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GPU Architecture

Core Speed 1582 Mhz 1090 Mhz
Boost Clock 1798 Mhz 1200 Mhz
Architecture Pascal P106-300-A1 GCN 1.3 Baffin PRO
Release Date - -
Notebook GPU No No

Resolution Performance

1920x1080
2560x1440
3840x2160

GPU Memory

Memory 3072 MB 2048 MB
Memory Speed 2002 MHz 1750 MHz
Memory Bus 192 Bit 128 Bit
Memory Type - -
Memory Bandwidth 192.2GB/sec 112GB/sec

GPU Display

Shader Processing Units 1152 896
Technology 16nm 14nm

GPU Outputs

Max Digital Resolution (WxH) 7680x4320 7680x4320
VGA Connections - -
DVI Connections 1 1
HDMI Connections 1 1
DisplayPort Connections 3 1

GPU Power Requirements

Power Required (Watts) 120 Watts 75 Watts
Recommended PSU 400 Watts 350 Watts

GPU Supporting Hardware

Recommended Processor Core i5-6500 3.2GHz FX-6100
Recommended RAM 8 GB 8 GB
Maximum Recommended Gaming Resolution 1920x1080 1600x900

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Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 Zotac AMP 3GB Performance Review

A mid to low level graphics card, the GeForce GTX 1060 Zotac AMP 3GB is found in budget machines nowadays, struggling to meet AAA system requirements.

Capable of running games with up to a DirectX 12 requirement.

What FPS performance can the GeForce GTX 1060 Zotac AMP 3GB get on latest AAA 2022 games? In particular our game review looks at the FPS achieved running on Ultra graphics settings on the 1080p screen resolution as well as 1440p and 4K. The GeForce GTX 1060 Zotac AMP 3GB can run the recommended graphics system requirements for 447 games today, of the top 1000 most demanding.

A GeForce GTX 1060 Zotac AMP 3GB card at 1080p is predicted to see a playable frame rate when running Grand Theft Auto VI on Ultra - 26 FPS. Lets look at the performance its getting on Far Cry 6 which is 25 FPS. To add a bit more variety lets see how the popular Days Gone performs on this hardware, which gets a reasonable 48 FPS.

One of the growing popular screen resolutions for PC gaming is the wider 1440p. So we wanted to see how well the GeForce GTX 1060 Zotac AMP 3GB performed at 1440p by taking a look at some of the current popular games. First we looked at Grand Theft Auto VI and predict it will deliver weak frames per second across the following graphics settings - Low: 52 FPS, Medium: 41 FPS, High: 28 FPS and Ultra: 20 FPS. We then checked the performance on Far Cry 6 to see if that runs well. It was weak with a 19 FPS at Ultra 1440p. In summary we feel the GeForce GTX 1060 Zotac AMP 3GB running at 1440p is certainly a viable option for these higher gaming resolutions. Remember that if you suffer some 1440p FPS drops the you can usually tweak modern game graphics settings until you get a near High graphics setting experience with this Graphics card.

How many years will the GeForce GTX 1060 Zotac AMP 3GB graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 1060 Zotac AMP 3GB in your PC? Our current calculations suggest a graphics card upgrade will be required in around 12-18 months

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the GeForce GTX 1060 Zotac AMP 3GB? A great upgrade graphics card would be a 30 Series GeForce RTX 3050 Ti, which has 60% better performance and can run 972 of the top 1000 demanding game requirements today. Alternatively if you want an upgrade suggestion for the GeForce GTX 1060 Zotac AMP 3GB then a good choice would be R-500 Series Radeon RX Vega 64 8GB as this is better than 961 of the top 1000 most demanding game requirements with 53% better performance as well.

AMD Radeon RX 460 ASUS DUAL 2GB Performance Review

Radeon RX 460 ASUS DUAL 2GB is capable of DirectX 12 gaming requirements.

How many years will the Radeon RX 460 ASUS DUAL 2GB graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the Radeon RX 460 ASUS DUAL 2GB in your PC? We think this Radeon RX 460 ASUS DUAL 2GB has around 6-12 months until an upgrade should be considered.

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the Radeon RX 460 ASUS DUAL 2GB? A good upgrade choice for this graphics card today would be the RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5500 4GB. For comparison of the 1000 most demanding games around today this suggested upgrade is 82% better and can meet 616 of their recommended requirements. Alternatively upgrading this graphics card would have us consider the RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5300 which is 50% more powerful. This upgrade choice can also run 309 games from the most demanding games today.