AMD Radeon RX 6600 Midrange Graphics Playing cards Launched in India



AMD has launched its newest Radeon RX 6600 GPUs in India, meant for gaming on max settings at 1080p for the midrange gaming market. The brand new card does not have its personal reference design as its greater brothers the RX 6800 XT has, with it being offered by AMD’s OEM companions.

AMD Radeon RX 6600 vs NVIDIA Geforce RTX 3060

The RX 6600 is a binned down model of the RX 6600 XT, utilizing the identical GPU with the identical quantity of VRAM, however with different specs in numerous configurations:

Compute Items : 28 (vs 32 on RX 6600 XT)
Stream Processors: 1792
Sport Clock: 2044 MHz (2359 Mhz on RX 6600 XT)
Increase Clock: 2491 MHz
VRAM: 8 GB GDDR6 (similar as RX 6600 XT)
Infinity Cache: 32 MB (similar as RX 6600 XT)
Whole Board Energy: 132 W (vs 160W on RX 6600 XT)

Preliminary evaluations of the cardboard (LTT, GamersNexus) have proven that it competes effectively within the 1080p gaming phase with rivals such because the RTX 3060, buying and selling blows on many trendy video games with and with out ray tracing. After all, with regards to productiveness, you are a lot better off with Nvidia’s playing cards because of a greater encoder and DLSS assist, though AMD’s open-source different (kind of) in FSR is gaining steam, with assist in over 50 video games now.

After all, within the present drought of GPU provide, getting the RX 6600 at its recommended worth goes to be onerous. AMD says that the cardboard has an SEP of Rs. 26,490 excluding GST, after which it turns into Rs. 31,258. Nevertheless, a fast search on a few of the nation’s greatest PC element retailer reveals that’s removed from the case. As of the time of writing, only a few retailers have put up the brand new card on the market, with PrimeABGB and Vedant Computer systems within the lead.

Radeon RX 6600 on the Indian PC market, as seen on PrimeABGB

It is clear that nothing has actually modified within the span of two months because the arrival of the Radeon RX 6600 XT, which too was being offered at hefty premium over its MSRP, the reason for which features a host of causes unrelated to the worldwide chip scarcity. This makes it a tricky matter to navigate, with a suggestion even harder when group inexperienced has higher merchandise to supply even in case you do not take into account the price-gouging. It is getting onerous to make an argument for constructing a gaming PC in India in the mean time when you may get your arms on a console for a similar worth as “price range” graphics playing cards. Certain, PS5s and Xbox Sequence X|S consoles are onerous to get, however a comparatively regular provide of restocks make it so that you’re going to almost certainly get your arms on them earlier than the graphics card pricing goes again all the way down to regular within the nation.

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