Intel at the moment introduced the pricing and availability info for its flagship desktop graphics card. The Intel Arc A770 desktop GPU will begin at $329 and be out there beginning October 12.
The A770 is the firm’s flagship desktop graphics card and one in every of the three which have been introduced to this point (the different two being the A380 and the A750). The A770 relies on the Arc 7 GPU, which options the full complement of 32 Xe Cores and ray tracing models. It additionally options 8GB and 16GB reminiscence choices. The A770 may even help XeSS, Intel’s AI-based picture reconstruction and tremendous sampling method.
It’s essential to notice that Intel talked about the beginning worth for the A770, which is able to possible solely be the 8GB mannequin. The firm hasn’t introduced worth for its personal Limited Edition mannequin (pictured above) that options 16GB.
To put the worth into context, the A770 prices the identical in October 2022 as the Nvidia RTX 3060 did again in January 2021 (on paper, a minimum of). As for efficiency, Intel has beforehand claimed that the A770 roughly matches or barely outperforms the 3060 at 1080p in ray tracing titles.
The playing cards are stated to be on their approach to reviewers so we should always have extra concrete efficiency numbers quickly.