NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 Mobile vs AMD Radeon RX Vega

Comparative analysis of NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 Mobile and AMD Radeon RX Vega 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: GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps), GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps), GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps), PassMark - G3D Mark, PassMark - G2D Mark, 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).

 

Differences

Reasons to consider the NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 Mobile

  • Videocard is newer: launch date 3 year(s) 9 month(s) later
  • Around 19% higher boost clock speed: 1425 MHz vs 1200 MHz
  • 556.6x more texture fill rate: 171.0 GTexel/s vs 307.2 GTexel / s
  • A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running videocard: 8 nm vs 14 nm
  • 2.8x lower typical power consumption: 80 Watt vs 225 Watt
  • 9.8x better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames): 20611 vs 2094
  • 9.8x better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps): 20611 vs 2094
  • 3.7x better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames): 8917 vs 2391
  • 3.7x better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps): 8917 vs 2391
Specifications (specs)
Launch date 12 Jan 2021 vs 1 April 2017
Boost clock speed 1425 MHz vs 1200 MHz
Texture fill rate 171.0 GTexel/s vs 307.2 GTexel / s
Manufacturing process technology 8 nm vs 14 nm
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 80 Watt vs 225 Watt
Benchmarks
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames) 20611 vs 2094
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps) 20611 vs 2094
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames) 8917 vs 2391
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps) 8917 vs 2391

Reasons to consider the AMD Radeon RX Vega

  • Around 11% higher core clock speed: 1000 MHz vs 900 MHz
  • Around 7% higher pipelines: 4096 vs 3840
  • Around 33% higher maximum memory size: 8 GB vs 6 GB
  • Around 14% higher memory clock speed: 2000 MHz vs 1750 MHz (14 Gbps effective)
  • Around 7% better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames): 8455 vs 7929
  • Around 7% better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps): 8455 vs 7929
Specifications (specs)
Core clock speed 1000 MHz vs 900 MHz
Pipelines 4096 vs 3840
Maximum memory size 8 GB vs 6 GB
Memory clock speed 2000 MHz vs 1750 MHz (14 Gbps effective)
Benchmarks
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames) 8455 vs 7929
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps) 8455 vs 7929

Compare benchmarks

GPU 1: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 Mobile
GPU 2: AMD Radeon RX Vega

GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames)
GPU 1
GPU 2
20611
2094
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps)
GPU 1
GPU 2
20611
2094
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames)
GPU 1
GPU 2
7929
8455
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps)
GPU 1
GPU 2
7929
8455
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames)
GPU 1
GPU 2
8917
2391
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps)
GPU 1
GPU 2
8917
2391
Name NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 Mobile AMD Radeon RX Vega
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames) 20611 2094
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps) 20611 2094
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames) 7929 8455
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps) 7929 8455
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames) 8917 2391
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps) 8917 2391
PassMark - G3D Mark 12297
PassMark - G2D Mark 882
Geekbench - OpenCL 237214
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection (mPixels/s) 204.517
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation (Frames/s) 3962.076
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex (Frames/s) 18.068
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition (Frames/s) 216.133
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining (mHash/s) 1298.307

Compare specifications (specs)

NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 Mobile AMD Radeon RX Vega

Essentials

Architecture Ampere GCN 1.3
Code name GA104 Greenland
Launch date 12 Jan 2021 1 April 2017
Place in performance rating 69 68
Type Laptop Desktop
Launch price (MSRP) $599.99
Price now $409.99
Value for money (0-100) 38.94

Technical info

Boost clock speed 1425 MHz 1200 MHz
Core clock speed 900 MHz 1000 MHz
Manufacturing process technology 8 nm 14 nm
Peak Double Precision (FP64) Performance 171.0 GFLOPS (1:64)
Peak Half Precision (FP16) Performance 10.94 TFLOPS (1:1)
Peak Single Precision (FP32) Performance 10.94 TFLOPS
Pipelines 3840 4096
Pixel fill rate 68.40 GPixel/s
Texture fill rate 171.0 GTexel/s 307.2 GTexel / s
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 80 Watt 225 Watt
Transistor count 13250 million
Floating-point performance 9,830 gflops

Video outputs and ports

Display Connectors No outputs

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Height PCIe 4.0 x16
Supplementary power connectors None 1x 6-pin + 1x 8-pin
Interface PCIe 3.0 x16
Length 267 mm

API support

DirectX 12.2
OpenCL 3.0
OpenGL 4.6
Shader Model 6.6
Vulkan

Memory

Maximum RAM amount 6 GB 8 GB
Memory bandwidth 336 GB/s 512 GB / s
Memory bus width 256 Bit 2048 Bit
Memory clock speed 1750 MHz (14 Gbps effective) 2000 MHz
Memory type GDDR6 HBM2

Technologies

GPU Boost
VR Ready