AMD has got to be kidding - Radeon 6700 XT Review

17 mrt. 2021
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AMD can’t help it sometimes. Nvidia makes a mistake and they just have to one-up them. With the timing of this launch, that’s exactly what the Radeon RX 6700 XT is - But could it still be good?
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  • RX 6700 XT = 40 CUs vs RX 6800's 60. I don't know how I managed to not mention this. -AY

    Linus Tech TipsLinus Tech Tips28 dagen geleden
    • Thanks for the info.

      Media PoolMedia Pool19 dagen geleden
    • Yes, this is likely the reason behind the release. To be able to better use the NAVI chip stock with bad CUs but still passing the high speed clock test. That's all. This is why often the second-highest tier is released (full die) then the ones under it. Then higher clocked variants of the ones under it, and finally the top line with the select full dies. Occasionally, if they delay release long enough they can have enough full dies with high clock rates to get a top clock model available in limited quantities at release. However, they will never have a top clock model of the cut reject dies at release, because testing resources beyond the basic A/B binning of potential top tier chips are dedicated to the full die chips.

      ruediixruediix21 dag geleden
    • Thx für updating but maybe the next video should be a comedy piece on why pc is dying thx to scalping. Because the reality is a tragedy right now where no one in their right mind should consider buying or upgrading because doing so is a massive loss. Doubling or trippling performance for 5x the price of the old components just doesn't make sense. We are in a situation where the old and new hardware are just insanely overpriced and just nothing is really worth it. I hope Game Developers will continue integrating mouse and keyboard support into console games because if you catch a Microsoft console on windows store it just is a better bargain than upgrading your 6 year old hardware with anything else out there. Don't buy from scalpers and forget ebay and even the serious retailers because no one offers a good bargain since more than a year now and it won't get better unless there will be global policy adjustments worldwide. It's a no win scenario for consumers and we have the right to be in rage about and call for justice (just no death threats to anyone!!!). If only those lawyers that currently file for copyright issues would change to hardware to hunt down scalpers for once we'd thank em.

      DirectorixDirectorix22 dagen geleden
    • So RTX or RX

      Iwa SkemaIwa Skema23 dagen geleden
    • Not gunna lie, it looks like a pokemon team Rocket card

      Digi ByteDigi Byte25 dagen geleden
  • You said... Many people will buy this but will you be happy you did? Well... I did and I am. It's a great card. Sold my 5700XT for the same price as I paid for this 6700XT and it is awesome. At 1440P in Escape from Tarkov I went from mid 70's to in the 100's in fps. Could not be happier. Selling the 5700XT meant free upgrade. Still think MSRP should have been $429 to have the value crown tho.

    Charles EarlCharles Earl7 uur geleden
  • rtx 3060ti's are rarer than rocking horse shit and going by your ebay prices and what shops in Oz are pricing them and 3070's at, I feel that a card that is $300-$400 cheaper to buy AND in stock in Oz is not too bad. More so when the games I do play are the ones that the 6700xt does outperform the 3060-70s. Even get a notable improvement using Smart access memory with my 5600x in games such as RDR2 and Borderlands 3 Overpriced? no doubt about it, but after selling my 5700xt for $1000au to a fella that is probably going to mine with it, the extra $149au I had to shell out for the 6700xt was a no brainer.

    onyachamponyachamp9 uur geleden
  • 7:43 Yayyyy.... Unhackable 😂

    Vu Hoai PhuongVu Hoai Phuong12 uur geleden
  • when compared to my dying rx580, the 6700xt (when found at a reasonable price) is like a godsend

    GodSammitGodSammit19 uur geleden
  • omg, so fat face!

    Enlil's sonEnlil's sonDag geleden
  • GPU wise NVIDIA! Weak AMD!

    Regis LandereRegis LandereDag geleden
  • Yes I'm , the only great card I could find in Brazil under USD 1000, much better than 3070

    Open Game & DevelopmentOpen Game & DevelopmentDag geleden
  • his voice is like a wise storyteller

    ABUBAKR HAMEEDABUBAKR HAMEEDDag geleden
  • Anthony is my fav purely cause of what a nice moddest dude he comes off as

    Nolan GearyNolan GearyDag geleden
  • i can't watch at this toad. OMFG

    trueОБЗОRtrueОБЗОRDag geleden
  • Check E-Bay why ?? Why should i check e-bay for Grafikscards thats stupid guys only scalper there use ur brain !

    StasilutzStasilutzDag geleden
  • Damn dude I wish Anthony was my dad. I ain’t have a dad, but if I did I’d want it to be him.

    Michael PMichael PDag geleden
  • I won a newegg shuffle and had the opportunity to buy gigabyte's rx 6700 xt 12gb eagle for $700 paired with an x570 aorus elite wifi for $220 (the exact same motherboard i already own). I will be selling the motherboard to a coworker for $160, so essentially I'll have paid $760 for it. The card seems to have a much better cooler than the reference model, as well as rgb 2.0 which will sync nicely with my whole rig. Newegg's "bundles" are at face value annoying, but i guess it helped me secure a card, as more people try to win just the card than try to win the card and whatever other junk they pair with it that you don't need. I just completed a build last month and the only thing missing was, guess what? Yep, a video card. I have been using my old rx 580 4gb as a placeholder in my new build. I am just ecstatic that I will finally get to complete my build with a new card, it will be quite the upgrade from what I have. Most reviews for this card are very ho hum, which is kind of disheartening, but these reviews are comparing graphics cards as if we can actually enjoy a choice in the matter, but this is far from the reality of things... Regardless, I have a feeling it's going to serve me very, very well until things cool down and I can buy a 3070. I hope everyone out there plugs away at the raffles and has alerts going and everyone has a chance to find a card that, while it may not be the "BEST CARD," it will be more than enough for you. Good luck everyone! Stay healthy!

    Sir MegallotSir MegallotDag geleden
  • Anthony is proof linux users can be cool Kinda

    NupawruNupawruDag geleden
  • locally these are cheaper than a 3060ti last listed prices and actually in stock vs no ti's . seems to be modern crypto era bargain

    Annihilation MaximizationAnnihilation MaximizationDag geleden
  • 1.4k dislikes.. why tho ?

    Kormos17Kormos172 dagen geleden
  • I got a 3060 ti and 6700xt inbound. Hope to run amd with ryzen 7 and nvidia with intel. Im excited to see how the both fair vs eachother!

    Canadian BaconCanadian Bacon2 dagen geleden
  • Let's test Anthony.... build a pc out of only parts Linus has dropped. Should have a good choice of parts 😀

    Bill WhitfieldBill Whitfield2 dagen geleden
  • Anthony, you are awesome. 💪🏻

    Tobias VänerlövTobias Vänerlöv2 dagen geleden
  • Umm…idk isn't it pretty obvious Radeon = sux for raytracing? idk sometimes people act like they didn't know that...

    ParzivalParzival2 dagen geleden
  • You are the best.

    AxlGundamAxlGundam2 dagen geleden
  • That turd is NOT a value in any market, on any test suite

    JAYJAY2 dagen geleden
  • A $30 water bottle with a screw on/off lid LMFAO!

    JAYJAY2 dagen geleden
  • * Can't get an actual GPU * Tries to print a GPU, Printer Doesn't work :I

    Cool Legends GamingCool Legends Gaming2 dagen geleden
  • Yes! I was super happy to get my 6700 XT at MSRP. It fixed my previous GPU crashing on me, can't say that I'm not satisfied with a fully stable rig finally.

    Brennan PriceBrennan Price2 dagen geleden
  • You, you with a graphic card farming... SELL THIS SHIT you not gonna be rich anymore!

    José NetoJosé Neto3 dagen geleden
  • Anyone wonder when this graphics trend will stop? Are the legions of morons fueling it, far greater in numbers over players who would want good game play? Anthony: Make a solid story on this trend and you are THE guy to talk about this topic I am sure.

    LowKey LowKeyLowKey LowKey3 dagen geleden
  • More Anthony videos please.

    Adam DaviesAdam Davies3 dagen geleden
  • in europe, 6700xt "street prices" are below 3060ti it should cost 400, but it costs 800, which is unfortunately a competitive price in today's situation...

    fadefade3 dagen geleden
  • Such a beautiful voice.

    Teremus6Teremus63 dagen geleden
  • I was just wondering if the AMD settings is already optimized, SAM, RDNA2 etc

    AnythingUnderTheSunAnythingUnderTheSun3 dagen geleden
  • nvidea all the way

    Celtic warriorCeltic warrior4 dagen geleden
  • Is it better to buy a 3060 Ti over a 6700 XT if the 3060 Ti costs me an extra 50 bucks ?

    BonjourBonjour5 dagen geleden
  • Enjoyed this video 👏

    johngrimm1989johngrimm19895 dagen geleden
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    Thomas ChapmanThomas Chapman6 dagen geleden
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    Scott PhelpsScott Phelps6 dagen geleden
  • Is there 1 comment that's not about Anthony? I mean I don't blame you Anthony's voice is soothing af but still. Nothing to say about amd?

    ChocobroodjeChocobroodje6 dagen geleden
    • @Uncle Urda fair

      ChocobroodjeChocobroodje3 dagen geleden
    • Anthony is far more interesting than AMD.

      Uncle UrdaUncle Urda3 dagen geleden
  • Only problem is its only in stock

    Hot WolverineHot Wolverine7 dagen geleden
  • Got to buy one from amd directly for MSRP, it's a nice upgrade over my 1660ti anyway and with the current market it surely made sense to switch and sell my old card right now.

    BobyleinBobylein7 dagen geleden
  • Digital Foundry is saying something little different than you, whom should we believe in...

    Roasterzz_ xRoasterzz_ x7 dagen geleden
  • Can we use it for mining?

    chibueze otichibueze oti8 dagen geleden
  • I so tired of hearing about raytracing. At the moment there are 0 games (imo) worth playing that actually support it. This is coming from someone who owns a 3090 (it was the only gpu in stock when I was looking for a new one and I'll also be selling it once I can get a 6800xt at msrp), I don't give a shit about raytracing. I don't see how it can even be considered as a selling point for any gpu right now.

    ChumbowumboChumbowumbo8 dagen geleden
    • hold on, nvidia is gonna cut off your review copies with that talk.

      Khalid AlKhalid Al8 dagen geleden
  • if im only using premiere which 6700xt worked better than the 3060 ti or 3070 and also for gaming does that mean I should get the 6700xt

    Jason13Jason1310 dagen geleden
  • I managed to get one of these on launch day and i'm happy i did. The only other alternatives were buying a tot tier gpu vor 1,500€+ or buying a complete prebuild pc by Alienen ware, Ohmen etc. So buying a card that is still good but maybe not aaaaas good as a different one for 80 theoretical dollars less is better then getting none at all

    MjummyMjummy10 dagen geleden
  • ANTHONY has got to be kidding - Radeon 6700 XT Review FLAWED: Misinformation Edition

    Grayson PhoenixGrayson Phoenix11 dagen geleden
    • 2:14 -- 2 x "Reference" cards compared against 3 x "Founders Edition" cards, .. claimed a "fair" [ 2:28 ] comparison..?!? D'oh! Different specs / BINned ICs much??

      Grayson PhoenixGrayson Phoenix11 dagen geleden
  • nah, ill stick to my rx5700xt!

    MickeMicke12 dagen geleden
  • Holy fuck can he please lose some weight. He won’t fit in the shot soon Jesus

    Brandeeno28Brandeeno2812 dagen geleden
  • Except for the fact that you can easily find this for 500$, while a RTX 3070 is sold for no less than 900$ everywhere...

    Federico detto FredFederico detto Fred12 dagen geleden
    • where?

      Khalid AlKhalid Al8 dagen geleden
  • Anthony just makes me feel so comfortable with his voice and his way of talking! 😊

    M. Yogesh RanjanM. Yogesh Ranjan12 dagen geleden
  • It's a very good improvement over last gen, shame for prices and lack of cards.

    StaySic4EverStaySic4Ever13 dagen geleden
  • Use me as an ‘Anthony Tech Tips’ button

    ExorceExorce14 dagen geleden
  • The 6700xt is alot cheaper then the 3060ti and actually equal to the 3060 here in New Zealand

    0westdude0westdude14 dagen geleden
  • I love my 3070😍

    iTz ScoobieiTz Scoobie14 dagen geleden
  • Ya know what, I love you guys, but what's going to happen and I'm sure it's going to happen very soon as it always happens all generation, AMD will come up with that update to our cards that will rule them all again or at least catch up to Nvidia properly. And all these will be pointless... again. To slaughter videogame cards at the beginning of their generation is like shooting oneself in the foot if history is to be noticed of its illustrious patterns every once in a while. Every single generation. Towards about the half of each gen, the lesser performant team always ends up at least catching up to the other guy. I would prefer hearing something along the lines of... more about what the card can really do right now (more live testing), which is definitely more than enough already for what we can get during the pandemic, and talk about it's most likely bright future, refer to previous generations and let us know what you think is going to happen next. I like both companies but a lot of people will only buy the company they've always trusted a little more and will not move on to the others and still have an awesome experience. I find it stupid to still be comparing dick sizes with all the technology there is to talk about nowadays. Just my 2 cents..

    Kay BeckerKay Becker14 dagen geleden
  • We don't care we are just here to hear Anthony talk

    fouad benrezzakfouad benrezzak15 dagen geleden
  • I just bought a 6700xt a couple of days ago, seems to be a great card so far. I upgraded from a 5700xt

    Steve DvernichukSteve Dvernichuk15 dagen geleden
  • How much would a RTX 2080 cost if it wasn't for the price inflation? Love the videos btw you made me interested in pc's even tough I didn't knew ANYTHING about them

    Lorenzo 3Lorenzo 315 dagen geleden
  • Hey Linus can we talk about the fact that there are no gpus available and the ones that are (even the 2060 super!!! is over 800 dollars american..) Why are we not talking about this!!?!?!?!?!

    John PrusaJohn Prusa15 dagen geleden
  • Is not a bad product, but price is

    Leonardo CoutinhoLeonardo Coutinho15 dagen geleden
  • Anthony is so cool

    J TJ T15 dagen geleden
  • Yeah,amd is kidding

    MyGames CyouMyGames Cyou16 dagen geleden
  • Yes it's great Nvidia can leverage it's DLSS and ray tracing. Time will tell if AMD will rise to the level, if they do these cards will absolutely smoke what NVidia pushed out with Price factored in but AMD must deliver the other side. Games without the support for NVidia ray tracing tend to go to the RXs....

    Ford FalconFord Falcon16 dagen geleden
  • ... Is it better then my GTX 1080TI? Or should I keep the old girl running a few years more?

    Jarl MumrikJarl Mumrik17 dagen geleden
  • Anthony is a legend. Big ups.

    BEEFY DADDYBEEFY DADDY17 dagen geleden
  • I can't stand people who make jokes about fat people. It's spineless. Also chinless.

    Silly SausageSilly Sausage17 dagen geleden
  • The card that nobody asks for?

    poseidon3032poseidon303217 dagen geleden
  • call me a absolute noob but I just found out what f5 does lol

    Adrien LeDucAdrien LeDuc17 dagen geleden
  • anyone know where i can buy a new gpu fan for a acer predator helios 300 G3-572, ive been searching for hours.. i need help, only actual gpu fan ive seen is from a acer-connected distributor company in germany that only has the whole cooling system for way over my budget price for this repair, just looking for a separate gpu fan

    lumbumlumbum17 dagen geleden
  • Bro I just want a graphics card that can run minecraft shaders smoothly that's around 300 bucks is that really too much to ask for

    Avi PanchalAvi Panchal17 dagen geleden
  • How much better is the 6700 xt Reference vs the AIBs?

    cksh 418cksh 41818 dagen geleden
  • n0ted 2.0 is in the thumbnail

    Phantxm HDPhantxm HD18 dagen geleden
  • Considering I'm stuck on a 260 for the foreseeable future, yeah, I'd love a 6700

    TenchiTenchi18 dagen geleden
  • To be fair, the 3060 driver has been unhackable so far hasn't it?, and I mean, sure that's irrelevant since Nvidia accidentally leaked drivers without the limiter, but the original "unhackable" drivers haven't actually been broken have they?

    KevanKevan18 dagen geleden
  • Are you close friends with sculptor Steve Badanes?

    JTJT18 dagen geleden
  • AMD GPU's are CRAP!! DO NOT BUT! Their drivers always suck which makes VR unplayable, and any new games unplayable...and if you into audio production forget about it! Your plugins GUI's won't even show up on your nice big 55" screen so that you can see them! They show up 10x smaller then their supposed to, and you cannot resize them even though they are supposed to be resizable! Pop in an old Nvidia 520 card that's 10+yr's old, and it's all find and dandy! You just can't play VR or any games besides Counter Strike! But you can work! So basically save your money!

    AssShaker StudiosAssShaker Studios19 dagen geleden
  • What GPU do you recommend for a game like Skyrim LE on an older PC with graphics upgrades?

    a3970010a397001019 dagen geleden
    • Current situation? Get a gt 1030 to tide you over. Once the mess clears up(hopefully soon), grab any gtx/rtx amd rx you like.

      Mr AndersonMr Anderson18 dagen geleden
  • The video started buffering literally after he said "but would you be happy to have one?" I had a real moment to myself for the next 20 seconds...would I?

    sauromisauromi19 dagen geleden
  • So nice to see another Anthony video!

    geoff brumleygeoff brumley19 dagen geleden
  • Whoever had this idea of printed graphic card thing. Give him/her a raise lol

    FIREFIRE CPB:- Advance BeybladingFIREFIRE CPB:- Advance Beyblading19 dagen geleden
  • Casual LTT viewer here. Anthony needs to look into voice work if he hasn't already.

    Jeff RichardsonJeff Richardson20 dagen geleden
  • beats being stuck with a ROG Matrix HD 7970 platinum like me :/

    Pickle RickPickle Rick20 dagen geleden
  • Is it me or the "R" looks like the Raycon logo

    sokin jonsokin jon20 dagen geleden
    • I'm sure Anthony is just eating up all these praises. Just wish he could see them through those tiny slits.

      sokin jonsokin jon20 dagen geleden
  • I tried to get one on launch day. Sold out within 2 mins. The absolute state of buying gpus is disgusting.

    vampeviljvampevilj20 dagen geleden
  • Anthony is so epic lol.

    ArimmoArimmo20 dagen geleden
  • 5 dollar per gb x so over prices... stupid ting... 15 dollar unlimited plans over here.. no Gb cap / no call cap / no sms cap..

    HendrikHendrik20 dagen geleden
    • A truly unlimited data plan doesn't exist in the United States, but we don't have restrictions on how many calls or how many SMS you use on our new plans, provided the usage isn't for spamming or grifting others.

      Ting MobileTing Mobile14 dagen geleden
  • Hahaha..that's a paper launch for ya.

    stege99stege9920 dagen geleden
  • Anthony is so nice

    TSCHIGGNTSCHIGGN20 dagen geleden
  • "older hardware" Like 3rd gen ryzen... that I'm upgrading to given that my current 'gaming' rig is a repurposed Xeon workstation from '09 with an upgrade to an X5690

    Dan ReinDan Rein20 dagen geleden
  • I'm checking out ting thanks for sharing!

    Z32 NissanZ32 Nissan20 dagen geleden
    • We'll see you soon, then!

      Ting MobileTing Mobile14 dagen geleden
  • I am little concerned about the guy in the video. He seems to keep gaining weight and being that heavy is not good. Besides the weight, other problems can happen like diabetes, hypertension, plus his organs have to work harder due to the excessive weight. His BMI must be over 100 and that is not good. He should try to eat less, eating healthier foods, and getting some daily exercise. Being a computer geek tends to lots of sitting and not allot of physical activities. I thing he should consider getting weight loss surgery which may save his life. Obesity is a serous disease and makes getting some other illness prove fatal. For example getting Covid-19 while being obese may increase the chance of death compared to a healthy person. I am a big fan of your work but am worried for health of your staff. Stay safe!!.

    S TS T20 dagen geleden
  • Is it me or the "R" looks like the Raycon logo

    Nemesis990Nemesis99020 dagen geleden
  • Anthony should dump his bearded buffoon sidekick.

    Mike HenryMike Henry20 dagen geleden
  • The best LTT has to offer!

    KalimahKalimah20 dagen geleden
  • We need an Anthony Tech Tips

    Tony KebellTony Kebell21 dag geleden
  • You know this guy knows his shit and does he research. Well done review 👏

    RichardRichard21 dag geleden
  • This card is for people who are not a hardcore gamer. It’s for those who want to play a game once in a while. Not a performance graphic card… entry level.

    Sam EftekSam Eftek21 dag geleden
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    Celeste PetersonCeleste Peterson21 dag geleden
  • I love how everybody loves Anthony

    Geoff WKGeoff WK21 dag geleden
  • I'm sure Anthony is just eating up all these praises. Just wish he could see them through those tiny slits.

    BelkenatorBelkenator21 dag geleden
    • How can you not love Anthony?

      pida siouypida siouy21 dag geleden
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