Comparison

RTX 4070 vs RTX 3060

Better Value

Retail Price

$529

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Retail Price

$ 289

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Value

34

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Value

30

3DMark Performace

17846

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+104.2%

3DMark Performace

8739

Video Memory

12 GB

Video Memory

12 GB

Power Consumption

200W

Power Consumption

170W

Efficiency

89

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Efficiency

51

Release Date

2023

Release Date

2021

MSRP

599 $

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+82.1%

MSRP

329 $

Is RTX 4070 better than RTX 3060?

Yes, with regards to performance, Nvidia GeForce RTX 4070 outperforms, GeForce RTX 3060 by 104.2% in 3Dmark benchmark.

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. RTX 3060's efficiency score is 51 .So RTX 4070 leads by 74.5%, making it the smarter choice in terms of power consumption.

When considering value for money, RTX 4070 offers a better deal than, GeForce RTX 3060 by 13.3%.

AMD Equivalent to RTX 4070

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

AMD Equivalent to RTX 3060

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