Comparison

GTX 970 vs RTX 3090

The RTX 3090 is 445.5% faster than GTX 970 in synthetic benchmark and 371.4% more expensive on the retail market.

Retail Price

$399

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Better Value

Retail Price

$ 1881

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Value

9

Value

11

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3DMark Performace

3648

3DMark Performace

19901

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+445.5%

Video Memory

4 GB

Video Memory

24 GB

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+500.0%

Power Consumption

145W

Power Consumption

350W

Efficiency

25

Efficiency

57

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Release Date

2015

Release Date

2020

MSRP

329 $

MSRP

1499 $

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+355.6%

AMD Equivalent to GTX 970

NAME3DMARKPRICE
Radeon RX 64003622

AMD Equivalent to RTX 3090

NAME3DMARKPRICE
Radeon RX 7800 XT19839
Radeon RX 7900 GRE21644
Radeon RX 6800 XT19187

Is GTX 970 better than RTX 3090?

GTX 970 price to performance rating is lower than RTX 3090's. RTX 3090 offers 22.2% better value fo money.

When it comes to power efficiency, GTX 970 falls behind with an efficiency score that is 25, lower than that of RTX 3090 57. Consuming 350 watts, RTX 3090 has 128.0% better power consumption to performance ratio. The efficiency score is calculated by comparing the benchmark score with power consumption