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Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB

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How well can the GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB run games
The GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB is a high performing piece of gaming hardware, still confidently featuring in PC gamer computers.

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB is capable of DirectX 12 gaming requirements.

This graphics card can play 7% of the most demanding games available today.

How many years will the GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB in your PC? We think this GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB has around 6-12 months until an upgrade should be considered.

FPS System Benchmark
128 FPS
High
The GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB is released on the 18 Aug 2016
GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 55.8 FPS on Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V

55.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 52 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

52 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 54 FPS on Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4

54 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 47.9 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

47.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 58.1 FPS on Total War: Warhammer 2

Total War: Warhammer 2

58.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 58.1 FPS on Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

58.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 55 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

55 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 67.3 FPS on Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry: New Dawn

67.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 80.6 FPS on Crysis 3

Crysis 3

80.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 49.1 FPS on Final Fantasy XV

Final Fantasy XV

49.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 66.1 FPS on Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

66.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 85.2 FPS on Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1

85.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 62.7 FPS on Assassins Creed: Unity

Assassins Creed: Unity

62.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 53.5 FPS on Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

53.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 38.1 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

38.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 63.3 FPS on Middle-earth: Shadow of War

Middle-earth: Shadow of War

63.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 63.2 FPS on Hitman 2 (2018)

Hitman 2 (2018)

63.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 39 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

39 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 44.3 FPS on Metro: Exodus

Metro: Exodus

44.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 70.7 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

70.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 85.8 FPS on PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

85.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 40.7 FPS on Total War: Three Kingdoms

Total War: Three Kingdoms

40.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 50.2 FPS on The Division 2

The Division 2

50.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 68 FPS on Forza Horizon 4

Forza Horizon 4

68 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 39 FPS on Assassins Creed: Odyssey

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

39 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 92.9 FPS on Wolfenstein: Youngblood

Wolfenstein: Youngblood

92.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 42.9 FPS on Gears 5

Gears 5

42.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 35.7 FPS on Control

Control

35.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 77.1 FPS on F1 2019

F1 2019

77.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 50.7 FPS on Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V

50.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 43.7 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

43.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 58.6 FPS on Crysis 3

Crysis 3

58.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 38.4 FPS on Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4

38.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 27.8 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

27.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 77.2 FPS on Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

77.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 65 FPS on Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1

65 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 39.1 FPS on Assassins Creed: Unity

Assassins Creed: Unity

39.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 27.9 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

27.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 48.5 FPS on Middle-earth: Shadow of War

Middle-earth: Shadow of War

48.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 52.1 FPS on Hitman 2 (2018)

Hitman 2 (2018)

52.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 71.3 FPS on Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

71.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 38.7 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

38.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 30 FPS on Metro: Exodus

Metro: Exodus

30 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 66.8 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

66.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 50.2 FPS on PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

50.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 31.1 FPS on Total War: Three Kingdoms

Total War: Three Kingdoms

31.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 65.2 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

65.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 53.2 FPS on The Division 2

The Division 2

53.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 48.5 FPS on Forza Horizon 4

Forza Horizon 4

48.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 34.4 FPS on Assassins Creed: Odyssey

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

34.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 65 FPS on Wolfenstein: Youngblood

Wolfenstein: Youngblood

65 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 37 FPS on Gears 5

Gears 5

37 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 21.4 FPS on Control

Control

21.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 53.1 FPS on Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry: New Dawn

53.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 61.4 FPS on F1 2019

F1 2019

61.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 19 FPS on Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4

19 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 13.2 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

13.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 3.1 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

3.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 22.4 FPS on Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry: New Dawn

22.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 19.8 FPS on Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V

19.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 29.9 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

29.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 25.2 FPS on Crysis 3

Crysis 3

25.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 21.7 FPS on Final Fantasy XV

Final Fantasy XV

21.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 19.8 FPS on Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

19.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 39.9 FPS on Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1

39.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 22.9 FPS on Assassins Creed: Unity

Assassins Creed: Unity

22.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 24.7 FPS on Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

24.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 17.6 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

17.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 25.1 FPS on Total War: Warhammer 2

Total War: Warhammer 2

25.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 21.8 FPS on Middle-earth: Shadow of War

Middle-earth: Shadow of War

21.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 24.2 FPS on Hitman 2 (2018)

Hitman 2 (2018)

24.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 39.9 FPS on Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

39.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 18.6 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

18.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 16.1 FPS on Metro: Exodus

Metro: Exodus

16.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 23.8 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

23.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 29.7 FPS on PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

29.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 13.6 FPS on Total War: Three Kingdoms

Total War: Three Kingdoms

13.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 21.8 FPS on The Division 2

The Division 2

21.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 37 FPS on Forza Horizon 4

Forza Horizon 4

37 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 19.2 FPS on Assassins Creed: Odyssey

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

19.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 32.1 FPS on Wolfenstein: Youngblood

Wolfenstein: Youngblood

32.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 16.5 FPS on Gears 5

Gears 5

16.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 10.7 FPS on Control

Control

10.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB gets 34.3 FPS on F1 2019

F1 2019

34.3 FPS
Nvidia PC game performance check GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB
GPU
Architecture
Pascal P106-300-A1
Process
16nm
TMUs
72
Texture Rate
127 GTexel/s
ROPs
48
Pixel Rate
84 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units (Cuda Cores)
1152
Ray Tracing Cores
Tensor Cores
-
Driver Support
-
Release Price
$206.00
Compatibility
Direct X
DX 12.1
Shader
5.0
Open GL
4.5
Resolution (WxH)
7680x4320
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
3072 MB
Memory Speed
2002 MHz
Memory Bus
192 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
192.2GB/sec
L2 Cache
0KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
1
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
3
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1544 MHz
Boost Clock
1759 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
1920 x 1080
GPU Upgrade
Resolution Performance
1366x768 1600x900 1920x1080 2560x1440 3840x2160
10
10
10
7.5
5.7
GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB Game Requirement Analysis

Overview
The GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB is an Overclocked variant of the GeForce GTX 1060 which is currently the entry level Nvidia GTX 1000 performance graphics card, based on the Pascal Architecture. It comes with locked memory of 3GB instead of the full 6GB.


Architecture
It equips a GPU Codenamed P106-300-A1 which is a first gen Pascal GPU and has 9 SM activated, offering 1152 Shader Processing Units (the GTX 1060 6GB version offers 1280 SPU), 72 TMUs and 48 ROPs.


GPU
The central unit runs at 1544MHz and goes up to 1759MHz, when Boost mode is activated.


Memory
The GPU accesses a 3GB frame buffer of 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 MSI OC 3GB is a high performance graphics card that can run triple AAA games from 2016 at 1080p on very high graphic settings and delivering 60+ frames per second. At a screen resolution at 1440p is will run these same games on high/medium at 60 fps. The 3GB memory reduction that will hamper the high quality game textures that this card can deliver, making it less future proof as more GPU memory hungry games are released. This is a small form card that will be perfect for those wanting to conserve space inside their build.


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GeForce GTX 1060 MSI OC 3GB vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
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Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 37% 40%
Cyberpunk 2077 37% 40%
Borderlands 3 62% 8%
Remnant: From the Ashes 53% 5%
Need For Speed Heat 62% 2%
eFootball PES 2020 50% 30%
Marvel's Avengers 37% 40%
FIFA 20 60% 46%
Grand Theft Auto VI 5% 56%
Red Dead Redemption 2 39% 40%
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