NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 Ti vs NVIDIA RTX A4000

Compare NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 Ti 12 GB vs NVIDIA RTX A4000 16 GB, specs and GPU benchmark score. Which is the better graphics card for the money?

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Benchmark Score

Overall Score

General gaming and workstation score

117 %
62% significantly better overall score
72 %

Flux Core frame rate

Volumetric ray casting test, a computationally expensive method of rendering high-quality scenes

278 FPS
103 FPS significantly higher Flux Core frame rate
175 FPS

Electron frame rate

Randomly generated noise sphere test

151 FPS
63 FPS significantly higher Electron frame rate
88 FPS

City frame rate

Procedurally generated city scene with voxel rendering

207 FPS
86 FPS significantly higher City frame rate
121 FPS

Clouds frame rate

Real-time noise calculation and ray marching test

119 FPS
52 FPS significantly higher Clouds frame rate
67 FPS

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Other Benchmarks

Geekbench (CUDA) score

Geekbench (CUDA) score

CUDA compute benchmark

89% significantly higher Geekbench (CUDA) score
Geekbench (OpenCL) score

Geekbench (OpenCL) score

OpenCL compute benchmark

80% significantly higher Geekbench (OpenCL) score
Geekbench (Vulkan) score

Geekbench (Vulkan) score

Vulkan compute benchmark

58% significantly higher Geekbench (Vulkan) score
3DMark Graphics score

3DMark Graphics score

High-end graphics benchmark

78% significantly higher 3DMark Graphics score


Core Clock Speed

Nominal chip frequency

1370 MHz
86% significantly higher core clock speed
735 MHz

Boost Clock Speed

Higher turbo frequency when power conditions are met

1665 MHz
6% slightly higher boost clock speed
1560 MHz


Onboard memory size for textures and vertices

12 GiB
16 GiB
33% slightly more memory

Memory Bus Width

Number of parallel lines to the memory chips

384 Bit
49% significantly larger memory bus width
256 Bit

Memory Bandwidth

Data transfer speed between GPU core and memory

912.4 GB/s
103% significantly higher memory bandwidth
448 GB/s


Thermal Design Power: Measure of heat generated by the GPU

350 W
140 W
150% significantly lower TDP

Pixel Rate

Number of pixels that can be rendered per second

186.5 Gigapixels/s
24% slightly higher pixel rate
149.8 Gigapixels/s

Texture Rate

Number of textured pixels that can be rendered per second

532.8 Gigatexels/s
77% significantly higher texture rate
299.5 Gigatexels/s

Floating Point Performance

Raw number of floating point operations per second

77% significantly better floating point performance
19.17 TFLOPS

Shading Units

Number of processors dedicated to shader processing

66% significantly more shading units

Texture Mapping Units

Number of processors dedicated to applying textures

66% significantly more texture mapping units

Render Output Processors

Number of processors dedicated to final pixel rendering

16% slightly more render output processors

Other details


Ranking in the hardwareDB database

10th of 531
20th of 531

Release date

The official date of release of this chip

May 2021
April 2021

Memory Type

The type of memory used by this chip


DirectX Support

Maximum version of DirectX supported


OpenGL Support

Maximum version of OpenGL supported


GeForce RTX 3080 Ti vs RTX A4000 specs and performance

For gaming, the GeForce RTX 3080 Ti graphics card is better than the RTX A4000 in our tests.

In our comparison, the GeForce RTX 3080 Ti has a significantly higher core clock speed. This is the frequency at which the graphics core is running at. While not necessarily an indicator of overall performance, this metric can be useful when comparing two GPUs based on the same architecture. In addition, the GeForce RTX 3080 Ti also has a slightly higher boost clock speed: the maximum frequency the chip can reach if power delivery and thermals allow.

Next up, in terms of GPU memory, the RTX A4000 has slightly more memory with 16 GiB of memory compared to 12 GiB. Lots of memory is good when playing at high resolutions or with many monitors.

In addition, the RTX A4000 has a significantly lower TDP at 140 W when compared to the GeForce RTX 3080 Ti at 350 W. This is not a measure of performance, but rather the amount of heat generated by the chip when running at its highest speed.

In terms of raw gaming performance in our GPU benchmark, the GeForce RTX 3080 Ti is better than the RTX A4000.


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