RTX 3070 Price History

Nvidia GeForce RTX 3070

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RTX 3070 Price History Chart




DateRetail PriceUsed Price
Sep 1, 2023$451$264
Aug 1, 2023$452$267
Jul 1, 2023$454$267
Jun 1, 2023$446$266
May 1, 2023$491$295
Apr 2, 2023$555$324
Mar 1, 2023$558$346
Feb 1, 2023$587$349
Jan 1, 2023$596$354
Dec 1, 2022$572$349
Nov 20, 2022$569$343

This price chart displays the average lowest price for each month. To determine this, the chart takes the lowest price recorded for each day and then calculates the average of those prices for the entire month.


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RTX 3070 Price

The Nvidia RTX 3070 release price (MSRP) was $499 at launch. Currently the RTX 3070 retail price is $481 on Amazon. Nvidia RTX 3070 used price is around $264.

Is RTX 3070 Worth It?

No, despite its higher price point of $481, the GeForce RTX 3070 proves disappointing when purchased new. It falls short in 3DMark performance by a -28.8% compared to similarly priced Radeon RX 6800 XT.

See RTX 3070 vs RX 6800 XT side by side comparison

When venturing into the second-hand market, the GeForce RTX 3070 proves to be a cost-effective choice. It successfully edges out the GeForce RTX 2080 SUPER, the next alternative in this price range, showing a benchmark performance lead of 17.5%.

See RTX 3070 vs RTX 2080 SUPER side by side comparison

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RTX 3070 Release Date

The NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 was launched on September 1st, 2020 as a high-end graphics card. It is based on the 8 nm GA104 graphics processor and supports the latest version of DirectX, ensuring compatibility with modern games and access to advanced features like hardware-raytracing and variable-rate shading.

RTX 3070 Specs

The GeForce RTX 3070 features 5888 shading units, 184 texture mapping units, and 96 ROPs. It also has 184 tensor cores and 46 raytracing acceleration cores for enhanced speed in machine learning applications and improved performance in games that support hardware raytracing. RTX 3070 power consumption is 220W. Read more about RTX 3070 Power Limits. The GPU has a base clock speed of 1500MHz and can be boosted up to 1725MHz, while the memory operates at a speed of 1750MHz. RTX 3070 vram is 8GB of GDDR6 memory. The card has a dual-slot design, measures 242mm in length and 112mm in width, and uses a PCI-Express 4.0 x16 interface. It offers 1x HDMI 2.1 and 3x DisplayPort 1.4a connectors for connecting to a display.

What Power Supply do I Need for RTX 3070?

The recommended founder edition RTX 3070 power supply is 550W. However, RTX 3070 power consumption can vary from version to version. For example, the MSI RTX 3070 Suprim X power draw is 280W and its recommended PSU is 600W. While the founder edition power consumption is 220W and the recommended PSU is 550W. Always do the research on your specific GPU version when choosing a power supply.