NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 Ti vs NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3090

Comparative analysis of NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 Ti and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3090 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 1% higher core clock speed: 1410 MHz vs 1395 MHz
  • Around 75% lower typical power consumption: 200 Watt vs 350 Watt
  • Around 44% higher memory clock speed: 1750 MHz (14 Gbps effective) vs 1219 MHz (19.5 Gbps effective)
Launch date 1 Dec 2020 vs 1 Sep 2020
Core clock speed 1410 MHz vs 1395 MHz
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 200 Watt vs 350 Watt
Memory clock speed 1750 MHz (14 Gbps effective) vs 1219 MHz (19.5 Gbps effective)

Reasons to consider the NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3090

  • Around 2% higher boost clock speed: 1695 MHz vs 1665 MHz
  • 2.2x more texture fill rate: 556.0 GTexel/s vs 253.1 GTexel/s
  • 2.2x more pipelines: 10496 vs 4864
  • 3x more maximum memory size: 24 GB vs 8 GB
  • Around 5% better performance in PassMark - G2D Mark: 986 vs 935
  • Around 29% better performance in PassMark - G3D Mark: 25473 vs 19823
  • Around 69% better performance in Geekbench - OpenCL: 204198 vs 120531
Specifications (specs)
Boost clock speed 1695 MHz vs 1665 MHz
Texture fill rate 556.0 GTexel/s vs 253.1 GTexel/s
Pipelines 10496 vs 4864
Maximum memory size 24 GB vs 8 GB
Benchmarks
PassMark - G2D Mark 986 vs 935
PassMark - G3D Mark 25473 vs 19823
Geekbench - OpenCL 204198 vs 120531

Compare benchmarks

GPU 1: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 Ti
GPU 2: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3090

PassMark - G2D Mark
GPU 1
GPU 2
935
986
PassMark - G3D Mark
GPU 1
GPU 2
19823
25473
Geekbench - OpenCL
GPU 1
GPU 2
120531
204198
Name NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 Ti NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3090
PassMark - G2D Mark 935 986
PassMark - G3D Mark 19823 25473
Geekbench - OpenCL 120531 204198
3DMark Fire Strike - Graphics Score 19858

Compare specifications (specs)

NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 Ti NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3090

Essentials

Architecture Ampere Ampere
Code name GA104 GA102
Launch date 1 Dec 2020 1 Sep 2020
Launch price (MSRP) $399 $1499
Place in performance rating 7 2
Type Desktop Desktop

Technical info

Boost clock speed 1665 MHz 1695 MHz
Core clock speed 1410 MHz 1395 MHz
Manufacturing process technology 8 nm 8 nm
Peak Double Precision (FP64) Performance 253.1 GFLOPS (1:64) 556.0 GFLOPS (1:64)
Peak Half Precision (FP16) Performance 16.20 TFLOPS (1:1) 35.58 TFLOPS (1:1)
Peak Single Precision (FP32) Performance 16.20 TFLOPS 35.58 TFLOPS
Pipelines 4864 10496
Pixel fill rate 133.2 GPixel/s 189.8 GPixel/s
Texture fill rate 253.1 GTexel/s 556.0 GTexel/s
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 200 Watt 350 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) 313 mm (12.3 inches)
Recommended system power (PSU) 350 Watt 750 Watt
Supplementary power connectors 1x 12-pin 1x 12-pin
Width 112 mm (4.4 inches) Triple-slot
Height 138 mm (5.4 inches)

API support

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

Memory

Maximum RAM amount 8 GB 24 GB
Memory bandwidth 448 GB/s 936.2 GB/s
Memory bus width 256 bit 384 bit
Memory clock speed 1750 MHz (14 Gbps effective) 1219 MHz (19.5 Gbps effective)
Memory type GDDR6 GDDR6X