As it beforehand confirmed, Nvidia companions have launched their GeForce RTX 3060 12GB graphics playing cards with availability at present (if you’re fortunate). Even forward of launch there have been reviews of shops itemizing numerous AIB playing cards with foolish excessive costs – solely ample provides from Nvidia and companions will be capable of put out that specific hearth. Nvidia has tried to dampen non-gamer demand with its effectively marketed ETH mining throttle (50 per cent pace when such mining exercise is detected), it stays to be seen if a smart equilibrium will be met.
Moving alongside to the specs and Nvidia had already made the important thing info identified when it paper-launched the RTX 3060 again at its GeForce RTX: Game On occasion at CES 2021. Those are reproduced above. The important new info at present comes from the flexibility of third events to independently assessment the RTX 3060 how they see match, customers to purchase playing cards, and AIBs to launch all their customized concoctions based mostly upon the GA106 GPU. Remember, there isn’t a Founders Edition of this GPU.
Nvidia appears to love evaluating the brand new RTX 3060 towards the outdated GTX 1060 (it did so at CES too) and this time it highlights that the brand new Ampere mid-ranger “features 10x the ray tracing performance… and double the rasterized performance”.
The ordinary AIBs have dipped their toes within the RTX 3060 gravy. Sadly, there may be nothing notably noteworthy among the many releases – no large passive card for instance, so you possibly can click on by to see their respective product pages and releases about their new merchandise under:
To coincide with the RTX 3060 graphics playing cards being launched, Nvidia has pushed out a sport prepared driver providing help for this new shopper Ampere GPU. There have been fairly just a few modifications launched, together with help for the Outriders demo, in addition to help for Nvidia DLSS in Nioh 2 – The Complete Edition, and Mount & Blade II: Bannerlord, help for Nvidia Reflex on the Rainbow Six Siege Test Server, and it introduces 25 new GeForce Experience one-click Optimal Game Settings (OGS) profiles for the newest video games.