Comparison

RTX 3060 vs RTX 3080

Better Value

Retail Price

$299

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Retail Price

$ 639

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Value

29

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Value

28

3DMark Performace

8739

3DMark Performace

17656

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+102.0%

Video Memory

12 GB

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+20.0%

Video Memory

10 GB

Power Consumption

170W

Power Consumption

320W

Efficiency

51

Efficiency

55

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Release Date

2021

Release Date

2020

MSRP

329 $

MSRP

699 $

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Is RTX 3060 better than RTX 3080?

No, in terms of performance, Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060 is slower than Nvidia GeForce RTX 3080. Nvidia GeForce RTX 3080 outperformes Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060 by 102.0% in 3Dmark benchmark.

When it comes to power efficiency, RTX 3060 falls behind with an efficiency score that is 51, lower than that of RTX 3080 55. Consuming 320 watts, RTX 3080 has 7.8% better power consumption to performance ratio. The efficiency score is calculated by comparing the benchmark score with power consumption

When considering value for money, RTX 3060 offers a better deal than, GeForce RTX 3080 by 3.6%.

AMD Equivalent to RTX 3060

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

AMD Equivalent to RTX 3080

NAME3DMARKPRICE
Radeon RX 7700 XT17245
Radeon RX 680015972
Radeon RX 6800 XT19187