Just a few thousand Radeon RX 6700 XT for the entire EUFirst up, German tech site Igor's Lab claims AMD has a couple of thousands of cards for the EU as a whole at launch. Igor Wallossek notes the performance is believed to be between a GeForce RTX 3060 Ti and GeForce RTX 3070.
The rumored gaming performance of the upcoming Radeon RX 6700XT fluctuates back and forth between a GeForce RTX 3060 Ti and an RTX 3070, depending on the leak and benchmark, so it still remains a thick question mark. The same goes for the presence on the shelves, because although AMD promised a much higher availability at launch, it could (once again) be really tight. If you condense the information of various board partners and distributors to a trend, then there are, depending on the manufacturer and model, only a few pieces (for Germany) to a few thousand for the EU as a whole.YouTuber Red Gaming Tech on the other hand claims supply will be quite a bit higher. The channel says the United Kingdom will get a launch volume of 2,000 cards -- which seems quite decent given the circumstances.
Sales will go live on Thursday, this will include both reference-based cards and custom-design models. The Radeon RX 6700 XT features a Navi 22 GPU with 40 CUs, 2560 streaming processors, 2581MHz Boost frequency, 192-bit memory bus, and 12GB GDDR6 memory clocked at 16Gbps. The card has a 230W TGP.
Intel to preview Rocket Lake-S and Tiger Lake-H on March 18On March 18th we can also expect more about Intel's Tiger Lake-H laptop processors and the Rocket Lake-S desktop processors. The chip giant send out word that it will offer a first look at both chips at the GDC Showcase. This is a virtual conference that can be viewed freely.
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