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Core i9-9980XE and Radeon RX 6600 XT - No Mans Sky - 1920 × 1080 (FHD (1080p))

Bottleneck calculation for Intel Core i9-9980XE and AMD Radeon RX 6600 XT with screen resolution of 1920 × 1080 pixels for No Mans Sky.


Intel Core i9-9980XE is processor manufactured by Intel and launched in Q4 2018 . It's using FCLGA2066 socket. It has 18 cores and 36 threads with clock of 3 GHz that can turbo clock itself to 4.5 GHz . This processor is used in Desktop devices and can consume up to 165 watts of power .

AMD Radeon RX 6600 XT is graphic card manufactured by AMD and launched in Q3 2021 . It's using PCIe 4.0 x8 bus type. It has core clock of 1968 MHz and 8192 MB (8GB) of memory . It supports OpenGL 4.6 . This graphic card is used in Desktop devices and can consume up to 160 watts of power .

Calculator result

Intel Core i9-9980XE and AMD Radeon RX 6600 XT will work great together on 1920 × 1080 pixels screen resolution for No Mans Sky.

This configuration has 1.3% of processor bottleneck . Everything less than 5% should not be concerned major bottleneck.

Component utilizations

While playing No Mans Sky game, processor Intel Core i9-9980XE will be utilized 100.0% and graphic card AMD Radeon RX 6600 XT will be utilized 98.7% .

Processor bottleneck is worse, than graphic card bottleneck, because utilization of your processor will be on maximum and it will throttle other programs that are ran in background. Also you won't experience maximal performances that your graphic card offers.


You can resolve this by upgrading your processor or by downgrading your graphic card. Downgrading your graphic card doesn't make much sense and in that case is better to leave current graphic card in you computer.


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