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Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 Asus Dual OC 6GB

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How well can the GeForce GTX 1060 Asus Dual OC 6GB run games
Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 Asus Dual OC 6GB
10 Aug 2021 - Graphics card reviewed

While some games have more powerful requirements than this GPU, the GeForce GTX 1060 Asus Dual OC 6GB 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 Asus Dual OC 6GB is capable of DirectX 12 gaming requirements.

This PC hardware performance game review for the GeForce GTX 1060 Asus Dual OC 6GB graphics card, when running 2022 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. This card runs recommended graphics requirements of 725 games from the top 1000 most demanding games being played today.

Looking at some of the modern popular games people are playing today the GeForce GTX 1060 Asus Dual OC 6GB is predicted to run Star Citizen with reasonable performances on 1080p Ultra, getting 59 frames per second. Comparing this to Back 4 Blood which is getting reasonable results, where it averages 59 FPS. Another popular game we looked at is Resident Evil 8, which is running at 37 frames per second.

We move on to 1440p, and predict that Star Citizen will deliver reasonable FPS results. Here are the graphic presets - Low: 118 FPS, Medium: 93 FPS, High: 62 FPS and Ultra: 45 FPS. Next we have Back 4 Blood running on GeForce GTX 1060 Asus Dual OC 6GB which gets L: 118FPS, M: 93FPS, H: 62FPS, U: 45FPS. And for performance contrast the popular Resident Evil 8 gets L: 75FPS, M: 59FPS, H: 40FPS, U: 28FPS at 1440p. Getting popular modern games to run at 1440p on the GeForce GTX 1060 Asus Dual OC 6GB is a reasonable choice for most modern games at 1440p, but you may encounter some need to adjust graphics settings down from Ultra to High in some cases to improve gaming stability.

How many years will the GeForce GTX 1060 Asus Dual OC 6GB graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 1060 Asus Dual OC 6GB in your PC? There is still 2 years of top end gaming left in this GeForce GTX 1060 Asus Dual OC 6GB

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the GeForce GTX 1060 Asus Dual OC 6GB? There are no graphics cards on the current market that would provide a big enough increase in performance to warrant upgrading the GeForce GTX 1060 Asus Dual OC 6GB.
FPS System Benchmark
72 FPS
High
The GeForce GTX 1060 Asus Dual OC 6GB was released on 19 Jul 2016
Nvidia PC game performance check GeForce GTX 1060 Asus Dual OC 6GB
GPU
Architecture
Pascal P106-400-A1
Process
16nm
TMUs
80
Texture Rate
143 GTexel/s
ROPs
48
Pixel Rate
86 GPixel/s
Shader Processing Units
(CUDA Cores)
Ray Tracing
Tensor Cores
Release Price
$279.99
Compatibility
Direct X
DX 12.1
Shader
Open GL
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
2
DisplayPort Connection
2
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1570 MHz
Boost Clock
1785 MHz
Power
Max Power
120 Watts
PSU
400 Watt & 27 Amps
Power Connector
1x 6-pin
Recommended Hardware
Best CPU Match
Best RAM Match
8 GB
Best Resolution
2560 x 1440
GPU Upgrade
GD Official
GD RATING
72
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GeForce GTX 1060 Asus Dual OC 6GB Game Requirement Analysis

Overview
The GeForce GTX 1060 Asus Dual OC 6GB is a Performance Graphics Card based on the Pascal Architecture.

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

GPU
The central unit runs at 1570MHz and goes up to 1785MHz, 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
The GeForce GTX 1060 Asus Dual OC 6GB is an overclocked GPU that will allow for mid/high level performance on most 2016 released AAA games. This card can be expected to deliver frame rates greater than standard the The GeForce GTX 1060 Asus Dual 6GB which can perform fps of 60+ at 1080p screen resolution and 50+ fps on 1440p resolution on high settings.

System Suggestions
GeForce GTX 1060 Asus Dual OC 6GB is best suited for resolutions up to and including 2560x1440. We recommend a High-End Processor and 8GB of RAM for Optimal Performance.

Source [ Wikipedia ]