Average Bench: 171% (16th of 700)

Based on 26,404 user benchmarks.  Device: 1002 73BF Model: AMD Radeon RX 6800 XT

The RX 6800-XT delivers a huge generational jump in performance. AMD have upgraded the single fan cooler to a more efficient triple fan solution, perhaps indicating a shift in focus from benchmark busting headlines to user experience. Following the widespread issues that users faced with the 5000 and Vega series, we are cautiously optimistic that AMD have taken steps to ensure driver and hardware stability, this will need to be proven over time. The release of the 6000 series explains why Nvidia doubled performance per dollar when they released their 3070 just a few weeks ago. A comparison between Nvidia’s previous generation flagship, the 2080 Ti, and the 6800-XT shows that AMD now offer comparable raw performance at half the price. 16GB of VRAM is a key feature of the 6800 cards. At higher resolutions and detail settings, performance can bottleneck without sufficient GPU memory. AMD's marketers often cherry pick obscure games with high res/settings, the details of which are rarely disclosed, then compare the results with cards that have less memory. In that scenario, the cards with less memory look weaker than they would at 1080p. The 1080p results are sometimes omitted, or worse, partially omitted and frame drops are conveniently ignored. Most users will see little benefit in gaming at high resolutions. Without drastic price cuts (MSRP $650 USD) and miraculous marketing via countless promo videos and sponsored reviews, the 6800 XT will struggle to compete, partly because it lacks RTX+DLSS which is required for the best gaming experience in class leading titles such as Cyberpunk 2077. Users should be wary of AMD’s army of social media accounts, they aim to dupe shoppers any way they can. [Nov '20 GPUPro]

Outstanding average bench

The AMD RX 6800-XT averaged 71.2% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the AMD RX 6800-XT near the top of the comparison list.


Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat) 204fps
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm) 308fps

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD RX 6800-XT is just 13.9%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the AMD RX 6800-XT performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot) 239fps
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones) 424fps

Average Bench

(Based on 26,404 samples)
Min Avg Max
194 Lighting 204 214
229 Reflection 239 251
397 Parallax 424 459
166% 289 fps
Min Avg Max
355 MRender 378 397
158 Gravity 164 170
291 Splatting 308 325
232% 283 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
ASRock(1849 5201) ≥ 4GB
Ram: 16GB, Driver: 23.5.2
Lighting 213
Reflection 239
Parallax 429
174% 294 fps
MRender 387
Gravity 168
Splatting 324
241% 293 fps
Sapphire(1DA2 438E) ≥ 4GB
Ram: 16GB, Driver: 23.5.2
Lighting 208
Reflection 236
Parallax 428
170% 291 fps
MRender 387
Gravity 160
Splatting 310
234% 286 fps
PowerColor(148C 2406) ≥ 4GB
Ram: 16GB, Driver: 23.4.3
Lighting 206
Reflection 238
Parallax 433
168% 292 fps
MRender 385
Gravity 162
Splatting 308
233% 285 fps
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Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price (MSRP ≈ $650 @ launch in Nov '20)
XFX(1EAE 6701) 22% 170% ± 5%
PowerColor(148C 2406) 16% 172% ± 3%
ASRock(1849 5202) 10% 171% ± 4%
AMD(1002 0E3A) 9% 170% ± 5%
Gigabyte(1458 2328) 7% 171% ± 5%
Asus(1043 04F2) 6% 171% ± 5%
Sapphire(1DA2 439E) 5% 172% ± 3%
MSI(1462 3951) 5% 169% ± 3%
ASRock(1849 5201) 4% 173% ± 6%
Sapphire(1DA2 E438) 3% 172% ± 6%
MSI(1462 3953) 3% 171% ± 3%
Legend(17AA 2095) 3% 171% ± 2%
Sapphire(1DA2 438E) 3% 173% ± 3%
Gigabyte(1458 232A) 1% 173% ± 5%
Asus(1043 04F0) 1% 176% ± 0%
Dell(1028 3950) 1% 165% ± 5%
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Gaming 147%
Desktop 94%
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Workstation 148%

Motherboard: Asus TUF GAMING X570-PLUS (WI-FI) - $190

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $1,200

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AMD has finally done it in the gpu market with RDNA2 like they had in the cpu market with ryzen: overhyped hot garbage.—Dec '20


AMD are great at selling junk. They pee in the well with fake comments, glorified cheerleaders on youtube and paid magazine reviews. My POS PC still crashes randomly. Everybody needs to call the rats out instead of letting them get away with it.—Apr '21


AMD should stick with simple ads instead of all the manipulative bs—Aug '22


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This website is brilliant I hope they sue AMD.—Dec '20


hot garbage, would not bother unless AMD sent you a free sample to advertise for them.—Dec '20


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garbage card amd really fcucked up with this one—Apr '21


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dank gpu best for lining marketers pockets, worst for playing games.—Feb '21


15 days ago.

In terms of performance it's great but they failed pretty hard in terms of new techs.


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2 years ago.

overpriced & worthless


23 months ago.

SCRAP THRASH. AMD=Another Machine of Disappointments


23 months ago.

I bought a 6800xt thinking would beat my 2080ti Strix OC, I was wrong like a MF, Amd is a junk indeed.

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