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Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0

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How well can the GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 run games
Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0
10 Aug 2021 - Graphics card reviewed

While some games have more powerful requirements than this GPU, the GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 is only really challenged by the most demanding games released today, but normally it is more than capable of running games with a stable frame rate at 1080p.

GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 is capable of DirectX 12 gaming requirements.

This PC hardware performance game review for the GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 graphics card, when running 2021 more popular games, lets us see what type of FPS this card gets when playing at 1080p, 1440p and 4K screen resolutions and ultra settings. The GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 can run the recommended graphics system requirements for 764 games today, of the top 1000 most demanding.

The 1080p FPS on Ultra for the GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 shows us that FIFA 22 is predicted to get a strong result of 92 FPS, and then we are seeing Days Gone returning a reasonable 53 FPS while another game on our list is the Back 4 Blood which is predicted to get 60 frames per second at Ultra 1080p.

We move on to 1440p, and tested Days Gone which delivered playable FPS results. Here are the graphic presets - Low: 106 FPS, Medium: 83 FPS, High: 56 FPS and Ultra: 40 FPS. Next we have Back 4 Blood running on GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 which is predicted to get L: 120FPS, M: 94FPS, H: 64FPS, U: 45FPS. And for performance contrast the popular FIFA 22 is predicted to get L: 184FPS, M: 145FPS, H: 98FPS, U: 70FPS at 1440p. Gaming at 1440p with the GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 is capable of delivering a solid gaming experience across larger screen sized monitors. We expect to see High and Ultra graphics settings across most games at 1440p with this GPU.

How many years will the GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 in your PC? No graphics card upgrade required for 2 to 3 years of meeting top end game system requirements

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0? If you are thinking of upgrading this graphics card then we would currently suggest the 30 Series GeForce RTX 3050 Ti. This PC hardware upgrade performs 45% better and can run 976 of today’s 1000 most demanding PC games. Alternatively upgrading this graphics card would have us consider the R-500 Series Radeon RX Vega 64 8GB which is 37% more powerful. This upgrade choice can also run 967 games from the most demanding games today.
FPS System Benchmark
74 FPS
High
The GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 was released on 30 Aug 2016
Nvidia PC game performance check GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0
GPU
Architecture
Pascal P106-400-A1
Process
16nm
TMUs
80
Texture Rate
149 GTexel/s
ROPs
48
Pixel Rate
90 GPixel/s
Shader Processing Units
(CUDA Cores)
Ray Tracing
Tensor Cores
Release Price
Compatibility
Direct X
DX 12.1
Shader
5.0
Open GL
4.5
Resolution (WxH)
7680 x 4320
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
6144MB
Memory Speed
2002MHz
Memory Bus
192bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
192.2GB/sec
L2 Cache
2048
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
DVI Connection
1
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
3
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1637 MHz
Boost Clock
1865 MHz
Power
Max Power
140 Watts
PSU
400 Watt & 27 Amps
Power Connector
1x 8-pin
Recommended Hardware
Best CPU Match
Best RAM Match
8 GB
Best Resolution
2560 x 1440
GPU Upgrade
GD Official
GD RATING
7.6
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GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 Game Requirement Analysis

Overview
EVGAs GeForce GTX 1060 FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 card is a full size dual fan performance graphics card, based on the Pascal Architecture.

Architecture
It equips a GPU Codenamed P106-400-A1 which is a First Gen Pascal GPU and has 10 SM activated, offering 1280 Shader Processing Units, 80 TMUs and 48 ROPs.

GPU
The central unit runs at 1637MHz and goes up to 1865MHz, in Turbo Mode.

Memory
The GPU accesses a 6GB frame buffer of Fast GDDR5, through a 192-bit memory interface, while the Memory Clock Operates at 2002MHz.

Power Consumption
With a rated board TDP of 120W, it requires at least a 400W PSU with one available 6-pin connector.

Performance
Benchmarks indicate that the GeForce GTX 1060 offers performance just a bit lower than the GeForce GTX 980. As such, GeForce GTX 1060 is far faster than its predecessor the GeForce GTX 960 and even AMD's new Radeon RX 480 is comparative to this card.

System Suggestions
GeForce GTX 1060 is best suited for resolutions up to and including 2560x1440. We recommend a High-End Processor and 8GB of RAM for Optimal gaming Performance.

Source [ Wikipedia ]