Comparison

GTX 980 vs RTX 3090

Better Value

Retail Price

$390

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Retail Price

$ 2143

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Value

11

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Value

9

3DMark Performace

4367

3DMark Performace

19901

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+355.7%

Video Memory

4 GB

Video Memory

24 GB

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+500.0%

Power Consumption

165W

Power Consumption

350W

Efficiency

26

Efficiency

57

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Release Date

2015

Release Date

2020

MSRP

549 $

MSRP

1499 $

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Is GTX 980 better than RTX 3090?

No, in terms of performance, Nvidia GeForce GTX 980 is slower than Nvidia GeForce RTX 3090. Nvidia GeForce RTX 3090 outperformes Nvidia GeForce GTX 980 by 355.7% in 3Dmark benchmark.

When it comes to power efficiency, GTX 980 falls behind with an efficiency score that is 26, lower than that of RTX 3090 57. Consuming 350 watts, RTX 3090 has 119.2% 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 RTX 3090 by 22.2%.

AMD Equivalent to GTX 980

NAME3DMARKPRICE
Radeon RX 5904777
Radeon RX 5500 XT4857
Radeon RX 5804346

AMD Equivalent to RTX 3090

NAME3DMARKPRICE
Radeon RX 7800 XT19839
Radeon RX 6800 XT19187
Radeon RX 6950 XT21878