Several versions of the AMD Radeon RX 6900 XT graphics card were 30% cheaper than the suggested retail price in US retail. On the website of the online shop new egg This model from Gigabyte and ASRock is reportedly priced at $699 Tom’s hardware. The price reduction mainly affected the basic versions of the graphics card – there were also more expensive options, especially with highly efficient air or liquid cooling.
When the Radeon RX 6900 XT model was officially launched, there was no hope of being able to buy it at a suggested retail price of $999 – then the cryptocurrency mining boom was in full swing. Now the situation has changed dramatically: the Gigabyte Gaming OC and ASRock Phantom Gaming D versions are sold for $ 699. MSI Gaming turned out to be a bit more expensive – $729. In all cases, these are graphics cards with three basic coolers.
It was interesting to watch the price dynamics of the RX 6900 XT in 2022. In May, the retail appearance of a video card at the suggested retail price was seen as a blessing. In June, you could buy it at a sale with a promo code and discount card for $720. Today within $730 were just three items of merchandise.
By the way, the products of the NVIDIA warehouse are also becoming cheaper – a week ago the flagship GeForce RTX 3090 from EVGA lost $ 1,000 in price. This generosity from the premium manufacturer is likely due to the desire to thoroughly prepare for the upcoming announcement of the GeForce RTX 40 series.