According to the portal, the demand for the AMD Radeon RX 7900 video accelerator has increased rapidly in China due to the ban on the sale of Nvidia’s flagship graphics cards. iXBT.
Concerned about US sanctions and the ban on Nvidia GeForce RTX 4090 supplies, Chinese gamers have started purchasing Navi 31 GPU-based Radeon RX 7900 XT and XTX. According to the source, demand is so high that AMD may not be able to do so. it will be difficult to cope and these patterns will diminish.
The situation may worsen in the coming months, as the Navi 31 GPU shortage is expected to continue not only until the end of 2023, but also into the first quarter of 2024. There were previously rumors that AMD might be banned from supplying its flagship graphics cards to China, but so far no manufacturer has confirmed this information.
Radeon RX 7900 XT and XTX prices have already increased due to tightening sanctions. Analysts predict that the prices of these models will increase further. Moreover, if the shortage spreads to the retail segment, prices may increase further.
Previously Chinese companies I started collecting AI accelerators from gaming video cards.
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