Average Bench: 70.8% (34th of 599)

Based on 459,273 user benchmarks.  Devices: 10DE 1C03, 10DE 1C06 Model: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 6GB

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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Good average bench

The Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB averaged 29.2% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat) 219fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 207fps

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB is just 19.4%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot) 194fps
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm) 160fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 459,273 samples)
Min Avg Max
168 Lighting 219 246
164 Reflection 194 212
175 Parallax 213 240
67% 208 fps
Min Avg Max
136 MRender 148 162
187 Gravity 207 227
142 Splatting 160 178
73.7% 172 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 398.82
Lighting 235
Reflection 211
Parallax 248
74% 232 fps
MRender 151
Gravity 221
Splatting 177
78% 183 fps
EVGA(3842 6264) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 417.71
Lighting 235
Reflection 208
Parallax 242
73% 228 fps
MRender 151
Gravity 222
Splatting 166
77% 180 fps
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 417.35
Lighting 235
Reflection 202
Parallax 216
71% 218 fps
MRender 150
Gravity 219
Splatting 172
77% 180 fps
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 417.35
Lighting 231
Reflection 191
Parallax 233
72% 218 fps
MRender 151
Gravity 212
Splatting 166
76% 176 fps
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 417.71
Lighting 216
Reflection 189
Parallax 224
68% 210 fps
MRender 147
Gravity 198
Splatting 159
72% 168 fps
459,273 MORE »

 Game FPS Estimates

Average fps @ 1080p with maximum detail settings for 12 popular games:

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive: 161 fps PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds: 69 fps Grand Theft Auto V: 61 fps Fortnite: 101 fps League of Legends: 187 fps Overwatch: 101 fps Battlefield 1: 70 fps The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt: 58 fps DOTA 2: 136 fps World of Warcraft: 77 fps World of Tanks: 106 fps Battlefield 4: 99 fps

 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 13,884,818 GPUs tested.

 Popular Cards

Based on statistics from 459,273 user benchmarks.

Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price (Approx. $285 @ launch in Jul '16)
Zotac(19DA 1438) 9% 69% ± 10%
Zotac GTX 1060 6GB AMP
ZT-P10600B-10M
AmazonUS $30010 mins
OutletPCUS $40014 hrs
Zotac GTX 1060 6GB Mini
ZT-P10600A-10L
EbayUS $30123 mins
AmazonUS $32110 mins
MSI(1462 3281) 9% 72% ± 6%
MSI GTX 1060 6GB Gaming X
GeForce GTX 1060 GAMING X 6G
OutletPCUS $3183 months
AmazonUS $31910 mins
EbayUS $36327 mins
MSI(1462 3283) 9% 72% ± 2%
MSI GTX 1060 6G Armor OC
GeForce GTX 1060 ARMOR 6G OC
AmazonUS $50010 mins
MSI GTX 1060 6G Armor OCV1
GTX 1060 ARMOR 6G OCV1
EbayUS $27919 mins
AmazonUS $30910 mins
OutletPCUS $32914 hrs
Gigabyte(1458 371A) 7% 68% ± 13%
Gigabyte GTX 1060 6GB Windforce OC
GV-N1060WF2OC-6GD
AmazonUS $27011 hrs
EbayUS $27027 mins
Nvidia(10DE 11D7) 7% 71% ± 5%
EVGA(3842 6163) 6% 70% ± 10%
EVGA GTX 1060 6GB Gaming SC
06G-P4-6163-KR
EbayUS $28027 mins
AmazonUS $28510 mins
OutletPCUS $29514 hrs
Nvidia(10DE 1C03) 5% 70% ± 6%
Asus(1043 85AC) 4% 75% ± 3%
Asus GTX 1060 6GB ROG STRIX OC
STRIX-GTX1060-O6G-GAMING
AmazonUS $29510 mins
EbayUS $29521 mins
NeweggUS $2955 hrs
OutletPCUS $34014 hrs
BHPhotoUS $3743 months
EVGA(3842 6161) 4% 68% ± 6%
EVGA GTX 1060 6GB Gaming
06G-P4-6161-KR
AmazonUS $29310 mins
EbayUS $31428 mins
Gigabyte(1458 3739) 3% 73% ± 6%
Gigabyte GTX 1060 6GB G1 Gaming R2
GV-N1060G1GAM-6GD R2
AmazonUS $28010 mins
OutletPCUS $30914 hrs
MSI(1462 8C94) 3% 71% ± 4%
MSI GTX 1060 6GB 6GT OCV1
GeForce GTX 1060 6GT
AmazonUS $28910 mins
EbayUS $32919 mins
Asus(1043 85B6) 3% 73% ± 3%
Asus GTX 1060 6GB Dual OC
DUAL-GTX1060-O6G
AmazonUS $2971 day
BHPhotoUS $3205 hrs
EbayUS $33016 mins
Asus(1043 8618) 2% 71% ± 3%
EVGA(3842 6264) 2% 75% ± 2%
EVGA(3842 6267) 2% 70% ± 10%
EVGA GTX 1060 6GB Gaming SSC
06G-P4-6267-KR
EbayUS $29919 mins
AmazonUS $3194 days
NeweggUS $35015 days
Device(0000 0000) 2% 67% ± 13%
Asus(1043 85AE) 2% 73% ± 2%
Asus GTX 1060 6GB Dual OC
DUAL-GTX1060-O6G
AmazonUS $2971 day
BHPhotoUS $3205 hrs
EbayUS $33027 mins
OutletPCUS $35114 hrs
Asus(1043 85AB) 1% 69% ± 4%
Asus GTX 1060 6GB TURBO
TURBO-GTX1060-6G
AmazonUS $2504 hrs
EbayUS $25027 mins
OutletPCUS $30014 hrs
Gigabyte(1458 3775) 1% 70% ± 10%
Gigabyte(1458 3716) 1% 76% ± 4%
Gigabyte GTX 1060 6GB G1 Gaming
GV-N1060G1GAMING-6GD
EbayUS $36428 mins
AmazonUS $3653 days
Asus(1043 85A4) 1% 72% ± 3%
Asus GTX 1060 6GB ROG STRIX
STRIX-GTX1060-6G-GAMING
AmazonUS $29510 mins
OutletPCUS $37014 hrs
EbayUS $37021 mins
NeweggUS $3705 hrs
Gigabyte(1458 3718) 1% 71% ± 2%
PNY(196E 119F) 1% 69% ± 6%
PNY GTX 1060 6GB
VCGGTX10606PB
AmazonUS $28910 mins
EbayUS $29226 mins
PNY GTX 1060 6GB OC
VCGGTX10606XGPB-OC
AmazonUS $27010 mins
NeweggUS $3155 hrs
EbayUS $43124 mins
Asus(1043 85C5) 1% 72% ± 1%
MSI(1462 3282) 1% 67% ± 8%
MSI GTX 1060 6GB Gaming
GTX 1060 GAMING 6G
EbayUS $25717 mins
Gigabyte(1458 3771) 1% 75% ± 3%
Gainward(10B0 1C03) 1% 75% ± 2%
Gainward GTX 1060 6GB Pheonix GS
426018336-3736
Asus(1043 85B7) 1% 60% ± 26%
Dell(1028 11D7) 1% 70% ± 3%
Asus(1043 85A6) 1% 72% ± 2%
Nvidia(10DE 1C06) 1% 73% ± 3%
EVGA(3842 6262) 0% 72% ± 2%
Gigabyte(1458 3720) 0% 74% ± 5%
Asus(1043 85E0) 0% 72% ± 3%
Asus(1043 854A) 0% 68% ± 7%
Asus(1043 8619) 0% 70% ± 2%
Asus(1043 863E) 0% 71% ± 4%
MSI(1462 3490) 0% 69% ± 2%
MSI(1462 3289) 0% 75% ± 1%
Asus(1043 862C) 0% 72% ± 1%
Gigabyte(1458 3741) 0% 71% ± 3%
Device(7377 0000) 0% 73% ± 2%
Asus(1043 872C) 0% 72% ± 1%
HP(103C 8439) 0% 58% ± 19%
Gigabyte(1458 3776) 0% 77% ± 0%
PNY(196E 11D7) 0% 71% ± 0%
Asus(1043 8641) 0% 69% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 3757) 0% 77% ± 0%
Nvidia(10DE 1284) 0% 69% ± 0%
EVGA(3842 6265) 0% 77% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 371D) 0% 0% ± 0%
Gigabyte GTX 1060 6GB Xtreme Gaming
GV-N1060XTREME-6GD
AmazonUS $38015 months
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Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus PRIME B350-PLUS - $85

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 105% - Outstanding Total price: $662

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 Comments

Added 2 years ago.

Excellent (edit your comment) Add link

1 day ago.

Never had any problems!

Deal 

Comment 

Very Good Spec for the Price, Solid Performance, Good range of Aftermarket cards with strong overclocking potential. Perfect if the 1070 is just out of your budget and will be competitive for at least 1 year.—Jan '17


Excellent

10 days ago.

This GPU delivers great value!


Poor

16 hrs ago.

Best bang for your buck


Poor

5 hrs ago.

bb


Poor

9 hrs ago.

kaan ünal


Good

6 hrs ago.

Can be better but i like it


Poor

12 hrs ago.

Very good at MSI GL62MVR 7RFX


Excellent

1 day ago.

Not to bad


Good

1 day ago.

Best GPU for gaming on 1080p 60fps Medium to High settings


Excellent

7 hrs ago.

I have the same GPU and it works grat in games and workstation


Excellent

30 days ago.

Suggestion  totaltech24.blogspot.in/...

Build a Good Gaming PC for cheap price (46k INR)


Poor

6 days ago.

Very good performance and good value for money


Excellent

10 days ago.

It is so good and cheap.


Excellent

13 hrs ago.

This GPU is veri underrated. WHY????


Good

4 days ago.

Good Performance For A Good Price


Good

3 days ago.

perfect and good graphic card gaming for 1080p


Poor

21 days ago.

Best 1080p gaming experience


Poor

1 day ago.

been using it for 1 year now its not the best one out there but its great


Excellent

5 hrs ago.

good


Poor

18 days ago.

This is imho the best GPU for 300 €, can run all new games without a single problem with high if not ultra settings. Running WoW on ultra and still get in a busy raid 120FPS.


Excellent

8 days ago.

Not strong enough for 2560x1440 144hz monitor, really dissapointed

Info  www.userbenchmark.com/...

benchmark 2560x1440 Monitor 144 Hz


Excellent

7 days ago.

smece ne kukur


Good

2 days ago.

It's a good GPU for a good price


Excellent

18 days ago.

THE BEST!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


Excellent

15 days ago.

ITS DIRT


Excellent

4 days ago.

Too much driver cheating and too many lies about the hardware ("With 4GB ram!* (*only some of it is accessible but don't tell anyone!). The Intel of GPUs.


Terrible

18 days ago.

its freaking great i can run any game 1080p ultra settings on 60fps


Excellent

23 days ago.

it looks better and has better performance


Excellent

11 days ago.

The best Price-Quiality


Good

10 days ago.

Have one myself and it's insane for the price


Excellent

6 days ago.

Good value


Good

2 years ago.


Good

4 months ago.

best graphic card ever price and performance


Good

1 month ago.

My friend is going to geet this, so i must hate


Good

7 months ago.

it has more vram and honestly for the price this is better


Good

2 years ago.

like a 970, but better and less expensive.


Excellent

2 years ago.


Excellent

2 months ago.

Trying to get this card soon..I ought to upgrade from a 4GB 1050 Ti


Outstanding

2 years ago.

upgraded from a 670 gtx ichill


Very good

20 months ago.

The 200$ Contender from Nvidia, you should also consider the RX 580 before buying but there are no winners you can choose the one best suited for the games you play


Excellent

16 months ago.

I have one (Asus STRIX), and it's AMAZING!


Excellent

9 months ago.

Excellent! OC C-2253Mhz and M-5004Mhz! 92% Score! Silent, but Deadly! I guess that's why ARMOR OCV1's are so expensive now!


Good

13 months ago.

Solid card for a "cheap" price


Excellent

11 months ago.

bought in november 2017. pretty solid card.


Excellent

2 years ago.

Bought this card for 210 USD. Excellent value for the money.


Excellent

4 months ago.

Perfect card for 1080p


Excellent

4 months ago.

неплохо гонится, хорошо играет за свои деньги


Excellent

1 day ago.

It serves me well in gaming and editing. For it's price tag it works extremely well and my card overclocked very well.


Excellent

22 months ago.

Excellent GPU for 1080p gaming. Cheap and reliable too. But reviews said that not much a difference in speed for 3GB & 6GB.


Excellent

15 months ago.

Great GPU, perfect for 1080p, or wetting your feet in 1440. Got a mini on sale, and it runs a little warmer then I would like but there's no thermal throttling, the clocks stay stable so I won't complain. Adding an extra $5 case fan and creating a positive environment inside helped the temps out. If you are considering this then don't hesitate when it's on sale.


Excellent

7 months ago.

Fantastic, no issues, runs everything spot on


Good

2 years ago.

nice and easy


Excellent

2 years ago.

i love my new gpu the best i ever have till today


Outstanding

2 years ago.

I have the Gigabyte GTX 1060 Windforce 6GB. I run it at a +185 mhz offset for a 2088 mhz peak clock and have the vram clocked at 9600(!) mhz. It's totally stable with only a 15% jump in voltage. The temp hardly ever peaks over 62c, the fans are pretty quiet, and I gained a ton of performance.


Very good

12 months ago.

Great card if you could find for less than 260 dollars in 2017


Good

21 months ago.

Price is approx. 22k when it comes to Indian Rupees.


Excellent

15 months ago.

Havent pushed it limits but it seems to be solid card. Design looks well even without backplate. For those who need good value for money without unnecessary parts its a great pick. It also offers serious power for GPU rendering.


Good

2 months ago.

Even if this time I went with the Red team. I need to give Nvidia the credit, when it's due. Pascal is was and maintain the lead on this past generation over Polaris. (the refresh was ok received at best). If I was more cautious with my purchase i should be having this card over RX 580; for a couple of factors like: price, efficiency and availability.That being said, i think that what I should bought is a 1070 to satisfied my needs, without a question.


Good

2 months ago.

This is great if you're looking for a graphics card for 1080p 60fps in most games and maybe up to 144fps in games like cs:go and overwatch


Very good

2 years ago.

Nejlepší volba při výběru GPU do 10k. V klasickém FHD zvládá veškeré hry bez jakýchkoli problémů a kvalitou je na tom o dost lépe jak RX 480.


Outstanding

2 years ago.

Amazing GPU With easy OC and Stable in 2100mhz


Very good

24 months ago.

Absolutely love it! Got it from ASUS and was a massive upgrade from my old XFX R7 250 (2GB ed.)


Excellent

18 months ago.

If you have an older graphics card, like the 750Ti, this upgrade is worth it. It will allow you to run most new games at high settings at 60fps.


Good

16 months ago.

This has been my upgrade from my flagship GTX 960. This 1060 6GB is an awesome card and does hold its weight however it's no 1080. If you're a serious gamer start from the Gtx 1070 series. However, if you're on a budget like myself this is the best MONEY for FPS!


Excellent

10 months ago.

Really is a perfect sweet spot gaming (and/or mining) card, I can get away with high side graphics on almost everything. Mining hash rate ~19 MHz.


Excellent

3 months ago.

better than my old R7 370


Excellent

2 months ago.

Luckily purchased this one before the mining era hit its peak. As far as my 1080p gaming goes, nothing stands in its way... yet.


Average

5 days ago.

A solid GPU but a bit overrated.


Excellent

22 months ago.

Got mine to bench at 81.3% which puts it at the number 6 slot of GPU performance!


Excellent

14 months ago.

BEST


Excellent

6 months ago.

Runs all Games smooth and nice Today on Full HD


Excellent

10 months ago.

Easily the most valuable graphics card on the market, in my opinion. My EVGA GTX 1060 6GB SC has so much headroom available running at the factory overclock of 1830 MHz up to my overclock of 2012 MHz with great stability. With the choice of 3GB or 6GB and SC version, it has the options you might need. The money to go up to a 1070 or 1070 TI is too much of a cost/performance boost. To go down in price to a 1050 OR 1050 TI you are going to miss a lot of the performance you would be able to get for a small cost.


Excellent

9 months ago.

quiet n very fast


Excellent

4 months ago.

it is just like that i love it


Poor

1 month ago.

Bad memory management.


Good

1 month ago.

lower power consumption, does not turn into a oven, and great price


Excellent

1 month ago.

Very good for the price


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