EVGA GeForce RTX 2080 Ti XC ULTRA GAMING
EVGA GeForce RTX 2080 Ti XC is a very high-performance-giving graphics card (GPU). It is recommended by professional gamers. If your budget is good and this graphics card will definitely prove a boon to you and to your PC.
If you want the best 1440p 144Hz experience, get the EVGA GeForce RTX 2080 Ti XC. One time investment on this graphics card will prove worthy for you.
You can play almost all games at 1440p and at least 120 frames per second with all settings maxed out.
- Performance for 2K and 4K is amazing.
- Probably the best powerful single GPU out there (aside from the X cards).
- If your case's airflow is decent, the air coolers for this GPU are actually quite decent.
- Card has a very thick radiator. Make sure your setup can fit this card inside.
- If your case doesn't have a decent air flow setup, this card will truly heat up everything inside your case.
EVGA GeForce RTX 2080 Super Black Gaming
If your budget is not enough to buy EVGA GeForce RTX 2080 Ti XC, you can go with EVGA GeForce RTX 2080 Super. It is a good alternative to the EVGA GeForce RTX 2080 Ti XC.
EVGA GeForce RTX 2080 Super is only 15 percent slower than EVGA GeForce RTX 2080 Ti XC. And it costs almost 50 percent lower price than EVGA GeForce RTX 2080 Ti XC.
You will get a steady 60 fps even in the most demanding titles. That’s a good deal for the price.
- Water cooling system
- Just one fan
- Not the most interesting design
ASUS GeForce RTX 2070 Super Overclocked
The ASUS GeForce RTX 2070 Super is a potent card, even for running games on max settings at 1440p resolution. You can get near 100 frames per second in most titles, with the lowest result hovering around 60-70 frames with system hog titles.
As an added bonus, you get RTX and DLSS support. Enabling it in games that support it will make reaching the 100+ frames level a bit easier.
- Superb price for performance.
- Stable overclocking results help it rival the original RTX 2080.
- Runs quiet.
- It didn't come sooner.
Sapphire Radeon Nitro+ RX 5700 XT
The Sapphire Radeon Nitro+ RX 5700 XT alternative from AMD is a superb graphics card for the money.
If you’re not interested in RTX and DLSS support, get this card and do your 1440p 144 Hz gaming for less money.
The only problem could be driver issues.
- High gaming performance
- Low noise
- Fan check
- RGB can be controlled by the motherboard
- High power consumption
- ARGB cable is not included
- No dedicated ray tracing hardware
XFX RX 5700 XT
The XFX RX 5700 XT is the best upper mid-range card you can get right now. It’s almost as fast as the RTX 2060 Super but it sells for 25 percent less. I don’t think it is a bad deal.
The card runs any game at 60 frames per second. This is a nice choice for 1440p 144Hz gaming.
- Easily faster than RTX 2060 Super
- Good design
- New RDNA architecture improves performance in several games
- No real-time ray tracing
- Blower-style cooler has higher temps than Nvidia's FE design
MSI RTX 2060 Super Gaming X
The MSI RTX 2060 Super Gaming X is more expensive, but if you’re into RTX it’s worth it. It allows playing RTX titles at steady 60 frames with DLSS turned on.
You also get 8 gigs of video memory instead of 6 GB, the amount found on the RTX 2060.
- Nice design and super build-quality
- Good performance in 1080p and 1440p gaming
- Quiet under load
- The price is similar to some RTX 2070 cards that perform better
ZOTAC Gaming GeForce GTX 1660 Super
The Zotac GTX 1660 Super can run eSports titles at 144 frames per second. It will also be a good voice and value for money.
- Solid price-to-performance ratio for 1080p gaming.
- Surprisingly good overclocking ceiling.
- Some driver wrinkles in a few test games show scant improvement over GTX 1660.
GIGABYTE GeForce GTX 1660 Ti
GIGABYTE GeForce GTX 1660 Ti may not be the toughest in terms of performance, but it’s an affordable GPU that offers more than basic gaming features.
As long as it is suitable for 1440p 144Hz, that’s all that matters.
If you are looking for the right GPU for 1440p that is affordable and efficient, this unit will serve you well.
- Cool and Quiet operation
- Factory overclocked
- Cheaper than GTX 1070 with similar performance
- Plastic Backplate
- Limited lighting
- No NVLink SLI support
AMD Radeon VII
With a whopping 16GB of video memory (VRAM) and a high boost clock of 1,800MHz, the AMD Radeon VII is an extremely powerful graphics card indeed – despite a few early teething problems with DirectX 12 incompatibilities.
AMD Radeon VII goes head to head with the Nvidia GeForce RTX 2080, even managing to beat it in a few areas, becoming one of the best graphics cards on the market, especially for creatives.
- Keeps pace with Nvidia RTX 2080
- Useful extra VRAM
- Strong compute performance
- Troubling DirectX 12 performance
- Lacks Crossfire support
Nvidia GeForce RTX 2060
The Nvidia GeForce RTX 2060 is hardly the meager, plasticky middle child of Nvidia’s GPU lineup. This is one of Nvidia’s best graphics card yet. More importantly for future-proofing, it can also deliver a playable 4K experience.
In fact, in the face of the RTX 2060 Super and the RTX 3000 line, the Nvidia GeForce RTX 2060 is even more affordable than ever, making it a more appealing option for budget-conscious consumers.
- Ready for 4K @ 30fps gaming
- Silky ray traced 1080p gaming
- Runs much cooler than previous
- Slightly pricier than predecessor
- RTX heavily impacts performance at QHD and 4K