NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 Ti vs NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080

Comparative analysis of NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 Ti and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 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, 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), GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps), GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps), GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps), 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 60% lower typical power consumption: 200 Watt vs 320 Watt
  • Around 47% higher memory clock speed: 1750 MHz (14 Gbps effective) vs 1188 MHz (19 Gbps effective)
Launch date 1 Dec 2020 vs 1 Sep 2020
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 200 Watt vs 320 Watt
Memory clock speed 1750 MHz (14 Gbps effective) vs 1188 MHz (19 Gbps effective)

Reasons to consider the NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080

  • Around 2% higher core clock speed: 1440 MHz vs 1410 MHz
  • Around 3% higher boost clock speed: 1710 MHz vs 1665 MHz
  • Around 84% higher texture fill rate: 465.1 GTexel/s vs 253.1 GTexel/s
  • Around 79% higher pipelines: 8704 vs 4864
  • Around 25% higher maximum memory size: 10 GB vs 8 GB
  • Around 7% better performance in PassMark - G2D Mark: 993 vs 930
  • Around 22% better performance in PassMark - G3D Mark: 24046 vs 19745
  • Around 50% better performance in Geekbench - OpenCL: 180981 vs 120575
Specifications (specs)
Core clock speed 1440 MHz vs 1410 MHz
Boost clock speed 1710 MHz vs 1665 MHz
Texture fill rate 465.1 GTexel/s vs 253.1 GTexel/s
Pipelines 8704 vs 4864
Maximum memory size 10 GB vs 8 GB
Benchmarks
PassMark - G2D Mark 993 vs 930
PassMark - G3D Mark 24046 vs 19745
Geekbench - OpenCL 180981 vs 120575

Compare benchmarks

GPU 1: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 Ti
GPU 2: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080

PassMark - G2D Mark
GPU 1
GPU 2
930
993
PassMark - G3D Mark
GPU 1
GPU 2
19745
24046
Geekbench - OpenCL
GPU 1
GPU 2
120575
180981
Name NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 Ti NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080
PassMark - G2D Mark 930 993
PassMark - G3D Mark 19745 24046
Geekbench - OpenCL 120575 180981
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection (mPixels/s) 582.401
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation (Frames/s) 6745.122
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex (Frames/s) 53.526
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition (Frames/s) 176.953
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining (mHash/s) 1961.892
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames) 32788
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames) 8899
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames) 3358
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps) 32788
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps) 8899
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps) 3358
3DMark Fire Strike - Graphics Score 17694

Compare specifications (specs)

NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 Ti NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080

Essentials

Architecture Ampere Ampere
Code name GA104 GA102
Launch date 1 Dec 2020 1 Sep 2020
Launch price (MSRP) $399 $699
Place in performance rating 7 6
Type Desktop Desktop

Technical info

Boost clock speed 1665 MHz 1710 MHz
Core clock speed 1410 MHz 1440 MHz
Manufacturing process technology 8 nm 8 nm
Peak Double Precision (FP64) Performance 253.1 GFLOPS (1:64) 465.1 GFLOPS (1:64)
Peak Half Precision (FP16) Performance 16.20 TFLOPS (1:1) 29.77 TFLOPS (1:1)
Peak Single Precision (FP32) Performance 16.20 TFLOPS 29.77 TFLOPS
Pipelines 4864 8704
Pixel fill rate 133.2 GPixel/s 164.2 GPixel/s
Texture fill rate 253.1 GTexel/s 465.1 GTexel/s
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 200 Watt 320 Watt
Transistor count 17400 million 28300 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) 285 mm (11.2 inches)
Recommended system power (PSU) 350 Watt 700 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 10 GB
Memory bandwidth 448 GB/s 760.3 GB/s
Memory bus width 256 bit 320 bit
Memory clock speed 1750 MHz (14 Gbps effective) 1188 MHz (19 Gbps effective)
Memory type GDDR6 GDDR6X