[FPS Benchmarks] For Honor on NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 (165W) and RTX 3070 (140W) – the bigger GPU is 14% faster

For Honor is still alive and kicking no matter the fact that it’s a 2017 game. It looks okay even for 2021 standards, the gameplay is fun and somehow still unique, and overall, the game isn’t too heavy even on Extreme details.

Still, if you have a 144 Hz display or even better, most of the mid-range GPUs aren’t enough. So, without further ado, let’s see how fast the NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 (165W) and RTX 3070 (140W) are when it comes to For Honor.

Don’t forget to take a look at our Top 100 Best Laptops for For Honor list.


GeForce RTX 3080 and RTX 3070 variants

  GeForce RTX 3080 [165W] GeForce RTX 3070 [140W]
Architecture Ampere Ampere
GPU chip GA104 GA104
Shader units 6144 (+20%) 5120
ROPs 96 96
Base Clock (MHz) 1350 (+22%) 1110
Boost clock (MHz) up to 1710 (+10%) 1560
Memory clock (MHz) 1750 1750
Memory size (MB) 8192 8192
Memory type GDDR6 GDDR6
Memory bus width (bit) 256 256
TGP (Total Graphics Power) 165W (+18%) 140W
DirectX version 12.2 12.2
Technology 8nm 8nm
RTX capabilities Yes  Yes
Release date 01.2021 01.2021
Detailed specs Link Link


Synthetic benchmarks

Results are from the 3DMark: Fire Strike (Graphics) benchmark (higher the score, the better)

Results are from the Unigine Superposition benchmark (higher the score, the better)

Gaming tests and gameplay videos (ext. monitor)

For Honor Full HD, Medium (Check settings) Full HD, High (Check settings) Full HD, Extreme (Check settings)
GeForce RTX 3080 [165W] 267 fps (+15%) 256 fps (+15%) 205 fps (+13%)
GeForce RTX 3070 [140W] 232 fps 223 fps 181 fps


The NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 (165W) is 14% faster on average which is fine but considering the high price of the RTX 3080 (165W)-based laptops, the GeForce RTX 3070 (140W) looks like the smart choice in this comparison. It offers plenty of performance and it’ll save you a lot of money as well.

All laptops equipped with the NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 [165W]

All laptops equipped with the NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 [140W]

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