AMD Radeon RX 6800 graphics card now available in India
AMD Radeon RX 6800 is now available through online and offline retail channels in India. AMD announced the Radeon RX 6000 series late last month. It comprises three new graphics cards: AMD Radeon RX 6800, AMD Radeon RX 6800 XT, and the top-end AMD Radeon RX 6900 XT. While AMD has not disclosed pricing details for the Radeon RX 6800 XT and Radeon RX 6900 XT, the company has announced the suggested retail price (SEP) for the Radeon RX 6800.
AMD Radeon RX 6800 Price in India, Availability
AMD Radeon RX 6800, made by the chipmaker itself, is priced at Rs. 45,999 (SEP) in India, excluding GST. SEP rates are set by the manufacturing company, but are subject to inflation based on retail / distribution margins and shortages. At the time of writing, the Radeon RX 6800 is not listed in AMD India online store still. Not many online retailers have listed the AMD Radeon RX 6800 yet. It has been listed at Rs. 55.999 in Prime ABGB and at Rs. 65,000 in Vedant computers, both branded Sapphire.
The Radeon RX 6800 and Radeon RX 6800 XT add-on board (AIB) models will be available through partners beginning November 25, the company said in a statement. AIB refers to AMD’s manufacturing partners such as Asus, EVGA, XFX, and others. Pricing for the Radeon RX 6800 XT is being kept under wraps.
AMD Announced a November release date for the Radeon RX 6000 series in October. The new AMD series faces NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3000 series what was Announced in September and was released globally later that month. The GeForce RTX 3000 series starts at Rs. 51,000 and goes up to Rs. 1.52,000, for RTX 3070 and RTX 3090, respectively.
At the time of the announcement of the Radeon RX 6000 series, AMD Graphics Corporate Vice President and General Manager Scott Herkelman said in a prepared statement: “The new AMD Radeon RX 6800, RX 6800 XT and RX 6900 XT graphics cards offer 4K and world-class 1440p performance on top AAA titles, new levels of immersion with stunning lifelike visuals and must-have features that deliver the best gaming experiences. “