AMD Radeon Pro W6800 vs NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 Laptop

Comparative analysis of AMD Radeon Pro W6800 and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 Laptop videocards for all known characteristics in the following categories: Essentials, Technical info, Video outputs and ports, Compatibility, dimensions and requirements, API support, Memory, Technologies. Benchmark videocards performance analysis: PassMark - G2D Mark, PassMark - G3D Mark, GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps), GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps), GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps), Geekbench - OpenCL, CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection (mPixels/s), CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation (Frames/s), CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex (Frames/s), CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition (Frames/s), CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining (mHash/s), 3DMark Fire Strike - Graphics Score.

 

Differences

Reasons to consider the AMD Radeon Pro W6800

  • Videocard is newer: launch date 5 month(s) later
  • 2.3x more core clock speed: 2075 MHz vs 900 MHz
  • Around 47% higher boost clock speed: 2507 MHz vs 1283 - 1703 MHz
  • A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running videocard: 7 nm vs 8 nm
  • 5.3x more maximum memory size: 32 GB vs 6 GB
  • Around 79% better performance in PassMark - G2D Mark: 999 vs 557
  • Around 54% better performance in PassMark - G3D Mark: 19199 vs 12445
Specifications (specs)
Launch date 8 Jun 2021 vs 4 Jan 2021
Core clock speed 2075 MHz vs 900 MHz
Boost clock speed 2507 MHz vs 1283 - 1703 MHz
Manufacturing process technology 7 nm vs 8 nm
Maximum memory size 32 GB vs 6 GB
Benchmarks
PassMark - G2D Mark 999 vs 557
PassMark - G3D Mark 19199 vs 12445

Reasons to consider the NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 Laptop

  • 3.9x lower typical power consumption: 60 - 115 Watt vs 450 Watt
  • Around 1% better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames): 21278 vs 20988
  • Around 1% better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps): 21278 vs 20988
  • 2.4x better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames): 8913 vs 3717
  • 2.4x better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps): 8913 vs 3717
  • 2.4x better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames): 8054 vs 3357
  • 2.4x better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps): 8054 vs 3357
Specifications (specs)
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 60 - 115 Watt vs 450 Watt
Benchmarks
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames) 21278 vs 20988
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps) 21278 vs 20988
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames) 8913 vs 3717
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps) 8913 vs 3717
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames) 8054 vs 3357
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps) 8054 vs 3357

Compare benchmarks

GPU 1: AMD Radeon Pro W6800
GPU 2: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 Laptop

PassMark - G2D Mark
GPU 1
GPU 2
999
557
PassMark - G3D Mark
GPU 1
GPU 2
19199
12445
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames)
GPU 1
GPU 2
20988
21278
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps)
GPU 1
GPU 2
20988
21278
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames)
GPU 1
GPU 2
3717
8913
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps)
GPU 1
GPU 2
3717
8913
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames)
GPU 1
GPU 2
3357
8054
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps)
GPU 1
GPU 2
3357
8054
Name AMD Radeon Pro W6800 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 Laptop
PassMark - G2D Mark 999 557
PassMark - G3D Mark 19199 12445
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames) 20988 21278
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps) 20988 21278
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames) 3717 8913
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps) 3717 8913
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames) 3357 8054
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps) 3357 8054
Geekbench - OpenCL 87960
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection (mPixels/s) 332.059
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation (Frames/s) 3963.297
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex (Frames/s) 26.631
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition (Frames/s) 179.028
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining (mHash/s) 917.553
3DMark Fire Strike - Graphics Score 8279

Compare specifications (specs)

AMD Radeon Pro W6800 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 Laptop

Essentials

Architecture RDNA 2.0 Ampere
Code name Navi 21 GN20-E3 GA106
Launch date 8 Jun 2021 4 Jan 2021
Launch price (MSRP) $2249
Place in performance rating 47 45
Type Laptop

Technical info

Boost clock speed 2507 MHz 1283 - 1703 MHz
Compute units 60
Core clock speed 2075 MHz 900 MHz
Manufacturing process technology 7 nm 8 nm
Peak Double Precision (FP64) Performance 1203 GFLOPS (1:16)
Peak Half Precision (FP16) Performance 38.51 TFLOPS (2:1)
Peak Single Precision (FP32) Performance 19.25 TFLOPS
Pipelines 3840 3840
Pixel fill rate 240.7 GPixel/s
Texture fill rate 601.7 GTexel/s
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 450 Watt 60 - 115 Watt
Transistor count 26800 million

Video outputs and ports

Display Connectors 6x mini-DisplayPort
DisplayPort support
G-SYNC support
HDMI

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Form factor Dual-slot
Height 50 mm (2 inches)
Interface PCIe 4.0 x16
Length 267 mm (10.5 inches)
Recommended system power (PSU) 850 Watt
Supplementary power connectors 2x 8-pin
Width 120 mm (4.7 inches)
Laptop size large

API support

DirectX 12.2 12.1
OpenCL 2.1
OpenGL 4.6 4.6
Shader Model 6.5
Vulkan

Memory

Maximum RAM amount 32 GB 6 GB
Memory bandwidth 512 GB/s
Memory bus width 256 bit 192 Bit
Memory clock speed 2000 MHz (16 Gbps effective)
Memory type GDDR6 GDDR6

Technologies

GPU Boost
VR Ready