Comparison

RTX 3060 vs RX 5500

The RTX 3060 is 82.8% faster than RX 5500 in synthetic benchmark and 97.1% more expensive on the retail market.

Retail Price

$274

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Better Value

Retail Price

$ 139

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Value

32

Value

34

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3DMark Performace

8739

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+82.8%

3DMark Performace

4781

Video Memory

12 GB

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+200.0%

Video Memory

4 GB

Power Consumption

170W

Power Consumption

150W

Efficiency

51

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Efficiency

32

Release Date

2021

Release Date

2019

MSRP

329 $

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MSRP

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AMD Equivalent to RTX 3060

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

Nvidia Equivalent to RX 5500

NAME3DMARKPRICE
GeForce GTX 10604215
GeForce GTX 1650 SUPER4702
GeForce GTX 9804367

Is RTX 3060 better than RX 5500?

RTX 3060 price to performance rating is lower than RX 5500's. RX 5500 offers 6.3% better value fo money.

The RTX 3060 is more energy-efficient considering its performance, having power consumption of 170 watts and a 3DMark score of 8739. By comparing its benchmark score to its power consumption, we get an efficiency score of 51. RX 5500's efficiency score is 32 .So RTX 3060 leads by 59.4%, making it the smarter choice in terms of power consumption.

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