RX 570X vs RX 6600 XT

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Games supported 64%
AMD Radeon RX 570X
Radeon RX 570X
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  • Interface PCIe 3.0 x16
  • Core clock speed 1168 MHz
  • Max video memory 8 GB
  • Memory type GDDR5
  • Memory clock speed 7000 MHz
  • Maximum resolution
AMD Radeon RX 6600 XT
Radeon RX 6600 XT
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  • Interface PCIe 4.0 x8
  • Core clock speed
  • Max video memory
  • Memory type
  • Memory clock speed
  • Maximum resolution
Price now 568$
Games supported 100%

General info

Comparison of graphics card architecture, market segment, value for money and other general parameters.

Place in performance rating50859
Value for money9.5352.13
ArchitectureGCN 4.0 (2016−2020)Navi / RDNA2 (2020−2022)
GPU code namePolaris 20Navi 23
Market segmentDesktopDesktop
Release date11 April 2018 (4 years ago)30 July 2021 (less than a year ago)
Launch price (MSRP)no data$379
Price now$186 $568 (1.5x MSRP)
Value for money

To get the index we compare the characteristics of video cards and their relative prices.

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Technical specs

General performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core base clock and boost clock speeds, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider their benchmark and gaming test results. Note that power consumption of some graphics cards can well exceed their nominal TDP, especially when overclocked.

Pipelines / CUDA cores2048no data
Core clock speed1168 MHzno data
Boost clock speed1244 MHzno data
Number of transistors5,700 million11,060 million
Manufacturing process technology14 nm7 nm
Thermal design power (TDP)120 Wattno data
Texture fill rate159.2331.4
Floating-point performance5,095 gflopsno data

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. For desktop video cards it's interface and bus (motherboard compatibility), additional power connectors (power supply compatibility).

InterfacePCIe 3.0 x16PCIe 4.0 x8
Length241 mm190 mm
Width2-slot2-slot
Supplementary power connectors1x 6-pinno data

Memory

Parameters of memory installed: its type, size, bus, clock and resulting bandwidth. Note that GPUs integrated into processors have no dedicated VRAM and use a shared part of system RAM.

Memory typeGDDR5no data
Maximum RAM amount8 GBno data
Memory bus width256 Bitno data
Memory clock speed7000 MHzno data
Memory bandwidth224.0 GB/sno data
Shared memoryno data-

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on the reviewed GPUs. As a rule, data in this section is precise only for desktop reference ones (so-called Founders Edition for NVIDIA chips). OEM manufacturers may change the number and type of output ports, while for notebook cards availability of certain video outputs ports depends on the laptop model rather than on the card itself.

Display Connectors1x DVI, 1x HDMI, 3x DisplayPort1x HDMI, 2x DisplayPort
HDMI+no data

API support

APIs supported, including particular versions of those APIs.

DirectX12 (12_0)no data
Shader Model6.46.5
OpenGL4.6no data
OpenCL2.0no data
Vulkan1.2.131no data

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmark performance comparison. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.


Overall score

This is our combined benchmark performance rating. We are regularly improving our combining algorithms, but if you find some perceived inconsistencies, feel free to speak up in comments section, we usually fix problems quickly.

RX 570X 6.57
RX 6600 XT 54.00
+722%
  • Passmark

This is probably the most ubiquitous benchmark, part of Passmark PerformanceTest suite. It gives the graphics card a thorough evaluation under various load, providing four separate benchmarks for Direct3D versions 9, 10, 11 and 12 (the last being done in 4K resolution if possible), and few more tests engaging DirectCompute capabilities.

RX 570X 1923
RX 6600 XT 15808
+722%

Gaming performance

Let's see how good the compared graphics cards are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.

Here are the average frames per second in a large set of popular games across different resolutions:

Full HDno data131
1440pno data77
4Kno data43

Advantages and disadvantages


Performance rating 6.57 54.00
Novelty 11 April 2018 30 July 2021
Chip lithography 14 nm 7 nm

Judging by the results of synthetic and gaming tests, Technical City recommends

AMD Radeon RX 6600 XT
AMD Radeon RX 6600 XT

since it shows better performance.


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Competitors of Radeon RX 570X by NVIDIA

The nearest Radeon RX 570X's NVIDIA equivalent is GeForce GTX 460 SE, which is faster by 3% and higher by 13 positions in our rating.

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Competitors of Radeon RX 6600 XT by NVIDIA

The nearest Radeon RX 6600 XT's NVIDIA equivalent is GeForce RTX 2070, which is faster by 2% and higher by 3 positions in our rating.

NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 GeForce RTX 2070
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User rating

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