RTX 3080 Specs: All You Need to Know about Nvidia GeForce RTX 3080

GEFORCE RTX 3080

GPU Engine Specs:NVIDIA CUDA® Cores8704
Boost Clock (GHz)1.71
Base Clock (GHz)1.44
Memory Specs:Standard Memory Config10 GB GDDR6X
Memory Interface Width320-bit
Technology Support:Ray Tracing Cores2nd Generation
Tensor Cores3rd Generation
NVIDIA ArchitectureAmpere
Microsoft DirectX® 12 UltimateYes
NVIDIA DLSSYes
PCI Express Gen 4Yes
NVIDIA® GeForce ExperienceYes
NVIDIA AnselYes
NVIDIA FreeStyleYes
NVIDIA ShadowPlayYes
NVIDIA HighlightsYes
NVIDIA G-SYNC®Yes
Game Ready DriversYes
NVIDIA Studio DriversYes
NVIDIA GPU BoostYes
NVIDIA NVLink (SLI-Ready)
Vulkan RT API, OpenGL 4.6Yes
HDMI 2.1Yes
DisplayPort 1.4aYes
NVIDIA Encoder7th Generation
NVIDIA Decoder5th Generation
VR ReadyYes
Display Support:Maximum Digital Resolution (1)7680×4320
Standard Display ConnectorsHDMI 2.1, 3x DisplayPort 1.4a
Multi Monitor4
HDCP2.3
Founders Edition Card Dimensions:Length11.2″ (285 mm)
Width4.4″ (112 mm)
Slot2-Slot
Founders Edition Thermal Power Specs:Maximum GPU Temperature (in C)93
Graphics Card Power (W)320
Required System Power (W) (2)750
Supplementary Power Connectors2x PCIe 8-pin
(adapter to 1x 12-pin included)

1 – 1 – Up to 4k 12-bit HDR at 240Hz with DP1.4a+DSC. Up to 8k 12-bit HDR at 60Hz with DP 1.4a+DSC or HDMI2.1+DSC. With dual DP1.4a+DSC, up to 8K HDR at 120Hz.

2 – Requirement is made based on PC configured with an Intel Core i9-10900K processor. A lower power rating may work depending on system configuration.

Note: The above specifications represent this GPU as incorporated into NVIDIA’s reference graphics card design. Clock specifications apply while gaming with medium to full GPU utilization. Graphics card specifications may vary by add-in-card manufacturer. Please refer to the add-in-card manufacturers’ website for actual shipping specifications.

ADDITIONAL FEATURES AND BENEFITS

GeForce Experience

GEFORCE EXPERIENCE

Capture and share videos, screenshots, and livestreams with friends. Keep your drivers up to date and optimize your game settings. GeForce Experience lets you do it all. It’s the essential companion to your GeForce graphics card.LEARN MORE 

Game Ready Drivers

GAME READY DRIVERS

NVIDIA GeForce Game Ready drivers provide the highest level of performance and the smoothest experience possible, from the moment you start playing.LEARN MORE 

DirectX 12

DIRECTX 12 ULTIMATE

Developers can now add even more amazing graphics effects to Microsoft Windows-based PC games. GeForce RTX graphics cards deliver advanced DX12 features like ray tracing and variable rate shading, bringing games to life with ultra-realistic visual effects and faster frame rates.LEARN MORE 

NVIDIA Ansel

NVIDIA ANSEL

Turn your screenshots into art with NVIDIA Ansel, a powerful in-game photo mode that captures 360, HDR, and super-resolution photos.LEARN MORE 

Virtual Reality

VIRTUAL REALITY

The highest performance graphics deliver the smoothest, most immersive VR experiences.LEARN MORE 

NVIDIA G-SYNC

NVIDIA G-SYNC

Get smooth, tear-free gameplay at refresh rates up to 360 Hz, plus HDR and more. NVIDIA G-SYNC gaming monitors are the ultimate go-to equipment for enthusiast gamers.