GeForce GTX 1060 Overview

GeForce GTX 1060
Memory: 6144Mb GDDR5DESKTOP
Release date: 10 Jul 2016
GeForce GTX 1060

Core Configuration

GPU GP106
Architecture Nvidia_Pascal
Shaders : TMUs : ROPs 1280 : 80 : 48
Performance 3855.00 GFLOPs

Memory Configuration

Memory Size 6144 Mb
Memory Bus Width 192 bit
Memory Speed 2002 MHz
8008 MHz effective
Memory Bandwidth 192.20 Gb/s

Summary

Relative performance

  • GeForce RTX 2080 Ti
    292%
  • GeForce RTX 2080
    247%
  • Geforce GTX TITAN Xp
    242%
  • GeForce GTX 1080 Ti
    228%
  • GeForce GTX TITAN X (Pascal)
    225%
  • GeForce RTX 2070
    188%
  • Radeon RX Vega 64
    180%
  • GeForce GTX 1080
    177%
  • GeForce RTX 2060
    167%
  • GeForce GTX 1070 Ti
    162%
  • Radeon RX Vega 56
    158%
  • GeForce GTX 1070
    142%
  • GeForce GTX 980 Ti
    128%
  • Radeon RX 590
    128%
  • Radeon R9 390X
    112%
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    110%
  • Radeon RX 580
    109%
  • Radeon R9 FURY
    100%
  • GeForce GTX 980
    100%
  • GeForce GTX 1060 3 GB
    100%
  • GeForce GTX 1060
    100%
  • Radeon RX 480
    98%
  • Radeon R9 Nano
    96%
  • Radeon RX 570
    95%
  • Radeon RX 470
    88%
  • GeForce GTX 970
    82%
  • GeForce GTX 780 Ti
    65%
  • GeForce GTX 1050 Ti
    57%
  • GeForce GTX 1050 3 GB
    45%
  • GeForce GTX 1050
    40%

Performance summary, based on benchmarks charts.

The GeForce GTX 1060 is a graphics card released by Nvidia on 10 Jul 2016. The graphics card houses the GP106 die, based on the Nvidia_Pascal architecture which packs 4,400 million transistors on a 16 nm, 200 mm2 die.

GeForce GTX 1060 pros and cons

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


Specifications


Compared to similar performing cards

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Shader units12802304204811522304
ROPs4832324832
Graphics processorGP106EllesmereEllesmereGP106Ellesmere
Process size16 nm14 nm14 nm16 nm14 nm
Memory6144 Mb GDDR5 (2002 MHz
8008 MHz effective)
8192 Mb GDDR5 (2000 MHz
8000 MHz effective)
4096 Mb GDDR5 (1650 MHz
6600 MHz effective)
3072 Mb GDDR5 (2002 MHz
8008 MHz effective)
8192 Mb GDDR5 (2000 MHz
8000 MHz effective)
Memory bus width192 bit256 bit256 bit192 bit256 bit
Memory bandwidth192.20 Gb/s256.00 Gb/s211.20 Gb/s192.20 Gb/s256.00 Gb/s
Release date10 Jul 20161 Apr 20171 Apr 201718 Aug 201629 Jun 2016

Benchmarks

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

  • Radeon RX 580
    59
  • Radeon RX 480
    54
  • Radeon RX 570
    52
  • GeForce GTX 1060 3 GB
    52
  • GeForce GTX 1060
    52

FPS (higher is better)

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

  • Radeon RX 580
    38
  • Radeon RX 480
    35
  • Radeon RX 570
    34
  • GeForce GTX 1060
    34

FPS (higher is better)

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

  • Radeon RX 580
    19
  • Radeon RX 570
    17
  • Radeon RX 480
    17
  • GeForce GTX 1060
    17

FPS (higher is better)

Middle-Earth Shadow of War

  • Radeon RX 580
    61
  • GeForce GTX 1060
    59
  • Radeon RX 480
    53
  • Radeon RX 570
    52

FPS (higher is better)

Middle-Earth Shadow of War

  • Radeon RX 580
    43
  • GeForce GTX 1060
    39
  • Radeon RX 480
    38
  • Radeon RX 570
    36

FPS (higher is better)

Middle-Earth Shadow of War

  • Radeon RX 580
    24
  • GeForce GTX 1060
    22
  • Radeon RX 480
    21
  • Radeon RX 570
    20

FPS (higher is better)