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NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 5 GB

GP106
Graphics Processor
1280
Cores
80
TMUs
40
ROPs
5120 MB
Memory Size
GDDR5
Memory Type
160 bit
Bus Width
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The GeForce GTX 1060 5 GB is a graphics card by NVIDIA, launched in December 2017. Built on the 16 nm process, and based on the GP106 graphics processor, in its GP106-350-K3-A1 variant, the card supports DirectX 12.0. The GP106 graphics processor is an average sized chip with a die area of 200 mm² and 4,400 million transistors. It features 1280 shading units, 80 texture mapping units and 40 ROPs. NVIDIA has placed 5,120 MB GDDR5 memory on the card, which are connected using a 160-bit memory interface. The GPU is operating at a frequency of 1506 MHz, which can be boosted up to 1709 MHz, memory is running at 2002 MHz.
Being a dual-slot card, the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 5 GB draws power from 1x 6-pin power connectors, with power draw rated at 120 W maximum. Display outputs include: 1x DVI, 1x HDMI, 3x DisplayPort. GeForce GTX 1060 5 GB is connected to the rest of the system using a PCI-Express 3.0 x16 interface. The card measures 250 mm in length, and features a dual-slot cooling solution.

Graphics Processor

GPU Name
GP106
GPU Variant
GP106-350-K3-A1
Architecture
Pascal
Process Size
16 nm
Transistors
4,400 million
Die Size
200 mm²

Graphics Card

Release Date
Dec 26th, 2017
Generation
GeForce 1000
Production
Active
Bus Interface
PCIe 3.0 x16

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GeForce GTX 1060 5 GB
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Based on TPU review data: "Performance Summary" at 1920x1080
Performance estimated based on architecture, shader count and clocks.

Clock Speeds

GPU Clock
1506 MHz
Boost Clock
1709 MHz
Memory Clock
2002 MHz
8008 MHz effective

Memory

Memory Size
5120 MB
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bus
160 bit
Bandwidth
160.2 GB/s

Render Config

Shading Units
1280
TMUs
80
ROPs
40
SM Count
10

Theoretical Performance

Pixel Rate
68.36 GPixel/s
Texture Rate
136.7 GTexel/s
FP16 (half) performance
68.36 GFLOPS (1:64)
FP32 (float) performance
4,375 GFLOPS
FP64 (double) performance
136.7 GFLOPS (1:32)

Board Design

Slot Width
Dual-slot
Length
9.823 inches
250 mm
TDP
120 W
Outputs
1x DVI
1x HDMI
3x DisplayPort
Power Connectors
1x 6-pin
Board Number
PG410 SKU 20

Graphics Features

DirectX
12.0 (12_1)
OpenGL
4.6
OpenCL
1.2
Vulkan
1.1.82
CUDA
6.1
Shader Model
6.1

Card Notes

China Exclusive

GP106 GPU Notes

PureVideo HD: VP8
VDPAU: Feature Set H

Retail boards based on this design (21)

Name GPU Clock Boost Clock Memory Clock Other Changes
ASL GTX 1060 Skynet Dual 1594 MHz 1809 MHz 2002 MHz 8.27 inches/210 mm, 1x DVI 1x HDMI 1x DisplayPort
ASUS GTX 1060 DS 1506 MHz 1709 MHz 2002 MHz 9.57 inches/243 mm, 1x DVI 1x HDMI 1x DisplayPort
ASUS GTX 1060 SI 1506 MHz 1709 MHz 2002 MHz 9.45 inches/240 mm, 1x DVI 2x HDMI 2x DisplayPort
Colorful GTX 1060 GAMING V5 1506 MHz 1709 MHz 2002 MHz 2x DVI 1x HDMI 1x DisplayPort
Colorful iCafe GTX 1060 1506 MHz 1709 MHz 2002 MHz 1x DVI 1x HDMI 1x DisplayPort
Colorful iCafe GTX 1060 GAMING 1506 MHz 1709 MHz 2002 MHz 2x DVI 1x HDMI 1x DisplayPort
Gainward GTX 1060 Extreme Edition 1518 MHz 1733 MHz 2002 MHz 1x DVI 1x HDMI 1x DisplayPort
Gainward GTX 1060 Herd Edition 1518 MHz 1733 MHz 2002 MHz 1x DVI 1x HDMI 1x DisplayPort
GALAX GTX 1060 Digital Edition 1518 MHz 1733 MHz 2002 MHz 9.3 inches/236 mm, 1x DVI 1x HDMI 1x DisplayPort
GALAX GTX 1060 GAMER 1556 MHz 1771 MHz 2002 MHz 11.7 inches/297 mm
GIGABYTE GTX 1060 WindForce 2X 1506 MHz 1709 MHz 2002 MHz 8.76 inches/223 mm, 2x DVI 1x HDMI 1x DisplayPort
GIGABYTE GTX 1060 WindForce 2X OC 1556 MHz 1771 MHz 2002 MHz 8.76 inches/223 mm, 2x DVI 1x HDMI 1x DisplayPort
MAXSUN GTX 1060 Big Mac 1531 MHz 1746 MHz 2002 MHz
MAXSUN GTX 1060 Big Mac M.4 1531 MHz 1746 MHz 2002 MHz
MAXSUN GTX 1060 Gaming Edition 1531 MHz 1746 MHz 2002 MHz
MAXSUN GTX 1060 Gaming Edition M.2 1531 MHz 1746 MHz 2002 MHz
MAXSUN GTX 1060 Gaming Edition M.4 1531 MHz 1746 MHz 2002 MHz
MAXSUN GTX 1060 Terminator 1506 MHz 1709 MHz 2002 MHz
MSI GTX 1060 Air 1544 MHz 1759 MHz 2002 MHz 9.57 inches/243 mm, 1x DVI 1x HDMI 1x DisplayPort
ONDA GTX 1060 Model v1.0 1506 MHz 1709 MHz 2002 MHz
ZOTAC GTX 1060 Destroyer MI 1506 MHz 1709 MHz 2002 MHz 1x DVI 1x HDMI 1x DisplayPort