GeForce RTX 4060 vs GeForce RTX 3080

GeForce RTX 4060
Memory: 8192Mb GDDR6DESKTOP
Release date: UNRELEASED
GeForce RTX 4060
GeForce RTX 3080
Memory: 10240Mb GDDR6XDESKTOP
Release date: 1 Sep 2020
GeForce RTX 3080


Reasons to consider GeForce RTX 4060

120 watts lower power draw. This might be a strong point if your current power supply is not enough to handle the GeForce RTX 3080 .

Reasons to consider GeForce RTX 3080

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)

No clear winner declared

We have no data to declare a winner at this time.


Core Configuration

GeForce RTX 4060GeForce RTX 3080
GPU NameAD104 ()vsGA102 (GA102-200-K1-A1)
Fab Process4 nmvs8 nm
Die Size295 mm²vs628 mm²
Transistors35,800 millionvs28,000 million
Tensor Cores184vsnone
Raytracing Cores46vsnone
Compute Units46vs68
Core clock2505 MHzvs1440 MHz

Memory Configuration

GeForce RTX 4060GeForce RTX 3080
Memory TypeGDDR6vsGDDR6X
Bus Width128 bitvs320 bit
Memory Speed2250 MHz
18 Gbps effective
vs1188 MHz
19 Gbps effective
Memory Size8192 Mbvs10240 Mb

Additional details

GeForce RTX 4060GeForce RTX 3080
TDP200 wattsvs320 watts
Release DateUNRELEASEDvs1 Sep 2020

Raw Performance comparison

Pixel Rate

  • GeForce RTX 4060
    169.00 GP/s
  • GeForce RTX 3080
    164.20 GP/s

GigaPixels - higher is better

Texel Rate

  • GeForce RTX 4060
    485.80 GT/s
  • GeForce RTX 3080
    465.10 GT/s

GigaTexels - higher is better

Memory bandwidth

  • GeForce RTX 4060
    288.00 GB/s
  • GeForce RTX 3080
    760.30 GB/s

GB/s - higher is better

Single precision performance

  • GeForce RTX 4060
    31090.00 GFLOPs
  • GeForce RTX 3080
    29770.00 GFLOPs

GFLOPs - higher is better