What simply occurred? Newegg is profiting from the falling costs and improved availability of graphics playing cards by launching a retail website devoted completely to GPUs. Visitors to JustGPU.com not solely get to seek for playing cards based mostly on a lot of totally different specs, equivalent to reminiscence measurement and most size, however may also use the benchmarking device that features FPS figures for common video games.
After what looks like an eternity of graphics playing cards being so costly they reached 3 times MSRP, we’re lastly seeing the market normalize. Some playing cards are actually beneath MSRP, and Nvidia is decreasing costs to clear an extra of inventory.
Newegg desires to make the method of shopping for a GPU rather a lot easier with its JustGPU.com website. The touchdown web page affords the choice of leaping straight into the shop, attempting the benchmark device, seeing the 5 hottest AIB makers’ merchandise, and testing some unique gross sales; the Sapphire Pulse AMD Radeon RX 6800, a card we awarded 95 in our assessment, is down to only $599.
The buying part has an in depth variety of search parameters, from usuals equivalent to card kind, producer, and value, to extra technical data equivalent to core and increase clock, beneficial PSU wattage, and slot width. The website is just promoting current-gen RTX 3000 and Radeon RX 6000 playing cards, although.
Probably probably the most fascinating a part of JustGPU.com is the benchmark device. It permits customers to pick playing cards from totally different producers and examine their specs, recreation efficiency, and Time Spy rating. It’s particularly helpful if you wish to purchase a selected card, say an RTX 3080, from a particular producer however need to see how the totally different manufacturers match up.
Newegg says that each the given framerates and Time Spy scores are estimations based mostly on system configurations. The knowledge is supplied by 3DMark straight and never Newegg, so the precise outcomes could differ.
Newegg has additionally supplied barely extra in-depth data on every card’s gaming efficiency. Clicking on the field on the backside of every itemizing directs to a bit the place guests can choose their most well-liked decision and CPU. However, the latter alternative is proscribed to Intel or Ryzen 5, 7, and 9, moderately than particular processor fashions, however the outcomes nonetheless give a ballpark determine. Check out our evaluations and comparisons in order for you extra correct outcomes.
Newegg launched a characteristic on its essential website final month that enables guests trying to purchase a pre-built PC to choose a mannequin based mostly on their most well-liked decision and 4 favourite video games. Again, the accuracy of the FPS/Time Spy outcomes could differ as they’re simply estimates.