NVIDIA GeForce GTX 2060
vs
AMD Radeon RX Vega 64

GTX 2060 RX VEGA 64 Difference
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 2060 AMD Radeon RX Vega 64
Price $ 399 $ 439 40 (10%)
Year 2018 2017 1 (0%)
Maximum Recorded Temperature 75C 86C 11 (14%)
Max Fan Noise 46dB 56dB 10.8 (21%)
Recommended Power Supply 500W 645W 145 (25%)
Benchmark CPU Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz ($369.89) Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz ($354.99)
CPU Impact on FPS +0 FPS +0 FPS 0 (0%)
CPU Impact on FPS % 0% 0% 0 (0%)
Benchmark Quality Settings Ultra Quality Settings Ultra Quality Settings
Average 1080p Performance 102 FPS 106 FPS 3.5 (3%)
Average 1440p Performance 74 FPS 80 FPS 6 (8%)
Average 4K Performance 42 FPS 46 FPS 3.8 (9%)
Memory 8 GB 8 GB 0 (0%)
Overall Combination Score 83/100 79/100 4 (5%)

Our Verdict: Upgrading from GTX 2060 to RX VEGA 64 is not recommended as it is less than 30% of improvement in performance. In general, a reasonable upgrade is between 30% and 50% or more to justify the purchase of new hardware.

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NVIDIA GeForce GTX 2060
AMD Radeon RX Vega 64
Year Game Frames Per Second
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
49
57
2018 Battlefield V
104
125
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
117
135
2018 Fallout 76
127
135
2018 Final Fantasy XV
83
77
2018 Forza Horizon 4
101
91
2018 Hitman 2
99
105
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
78
90
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
71
55
2017 Dawn of War III
106
110
2017 Destiny 2
137
129
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
101
92
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
80
65
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
84
73
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
78
86
2016 Battlefield 1
123
141
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
64
83
2016 Doom
155
189
2016 F1 2016
109
105
2016 Overwatch
157
142
2016 Total War: Warhammer
97
102
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
97
84

2560x1440

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 2060
AMD Radeon RX Vega 64
Year Game Frames Per Second
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
41
43
2018 Battlefield V
83
95
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
68
88
2018 Fallout 76
86
97
2018 Final Fantasy XV
58
56
2018 Forza Horizon 4
85
77
2018 Hitman 2
65
69
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
52
61
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
57
53
2017 Dawn of War III
73
91
2017 Destiny 2
118
110
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
66
60
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
59
59
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
64
56
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
62
72
2016 Battlefield 1
92
108
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
45
56
2016 Doom
106
139
2016 F1 2016
85
98
2016 Overwatch
109
98
2016 Total War: Warhammer
71
78
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
66
59

3840x2160

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 2060
AMD Radeon RX Vega 64
Year Game Frames Per Second
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
27
30
2018 Battlefield V
46
53
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
31
38
2018 Fallout 76
47
53
2018 Final Fantasy XV
34
31
2018 Forza Horizon 4
57
51
2018 Hitman 2
38
40
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
27
31
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
33
34
2017 Dawn of War III
38
51
2017 Destiny 2
59
55
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
35
32
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
34
39
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
37
32
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
52
59
2016 Battlefield 1
50
59
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
24
30
2016 Doom
55
73
2016 F1 2016
53
65
2016 Overwatch
56
50
2016 Total War: Warhammer
40
45
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
31
31

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 2060 / Core i7-8700K

It is clear that the GTX 2060 is a significantly more capable high-end card that can play AAA titles at 1080p/1440p with 50-60 frames per second. In terms of memory, the GTX 2060 's 8192 MB RAM is more than enough for modern games and should not cause any bottlenecks. In short the performance is exceptional, there's no question that this is one of the most powerful single GPU out there in 2018 . View Current Price List

AMD Radeon RX Vega 64 / Core i7-7700K

With some tuning, the RX VEGA 64 makes the most sense for gamers with 4K monitors. Though serious gamers hardly play at 4k. It is worth noting that the RX VEGA 64 is a very power hungry card and requires a decent power supply unit. In terms of memory, the RX VEGA 64 's 8192 MB RAM is more than enough for modern games and should not cause any bottlenecks. It is important to know that RX VEGA 64 's max load temperature is very high and might require custom cooling solutions. In short the performance is exceptional, there's no question that this is one of the most powerful single GPU out there in 2017 . View Current Price List

GTX 2060 vs RX VEGA 64 Specifications Comparison

Board Design

GTX 2060 RX VEGA 64
Length9.5 inches 241 mm11 inches 279 mm
Outputs1x HDMI3x DisplayPort1x USB Type-C1x HDMI3x DisplayPort
Power Connectors1x 6-pin2x 8-pin
Slot WidthDual-slotDual-slot
TDP120 W295 W

Clock Speeds

GTX 2060 RX VEGA 64
Boost Clock1560 MHz1536 MHz
GPU Clock1410 MHz1200 MHz
Memory Clock1750 MHz 14000 MHz effective945 MHz 1890 MHz effective

Graphics Card

GTX 2060 RX VEGA 64
Bus InterfacePCIe 3.0 x16PCIe 3.0 x16
GenerationGeForce 2000Vega (RX Vega)
ProductionUnreleasedActive
Release Date2018Aug 7th, 2017

Graphics Features

GTX 2060 RX VEGA 64
DirectX12.0 (12_1)12.0 (12_1)
OpenCL1.22
OpenGL4.64.6
Shader Model6.16.1
Vulkan1.1.821.1.82

Graphics Processor

GTX 2060 RX VEGA 64
ArchitectureTuringGCN 5.0
Die Sizeunknown510 mm²
GPU NameTU116Vega 10
Process Size12 nm14 nm
Transistorsunknown12,500 million

Memory

GTX 2060 RX VEGA 64
Bandwidth224.0 GB/s483.8 GB/s
Memory Bus128 bit2048 bit
Memory Size8192 MB8192 MB
Memory TypeGDDR6HBM2

Render Config

GTX 2060 RX VEGA 64
ROPs3264
Shading Units15364096
TMUs128256

Theoretical Performance

GTX 2060 RX VEGA 64
FP16 (half) performance9,585 GFLOPS (2:1)25,166 GFLOPS (2:1)
FP32 (float) performance4,792 GFLOPS12,583 GFLOPS
FP64 (double) performance149.8 GFLOPS (1:32)786.4 GFLOPS (1:16)
Pixel Rate49.92 GPixel/s98.30 GPixel/s
Texture Rate199.7 GTexel/s393.2 GTexel/s