Back at CES 2021, AMD confirmed that they may introduce extra mainstream RDNA 2 graphics playing cards together with the much-awaited Radeon RX 6700 XT within the first half of 2021. Well, it seems to be like extra information has been confirmed by HardwareLuxx’s editor, Andreas Schilling.
AMD Radeon RX 6700 XT Graphics Card To Feature 12 GB GDDR6 Memory, Will Be Positioned In the 1440p Gaming Segment
During its official presentation, AMD revealed that it’s going to have extra desktop and mobility GPUs based mostly on the RDNA 2 structure launching inside the first half of 2021. AMD did not particularly state what these new merchandise will likely be referred to as however we all know from previous leaks that AMD has plans to introduce extra mainstream choices beneath the $500 US phase.
Soon™ – someday in H1 2021 or is it Q1? 🤷🏼♂️
Radeon RX 6700 XT
– 1440p Gaming
– 12 GB GDDR6 pic.twitter.com/0F0m2fOsoe
— Andreas Schilling (@aschilling) January 30, 2021
One of its new entrants would be the Radeon RX 6700 XT GPU which is predicted to characteristic the AMD Navi 22 GPU. The Navi 22 GPU sits proper beneath the Navi 21 GPU as a extra mainstream choice. The leaked info means that the Radeon RX 6700 GPU will likely be providing a 12 GB GDDR6 reminiscence capability and since that is the reminiscence dimension, we will count on a 192-bit bus interface. The graphics card goes to be positioned as a 1440p gaming card whereas the higher-end Navi 21 merchandise are 4K playing cards.
AMD additionally showcased a demo of an unknown Radeon RX 6000M mobility GPU working Dirt 5 at 1440p and delivering 60 FPS. It is presumed that the GPU relies on the Navi 22 SKU too because the flagship Navi 21 SKU is simply too power-hungry for the mobility phase, much like NVIDIA’s personal GA102 GPU.
AMD Radeon RX 6700 XT With Navi 22 XT & Radeon RX 6700 With Navi 22 XL GPUs
Finally, we’ve the specs for the Radeon RX 6700 collection which incorporates the Navi 22 XT based mostly Radeon RX 6700 XT and the Navi 22 XL based mostly Radeon RX 6700 graphics playing cards. The AMD Radeon RX 6700 XT with the complete Navi 22 XT GPU SKU is predicted to characteristic 40 Compute Units or 2560 stream processors whereas the Radeon RX 6700 with the Navi 22 XL GPU SKU is predicted to characteristic a cut-down configuration. The graphics card will characteristic a 12 GB GDDR6 reminiscence buffer together with a 192-bit bus interface. AMD will most definitely use 16 Gbps dies which might web a complete bandwidth of 384 GB/s for the playing cards.
AMD Radeon RX 6700 Series With Dual-Slot Cooling Solution:
Moving over to the design, the dual-slot card includes a design much like the triple-slot providing however with a barely compact kind issue. This shroud is alleged to be designed for the AMD Radeon RX 6700 collection playing cards. The card includes a twin axial-tech fan design and has the big “R” emblem within the center and on the followers too which represents the Radeon model.
The card additionally options the LED-lit Radeon emblem on the edges and has a big reduce out to vent out the warmth from the aluminum heatsink. There are two 8-pin energy connectors on the cardboard however we might also see 8+6 or configurations for the extra energy optimized variants. The card additionally comes with a dual-slot kind issue and may characteristic an identical I/O because the Big Navi graphics card. It is predicted that this cooler ought to home the Navi 22 GPU which is barely smaller however nonetheless bigger in comparison with AMD’s Navi 10 (RDNA 1) GPU for the Radeon RX 5700 collection graphics playing cards.
AMD Radeon RX 6000 Series “RDNA 2” Graphics Card Lineup:
|Graphics Card||AMD Radeon RX 6700||AMD Radeon RX 6700 XT||AMD Radeon RX 6800||AMD Radeon RX 6800 XT||AMD Radeon RX 6900 XT|
|GPU||Navi 22 (XL?)||Navi 22 (XT?)||Navi 21 XL||Navi 21 XT||Navi 21 XTX|
|Transistors||TBA||TBA||26.8 Billion||26.8 Billion||26.8 Billion|
|TMUs/ROPs||TBA||TBA||240 / 96||288 / 128||320 / 128|
|Game Clock||TBA||TBA||1815 MHz||2015 MHz||2015 MHz|
|Boost Clock||TBA||TBA||2105 MHz||2250 MHz||2250 MHz|
|FP32 TFLOPs||TBA||TBA||16.17 TFLOPs||20.74 TFLOPs||23.04 TFLOPs|
|Memory Size||12 GB GDDR6||12 GB GDDR6||16 GB GDDR6 +128 MB Infinity Cache||16 GB GDDR6 +128 MB Infinity Cache||16 GB GDDR6 +128 MB Infinity Cache|
|Memory Clock||14 Gbps?||16 Gbps?||16 Gbps||16 Gbps||16 Gbps|
|Bandwidth||320 GB/s||384 GB/s||512 GB/s||512 GB/s||512 GB/s|
|Price||TBA||TBA||$579 US||$649 US||$999 US|