Comparison

RTX 4070 vs GTX 980

The RTX 4070 is 308.7% faster than GTX 980 in synthetic benchmark and 40.5% more expensive on the retail market.

Better Value

Retail Price

Retail Price

$ 390

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Value

33

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Value

11

3DMark Performace

17846

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+308.7%

3DMark Performace

4367

Video Memory

12 GB

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+200.0%

Video Memory

4 GB

Power Consumption

200W

Power Consumption

165W

Efficiency

89

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Efficiency

26

Release Date

2023

Release Date

2015

MSRP

599 $

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+9.1%

MSRP

549 $

AMD Equivalent to RTX 4070

NAME3DMARKPRICE
Radeon RX 680015972
Radeon RX 7700 XT17245
Radeon RX 7800 XT19839

AMD Equivalent to GTX 980

NAME3DMARKPRICE
Radeon RX 5904777
Radeon RX 5804346
Radeon RX 5500 XT4857

Is RTX 4070 better than GTX 980?

When considering value for money, RTX 4070 offers a better deal than, GeForce GTX 980 by 200.0%.

The RTX 4070 is more energy-efficient considering its performance, having power consumption of 200 watts and a 3DMark score of 17846. By comparing its benchmark score to its power consumption, we get an efficiency score of 89. GTX 980's efficiency score is 26 .So RTX 4070 leads by 242.3%, making it the smarter choice in terms of power consumption.

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