Nvidia RTX 4070 Ti vs AMD Radeon RX 7900 XT: The battle for the best premium midrange desktop graphics cards begins with these two. If you can’t afford the flagship RTX 4090 and RX 7900 XTX, then you may want to get one out of these two cheaper midrange cards that offers Value too.
In this post, our main focus would be on their gaming performance in 4K and 1440p resolution. Our judgment can be trusted because it’s based on real-life performance tests and not just spec sheets. To carry out the performance tests, both cards were paired with the latest Intel 13th-gen Core i9 processor.
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Nvidia RTX 4070 Ti vs AMD Radeon RX 7900 XT: Specs Comparison
|Specs||GeForce RTX 4070 Ti||Radeon RX 7900 XT|
|Core Clock Speed||2.3 MHz||1.5 MHz|
|Boost Clock Speed||2.6 MHz||2.3 MHz|
|Memory||12 GB GDDR6X||20 GB GDDR6|
|Memory Speed||21 Gbps||20 Gbps|
Nvidia RTX 4070 Ti vs AMD Radeon RX 7900 XT: 4K Gaming Performance
These are the lists of 9 games tested in the studio: Borderland 3, A plague Tale, Far Cry 6, Flight simulator, Forza Horizon, Red Dead Redemption 2, Horizon Zero Dawn, Warhammer 3, and Watch Dog Legions.
Now, in a nine games average per second comparison (at 4K Ultra settings), the AMD Radeon RX 7900 XT was 10% faster than the Nvidia RTX 4070 Ti GPU. Out of the nine games tested, the RX 7900 XT won 7 games and lost only in two games which are Borderland 3 and Forza Horizon.
However, when Ray tracing was enabled, the Nvidia RTX 4070 Ti demolished the AMD Radeon RX 7900 XT by 24% on average. This shows Nvidia’s new generation of graphics cards continues to be the best in Ray tracing performance.
Nvidia RTX 4070 Ti vs AMD Radeon RX 7900 XT: 1440p Gaming Performance
1440p gaming ended in the favor of the AMD Radeon RX 7900 XT. The RX 7900 XT was 6% faster than the Nvidia RTX 4070 Ti without Ray tracing enabled. But when Ray tracing was turned on, the Nvidia RTX 4070 Ti was 21% faster than the AMD Radeon RX 7900 XT. Moreover, it’s good you take note that Both graphics cards can run 1080p ultra settings very fast.
Pricing and Availability
Nvidia RTX 4070 Ti has a launch price of $799 but the custom cards that are available in the market are more expensive than that. On the other hand, AMD Radeon RX 7900 XT with a launch of $899 is currently dropping in price gradually. In Europe, the RX 7900 XT has dropped the price by 5%. Both graphics cards are now available for purchase.