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ASUS TUF GAMING Radeon RX 6900 XT TOP Edition
ASRock Radeon RX 6500 XT Phantom Gaming D 4GB OC

ASUS TUF GAMING Radeon RX 6900 XT TOP Edition vs ASRock Radeon RX 6500 XT Phantom Gaming D 4GB OC. Specifications, performance, tests

Overall score
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Released
Q4/2021
ASUS TUF GAMING Radeon RX 6900 XT TOP Edition
ASUS TUF GAMING Radeon RX 6900 XT TOP Edition
Released
Q1/2022
Overall score
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ASRock Radeon RX 6500 XT Phantom Gaming D 4GB OC
ASRock Radeon RX 6500 XT Phantom Gaming D 4GB OC

What's the best choice ASUS TUF GAMING Radeon RX 6900 XT TOP Edition or ASRock Radeon RX 6500 XT Phantom Gaming D 4GB OC?

We have prepared a comparison to help you choose the best graphics card. Compare their specifications and benchmarks.

ASUS TUF GAMING Radeon RX 6900 XT TOP Edition has a maximum frequency of 2.135 GHz+ 17 %. Memory size 16 GB. Memory type GDDR6. Released in Q4/2021.

ASRock Radeon RX 6500 XT Phantom Gaming D 4GB OC has a maximum frequency of 2.200 GHz. Memory size 4 GB. Memory type GDDR6. Released in Q1/2022.

Differences

  • Place in the overall ranking

    (based on several benchmarks)

    248 left arrow score
  • More memory

    75% more memory

    16 GB left arrow 4 GB

Positions in all rankings

Common positions ASUS TUF GAMING Radeon RX 6900 XT TOP Edition GPU in popular benchmarks, for comparison with other models.

  • FP32 Performance (Single-precision TFLOPS)
    301 place
  • Battlefield 5
    72 place
  • Shadow of the Tomb Raider
    240 place
  • Crypto-Mining Ethereum Hashrate (MH/s)
    296 place
  • Crypto-Mining Ergo Hashrate (MH/s)
    674 place
  • Crypto-Mining Ravencoin Hashrate (MH/s)
    511 place
  • 3DMark Benchmark
    146 place
  • Crypto-Mining Vertcoin Hashrate (MH/s)
    369 place
  • Place in the overall ranking

    (based on several benchmarks)

    2544 left arrow score
  • Higher clock speed

    Around 3% better clock speed

    2.200 GHz left arrow 2.135 GHz+ 17 %

Positions in all rankings

Common positions ASRock Radeon RX 6500 XT Phantom Gaming D 4GB OC GPU in popular benchmarks, for comparison with other models.

  • FP32 Performance (Single-precision TFLOPS)
    2217 place
  • Crypto-Mining Ethereum Hashrate (MH/s)
    2635 place
  • Crypto-Mining Ergo Hashrate (MH/s)
    2871 place
  • Crypto-Mining Ravencoin Hashrate (MH/s)
    2604 place
  • 3DMark Benchmark
    2141 place

Specifications

Technical data
ASUS TUF GAMING Radeon RX 6900 XT TOP Edition ASUS TUF GAMING Radeon RX 6900 XT TOP Edition
ASRock Radeon RX 6500 XT Phantom Gaming D 4GB OC ASRock Radeon RX 6500 XT Phantom Gaming D 4GB OC
General info

Comparison of basic technical data of graphics cards ASUS TUF GAMING Radeon RX 6900 XT TOP Edition and ASRock Radeon RX 6500 XT Phantom Gaming D 4GB OC, chip, information processing units.

  • Based on
    AMD Radeon RX 6900 XT left arrow AMD Radeon RX 6500 XT
  • GPU Chip
    Navi 21 left arrow Navi 24
  • Execution units
    80 left arrow 16
  • Shader
    5120 left arrow 1024
  • Render Output Units
    128 left arrow 32
  • Texture Units
    320 left arrow 64
Memory settings

Comparison of the amount of memory on board graphics cards. The more the better.

  • Memory Size
    16 GB left arrow 4 GB
  • Memory Type
    GDDR6 left arrow GDDR6
  • Memory Speed
    2 GHz left arrow 2.25 GHz
  • Memory Bandwith
    512 GB/s left arrow 144 GB/s
  • Memory Interface
    256 bit left arrow 64 bit
Clock frequency

Let's compare the memory frequency of graphics cards ASUS TUF GAMING Radeon RX 6900 XT TOP Edition and ASRock Radeon RX 6500 XT Phantom Gaming D 4GB OC. The higher the better.

  • Base Clock
    2.135 GHz+ 17 % left arrow 2.200 GHz
  • Boost Clock
    2.390 GHz+ 6 % left arrow 2.820 GHz
  • Avg (Game) Clock
    2.335 GHz+ 16 % left arrow 2.650 GHz+ 2 %
  • Overclocking
    Yes left arrow Yes
Thermal Management

Connectors, the number of thermal watts emitted in normal mode and at overclocking.

  • TDP
    300 W left arrow 107 W
  • TDP (up)
    -- left arrow --
  • Tjunction max
    -- left arrow 110 °C
  • PCIe-Power
    2 x 8-Pin left arrow 1 x 8-Pin
Cooler & Fans type

Types and sizes of coolers for graphics card cooling system ASUS TUF GAMING Radeon RX 6900 XT TOP Edition and ASRock Radeon RX 6500 XT Phantom Gaming D 4GB OC.

  • Fan-Type
    Axial left arrow Axial
  • Fan 1
    3 x 100 mm left arrow 2 x 90 mm
  • Fan 2
    -- left arrow --
  • Cooler-Type
    Air cooling left arrow Air cooling
  • Noise (Idle)
    0 dB / Silent left arrow 0 dB / Silent
  • Noise (Load)
    34 dB left arrow --
Interfaces

Connectivity and connections.

  • Max. Displays
    4 left arrow 2
  • HDCP-Version
    2.3 left arrow 2.3
  • HDMI Ports
    1x HDMI v2.1 left arrow 1x HDMI v2.1
  • DP Ports
    3x DP v1.4a left arrow 1x DP v1.4a
  • DVI Ports
    -- left arrow --
  • VGA Ports
    -- left arrow --
  • USB-C Ports
    -- left arrow --
Technical data

Technical data that is used to its full potential in computer games.

  • Max. resolution
    7680x4320 left arrow 7680x4320
  • DirectX
    12_2 left arrow 12_2
  • Raytracing
    Yes left arrow Yes
  • DLSS / FSR
    No left arrow No
  • LED
    ASUS Aura Sync left arrow No LED lighting
Supported Video Codecs

Built-in support for video and image compression standards.

  • h264
    Decode / Encode left arrow Decode
  • h265 / HEVC
    Decode / Encode left arrow Decode
  • VP8
    Decode / Encode left arrow Decode
  • VP9
    Decode / Encode left arrow Decode
  • AV1
    Decode left arrow No
Dimensions

The difference in size, weight and slot of the compared devices

  • Length
    320 mm left arrow 240 mm
  • Height
    140 mm left arrow 129 mm
  • Width
    58 mm left arrow 42 mm
  • Width (Slots)
    3 PCIe-Slots left arrow 2 PCIe-Slots
  • Weight
    -- left arrow 459 g
More information

Comparison of interfaces and release dates for GPU ASRock Radeon RX 6500 XT Phantom Gaming D 4GB OC and ASUS TUF GAMING Radeon RX 6900 XT TOP Edition.

  • GPU Interface
    PCIe 4.0 x 16 left arrow PCIe 4.0 x 4
  • Release date
    Q4/2021 left arrow Q1/2022
  • Release price
    -- left arrow --
  • Structure size
    7 nm left arrow 6 nm
  • Part-no
    TUF-RX6900XT-T16G-GAMING left arrow RX6500XT PGD 4GO
  • Documents
    data sheet left arrow data sheet

Benchmarks

Performance tests GPUs

Based on the results of several popular benchmarks, you can more accurately estimate the performance difference between ASUS TUF GAMING Radeon RX 6900 XT TOP Edition and ASRock Radeon RX 6500 XT Phantom Gaming D 4GB OC.

Compare synthetic benchmarks and choose the best graphics card for you!

FP32 Performance (Single-precision TFLOPS)
Benchmark FP32 is a 32-bit floating point calculation for the GPU which is required for 3D gaming
3DMark Benchmark
3DMark is designed for gamers, overclockers and system builders who want to get the most out of their hardware
Crypto-Mining Ethereum Hashrate (MH/s)
Ethash is an algorithm for mining Ethereum cryptocurrency that makes the most of the GPU
Crypto-Mining Ergo Hashrate (MH/s)
The Autolykos algorithm, on which Ergo cryptocurrency is based, allows not only modern GPUs to be used for mining, but also the past generation of GPUs
Crypto-Mining Ravencoin Hashrate (MH/s)
Hashrate mining Ravencoin cryptocurrency on the KawPoW algorithm is fastest on modern video cards

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