Average Bench: 70.8% (45th of 611)

Based on 545,221 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 15.8%. 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) 195fps
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm) 161fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 545,221 samples)
Min Avg Max
190 Lighting 219 245
175 Reflection 195 212
177 Parallax 211 241
66.9% 209 fps
Min Avg Max
138 MRender 148 161
187 Gravity 207 226
143 Splatting 161 178
73.7% 172 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 417.71
Lighting 243
Reflection 209
Parallax 224
73% 225 fps
MRender 152
Gravity 224
Splatting 177
79% 184 fps
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 419.67
Lighting 216
Reflection 195
Parallax 203
65% 205 fps
MRender 149
Gravity 209
Splatting 162
74% 173 fps
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 419.35
Lighting 218
Reflection 195
Parallax 206
66% 206 fps
MRender 142
Gravity 202
Splatting 163
72% 169 fps
Asus(1043 8618) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 388.13
Lighting 96.1
Reflection 127
Parallax 189
40% 138 fps
MRender 141
Gravity 214
Splatting 168
75% 174 fps
545,221 MORE »

 Game FPS Estimates

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

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive: 160 fps PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds: 68 fps Fortnite: 101 fps Grand Theft Auto V: 61 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: 107 fps Battlefield 4: 99 fps

 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 15,665,574 GPUs tested.

 Popular Cards

Based on statistics from 545,221 user benchmarks.

Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price (Approx. $285 @ launch in Jul '16)
Zotac(19DA 1438) 9% 69% ± 7%
Zotac GTX 1060 6GB AMP
ZT-P10600B-10M
AmazonUS $33027 days
OutletPCUS $4002 months
Zotac GTX 1060 6GB Mini
ZT-P10600A-10L
AmazonUS $35752 mins
EbayUS $43235 secs
Gigabyte(1458 371A) 9% 70% ± 7%
Gigabyte GTX 1060 6GB Windforce OC
GV-N1060WF2OC-6GD
AmazonUS $3009 hrs
EbayUS $3436 mins
MSI(1462 3281) 8% 72% ± 4%
MSI GTX 1060 6GB Gaming X
GeForce GTX 1060 GAMING X 6G
AmazonUS $33052 mins
EbayUS $3696 mins
OutletPCUS $40013 hrs
MSI(1462 3283) 7% 71% ± 6%
MSI GTX 1060 6G Armor OC
GeForce GTX 1060 ARMOR 6G OC
AmazonUS $40023 days
MSI GTX 1060 6G Armor OCV1
GTX 1060 ARMOR 6G OCV1
AmazonUS $34052 mins
OutletPCUS $35813 hrs
EbayUS $37759 mins
Asus(1043 85AC) 6% 73% ± 10%
Asus GTX 1060 6GB ROG STRIX OC
STRIX-GTX1060-O6G-GAMING
EbayUS $3401 hr
AmazonUS $35052 mins
BHPhotoUS $3695 hrs
NeweggUS $37020 days
OutletPCUS $37113 hrs
EVGA(3842 6163) 6% 73% ± 3%
EVGA GTX 1060 6GB Gaming SC
06G-P4-6163-KR
EbayUS $2906 mins
AmazonUS $30052 mins
OutletPCUS $30522 days
Nvidia(10DE 11D7) 4% 72% ± 3%
Asus(1043 85B6) 3% 73% ± 2%
Asus GTX 1060 6GB Dual OC
DUAL-GTX1060-O6G
AmazonUS $2958 hrs
BHPhotoUS $32525 days
EbayUS $40357 mins
Asus(1043 85AB) 3% 70% ± 5%
Asus GTX 1060 6GB TURBO
TURBO-GTX1060-6G
AmazonUS $33852 mins
OutletPCUS $35013 hrs
EbayUS $3755 mins
EVGA(3842 6161) 3% 69% ± 2%
EVGA GTX 1060 6GB Gaming
06G-P4-6161-KR
AmazonUS $31552 mins
EbayUS $3806 mins
Asus(1043 85AE) 3% 69% ± 11%
Asus GTX 1060 6GB Dual OC
DUAL-GTX1060-O6G
AmazonUS $2958 hrs
BHPhotoUS $32525 days
EbayUS $4036 mins
OutletPCUS $42413 hrs
MSI(1462 8C94) 3% 69% ± 6%
MSI GTX 1060 6GB 6GT OCV1
GeForce GTX 1060 6GT
AmazonUS $27952 mins
EbayUS $31859 mins
Nvidia(10DE 1C03) 3% 70% ± 15%
Gigabyte(1458 3739) 2% 72% ± 14%
Gigabyte GTX 1060 6GB G1 Gaming R2
GV-N1060G1GAM-6GD R2
AmazonUS $3102 days
OutletPCUS $33013 hrs
EVGA(3842 6264) 2% 72% ± 7%
Asus(1043 8618) 2% 72% ± 3%
Asus(1043 85A4) 2% 68% ± 13%
Asus GTX 1060 6GB ROG STRIX
STRIX-GTX1060-6G-GAMING
AmazonUS $3556 days
OutletPCUS $37013 hrs
EbayUS $3701 hr
NeweggUS $3705 hrs
Device(0000 0000) 2% 71% ± 4%
Gigabyte(1458 3716) 2% 75% ± 1%
Gigabyte GTX 1060 6GB G1 Gaming
GV-N1060G1GAMING-6GD
EbayUS $3647 mins
AmazonUS $4081 month
EVGA(3842 6267) 2% 72% ± 8%
EVGA GTX 1060 6GB Gaming SSC
06G-P4-6267-KR
EbayUS $3201 hr
NeweggUS $3502 months
AmazonUS $4003 days
Asus(1043 85C5) 1% 69% ± 9%
MSI(1462 3282) 1% 73% ± 4%
MSI GTX 1060 6GB Gaming
GTX 1060 GAMING 6G
EbayUS $36958 mins
Gigabyte(1458 3771) 1% 66% ± 9%
PNY(196E 119F) 1% 73% ± 4%
PNY GTX 1060 6GB
VCGGTX10606PB
AmazonUS $33052 mins
EbayUS $3694 mins
PNY GTX 1060 6GB OC
VCGGTX10606XGPB-OC
NeweggUS $2301 month
AmazonUS $32052 mins
Asus(1043 872C) 1% 70% ± 1%
Dell(1028 11D7) 1% 69% ± 4%
Gigabyte(1458 3775) 1% 69% ± 11%
EVGA(3842 6262) 1% 72% ± 4%
Asus(1043 85B7) 1% 71% ± 4%
Asus(1043 854A) 1% 71% ± 5%
Asus(1043 8641) 1% 71% ± 1%
Gigabyte(1458 3718) 1% 71% ± 1%
Gigabyte(1458 3720) 1% 74% ± 5%
Asus(1043 8619) 1% 71% ± 1%
Gainward(10B0 1C03) 0% 74% ± 1%
Gainward GTX 1060 6GB Pheonix GS
426018336-3736
Asus(1043 863E) 0% 64% ± 11%
MSI(1462 3490) 0% 69% ± 3%
EVGA(3842 6265) 0% 71% ± 2%
Sapphire(174B 2438) 0% 66% ± 11%
Device(7377 2001) 0% 71% ± 0%
Device(107D 2770) 0% 75% ± 4%
EVGA(3842 6368) 0% 76% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 3741) 0% 70% ± 4%
Asus(1043 865B) 0% 70% ± 2%
Nvidia(10DE 1C06) 0% 71% ± 4%
HP(103C 8439) 0% 71% ± 1%
Gigabyte(1458 3777) 0% 77% ± 1%
PNY(196E 11D8) 0% 63% ± 14%
PNY(196E 11D7) 0% 72% ± 1%
Zotac(19DA 3438) 0% 76% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 371D) 0% 0% ± 0%
Gigabyte GTX 1060 6GB Xtreme Gaming
GV-N1060XTREME-6GD
AmazonUS $38017 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: 106% - Outstanding Total price: $644

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 Comments

Added 2 years ago.

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8 hrs ago.

Mijo sucks doodoo

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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


Good

5 days ago.

Have got this one for low price but is worse than my former RX 580 8GB


Good

18 days ago.

This GPU delivers great value!


Poor

1 day ago.

VR ready beast of a GPU


Terrible

3 days ago.

price bad


Excellent

20 hrs ago.

noice


Poor

6 hrs ago.

rip


Excellent

8 days ago.

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


Excellent

1 day ago.

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


Liked

4 days ago.

Suggestion  totaltech24.blogspot.in/...

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


Poor

3 days ago.

It's amazing at 1080p and can run most games at 2k


Good

2 days ago.


Excellent

18 hrs ago.

5


Good

15 days ago.

10


Excellent

4 days ago.

I have this card for 1 year and 7 months and it's still one of the best value-for-money choices for 1080p 60fps gaming.


Excellent

8 days ago.

perfect and good graphic card gaming for 1080p


Good

3 days ago.

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


Excellent

5 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.


Poor

1 month ago.

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

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Excellent

12 days ago.

It's a good GPU for a good price


Good

1 day ago.

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


Good

8 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.


Excellent

29 days ago.

it looks better and has better performance


Excellent

6 days ago.

very good


Good

1 month ago.

Have one myself and it's insane for the price


Good

2 years ago.


Excellent

1 month ago.

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


Average

21 days ago.

best graphic card ever price and performance


Good

3 months ago.

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


Good

10 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

4 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

22 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

18 months ago.

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


Excellent

12 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

15 months ago.

Solid card for a "cheap" price


Excellent

14 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

7 months ago.

Perfect card for 1080p


Excellent

6 months ago.

неплохо гонится, хорошо играет за свои деньги


Excellent

2 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

24 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

17 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

9 months ago.

Fantastic, no issues, runs everything spot on


Good

4 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


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

14 months ago.

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


Good

21 days ago.

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


Good

23 months ago.

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


Excellent

17 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

4 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

10 days 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

20 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

18 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

12 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

6 months ago.

better than my old R7 370


Excellent

4 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

2 months ago.

A solid GPU but a bit overrated.


Excellent

2 years ago.

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


Excellent

16 months ago.

BEST


Excellent

8 months ago.

Runs all Games smooth and nice Today on Full HD


Excellent

12 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

11 months ago.

quiet n very fast


Excellent

6 months ago.

it is just like that i love it


Poor

4 months ago.

Bad memory management.


Good

3 months ago.

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


Excellent

3 months ago.

Very good for the price


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