Average Bench: 70.2% (51st of 621)

Based on 667,469 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 29.8% 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) 216fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 206fps

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB is just 19.1%. 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) 192fps
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm) 160fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 667,469 samples)
Min Avg Max
151 Lighting 216 242
153 Reflection 192 211
168 Parallax 209 238
65.9% 205 fps
Min Avg Max
134 MRender 147 165
181 Gravity 206 224
142 Splatting 160 177
73.4% 171 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 388.13
Lighting 226
Reflection 199
Parallax 214
69% 213 fps
MRender 152
Gravity 208
Splatting 166
75% 175 fps
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 431.60
Lighting 222
Reflection 197
Parallax 203
66% 207 fps
MRender 147
Gravity 200
Splatting 154
72% 167 fps
Asus(1043 8641) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 388.13
Lighting 216
Reflection 191
Parallax 202
65% 203 fps
MRender 142
Gravity 204
Splatting 161
72% 169 fps
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 431.60
Lighting 0.9
Reflection 199
Parallax 5.9
1% 68.7 fps
MRender 150
Gravity 210
Splatting 165
75% 175 fps
667,469 MORE »

 Game FPS Estimates

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

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive: 160 fps Fortnite: 101 fps PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds: 68 fps Grand Theft Auto V: 60 fps League of Legends: 182 fps Overwatch: 101 fps Battlefield 1: 70 fps The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt: 57 fps DOTA 2: 132 fps Minecraft: 218 fps World of Warcraft: 76 fps World of Tanks: 105 fps

 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 19,272,862 GPUs tested.

 Popular Cards

Based on statistics from 667,469 user benchmarks.

Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price (Approx. $285 @ launch in Jul '16)
MSI(1462 3281) 10% 70% ± 10%
MSI GTX 1060 6GB Gaming X
GeForce GTX 1060 GAMING X 6G
EbayUS $31610 mins
OutletPCUS $4004 months
AmazonUS $4261 hr
MSI(1462 3283) 8% 69% ± 7%
MSI GTX 1060 6G Armor OC
GeForce GTX 1060 ARMOR 6G OC
AmazonUS $4005 mins
EbayUS $52110 mins
MSI GTX 1060 6G Armor OCV1
GTX 1060 ARMOR 6G OCV1
AmazonUS $3405 mins
OutletPCUS $3871 month
EbayUS $40018 mins
Zotac(19DA 1438) 7% 70% ± 11%
Zotac GTX 1060 6GB AMP
ZT-P10600B-10M
AmazonUS $2705 mins
OutletPCUS $4007 months
Zotac GTX 1060 6GB Mini
ZT-P10600A-10L
AmazonUS $3805 mins
EbayUS $59521 mins
Gigabyte(1458 371A) 7% 69% ± 7%
Gigabyte GTX 1060 6GB Windforce OC
GV-N1060WF2OC-6GD
AmazonUS $3645 mins
EbayUS $43410 mins
Nvidia(10DE 11D7) 5% 69% ± 4%
Asus(1043 85AC) 5% 70% ± 11%
Asus GTX 1060 6GB ROG STRIX OC
STRIX-GTX1060-O6G-GAMING
EbayUS $29520 mins
BHPhotoUS $3691 month
OutletPCUS $3902 months
AmazonUS $3905 mins
EVGA(3842 6163) 5% 71% ± 5%
EVGA GTX 1060 6GB Gaming SC
06G-P4-6163-KR
EbayUS $35010 mins
OutletPCUS $3642 months
AmazonUS $4003 days
Nvidia(10DE 1C03) 5% 71% ± 6%
MSI(1462 8C94) 4% 70% ± 5%
MSI GTX 1060 6GB 6GT OCV1
GeForce GTX 1060 6GT
AmazonUS $32821 days
EbayUS $39452 mins
EVGA(3842 6161) 3% 69% ± 4%
EVGA GTX 1060 6GB Gaming
06G-P4-6161-KR
EbayUS $38011 mins
AmazonUS $4455 mins
Asus(1043 85AB) 3% 69% ± 7%
Asus GTX 1060 6GB TURBO
TURBO-GTX1060-6G
AmazonUS $3281 month
OutletPCUS $3702 months
EbayUS $37510 mins
EVGA(3842 6267) 3% 69% ± 17%
EVGA GTX 1060 6GB Gaming SSC
06G-P4-6267-KR
AmazonUS $3964 days
EbayUS $61118 mins
Gigabyte(1458 3739) 3% 72% ± 7%
Gigabyte GTX 1060 6GB G1 Gaming R2
GV-N1060G1GAM-6GD R2
OutletPCUS $3303 months
AmazonUS $50217 hrs
Asus(1043 8618) 3% 70% ± 5%
Asus(1043 85A4) 2% 71% ± 5%
Asus GTX 1060 6GB ROG STRIX
STRIX-GTX1060-6G-GAMING
OutletPCUS $3901 month
AmazonUS $3901 month
Asus(1043 85B6) 2% 72% ± 1%
Asus GTX 1060 6GB Dual OC
DUAL-GTX1060-O6G
AmazonUS $3206 days
BHPhotoUS $3255 months
EbayUS $82714 mins
Gigabyte(1458 3716) 2% 73% ± 4%
Gigabyte GTX 1060 6GB G1 Gaming
GV-N1060G1GAMING-6GD
AmazonUS $4086 months
Asus(1043 85AE) 2% 72% ± 3%
Asus GTX 1060 6GB Dual OC
DUAL-GTX1060-O6G
AmazonUS $3206 days
BHPhotoUS $3255 months
OutletPCUS $4504 months
EbayUS $82710 mins
PNY(196E 119F) 2% 70% ± 4%
PNY GTX 1060 6GB
VCGGTX10606PB
EbayUS $3299 mins
AmazonUS $3905 mins
PNY GTX 1060 6GB OC
VCGGTX10606XGPB-OC
AmazonUS $3265 mins
EbayUS $42022 mins
Dell(1028 11D7) 1% 70% ± 1%
Asus(1043 85C5) 1% 72% ± 2%
EVGA(3842 6264) 1% 71% ± 12%
Asus(1043 854A) 1% 70% ± 2%
Device(0000 0000) 1% 66% ± 14%
Gigabyte(1458 3718) 1% 68% ± 9%
MSI(1462 3282) 1% 70% ± 3%
MSI GTX 1060 6GB Gaming
GTX 1060 GAMING 6G
EbayUS $31616 mins
Gigabyte(1458 3775) 1% 72% ± 2%
Asus(1043 8641) 0% 66% ± 5%
Asus(1043 863E) 0% 72% ± 2%
MSI(1462 3490) 0% 69% ± 1%
EVGA(3842 6268) 0% 70% ± 9%
Asus(1043 85B7) 0% 65% ± 10%
Gigabyte(1458 371D) 0% 75% ± 1%
Gigabyte GTX 1060 6GB Xtreme Gaming
GV-N1060XTREME-6GD
AmazonUS $38022 months
MSI(1462 328B) 0% 73% ± 3%
Asus(1043 85A6) 0% 67% ± 14%
Asus(1043 8619) 0% 71% ± 10%
Gigabyte(1458 3771) 0% 71% ± 1%
Asus(1043 85AF) 0% 63% ± 14%
Gigabyte(1458 374A) 0% 73% ± 4%
Sapphire(174B 2438) 0% 70% ± 0%
Asus(1043 85E0) 0% 70% ± 0%
EVGA(3842 6368) 0% 75% ± 4%
Gigabyte(1458 3741) 0% 72% ± 6%
Asus(1043 872C) 0% 68% ± 3%
Gigabyte(1458 3777) 0% 75% ± 1%
PNY(196E 11D8) 0% 70% ± 1%
EVGA(3842 6262) 0% 73% ± 0%
Gainward(10B0 1C03) 0% 48% ± 0%
Gainward GTX 1060 6GB Pheonix GS
426018336-3736
EVGA(3842 6668) 0% 76% ± 0%
EVGA(3842 6265) 0% 75% ± 0%
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Typical GTX 1060-6GB Builds (Compare 30,630 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus PRIME B350-PLUS - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 64% - Good Total price: $674

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 Comments

Added 3 years ago.

Good (edit your comment) Add link

1 day ago.

Runs everything and super affordable.

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

21 hrs ago.

Bang for Buck!!


Excellent

6 days ago.

This GPU delivers great value!


Good

1 day ago.

Graphic card is amazing


Excellent

9 days ago.

A amazing 1080p card. got it off newegg for 210$ and if you can find it used for anywhere below 175$ Cad then grab it.


Poor

10 days ago.

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


Poor

11 days ago.

I like the twin frozr architecture


Terrible

2 days ago.

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


Excellent

5 hrs ago.

Suggestion  totaltech24.blogspot.in/...

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


Excellent

18 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.


Good

10 days ago.

Very nice budget card. Perfect for 1080p.


Good

20 hrs ago.

more than good enough for me and a relatively affordable option


Poor

25 days ago.

perfect and good graphic card gaming for 1080p


Terrible

5 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.


Excellent

4 days ago.

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


Good

14 days ago.

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


Excellent

8 days ago.

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


Good

2 days ago.

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

Info  www.userbenchmark.com/...

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Excellent

8 days ago.

good enough gpu for quite modern and all the older games


Good

12 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

5 days ago.

Amazing entry level GPU, runs major titles really smoothly and at high quality.


Good

3 years ago.


Excellent

28 days ago.

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


Terrible

28 days ago.

best graphic card ever price and performance


Excellent

2 month ago.

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


Good

1 month ago.

very good and can run literally everything


Good

15 months ago.

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


Good

2 months ago.

The card everyone has.


Good

2 years ago.

like a 970, but better and less expensive.


Excellent

23 months ago.

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


Excellent

2 years ago.


Excellent

9 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

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

16 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

1 month ago.

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


Good

20 months ago.

Solid card for a "cheap" price


Excellent

18 months ago.

bought in november 2017. pretty solid card.


Good

4 months ago.

Reasonable price for very great performance


Terrible

27 days ago.

Outclassed by the RX 580.


Excellent

2 years ago.

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


Excellent

11 months ago.

Perfect card for 1080p


Excellent

11 months ago.

неплохо гонится, хорошо играет за свои деньги


Excellent

7 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

22 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

14 months ago.

Fantastic, no issues, runs everything spot on


Good

9 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

19 months ago.

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


Good

5 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

22 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

9 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

5 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

23 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

17 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

10 months ago.

better than my old R7 370


Excellent

9 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

7 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

21 months ago.

BEST


Excellent

13 months ago.

Runs all Games smooth and nice Today on Full HD


Excellent

17 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

16 months ago.

quiet n very fast


Excellent

11 months ago.

it is just like that i love it


Poor

8 months ago.

Bad memory management.


Good

8 months ago.

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


Excellent

8 months ago.

Very good for the price


Terrible

1 month ago.

Super slow with games .


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