The GeForce RTX 2080 has been released in the North American region. If you are interested, you can purchase several of these graphics cards on Amazon with the following links:
- ASUS GeForce RTX 2080 O8G Dual-fan OC Edition Graphics Card
- EVGA GeForce RTX 2080 XC GAMING Graphics Card
- PNY GeForce RTX 2080 XLR8 Gaming Overclocked Edition Graphics Card
- ZOTAC GAMING GeForce RTX 2080 AMP Gaming Graphics Card
You can also take a look at a list of new features for the GeForce RTX 2080 below (via the NVIDIA press release):
- New RT Cores to enable real-time ray tracing of objects and environments with physically accurate shadows, reflections, refractions and global illumination.
- Turing Tensor Cores to perform lightning-fast deep neural network processing.
- New NGX neural graphics framework integrates AI into the overall graphics pipeline, enabling AI algorithms to perform amazing image enhancement and generation.
- New Turing shader architecture with Variable Rate Shading allows shaders to focus processing power on areas of rich detail, boosting overall performance.
- New memory system featuring ultra-fast GDDR6 with over 600GB/s of memory bandwidth for high-speed, high-resolution gaming.
- NVIDIA NVLink®, a high-speed interconnect that provides higher bandwidth (up to 100 GB/s) and improved scalability for multi-GPU configurations (SLI).
- Hardware support for USB Type-C™ and VirtualLink™(1), a new open industry standard being developed to meet the power, display and bandwidth demands of next-generation VR headsets through a single USB-C™ connector.
- New and enhanced technologies to improve performance of VR applications, including Variable Rate Shading, Multi-View Rendering and VRWorks Audio.