RTX 3060 Max-Q vs RTX 3050 Ti Mobile

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Games supported 39%
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 Max-Q
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 Max-Q
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  • Interface PCIe 4.0 x16
  • Core clock speed
  • Max video memory 6192 MB
  • Memory type GDDR6
  • Memory clock speed 12 Gbps
  • Maximum resolution
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3050 Ti Mobile
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3050 Ti Mobile
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  • Interface PCIe 4.0 x16
  • Core clock speed 1222
  • Max video memory 4096 MB
  • Memory type GDDR6
  • Memory clock speed 12000
  • Maximum resolution
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Games supported 98%
Graphics card Graphics card NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 Max-Q vs NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3050 Ti Mobile

General info

Comparison of graphics card architecture, market segment, value for money and other general parameters.

Place in performance ratingnot rated101
ArchitectureAmpereAmpere
GPU code nameGN20-E3 GA106GN20-P1
Market segmentLaptopLaptop
Release date4 January 2021 (1 year ago)10 May 2021 (less than a year ago)

Technical specs

General performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core base clock and boost clock speeds, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider their benchmark and gaming test results. Note that power consumption of some graphics cards can well exceed their nominal TDP, especially when overclocked.

Pipelines / CUDA cores38402560
Core clock speedno data1222 MHz
Boost clock speed1283 MHz1485 MHz
Number of transistors13,250 million13,250 million
Manufacturing process technology8 nm8 nm
Thermal design power (TDP)100 Watt75 Watt
Texture fill rate153.8118.8

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on GeForce RTX 3060 Max-Q and GeForce RTX 3050 Ti Mobile compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. For notebook video cards it's notebook size, connection slot and bus, if the video card is inserted into a slot instead of being soldered to the notebook motherboard.

Laptop sizelargelarge
InterfacePCIe 4.0 x16PCIe 4.0 x16
Supplementary power connectorsNoneno data

Memory

Parameters of memory installed: its type, size, bus, clock and resulting bandwidth. Note that GPUs integrated into processors have no dedicated VRAM and use a shared part of system RAM.

Memory typeGDDR6GDDR6
Maximum RAM amount6192 MB4 GB
Memory bus width192 Bit128 Bit
Memory clock speed12 GB/s12000 MHz
Memory bandwidth264.0 GB/s192.0 GB/s
Shared memory--

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on the reviewed GPUs. As a rule, data in this section is precise only for desktop reference ones (so-called Founders Edition for NVIDIA chips). OEM manufacturers may change the number and type of output ports, while for notebook cards availability of certain video outputs ports depends on the laptop model rather than on the card itself.

Display ConnectorsNo outputsNo outputs

API support

APIs supported, including particular versions of those APIs.

DirectX12 Ultimate (12_2)12 Ultimate (12_2)
Shader Model6.56.6
OpenGL4.64.6
OpenCL2.03.0
Vulkan1.21.2
CUDA8.68.6

Advantages and disadvantages


Novelty 4 January 2021 10 May 2021
Memory bus width 192 128
Pipelines / CUDA cores 3840 2560
Memory bandwidth 264 192
Thermal design power (TDP) 100 Watt 75 Watt

Technical City couldn't decide between

NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 Max-Q
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 Max-Q

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NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3050 Ti Mobile
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3050 Ti Mobile

We've got no test results to judge.


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Competitors of GeForce RTX 3060 Max-Q by AMD

It seems that there's no AMD equivalent for GeForce RTX 3060 Max-Q. The nearest candidate is Radeon RX 6700M, however, it's 0% faster and higher by 0 positions in our rating.

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Competitors of GeForce RTX 3050 Ti Mobile by AMD

We believe that the nearest equivalent to GeForce RTX 3050 Ti Mobile from AMD is Radeon RX 6700M, which is slower by 1% and lower by 4 positions in our rating.

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User rating

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