While Nvidia is currently trying to meet the demand for these recently announced RTX 3070, 3080, also 3090 graphics cards, this company is making a new addition to the portfolio today. The long-rumored GeForce RTX 3060 Ti graphics card went official today with the new Ampere architecture and 2nd-gen NVIDIA RTX.
This is the “first part of the RTX 3060 family,” states Nvidia in this official press release. It means that we can expect to see the standard RTX 3060 and possibly an RTX 3060 Super graphics card soon. Now, let’s take a close look at the spec sheet and features:
GeForce RTX 3060 Ti Specifications
The GeForce RTX 3060 Ti looks a lot like the RTX 3070 graphics card. It will offer gamers this trifecta from Nvidia technologies including DLSS, Reflex, also Nvidia Broadcast. You can easily enjoy popular games such as Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War, Watch Dogs: Legion, and the upcoming Cyberpunk 2077 with this card.
In its press release, Nvidia says that the GeForce RTX 3060 Ti is “built on the world’s most powerful PC gaming platform and features ray tracing and DLSS powered by artificial intelligence technology. The RTX 3060 Ti is faster than the previous generation GeForce RTX 2080 SUPER, priced at INR 65,500, and offers an incredible 1080p and 1440p gaming experience. “
GEFORCE RTX 3060 TI IS FASTER THAN THE PREVIOUS GENERATION RTX 2080 SUPER, SAYS NVIDIA.
The RTX 3060 Ti includes 4,864 CUDA cores (more than double this amount of cores in RTX 2080 Super) also only a single 8GB DDR6 VRAM option. This graphics card is said to have a TGP (total graphics power) of 200W and a boost clock of up to 1665 MHz. While the standard variant appears to have a single 8-pin power connector, based on the leaks, the OC variant will have a dual power connector.
You can check out the full spec sheet for the RTX 3060 Ti and how it compares to the RTX 2080 Super right here:
|RTX 2080 Super||RTX 3060 Ti|
|Memory Bandwidth||448 GB/s||448 GB/s|
|RT cores||34 (1st gen)||38 (2st gen)|
|Tensor cores||272 (2nd gen)||152 (3rd gen)|
|TGP||175 watts||200 watts|
|Video Memory||8192MB GDDR6||8192MB GDDR6|
Price and Availability
Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060 Ti is priced from Rs. 35,900 in India. You can purchase the Founder’s Edition from Nvidia and custom plates from companies such as Asus, Zotac, Colorful, EVGA, Gainward, Galaxy, Gigabyte, and others. The RTX 3060 Ti will be on sale from December 2 (that is, tomorrow) in the country.