NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 Laptop videocard review

GeForce RTX 3060 Laptop videocard released by NVIDIA; release date: 4 Jan 2021. The videocard is designed for laptop-computers and based on Ampere microarchitecture codenamed GN20-E3 GA106.

Core clock speed - 900 MHz. Boost clock speed - 1283 - 1703 MHz. Pipelines - 3840. Manufacturing process technology - 8 nm. Power consumption (TDP) - 60 - 115 Watt.

Memory type: GDDR6. Maximum RAM amount - 6 GB. Memory bus width - 192 Bit.

Benchmarks

PassMark
G3D Mark
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
26643
12332
PassMark
G2D Mark
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
1135
530
Geekbench
OpenCL
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
237214
87960
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop
Face Detection
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
732.196 mPixels/s
332.059 mPixels/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop
Ocean Surface Simulation
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
7585.258 Frames/s
3963.297 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop
T-Rex
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
64.782 Frames/s
26.631 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop
Video Composition
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
383.037 Frames/s
179.028 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop
Bitcoin Mining
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
2563.250 mHash/s
917.553 mHash/s
GFXBench 4.0
Car Chase Offscreen
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
35496 Frames
20666 Frames
GFXBench 4.0
Manhattan
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
23622 Frames
8903 Frames
GFXBench 4.0
T-Rex
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
56437 Frames
8019 Frames
GFXBench 4.0
Car Chase Offscreen
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
35496.000 Fps
20666.000 Fps
GFXBench 4.0
Manhattan
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
23622.000 Fps
8903.000 Fps
GFXBench 4.0
T-Rex
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
56437.000 Fps
8019.000 Fps
3DMark Fire Strike
Graphics Score
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
19970
8279
Name Value
PassMark - G3D Mark 12332
PassMark - G2D Mark 530
Geekbench - OpenCL 87960
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection 332.059 mPixels/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation 3963.297 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex 26.631 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition 179.028 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining 917.553 mHash/s
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen 20666 Frames
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan 8903 Frames
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex 8019 Frames
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen 20666.000 Fps
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan 8903.000 Fps
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex 8019.000 Fps
3DMark Fire Strike - Graphics Score 8279

Games performance

Days Gone (2021)

Low, 1280x720173.00
Medium, 1920x1080121.00
High, 1920x1080107.00
Ultra, 1920x108081.10
QHD, 2560x144058.90

Mass Effect Legendary Edition (2021)

Low, 1280x720109.00
Ultra, 1920x108092.90
QHD, 2560x144091.90

Resident Evil Village (2021)

Low, 1280x720160.00
Medium, 1920x1080140.00
High, 1920x1080136.00
Ultra, 1920x1080121.00
QHD, 2560x144081.60

Outriders (2021)

Low, 1280x720122.00
Medium, 1920x1080103.00
High, 1920x108098.90
Ultra, 1920x108090.10
QHD, 2560x144065.10

Hitman 3 (2021)

Low, 1280x720147.10
Medium, 1920x1080119.90
High, 1920x1080128.10
Ultra, 1920x1080122.60
QHD, 2560x144084.65
4K, 3840x216048.70

Cyberpunk 2077 (2020)

Low, 1280x72097.40
Medium, 1920x108073.35
High, 1920x108063.20
Ultra, 1920x108054.60
QHD, 2560x144036.10
4K, 3840x216017.30

Immortals Fenyx Rising (2020)

Low, 1280x720113.00
Medium, 1920x108088.00
High, 1920x108086.00
Ultra, 1920x108080.00
QHD, 2560x144066.00
4K, 3840x216041.00

Crysis Remastered (2020)

High, 1920x108072.80
Ultra, 1920x108053.80
QHD, 2560x144038.70
4K, 3840x216022.50

Yakuza Like a Dragon (2020)

Low, 1280x720127.00
Medium, 1920x1080106.00
High, 1920x1080108.00
Ultra, 1920x108096.10
QHD, 2560x144063.60
4K, 3840x216033.30

Call of Duty Black Ops Cold War (2020)

High, 1920x108059.70
Ultra, 1920x108059.40
QHD, 2560x144045.10
4K, 3840x216026.40

Assassin´s Creed Valhalla (2020)

Low, 1280x72090.00
Medium, 1920x108073.00
High, 1920x108060.00
Ultra, 1920x108054.50
QHD, 2560x144048.00
4K, 3840x216011.00

Dirt 5 (2020)

Low, 1280x720152.50
Medium, 1920x1080100.25
High, 1920x108089.10
Ultra, 1920x108071.50
QHD, 2560x144056.10
4K, 3840x216038.60

Watch Dogs Legion (2020)

Low, 1280x72082.10
Medium, 1920x108077.00
High, 1920x108066.35
Ultra, 1920x108046.90
QHD, 2560x144034.45
4K, 3840x216019.00

FIFA 21 (2020)

High, 1920x1080121.00
Ultra, 1920x1080119.00
QHD, 2560x1440116.00
4K, 3840x2160114.00

Star Wars Squadrons (2020)

High, 1920x1080231.00
Ultra, 1920x1080219.00
QHD, 2560x1440156.00
4K, 3840x216087.10

Mafia Definitive Edition (2020)

High, 1920x108098.50
QHD, 2560x144067.40
4K, 3840x216036.20

Serious Sam 4 (2020)

Low, 1280x720108.00
Medium, 1920x108079.50
High, 1920x108081.35
Ultra, 1920x108072.70
QHD, 2560x144057.30

Horizon Zero Dawn (2020)

Low, 1280x720117.00
Medium, 1920x108097.00
High, 1920x108082.00
Ultra, 1920x108075.50
QHD, 2560x144064.00
4K, 3840x216040.00

Death Stranding (2020)

High, 1920x1080115.00
Ultra, 1920x1080110.00
QHD, 2560x144086.00
4K, 3840x216048.20

F1 2020 (2020)

High, 1920x1080138.00
Ultra, 1920x1080106.00
QHD, 2560x144093.00
4K, 3840x216057.00

Strange Brigade (2018)

Low, 1280x720352.00
Medium, 1920x1080197.50
High, 1920x1080159.00
Ultra, 1920x1080137.50
QHD, 2560x1440107.00

Doom Eternal (2020)

High, 1920x1080204.00
Ultra, 1920x1080198.00
QHD, 2560x1440141.00
4K, 3840x216062.00

Hunt Showdown (2020)

High, 1920x1080108.00
QHD, 2560x144069.80
4K, 3840x216034.40

Red Dead Redemption 2 (2019)

High, 1920x108063.30
Ultra, 1920x108049.00
QHD, 2560x144039.80
4K, 3840x216022.20

Star Wars Jedi Fallen Order (2019)

High, 1920x108098.70
Ultra, 1920x108096.40
QHD, 2560x144080.20
4K, 3840x216044.10

Need for Speed Heat (2019)

High, 1920x1080102.00
Ultra, 1920x108094.00
QHD, 2560x144071.60
4K, 3840x216043.10

GRID 2019 (2019)

High, 1920x108094.60
Ultra, 1920x108074.10
QHD, 2560x144047.50
4K, 3840x216043.40

Borderlands 3 (2019)

High, 1920x108093.60
Ultra, 1920x108073.10
QHD, 2560x144052.40
4K, 3840x216028.50

Control (2019)

High, 1920x108078.10
QHD, 2560x144051.10
4K, 3840x216026.00

Rage 2 (2019)

High, 1920x1080116.00
Ultra, 1920x1080113.00
QHD, 2560x144072.70
4K, 3840x216035.70

Anno 1800 (2019)

High, 1920x108079.80
Ultra, 1920x108043.60
QHD, 2560x144039.00
4K, 3840x216023.10

The Division 2 (2019)

High, 1920x1080115.00
Ultra, 1920x108084.00
QHD, 2560x144059.00
4K, 3840x216032.00

Metro Exodus (2019)

High, 1920x108081.00
Ultra, 1920x108063.20
QHD, 2560x144049.60
4K, 3840x216031.40

Far Cry New Dawn (2019)

High, 1920x1080109.00
Ultra, 1920x108098.00
QHD, 2560x144085.00
4K, 3840x216050.00

Apex Legends (2019)

High, 1920x1080144.00
Ultra, 1920x1080144.00
QHD, 2560x1440124.00
4K, 3840x216070.50

Battlefield V (2018)

High, 1920x1080141.00
Ultra, 1920x1080131.00
QHD, 2560x1440104.00
4K, 3840x216063.20

Shadow of the Tomb Raider (2018)

Low, 1280x720106.50
Medium, 1920x108099.00
High, 1920x108090.00
Ultra, 1920x108085.00
QHD, 2560x144068.00
4K, 3840x216042.00

Far Cry 5 (2018)

Low, 1280x720130.00
Medium, 1920x1080108.00
High, 1920x1080103.00
Ultra, 1920x108099.50
QHD, 2560x144084.00

X-Plane 11.11 (2018)

Low, 1280x72086.40
Medium, 1920x108078.60
High, 1920x108066.20
4K, 3840x216062.30

Final Fantasy XV Benchmark (2018)

Low, 1280x720137.00
Medium, 1920x1080105.00
High, 1920x108080.55
QHD62.10
4K, 3840x216030.70

Dota 2 Reborn (2015)

Low, 1280x720139.00
Medium, 1366x768122.00
High, 1920x1080116.00
Ultra, 1920x1080111.00
4K, 3840x216094.90

The Witcher 3 (2015)

Low, 1024x768276.00
Medium, 1366x768223.20
High, 1920x1080148.75
Ultra, 1920x108079.40
4K, 3840x216059.30

GTA V (2015)

Low, 1024x768179.00
Medium, 1366x768172.00
High, 1920x1080150.00
Ultra, 1920x108086.90
QHD75.20

Specifications (specs)

Essentials

Architecture Ampere
Code name GN20-E3 GA106
Launch date 4 Jan 2021
Place in performance rating 44
Type Laptop

Technical info

Boost clock speed 1283 - 1703 MHz
Core clock speed 900 MHz
Manufacturing process technology 8 nm
Pipelines 3840
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 60 - 115 Watt

Video outputs and ports

DisplayPort support
G-SYNC support
HDMI

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Laptop size large

API support

DirectX 12.1
OpenGL 4.6
Vulkan

Memory

Maximum RAM amount 6 GB
Memory bus width 192 Bit
Memory type GDDR6

Technologies

GPU Boost
VR Ready