AMD has launched the latest generation of workstation graphics cards, the AMD Radeon PRO W6000 Series. This time, AMD is targeting professional users. There are three SKUs, namely AMD Radeon PRO W6800, AMD Radeon PRO W6600, and AMD Radeon PRO W6600M. The two SKUs are first intended for desktops. While the AMD Radeon PRO W6600M is here for laptops.
The Advantages AMD Radeon PRO W6000 Series
AMD Radeon PRO W6000 Series is designed and optimized to help professionals get their job done. Includes architectural design workloads, ultra-high-resolution media projects, complex engineering and design simulations, and advanced image and video editing applications. As the highest series, W6800 is claimed as the fastest AMD RDNA workstation graphics card with better efficiency. The W6800 is the GPU world’sRDNA2 first to have 32GB of GDDR6 internal memory.
Based on the AMD Navi 21 GPU, the W6800 has a boost clock of 2.3 GHz, 3840 cores, and a TDP of 250 watts. Using technology PCle high-bandwidth4.0, this graphics card supports up to two 8K resolution displays or six 4K resolution displays.
While the W6600 comes as an affordable solution with lower specifications. Comes with an AMD Navi 23 GPU, this GPU has 8GB of GDDR6 internal memory, 1792 cores, a boost clock of 2.9 GHz, and a TDP of 100 watts. The display supports up to four 4K displays or one 8K display. For the laptop version, the W6600M has specifications similar to the desktop version. It’s just that some configurations are adapted to OEMs where the TDP is in the range of 65 to 90 watts.
The AMD Radeon PRO W6800 is now available and retails for $2,249. AMD Radeon PRO W6600 itself is only present in the range of the third quarter of 2021 at a price of $649. Meanwhile, AMD Radeon PRO W6600M will be present on the HP Funry ZBook G8 workstation laptop around July 2021.