NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 videocard review

GeForce RTX 3070 videocard released by NVIDIA; release date: 1 Sep 2020. At the time of release, the videocard cost $499. The videocard is designed for desktop-computers and based on Ampere microarchitecture codenamed GA104.

Core clock speed - 1500 MHz. Boost clock speed - 1725 MHz. Texture fill rate - 317.4 GTexel/s. Pipelines - 5888. Manufacturing process technology - 8 nm. Transistors count - 17400 million. Power consumption (TDP) - 220 Watt.

Memory type: GDDR6. Maximum RAM amount - 8 GB. Memory bus width - 256 bit. Memory clock speed - 1750 MHz (14 Gbps effective). Memory bandwidth - 448.0 GB/s.

Benchmarks

PassMark
G3D Mark
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
26179
21728
PassMark
G2D Mark
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
1114
960
Geekbench
OpenCL
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
237214
134555
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop
Face Detection
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
582.401 mPixels/s
453.922 mPixels/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop
Ocean Surface Simulation
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
6745.122 Frames/s
5765.500 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop
T-Rex
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
53.526 Frames/s
40.109 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop
Video Composition
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
383.037 Frames/s
187.041 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop
Bitcoin Mining
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
2280.457 mHash/s
1397.885 mHash/s
GFXBench 4.0
Car Chase Offscreen
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
32425 Frames
16718 Frames
GFXBench 4.0
Manhattan
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
18216 Frames
18216 Frames
GFXBench 4.0
T-Rex
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
55849 Frames
55849 Frames
GFXBench 4.0
Car Chase Offscreen
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
32425.000 Fps
16718.000 Fps
GFXBench 4.0
Manhattan
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
18216.000 Fps
18216.000 Fps
GFXBench 4.0
T-Rex
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
55849.000 Fps
55849.000 Fps
3DMark Fire Strike
Graphics Score
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
19930
13748
Name Value
PassMark - G3D Mark 21728
PassMark - G2D Mark 960
Geekbench - OpenCL 134555
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection 453.922 mPixels/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation 5765.500 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex 40.109 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition 187.041 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining 1397.885 mHash/s
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen 16718 Frames
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan 18216 Frames
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex 55849 Frames
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen 16718.000 Fps
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan 18216.000 Fps
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex 55849.000 Fps
3DMark Fire Strike - Graphics Score 13748

Games performance

Hitman 3 (2021)

Cyberpunk 2077 (2020)

Immortals Fenyx Rising (2020)

Crysis Remastered (2020)

Yakuza Like a Dragon (2020)

Call of Duty Black Ops Cold War (2020)

Assassin´s Creed Valhalla (2020)

Dirt 5 (2020)

Watch Dogs Legion (2020)

FIFA 21 (2020)

Star Wars Squadrons (2020)

Mafia Definitive Edition (2020)

Serious Sam 4 (2020)

Flight Simulator 2020 (2020)

Horizon Zero Dawn (2020)

Death Stranding (2020)

F1 2020 (2020)

Strange Brigade (2018)

Gears Tactics (2020)

Doom Eternal (2020)

Hunt Showdown (2020)

Red Dead Redemption 2 (2019)

Star Wars Jedi Fallen Order (2019)

Borderlands 3 (2019)

Control (2019)

Total War: Three Kingdoms (2019)

Rage 2 (2019)

Anno 1800 (2019)

The Division 2 (2019)

Metro Exodus (2019)

Far Cry New Dawn (2019)

Apex Legends (2019)

Battlefield V (2018)

Assassin's Creed Odyssey (2018)

Shadow of the Tomb Raider (2018)

Far Cry 5 (2018)

X-Plane 11.11 (2018)

Final Fantasy XV Benchmark (2018)

Rise of the Tomb Raider (2016)

Dota 2 Reborn (2015)

The Witcher 3 (2015)

GTA V (2015)

Specifications (specs)

Essentials

Architecture Ampere
Code name GA104
Launch date 1 Sep 2020
Launch price (MSRP) $499
Place in performance rating 4
Type Desktop

Technical info

Boost clock speed 1725 MHz
Core clock speed 1500 MHz
Manufacturing process technology 8 nm
Peak Double Precision (FP64) Performance 317.4 GFLOPS (1:64)
Peak Half Precision (FP16) Performance 20.31 TFLOPS (1:1)
Peak Single Precision (FP32) Performance 20.31 TFLOPS
Pipelines 5888
Pixel fill rate 165.6 GPixel/s
Texture fill rate 317.4 GTexel/s
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 220 Watt
Transistor count 17400 million

Video outputs and ports

Display Connectors 1x HDMI, 3x DisplayPort

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Height 112 mm (4.4 inches)
Interface PCIe 4.0 x16
Length 242 mm (9.5 inches)
Recommended system power (PSU) 550 Watt
Supplementary power connectors 1x 12-pin
Width Dual-slot

API support

DirectX 12.1
OpenCL 2.0
OpenGL 4.6
Shader Model 6.5
Vulkan

Memory

Maximum RAM amount 8 GB
Memory bandwidth 448.0 GB/s
Memory bus width 256 bit
Memory clock speed 1750 MHz (14 Gbps effective)
Memory type GDDR6