Average Bench: 226% (1st of 665)

Based on 52,628 user benchmarks.  Device: 10DE 2204 Model: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3090

The RTX 3090 is Nvidia’s 3000 series flagship. It takes the crown as the fastest consumer graphics card money can buy. Nvidia’s new Ampere architecture, which supersedes Turing, offers both improved power efficiency and performance. The 3090 features 10,496 CUDA cores and 328 Tensor cores, it has a base clock of 1.4 GHz boosting to 1.7 GHz, 24 GB of memory and a power draw of 350 W. The 3090 offers more than double the memory and beats the previous generation’s flagship RTX 2080 Ti significantly in terms of effective speed. That said, the 3090 also comes with a hefty $1,500 price tag. Professional users, such as game developers, that can make use of 24 GB of memory, may find value in the 3090. Regular users should be wary of the hype around 8k gaming. High end gamers ought to consider the 3080 which offers comparable gaming performance for less than half the money. In terms of real world performance, Nvidia’s 3000 series has more or less put AMD’s Radeon group in checkmate. Nonetheless, AMD’s marketers are capable of delivering elaborate BS albeit whilst struggling to keep a straight face. Their marketing infrastructure outsold Intel in the CPU market despite a 15% performance deficit. Without an appropriate social media marketing strategy, Nvidia will probably lose considerable market share, for all the wrong reasons. [Sep '20 GPUPro]

Outstanding average bench

The Nvidia RTX 3090 averaged 126.2% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Nvidia RTX 3090 near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat) 298fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 246fps

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Nvidia RTX 3090 is 97.2%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Nvidia RTX 3090 performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot) 286fps
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones) 316fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 52,628 samples)
Min Avg Max
211 Lighting 298 343
223 Reflection 286 341
236 Parallax 316 363
241% 300 fps
Min Avg Max
237 MRender 337 372
181 Gravity 246 272
151 Splatting 179 196
209% 254 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
MSI(1462 3882) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2130 MHz, MLim: 4875 MHz, Ram: 24GB, Driver: 466.63
Lighting 356
Reflection 308
Parallax 392
288% 352 fps
MRender 381
Gravity 275
Splatting 197
234% 284 fps
Zotac(19DA 1613) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2250 MHz, MLim: 5011 MHz, Ram: 24GB, Driver: 466.47
Lighting 291
Reflection 284
Parallax 321
235% 299 fps
MRender 324
Gravity 252
Splatting 182
212% 253 fps
Asus(1043 87AF) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2130 MHz, MLim: 4875 MHz, Ram: 24GB, Driver: 466.77
Lighting 218
Reflection 276
Parallax 210
176% 235 fps
MRender 225
Gravity 177
Splatting 133
148% 178 fps
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 43,733,299 GPUs tested.

 Popular Cards

Based on statistics from 52,628 user benchmarks.

Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price (MSRP ≈ $1500 @ launch in Sep '20)
Nvidia(10DE 147D) 21% 226% ± 25%
EVGA(3842 3982) 9% 234% ± 29%
Asus(1043 87AF) 7% 233% ± 26%
Asus(1043 87B3) 6% 218% ± 29%
MSI(1462 3884) 6% 230% ± 28%
Zotac(19DA 1613) 5% 220% ± 20%
EVGA(3842 3987) 5% 222% ± 32%
Gigabyte(1458 4043) 5% 221% ± 22%
MSI(1462 3882) 4% 231% ± 29%
Nvidia(10DE 1454) 3% 234% ± 20%
PNY(196E 136A) 2% 228% ± 16%
MSI(1462 3881) 2% 224% ± 8%
Gigabyte(1458 4044) 2% 215% ± 36%
EVGA(3842 3975) 2% 227% ± 8%
HP(103C 88D5) 2% 240% ± 3%
Asus(1043 87D9) 2% 224% ± 45%
EVGA(3842 3998) 2% 255% ± 5%
Gigabyte(1458 4041) 2% 183% ± 49%
Palit(1569 F278) 2% 234% ± 19%
Gainward(10B0 2204) 1% 217% ± 22%
Dell(1028 3880) 1% 205% ± 54%
EVGA(3842 3978) 1% 240% ± 3%
Palit(1569 2204) 1% 212% ± 5%
Gigabyte(1458 4042) 1% 195% ± 41%
Zotac(19DA 1619) 1% 235% ± 2%
Gigabyte(1458 403A) 1% 245% ± 3%
Asus(1043 87D5) 1% 240% ± 1%
Asus(1043 87C5) 1% 207% ± 13%
Gigabyte(1458 403B) 1% 242% ± 1%
Asus(1043 87C0) 1% 239% ± 15%
Asus(1043 87B5) 0% 223% ± 0%
EVGA(3842 3988) 0% 268% ± 0%
Gainward(10B0 F279) 0% 249% ± 0%
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Desktop 95%
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Workstation
Workstation 228%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte X570 AORUS MASTER - $350

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 Comments

Added 9 months ago.

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48 mins ago.

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Upgrading from a 2080 Ti I went from good to insane 4K gaming performance. The 2080 Ti's framerates in 1440p are the same if not worse than those of the 3090 in 4K. The card is very stiff core overclocker, as I can barely squeeze out a 10% OC while the 2080 Ti easily did 15%; the memory OC's like crazy on this card though. —Feb '21


Liked

1 day ago.

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EVGA RTX 3090 FTW3 UKTRA with OC BIOS 500W power limit. Using three separate PCIe cables. No crashes in Cyberpunk 2077 1.06: 60 FPS 1440p RT_Ultra DLSS_QUALITY—Jan '21


Good

14 days ago.

It is really good but a bit expensive


Good

27 days ago.

Impecable performance but the value tho... Still prefer to pay to get the software goodies


Liked

27 days ago.

Comment 

Really good card. Would have bought the 3080ti but it was postponed indefinitely so i went for the 3090 when i saw some in stock. Really good GPU, the 24gb of VRAM is definitely excessive for gaming, this is only a price issue though. And most likely the 3080ti won't be cheap. Superior performance in every way, the only negatives are price and heat production, my pc now works as a radiator when gaming. Upgraded from a 2080 super and the difference is night and day even with that card being very good. This card isn't for value-oriented buyers unless you do some super GPU intensive work, it's for getting maximum performance regardless of price.—Feb '21


Good

19 days ago.

too expensive, cost efficient not worth it.


Good

2 days ago.

Amazing! Very expensive, but amazing!


Good

9 months ago.


Terrible

20 days ago.

This is the kind of gpu that NVIDIA always uses to test the pricing waters... 2080ti... look it sold even at 1200$... ok lets now try... 1500$ and all cards +100$ over average... it sold too ok... RTX 4095 1600$ lets try that price now...


Excellent

1 month ago.

it runs much better and fells smoother


Excellent

28 days ago.

It's expensive as you want. I know it's very strong and fast. It's all fun and games until someone flexes with their RTX 3090 setup and make fun of us lesser fortunate people.


Excellent

1 month ago.

Pretty decent card if you ask me xD


Excellent

8 months ago.

Now is there a CPU to do 60fps for MFS2020 on 4k max settings???


Excellent

7 months ago.

Unreasonably expensive, but I can comfortably run anything on maximum settings on a 1440p Ultrawide with over 100 FPS


Excellent

1 month ago.

Best gaming GPU


Excellent

8 months ago.

Best GPU as of 2020


Excellent

6 months ago.

If money is a consideration then why comment? I bought the card not for the value purley because I wanted it not to influence others opinions. Why buy a Aston Martin when its a car like a Skoda? Great card glad I managed to get one does all I wanted it for NVIDIA FE version.At no point did I considered AMD no DLSS is the issue for me as my old card played every old gen game but will struggle with future games at high FPS. 3080 TI will suit probably everyone at a big discount on this but I for one still would always have bought this. For people who will laugh and say teaches them for buying a way overpriced 3090 its not overpriced if I consider buying it :) Even if it dropped $200 still meaningless at point of sale I was happy end of. IMO if you have the money buy it assuming you can in this pathetic climate.


Excellent

8 months ago.

Incredible card. To the person with an i7-10700K and a 3090 who keeps running UB over and over again with XMP not enabled and Windows installed on their HDD instead of their SSD though, just, how? How do you have a 3090 while simultaneously being the kind of person to make both of those ultra-amateur mistakes at the same time?


Excellent

9 months ago.

dammm!!!! this beast is gonna be mine!


Poor

8 months ago.

Why is this necessary? Oh wait... I forgot all the 8k monitors out there looking for a GPU to drive them.


Terrible

4 months ago.

Bad :( jk LOL cant afford :(


Good

8 months ago.

This generations 2080ti is a 3090. It also happens to be this generations titan card. Its 100% a premium card just how like last gens 2080ti was a premium card. The price to performance ratio of both of them compared to there own respect 2080/3080 cards is terrible, but it is BiS this generation.


Excellent

8 months ago.

Perfect for content creation.


Excellent

4 months ago.

complete overkill in every way


Terrible

22 days ago.

TOO EXPENSIVE PRICE. because of miners.


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