GTX 1060 3GB with i7-6700K benchmarks at Ultra Quality settings

At 1440p, GTX 1060 3GB can hit 50-60 fps on pretty much everything at ultra, just without antialiasing, less ambient occlusion and turned down shadows. It is clear that the GTX 1060 3GB is a significantly more capable high-end card that can play AAA titles at 1080p/1440p with 50-60 frames per second. The price/performance ratio is excellent for GTX 1060 3GB against the competition in budget mid-range cards. With regards to max load temperature, the GTX 1060 3GB 's cooling is excellent at keeping it cool and under control. With current 3072 MB RAM, the GTX 1060 3GB can have very few memory-related bottlenecks in more modern games.

 GTX 1060 3GB with i7-6700K  benchmarks at Ultra Quality settings
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 3GB
Price $ 170.0
Year 2016
Maximum Recorded Temperature 63C
Max Fan Noise 42.2dB
Recommended Power Supply 470W
Benchmark CPU Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz ($334.99)
CPU Impact on FPS + 0.0 FPS
CPU Impact on FPS % 0.0%
Benchmark Quality Settings Ultra Quality Settings
Average 1080p Performance 65.9 FPS
Average 1440p Performance 47.3 FPS
Average 4K Performance 28.0 FPS
Memory 3 GB
1080p Cost Per Frame $ 2.6
1440p Cost Per Frame $ 3.6
4K Cost Per Frame $ 6.1
Series GTX 1060 3GB
Overall Combination Score 81/100 Excellent

Game Performance at Ultra Quality settings

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Resolution 1920x1080

Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
59.8 FPS
2019 Anthem
38.5 FPS
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
56.5 FPS
2019 Resident Evil 2
74.8 FPS
2019 Metro Exodus
33.3 FPS
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
69.2 FPS
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
32.3 FPS
2018 Final Fantasy XV
48.7 FPS
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
44.4 FPS
2018 Forza Horizon 4
66.6 FPS
2018 Fallout 76
74.3 FPS
2018 Hitman 2
58.1 FPS
2018 Just Cause 4
50.9 FPS
2018 Monster Hunter: World
54.8 FPS
2018 Battlefield V
64.9 FPS
2017 Dawn of War III
64.1 FPS
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
48.7 FPS
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
47.0 FPS
2017 Destiny 2
77.8 FPS
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
49.6 FPS
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
67.0 FPS
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
70.4 FPS
2017 For Honor
93.9 FPS
2017 Project CARS 2
66.5 FPS
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
76.0 FPS
2016 Ashes of the Singularity
40.9 FPS
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
47.8 FPS
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
41.9 FPS
2016 Doom
94.0 FPS
2016 F1 2016
64.1 FPS
2016 Hitman
57.3 FPS
2016 Rise of the Tomb Raider
70.4 FPS
2016 The Division
50.3 FPS
2016 Total War: Warhammer
52.1 FPS
2016 Battlefield 1
77.4 FPS
2016 Overwatch
104.1 FPS
2016 Dishonored 2
48.5 FPS
2015 DiRT Rally
94.2 FPS
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
58.3 FPS
2015 The Witcher 3
50.0 FPS
2015 Total War: Attila
44.4 FPS
2015 Rocket League
273.8 FPS
2015 Need For Speed
75.9 FPS
2015 Project CARS
72.7 FPS
2014 Civilization: Beyond Earth
101.7 FPS
2014 Dragon Age: Inquisition
71.8 FPS
2014 Far Cry 4
66.6 FPS
2014 GRID Autosport
99.1 FPS
2014 Shadow of Mordor
76.0 FPS
2014 The Talos Principle
82.9 FPS
2014 Thief
66.6 FPS
2013 Bioshock Infinite
106.0 FPS
2013 Company of Heroes 2
55.5 FPS
2013 Crysis 3
57.4 FPS
2013 GRID 2
114.5 FPS
2013 Metro: Last Light
68.4 FPS
2013 Total War: Rome 2
72.6 FPS
2013 Battlefield 4
81.0 FPS
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
187.8 FPS
2009 League of Legends
352.0 FPS
2008 Crysis: Warhead
69.2 FPS

Resolution 2560x1440

Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
44.5 FPS
2019 Anthem
30.6 FPS
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
43.9 FPS
2019 Resident Evil 2
50.3 FPS
2019 Metro Exodus
25.9 FPS
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
40.2 FPS
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
24.3 FPS
2018 Final Fantasy XV
34.2 FPS
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
29.1 FPS
2018 Forza Horizon 4
56.4 FPS
2018 Fallout 76
49.6 FPS
2018 Hitman 2
37.6 FPS
2018 Just Cause 4
37.6 FPS
2018 Monster Hunter: World
38.4 FPS
2018 Battlefield V
47.0 FPS
2017 Dawn of War III
42.7 FPS
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
35.9 FPS
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
35.0 FPS
2017 Destiny 2
66.6 FPS
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
37.6 FPS
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
43.7 FPS
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
50.9 FPS
2017 For Honor
54.8 FPS
2017 Project CARS 2
46.9 FPS
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
72.7 FPS
2016 Ashes of the Singularity
38.1 FPS
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
31.6 FPS
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
35.0 FPS
2016 Doom
62.9 FPS
2016 F1 2016
54.7 FPS
2016 Hitman
42.3 FPS
2016 Rise of the Tomb Raider
46.1 FPS
2016 The Division
36.2 FPS
2016 Total War: Warhammer
44.4 FPS
2016 Battlefield 1
54.7 FPS
2016 Overwatch
71.8 FPS
2016 Dishonored 2
41.5 FPS
2015 DiRT Rally
64.9 FPS
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
38.5 FPS
2015 The Witcher 3
37.2 FPS
2015 Total War: Attila
29.1 FPS
2015 Rocket League
117.3 FPS
2015 Need For Speed
58.7 FPS
2015 Project CARS
55.5 FPS
2014 Civilization: Beyond Earth
76.0 FPS
2014 Dragon Age: Inquisition
47.8 FPS
2014 Far Cry 4
47.8 FPS
2014 GRID Autosport
75.2 FPS
2014 Shadow of Mordor
53.0 FPS
2014 The Talos Principle
58.1 FPS
2014 Thief
45.3 FPS
2013 Bioshock Infinite
69.2 FPS
2013 Company of Heroes 2
35.9 FPS
2013 Crysis 3
35.9 FPS
2013 GRID 2
82.0 FPS
2013 Metro: Last Light
57.2 FPS
2013 Total War: Rome 2
47.0 FPS
2013 Battlefield 4
51.8 FPS
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
156.5 FPS
2009 League of Legends
195.6 FPS
2008 Crysis: Warhead
43.6 FPS

Resolution 3840x2160

Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
26.6 FPS
2019 Anthem
16.6 FPS
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
23.3 FPS
2019 Resident Evil 2
24.8 FPS
2019 Metro Exodus
16.3 FPS
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
25.6 FPS
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
15.4 FPS
2018 Final Fantasy XV
20.5 FPS
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
15.4 FPS
2018 Forza Horizon 4
37.6 FPS
2018 Fallout 76
27.3 FPS
2018 Hitman 2
22.2 FPS
2018 Just Cause 4
19.6 FPS
2018 Monster Hunter: World
18.4 FPS
2018 Battlefield V
24.8 FPS
2017 Dawn of War III
22.2 FPS
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
20.5 FPS
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
20.5 FPS
2017 Destiny 2
33.3 FPS
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
21.4 FPS
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
18.8 FPS
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
35.2 FPS
2017 For Honor
27.3 FPS
2017 Project CARS 2
39.1 FPS
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
61.0 FPS
2016 Ashes of the Singularity
24.8 FPS
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
13.7 FPS
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
27.3 FPS
2016 Doom
31.6 FPS
2016 F1 2016
30.8 FPS
2016 Hitman
21.4 FPS
2016 Rise of the Tomb Raider
22.2 FPS
2016 The Division
22.2 FPS
2016 Total War: Warhammer
23.1 FPS
2016 Battlefield 1
29.1 FPS
2016 Overwatch
37.1 FPS
2016 Dishonored 2
32.8 FPS
2015 DiRT Rally
30.8 FPS
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
29.9 FPS
2015 The Witcher 3
21.4 FPS
2015 Total War: Attila
14.5 FPS
2015 Rocket League
54.8 FPS
2015 Need For Speed
39.1 FPS
2015 Project CARS
39.1 FPS
2014 Civilization: Beyond Earth
42.7 FPS
2014 Dragon Age: Inquisition
24.8 FPS
2014 Far Cry 4
25.6 FPS
2014 GRID Autosport
43.6 FPS
2014 Shadow of Mordor
29.1 FPS
2014 The Talos Principle
32.5 FPS
2014 Thief
39.3 FPS
2013 Bioshock Infinite
35.0 FPS
2013 Crysis 3
25.6 FPS
2013 GRID 2
43.6 FPS
2013 Metro: Last Light
29.9 FPS
2013 Total War: Rome 2
21.4 FPS
2013 Battlefield 4
35.9 FPS
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
140.8 FPS
2009 League of Legends
78.2 FPS
2008 Crysis: Warhead
41.0 FPS

GTX 1060 3GB Specifications

GTX 1060 3GB Board Design

Length9.823 inches 250 mm
Outputs1x DVI 1x HDMI 3x DisplayPort
Power Connectors1x 8-pin
Slot WidthDual-slot
TDP120 W

GTX 1060 3GB Clock Speeds

Boost Clock1708 MHz
GPU Clock1506 MHz
Memory Clock2002 MHz 8008 MHz effective

GTX 1060 3GB Graphics Card

Bus InterfacePCIe 3.0 x16
GenerationGeForce 1000
ProductionActive
Release DateAug 18th, 2016

GTX 1060 3GB Graphics Features

CUDA6.1
DirectX12.0 (12_1)
OpenCL1.2
OpenGL4.6
Shader Model6.2
Vulkan1.1.96

GTX 1060 3GB Graphics Processor

ArchitecturePascal
Die Size200 mm²
GPU NameGP106
Process Size16 nm
Transistors4,400 million

GTX 1060 3GB Memory

Bandwidth192.2 GB/s
Memory Bus192 bit
Memory Size3072
Memory TypeGDDR5

GTX 1060 3GB Render Config

ROPs48
SM Count9
Shading Units1152
TMUs72

GTX 1060 3GB Theoretical Performance

FP16 (half) performance61.49 GFLOPS (1:64)
FP32 (float) performance3,935 GFLOPS
FP64 (double) performance123.0 GFLOPS (1:32)
Pixel Rate81.98 GPixel/s
Texture Rate123.0 GTexel/s

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