GIGABYTE Radeon RX 5600 XT : Now 180W Strong!

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GIGABYTE just gave the Radeon RX 5600 XT Gaming OC 6G a major, MAJOR performance boost!

Find out WHAT happened, and how YOU can enjoy this FREE performance boost too!

 

GIGABYTE Radeon RX 5600 XT Gaming OC 6G

When GIGABYTE announced their Radeon RX 5600 XT Gaming OC 6G, it was really just another overclocked version of the Radeon RX 5600 XT, no different from the SAPPHIRE PULSE RX 5600 XT we just reviewed.

But they just released a BIOS update that not only makes it much, MUCH faster… it also makes the Radeon RX 5600 XT Gaming OC 6G the fastest RX 5600 XT card currently available in the market.

GIGABYTE Radeon RX 5600 XT : Now 180W Strong!

 

New GIGABYTE Radeon RX 5600 XT Gaming OC Specifications

In this table, we compare the specifications of the newly-boosted GIGABYTE Radeon RX 5600 XT Gaming OC with the original launch specifications, as well as the Radeon RX 5700, and the reference Radeon RX 5600 XT specifications.

SpecificationsRadeon RX
5700
GIGABYTE
RX 5600 XT
Gaming OC
(180W)
GIGABYTE
RX 5600 XT
Gaming OC
(150W)
Radeon RX
5600
Total Graphics Power185 W180 W150 W150 W
Stream Processors2304230423042048
Game Clock1465 MHz1670 MHz1560 MHz1375 MHz
Boost Clock1725 MHz1750 MHz1620 MHz1560 MHz
TMUs144144144144
Game Texture Rate211.0 GT/s240.5 GT/s224.6 GT/s198.0 GT/s
Max. Texture Rate248.4 GT/s252.0 GT/s233.3 GT/s224.6 GT/s
ROPs64646464
Game Pixel Rate93.8 GP/s106.9 GP/s99.8 GP/s88.0 GP/s
Max. Pixel Rate110.4 GP/s112.0 GP/s103.7 GP/s99.8 GP/s
Memory Size8 GB6 GB6 GB6 GB
Memory TypeGDDR6GDDR6GDDR6GDDR6
Memory Speed14 Gbps14 Gbps12 Gbps12 Gbps
Bus Width256-bit192-bit192-bit192-bit
Bandwidth448 GB/s336 GB/s288 GB/s288 GB/s
PCIe InterfacePCIe 4.0 x16PCIe 4.0 x16PCIe 4.0 x16PCIe 4.0 x16

This BIOS update totally changes the GIGABYTE Radeon RX 5600 XT Gaming OC. It is much faster than the reference Radeon RX 5600 XT specifications.

In fact, it has higher texture and pixel fill rates than Radeon RX 5700! The Radeon RX 5700 only beats it in memory size, and memory bandwidth.

 

Where To Get Its Power-Up BIOS?

Due to the last minute change by AMD, many of the early GIGABYTE Radeon RX 5600 XT Gaming OC cards shipped at the original specifications.

For those whose Radeon RX 5600 XT Gaming OC card is still using the original BIOS, you can update and install the BIOS update, to enjoy the FREE performance boost!

Please make sure you follow the BIOS update instructions.

ModelSKUBIOS VersionChangesDownload Links
Radeon RX 5600 XT
Gaming OC 6G
GV-
R56XTGAMING
OC-6GD
FA0TGP : 150W to 180W
Game Clock : 1560MHz to 1670MHz
Boost Clock : 1620MHz to 1750MHz
Memory : 1500MHz to 1750MHz
Global

Please note that only the Gaming OC 6G model has received the power-up BIOS. Their WINDFORCE OC model has yet to receive any power-up BIOS update.

Recommended : AMD Radeon RX 5600 XT BIOS Guide : Power Up Now!

 

GIGABYTE Radeon RX 5600 XT Gaming OC 6G : Where To Buy?

Here is where you can purchase the GIGABYTE Radeon RX 5600 XT Gaming OC 6G :

 

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