Comparison

GTX 970 vs RX 6500 XT

geforce gtx 970
radeon rx 6500 xt

Release Date

2015

Release Date

2022

Retail Price

$ 399

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+136.1%

Retail Price

$ 169

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MSRP

329 $

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+65.3%

MSRP

199 $

Peformace

3648

Peformace

4973

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+36.3%

Video Memory

4 GB

Video Memory

4 GB

Power Consumption

145 W

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+35.5%

Power Consumption

107 W

Is GTX 970 better than RX 6500 XT?

No, in terms of performance, Nvidia GeForce GTX 970 is slower than, AMD Radeon RX 6500 XT by -36.3%.

When it comes to power efficiency, GTX 970 falls behind with an efficiency score that is 25.2, -45.9% lower than that of RX 6500 XT 46.5. Consuming 107 watts, RX 6500 XT has better power consumption to peformance ratio. The efficiency score is calculated by comparing the benchmark score with power consumption

GTX 970 price to performance rating is lower than RX 6500 XT's by -222.2%. Here is more in depth overview of the price and used prices of GTX 970 Price History and RX 6500 XT Price History