GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB GDDR5X vs Radeon RX 580

GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB GDDR5X
Memory: 6144Mb GDDR5X DESKTOP
Release date: UNRELEASED
GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB GDDR5X
Radeon RX 580
Memory: 8192Mb GDDR5 DESKTOP
Release date: 1 Apr 2017
Radeon RX 580

Summary

Reasons to consider GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB GDDR5X

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

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 GDDR5X Radeon RX 580
GPU Name GP104 () vs Ellesmere (Ellesmere XT)
Fab Process 16 nm vs 14 nm
Die Size 314 mm² vs 232 mm²
Transistors 7,200 million vs 5,700 million
Shaders 1280 vs 2304
Compute Units 10 vs 36
Core clock 1506 MHz vs 1120 MHz
ROPs 48 vs 32
TMUs 80 vs 144

Memory Configuration

GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB GDDR5X Radeon RX 580
Memory Type GDDR5X vs GDDR5
Bus Width 192 bit vs 256 bit
Memory Speed 1001 MHz
8008 MHz effective
vs 2000 MHz
8000 MHz effective
Memory Size 6144 Mb vs 8192 Mb

Additional details

GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB GDDR5X Radeon RX 580
TDP 120 watts vs 150 watts
Release Date UNRELEASED vs 1 Apr 2017

Raw Performance comparison

Pixel Rate

  • GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB GDDR5X
    82.03 GP/s
  • Radeon RX 580
    40.50 GP/s

GigaPixels - higher is better

Texel Rate

  • GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB GDDR5X
    136.70 GT/s
  • Radeon RX 580
    182.30 GT/s

GigaTexels - higher is better

Memory bandwidth

  • GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB GDDR5X
    192.20 GB/s
  • Radeon RX 580
    256.00 GB/s

GB/s - higher is better

Single precision performance

  • GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB GDDR5X
    4375.00 GFLOPs
  • Radeon RX 580
    5834.00 GFLOPs

GFLOPs - higher is better