RTX 2080 Max-Q with i7-8700K benchmarks at Ultra Quality settings

In terms of cost, pricing clearly is a genuine issue here and the price of RTX 2080 Max-Q is simply ridiculous. In terms of memory, the RTX 2080 Max-Q 's 8192 MB RAM is more than enough for modern games and should not cause any bottlenecks.

 RTX 2080 Max-Q with i7-8700K benchmarks at Ultra Quality settings
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Max-Q
Price $ 1,772.0
Year 2019
Maximum Recorded Temperature 78C
Max Fan Noise 48.5dB
Recommended Power Supply 90W
Benchmark CPU Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz ($369.89) *closest mobile equivalent*
CPU Impact on FPS + 0.0 FPS
CPU Impact on FPS % 0.0%
Benchmark Quality Settings Ultra Quality Settings
Average 1080p Performance 87.5 FPS
Average 1440p Performance 65.7 FPS
Average 4K Performance 39.1 FPS
Memory 8 GB
1080p Cost Per Frame $ 20.3
1440p Cost Per Frame $ 27.0
4K Cost Per Frame $ 45.3
Series RTX 2080 Max-Q
Variant NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Max-Q
Overall Combination Score 59/100 Acceptable

Assassin's Creed Odyssey (2018)

Ultra Quality

Resolution 1920x1080

Year Graphics Card Price Frames Per Second
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Mobile $ 1,942
53.5 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Mobile $ 1,857
50.8 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Max-Q $ 1,772
45.9 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Mobile $ 1,724
45.5 FPS
2017 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Max-Q $ 1,955
44.8 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Mobile $ 1,559
39.9 FPS
2018 AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 Mobile $ 1,579
39.3 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q $ 1,516
39.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 Mobile $ 1,104
38.1 FPS
2017 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Max-Q $ 1,106
35.2 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Mobile $ 1,758
35.2 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Max-Q $ 1,185
34.2 FPS

The RTX 2080 Max-Q sits between the GTX 1080 Mobile and the RTX 2070 Mobile, falling slower than GTX 1080 Mobile by 10.7% and faster than RTX 2070 Mobile by 0.9%. It has a strong relative performance against every graphics card here.

Forza Horizon 4 (2018)

Ultra Quality

Resolution 1920x1080

Year Graphics Card Price Frames Per Second
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Mobile $ 1,857
99.4 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Mobile $ 1,942
97.3 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Mobile $ 1,724
91.7 FPS
2017 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Max-Q $ 1,955
87.7 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Max-Q $ 1,772
83.4 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Mobile $ 1,559
81.6 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q $ 1,516
78.6 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 Mobile $ 1,104
77.8 FPS
2017 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Max-Q $ 1,106
72.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Mobile $ 1,758
69.8 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Max-Q $ 1,185
67.8 FPS
2018 AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 Mobile $ 1,579
62.3 FPS

The RTX 2080 Max-Q sits between the GTX 1080 Max-Q and the GTX 1070 Mobile, falling slower than GTX 1080 Max-Q by 5.2% and faster than GTX 1070 Mobile by 2.2%. It has an average relative performance against every graphics card here.

Shadow of the Tomb Raider (2018)

Ultra Quality

Resolution 1920x1080

Year Graphics Card Price Frames Per Second
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Mobile $ 1,942
83.3 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Mobile $ 1,857
77.3 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Max-Q $ 1,772
71.4 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Mobile $ 1,724
71.3 FPS
2017 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Max-Q $ 1,955
68.3 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Mobile $ 1,559
62.9 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q $ 1,516
61.2 FPS
2018 AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 Mobile $ 1,579
60.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 Mobile $ 1,104
60.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Mobile $ 1,758
55.9 FPS
2017 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Max-Q $ 1,106
55.5 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Max-Q $ 1,185
54.3 FPS

The RTX 2080 Max-Q sits between the GTX 1080 Mobile and the RTX 2070 Mobile, falling slower than GTX 1080 Mobile by 8.3% and faster than RTX 2070 Mobile by 0.1%. It has a strong relative performance against every graphics card here.

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (2017)

Ultra Quality

Resolution 1920x1080

Year Graphics Card Price Frames Per Second
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Mobile $ 1,857
80.8 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Mobile $ 1,942
79.1 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Mobile $ 1,724
74.5 FPS
2017 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Max-Q $ 1,955
71.2 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Mobile $ 1,559
68.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Max-Q $ 1,772
67.8 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 Mobile $ 1,104
64.8 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q $ 1,516
63.8 FPS
2017 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Max-Q $ 1,106
60.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Mobile $ 1,758
56.5 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Max-Q $ 1,185
54.9 FPS
2018 AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 Mobile $ 1,579
49.7 FPS

The RTX 2080 Max-Q sits between the GTX 1070 Mobile and the RTX 2060 Mobile, falling slower than GTX 1070 Mobile by 0.3% and faster than RTX 2060 Mobile by 4.6%. It has an average relative performance against every graphics card here. Its results are actually indistinguishable from those of the GTX 1070 Mobile.

Battlefield V (2018)

Ultra Quality

Resolution 1920x1080

Year Graphics Card Price Frames Per Second
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Mobile $ 1,942
103.6 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Mobile $ 1,857
102.8 FPS
2017 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Max-Q $ 1,955
90.8 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Max-Q $ 1,772
88.8 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Mobile $ 1,724
88.2 FPS
2018 AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 Mobile $ 1,579
86.2 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Mobile $ 1,559
84.1 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 Mobile $ 1,104
80.2 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q $ 1,516
75.6 FPS
2017 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Max-Q $ 1,106
74.2 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Mobile $ 1,758
73.8 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Max-Q $ 1,185
71.7 FPS

The RTX 2080 Max-Q sits between the GTX 1080 Max-Q and the RTX 2070 Mobile, falling slower than GTX 1080 Max-Q by 2.3% and faster than RTX 2070 Mobile by 0.7%. It has an average relative performance against every graphics card here. Its results are actually indistinguishable from those of the GTX 1080 Max-Q.

Game Performance at Ultra Quality settings

Change Quality Settings

Resolution 1920x1080

1% Low [Min FPS] Average FPS
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
82
91.8
2019 Anthem
53
59.2
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
78
86.7
2019 Resident Evil 2
92
103.3
2019 Metro Exodus
41
46.0
2019 World War Z
83
92.4
2019 Gears of War 5
60
66.9
2019 F1 2019
75
84.0
2019 GreedFall
68
75.6
2019 Borderlands 3
47
53.1
2019 Call of Duty Modern Warfare
91
102.2
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
95
105.6
2018 F1 2018
81
91.0
2018 Far Cry 5
60
67.2
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
41
45.9
2018 Final Fantasy XV
64
71.3
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
64
71.4
2018 Forza Horizon 4
75
83.4
2018 Fallout 76
83
92.8
2018 Hitman 2
65
72.6
2018 Just Cause 4
59
66.5
2018 Monster Hunter: World
64
71.6
2018 Strange Brigade
97
107.8
2018 Battlefield V
79
88.8
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
56
62.4
2017 Shadow of War
72
80.5
2017 Total War: Warhammer II
57
63.5
2017 Wolfenstein II
128
143.2
2017 Destiny 2
108
120.0
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
61
67.8
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
75
83.6
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
82
92.0
2017 For Honor
110
122.7
2017 Project CARS 2
78
86.9
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
94
105.3
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
57
64.0
2016 Battlefield 1
87
97.0
2016 Overwatch
116
129.4
2016 Dishonored 2
57
63.4
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
71
79.6
2015 Rocket League
322
357.8
2015 Need For Speed
89
99.2
2015 Project CARS
85
95.1
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
156
173.8
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
220
245.4
2009 League of Legends
414
460.1

Resolution 2560x1440

1% Low [Min FPS] Average FPS
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
54
68.3
2019 Anthem
37
46.9
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
53
67.3
2019 Resident Evil 2
55
69.5
2019 Metro Exodus
28
35.8
2019 World War Z
53
67.4
2019 Gears of War 5
38
48.5
2019 F1 2019
47
59.5
2019 GreedFall
43
54.7
2019 Borderlands 3
29
37.3
2019 Call of Duty Modern Warfare
58
73.6
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
58
73.2
2018 F1 2018
59
74.4
2018 Far Cry 5
48
60.6
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
27
34.2
2018 Final Fantasy XV
40
51.2
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
40
50.4
2018 Forza Horizon 4
56
70.2
2018 Fallout 76
62
78.6
2018 Hitman 2
37
47.4
2018 Just Cause 4
39
49.1
2018 Monster Hunter: World
40
50.1
2018 Strange Brigade
60
75.1
2018 Battlefield V
54
68.4
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
39
49.8
2017 Shadow of War
48
60.7
2017 Total War: Warhammer II
37
46.9
2017 Wolfenstein II
82
103.0
2017 Destiny 2
82
103.2
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
41
51.6
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
43
54.2
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
53
66.5
2017 For Honor
57
71.6
2017 Project CARS 2
49
61.3
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
76
95.1
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
44
55.5
2016 Battlefield 1
65
81.6
2016 Overwatch
71
89.5
2016 Dishonored 2
43
54.2
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
48
60.1
2015 Rocket League
122
153.4
2015 Need For Speed
61
76.7
2015 Project CARS
58
72.6
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
89
112.4
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
163
204.5
2009 League of Legends
204
255.6

Resolution 3840x2160

1% Low [Min FPS] Average FPS
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
28
40.8
2019 Anthem
17
25.5
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
24
35.7
2019 Resident Evil 2
24
34.3
2019 Metro Exodus
15
22.5
2019 World War Z
27
38.8
2019 Gears of War 5
21
30.7
2019 F1 2019
26
37.8
2019 GreedFall
15
22.5
2019 Borderlands 3
13
19.4
2019 Call of Duty Modern Warfare
30
43.9
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
27
39.0
2018 F1 2018
33
47.8
2018 Far Cry 5
23
34.2
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
16
24.0
2018 Final Fantasy XV
20
28.6
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
19
27.6
2018 Forza Horizon 4
32
46.2
2018 Fallout 76
30
43.2
2018 Hitman 2
19
27.6
2018 Just Cause 4
17
25.6
2018 Monster Hunter: World
16
24.0
2018 Strange Brigade
28
40.9
2018 Battlefield V
28
40.2
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
22
31.8
2017 Shadow of War
24
35.5
2017 Total War: Warhammer II
18
26.2
2017 Wolfenstein II
42
61.4
2017 Destiny 2
36
51.6
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
20
29.4
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
20
29.4
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
32
46.0
2017 For Honor
25
35.8
2017 Project CARS 2
35
51.1
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
55
79.7
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
31
44.6
2016 Battlefield 1
33
47.3
2016 Overwatch
32
45.8
2016 Dishonored 2
30
43.0
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
20
28.6
2015 Rocket League
50
71.6
2015 Need For Speed
35
51.1
2015 Project CARS
35
51.1
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
36
52.1
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
128
184.0
2009 League of Legends
71
102.2
RTX 2080 Max-Q with i7-8700K at 1080p and Ultra Quality settings

RTX 2080 Max-Q Specifications

RTX 2080 Max-Q Board Design

Board NumberE4914 SKU 10
OutputsNo outputs
Slot WidthDual-slot
TDP80 W

RTX 2080 Max-Q Clock Speeds

Boost Clock1095 MHz
GPU Clock735 MHz
Memory Clock1500 MHz 12000 MHz effective

RTX 2080 Max-Q Graphics Card

Bus InterfacePCIe 3.0 x16
GenerationGeForce 20 Mobile
ProductionActive
Release DateJan 29th, 2019

RTX 2080 Max-Q Graphics Features

CUDA7.5
DirectX12.0 (12_1)
OpenCL1.2
OpenGL4.6
Shader Model6.4
Vulkan1.1.103

RTX 2080 Max-Q Graphics Processor

ArchitectureTuring
Die Size545 mm²
FoundryTSMC
GPU NameTU104B
GPU VariantN18E-G3-A1
Process Size12 nm
Transistors13,600 million

RTX 2080 Max-Q Memory

Bandwidth384.0 GB/s
Memory Bus256 bit
Memory Size8 GB
Memory TypeGDDR6

RTX 2080 Max-Q Render Config

L1 Cache64 KB (per SM)
L2 Cache4 MB
ROPs64
RT Cores46
SM Count46
Shading Units2944
TMUs184
Tensor Cores368

RTX 2080 Max-Q Theoretical Performance

FP16 (half) performance12.89 TFLOPS (2:1)
FP32 (float) performance6.447 TFLOPS
FP64 (double) performance201.5 GFLOPS (1:32)
Pixel Rate70.08 GPixel/s
Texture Rate201.5 GTexel/s

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