Nvidia is launching a new range of laptops equipped with two new GPUs: the GeForce RTX 3050 and 3050 Ti. Priced from $ 799, these laptops will offer the perfect conditions for gaming in Full HD and 60 FPS, while Ray Tracing and DLSS will also be there. These models will be available this summer.
Something promised, something due. In April 2021, Lenovo confirmed that Nvidia was planning to launch two new GPUs for laptops, namely the RTX 3050 and RTX 3050 Ti. This is now done on Tuesday, May 11, 2021. Indeed, the manufacturer will offer for sale this summer a new range of gaming laptops equipped with RTX 3050 and RTX 3050 Ti.
As usual, the RTX 3050 Ti is a little better off than its little sister, with 2,560 Cuda cores, a clock rate of 1463 MHz with a boost to 1695 MHz and 4 GB of GDDR6 RAM. Next we come to the RTX 3050, with its 2040 Cuda cores, a clock frequency of 1530 MHz with a boost to 1695 MHz, and here also 4 GB of GDDR6 RAM.
Ray Tracing and DLSS from $ 799
According to Nvidia, these gaming laptops will be offered from $ 799 starting summer 2021. You will understand, with these two GPUs, players will be able to play in Full HD and 60 FPS, while taking advantage of the various features specific to the latest Nvidia graphics cards, such as Ray Tracing, DLSS or even Nvidia Reflew Low Latency Mode. This mode makes it possible to reach 144 FPS and obtain a latency of less than 25 ms on some popular competitive games such as Overwatch, Valorant or Rainbow Six: Siege.
“This latest wave of laptops is the perfect opportunity to level up, especially for gamers and creators who have laptops. There are now five times as many gaming laptops equipped with 30 ″ series RTXs, recalls Mark Aevermann, product director for laptops at Nvidia.
You will understand, the objective is therefore the following for Nvidia: offer laptops with sufficient configurations for Full HD in 60 FPS, all with the various options previously mentioned activated. Thus and according to the figures published by Nvidia, we would reach 90 frames per second on Call of Duty: Warzone, and 60 FPS on Outriders.
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Nvidia does not forget the content creators
Let’s finish this quick overview to clarify that these new laptops offer Nvidia Broadcast, an application that offers a variety of tools for streaming, such as removing video noise and ambient sounds in the room. Finally, note that the RTX 3050 Ti and RTX 3050 are not only intended for gamers.
Indeed, Nvidia also intends to integrate them into another new range of laptops: the Studio RTX. Dedicated above all to content creators, these computers are “Equipped with RTX 30 GPUs make creative and professional applications up to twice as fast as the previous generation. Video editors can work with 8K RAW footage, use AI to simplify workflows and reduce encoding time by up to 75% ”. Many manufacturers will offer their laptop models with RTX 3050 and RTX 3050 Ti, including Acer, Alienware, Asus, Lenovo, MSI, Razer or even HP and Gigabyte.