NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 Ti vs NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070

Comparative analysis of NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 Ti and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 videocards for all known characteristics in the following categories: Essentials, Technical info, Video outputs and ports, Compatibility, dimensions and requirements, API support, Memory. Benchmark videocards performance analysis: PassMark - G2D Mark, PassMark - G3D Mark, Geekbench - OpenCL, 3DMark Fire Strike - Graphics Score.

 

Differences

Reasons to consider the NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 Ti

  • Videocard is newer: launch date 3 month(s) later
  • Around 10% lower typical power consumption: 200 Watt vs 220 Watt
Launch date 1 Dec 2020 vs 1 Sep 2020
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 200 Watt vs 220 Watt

Reasons to consider the NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070

  • Around 6% higher core clock speed: 1500 MHz vs 1410 MHz
  • Around 4% higher boost clock speed: 1725 MHz vs 1665 MHz
  • Around 25% higher texture fill rate: 317.4 GTexel/s vs 253.1 GTexel/s
  • Around 21% higher pipelines: 5888 vs 4864
  • Around 3% better performance in PassMark - G2D Mark: 958 vs 930
  • Around 9% better performance in PassMark - G3D Mark: 21561 vs 19745
  • Around 11% better performance in Geekbench - OpenCL: 134005 vs 120575
Specifications (specs)
Core clock speed 1500 MHz vs 1410 MHz
Boost clock speed 1725 MHz vs 1665 MHz
Texture fill rate 317.4 GTexel/s vs 253.1 GTexel/s
Pipelines 5888 vs 4864
Benchmarks
PassMark - G2D Mark 958 vs 930
PassMark - G3D Mark 21561 vs 19745
Geekbench - OpenCL 134005 vs 120575

Compare benchmarks

GPU 1: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 Ti
GPU 2: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070

PassMark - G2D Mark
GPU 1
GPU 2
930
958
PassMark - G3D Mark
GPU 1
GPU 2
19745
21561
Geekbench - OpenCL
GPU 1
GPU 2
120575
134005
Name NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 Ti NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070
PassMark - G2D Mark 930 958
PassMark - G3D Mark 19745 21561
Geekbench - OpenCL 120575 134005
3DMark Fire Strike - Graphics Score 13821

Compare specifications (specs)

NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 Ti NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070

Essentials

Architecture Ampere Ampere
Code name GA104 GA104
Launch date 1 Dec 2020 1 Sep 2020
Launch price (MSRP) $399 $499
Place in performance rating 7 5
Type Desktop Desktop

Technical info

Boost clock speed 1665 MHz 1725 MHz
Core clock speed 1410 MHz 1500 MHz
Manufacturing process technology 8 nm 8 nm
Peak Double Precision (FP64) Performance 253.1 GFLOPS (1:64) 317.4 GFLOPS (1:64)
Peak Half Precision (FP16) Performance 16.20 TFLOPS (1:1) 20.31 TFLOPS (1:1)
Peak Single Precision (FP32) Performance 16.20 TFLOPS 20.31 TFLOPS
Pipelines 4864 5888
Pixel fill rate 133.2 GPixel/s 165.6 GPixel/s
Texture fill rate 253.1 GTexel/s 317.4 GTexel/s
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 200 Watt 220 Watt
Transistor count 17400 million 17400 million

Video outputs and ports

Display Connectors 1x HDMI, 3x DisplayPort 1x HDMI, 3x DisplayPort

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Form factor Dual-slot
Interface PCIe 4.0 x16 PCIe 4.0 x16
Length 242 mm (9.5 inches) 242 mm (9.5 inches)
Recommended system power (PSU) 350 Watt 550 Watt
Supplementary power connectors 1x 12-pin 1x 12-pin
Width 112 mm (4.4 inches) Dual-slot
Height 112 mm (4.4 inches)

API support

DirectX 12.2 12.1
OpenCL 2.0 2.0
OpenGL 4.6 4.6
Shader Model 6.5 6.5
Vulkan

Memory

Maximum RAM amount 8 GB 8 GB
Memory bandwidth 448 GB/s 448.0 GB/s
Memory bus width 256 bit 256 bit
Memory clock speed 1750 MHz (14 Gbps effective) 1750 MHz (14 Gbps effective)
Memory type GDDR6 GDDR6