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AMD Radeon RX 6000 “RDNA 2” GPUs Get Official Price Cuts Prior To Radeon RX 7000 “RDNA 3” Launch

AMD slashed prices for its entire range of Radeon RX 6000 “RDNA 2” lineup just ahead of the launch of Radeon RX 7000 “RDNA 3” GPUs.

AMD officially cuts Radeon RX 6000 “RDNA 2” price as Radeon RX 7000 “RDNA 3” GPU launch approaches

In its official blog post, AMD has listed new pricing for its full lineup of Radeon RX 6000 “RDNA 2” graphics cards and also compares their cards to the competition’s existing RTX 30 series at the latest prices. According to the official chart, AMD offers anywhere from 5% to 30% lower prices compared to the official MSRP. Below is the full breakdown:

  • Radeon RX 6950 XT – $949 (Was $1099 US)
  • Radeon RX 6900XT – $699 (Was $999 US)
  • Radeon RX 6800XT – $599 (was $649 US)
  • Radeon RX 6800 – $549 (Was $579 US)
  • Radeon RX 6750 XT – $419 (Was $549 US)
  • Radeon RX 6700XT – $379 (Was $479 US)
  • Radeon RX 6650XT – $299 (Was $399 US)
  • Radeon RX 6600XT – $239 (Was $329 US)
  • Radeon RX 6500 XT – $169 (Was $199 US)
  • Radeon RX 6400 – $149 (Was $159 US)

The prices listed here are the new MSRPs and we’ve seen these and even lower prices at several retailers over the past few weeks.

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The biggest price drop is for the 6900 XT, which was the flagship for two years before being replaced by the Radeon RX 6950 XT. The card gets a 30% price cut, dropping to $699 US, which is a very impressive price point for its performance, but given how close we are to the next-generation RDNA 3 “Radeon RX 7000” GPUs, it wouldn’t be a sensible one. decision to buy this card now, as prices could drop dramatically once AMD reveals the performance of its next-generation flagship.

AMD Radeon RX 6000 “RDNA 2” GPU Price Cuts “Official”:

Graphics card name Old suggested retail price New suggested retail price Difference
Radeon RX 6950 XT $1099 US $949 US -15%
Radeon RX 6900 XT $999 US $699 US -30%
Radeon RX 6800 XT $649 US $599 US -7%
Radeon RX 6800 $579 US $549 US -5%
Radeon RX 6750 XT $549 US $419 US -23%
Radeon RX 6700 XT $479 US $379 US -20%
Radeon RX 6650 XT $399 US $299 US -25%
Radeon RX 6600 XT $329 US $239 US -27%
Radeon RX 6500 XT $199 US $169 US -15%
Radeon RX 6400 $159 US $149 US -6.2%

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AMD confirmed that its RDNA 3 GPUs will come later this year with a massive performance boost. The company’s senior vice president of engineering, Radeon Technologies Group, David Wang, said the next-gen GPUs for the Radeon RX 7000 series will provide more than 50% performance per watt uplift compared to existing RDNA 2 GPUs. . Some of the key features of the RDNA 3 GPUs highlighted by AMD include:

  • 5nm process node
  • Advanced chiplet packaging
  • Redesigned calculator
  • Optimized graphics pipeline
  • Next-Gen AMD Infinity Cache
  • Improved Ray Tracing Capabilities
  • Sophisticated adaptive power management
  • >50% performance/watt vs. RDNA 2

The AMD Radeon RX 7000 “RDNA 3” GPU lineup based on the Nav 3x GPUs is expected to launch later this year with reports of the flagship Navi 31 launching first, followed by Navi 32 and Navi 33 GPUs.

Which next-gen AMD Radeon RX 7000 series graphics card are you most interested in?

News source: TechPowerUp

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