Average Bench: 56.3% (51st of 621)

Based on 658,138 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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Average average bench

The Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB averaged 43.6% 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) 222fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 209fps

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB is just 10.2%. 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) 196fps
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones) 212fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 658,138 samples)
Min Avg Max
200 Lighting 222 242
176 Reflection 196 209
188 Parallax 212 237
56.9% 210 fps
Min Avg Max
138 MRender 148 160
192 Gravity 209 224
149 Splatting 162 176
55.5% 173 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
EVGA(3842 6264) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2062 MHz, MLim: 2401 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 431.60
Lighting 255
Reflection 218
Parallax 234
65% 236 fps
MRender 187
Gravity 233
Splatting 180
64% 200 fps
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 417.35
Lighting 232
Reflection 197
Parallax 213
59% 214 fps
MRender 149
Gravity 216
Splatting 168
57% 178 fps
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 436.15
Lighting 224
Reflection 202
Parallax 216
58% 214 fps
MRender 144
Gravity 196
Splatting 165
53% 168 fps
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 20,847,510 GPUs tested.

 Popular Cards

Based on statistics from 658,138 user benchmarks.

Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price (Approx. $285 @ launch in Jul '16)
Zotac(19DA 1438) 9% 56% ± 3%
Zotac GTX 1060 6GB AMP
ZT-P10600B-10M
AmazonUS $2908 days
OutletPCUS $4008 months
Zotac GTX 1060 6GB Mini
ZT-P10600A-10L
AmazonUS $3601 day
Gigabyte(1458 371A) 8% 56% ± 3%
Gigabyte GTX 1060 6GB Windforce OC
GV-N1060WF2OC-6GD
EbayUS $3559 mins
AmazonUS $3585 mins
MSI(1462 3283) 8% 56% ± 3%
MSI GTX 1060 6G Armor OC
GeForce GTX 1060 ARMOR 6G OC
AmazonUS $4005 mins
EbayUS $4728 mins
MSI GTX 1060 6G Armor OCV1
GTX 1060 ARMOR 6G OCV1
AmazonUS $3195 mins
OutletPCUS $3873 months
EbayUS $40012 mins
MSI(1462 3281) 7% 57% ± 2%
MSI GTX 1060 6GB Gaming X
GeForce GTX 1060 GAMING X 6G
EbayUS $2999 mins
AmazonUS $3987 days
OutletPCUS $4006 months
Asus(1043 85AC) 6% 58% ± 3%
Asus GTX 1060 6GB ROG STRIX OC
STRIX-GTX1060-O6G-GAMING
EbayUS $28712 mins
BHPhotoUS $3693 months
OutletPCUS $3904 months
AmazonUS $4196 days
EVGA(3842 6163) 6% 57% ± 3%
EVGA GTX 1060 6GB Gaming SC
06G-P4-6163-KR
OutletPCUS $3644 months
AmazonUS $4205 mins
Nvidia(10DE 11D7) 5% 55% ± 3%
MSI(1462 8C94) 4% 55% ± 2%
MSI GTX 1060 6GB 6GT OCV1
GeForce GTX 1060 6GT
AmazonUS $2501 month
EbayUS $29011 mins
Nvidia(10DE 1C03) 4% 57% ± 4%
Asus(1043 85B6) 3% 56% ± 4%
Asus GTX 1060 6GB Dual OC
DUAL-GTX1060-O6G
AmazonUS $2306 hrs
BHPhotoUS $3257 months
EbayUS $51410 mins
Asus(1043 85AB) 3% 57% ± 3%
Asus GTX 1060 6GB TURBO
TURBO-GTX1060-6G
OutletPCUS $3704 months
AmazonUS $44515 days
EVGA(3842 6161) 2% 54% ± 3%
EVGA GTX 1060 6GB Gaming
06G-P4-6161-KR
EbayUS $3409 mins
AmazonUS $3505 mins
Asus(1043 8618) 2% 55% ± 3%
Gigabyte(1458 3739) 2% 58% ± 2%
Gigabyte GTX 1060 6GB G1 Gaming R2
GV-N1060G1GAM-6GD R2
OutletPCUS $3305 months
AmazonUS $4005 mins
Asus(1043 85AE) 2% 57% ± 1%
Asus GTX 1060 6GB Dual OC
DUAL-GTX1060-O6G
AmazonUS $2306 hrs
BHPhotoUS $3257 months
OutletPCUS $4506 months
EbayUS $5149 mins
EVGA(3842 6264) 2% 57% ± 3%
Asus(1043 863E) 2% 56% ± 2%
Asus(1043 85C5) 2% 56% ± 3%
EVGA(3842 6267) 1% 59% ± 3%
EVGA GTX 1060 6GB Gaming SSC
06G-P4-6267-KR
EbayUS $29912 mins
AmazonUS $3895 mins
MSI(1462 3490) 1% 55% ± 1%
Asus(1043 85A4) 1% 55% ± 2%
Asus GTX 1060 6GB ROG STRIX
STRIX-GTX1060-6G-GAMING
AmazonUS $3701 month
OutletPCUS $3903 months
Gigabyte(1458 3716) 1% 59% ± 2%
Gigabyte GTX 1060 6GB G1 Gaming
GV-N1060G1GAMING-6GD
AmazonUS $4088 months
PNY(196E 119F) 1% 56% ± 2%
PNY GTX 1060 6GB
VCGGTX10606PB
AmazonUS $3005 mins
EbayUS $3558 mins
PNY GTX 1060 6GB OC
VCGGTX10606XGPB-OC
AmazonUS $3005 mins
EbayUS $37914 mins
Sapphire(174B 2438) 1% 56% ± 0%
Device(0000 0000) 1% 56% ± 3%
Asus(1043 872C) 1% 54% ± 5%
Gigabyte(1458 3718) 1% 57% ± 1%
Device(1B4C 11D7) 1% 52% ± 4%
Asus(1043 862C) 1% 56% ± 1%
Gigabyte(1458 3771) 1% 57% ± 3%
Gigabyte(1458 3777) 1% 59% ± 3%
Gigabyte(1458 3775) 1% 59% ± 2%
Asus(1043 8641) 1% 56% ± 1%
Asus(1043 863F) 1% 55% ± 3%
Asus(1043 85B7) 1% 55% ± 2%
Dell(1028 11D7) 1% 55% ± 2%
Asus(1043 85E0) 1% 57% ± 1%
Gainward(10B0 1C03) 1% 55% ± 1%
Gainward GTX 1060 6GB Pheonix GS
426018336-3736
EVGA(3842 6268) 1% 59% ± 2%
EVGA(3842 6265) 0% 56% ± 10%
Gigabyte(1458 371D) 0% 59% ± 0%
Gigabyte GTX 1060 6GB Xtreme Gaming
GV-N1060XTREME-6GD
AmazonUS $38024 months
Asus(1043 85A6) 0% 55% ± 0%
EVGA(3842 6368) 0% 58% ± 4%
Gigabyte(1458 3741) 0% 57% ± 0%
Asus(1043 865B) 0% 54% ± 1%
Gigabyte(1458 3780) 0% 56% ± 2%
HP(103C 8439) 0% 56% ± 1%
PNY(196E 11D8) 0% 57% ± 1%
PNY(196E 11D7) 0% 56% ± 1%
EVGA(3842 6262) 0% 58% ± 0%
MSI(1462 3282) 0% 0% ± 0%
MSI GTX 1060 6GB Gaming
GTX 1060 GAMING 6G
EbayUS $40011 mins
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Gaming
Gaming 55%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus PRIME B350-PLUS - $100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $547

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 Comments

Added 3 years ago.

Excellent (edit your comment) Add link

2 days ago.

Works greeattt

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


Poor

4 days ago.

I dont care i love it


Excellent

2 days ago.

good performance for the money


Good

14 days ago.

This GPU delivers great value!


Good

9 days ago.

Awesome video card.


Good

11 days ago.

Pretty good but you can get better for a similar price. I have the dell version so it looks weird but I still love it.


Excellent

7 days ago.

Because i have it x)


Excellent

9 hrs ago.

Runs cool, costs cheap, has room for overclock undervolting mantaining good temps.


Poor

7 days ago.

I like the twin frozr architecture


Good

4 days ago.

Had one, but the RX 580 gives better FPS is most games, and better 0.1% lows, idk.


Liked

6 days ago.

Suggestion  totaltech24.blogspot.in/...

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


Good

6 days ago.

This is probably the best card for 1080p gaming (at least from Nvidia). Too good, in fact. Be aware, however, that the GTX 1060 is being gimped by drivers as of this message. For now, use the 430.xx series drivers to get the best performance.


Terrible

3 days ago.

КЛАССНАЯ ВИДЮХА!


Good

19 hrs ago.

ZAC OWNS ONE


Poor

24 days ago.

Very nice budget card. Perfect for 1080p.


Poor

6 days ago.

p/p good


Good

14 days ago.

Best choice for eSport titles!


Excellent

14 hrs ago.

Comes in handy


Excellent

17 days ago.

It is still a capable gaming card, which doesn't use much power and runs relatively cool. Personally, i had no issue with 6 gb of vram buffer. But i've realized that the bus width becomes a limiting factor, because i get a performance uplift by overclocking the memory and not the core.


Terrible

11 days ago.

perfect and good graphic card gaming for 1080p


Good

13 days ago.

love it. it is verk nice. i love it.


Excellent

15 days ago.

Ive been wanting this graphics card for at least a year and a half and today i finally got it and i was so excited.Before this i had a 760 2gb and before that a 750 1gb so this was quite the upgrade.So far ive played the witcher 3 and rainbow six siege and the difference is amazing.The witcher 3 on medium is running at a smooth 70 fps and on high at a smooth 50 fps,but turning off hairworks boosts the fps.Before i had 30 fps on medium so this was incredible.I play rainbow six siege on low because the game is competitive and i like to play on max frames so before i had 100 fps and now i have 150,and i can play on max settings without anti aliasing and have 80 fps.I am so happy i finally got this great card.Its also much quitier than my 760.


Good

1 month ago.

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


Good

13 hrs ago.

Good GPU's but if i had a 1060-3GB id rather jump to a 1070 8Gb or 1080


Good

14 days ago.

baaaaad value

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Terrible

10 days ago.

No.


Excellent

12 days ago.

AMAZING


Average

21 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

4 days ago.

Because GTX 1060 is Awesome Can Give 60 fps on stunning games


Terrible

25 days ago.

suck my weenie cum cum cum cum cum cum cum poop fag


Good

3 years ago.


Excellent

24 days ago.

love it


Excellent

2 months ago.

Cheap and fast, bang for the buck, console killer.


Terrible

1 month ago.

best graphic card ever price and performance


Excellent

1 month ago.

w4etw


Excellent

4 months ago.

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


Excellent

1 month ago.

very good and can run literally everything


Good

16 months ago.

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


Good

4 months ago.

The card everyone has.


Good

3 years ago.

like a 970, but better and less expensive.


Good

17 days ago.

Personally i'd go an RX 580 8GB over this, but it's still a decently positioned card. Efficient and a good performer for people mostly playing Nvidia titles, it won't let down in that regard.


Good

2 days ago.

Powerfull, Low power consumption ,decent price Only i dont know WHY is also produced 3gb version !!! That memory is bottleneck of GPU processor ,for little lower price ..... RX 580 8gb is better purchase like GTX 1060 3gb and without fun in my country is MSI GeForce GTX 1060 3GT OC for 172€ and Sapphire Radeon RX 580 Pulse 8gb fo 175€.... for 5gb more memory only 3€ higher price..... No doubt i like Nvidia but I would buy RX580 8gb Yes GPU processor is better on Nvidia but 2/3 more memory is perfect reason for what bought AMD


Excellent

2 years ago.

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


Excellent

3 years ago.


Excellent

11 months ago.

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


Outstanding

3 years ago.

upgraded from a 670 gtx ichill


Very good

2 years 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

18 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!


Average

3 months ago.

Its just okay. It develops good textures but isn't capable for 4k.


Good

22 months ago.

Solid card for a "cheap" price


Excellent

20 months ago.

bought in november 2017. pretty solid card.


Good

6 months ago.

Reasonable price for very great performance


Terrible

2 months ago.

Outclassed by the RX 580.


Excellent

2 years ago.

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


Excellent

13 months ago.

Perfect card for 1080p


Excellent

13 months ago.

неплохо гонится, хорошо играет за свои деньги


Good

11 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


Excellent

9 months 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

2 years ago.

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


Excellent

2 years 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

16 months ago.

Fantastic, no issues, runs everything spot on


Good

16 days ago.

if you cannnot get a good rx 580, get this one. still good enough for most of the games out there @ 1080p. nvidia gsync sucks though. brands to get: asus (strix gaming OC) or msi (gaming x) or evga (ssc gaming)


Good

3 years ago.

nice and easy


Excellent

3 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

21 months ago.

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


Good

7 months ago.

was unique at the time and dominated high end 1080p, only challenged by the loud r9 290x and recent rx 580


Good

2 years ago.

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


Excellent

24 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

11 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.


Average

9 months ago.

A solid GPU but a bit overrated.


Average

7 months ago.

The 3gb version is way cheaper.


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

2 years ago.

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


Excellent

2 years 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

2 years 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

19 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

12 months ago.

better than my old R7 370


Excellent

11 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.


Excellent

2 years ago.

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


Excellent

23 months ago.

BEST


Excellent

15 months ago.

Runs all Games smooth and nice Today on Full HD


Excellent

19 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

18 months ago.

quiet n very fast


Excellent

13 months ago.

it is just like that i love it


Poor

10 months ago.

Bad memory management.


Good

10 months ago.

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


Excellent

10 months ago.

Very good for the price


Terrible

3 months ago.

Super slow with games .


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