Comparison

GTX 1080 vs RTX 3060

Retail Price

$428

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Better Value

Retail Price

$ 289

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Value

18

Value

30

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3DMark Performace

7570

3DMark Performace

8739

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+15.4%

Video Memory

8 GB

Video Memory

12 GB

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+50.0%

Power Consumption

180W

Power Consumption

170W

Efficiency

42

Efficiency

51

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Release Date

2016

Release Date

2021

MSRP

599 $

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+82.1%

MSRP

329 $

Is GTX 1080 better than RTX 3060?

No, in terms of performance, Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080 is slower than Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060. Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060 outperformes Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080 by 15.4% in 3Dmark benchmark.

When it comes to power efficiency, GTX 1080 falls behind with an efficiency score that is 42, lower than that of RTX 3060 51. Consuming 170 watts, RTX 3060 has 21.4% better power consumption to performance ratio. The efficiency score is calculated by comparing the benchmark score with power consumption

GTX 1080 price to performance rating is lower than RTX 3060's. RTX 3060 offers 66.7% better value fo money.

AMD Equivalent to GTX 1080

NAME3DMARKPRICE
Radeon RX 66008158
Radeon RX 5600 XT7602
Radeon RX Vega 647367

AMD Equivalent to RTX 3060

NAME3DMARKPRICE
Radeon RX 66008158
Radeon RX 5700 XT9410
Radeon RX 6600 XT9707