Nvidia releases GeForce RTX 2070 video card on October 17

Nvidia has announced that the RTX 2070 video card is for sale from 17 October. The manufacturer sells its own overclocked Founders Edition for 639 euros. Variants from other brands should also be available for less.

Nvidia melts the availability of the RTX 2070 in a tweet. The US account refers to a price of $ 599 for the Founders Edition and a price of $ 499 for cards from other brands. On a European country’s Nvidia website the RTX 2070 is listed for 639 euros, possibly the price of cards from other brands from 539 euros.

RTX will probably have 2070 cards from brands such as Asus, MSI, Gigabyte and EVGA are in many cases about as expensive or even more expensive than the Founders Edition of Nvidia. This is also the case with the RTX 2080 and the RTX 2080 Ti. The former is on sale since September 20th and the Ti version is available from Thursday.

There are no reviews of the RTX 2070 video card yet. Nvidia has only strengthened RTX 2080 and 2080 Ti cards so far. From the reviews appeared a day for the availability of the first RTX card. When RTX 2070 reviews come online, it is not yet known.

The specifications of the RTX 2070 are largely similar to those of the RTX 2080, but the cheaper model uses a smaller chip with 2304 instead of 2944 Cudacores and also the cores a bit lower clocked.

GeForce RTX 2080 Ti GeForce RTX 2080 GeForce RTX 2070
Cuda cores 4352 2944 2304
Clock speed (MHz) 1350 1515 1410
Boostspeed (MHz) 1545
1635 (FE)
1800 (FE)
1700 ( FE)
Vram 11GB gddr6 8GB gddr6 8GB gddr6
Memory speed 14Gbit / s 14Gbit / s 14Gbit / s
Memory bus 352bit 256bit 256bit
Memory bandwidth 616GB / s 448GB / s 448GB / s
Tdp (Watt) 250
260 (FE) [19659012] 215
225 (FE)
185 (FE)
Introduction price 1259 euro (FE) 849 euro (FE) 639 euro (FE) [19659046] Nvidia GeForce RTX 2070