MSI announces GeForce RTX 3060 series

Published: 13th Jan 2021, 08:36 GMT   Comments

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MSI Reveals the New GeForce RTX 3060 Series Graphics Cards

[Taipei, Taiwan] As a leading brand in True Gaming hardware, MSI is proud to announce a new graphics card line-up based on the NVIDIA GeForce RTX™ 3060 GPU, uniting the latest in graphics technology, high-performance circuit board design, and advanced cooling.

With its efficient, high-performance architecture and the second generation of NVIDIA RTX™, the GeForce RTX™ 3060 brings amazing hardware ray-tracing capabilities and support for NVIDIA DLSS and other technologies, and is priced starting at $329.

Like all RTX 30 Series GPUs, the RTX 3060 supports the trifecta of GeForce gaming innovations: NVIDIA DLSS, NVIDIA Reflex and NVIDIA Broadcast, which accelerate performance and enhance image quality. Together with real-time ray tracing, these technologies are the foundation of the GeForce gaming platform, which brings unparalleled performance and features to games and gamers everywhere.

GAMING TRIO Series

Leading the updated GAMING TRIO series with GeForce RTX 3060 is the new TORX Fan 4.0 design with pairs of fan blades bound together with an outer link, forming a rim that focuses airflow into the updated TRI FROZR 2 cooling system. Mystic Light elevates the graphics card’s appearance, illuminating color in synchrony with the other PC components through Mystic Light Sync and Ambient Link, controlled within the Dragon Center software utility. GAMING TRIO has been refreshed with a new look while maintaining the same great balance between performance, cooling, and low-noise that gamers have come to trust.


 
MSI RTX 3060 12GB GAMING X TRIO
Specs provided by VideoCardz.NET Database
GPU : GA106-300 Base Clock : 1320 MHz
Cores : 3584 Boost Clock : 1852 MHz (+4.2%)
TMUs : 112 Memory Clock : 15 Gbps
ROPs : 48 Memory : 12 GB GDDR6 192b

GAMING series

MSI also brings the GAMING series with the iconic TWIN FROZR 8 thermal design to GeForce RTX 3060. Compared to the previous generation, the dual fan design has been improved with TORX FAN 4.0, with fan blade pairs bound together with an outer link to focus airflow into the TWIN FROZR 8 cooling system. The heatsink features advanced aero- and thermodynamic technologies for efficient heat dissipation, lowering temperatures and maintaining high performance. A new look emphasizes the dazzling Mystic Light RGB infused into the card. Easily control and synchronize LED-lit components with the upgraded MSI Dragon Center software.


 
MSI RTX 3060 12GB GAMING X
Specs provided by VideoCardz.NET Database
GPU : GA106-300 Base Clock : 1320 MHz
Cores : 3584 Boost Clock : 1837 MHz (+3.4%)
TMUs : 112 Memory Clock : 15 Gbps
ROPs : 48 Memory : 12 GB GDDR6 192b

VENTUS Series

The VENTUS series comes to GeForce RTX 3060, now enhanced with MSI’s acclaimed TORX FAN 3.0., and available in triple and dual fan variants. The performance-focused design of VENTUS maintains the essentials to accomplish any task at hand whether it’s for play or for work. A powerful cooling system, reinforcing brushed-finish backplate, and the solid industrial aesthetic make the VENTUS card suitable for any PC build.


 
MSI RTX 3060 12GB VENTUS 3X OC
Specs provided by VideoCardz.NET Database
GPU : GA106-300 Base Clock : 1320 MHz
Cores : 3584 Boost Clock : 1807 MHz (+1.7%)
TMUs : 112 Memory Clock : 15 Gbps
ROPs : 48 Memory : 12 GB GDDR6 192b


 
MSI RTX 3060 12GB VENTUS 2X OC
Specs provided by VideoCardz.NET Database
GPU : GA106-300 Base Clock : 1320 MHz
Cores : 3584 Boost Clock : 1807 MHz (+1.7%)
TMUs : 112 Memory Clock : 15 Gbps
ROPs : 48 Memory : 12 GB GDDR6 192b

AERO ITX Series

The power of a full-size graphics card in an incredibly small package. MSI AERO ITX series with GeForce RTX 3060, utilizes a single high-performance fan on a compact heatsink with efficient heatpipes for optimized thermal dissipation. AERO ITX graphics cards are excellent for small form factor systems, fitting into virtually any system while guaranteeing immersive gaming experiences.

AVAILABILITY

The new MSI GeForce RTX 3060 series graphics cards are expected to be available starting the end of February 2021.

Specifications

MODEL NAMEGeForce RTX™ 3060 GAMING X TRIO 12GGeForce RTX™ 3060 GAMING TRIO 12GGeForce RTX™ 3060 GAMING X 12GGeForce RTX™ 3060 GAMING 12G
GRAPHICS PROCESSING UNITNVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 3060NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 3060NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 3060NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 3060
INTERFACEPCI Express® Gen 4PCI Express® Gen 4PCI Express® Gen 4PCI Express® Gen 4
CORESTBDTBDTBDTBD
CORE CLOCKSTBDTBDTBDTBD
MEMORY SPEED15 Gbps15 Gbps15 Gbps15 Gbps
MEMORY12GB GDDR612GB GDDR612GB GDDR612GB GDDR6
MEMORY BUS192-bit192-bit192-bit192-bit
OUTPUTDisplayPort x 3 (v1.4) / HDMI x 1
(Supports 4K@120Hz as specified in HDMI 2.1)
DisplayPort x 3 (v1.4) / HDMI x 1
(Supports 4K@120Hz as specified in HDMI 2.1)
DisplayPort x 3 (v1.4) / HDMI x 1
(Supports 4K@120Hz as specified in HDMI 2.1)
DisplayPort x 3 (v1.4) / HDMI x 1
(Supports 4K@120Hz as specified in HDMI 2.1)
HDCP SupportYYYY
POWER CONSUMPTIONTBDTBDTBDTBD
POWER CONNECTORS8-pin x28-pin x28-pin x1 / 6-pin x18-pin x1 / 6-pin x1
RECOMMENDED PSUTBDTBDTBDTBD
Card Dimension(mm)323 x 140 x 56 mm323 x 140 x 56 mm276 x 131 x 51 mm276 x 131 x 51 mm
Weight (Card / Package)TBDTBD996 g / 1567 g996 g / 1567 g
DirectX Version Support12 API12 API12 API12 API
OpenGL Version Support4.64.64.64.6
NVLINK SUPPORTN/AN/AN/AN/A
Maximum Displays4444
VR ReadyYYYY
G-SYNC® TECHNOLOGYYYYY
ADAPTIVE VERTICAL SYNCYYYY
Digital Maximum Resolution7680 x 43207680 x 43207680 x 43207680 x 4320
MODEL NAMEGeForce RTX™ 3060 VENTUS 3X 12G OCGeForce RTX™ 3060 VENTUS 3X 12GGeForce RTX™ 3060 VENTUS 2X 12G OCGeForce RTX™ 3060 VENTUS 2X 12GGeForce RTX™ 3060 AERO ITX 12G OCGeForce RTX™ 3060 AERO ITX 12G
GRAPHICS PROCESSING UNITNVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 3060NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 3060NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 3060NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 3060NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 3060NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 3060
INTERFACEPCI Express® Gen 4PCI Express® Gen 4PCI Express® Gen 4PCI Express® Gen 4PCI Express® Gen 4PCI Express® Gen 4
CORESTBDTBDTBDTBDTBDTBD
CORE CLOCKSTBDTBDTBDTBDTBDTBD
MEMORY SPEED15 Gbps15 Gbps15 Gbps15 Gbps15 Gbps15 Gbps
MEMORY12GB GDDR612GB GDDR612GB GDDR612GB GDDR612GB GDDR612GB GDDR6
MEMORY BUS192-bit192-bit192-bit192-bit192-bit192-bit
OUTPUTDisplayPort x 3 (v1.4) / HDMI x 1
(Supports 4K@120Hz as specified in HDMI 2.1)
DisplayPort x 3 (v1.4) / HDMI x 1
(Supports 4K@120Hz as specified in HDMI 2.1)
DisplayPort x 3 (v1.4) / HDMI x 1
(Supports 4K@120Hz as specified in HDMI 2.1)
DisplayPort x 3 (v1.4) / HDMI x 1
(Supports 4K@120Hz as specified in HDMI 2.1)
DisplayPort x 3 (v1.4) / HDMI x 1
(Supports 4K@120Hz as specified in HDMI 2.1)
DisplayPort x 3 (v1.4) / HDMI x 1
(Supports 4K@120Hz as specified in HDMI 2.1)
HDCP SupportYYYYYY
POWER CONSUMPTIONTBDTBDTBDTBDTBDTBD
POWER CONNECTORS8-pin x18-pin x18-pin x18-pin x1TBDTBD
RECOMMENDED PSUTBDTBDTBDTBDTBDTBD
Card Dimension(mm)TBDTBD232 x 124 x 52 mm232 x 124 x 52 mmTBDTBD
Weight (Card / Package)TBDTBD675 g / 1030 g675 g / 1030 gTBDTBD
DirectX Version Support12 API12 API12 API12 API12 API12 API
OpenGL Version Support4.64.64.64.64.64.6
NVLINK SUPPORTN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
Maximum Displays444444
VR ReadyYYYYYY
G-SYNC® TECHNOLOGYYYYYYY
ADAPTIVE VERTICAL SYNCYYYYYY
Digital Maximum Resolution7680 x 43207680 x 43207680 x 43207680 x 43207680 x 43207680 x 4320

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