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NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 5 GB

GP106
Graphics Processor
1280
Cores
80
TMUs
48
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 48 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.
We recommend the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 5 GB for gaming with highest details at resolutions up to, and including, 2560x1600.
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 PCIe 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

Released: Dec 26th, 2017
Production Status: Active
Bus Interface: PCIe 3.0 x16

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Based on TPU review data: "Performance Summary" at 1920x1080
GeForce GTX 1060 5 GB 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: 48
SM Count: 10
Pixel Rate: 82.03 GPixel/s
Texture Rate: 136.7 GTexel/s
Floating-point performance: 4,375 GFLOPS

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

Graphics Features

DirectX: 12.0
OpenGL: 4.6
OpenCL: 1.2
CUDA: 6.1
Shader Model: 5.0

Reviews

Our review database contains 114 reviews of the GeForce GTX 1060 5 GB.

Card Notes

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Retail boards based on this design (3)

Name GPU Clock Boost Clock Memory Clock Other Changes
ASUS GTX 1060 SI 1506 MHz 1709 MHz 2002 MHz 9.45 inches/240 mm, 1x DVI 2x HDMI 2x DisplayPort
Colorful iCafe GTX 1060 1506 MHz 1709 MHz 2002 MHz 1x DVI 1x HDMI 1x DisplayPort
GIGABYTE GTX 1060 WindForce 2X OC 1556 MHz 1771 MHz 2002 MHz 8.78 inches/223 mm, 2x DVI 1x HDMI 1x DisplayPort