Intel as we speak 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 corporate’s flagship desktop graphics card and one of many three which have been introduced up to now (the opposite two being the A380 and the A750). The A770 is predicated on the Arc 7 GPU, which options the total complement of 32 Xe Cores and ray tracing models. It additionally options 8GB and 16GB reminiscence choices. The A770 may also assist XeSS, Intel’s AI-based picture reconstruction and tremendous sampling approach.
It is vital to notice that Intel talked about the beginning value for the A770, which is able to seemingly solely be the 8GB mannequin. The corporate hasn’t introduced value for its personal Restricted Version mannequin (pictured above) that options 16GB.
To place the value into context, the A770 prices the identical in October 2022 because the Nvidia RTX 3060 did again in January 2021 (on paper, not less than). 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.