GeForce RTX 3050 8 GB Overview

GeForce RTX 3050 8 GB
Memory: 8192Mb GDDR6DESKTOP
Release date: 4 Jan 2022
GeForce RTX 3050 8 GB

Core Configuration

GPU GA106
Architecture Nvidia_Ampere
Shaders : TMUs : ROPs 2560 : 80 : 48
Raytracing Cores none
Performance 9098.00 GFLOPs

Memory Configuration

Memory Size 8192 Mb
Memory Bus Width 128 bit
Memory Speed 1750 MHz
14 Gbps effective
Memory Bandwidth 224.00 Gb/s

Summary

Relative performance

  • Radeon RX 6900 XT
    323%
  • GeForce RTX 3090
    315%
  • GeForce RTX 3080 Ti
    306%
  • Radeon RX 6800 XT
    304%
  • Radeon RX 6950 XT
    299%
  • GeForce RTX 3080
    284%
  • Radeon RX 6800
    271%
  • GeForce RTX 3090 Ti
    265%
  • GeForce RTX 3070 Ti
    247%
  • GeForce RTX 3080 12 GB
    236%
  • GeForce RTX 3070
    233%
  • GeForce RTX 2080 Ti
    223%
  • Radeon RX 6700 XT
    221%
  • Geforce GTX TITAN Xp
    213%
  • Radeon RX 6750 XT
    211%
  • GeForce RTX 3060 Ti
    210%
  • GeForce RTX 2080 Super
    203%
  • GeForce RTX 2080
    187%
  • Radeon RX 5700 XT
    182%
  • GeForce RTX 2070 Super
    177%
  • GeForce GTX 1080 Ti
    169%
  • Radeon RX 6600 XT
    169%
  • Radeon RX 5700
    167%
  • GeForce RTX 2060 Super
    164%
  • GeForce RTX 3060
    164%
  • GeForce RTX 2070
    158%
  • Radeon RX 6650 XT
    157%
  • Radeon RX Vega 64
    150%
  • GeForce GTX 1070 Ti
    145%
  • GeForce RTX 2060
    140%
  • Radeon RX 5600 XT
    138%
  • Radeon VII
    137%
  • GeForce GTX 1080
    133%
  • Radeon RX 5500 XT
    119%
  • Radeon RX 6600
    113%
  • GeForce GTX 1660 Ti
    107%
  • GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER
    106%
  • GeForce GTX 1070
    105%
  • GeForce RTX 3050 8 GB
    100%
  • GeForce GTX 1650 SUPER
    98%
  • GeForce GTX 1660
    96%
  • Radeon RX 590
    94%
  • GeForce GTX 1060
    92%
  • Radeon RX Vega 56
    89%
  • Radeon RX 580
    85%
  • Radeon RX 480
    77%
  • Radeon RX 570
    76%
  • GeForce GTX 980 Ti
    74%
  • Radeon RX 470
    73%
  • Radeon R9 390X
    63%
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    62%
  • Radeon RX 6500 XT
    60%
  • Radeon R9 FURY
    57%
  • GeForce GTX 980
    56%
  • Radeon R9 Nano
    55%
  • GeForce GTX 970
    47%
  • GeForce GTX 1650
    45%
  • GeForce GTX 780 Ti
    37%
  • GeForce GTX 1050 Ti
    32%
  • GeForce RTX 3080 Ti 20 GB
    -2%

Performance summary, based on benchmarks charts.

The GeForce RTX 3050 8 GB is a graphics card released by Nvidia on 4 Jan 2022. The graphics card houses the GA106 die, based on the Nvidia_Ampere architecture which packs 13,250 million transistors on a 8 nm, 276 mm2 die.

GeForce RTX 3050 8 GB pros and cons

Supports PhysX
Supports G-Sync
Supports ShadowPlay (allows game streaming/recording with minimum performance penalty)
Supports Direct3D 12 Async Compute
Supports DirectX Raytracing (DXR)
Supports Deep Learning Super-Sampling (DLSS)



Specifications


Compared to similar performing cards

GeForce RTX 3050 8 GBRadeon RX 6600Radeon RX 5500 XTGeForce GTX 1650 SUPERGeForce GTX 1660 SUPER
GeForce RTX 3050 8 GBRadeon RX 6600Radeon RX 5500 XTGeForce GTX 1650 SUPERGeForce GTX 1660 SUPER
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Shader units25601792140812801408
ROPs4864323248
Graphics processorGA106Navi 23Navi 14TU116TU116
Process size8 nm7 nm7 nm12 nm12 nm
Memory8192 Mb GDDR6 (1750 MHz
14 Gbps effective)
8192 Mb GDDR6 (1750 MHz
14 Gbps effective)
4096 Mb GDDR6 (1750 MHz
14000 MHz effective)
4096 Mb GDDR6 (1500 MHz
12000 MHz effective)
6144 Mb GDDR6 (1750 MHz
14000 MHz effective)
Memory bus width128 bit128 bit128 bit128 bit192 bit
Memory bandwidth224.00 Gb/s224.00 Gb/s224.00 Gb/s192.00 Gb/s336.00 Gb/s
Release date4 Jan 202213 Oct 202112 Dec 201922 Nov 201929 Oct 2019

Benchmarks

Hitman III

  • Radeon RX 6600
    148
  • GeForce RTX 3050 8 GB
    123
  • GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER
    104

FPS (higher is better)

Hitman III

  • Radeon RX 6600
    96
  • GeForce RTX 3050 8 GB
    80
  • GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER
    66

FPS (higher is better)

Hitman III

  • Radeon RX 6600
    48
  • GeForce RTX 3050 8 GB
    41
  • GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER
    34

FPS (higher is better)

Assassins Creed: Valhalla

  • Radeon RX 6600
    69
  • GeForce RTX 3050 8 GB
    56
  • GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER
    43

FPS (higher is better)

Assassins Creed: Valhalla

  • Radeon RX 6600
    50
  • GeForce RTX 3050 8 GB
    43
  • GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER
    34

FPS (higher is better)

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

  • Radeon RX 6600
    105
  • GeForce RTX 3050 8 GB
    90
  • GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER
    80
  • GeForce GTX 1650 SUPER
    66

FPS (higher is better)

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

  • Radeon RX 6600
    68
  • GeForce RTX 3050 8 GB
    60
  • GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER
    51
  • GeForce GTX 1650 SUPER
    42

FPS (higher is better)

Far Cry 6

  • GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER
    72
  • GeForce RTX 3050 8 GB
    71
  • Radeon RX 5500 XT
    60
  • GeForce GTX 1650 SUPER
    59

FPS (higher is better)

Far Cry 6

  • GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER
    51
  • GeForce RTX 3050 8 GB
    51
  • GeForce GTX 1650 SUPER
    42
  • Radeon RX 5500 XT
    39

FPS (higher is better)

Codemasters Formula 1 2021

  • Radeon RX 6600
    147
  • GeForce RTX 3050 8 GB
    115
  • GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER
    94
  • GeForce GTX 1650 SUPER
    78

FPS (higher is better)

Codemasters Formula 1 2021

  • Radeon RX 6600
    108
  • GeForce RTX 3050 8 GB
    86
  • GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER
    70
  • GeForce GTX 1650 SUPER
    60

FPS (higher is better)

Assassins Creed: Valhalla

  • Radeon RX 6600
    27
  • GeForce RTX 3050 8 GB
    26
  • Radeon RX 5500 XT
    17
  • GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER
    12

FPS (higher is better)

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

  • Radeon RX 6600
    33
  • GeForce RTX 3050 8 GB
    31
  • GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER
    25
  • Radeon RX 5500 XT
    22
  • GeForce GTX 1650 SUPER
    18

FPS (higher is better)

Far Cry 6

  • GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER
    25
  • Radeon RX 5500 XT
    18
  • GeForce GTX 1650 SUPER
    17
  • GeForce RTX 3050 8 GB
    6

FPS (higher is better)

Forza Horizon 5

  • GeForce RTX 3050 8 GB
    32
  • Radeon RX 6600
    24

FPS (higher is better)