Highly anticipated: With Nvidia’s Ampere-based shopper graphics playing cards across the nook, MSI has simply registered 29 codes with the Eurasian Economic Commission that look like the upcoming merchandise. Based on MSI’s entries for the RTX 20 collection, the brand new codes seek advice from the RTX 3090, RTX 3080, and RTX 3070.
As reported by PC Gamer, MSI by no means truly named the playing cards within the database, referring to them solely as ‘video cards.’ While there are 29 entries, they appear to cowl a number of variations of three completely different fashions: 602-V388, 602-V389, and 602-V390. There’s additionally a 602-3889, although PC Gamer notes this seems like a typo.
Assuming MSI follows its earlier naming system, the decrease the quantity, the higher-spec the cardboard. With the RTX 20 collection, V375 referred to the RTX 2060, V373 was the RTX 2070, V372 playing cards have been the RTX 2080, and V371 referred to RTX 2080 Ti playing cards. If the identical applies to the next-gen merchandise, V388 is the RTX 3090, V389 is the RTX 3080, and the 4 V390 codes belong to the RTX 3070.
While MSI has registered 29 codes—14 for V388, 11 for V389, and 4 for V390—that doesn’t imply we’ll see 29 new Ampere graphics playing cards arrive this yr; the corporate might be registering them in preparation for future launches.
With Nvidia’s GeForce Special Event happening on September 1, there was a slew of Ampere leaks and rumors just lately. We noticed the primary photos of the monstrous RTX 3090, which is able to reportedly include a really excessive worth. There was additionally a database entry detailing a number of the RTX 3080’s specs. We’ll discover out Nvidia’s plans when it reveals all on September 1.