The announcement of Nvidia’s Turing series of graphics cards seems like a big let down, the RTX 2080 might be slower that the GTX 1080 ti, but how can that be? We don’t have real benchmarks yet but the specs don’t seem promising.
Well the specs don’t seem very promising.
Very detailed article about the RTX series: https://www.anandtech.com/show/13249/nvidia-announces-geforce-rtx-20-series-rtx-2080-ti-2080-2070
A quick read: https://www.polygon.com/2018/8/20/17760038/nvidia-geforce-rtx-2080-ti-2070-specs-release-date-price-turing
The 980 specs: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/GeForce_900_series
The Newegg page: https://www.newegg.com/GraphicsCardsPromoStore/EventSaleStore/ID-2041438