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 26.8 FPS on Watch Dogs Legion

Watch Dogs Legion

26.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 22.9 FPS on Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3

22.9 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 27.3 FPS on Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3

27.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 23.6 FPS on Total War: Three Kingdoms

Total War: Three Kingdoms

23.6 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 33 FPS on Total War: Three Kingdoms

Total War: Three Kingdoms

33 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 25 FPS on Assassins Creed: Valhalla

Assassins Creed: Valhalla

25 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 29.8 FPS on Assassins Creed: Valhalla

Assassins Creed: Valhalla

29.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 26.8 FPS on Gears 5

Gears 5

26.8 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 31.9 FPS on Gears 5

Gears 5

31.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 27.1 FPS on Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

27.1 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 32.3 FPS on Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

32.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 27.2 FPS on The Outer Worlds

The Outer Worlds

27.2 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 32.5 FPS on The Outer Worlds

The Outer Worlds

32.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 28.1 FPS on Metro: Exodus

Metro: Exodus

28.1 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 39.4 FPS on Metro: Exodus

Metro: Exodus

39.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 28.8 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

28.8 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 34.3 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

34.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 29 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

29 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 34.7 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

34.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 30 FPS on Assassins Creed: Odyssey

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

30 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 35.8 FPS on Assassins Creed: Odyssey

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

35.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 31.2 FPS on Red Dead Redemption 2

Red Dead Redemption 2

31.2 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 37.3 FPS on Red Dead Redemption 2

Red Dead Redemption 2

37.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 31.2 FPS on Gears Tactics

Gears Tactics

31.2 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 37.3 FPS on Gears Tactics

Gears Tactics

37.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 31.9 FPS on Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V

31.9 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 38 FPS on Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V

38 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 32.7 FPS on Assassins Creed: Unity

Assassins Creed: Unity

32.7 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 39 FPS on Assassins Creed: Unity

Assassins Creed: Unity

39 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 33.2 FPS on Final Fantasy XV

Final Fantasy XV

33.2 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 39.6 FPS on Final Fantasy XV

Final Fantasy XV

39.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 33.8 FPS on Death Stranding

Death Stranding

33.8 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 40.4 FPS on Death Stranding

Death Stranding

40.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 34.4 FPS on Horizon: Zero Dawn

Horizon: Zero Dawn

34.4 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 41 FPS on Horizon: Zero Dawn

Horizon: Zero Dawn

41 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 34.7 FPS on Middle-earth: Shadow of War

Middle-earth: Shadow of War

34.7 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 41.4 FPS on Middle-earth: Shadow of War

Middle-earth: Shadow of War

41.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 35.5 FPS on Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order

Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order

35.5 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 42.3 FPS on Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order

Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order

42.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 36.1 FPS on Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4

36.1 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 43.1 FPS on Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4

43.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 36.1 FPS on Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

36.1 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 43.1 FPS on Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

43.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 37.3 FPS on Crysis 3

Crysis 3

37.3 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 44.5 FPS on Crysis 3

Crysis 3

44.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 39 FPS on Total War: Warhammer 2

Total War: Warhammer 2

39 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 46.5 FPS on Total War: Warhammer 2

Total War: Warhammer 2

46.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 40.1 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

40.1 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 47.8 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

47.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 40.2 FPS on Hitman 2 (2018)

Hitman 2 (2018)

40.2 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 47.9 FPS on Hitman 2 (2018)

Hitman 2 (2018)

47.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 40.3 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

40.3 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 48.1 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

48.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 41.1 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

41.1 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 49 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

49 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 42.8 FPS on Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord

Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord

42.8 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 62.1 FPS on Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord

Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord

62.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 44.8 FPS on Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry: New Dawn

44.8 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 53.4 FPS on Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry: New Dawn

53.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 47 FPS on F1 2019

F1 2019

47 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 65.8 FPS on F1 2019

F1 2019

65.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 47.6 FPS on PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

47.6 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 56.8 FPS on PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

56.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 52 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

52 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 62 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

62 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 58 FPS on Wolfenstein: Youngblood

Wolfenstein: Youngblood

58 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 69.2 FPS on Wolfenstein: Youngblood

Wolfenstein: Youngblood

69.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 58.2 FPS on Doom Eternal

Doom Eternal

58.2 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 69.4 FPS on Doom Eternal

Doom Eternal

69.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 58.6 FPS on Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1

58.6 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 69.9 FPS on Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1

69.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 58.8 FPS on Forza Horizon 4

Forza Horizon 4

58.8 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 70.2 FPS on Forza Horizon 4

Forza Horizon 4

70.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 66.3 FPS on Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

66.3 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 79.1 FPS on Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

79.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 21.2 FPS on Microsoft Flight Simulator

Microsoft Flight Simulator

21.2 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 25.3 FPS on Microsoft Flight Simulator

Microsoft Flight Simulator

25.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 38.1 FPS on Watch Dogs Legion

Watch Dogs Legion

38.1 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 45.5 FPS on Watch Dogs Legion

Watch Dogs Legion

45.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 42.4 FPS on Assassins Creed: Valhalla

Assassins Creed: Valhalla

42.4 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 50.6 FPS on Assassins Creed: Valhalla

Assassins Creed: Valhalla

50.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 43.9 FPS on Control

Control

43.9 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 52.4 FPS on Control

Control

52.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 44.5 FPS on Marvel's Avengers

Marvel's Avengers

44.5 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 53 FPS on Marvel's Avengers

Marvel's Avengers

53 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 46.4 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

46.4 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 55.4 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

55.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 47.4 FPS on Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3

47.4 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 56.5 FPS on Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3

56.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 49.9 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

49.9 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 59.5 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

59.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 51 FPS on Total War: Three Kingdoms

Total War: Three Kingdoms

51 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 60.9 FPS on Total War: Three Kingdoms

Total War: Three Kingdoms

60.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 51.5 FPS on Metro: Exodus

Metro: Exodus

51.5 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 61.4 FPS on Metro: Exodus

Metro: Exodus

61.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 52.5 FPS on Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

52.5 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 62.7 FPS on Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

62.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 53.1 FPS on Horizon: Zero Dawn

Horizon: Zero Dawn

53.1 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 63.3 FPS on Horizon: Zero Dawn

Horizon: Zero Dawn

63.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 54.8 FPS on Red Dead Redemption 2

Red Dead Redemption 2

54.8 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 65.3 FPS on Red Dead Redemption 2

Red Dead Redemption 2

65.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 55.4 FPS on Middle-earth: Shadow of War

Middle-earth: Shadow of War

55.4 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 66.1 FPS on Middle-earth: Shadow of War

Middle-earth: Shadow of War

66.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 56.1 FPS on Final Fantasy XV

Final Fantasy XV

56.1 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 67 FPS on Final Fantasy XV

Final Fantasy XV

67 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 57.8 FPS on Total War: Warhammer 2

Total War: Warhammer 2

57.8 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 68.9 FPS on Total War: Warhammer 2

Total War: Warhammer 2

68.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 58.2 FPS on The Division 2

The Division 2

58.2 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 69.4 FPS on The Division 2

The Division 2

69.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 59.1 FPS on Gears 5

Gears 5

59.1 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 70.6 FPS on Gears 5

Gears 5

70.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 60.3 FPS on Assassins Creed: Unity

Assassins Creed: Unity

60.3 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 72 FPS on Assassins Creed: Unity

Assassins Creed: Unity

72 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 61.4 FPS on Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4

61.4 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 73.2 FPS on Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4

73.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 61.4 FPS on Gears Tactics

Gears Tactics

61.4 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 73.3 FPS on Gears Tactics

Gears Tactics

73.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 63.2 FPS on The Outer Worlds

The Outer Worlds

63.2 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 75.4 FPS on The Outer Worlds

The Outer Worlds

75.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 64.1 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

64.1 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 76.5 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

76.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 64.2 FPS on Assassins Creed: Odyssey

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

64.2 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 76.6 FPS on Assassins Creed: Odyssey

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

76.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 65.6 FPS on Hitman 2 (2018)

Hitman 2 (2018)

65.6 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 78.3 FPS on Hitman 2 (2018)

Hitman 2 (2018)

78.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 69.9 FPS on Death Stranding

Death Stranding

69.9 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 83.3 FPS on Death Stranding

Death Stranding

83.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 71.7 FPS on Crysis 3

Crysis 3

71.7 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 85.6 FPS on Crysis 3

Crysis 3

85.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 72.8 FPS on Forza Horizon 4

Forza Horizon 4

72.8 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 101.9 FPS on Forza Horizon 4

Forza Horizon 4

101.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 73.2 FPS on Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order

Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order

73.2 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 87.3 FPS on Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order

Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order

87.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 73.3 FPS on Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord

Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord

73.3 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 106.4 FPS on Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord

Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord

106.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 76.6 FPS on F1 2019

F1 2019

76.6 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 107.1 FPS on F1 2019

F1 2019

107.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 81 FPS on Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry: New Dawn

81 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 96.6 FPS on Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry: New Dawn

96.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 81.3 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

81.3 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 96.9 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

96.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 83.5 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

83.5 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 99.6 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

99.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 86.9 FPS on Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V

86.9 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 103.6 FPS on Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V

103.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 90 FPS on Doom Eternal

Doom Eternal

90 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 107.3 FPS on Doom Eternal

Doom Eternal

107.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 94.4 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

94.4 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 112.7 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

112.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 101.7 FPS on Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

101.7 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 142.3 FPS on Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

142.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 108.6 FPS on Wolfenstein: Youngblood

Wolfenstein: Youngblood

108.6 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 129.6 FPS on Wolfenstein: Youngblood

Wolfenstein: Youngblood

129.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 112.7 FPS on Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

112.7 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 134.4 FPS on Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

134.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB gets 114.4 FPS on Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1

114.4 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 gets 136.5 FPS on Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1

136.5 FPS

GPU Architecture

Core Speed1671 MHzvs1515 MHz
Boost Clock1810 MHzvs1800 MHz
ArchitecturePascal P104-400-A1Turing TU104-400A-A1
OC Potential - vs Fair
Driver Support Great vs -
Release Date27 Jul 2016vs20 Sep 2018
GPU LinkGD LinkGD Link
Approved
Comparison

Resolution Performance

1366x768
10
green tick vs green tick
10
1600x900
10
green tick vs green tick
10
1920x1080
10
green tick vs green tick
10
2560x1440
9.7
vs green tick
10
3840x2160
7.6
vs green tick
8

GPU Memory

Memory8192 MBvs8192 MB
Memory Speed1251 MHzvs1750 MHz
Memory Bus256 Bitvs256 Bit
Memory TypeGDDR5XvsGDDR6
Memory Bandwidth320.3GB/secvs448GB/sec
L2 Cache 2048 KB green tick vs green tick 2048 KB
Delta Color Compression yes vs no
Memory Performance 0% green tick vs green tick 0%
Comparison

GPU Display

Shader Processing Units2560vs2944
Actual Shader Performance100%vs100%
Technology16nmvs12nm
Texture Mapping Units160vs184
Texture Rate267.4 GTexel/svs278.8 GTexel/s
Render Output Units64vs64
Pixel Rate106.9 GPixel/svs97 GPixel/s
Comparison

GPU Outputs

Max Digital Resolution (WxH)7680x4320vs7680x4320
VGA Connections0vs0
DVI Connections1vs1
HDMI Connections2vs1
DisplayPort Connections2vs3
Comparison

GPU Power Requirements

Max Power300 Wattsvs215 Watts
Recommended PSU500 Watts & 33 Ampsvs650 Watts

GPU Features

DirectX12.1vs12.1
Shader Model5.0vs6.1
Open GL4.5vs4.6
Open CL-vs-
Notebook GPUnono
SLI/Crossfirenovsyes
Dedicatedyesvsyes
Comparison

GPU Supporting Hardware

Recommended Processor-Intel Core i7-8700K 6-Core 3.7GHz
Recommended RAM16 GBvs16 GB
Maximum Recommended Gaming Resolution2560x1440vs3840x2160

Gaming Performance Value

Performance Value

GPU Mini Review

Mini ReviewOverview
GeForce GTX 1080 Asus ROG Strix A8G Gaming 8GB is a Special Edition of NVIDIA's High-End GeForce GTX 1080, created by Asus.

Overclock: Central Unit
The Central Unit has been increased from 1607MHz to 1671MHz, whereas the Boost Clock can now achieve 1810MHz, instead of 1733MHz.

Overclock: Memory Clock
None.

Frame Buffer
Untouched.


Cooling Solution
DirectCU III Technology with Direct-GPU Contact Heatpipes: Exclusive DirectCU III cooling technology features direct-GPU contact heatpipes that transports more heat away from the GPU and outperform reference designs, achieving up to 30% cooler gaming performance.

Performance
At 1920x1080, Benchmarks Indicate a 5.7% Performance Boost over the Reference GeForce GTX 1080. This goes up to 7.4% at 3840x2160.
Overview The GeForce RTX 2080 is a High-End Graphics Card based on the Turing Architecture. This card has also been rumoured to be called the GeForce GTX 2080 or the GeForce GTX 1180. Architecture It equips a Turing GPU Codenamed GT104 which is a First Gen Turing GPU and has 20 SM activated, offering 2944 Shader Processing Units, 184 TMUs and 64 ROPs. The Turing architecture provides the world's first consumer support for real-time ray-tracing technology, or RTX. It also has 368 Tensor Cores for AI purposes. GPU Name: TU104-400A-A1 GPU The central unit runs at 1515MHz and goes up to 1800MHz in Turbo Mode. Memory The GPU accesses an 8GB frame buffer of Second Gen GDDR6 through a 256-bit memory interface, while the Memory Clock Operates at 1750MHz, or 14GHz effective. Total memory bandwidth is 448 Gb/s. Power Consumption With a rated board TDP of 215W, it requires at least a 650W PSU with available 8-pin + 6-pin power connector. Performance Predicted performance of the GeForce RTX 2080 suggests it will be faster than the Geforce GTX 1080 Ti, making it a suitable graphics card for 4K gaming. System Suggestions GeForce RTX 2080 is best suited for resolutions up to and including 3840x2160. We recommend a High-End Processor and 16GB of RAM for Optimal Performance.
Recommended CPU
-
Possible GPU Upgrades
-
-
GPU Variants
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