Zotac launches their Geforce RTX 3050 Twin Edge series graphics cards

Nvidia's RTX feature set is coming to the low-end GPU market

Zotac launches their Geforce RTX 3050 Twin Edge series graphics cards

Zotac's bringing RTX to the low-end market with its 3050 Twin Edge GPU models

With Nvidia's RTX 3050, the company's RTX feature set is finally coming into the low-end desktop PC market, bringing features like DLSS and hardware accelerated ray tracing to the masses.

Nvidia's RTX 3050 graphics cards promising more performance than older 50-series Nvidia graphics cards, delivering excellent low power performance with their Ampere architecture while supplementing this performance through the use of the company's DLSS AI upscaling technology.

Zotac has confirmed that they will be launching two RTX 3050 models on January 27th, their RTX 3050 Twin Edge and RTX 3050 Twin Edge OC. Both models will feature the same dual-fan heatsink design, with the primary difference between both models being their boost clock speeds, with the OC model having a 1807 MHz boost while the non-OC model has a lower 1777 MHz boost.

Nvidia has listed their RTX 3050's MSRP as "from $249", with Zotac revealing no MSRP pricing for neither of its RTX 3050 models. What follows is Zotac's Press Release for their Zotac Gaming RTX 3050 GPU models.  

Zotac launches their Geforce RTX 3050 Twin Edge series graphics cards


The newest additions to the GeForce RTX 30 Series family powered by the advanced NVIDIA Ampere architecture include the ZOTAC GAMING GeForce RTX 3050 Twin Edge OC and 3050 Twin Edge models featuring ZOTAC GAMING’s powerful ICESTORM
2.0 cooling system.

The GeForce RTX 3050 brings the performance and efficiency of the NVIDIA Ampere architecture to more gamers than ever before and it comes equipped with the 2nd generation RT cores for ray tracing and 3rd generation Tensor cores for DLSS and AI.


The ZOTAC GAMING GeForce RTX 3050 Series features a compact size with just 8.8 inch (224.1mm) in length in a dual slot configuration. The refined cooling solution consists of a wide aluminum heat sink, paired with copper heat pipes and dual 90mm 11-blade fans to deliver more efficient heat dissipation. The designs also feature a metal backplate for more durability, while advanced features like FREEZE Fan Stop and Active Fan Control enable quieter and smarter cooling.


The ZOTAC GAMING GeForce RTX 3050 Series delivers the lowest power draw among the 30 series line-up, yet it gives the power gamers need to run most of the new titles smoothly while utilizing the latest technologies from the NVIDIA Ampere architecture.


The ZOTAC GAMING GeForce RTX 3050 Series will be available starting January 27th, 2022.

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Zotac launches their Geforce RTX 3050 Twin Edge series graphics cards

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