Flagship Intel Arc Alchemist desktop graphics card spotted with 2.4 GHz GPU clock

Intel Arc Alchemist might feature a high clock speed of 2.4 GHz

Intel Arc Alchemist has been spotted running 2400 MHz clock speed during the Geekbench OpenCL test.

The card which is supposedly running on “Coffee Lake Client Platform” is most likely under testing at Intel’s or an undisclosed board partner’s labs. According to data collected by Geekbench software, the system was equipped with a Core i9-9600K processor with 6 cores and 6 threads.

Intel Arc Alchemist engineering sample, Source: VideoCardz

The Xe Graphics with 512 Compute Units refers to the Arc Alchemist graphics card equipped with DG2-512 GPU. This is the flagship model from the upcoming series, most likely a desktop GPU at this point, which is now officially launching in the second quarter this year.

Intel Arc GPU with 512 EUs and 2.4 GHz GPU clock, Source: Geekbench

Arc Alchemist card scored 85448 points in the overall OpenCL test:

Intel Arc GPU with 512 EUs OpenCL benchmark result, Source: Geekbench

With a score of 85448 points, this engineering sample enters the performance segment of GeForce RTX 20 Turing GPUs, such as RTX 2070/2060. It is nowhere near the rumored RTX 3070Ti / 3070 series yet. Bear in mind though, OpenCL is not a gaming benchmark, and probably not a focus for the Intel team for Arc Alchemist GPUs right now.

Geekbench V5 OpenCL Performance
VideoCardz.com Overall Score vs Arc ES
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 Ti 171%
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Ti 170%
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 158%
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 Ti 141%
Nvidia GeForce RTX 2080 SUPER 132%
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 124%
AMD Radeon RX 6700 XT 119%
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 SUPER 114%
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 111%
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 100%
INTEL Arc Alchemist 512EU ES 100%
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 SUPER 100%

The overall score may not be at RTX 3070 level yet, however individual results are quite close as shown in the chart made by @ 326powah.

Intel Arc GPU with 512 EUs OpenCL benchmark result, Source: @ 326powah

Source: Geekbench via @BenchLeaks

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