Real World Speed
Performance profile from 492,577 user samples
492,577 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 78% EVGA(3842 6264) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 60% Zotac(19DA 1438)
Poor: 60% Great: 78%
SPEED RANK: 41st / 608
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
70.8 % 88.1 % Faster effective speed.
+24%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
211 fps 302 fps Much better texture detail.
+43%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
148 fps 176 fps Faster multi rendering.
+19%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
207 fps 264 fps Faster NBody calculation.
+28%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
162 fps 176 fps Slightly faster complex splatting.
+9%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
239 fps 354 fps Much better peak texture detail.
+48%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
165 fps 193 fps Faster peak multi rendering.
+17%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
227 fps 301 fps Much faster peak NBody calculation.
+32%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
179 fps 196 fps Slightly faster peak complex splatting.
+9%
Market Share
Based on 14,608,046 GPUs tested.
User Rating
UBM User Rating
171 % More popular.
+19%
144 %
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
5.62 % Hugely higher market share.
+109%
2.69 %
Price
Price (score)
$230 Much cheaper.
+63%
376 USD
Value
Value For Money
96.7 % Slightly better value.
+7%
90.6 %
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
246 fps 317 fps Better peak lighting effects.
+29%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
213 fps 282 fps Much better peak reflection handling.
+32%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
218 fps 268 fps Better lighting effects.
+23%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
195 fps 251 fps Better reflection handling.
+29%
Age
Newest
31 Months Slightly more recent.
+7%
33.2 Months
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The GTX 1060 is Nvidia’s third 16 nm Pascal based GPU. It follows last month’s release of the higher end GTX 1070 and 1080. The 1060 has a TDP of 120 Watts and its aftermarket variants are available right away alongside the reference Founders edition. Comparing the GTX 1060 and 970 shows that although the 1060 leads by 12% it is also currently more expensive. Nvidia rushed the release of the GTX 1060 to help retain market share that may otherwise have gone to AMD’s new Polaris based RX 480. Comparing the RX 480 and GTX 1060 shows that for pre DX12 games the 1060 edges ahead by 12%. Due to better hardware compatibility, the RX 480 is able to match the 1060 in DX12 games but this will remain a corner case until most games are optimized for DX12 (likely to take several years). The 1060 has the potential to become a hugely successful card, but that all depends on where prices settle. [Jul '16 GPUPro]

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Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) February 2019 GPU Rankings.

We calculate effective 3D speed which estimates gaming performance for the top 12 games. Effective speed is adjusted by current prices to yield value for money. Our figures are checked against thousands of individual user ratings. The customizable table below combines these factors to bring you the definitive list of top GPUs. [GPUPro]

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Intel Core i7-8700K $360Nvidia GTX 1070 $336Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $78
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $149Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $230Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $90
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