Sapphire Radeon RX 6900 XT Nitro+ Flagship Big Navi Graphics Card Unveiled, Features Triple-Fan Cooling & A Small Factory Overclock

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Sapphire has just unveiled the Radeon RX 6900 XT Nitro+ graphics card, the fastest custom variant in its Big Navi products. The Radeon RX 6900 XT Nitro+ comes with everything you expect of a fast, custom-built graphics card such as an improved cooling solution, a non-reference PCB design & a factory overclock to top it up.

Sapphire Radeon RX 6900 XT Nitro+ Custom Graphics Card Unveiled, Flagship Big Navi Gets Huge Triple-fan Cooling Solution

The Radeon RX 6900 XT Nitro+ from Sapphire is shown to be a massive triple-fan cooled graphics card. Two of the fans feature 9 blades each while the one at the end features 12 fan blades and as such, we can expect them to push lots of airflow towards the central heatsink assembly.

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The card features a massive metal backplate and it does extend beyond the length of the PCB. There's a cutout at the backside to let air pass through the aluminum fins. You can also spot an RGB Nitro+ logo which looks great with the whole aesthetics of the card.

The card is said to feature a 2.7 slot design and from the looks of it, features a large aluminum heatsink beneath the shroud which features 6 massive heat pipes. The heatsink is made up of a Wave Fin design with V-shaped fins which allow more air to flow through it for efficient heat dissipation.

As for clock speeds, the Radeon RX 6900 XT Nitro+ card is rated at a boost clock of up to 2285 MHz which is a nominal 25 MHz factory overclock over the reference 2250 MHz boost clock. The Radeon RX 6800 XT Nitro+ comes with a much higher boost clock rated at 2360 MHz but given the custom design, we can expect the card to offer decent overclocking capabilities. Power is provided through dual 8-pin connectors but the TGP of the graphics card is rated at 340W. Display outputs include the standard 3 Display Ports and a single HDMI output.

Sapphire gave its Radeon RX 6800 XT Nitro+ an SE (Special Edition) treatment so we can expect the same being done for the Radeon RX 6900 XT Nitro+. The pricing of the card has not been revealed but expect it to cost over $1000 USD easily. Expect the card to hit retail in the coming weeks.

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