GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB 9Gbps vs Radeon RX 580 XTR

GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB 9Gbps
Memory: 6144Mb GDDR5DESKTOP
Release date: 20 Apr 2017
GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB 9Gbps
Radeon RX 580 XTR
Memory: 8192Mb GDDR5DESKTOP
Release date: 18 Apr 2017
Radeon RX 580 XTR

Summary

Reasons to consider GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB 9Gbps

65 watts lower power draw. This might be a strong point if your current power supply is not enough to handle the Radeon RX 580 XTR .
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 XTR

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

No clear winner declared

We have no data to declare a winner at this time.



Specifications

Core Configuration

GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB 9GbpsRadeon RX 580 XTR
GPU NameGP106 (GP106-410-A1)vsPolaris 20 (Polaris 20 XTR)
Fab Process16 nmvs14 nm
Die Size200 mm²vs232 mm²
Transistors4,400 millionvs5,700 million
Shaders1280vs2304
Compute Units10vs36
Core clock1506 MHzvs1257 MHz
ROPs48vs32
TMUs80vs144

Memory Configuration

GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB 9GbpsRadeon RX 580 XTR
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 XTR
TDP120 wattsvs185 watts
Release Date20 Apr 2017vs18 Apr 2017

Raw Performance comparison

Pixel Rate

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

GigaPixels - higher is better

Texel Rate

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

GigaTexels - higher is better

Memory bandwidth

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

GB/s - higher is better

Single precision performance

  • GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB 9Gbps
    4375.00 GFLOPs
  • Radeon RX 580 XTR
    6175.00 GFLOPs

GFLOPs - higher is better