We used the following test system for comparison between the different graphics cards. The latest drivers that were available at the time of testing were used from AMD and NVIDIA on an updated version of Windows 10. All games that were tested were patched to the latest version for better performance optimization for NVIDIA and AMD GPUs.
Ryzen 9 3900X 4.3GHz All Core Lock (disable one CCD for 3600X Results)
32GB Hyper X Predator DDR4 3600
ASUS TUF Gaming X570 Plus-WiFi
TeamGroup Cardea 1TB NVMe PCIe 4.0
Cooler Master V1200 Platinum
Latest verion of windows at the time of testing
Hardware-Accelerated GPU Scheduling
On if supported by GPU and driver.
Graphics Cards Tested
NVIDIA RTX 3080 FE
NVIDIA RTX 2080ti FE
NVIDIA RTX 2080 SUPER FE
NVIDIA GTX 1080 FE
AMD Radeon RX 5700XT
All games were tested at 3840×2160 (4K) resolution.
Image Quality and graphics configurations are provided with each game description.
The “reference” cards are the stock configs.