User Can Boost Linux Gaming Performance by NVIDIA RTX 2060 / 2070 / 2080

User Can Boost Linux Gaming Performance by NVIDIA RTX 2060 / 2070 / 2080

NVIDIA’s latest RTX 20 SUPER graphics card line-up and have been placing the RTX 2060/2070/2080 SUPER cards via their paces under Linux. For the first of users long-awaited NVIDIA RTX SUPER Linux benchmarks, first the Linux gaming performance under a variety of native OpenGL/Vulkan video games in addition to Steam Play (DXVK+Proton) titles whereas testing a total of 26 graphics cards this round on the very newest AMD Radeon and NVIDIA GeForce drivers.

Again in July NVIDIA announced the first three RTX SUPER graphics cards as refreshed Turing parts for higher positioning towards AMD’s Radeon RX 5700 Navi line-up. The SUPER variants provide double-digit percentage enhancements over the previous Turing cards like the RTX 2060 SUPER has provided an extra 2GB of GDDR6 video memory (8GB) and more competitive pricing.

The NVIDIA RTX 2060 SUPER highlights 2176 CUDA cores, 1470MHz base clock, 1650MHz boost clock, 8GB GDDR6 video (graphic) memory, and a 175 Watt rated card power. The RTX SUPER pricing is at around USD 399, competing with the Radeon RX 5700 XT pricing, while the non-SUPER RTX 2060 is pushed lower to about $350 extra in line with the RX 5700.

The RTX 2070 SUPER at USD 499 features 2560 CUDA cores, 1605MHz base clock, 1770MHz boost clock, 8GB GDDR6 video memory, and 215 Watt peak power consumption.

Lastly the RTX 2080 SUPER is packing 3072 CUDA cores, 1650MHz base clock, 1815MHz boost clock, and 8GB GDDR6 video memory with a 250 Watt power rating. The RTX 2080 SUPER pricing carries a USD 699 MSRP.

To no surprise, the NVIDIA RTX SUPER cards had been working out effective beneath Linux with the latest proprietary driver. These cards have been extensively tested and so far haven’t run into any RTX SUPER specific Linux points.