Nvidia’s RTX 2060 could make a gaming PC comeback early next month


Word of an Nvidia RTX 3000 sequence second-wind has dominated the graphics card grapevine for a whereas now, and the RTX 4070, RTX 4080, and RTX 4090 could be with us in 2022. Yet, earlier than any of that, a new leak suggests the rumoured RTX 2060 refresh could arrive early next month.

Spotted by Overlocking, the now-deleted Bilibili submit says a revitalised RTX 2060 could arrive on December 7. According to earlier reviews, the brand new GPU will include a 12GB GDDR6 reminiscence bump, whereas retaining its authentic PG161 board and TU106 silicon. Information relayed by the dependable leaker Momomo_us additionally means that customary and overclocked variations of the cardboard by Gigabyte and Windforce could be on the best way.

While the unique RTX 2060 comes near the efficiency of an RTX 3050, the brand new SKU’s VRAM improve could allow it to play trendy video games at respectable resolutions, particularly with instruments like Nvidia DLSS enabled. Naturally, the prospect of overclocking additionally means the cardboard could doubtlessly maintain its personal towards the RTX 3060, however as at all times, benchmarking could inform a totally different story.

It’s for sure that till Nvidia formally reveals the brand new RTX 2060 graphics card, it is best to take information of its arrival with a grain of salt. Even if the GPU does arrive next month, the GPU’s availability could nonetheless be affected by ongoing element shortages. That stated, RTX 3000 and AMD Radeon playing cards are going for double their MSRP, so maybe the refreshed Turning GPU will show to be an reasonably priced various.