GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB 9Gbps vs Radeon RX 580

GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB 9Gbps
Memory: 6144Mb GDDR5DESKTOP
Release date: 20 Apr 2017
GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB 9Gbps
Radeon RX 580
Memory: 8192Mb GDDR5DESKTOP
Release date: 1 Apr 2017
Radeon RX 580

Summary

Gaming performance index

  • GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB 9Gbps
    100%
  • Radeon RX 580
    110%

Relative performance

Reasons to consider GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB 9Gbps

Supports PhysX.
Supports G-Sync.
Supports ShadowPlay (allows game streaming/recording with minimum performance penalty).
Supports Direct3D 12 Async Compute.

Reasons to consider Radeon RX 580

10% higher gaming performance.
Supports Direct3D 12 Async Compute.
Supports FreeSync.
Supports ReLive (allows game streaming/recording with minimum performance penalty).
Supports TrueAudio.

Radeon RX 580

HWBench recommends Radeon RX 580

The Radeon RX 580 is the better performing card based on the game benchmark suite used (24 combinations of games and resolutions).



Specifications

Core Configuration

GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB 9GbpsRadeon RX 580
GPU NameGP106 (GP106-410-A1)vsEllesmere (Ellesmere XT)
Fab Process16 nmvs14 nm
Die Size200 mm²vs232 mm²
Transistors4,400 millionvs5,700 million
Shaders1280vs2304
Compute Units10vs36
Core clock1506 MHzvs1120 MHz
ROPs48vs32
TMUs80vs144

Memory Configuration

GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB 9GbpsRadeon RX 580
Memory TypeGDDR5vsGDDR5
Bus Width192 bitvs256 bit
Memory Speed2256 MHz
9024 MHz effective
vs2000 MHz
8000 MHz effective
Memory Size6144 Mbvs8192 Mb

Additional details

GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB 9GbpsRadeon RX 580
TDP120 wattsvs150 watts
Release Date20 Apr 2017vs1 Apr 2017

Raw Performance comparison

Pixel Rate

  • GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB 9Gbps
    82.03 GP/s
  • Radeon RX 580
    40.50 GP/s

GigaPixels - higher is better

Texel Rate

  • GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB 9Gbps
    136.70 GT/s
  • Radeon RX 580
    182.30 GT/s

GigaTexels - higher is better

Memory bandwidth

  • GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB 9Gbps
    216.60 GB/s
  • Radeon RX 580
    256.00 GB/s

GB/s - higher is better

Single precision performance

  • GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB 9Gbps
    4375.00 GFLOPs
  • Radeon RX 580
    5834.00 GFLOPs

GFLOPs - higher is better


Game benchmarks

Ashes Of The Singularity

High Quality Mode, 8 millon samples, 2xMSAA, DirectX 12, Windows 10 x64

  • GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB 9Gbps
    49
  • Radeon RX 580
    58

FPS (higher is better)

Battlefield 1

Ultra Quality, DirectX 12, Windows 10 x64

  • GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB 9Gbps
    79
  • Radeon RX 580
    99

FPS (higher is better)

Battlefield 1

Ultra Quality, DirectX 12, Windows 10 x64

  • GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB 9Gbps
    60
  • Radeon RX 580
    73

FPS (higher is better)

Battlefield 1

Ultra Quality, DirectX 12, Windows 10 x64

  • GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB 9Gbps
    31
  • Radeon RX 580
    38

FPS (higher is better)

Deus Ex Mankind Divided

High Quality preset DirectX 12, windows 10 x64

  • GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB 9Gbps
    63
  • Radeon RX 580
    71

FPS (higher is better)

Deus Ex Mankind Divided

High Quality preset DirectX 12, windows 10 x64

  • GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB 9Gbps
    40
  • Radeon RX 580
    45

FPS (higher is better)

Deus Ex Mankind Divided

High Quality preset DirectX 12, windows 10 x64

  • GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB 9Gbps
    20
  • Radeon RX 580
    22

FPS (higher is better)

Doom (2016)

Ultra, TSSAA 8tx, ASync on, Vsync off, VULKAN, Windows 10 x64

  • GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB 9Gbps
    122
  • Radeon RX 580
    138

FPS (higher is better)

Doom (2016)

Ultra, TSSAA 8tx, ASync on, Vsync off, VULKAN, Windows 10 x64

  • GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB 9Gbps
    80
  • Radeon RX 580
    86

FPS (higher is better)

Doom (2016)

Ultra, TSSAA 8tx, ASync on, Vsync off, VULKAN, Windows 10 x64

  • GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB 9Gbps
    39
  • Radeon RX 580
    43

FPS (higher is better)

F1 2017

Ultra quality,TTA,Melbourne,DirectX11,Windows 10 x64

  • GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB 9Gbps
    76
  • Radeon RX 580
    79

FPS (higher is better)

F1 2017

Ultra quality,TTA,Melbourne,Windows 10 x64

  • GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB 9Gbps
    34
  • Radeon RX 580
    34

FPS (higher is better)

Gears of War 4

Ultra Quality, DirectX 12, Windows 10 x64

  • GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB 9Gbps
    83
  • Radeon RX 580
    87

FPS (higher is better)

Gears of War 4

Ultra Quality, DirectX 12, Windows 10 x64

  • GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB 9Gbps
    54
  • Radeon RX 580
    56

FPS (higher is better)

Gears of War 4

Ultra Quality, DirectX 12, Windows 10 x64

  • GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB 9Gbps
    26
  • Radeon RX 580
    27

FPS (higher is better)

Hitman (2016)

Ultra quality,16:1 HQ-AF,DirectX 12, windows 10 x64

  • GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB 9Gbps
    82
  • Radeon RX 580
    91

FPS (higher is better)

Hitman (2016)

Ultra quality,16:1 HQ-AF,DirectX 12, windows 10 x64

  • GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB 9Gbps
    58
  • Radeon RX 580
    67

FPS (higher is better)

Hitman (2016)

Ultra quality,16:1 HQ-AF,DirectX 12, windows 10 x64

  • GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB 9Gbps
    35
  • Radeon RX 580
    37

FPS (higher is better)

Rise Of The Tomb Raider

Very High Details, Pure Hair On, FXAA/HBAO+ enabled, 16x AF, DirectX12, Windows 10 x64

  • GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB 9Gbps
    78
  • Radeon RX 580
    80

FPS (higher is better)

Rise Of The Tomb Raider

Very High Details, Pure Hair On, FXAA/HBAO+ enabled, 16x AF, DirectX12, Windows 10 x64

  • GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB 9Gbps
    52
  • Radeon RX 580
    54

FPS (higher is better)

Rise Of The Tomb Raider

Very High Details, Pure Hair On, FXAA/HBAO+ enabled, 16x AF, DirectX12, Windows 10 x64

  • GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB 9Gbps
    26
  • Radeon RX 580
    28

FPS (higher is better)

Sniper Elite 4

Ultra Quality, DirectX 12, Windows 10 x64

  • GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB 9Gbps
    70
  • Radeon RX 580
    80

FPS (higher is better)

Sniper Elite 4

Ultra Quality, DirectX 12, Windows 10 x64

  • GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB 9Gbps
    52
  • Radeon RX 580
    58

FPS (higher is better)

Sniper Elite 4

Ultra Quality, DirectX 12, Windows 10 x64

  • GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB 9Gbps
    29
  • Radeon RX 580
    34

FPS (higher is better)