AMD has launched the latest member of the Radeon RX 6000-sequence of desktop graphics cards, the RX 6600 XT. Priced at $379 (on paper, anyway), the RX 6600 XT shall be readily accessible starting August 11.
The RX 6600XT is now the cheapest and least highly efficient member of the RX 6000-sequence, and ought to compete in opposition to the $329 Nvidia RTX 3060.
The RX 6600XT uses the original smaller Navi 23 GPU, unlike the Navi 22 (6700XT) and Navi 21 GPU (6800, 6800XT, 6900XT) now we hold seen on old cards.
It has 32 compute fashions when put next with the 40 on the 6700XT and 60 on the 6800. It will clock up to 2359MHz all the plan thru gameplay and can speed to 2589MHz. The 16Gbps 8GB GDDR6 reminiscence uses a 128-bit reminiscence interface, has a 256GB/s reminiscence bandwidth and 32MB of on-die ‘Infinity Cache’.
The RX 6600XT helps Microsoft DirectX Final feature dwelling, including hardware-accelerated ray tracing. Or not it’s also in a position to 8K state output over its HDMI 2.1 connection and helps native AV1 decoding. The card requires 160W of vitality.
AMD claims the RX 6600XT is for excessive refresh rate 1080p gaming and is, on average, 15% faster than the RTX 3060 at this determination.
It also claims to present up to 2.5x the performance development over the GTX 1060 and around 1.5x the construction over the old generation RX 5600XT.
The Radeon RX 6600XT will handiest be readily accessible thru board partners, including ASRock, ASUS, Biostar, Gigabyte, MSI, PowerColor, Sapphire, XFX, and Yeston.