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Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 Palit Jetstream 6GB

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How well can the GeForce GTX 1060 Palit Jetstream 6GB run games
Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 Palit Jetstream 6GB
10 Aug 2021 - Graphics card reviewed

This graphics card offers upper mid level gaming performance. The GeForce GTX 1060 Palit Jetstream 6GB GPU could struggle if it was to try and run the most demanding games available today, but it meets a lot of game system requirements found in today’s games.

GeForce GTX 1060 Palit Jetstream 6GB is capable of DirectX 12 gaming requirements.

Here is a performance review on how capable the GeForce GTX 1060 Palit Jetstream 6GB is at running the more popular games of 2022. Specifically looking at this PC hardware’s ability to get suitable frames per second to play on Ultra game settings and what FPS it might get on 1080p, 1440p and 4K screen res. The GeForce GTX 1060 Palit Jetstream 6GB can run the recommended graphics system requirements for 616 games today, of the top 1000 most demanding.

Looking at some of the modern popular games people are playing today the GeForce GTX 1060 Palit Jetstream 6GB is running FIFA 22 and delivering strong performances on 1080p Ultra, getting 87 frames per second. Comparing this to Dying Light 2 which is predicted to get playable results, where it averages 30 FPS. Another popular game we looked at is Back 4 Blood, which is running at 57 frames per second.

Next up we increase screen res tests to accommodate the growing in popularity 1440p screen size. So we booted up FIFA 22 to see how the GeForce GTX 1060 Palit Jetstream 6GB dealt with it. It scored up a good series of FPS results across these graphics presets - Low: 175 FPS, Medium: 138 FPS, High: 93 FPS and Ultra: 66 FPS. Next we looked at Dying Light 2 which we predict will be weak with a 23 FPS at Ultra 1440p. And finally looked at Back 4 Blood that got an Ultra 1440p FPS of 43. Looking at a few of these 1440p results for the GeForce GTX 1060 Palit Jetstream 6GB we get the impression that it is a good choice for running modern games at Ultra in this larger screen resolution.

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

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the GeForce GTX 1060 Palit Jetstream 6GB? A great upgrade graphics card would be a 30 Series GeForce RTX 3050 Ti, which has 52% 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 Palit Jetstream 6GB 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 45% better performance as well.
FPS System Benchmark
70 FPS
High
The GeForce GTX 1060 Palit Jetstream 6GB was released on 19 Jul 2016
Nvidia PC game performance check GeForce GTX 1060 Palit Jetstream 6GB
GPU
Architecture
Pascal P106-400-A1
Process
16nm
TMUs
80
Texture Rate
137 GTexel/s
ROPs
48
Pixel Rate
82 GPixel/s
Shader Processing Units
(CUDA Cores)
Ray Tracing
Tensor Cores
Release Price
$300
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
1506 MHz
Boost Clock
1709 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
61
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GeForce GTX 1060 Palit Jetstream 6GB Game Requirement Analysis

Overview
The GeForce GTX 1060 Palit Jetstream 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 1506MHz and goes up to 1709MHz, 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 Palit Jetstream is a Mid/High performance graphics card. This card can confidently allow gamers to run 2016's AAA titles at 60+ frames per second on very high graphic settings at 1080p screen resolution. At 1440p resolution this card can still maintain 60+ fps if the graphics are adjusted down to high/medium.

System Suggestions
The GeForce GTX 1060 Palit Jetstream 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 ]