• Welcome to TechPowerUp Forums, Guest! Please check out our forum guidelines for info related to our community.

Rumor: AMD RX 6700 XT will be an 'RTX 3060 killer' with high clock speeds

Joined
Jan 5, 2006
Messages
11,203 (2.03/day)
System Name Desktop / Laptop
Processor Intel i7 6700K @ 4.5GHz (1.270 V) / Intel i3 7100U
Motherboard Asus Z170 Pro Gaming / HP 83A3 (U3E1)
Cooling Noctua NH-U12A 2 fans + Thermal Grizzly Kryonaut + 5 case fans / Fan
Memory 16GB DDR4 Corsair Vengeance LPX 3000MHz CL15 / 8GB DDR4 HyperX CL13
Video Card(s) MSI RTX 2070 Super Gaming X Trio / Intel HD620
Storage Samsung 970 Evo 500GB + Samsung 850 Pro 512GB + Samsung 860 Evo 1TB x2 / Samsung 256GB M.2 SSD
Display(s) 23.8" Dell S2417DG 165Hz G-Sync 1440p + 21.5" LG 22MP67VQ IPS 60Hz 1080p / 14" 1080p IPS Glossy
Case Be quiet! Silent Base 600 - Window / HP Pavilion
Audio Device(s) SupremeFX Onboard / Realtek onboard + B&O speaker system
Power Supply Seasonic Focus Plus Gold 750W / Powerbrick
Mouse Logitech MX Anywhere 2 Laser wireless / Logitech M330 wireless
Keyboard RAPOO E9270P Black 5GHz wireless / HP backlit
Software Windows 10 / Windows 10
AMD is likely to unveil the Radeon RX 6700 series soon. The video cards in this series will use the Navi 22 GPU, which, according to the information we already have, will have 40 compute units. Tom from Moore's Law Is Dead claims to have information about it.

His sources still believe that Navi 22 should have 40 compute units, 20 less than the Navi 21 XL GPU in the RX 6800. However, the clock speeds would be extremely high, with a range of about 2,35 GHz to 2,5 GHz. If we look at previously discovered information about the theoretically achievable clock speeds, this is a real possibility. The now mature 7nm node from TSMC and the smaller size compared to Navi 21 can help. The yields for Navi 22 would be excellent according to the YouTuber sources.

The information about the 12 GB gddr6 with a memory bus of 192-bit also remains unchanged. This time, the memory clock speeds should be increased to 16 Gb / s, so performance should be slightly better. This mid-range Navi GPU also features AMD's Infinity Cache technology, although it is 96 MB and not 128 MB. Therefore, the rather narrow memory bus should not be a problem.

According to Tom, the cards should now be equal to or even better than the GeForce RTX 3060 Ti, a graphics card that should perform slightly better than the GeForce RTX 3060 with 12 GB vram. The latter announced Nvidia at CES.


 
Last edited:

INSTG8R

Vanguard Beta Tester
Joined
Nov 26, 2004
Messages
6,785 (1.14/day)
Location
Canuck in Norway
System Name Hellbox 4.0(same case new guts)
Processor Ryzen 5 5600X
Motherboard Gigabyte Auros X570 Pro
Cooling TT Kandalf L.C.S.(Water/Air)EK Velocity CPU Block/Noctua
Memory 2x8GB Corsair Vengeance RGB Pro 3800CL18
Video Card(s) Sapphire 5700XT Nitro+
Storage 970 Evo Plus 500GB WD Caviar Black SATA 3 1TB x2 RAID1 2xSamsung 850 Evo 500GB RAID 0 1TB WD Blue
Display(s) Samsung CGH70 27” 1440 144hz Freesync 2 HDR
Case TT Kandalf L.C.S.
Audio Device(s) Soundblaster ZX/Logitech Z906 5.1
Power Supply Seasonic X-1050W 80+ Gold
Mouse G502 Proteus Spectrum
Keyboard G19s
Software Win 10 Pro x64
Really hoping so 6800s are just ridiculous expensive for my 1440p needs
 
Joined
Jan 31, 2011
Messages
1,922 (0.52/day)
System Name UltimaN
Processor AMD Ryzen 7 5800X
Motherboard MSI Mag B550M Mortar
Cooling Corsair Hydro H60 Noctua NF-F12 Push Pull
Memory G.SKill Ripjaws V 2x16GB DDR4 3600
Video Card(s) Palit GeForce GTX 1070 Super JetStream 2Ghz
Storage Samsung 970 Evo Plus 500GB nvme, 1TB Crucial MX500 SSD sata, 1TB Seagate Barracuda 7200rpm HDD sata
Display(s) LG 23MP68VQ-P IPS 75HZ 23" 1080p MONITOR
Case Aerocool Dead Silence Black Edition Cube
Audio Device(s) Onboard Realtek ALC1200 Audio/Nvidia HD Audio
Power Supply Corsair RM650
Mouse Logitech G400S | Wacom Intuos CTH-480
Keyboard A4Tech G800V Gaming Keyboard
Software Windows 10 Pro
they will jack up the price of this one regardless
 
Joined
Jan 18, 2020
Messages
36 (0.09/day)
What resolution is this aimed at? Is there any point in next generation cards at 1080p unless you're in tiny group at 144hz?

Surely not good enough for ultra settings 1440p 60?

Personally will wait for 4k to be economical as jump not worth it otherwise.
 
Last edited:

INSTG8R

Vanguard Beta Tester
Joined
Nov 26, 2004
Messages
6,785 (1.14/day)
Location
Canuck in Norway
System Name Hellbox 4.0(same case new guts)
Processor Ryzen 5 5600X
Motherboard Gigabyte Auros X570 Pro
Cooling TT Kandalf L.C.S.(Water/Air)EK Velocity CPU Block/Noctua
Memory 2x8GB Corsair Vengeance RGB Pro 3800CL18
Video Card(s) Sapphire 5700XT Nitro+
Storage 970 Evo Plus 500GB WD Caviar Black SATA 3 1TB x2 RAID1 2xSamsung 850 Evo 500GB RAID 0 1TB WD Blue
Display(s) Samsung CGH70 27” 1440 144hz Freesync 2 HDR
Case TT Kandalf L.C.S.
Audio Device(s) Soundblaster ZX/Logitech Z906 5.1
Power Supply Seasonic X-1050W 80+ Gold
Mouse G502 Proteus Spectrum
Keyboard G19s
Software Win 10 Pro x64
they will jack up the price of this one regardless
Well so far here in Norway despite zero stock a 6800 Nitro is just a few Kroner more than a Pulse but still $965 USD....
 
Joined
Jan 31, 2011
Messages
1,922 (0.52/day)
System Name UltimaN
Processor AMD Ryzen 7 5800X
Motherboard MSI Mag B550M Mortar
Cooling Corsair Hydro H60 Noctua NF-F12 Push Pull
Memory G.SKill Ripjaws V 2x16GB DDR4 3600
Video Card(s) Palit GeForce GTX 1070 Super JetStream 2Ghz
Storage Samsung 970 Evo Plus 500GB nvme, 1TB Crucial MX500 SSD sata, 1TB Seagate Barracuda 7200rpm HDD sata
Display(s) LG 23MP68VQ-P IPS 75HZ 23" 1080p MONITOR
Case Aerocool Dead Silence Black Edition Cube
Audio Device(s) Onboard Realtek ALC1200 Audio/Nvidia HD Audio
Power Supply Corsair RM650
Mouse Logitech G400S | Wacom Intuos CTH-480
Keyboard A4Tech G800V Gaming Keyboard
Software Windows 10 Pro
Well so far here in Norway despite zero stock a 6800 Nitro is just a few Kroner more than a Pulse but still $965 USD....
6800 Pulse on our local store is roughly 930USD, still pretty damn expensive
 
Joined
Apr 30, 2011
Messages
1,794 (0.50/day)
Location
Greece
Processor AMD Ryzen 5 2600X@95W
Motherboard MSI B450 Tomahawk MAX
Cooling Deepcool Gammaxx 400 Black
Memory 2*8GB PATRIOT PVS416G373C7K@3333MT_C16
Video Card(s) Sapphire Radeon RX 5700 Pulse 8GB
Storage Sandisk SSD 120GB, INTEL 540S SSDSCKKW180H6 180GB, Samsung F1 1TB, Hitachi HUS724040ALE640 4TB
Display(s) AOC 27G2U/BK IPS 144Hz
Case SHARKOON M25-W 7.1 BLACK
Audio Device(s) Realtek 7.1 onboard
Power Supply Zalman Z550
Mouse Sharkoon SHARK Force Black
Keyboard Trust GXT280
Software Win 7 sp1 64bit/Win 10 pro 64bit
Benchmark Scores CB R15 64bit: single core 173p, multicore 1306p
What resolution is this aimed at? Is there any point in next generation cards at 1080p unless you're in tiny group at 144hz?

Surely not good enough for ultra settings 1440p 60?

Personally will wait for 4k to be economical as jump not worth it otherwise.
Check the 5700XT performance @1440P and add 20-25% more.
 
Joined
Jun 1, 2011
Messages
2,586 (0.73/day)
Location
US of A
System Name gaming
Processor Intel i7-9700k @ 4.9ghz
Motherboard Gigabyte Z370 AORUS Gaming 3
Cooling Noctua U12A
Memory 16GB Corsair Vengeance LPX 3000mhz
Video Card(s) Gigabyte GTX 1660 Ti OC 6G
Storage Crucial MX500, Western Digital 550N NVMe, Crucial P1 NVMe, SanDisk Ultra 3D, WD Blue 3D
Display(s) LG 27GL83A-B & Dell - SE2717HR 27"
Case Phanteks P400A w/ Noctua fans
Audio Device(s) Klipsch pro-media 2.1 speakers
Power Supply Seasonioc Focus Plus 650w
Mouse Logitech G502
Keyboard Logitech G15 original
Software Win 10
Benchmark Scores i can finally play crysis
So you are saying AMD's paper launch will be better than Nvidia's paper launch?
 

ixi

Joined
Aug 19, 2014
Messages
412 (0.17/day)
How many times we have seen the word "killer"? Usually it is the way around.
 

INSTG8R

Vanguard Beta Tester
Joined
Nov 26, 2004
Messages
6,785 (1.14/day)
Location
Canuck in Norway
System Name Hellbox 4.0(same case new guts)
Processor Ryzen 5 5600X
Motherboard Gigabyte Auros X570 Pro
Cooling TT Kandalf L.C.S.(Water/Air)EK Velocity CPU Block/Noctua
Memory 2x8GB Corsair Vengeance RGB Pro 3800CL18
Video Card(s) Sapphire 5700XT Nitro+
Storage 970 Evo Plus 500GB WD Caviar Black SATA 3 1TB x2 RAID1 2xSamsung 850 Evo 500GB RAID 0 1TB WD Blue
Display(s) Samsung CGH70 27” 1440 144hz Freesync 2 HDR
Case TT Kandalf L.C.S.
Audio Device(s) Soundblaster ZX/Logitech Z906 5.1
Power Supply Seasonic X-1050W 80+ Gold
Mouse G502 Proteus Spectrum
Keyboard G19s
Software Win 10 Pro x64
6800 Pulse on our local store is roughly 930USD, still pretty damn expensive
Yeah the difference between Pulse and Nitro is so minimal I’m just gonna grab the Nitro as soon as I get the “alert” I signed up for. I just can’t wait for the 6700XT but a 6800 will certainly give me a huge boost over my 5700XT which I should still get decent money selling on.
 
Top