Radeon RX 6800 Overview

Radeon RX 6800
Memory: 16384Mb GDDR6DESKTOP
Release date: 28 Oct 2020
Radeon RX 6800

Core Configuration

GPU Navi 21
Architecture AMD_RDNA_2_0
Shaders : TMUs : ROPs 3840 : 240 : 96
Performance 16170.00 GFLOPs

Memory Configuration

Memory Size 16384 Mb
Memory Bus Width 256 bit
Memory Speed 2000 MHz
16 Gbps effective
Memory Bandwidth 512.00 Gb/s

Summary

Relative performance

  • GeForce RTX 3090
    125%
  • GeForce RTX 3080
    115%
  • Radeon RX 6800 XT
    111%
  • Radeon RX 6800
    100%
  • GeForce RTX 3070
    93%
  • GeForce RTX 2080 Ti
    92%
  • GeForce RTX 2080 Super
    81%
  • GeForce RTX 2080
    76%
  • Geforce GTX TITAN Xp
    73%
  • Radeon VII
    72%
  • GeForce RTX 2070 Super
    71%
  • GeForce GTX 1080 Ti
    70%
  • Radeon RX 5700 XT
    70%
  • Radeon RX 5700
    65%
  • GeForce RTX 2060 Super
    62%
  • GeForce RTX 2070
    62%
  • GeForce GTX TITAN X (Pascal)
    60%
  • Radeon RX Vega 64
    59%
  • GeForce GTX 1080
    56%
  • Radeon RX 5600 XT
    54%
  • Radeon RX Vega 56
    54%
  • GeForce RTX 2060
    53%
  • GeForce GTX 1070 Ti
    53%
  • GeForce GTX 1660 Ti
    45%
  • GeForce GTX 1070
    45%
  • GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER
    44%
  • Radeon RX 590
    40%
  • GeForce GTX 1660
    40%
  • Radeon RX 5500 XT
    39%
  • GeForce GTX 980 Ti
    39%
  • Radeon RX 580
    37%
  • GeForce GTX 980
    36%
  • GeForce GTX 1060
    35%
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    35%
  • GeForce GTX 1650 SUPER
    35%
  • Radeon RX 480
    34%
  • Radeon R9 FURY
    33%
  • Radeon RX 570
    33%
  • Radeon R9 Nano
    31%
  • Radeon RX 470
    30%
  • Radeon R9 390X
    30%
  • GeForce GTX 1650
    26%
  • GeForce GTX 970
    25%
  • GeForce GTX 780 Ti
    21%

Performance summary, based on benchmarks charts.

The Radeon RX 6800 is a graphics card released by AMD on 28 Oct 2020. The graphics card houses the Navi 21 die, based on the AMD_RDNA_2_0 architecture which packs 26,800 million transistors on a 7 nm, 536 mm2 die.

Radeon RX 6800 pros and cons

Supports Direct3D 12 Async Compute
Supports FreeSync
Supports ReLive (allows game streaming/recording with minimum performance penalty)
Infinity Cache allows to deliver up to 3.25x the effective memory bandwidth
Supports DirectX Raytracing (DXR)


Specifications


Compared to similar performing cards

Radeon RX 6800Radeon RX 6800 XTGeForce RTX 3080GeForce RTX 3070GeForce RTX 2080 Super
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Shader units38404608870458883072
ROPs96128966464
Graphics processorNavi 21Navi 21GA102GA104TU104
Process size7 nm7 nm8 nm8 nm12 nm
Memory16384 Mb GDDR6 (2000 MHz
16 Gbps effective)
16384 Mb GDDR6 (2000 MHz
16 Gbps effective)
10240 Mb GDDR6X (1188 MHz
19 Gbps effective)
8192 Mb GDDR6 (1750 MHz
14 Gbps effective)
8192 Mb GDDR6 (1940 MHz
15520 MHz effective)
Memory bus width256 bit256 bit320 bit256 bit256 bit
Memory bandwidth512.00 Gb/s512.00 Gb/s760.30 Gb/s448.00 Gb/s496.60 Gb/s
Release date28 Oct 202028 Oct 20201 Sep 20201 Sep 202023 Jul 2019

Benchmarks

Red Dead Redemption II

  • Radeon RX 6800 XT
    115
  • Radeon RX 6800
    106
  • GeForce RTX 3080
    103
  • GeForce RTX 2080 Super
    82

FPS (higher is better)

Red Dead Redemption II

  • GeForce RTX 3080
    102
  • Radeon RX 6800 XT
    96
  • Radeon RX 6800
    82
  • GeForce RTX 2080 Super
    64

FPS (higher is better)

Red Dead Redemption II

  • GeForce RTX 3080
    69
  • Radeon RX 6800 XT
    61
  • Radeon RX 6800
    54
  • GeForce RTX 2080 Super
    41

FPS (higher is better)

Death Stranding

  • Radeon RX 6800 XT
    216
  • Radeon RX 6800
    204
  • GeForce RTX 3080
    200
  • GeForce RTX 2080 Super
    165

FPS (higher is better)

Death Stranding

  • Radeon RX 6800 XT
    178
  • GeForce RTX 3080
    177
  • Radeon RX 6800
    156
  • GeForce RTX 2080 Super
    122

FPS (higher is better)

Death Stranding

  • GeForce RTX 3080
    106
  • Radeon RX 6800 XT
    106
  • Radeon RX 6800
    90
  • GeForce RTX 2080 Super
    70

FPS (higher is better)

Resident Evil 3

  • GeForce RTX 3080
    276
  • Radeon RX 6800 XT
    257
  • Radeon RX 6800
    229
  • GeForce RTX 2080 Super
    158

FPS (higher is better)

Resident Evil 3

  • GeForce RTX 3080
    194
  • Radeon RX 6800 XT
    176
  • Radeon RX 6800
    171
  • GeForce RTX 2080 Super
    118

FPS (higher is better)

Resident Evil 3

  • GeForce RTX 3080
    104
  • Radeon RX 6800 XT
    98
  • Radeon RX 6800
    87
  • GeForce RTX 2080 Super
    61

FPS (higher is better)

Codemasters Formula 1 2020

  • GeForce RTX 3080
    219
  • Radeon RX 6800 XT
    205
  • Radeon RX 6800
    184
  • GeForce RTX 2080 Super
    171

FPS (higher is better)

Codemasters Formula 1 2020

  • GeForce RTX 3080
    203
  • Radeon RX 6800 XT
    150
  • Radeon RX 6800
    131
  • GeForce RTX 2080 Super
    131

FPS (higher is better)

Codemasters Formula 1 2020

  • GeForce RTX 3080
    127
  • Radeon RX 6800 XT
    83
  • GeForce RTX 2080 Super
    78
  • Radeon RX 6800
    74

FPS (higher is better)

Battlefield V

  • Radeon RX 6800 XT
    175
  • Radeon RX 6800
    174
  • GeForce RTX 3080
    174
  • GeForce RTX 3070
    167
  • GeForce RTX 2080 Super
    146

FPS (higher is better)

Battlefield V

  • Radeon RX 6800 XT
    175
  • GeForce RTX 3080
    171
  • Radeon RX 6800
    159
  • GeForce RTX 3070
    139
  • GeForce RTX 2080 Super
    118

FPS (higher is better)

Battlefield V

  • GeForce RTX 3080
    110
  • Radeon RX 6800 XT
    104
  • Radeon RX 6800
    88
  • GeForce RTX 3070
    83
  • GeForce RTX 2080 Super
    69

FPS (higher is better)

Assassins Creed: Valhalla

  • Radeon RX 6800 XT
    114
  • Radeon RX 6800
    102
  • GeForce RTX 3080
    85
  • GeForce RTX 3070
    76
  • GeForce RTX 2080 Super
    70

FPS (higher is better)

Assassins Creed: Valhalla

  • Radeon RX 6800 XT
    90
  • Radeon RX 6800
    80
  • GeForce RTX 3080
    74
  • GeForce RTX 3070
    64
  • GeForce RTX 2080 Super
    60

FPS (higher is better)

Assassins Creed: Valhalla

  • Radeon RX 6800 XT
    55
  • Radeon RX 6800
    51
  • GeForce RTX 3080
    51
  • GeForce RTX 3070
    43
  • GeForce RTX 2080 Super
    40

FPS (higher is better)

Watch Dogs: Legion

  • Radeon RX 6800 XT
    109
  • GeForce RTX 3080
    106
  • GeForce RTX 3070
    94
  • Radeon RX 6800
    93
  • GeForce RTX 2080 Super
    81

FPS (higher is better)

Watch Dogs: Legion

  • GeForce RTX 3080
    87
  • Radeon RX 6800 XT
    85
  • GeForce RTX 3070
    72
  • Radeon RX 6800
    71
  • GeForce RTX 2080 Super
    65

FPS (higher is better)

Watch Dogs: Legion

  • GeForce RTX 3080
    56
  • Radeon RX 6800 XT
    50
  • GeForce RTX 3070
    44
  • Radeon RX 6800
    42
  • GeForce RTX 2080 Super
    38

FPS (higher is better)

Metro Exodus

  • Radeon RX 6800 XT
    128
  • GeForce RTX 3080
    126
  • Radeon RX 6800
    110
  • GeForce RTX 3070
    106
  • GeForce RTX 2080 Super
    85

FPS (higher is better)

Metro Exodus

  • GeForce RTX 3080
    106
  • Radeon RX 6800 XT
    104
  • Radeon RX 6800
    90
  • GeForce RTX 3070
    84
  • GeForce RTX 2080 Super
    66

FPS (higher is better)

Metro Exodus

  • GeForce RTX 3080
    67
  • Radeon RX 6800 XT
    66
  • Radeon RX 6800
    56
  • GeForce RTX 3070
    52
  • GeForce RTX 2080 Super
    42

FPS (higher is better)

Borderlands 3

  • GeForce RTX 3080
    128
  • Radeon RX 6800 XT
    125
  • GeForce RTX 3070
    115
  • Radeon RX 6800
    114
  • GeForce RTX 2080 Super
    96

FPS (higher is better)

Borderlands 3

  • GeForce RTX 3080
    112
  • Radeon RX 6800 XT
    104
  • Radeon RX 6800
    90
  • GeForce RTX 3070
    90
  • GeForce RTX 2080 Super
    72

FPS (higher is better)

Borderlands 3

  • GeForce RTX 3080
    69
  • Radeon RX 6800 XT
    59
  • GeForce RTX 3070
    51
  • Radeon RX 6800
    50
  • GeForce RTX 2080 Super
    40

FPS (higher is better)

Far Cry New Dawn

  • Radeon RX 6800 XT
    120
  • GeForce RTX 3080
    120
  • GeForce RTX 3070
    120
  • Radeon RX 6800
    119
  • GeForce RTX 2080 Super
    119

FPS (higher is better)

Far Cry New Dawn

  • GeForce RTX 3080
    119
  • GeForce RTX 3070
    117
  • Radeon RX 6800 XT
    117
  • Radeon RX 6800
    116
  • GeForce RTX 2080 Super
    112

FPS (higher is better)

Far Cry New Dawn

  • Radeon RX 6800 XT
    98
  • GeForce RTX 3080
    96
  • Radeon RX 6800
    88
  • GeForce RTX 3070
    76
  • GeForce RTX 2080 Super
    64

FPS (higher is better)

Strange Brigade

  • Radeon RX 6800 XT
    306
  • GeForce RTX 3080
    285
  • Radeon RX 6800
    278
  • GeForce RTX 3070
    228
  • GeForce RTX 2080 Super
    190

FPS (higher is better)

Strange Brigade

  • Radeon RX 6800 XT
    239
  • GeForce RTX 3080
    224
  • Radeon RX 6800
    205
  • GeForce RTX 3070
    168
  • GeForce RTX 2080 Super
    141

FPS (higher is better)

Strange Brigade

  • Radeon RX 6800 XT
    142
  • GeForce RTX 3080
    135
  • Radeon RX 6800
    122
  • GeForce RTX 3070
    98
  • GeForce RTX 2080 Super
    81

FPS (higher is better)

Microsoft Flight Simulator (2020)

  • GeForce RTX 3080
    50
  • GeForce RTX 3070
    50
  • Radeon RX 6800 XT
    50
  • Radeon RX 6800
    49
  • GeForce RTX 2080 Super
    48

FPS (higher is better)

Microsoft Flight Simulator (2020)

  • GeForce RTX 3080
    48
  • Radeon RX 6800 XT
    48
  • Radeon RX 6800
    47
  • GeForce RTX 3070
    47
  • GeForce RTX 2080 Super
    44

FPS (higher is better)

Microsoft Flight Simulator (2020)

  • GeForce RTX 3080
    42
  • Radeon RX 6800 XT
    34
  • GeForce RTX 3070
    31
  • Radeon RX 6800
    30
  • GeForce RTX 2080 Super
    29

FPS (higher is better)