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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
18 Apr 2021 - Graphics card reviewed

Gamers upgrading will be considering the GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 graphics card as a serious price to performance entry point. This card will meet and play most demanding AAA games and do so with good graphics setting as standard, and confidently pushing past the recommended game system requirements needed to run today’s games. GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 is capable of DirectX 12 gaming requirements.

Here we take a closer look at the various performances across 1080p, 1440p and 4K screen resolutions for the GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0. In particular this is looking at the Ultra graphics settings to see what sort of FPS this graphics card can get across some of the more popular games played in 2021. 719 games can be played by this graphics card of the 1000 most demanding games being played by PC gamers today.

Now onto the frame rates achieved at 1080p. We predict that Resident Evil 8 will get 38 FPS with the GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0, Age of Empires IV predicted to get 53 FPS and Star Citizen predicted to get 56 frames per second. All run on Ultra at 1920x1080 screen res.

With PC gamers looking for larger screen sizes like 1440p we tested the GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 by researching Resident Evil 8 leading us to predict a playable performance. Its FPS predictions for the graphics settings are as follows - L: 77FPS, M: 60FPS, H: 41FPS, U: 29FPS. Another popular game we researched with this card was Age of Empires IV and that was playable. This graphics card is predicted to deliver 40 FPS at Ultra 1440p. Another popular title was Star Citizen which is predicted to get playable results with a 43FPS on Ultra 1440p. Getting popular modern games to run at 1440p on the GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 is a reasonable performance fit for this resolution. Some of the more resource intensive games may well need a few graphical tweak to get the most out of the graphics card at this increased resolution.

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? Upgrade time for this GPU is currently placed at 2 years

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0? A suitable upgrade choice for the GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 is the 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6GB, which is 21% more powerful and can run 796 of the 1000 most demanding PC games beating their recommended requirements. Alternatively a good choice when looking to upgrade the GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 would be the R-500 Series Radeon RX Vega 56 8GB which meets 906 of the 1000 top game’s recommended system requirements and has 27% better performance.
FPS System Benchmark
74 FPS
High
The GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 was released on 30 Aug 2016

GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 gets 31.2 FPS on Watch Dogs Legion

Watch Dogs Legion

31.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 gets 34.4 FPS on Red Dead Redemption 2

Red Dead Redemption 2

34.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 gets 45 FPS on Metro: Exodus

Metro: Exodus

45 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 gets 45.4 FPS on Assassins Creed: Odyssey

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

45.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 gets 45.8 FPS on Death Stranding

Death Stranding

45.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 gets 46 FPS on Control

Control

46 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 gets 46.8 FPS on Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3

46.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 gets 56.6 FPS on Middle-earth: Shadow of War

Middle-earth: Shadow of War

56.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 gets 56.6 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

56.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 gets 57.1 FPS on Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

57.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 gets 58.4 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

58.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 gets 58.4 FPS on Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V

58.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 gets 60.6 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

60.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 gets 61 FPS on Final Fantasy XV

Final Fantasy XV

61 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 gets 66.4 FPS on Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4

66.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 gets 66.9 FPS on Total War: Warhammer 2

Total War: Warhammer 2

66.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 gets 68.4 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

68.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 gets 68.9 FPS on Gears Tactics

Gears Tactics

68.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 gets 73.3 FPS on Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

73.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 gets 76.5 FPS on Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry: New Dawn

76.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 gets 77.6 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

77.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 gets 79.5 FPS on Hitman 2 (2018)

Hitman 2 (2018)

79.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 gets 81 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

81 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 gets 86.6 FPS on Forza Horizon 4

Forza Horizon 4

86.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 gets 92.3 FPS on Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1

92.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 gets 10 FPS on Watch Dogs Legion

Watch Dogs Legion

10 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 gets 16.7 FPS on Total War: Warhammer 2

Total War: Warhammer 2

16.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 gets 16.9 FPS on Death Stranding

Death Stranding

16.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 gets 17 FPS on Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3

17 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 gets 18.7 FPS on Red Dead Redemption 2

Red Dead Redemption 2

18.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 gets 20.2 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

20.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 gets 20.8 FPS on Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

20.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 gets 22.6 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

22.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 gets 23 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

23 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 gets 24.9 FPS on Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4

24.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 gets 27.6 FPS on Middle-earth: Shadow of War

Middle-earth: Shadow of War

27.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 gets 29.3 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

29.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 gets 29.8 FPS on Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry: New Dawn

29.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 gets 30.8 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

30.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 gets 30.8 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

30.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 gets 37.1 FPS on Gears Tactics

Gears Tactics

37.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 gets 45.8 FPS on Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

45.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 gets 19.6 FPS on Watch Dogs Legion

Watch Dogs Legion

19.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 gets 26.6 FPS on Red Dead Redemption 2

Red Dead Redemption 2

26.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 gets 27.6 FPS on Control

Control

27.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 gets 30.4 FPS on Assassins Creed: Valhalla

Assassins Creed: Valhalla

30.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 gets 32.2 FPS on Death Stranding

Death Stranding

32.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 gets 32.9 FPS on Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3

32.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 gets 40.4 FPS on The Division 2

The Division 2

40.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 gets 48.2 FPS on Hitman 2 (2018)

Hitman 2 (2018)

48.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 gets 54.9 FPS on Gears Tactics

Gears Tactics

54.9 FPS
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)
1280
Ray Tracing Cores
Tensor Cores
-
Driver Support
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Release Price
Compatibility
Direct X
DX 12.1
Shader
5.0
Open GL
4.5
Resolution (WxH)
7680x4320
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
6144 MB
Memory Speed
2002 MHz
Memory Bus
192 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
192.2GB/sec
L2 Cache
2048KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
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
Resolution Performance
1366x768 1600x900 1920x1080 2560x1440 3840x2160
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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]
GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
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Graphics Card
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RAM
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Popular Game System Requirements
Game Min. Rec.
Resident Evil 8 38% 24%
Grand Theft Auto VI 16% 34%
Age of Empires IV 66% 5%
Days Gone 27% 10%
Far Cry 6 16% 37%
Battlefield 6 45% 24%
Outriders 66% 24%
Total War: Rome Remastered 96% 83%
It Takes Two 68% 18%
Star Citizen 17% 17%
GeForce GTX 1060 EVGA FTW GAMING ACX 3.0 Extras
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