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Gaming Performance Comparison

Recommended System Requirements
Game GeForce RTX 3050 GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB
Cyberpunk 2077 32% 42%
Hitman 3 11% 24%
Assassins Creed: Valhalla 37% 47%
Resident Evil 8 32% 42%
FIFA 21 65% 71%
Grand Theft Auto VI 4% 18%
Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War 39% 49%
The Medium 15% 28%
Genshin Impact 32% 42%
Far Cry 6 1% 16%

In terms of overall gaming performance, the graphical capabilities of the Nvidia GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB are noticeably better than the Nvidia GeForce RTX 3050.

The RTX 2080 has a 150 MHz higher core clock speed and 64 more Texture Mapping Units than the GeForce RTX 3050. This results in the RTX 2080 providing 115 GTexel/s better texturing performance. This still holds weight but shader performance is generally more relevant, particularly since both of these GPUs support at least DirectX 10.

The RTX 2080 has a 150 MHz higher core clock speed and 16 more Render Output Units than the GeForce RTX 3050. This results in the RTX 2080 providing 31.5 GPixel/s better pixeling performance. However, both GPUs support DirectX 9 or above, and pixeling performance is only really relevant when comparing older cards.

The GeForce RTX 3050 was released over a year more recently than the RTX 2080, and so the GeForce RTX 3050 is likely to have better driver support, meaning it will be more optimized for running the latest games when compared to the RTX 2080.

Both GPUs exhibit very powerful performance, so it probably isn't worth upgrading from one to the other, as both are capable of running even the most demanding games at the highest settings.

The RTX 2080 has 4096 MB more video memory than the GeForce RTX 3050, so is likely to be much better at displaying game textures at higher resolutions. This is supported by the fact that the RTX 2080 also has superior memory performance overall.

The RTX 2080 has 112 GB/sec greater memory bandwidth than the GeForce RTX 3050, which means that the memory performance of the RTX 2080 is massively better than the GeForce RTX 3050.

The GeForce RTX 3050 has 1920 Shader Processing Units and the GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB has 2944. However, the actual shader performance of the GeForce RTX 3050 is 3226 and the actual shader performance of the RTX 2080 is 5034. The RTX 2080 having 1808 better shader performance and an altogether better performance when taking into account other relevant data means that the RTX 2080 delivers a massively smoother and more efficient experience when processing graphical data than the GeForce RTX 3050.

The GeForce RTX 3050 transistor size technology is 5 nm (nanometers) smaller than the RTX 2080. This means that the GeForce RTX 3050 is expected to run very slightly cooler and achieve higher clock frequencies than the RTX 2080.

The GeForce RTX 3050 requires 80 Watts to run and the GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB requires 215 Watts. We would recommend a PSU with at least 450 Watts for the GeForce RTX 3050 and a PSU with at least 650 Watts for the RTX 2080. The RTX 2080 requires 135 Watts more than the GeForce RTX 3050 to run. The difference is significant enough that the RTX 2080 may have an adverse affect on your yearly electricity bills in comparison to the GeForce RTX 3050.

Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 21.7 FPS on Microsoft Flight Simulator

Microsoft Flight Simulator

21.7 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 33.4 FPS on Microsoft Flight Simulator

Microsoft Flight Simulator

33.4 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 53.5 FPS on Red Dead Redemption 2

Red Dead Redemption 2

53.5 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 84.4 FPS on Red Dead Redemption 2

Red Dead Redemption 2

84.4 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 53.7 FPS on Watch Dogs Legion

Watch Dogs Legion

53.7 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 56.3 FPS on Assassins Creed: Valhalla

Assassins Creed: Valhalla

56.3 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 56.5 FPS on Cyberpunk 2077

Cyberpunk 2077

56.5 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 73.2 FPS on Cyberpunk 2077

Cyberpunk 2077

73.2 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 57.8 FPS on Control

Control

57.8 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 79.7 FPS on Control

Control

79.7 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 59.1 FPS on Metro: Exodus

Metro: Exodus

59.1 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 73.6 FPS on Metro: Exodus

Metro: Exodus

73.6 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 61.2 FPS on Horizon: Zero Dawn

Horizon: Zero Dawn

61.2 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 61.5 FPS on Assassins Creed: Odyssey

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

61.5 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 87.7 FPS on Assassins Creed: Odyssey

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

87.7 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 64.8 FPS on Marvel's Avengers

Marvel's Avengers

64.8 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 67.8 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

67.8 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 74.1 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

74.1 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 69.3 FPS on Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3

69.3 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 81.8 FPS on Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3

81.8 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 70.1 FPS on Total War: Three Kingdoms

Total War: Three Kingdoms

70.1 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 82.6 FPS on Total War: Three Kingdoms

Total War: Three Kingdoms

82.6 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 71.5 FPS on Gears Tactics

Gears Tactics

71.5 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 72.4 FPS on Death Stranding

Death Stranding

72.4 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 77.4 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

77.4 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 116.2 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

116.2 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 78.4 FPS on Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

78.4 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 82.6 FPS on Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

82.6 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 80.7 FPS on The Division 2

The Division 2

80.7 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 110.5 FPS on The Division 2

The Division 2

110.5 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 83.5 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

83.5 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 100.6 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

100.6 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 84.9 FPS on Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4

84.9 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 104.5 FPS on Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4

104.5 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 85.1 FPS on PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

85.1 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 119.6 FPS on PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

119.6 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 85.3 FPS on Final Fantasy XV

Final Fantasy XV

85.3 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 88.6 FPS on Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V

88.6 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 133.2 FPS on Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V

133.2 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 88.9 FPS on Gears 5

Gears 5

88.9 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 94.7 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

94.7 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 127 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

127 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 95.1 FPS on Hitman 2 (2018)

Hitman 2 (2018)

95.1 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 95.3 FPS on The Outer Worlds

The Outer Worlds

95.3 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 96.5 FPS on Middle-earth: Shadow of War

Middle-earth: Shadow of War

96.5 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 135.8 FPS on Middle-earth: Shadow of War

Middle-earth: Shadow of War

135.8 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 96.7 FPS on Forza Horizon 4

Forza Horizon 4

96.7 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 119.4 FPS on Forza Horizon 4

Forza Horizon 4

119.4 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 97.8 FPS on Total War: Warhammer 2

Total War: Warhammer 2

97.8 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 112 FPS on Total War: Warhammer 2

Total War: Warhammer 2

112 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 98.9 FPS on Assassins Creed: Unity

Assassins Creed: Unity

98.9 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 125.8 FPS on Assassins Creed: Unity

Assassins Creed: Unity

125.8 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 99.8 FPS on Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

99.8 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 153.2 FPS on Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

153.2 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 103.1 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

103.1 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 123.7 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

123.7 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 103.6 FPS on Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order

Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order

103.6 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 106.3 FPS on Doom Eternal

Doom Eternal

106.3 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 106.5 FPS on Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord

Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord

106.5 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 125.6 FPS on Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord

Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord

125.6 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 107.9 FPS on F1 2019

F1 2019

107.9 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 134.1 FPS on F1 2019

F1 2019

134.1 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 110 FPS on Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry: New Dawn

110 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 129.7 FPS on Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry: New Dawn

129.7 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 113.7 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

113.7 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 140 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

140 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 127.5 FPS on Crysis 3

Crysis 3

127.5 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 173.3 FPS on Crysis 3

Crysis 3

173.3 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 152.4 FPS on Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1

152.4 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 119.6 FPS on Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1

119.6 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 171.9 FPS on Wolfenstein: Youngblood

Wolfenstein: Youngblood

171.9 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 200+ FPS on Wolfenstein: Youngblood

Wolfenstein: Youngblood

200+ FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 179.3 FPS on Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

179.3 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 184.3 FPS on Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

184.3 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 15.9 FPS on Cyberpunk 2077

Cyberpunk 2077

15.9 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 24.6 FPS on Cyberpunk 2077

Cyberpunk 2077

24.6 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 17.1 FPS on Control

Control

17.1 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 24.5 FPS on Control

Control

24.5 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 19.5 FPS on Microsoft Flight Simulator

Microsoft Flight Simulator

19.5 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 23 FPS on Microsoft Flight Simulator

Microsoft Flight Simulator

23 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 20.8 FPS on Marvel's Avengers

Marvel's Avengers

20.8 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 21.8 FPS on The Division 2

The Division 2

21.8 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 40.8 FPS on The Division 2

The Division 2

40.8 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 22.4 FPS on Watch Dogs Legion

Watch Dogs Legion

22.4 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 23.5 FPS on Total War: Three Kingdoms

Total War: Three Kingdoms

23.5 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 27.8 FPS on Total War: Three Kingdoms

Total War: Three Kingdoms

27.8 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 25.3 FPS on Assassins Creed: Valhalla

Assassins Creed: Valhalla

25.3 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 33.2 FPS on Assassins Creed: Valhalla

Assassins Creed: Valhalla

33.2 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 25.5 FPS on Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3

25.5 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 30.3 FPS on Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3

30.3 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 26.5 FPS on Red Dead Redemption 2

Red Dead Redemption 2

26.5 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 40 FPS on Red Dead Redemption 2

Red Dead Redemption 2

40 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 26.7 FPS on Gears 5

Gears 5

26.7 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 27 FPS on Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

27 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 39.4 FPS on Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

39.4 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 27.1 FPS on The Outer Worlds

The Outer Worlds

27.1 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 28 FPS on Metro: Exodus

Metro: Exodus

28 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 35.6 FPS on Metro: Exodus

Metro: Exodus

35.6 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 29.5 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

29.5 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 42.2 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

42.2 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 29.5 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

29.5 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 39.4 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

39.4 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 29.9 FPS on Assassins Creed: Odyssey

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

29.9 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 47.6 FPS on Assassins Creed: Odyssey

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

47.6 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 31.1 FPS on Gears Tactics

Gears Tactics

31.1 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 31.8 FPS on Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V

31.8 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 49.4 FPS on Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V

49.4 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 33.1 FPS on Final Fantasy XV

Final Fantasy XV

33.1 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 40.2 FPS on Final Fantasy XV

Final Fantasy XV

40.2 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 33.7 FPS on Death Stranding

Death Stranding

33.7 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 34.1 FPS on Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4

34.1 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 44.8 FPS on Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4

44.8 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 34.2 FPS on Horizon: Zero Dawn

Horizon: Zero Dawn

34.2 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 34.6 FPS on Middle-earth: Shadow of War

Middle-earth: Shadow of War

34.6 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 69.1 FPS on Middle-earth: Shadow of War

Middle-earth: Shadow of War

69.1 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 35.4 FPS on Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order

Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order

35.4 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 35.6 FPS on Hitman 2 (2018)

Hitman 2 (2018)

35.6 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 46.7 FPS on Hitman 2 (2018)

Hitman 2 (2018)

46.7 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 36 FPS on Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

36 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 86.1 FPS on Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

86.1 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 36.7 FPS on Assassins Creed: Unity

Assassins Creed: Unity

36.7 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 47.7 FPS on Assassins Creed: Unity

Assassins Creed: Unity

47.7 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 38.7 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

38.7 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 51.9 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

51.9 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 38.9 FPS on Total War: Warhammer 2

Total War: Warhammer 2

38.9 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 40 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

40 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 71.1 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

71.1 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 42.7 FPS on Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord

Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord

42.7 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 50.3 FPS on Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord

Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord

50.3 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 43.8 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

43.8 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 59.3 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

59.3 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 45.8 FPS on Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry: New Dawn

45.8 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 60.2 FPS on Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry: New Dawn

60.2 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 46.9 FPS on Crysis 3

Crysis 3

46.9 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 60.2 FPS on Crysis 3

Crysis 3

60.2 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 46.9 FPS on F1 2019

F1 2019

46.9 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 59.5 FPS on F1 2019

F1 2019

59.5 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 47.4 FPS on PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

47.4 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 56.4 FPS on PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

56.4 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 50.6 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

50.6 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 66.4 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

66.4 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 53.2 FPS on Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

53.2 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 73.9 FPS on Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

73.9 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 57.9 FPS on Wolfenstein: Youngblood

Wolfenstein: Youngblood

57.9 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 84.1 FPS on Wolfenstein: Youngblood

Wolfenstein: Youngblood

84.1 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 58 FPS on Doom Eternal

Doom Eternal

58 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 58.6 FPS on Forza Horizon 4

Forza Horizon 4

58.6 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 59.7 FPS on Forza Horizon 4

Forza Horizon 4

59.7 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 67.2 FPS on Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1

67.2 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 75.5 FPS on Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1

75.5 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 21.2 FPS on Microsoft Flight Simulator

Microsoft Flight Simulator

21.2 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 28.6 FPS on Microsoft Flight Simulator

Microsoft Flight Simulator

28.6 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 34.2 FPS on Cyberpunk 2077

Cyberpunk 2077

34.2 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 48.3 FPS on Cyberpunk 2077

Cyberpunk 2077

48.3 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 36.5 FPS on Control

Control

36.5 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 55.5 FPS on Control

Control

55.5 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 38 FPS on Watch Dogs Legion

Watch Dogs Legion

38 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 42.3 FPS on Red Dead Redemption 2

Red Dead Redemption 2

42.3 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 64.4 FPS on Red Dead Redemption 2

Red Dead Redemption 2

64.4 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 44 FPS on Assassins Creed: Valhalla

Assassins Creed: Valhalla

44 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 54.4 FPS on Assassins Creed: Valhalla

Assassins Creed: Valhalla

54.4 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 44.3 FPS on Marvel's Avengers

Marvel's Avengers

44.3 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 46.3 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

46.3 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 60.9 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

60.9 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 47.1 FPS on Total War: Three Kingdoms

Total War: Three Kingdoms

47.1 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 55.5 FPS on Total War: Three Kingdoms

Total War: Three Kingdoms

55.5 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 47.4 FPS on Metro: Exodus

Metro: Exodus

47.4 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 55.9 FPS on Metro: Exodus

Metro: Exodus

55.9 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 48.5 FPS on Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

48.5 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 57.1 FPS on Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

57.1 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 48.9 FPS on Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3

48.9 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 57.6 FPS on Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3

57.6 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 49.7 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

49.7 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 79.3 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

79.3 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 52.9 FPS on Horizon: Zero Dawn

Horizon: Zero Dawn

52.9 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 55.2 FPS on Middle-earth: Shadow of War

Middle-earth: Shadow of War

55.2 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 100.7 FPS on Middle-earth: Shadow of War

Middle-earth: Shadow of War

100.7 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 55.9 FPS on Final Fantasy XV

Final Fantasy XV

55.9 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 57.6 FPS on Total War: Warhammer 2

Total War: Warhammer 2

57.6 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 58.9 FPS on Gears 5

Gears 5

58.9 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 60.1 FPS on Assassins Creed: Unity

Assassins Creed: Unity

60.1 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 87.2 FPS on Assassins Creed: Unity

Assassins Creed: Unity

87.2 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 61.2 FPS on Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4

61.2 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 71.2 FPS on Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4

71.2 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 61.2 FPS on Gears Tactics

Gears Tactics

61.2 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 63 FPS on The Outer Worlds

The Outer Worlds

63 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 63.9 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

63.9 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 64 FPS on Assassins Creed: Odyssey

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

64 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 71 FPS on Assassins Creed: Odyssey

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

71 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 65.7 FPS on The Division 2

The Division 2

65.7 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 74.2 FPS on The Division 2

The Division 2

74.2 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 68.2 FPS on Hitman 2 (2018)

Hitman 2 (2018)

68.2 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 96.3 FPS on Hitman 2 (2018)

Hitman 2 (2018)

96.3 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 69.6 FPS on Death Stranding

Death Stranding

69.6 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 71.5 FPS on Crysis 3

Crysis 3

71.5 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 109.5 FPS on Crysis 3

Crysis 3

109.5 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 72.6 FPS on Forza Horizon 4

Forza Horizon 4

72.6 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 90.6 FPS on Forza Horizon 4

Forza Horizon 4

90.6 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 73 FPS on Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order

Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order

73 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 73.1 FPS on Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord

Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord

73.1 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 86.1 FPS on Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord

Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord

86.1 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 74.9 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

74.9 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 88.3 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

88.3 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 76.3 FPS on F1 2019

F1 2019

76.3 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 98.3 FPS on F1 2019

F1 2019

98.3 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 80.1 FPS on Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V

80.1 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 94.2 FPS on Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V

94.2 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 80.7 FPS on Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry: New Dawn

80.7 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 102.1 FPS on Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry: New Dawn

102.1 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 83.2 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

83.2 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 100 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

100 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 89.7 FPS on Doom Eternal

Doom Eternal

89.7 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 94.1 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

94.1 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 87.6 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

87.6 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 101.3 FPS on Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

101.3 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 130.7 FPS on Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

130.7 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 108.2 FPS on Wolfenstein: Youngblood

Wolfenstein: Youngblood

108.2 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 147.8 FPS on Wolfenstein: Youngblood

Wolfenstein: Youngblood

147.8 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 112.3 FPS on Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

112.3 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 108.5 FPS on Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

108.5 FPS

GeForce RTX 3050 gets 114 FPS on Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1

114 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB gets 106.5 FPS on Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1

106.5 FPS

GPU Architecture

Core Speed1365 MHzvs1515 MHz
Boost Clock1680 MHzvs1710 MHz
ArchitectureAmpere GA107Turing TU104-400A-A1
OC Potential - vs -
Driver Support - vs -
Release Date30 Sep 2020vs20 Sep 2018
GPU LinkGD LinkGD Link
Approved
Comparison

Resolution Performance

1366x768
10
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10
1600x900
10
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10
1920x1080
10
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10
2560x1440
9.6
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10
3840x2160
7.5
vs green tick
8

GPU Memory

Memory4096 MBvs8192 MB
Memory Speed1750 MHzvs1750 MHz
Memory Bus192 Bitvs256 Bit
Memory TypeGDDR6vsGDDR6
Memory Bandwidth336GB/secvs448GB/sec
L2 Cache 0 KB green tick vs green tick 0 KB
Delta Color Compression no vs no
Memory Performance 0% green tick vs green tick 0%
Comparison

GPU Display

Shader Processing Units1920vs2944
Actual Shader Performance100%vs100%
Technology7nmvs12nm
Texture Mapping Units120vs184
Texture Rate163.8 GTexel/svs278.8 GTexel/s
Render Output Units48vs64
Pixel Rate65.5 GPixel/svs97 GPixel/s
Comparison

GPU Outputs

Max Digital Resolution (WxH)7680x4320vs7680x4320
VGA Connections0vs0
DVI Connections0vs0
HDMI Connections1vs1
DisplayPort Connections3vs3
Comparison

GPU Power Requirements

Max Power80 Wattsvs215 Watts
Recommended PSU450 Wattsvs650 Watts

GPU Features

DirectX12.1vs12.1
Shader Model-vs6.1
Open GL-vs4.6
Open CL-vs-
Notebook GPUnono
SLI/Crossfirenovsno
Dedicatedyesvsyes
Comparison

GPU Supporting Hardware

Recommended ProcessorIntel Core i7-9700K 8-Core 3.6GHzvsIntel Core i7-8700K 6-Core 3.7GHz
Recommended RAM16 GBvs16 GB
Maximum Recommended Gaming Resolution2560x1440vs3840x2160

Gaming Performance Value

Performance Value

GPU Mini Review

Mini ReviewOverview GeForce RTX 3050 is an entry level GeForce 30 Series graphics card and considered a great price to performance graphics card based on the Ampere architecture. Architecture The Ampere architecture represents a process shrink down to 7nm compared to 12nm Turing. The Ampere architecture provides the world's next consumer support for real-time ray-tracing technology, or RTX. The GeForce RTX 3050 does support real-time ray-tracing and excels at 1080p screen resolution. GPU It equips an Ampere GPU codenamed GA107 which has 1920 Shader Processing Units, 120 TMUs and 47 ROPs. The central unit runs at 1365 MHz and goes up to 1680 MHz, in Boost mode. Memory The GPU accesses a 4GB frame buffer of first-gen GDDR6 memory through a 192-bit memory interface, while the Memory clock operates at 1750MHz, or 14GHz effective. Power Consumption With a rated board TDP of 80W, it requires at least a 450W PSU with an 8-pin power connector. System Suggestions GeForce RTX 3050 is best suited for resolutions up to and including 2560x1440. We recommend a mid-range Processor and at least 16GB of RAM for optimal performance.Overview The GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Blower 8GB is a High-End Graphics Card based on the Turing Architecture and is suitable for 1440p or 4K gaming. This is a dual-slot graphics card with a basic blower fan design. This video card has poor overclocking potential. Architecture It equips a Turing GPU Codenamed TU104. More specifically, it uses the TU104-400-A1 variant which means factor overclocks are not permitted. This is a First Gen Turing GPU and has 20 SM activated, offering 2944 Shader Processing Units, 184 TMUs, and 64 ROPs. The Turing architecture provides the world's first consumer support for real-time ray-tracing (RTX) technology. It also has 368 Tensor Cores for AI purposes. GPU The central unit runs at 1515MHz and goes up to 1710MHz in Turbo Mode, the same as the reference specs and 5% slower clock speeds than the Founders Edition. Memory The GPU accesses an 8GB frame buffer of Second Gen GDDR6 through a 256-bit memory interface, while the Memory Clock Operates at 1750MHz, or 14GHz effective. Total memory bandwidth is 448 Gb/s. Power Consumption With a rated board TDP of 215W, it requires at least a 650W PSU with available 8-pin + 6-pin power connector. Performance The performance of the GeForce RTX 2080 is slightly faster than the GTX 1080 Ti, making it a suitable graphics card for 4K gaming. System Suggestions GeForce RTX 2080 Gainward Phoenix 8GB is best suited for resolutions up to and including 3840x2160. We recommend a High-End Processor and 16GB of RAM for Optimal Performance.
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