AMD’s new $269 Radeon RX 7600 GPU targets the 1080p ‘sweet spot’

A screenshot taken from an AMD slideshow announcing that the Radeon RX 7600 GPU is available on May 25th for $269.
The Radeon RX 7600 is available on May 25th starting at $269. | Image: AMD

AMD has unveiled the Radeon RX 7600, a $269 entry-level graphics card powered by the company’s RDNA 3 architecture. Announced on Wednesday, the RX 7600 is designed to hit 60fps while running games at 1080p, providing an affordable GPU option for gamers who aren’t chasing 4K performance.

This is the first desktop GPU in the Radeon RX 7000 lineup to rock a price below $300 — not only is it cheaper than the $329 RX 6600 at launch, but VideoCardz reports that AMD cut the price at the last minute from the $299 figure originally shared with press and influencers. That updated pricing probably isn’t a coincidence considering AMD revealed the Radeon RX 7600 just days after Nvidia announced the $299 RTX 4060, which is similarly positioned for the…

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