Real World Speed
Performance profile from 456,426 user samples
31,776 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 106% Device(1EAE 6501) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 97% Device(1EAE 6501) ≥ 4GB; xfx
Poor: 97% Great: 106%
SPEED RANK: 42nd / 681
424,650 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 115% Gigabyte(1458 2313)
Worst Bench: 94% Gigabyte(1458 2313)
Poor: 94% Great: 115%
SPEED RANK: 38th / 681
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
102 % 105 % +4%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
117 fps 125 fps Slightly better lighting effects.
+7%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
138 fps 140 fps +1%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
217 fps Hugely faster multi rendering.
+89%
115 fps
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
122 fps 142 fps Faster NBody calculation.
+16%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
123 fps 137 fps Better peak lighting effects.
+11%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
143 fps 147 fps +3%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
226 fps Hugely faster peak multi rendering.
+87%
121 fps
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
128 fps 156 fps Faster peak NBody calculation.
+22%
Market Share
Based on 53,402,110 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.75 % 0.76 % +1%
Value
Value For Money
63.5 % 68.5 % Slightly better value.
+8%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
86 % More popular.
+15%
75 %
Price
Price (score)
$380 $365 +4%
Age
Newest
10 Months Much more recent.
+71%
35 Months
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
250 fps Better peak texture detail.
+12%
223 fps
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
193 fps Hugely faster peak complex splatting.
+96%
98.5 fps
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
234 fps Better texture detail.
+19%
196 fps
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
172 fps Hugely faster complex splatting.
+81%
95 fps
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The RX 6600-XT is AMD's best value for money 6000 series GPU. It features 2048 shader units, a boost frequency of 2539 MHz, 8 GB of GDDR6 memory and a 160W TDP. It also has 32 ray accelerators so ray tracing can be turned on for better lighting and reflections but at a significant cost to FPS. It does not feature an equivalent to NVIDIA’s hardware based DLSS solution which results in higher frame rates and image quality for supported games. Entry models have a suggested price of $380 USD, however street prices are around $600 USD. Nvidia’s 3060-Ti only headlines around 30% faster than the 6600-XT whilst street prices for the 3060-Ti are around 100% higher. Many experienced users simply have no interest in buying AMD cards, regardless of price. AMD's Neanderthal marketing tactics seem to have come back to haunt them. Their brazen domination of social media platforms including youtube and reddit resulted in millions of users purchasing sub standard products. Experienced gamers know all too well that high average fps are worthless when they are accompanied with stutters, random crashes, excessive noise and a limited feature set. [Jan '22 GPUPro]

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Out of the box the reference 5700 XT has high burst speeds but under load it overheats and therefore drops frames to the extent that it is more or less unusable for demanding games like PUBG. In order to settle the card it was under volted by 120 mV and the maximum clock was lowered to 1,980 MHz (the stock BIOS and 19.9.1 driver defaulted the card to 2,030 MHz). The fan curve also had to be turned up to around 50% power at 75 degrees (which is a lot noisier than stock). After making these changes the card delivered far more consistent performance albeit with a reduced top speed and unacceptable (hair dryer) levels of noise. There were also incompatibilities with GTAV: enabling reflection MSAA resulted in very poor, almost matt, reflection fidelity (the same bug appeared on several Navi and Vega cards). The reference 5700 XT is great for beating cherry picked benchmarks, but it is not so great for playing games. Thousands of people, duped by sponsored marketing material, purchased the reference card expecting flagship performance, instead they got a shopping trolley with a V6 engine. It appears that the same marketing tactics were employed for the reference Vega 56 and 64 series of graphics cards which we will purchase for our gaming lab and generate effective Fps gaming metrics as soon as possible (results here). AMD appear to have very short term marketing strategists at the helm, they seem more concerned with this years bonuses than the longevity of the brand. [Jul '19 GPUPro]

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Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) July 2022 GPU Rankings.

We calculate effective 3D speed which estimates gaming performance for the top 12 games. Effective speed is adjusted by current prices to yield value for money. Our figures are checked against thousands of individual user ratings. The customizable table below combines these factors to bring you the definitive list of top GPUs. [GPUPro]

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