But the RTX 4060 Ti is on the way
Despite the fact that video cards have been actively falling in price for about a year, some models have succeeded much less than others in this process. In particular, the GeForce RTX 3070 in Europe has dropped below the recommended price just now.
The card can now be purchased for 450 euros against the recommended price of 500 euros. Yes, it took two and a half years for the adapter to drop 10% below the recommended price.
It took the GeForce RTX 3070 two and a half years to drop below price.
The newer RTX 4070, although noticeably faster, sells for at least 600 euros, and Nvidia has not yet released anything cheaper as part of the new generation. However, the RTX 4060 Ti should be released this month with an estimated price of $400-450, so the RTX 3070 will no longer be a bargain even at the new price.