Comparison

GTX 980 vs GTX 1060 3GB

Better Value

Retail Price

Retail Price

Value

11

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Value

10

3DMark Performace

4367

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+12.9%

3DMark Performace

3869

Release Date

2015

Release Date

2016

MSRP

549 $

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+175.9%

MSRP

199 $

Video Memory

4 GB

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+33.3%

Video Memory

3 GB

Power Consumption

165W

Power Consumption

120W

Efficiency

26

Efficiency

32

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Is GTX 980 better than GTX 1060 3GB?

Yes, with regards to performance, Nvidia GeForce GTX 980 outperforms, GeForce GTX 1060 3GB by 12.9% in 3Dmark benchmark.

When it comes to power efficiency, GTX 980 falls behind with an efficiency score that is 26, lower than that of GTX 1060 3GB 32. Consuming 120 watts, GTX 1060 3GB has 23.1% better power consumption to performance ratio. The efficiency score is calculated by comparing the benchmark score with power consumption

When considering value for money, GTX 980 offers a better deal than, GeForce GTX 1060 3GB by 10.0%.

AMD Equivalent to GTX 980

AMD Equivalent to GTX 1060 3GB

NAME3DMARKPRICE
Radeon RX 6400 3622