Not to be outdone by AMD’s announcement of a budget Radeon GPU, NVIDIA today announced that they’ll also be releasing a budget-friendly entry GPU, the RTX 3050, on January 27, 2022. The RTX 3050 will also be based on the current Ampere architecture-based GPU and will bring the performance and efficiency of the architecture to more gamers than ever. Look for the latest ray-traced games at over 60 frames per second. RTX 3050 makes ray tracing.
GeForce RTX 3050 graphics cards come equipped with 2nd generation RT Cores for ray tracing and 3rd gen Tensor Cores for DLSS and AI. For the first time, you can play ray traced games on a 50-class GPU at over 60 FPS. RTX-powered ray tracing and DLSS are the new standard in gaming and the RTX 3050 makes them more accessible than ever. It further comes equipped with 8GB of GDDR6 memory.
The RTX 3050, which comes with 8GB of GDDR6 memory, starts at just $249 and will be available on Jan. 27 from NVIDIA’s worldwide partners.