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AMD Radeon RX 7600 Graphics Card Now Available – A 1080p Gaming GPU

After NVIDIA released its latest 1080p gaming GPU – the RTX 4060 Ti, AMD also recently released its 1080p gaming GPU. Meet the AMD Radeon RX 7600 graphics card. The RX 7600 may not be as powerful as the RTX 4060 Ti, but it is cheaper than NVIDIA’s offering. The Radeon RX 7600 starts at $269, while the RTX 4060 Ti starts at $399. Unfortunately, most reviewers deemed the RX 7600 and RTX 4060 Ti as “DOA” or disappointing due to their 8GB of memory. Well, at least AMD’s 1080p card is “cheaper”, but is also about 22% slower than the competition at 1080p. Various RX 7600 graphics cards from AIC partners are now available on Amazon.com here. You can check out the official news release below for more details.

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AMD Introduces AMD Radeon RX 7600 Graphics Card for Superb, Next-Gen 1080p Gaming

AMD announced the AMD Radeon™ RX 7600 graphics card, optimized to provide next-generation, high-performance 1080p gaming, streaming and content creation with stunning visual fidelity.

The AMD Radeon RX 7600 graphics card is built on the groundbreaking AMD RDNA™ 3 architecture, featuring redesigned compute units with unified raytracing and AI accelerators and second-generation AMD Infinity Cache™ technology. Designed to deliver incredible 1080p gaming experiences, the Radeon RX 7600 graphics card provides an ideal upgrade for legions of gamers.

Allowing gamers to play the latest titles at 60+ FPS at 1080p and stream in high fidelity with AV1 technology, the new graphics card offers 29% higher 1080p gaming performance on average than the AMD Radeon RX 6600 graphics card and 34% higher performance on average than the NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 8GB at max settings. It also enables 100+ FPS on average in today’s top 10 PC esports titles, while delivering faster AI performance than the previous generation and higher average performance in select content creation applications. Offering the latest features and capabilities, including AMD Radiance Display™ Engine, full AV1 encoding, leadership support for DisplayPort 2.1 on select models and more, the Radeon RX 7600 graphics card is ideally suited for high-performance, high-fidelity 1080p gaming, streaming and popular content creation applications.

Scott Herkelman, senior vice president and general manager, Graphics Business Unit at AMD:
“Currently, 65% of gamers surveyed are playing at 1080p and the majority are still using older graphics cards, unable to take advantage of the latest performance- and visual-enhancing features that deliver the best gaming experiences,”. “AMD offers a range of graphics solutions at different price points, memory configurations and performance levels to support a variety of gamers’ needs. The Radeon RX 7600 graphics card at US $269 hits the sweet spot for high-performance 1080p gaming. It allows users to enjoy the latest features like AV1 encoding, the AMD Radiance Display Engine and more to take their gaming, streaming and content creation projects to the next level.”

Key Features and Capabilities

The AMD Radeon RX 7600 graphics card offers industry-advancing technology and features to deliver next-generation performance, visuals and power efficiency. Key features include:

  • AMD RDNA 3 Architecture – Featuring redesigned compute units with unified raytracing and AI accelerators and second-generation AMD Infinity Cache technology, AMD RDNA 3 architecture delivers exceptional performance, visuals, and power efficiency.
  • Improved Streaming Quality and Performance – Improved AMD encoders deliver enhanced visual quality when streaming and recording. AMD AI and content adaptive machine learning technology has also been integrated into the AMD Media Framework to enable better looking and crisper text when streaming at low bitrates and resolutions.
  • Ultra-High Definition Encoding – An encode/decode media engine provides the ultimate performance, unlocking new multi-media experiences with full AV1 encode/decode support, wide color gamut and high-dynamic range enhancements.
  • Increased Content Creation and AI Performance – The new graphics card delivers a 27% higher standard overall score on average in PugetBench for DaVinci Resolve, a 19% higher average GPU score on PugetBench for Adobe After Effects and a 16% higher average GPU score on PugetBench for Adobe Premiere Pro versus the previous generation, as well as a 36% improvement on average in Nod.AI Stable Diffusion compared to the previous generation. In addition, users can experience up to 32% faster encoding in the DaVinci Resolve Studio beta release 18.5 with the addition of support for AMD Smart Access Video technology.
  • AMD Radiance Display Engine – Provides support for DisplayPort 2.1 on select models and HDMI® 2.1a based displays for ultra-high resolutions and high refresh rates for gaming and content creation workloads. It also features 12-bit HDR and full REC2020 Color Space for incredible color accuracy at up to 8K video playback.
  • AMD FidelityFX Super Resolution Technology – Now available in more than 260 current and upcoming titles, AMD upscaling technologies provide crisp, high-resolution image quality while boosting framerates in supported games.
  • AMD Software: Adrenalin Edition Application – Designed to provide a modern and easy-to-use interface for gamers and streamers to quickly access the latest software features, game stats, GPU optimizations, performance reports, and driver updates all from one convenient location, with no registration required

Pricing and Availability

AMD Radeon RX 7600 graphics cards are expected to be available from AMD and leading AMD board partners, including ASRock, ASUS, Biostar, Gigabyte, MSI, Sapphire, PowerColor, Vastarmor, XFX, and Yeston beginning May 25 at an SEP of $269 USD.

AMD Radeon RX 7600 graphics cards are available on Amazon.com here. (#ad)

AMD Radeon RX 7600 Specifications

AMD Radeon RX 7600AMD Radeon RX 7900 XTXAMD Radeon RX 7900 XT
Manufacturing ProcessTSMC 6nmGCD: TSMC 5nm
MCD: TSMC 6nm
GCD: TSMC 5nm
MCD: TSMC 6nm
Transistor Count13.3 B58B58B
ArchitectureRDNA3RDNA3RDNA3
GPUNavi 33Navi 31Navi 31
Stream Processors204861445376
Compute Units329684
ROPs64192192
Infinity Cache32MB96MB80MB
Game Clock2250 MHz2300 MHz2000 MHz
Boost Clock2655 MHz2500 MHz2400 MHz
Memory Size Type8GB GDDR624GB GDDR620GB GDDR6
Memory Clock18 Gbps20 Gbps20 Gbps
Memory Bus Width128-bit384-bit320-bit
TBP165W355W300W
Release DateMay 2023December 2022December 2022
Launch Price$269 $999 $899
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