[FPS Benchmarks] Warframe on NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 (130W) and RTX 3060 (130W) – RTX 3080 is 31% faster on Ultra quality

Warframe is а popular title that is free-to-play as well. This means you can download it via Steam and start playing it right away. Warframe gameplay features some RPG elements and a lot of battles in different locations.

The visual representation is okay – it’s not super eye-candy, but for a free game the picture quality is fine. In addition, the game is light and you can play it on Low settings with some modern iGPUs like the AMD Radeon RX Vega 5.

However, if you want to see a lot more FPS on your high refresh rate display, a powerful GPU is a good idea. For this comparison, we’re going to examine the performance of the GeForce RTX 3080 (130W) and RTX 3060 (130W).

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

Contents


GeForce RTX 3080 and RTX 3060 variants

  GeForce RTX 3080 [130W] GeForce RTX 3060 [130W]
Architecture Ampere Ampere
GPU chip GA104 GA106
Shader units 6144 (+60%) 3840
ROPs 96 (+100%) 48
Base Clock (MHz) up to 1185 1387 (+17%)
Boost clock (MHz) up to 1605 1702 (+6%)
Memory clock (MHz) 1750 1750
Memory size (MB) 8192 (+33%) 6144
Memory type GDDR6 GDDR6
Memory bus width (bit) 256 (+33%) 192
TGP (Total Graphics Power) 130W 130W
DirectX version 12.1 12.1
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)

 

Warframe Full HD, Low (Check settings) Full HD, High (Check settings)
GeForce RTX 3080 [130W] 472 fps 414 fps (+31%)
GeForce RTX 3060 [130W] 516 fps (+9%) 315 fps





Verdict

On Low, the smaller GPU has the upper hand but both are close to the 500 FPS mark so it’s not a big deal. On High, the bigger GPU is 31% faster but given the price of this thing, the GeForce RTX 3060 (130W) with its 315 FPS on High looks like a great deal for the money.

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

All laptops equipped with the NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 [130W]

All laptops equipped with the NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 [130W]

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