And the time has come. NVIDIA has lifted the embargo for the NVIDIA GeForce RTX3080, and the first third-party gaming benchmarks have appeared for it. As we can see, this new Ampere GPU is faster by around 30% than the RTX2080Ti by on average.
Going into more details, HardwareUnboxed reports that the RTX3080 is faster by 43% than the RTX2080Ti in Horizon Zero Dawn. Moreover, the new Ampere GPU is faster by only 24% in Gears 5.
TechPowerUp claims that the RTX3080 is 24% faster in The Witcher 3 in 4K. In Project CARS 3, the RTX3080 is faster by only 18% than the RTX2080Ti. And in Red Dead Redemption 2, NVIDIA’s latest GPU is faster by 27% than the NVIDIA GeForce RTX2080Ti.
Guru3D reports that the RTX3080 is 39% faster than the RTX2080Ti in Battlefield 5. Additionally, the RTX3080 is said to be 18% faster in Far Cry: New Dawn.
Tomshardware reports that the RTX3080 is 26% faster than the RTX2080Ti in Tom Clancy’s The Division 2. Moreover, the RTX3080 is 23% faster than the RTX2080Ti in Forza Horizon 4.
But what about some RTX benchmarks? DigitalFoundry reports that the new Ampere GPU is 43% faster than the RTX2080Ti in CONTROL. Furthermore, the RTX3080 is 29% faster in Metro Exodus and 47% faster in Quake 2 RTX than the RTX2080Ti.