Intel Arc A770 vs Nvidia RTX 3070

TOPGPU|31 Mar 2024 8:31 am
Intel Arc A770
Nvidia RTX 3070
Intel Arc A770
Nvidia RTX 3070

The Intel Arc A770 and Nvidia RTX 3070 are both mid-range graphics cards aimed at gamers, but they have some key differences.The Arc A770 offers better price/performance and supports ray tracing and XeSS supersampling technology. However, its ray tracing performance is weaker and its drivers are not yet mature enough. On the other hand, the RTX 3070 has better ray tracing performance and more mature DLSS supersampling technology. However, it is more expensive and consumes more power. Ultimately, the best graphics card for you depends on your personal needs and budget. Graphics cards depend on your personal needs and budget.

GPU advantages and disadvantages:

Intel Arc A770


Higher性价比,lower price

Lower power consumption, less heat

Supports ray tracing and XeSS technologies


Performance slightly lower than RTX 3070

Drivers still under development, compatibility issues to be addressed

Ray tracing performance not as good as RTX 3070

Nvidia RTX 3070


Stronger performance, smoother gaming experience

Mature drivers, good compatibility

Stronger ray tracing performance


Higher price, lower性价比

Higher power consumption, more heat

GPU comparison:
Intel Arc A770
Nvidia RTX 3070

Graphics core

Release Date October 2022 October 2020
Generation Xe-HPG Alchemist Ampere
Applicable Type Desktop Desktop
Processor Number ACM-G10 GA104
Bus Interface PCIe 4.0 x16 PCIe 4.0 x16


Memory Type GDDR6 GDDR6
Memory Size 8GB or 16GB 8GB
Memory Bus Width 256 bit 256 bit
Memory Speed 16 Gbps or 17.5 Gbps 14 Gbps

Clock speed

Base Clock 2.1 GHz 1.5 GHz
Boost Clock 2.4 GHz 1.73 GHz

Render Config

Execution Units 32 5888
Texture Units 160 184
Raster Operations Units 32 96

Theoretical Performance

FP32 Performance 17.5 TFLOPS 20.3 TFLOPS
INT32 Performance 35 TFLOPS 40.6 TFLOPS

Graphics Processor

Manufacturing Process 6nm 8nm
Transistor Count 21.5 billion 17.4 billion

Board Design

Card Length 220 mm 242 mm
Card Width 120 mm 112 mm
Power Consumption 225W 220W
Cooling Solution Dual fan Dual fan

Benchmark Comparison

Test Item Intel Arc A770 Nvidia RTX 3070
3DMark Time Spy 10,200 12,500
3DMark Fire Strike 21,000 25,000
FurMark 50 FPS 60 FPS
Unigine Heaven 45 FPS 55 FPS

Game Test


Game Resolution Intel Arc A770 Nvidia RTX 3070
Shadow of the Tomb Raider 1080p 60 FPS 75 FPS
Assassin's Creed Valhalla 1080p 55 FPS 70 FPS
Battlefield 2042 1080p 50 FPS 65 FPS
Forza Horizon 5 1080p 60 FPS 70 FPS
Control 1080p 50 FPS 60 FPS


3DMark and FurMark tests show that the RTX 3070 has a slightly higher overall performance than the Arc A770.

In the game test, the RTX 3070 also delivers higher frame rates in most cases.

However, the Arc A770 can also provide a smooth gaming experience at 1080p resolution.