GTX 1060 Mobile with i7-6700K 1080p, 1440p, 4K benchmarks at Ultra Quality

In terms of cost, pricing clearly is a genuine issue here and the price of GTX 1060 Mobile is simply ridiculous. For the most part, the GTX 1060 Mobile is still capable of playing modern games, but you would have to reduce settings to sustain those higher framerates. If keeping graphics quality settings closer to ultra or high is important, there are a few options for upgrades. In terms of memory, the GTX 1060 Mobile 's 6144 MB RAM is more than enough for modern games and should not cause any bottlenecks.

GTX 1060 Mobile with i7-6700K 1080p, 1440p, 4K benchmarks at Ultra Quality
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Mobile
Price $ 987.0
Year 2016
Maximum Recorded Temperature 76C
Max Fan Noise 47.1dB
Recommended Power Supply 80W
Benchmark CPU Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz ($334.99) *closest mobile equivalent*
CPU Impact on FPS + 0.0 FPS
CPU Impact on FPS % 0.0%
Benchmark Quality Settings Ultra Quality Settings
Average 1080p Performance 58.5 FPS
Average 1440p Performance 41.9 FPS
Average 4K Performance 24.6 FPS
Memory 6 GB
1080p Cost Per Frame $ 16.9
1440p Cost Per Frame $ 23.6
4K Cost Per Frame $ 40.1
Series GTX 1060 Mobile
Variant NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Mobile
Overall Combination Score 45/100 Acceptable

Assassin's Creed Odyssey (2018)

Ultra Quality

Resolution 1920x1080

Year Graphics Card Price Frames Per Second
2018 AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 Mobile $ 1,579
39.3 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q $ 1,516
39.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 Mobile $ 1,104
38.1 FPS
2017 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Max-Q $ 1,106
35.2 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Mobile $ 1,758
35.2 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Max-Q $ 1,185
34.2 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Mobile $ 987
28.9 FPS
2017 AMD Radeon RX 580 Mobile $ 1,307
27.5 FPS
2018 AMD Radeon RX 580X Mobile $ 1,307
27.5 FPS
2017 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Max-Q $ 1,185
25.5 FPS
2015 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 Mobile $ 1,345
24.5 FPS
2014 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980M $ 1,345
24.5 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980MX $ 1,345
24.5 FPS
2016 AMD Radeon RX 480 Mobile $ 1,275
23.1 FPS
2017 AMD Radeon Pro WX 7100 Mobile $ 1,959
22.1 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 Mobile $ 1,151
20.3 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 Max-Q $ 1,239
19.7 FPS
2017 AMD Radeon RX 570 Mobile $ 1,260
19.0 FPS
2014 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M 6GB $ 1,249
18.7 FPS
2014 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M $ 1,249
18.2 FPS

The GTX 1060 Mobile sits between the GTX 1660 Ti Max-Q and the RX 580 Mobile, falling slower than GTX 1660 Ti Max-Q by 18.3% and faster than RX 580 Mobile by 5.1%. It has an average relative performance against every graphics card here. It is a close call between the GTX 1060 Mobile and its rival RX 580 Mobile by a small margin.

Forza Horizon 4 (2018)

Ultra Quality

Resolution 1920x1080

Year Graphics Card Price Frames Per Second
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q $ 1,516
78.6 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 Mobile $ 1,104
77.8 FPS
2017 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Max-Q $ 1,106
72.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Mobile $ 1,758
69.8 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Max-Q $ 1,185
67.8 FPS
2018 AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 Mobile $ 1,579
62.3 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Mobile $ 987
59.7 FPS
2017 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Max-Q $ 1,185
52.7 FPS
2015 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 Mobile $ 1,345
51.1 FPS
2014 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980M $ 1,345
51.1 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980MX $ 1,345
51.1 FPS
2017 AMD Radeon RX 580 Mobile $ 1,307
47.7 FPS
2018 AMD Radeon RX 580X Mobile $ 1,307
47.7 FPS
2014 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M 6GB $ 1,249
44.4 FPS
2014 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M $ 1,249
43.1 FPS
2017 AMD Radeon Pro WX 7100 Mobile $ 1,959
38.2 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 Mobile $ 1,151
38.1 FPS
2014 AMD Radeon R9 M290X $ 1,209
37.1 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 Max-Q $ 1,239
37.1 FPS
2017 AMD Radeon RX 570 Mobile $ 1,260
36.4 FPS
2013 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780M $ 1,162
28.7 FPS

The GTX 1060 Mobile sits between the RX Vega 56 Mobile and the GTX 1060 Max-Q, falling slower than RX Vega 56 Mobile by 4.4% and faster than GTX 1060 Max-Q by 13.3%. It has an average relative performance against every graphics card here. The GTX 1060 Mobile's performance in this game hovers around the 60fps mark. The GTX 1060 Mobile averaged 59.7 fps in , topping the RX 580 Mobile by a good margin.

Shadow of the Tomb Raider (2018)

Ultra Quality

Resolution 1920x1080

Year Graphics Card Price Frames Per Second
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q $ 1,516
61.2 FPS
2018 AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 Mobile $ 1,579
60.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 Mobile $ 1,104
60.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Mobile $ 1,758
55.9 FPS
2017 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Max-Q $ 1,106
55.5 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Max-Q $ 1,185
54.3 FPS
2017 AMD Radeon RX 580 Mobile $ 1,307
45.4 FPS
2018 AMD Radeon RX 580X Mobile $ 1,307
45.4 FPS
2017 AMD Radeon Pro WX 7100 Mobile $ 1,959
40.8 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Mobile $ 987
39.8 FPS
2016 AMD Radeon RX 480 Mobile $ 1,275
37.8 FPS
2017 AMD Radeon RX 570 Mobile $ 1,260
36.4 FPS
2015 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 Mobile $ 1,345
36.4 FPS
2014 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980M $ 1,345
36.4 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980MX $ 1,345
36.4 FPS
2017 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Max-Q $ 1,185
35.1 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 Mobile $ 1,151
30.5 FPS
2014 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M 6GB $ 1,249
30.5 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 Max-Q $ 1,239
29.6 FPS
2014 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M $ 1,249
29.6 FPS

The GTX 1060 Mobile sits between the Pro WX 7100 Mobile and the RX 480 Mobile, falling slower than Pro WX 7100 Mobile by 2.5% and faster than RX 480 Mobile by 5.3%. It has an average relative performance against every graphics card here. Its results are actually indistinguishable from those of the Pro WX 7100 Mobile.

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (2017)

Ultra Quality

Resolution 1920x1080

Year Graphics Card Price Frames Per Second
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 Mobile $ 1,104
64.8 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q $ 1,516
63.8 FPS
2017 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Max-Q $ 1,106
60.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Mobile $ 1,758
56.5 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Max-Q $ 1,185
54.9 FPS
2018 AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 Mobile $ 1,579
49.7 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Mobile $ 987
44.4 FPS
2015 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 Mobile $ 1,345
40.6 FPS
2014 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980M $ 1,345
40.6 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980MX $ 1,345
40.6 FPS
2017 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Max-Q $ 1,185
39.2 FPS
2017 AMD Radeon RX 580 Mobile $ 1,307
35.4 FPS
2018 AMD Radeon RX 580X Mobile $ 1,307
35.4 FPS
2017 AMD Radeon Pro WX 7100 Mobile $ 1,959
34.8 FPS
2014 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M 6GB $ 1,249
33.2 FPS
2014 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M $ 1,249
32.3 FPS
2014 AMD Radeon R9 M290X $ 1,209
30.1 FPS
2017 AMD Radeon RX 570 Mobile $ 1,260
30.1 FPS
2013 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780M $ 1,162
30.1 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 Mobile $ 1,151
27.9 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 Max-Q $ 1,239
27.1 FPS

The GTX 1060 Mobile sits between the RX Vega 56 Mobile and the GTX 980 Mobile, falling slower than RX Vega 56 Mobile by 11.9% and faster than GTX 980 Mobile by 9.4%. It has an average relative performance against every graphics card here. The GTX 1060 Mobile averaged 44.4 fps in , topping the RX 580 Mobile by a good margin.

Battlefield V (2018)

Ultra Quality

Resolution 1920x1080

Year Graphics Card Price Frames Per Second
2018 AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 Mobile $ 1,579
86.2 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 Mobile $ 1,104
80.2 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q $ 1,516
75.6 FPS
2017 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Max-Q $ 1,106
74.2 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Mobile $ 1,758
73.8 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Max-Q $ 1,185
71.7 FPS
2017 AMD Radeon RX 580 Mobile $ 1,307
65.4 FPS
2018 AMD Radeon RX 580X Mobile $ 1,307
65.4 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Mobile $ 987
58.1 FPS
2017 AMD Radeon Pro WX 7100 Mobile $ 1,959
52.7 FPS
2017 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Max-Q $ 1,185
51.3 FPS
2015 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 Mobile $ 1,345
51.1 FPS
2014 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980M $ 1,345
51.1 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980MX $ 1,345
51.1 FPS
2017 AMD Radeon RX 570 Mobile $ 1,260
49.7 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 Mobile $ 1,151
45.7 FPS
2016 AMD Radeon RX 480 Mobile $ 1,275
45.5 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 Max-Q $ 1,239
44.4 FPS
2014 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M 6GB $ 1,249
42.3 FPS
2014 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M $ 1,249
41.1 FPS

The GTX 1060 Mobile sits between the RX 580X Mobile and the Pro WX 7100 Mobile, falling slower than RX 580X Mobile by 12.6% and faster than Pro WX 7100 Mobile by 10.2%. It has an average relative performance against every graphics card here. The GTX 1060 Mobile's performance in this game hovers around the 60fps mark.

Game Performance at Ultra Quality settings

Change Quality Settings

Resolution 1920x1080

1% Low [Min FPS] Average FPS
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
48
53.5
2019 Anthem
31
34.5
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
45
50.6
2019 Resident Evil 2
60
67.0
2019 Metro Exodus
26
29.8
2019 World War Z
52
57.8
2019 Gears of War 5
39
43.4
2019 F1 2019
49
54.5
2019 GreedFall
44
49.1
2019 Borderlands 3
31
34.5
2019 Call of Duty Modern Warfare
59
66.3
2019 Red Dead Redemption 2
22
25.5
2019 Need For Speed: Heat
36
40.1
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
55
62.0
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
26
28.9
2018 Final Fantasy XV
39
43.6
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
35
39.8
2018 Forza Horizon 4
53
59.7
2018 Fallout 76
59
66.6
2018 Hitman 2
46
52.0
2018 Just Cause 4
41
45.6
2018 Monster Hunter: World
44
49.0
2018 Strange Brigade
62
69.9
2018 Battlefield V
52
58.1
2017 Dawn of War III
51
57.4
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
39
43.6
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
37
42.1
2017 Destiny 2
62
69.6
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
39
44.4
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
54
60.0
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
56
63.1
2017 For Honor
75
84.1
2017 Project CARS 2
53
59.5
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
64
72.2
2016 Ashes of the Singularity
32
36.6
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
38
42.8
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
33
37.5
2016 Doom
75
84.1
2016 F1 2016
51
57.4
2016 Hitman
46
51.3
2016 Rise of the Tomb Raider
56
63.0
2016 The Division
40
45.1
2016 Total War: Warhammer
42
46.7
2016 Battlefield 1
62
69.3
2016 Overwatch
83
93.2
2016 Dishonored 2
39
43.4
2015 DiRT Rally
75
84.4
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
46
52.2
2015 The Witcher 3
40
44.8
2015 Total War: Attila
35
39.8
2015 Rocket League
220
245.1
2015 Need For Speed
61
67.9
2015 Project CARS
58
65.1
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
101
112.7
2014 Civilization: Beyond Earth
81
91.0
2014 Dragon Age: Inquisition
57
64.3
2014 Far Cry 4
53
59.7
2014 GRID Autosport
79
88.7
2014 Shadow of Mordor
61
68.1
2014 The Talos Principle
66
74.2
2014 Thief
53
59.7
2013 Bioshock Infinite
85
94.9
2013 Company of Heroes 2
44
49.7
2013 Crysis 3
46
51.4
2013 GRID 2
92
102.5
2013 Metro: Last Light
55
61.2
2013 Total War: Rome 2
58
65.0
2013 Battlefield 4
65
72.5
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
151
168.1
2009 League of Legends
283
315.2
2008 Crysis: Warhead
55
62.0

Resolution 2560x1440

1% Low [Min FPS] Average FPS
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
31
39.9
2019 Anthem
21
27.4
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
31
39.3
2019 Resident Evil 2
36
45.0
2019 Metro Exodus
18
23.2
2019 World War Z
33
42.2
2019 Gears of War 5
25
31.5
2019 F1 2019
30
38.6
2019 GreedFall
28
35.5
2019 Borderlands 3
19
24.2
2019 Call of Duty Modern Warfare
38
47.7
2019 Red Dead Redemption 2
16
20.9
2019 Need For Speed: Heat
25
31.5
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
28
36.0
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
17
21.7
2018 Final Fantasy XV
24
30.6
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
20
26.0
2018 Forza Horizon 4
40
50.5
2018 Fallout 76
35
44.4
2018 Hitman 2
26
33.7
2018 Just Cause 4
26
33.7
2018 Monster Hunter: World
27
34.3
2018 Strange Brigade
38
48.7
2018 Battlefield V
33
42.1
2017 Dawn of War III
30
38.2
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
25
32.1
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
25
31.4
2017 Destiny 2
47
59.7
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
26
33.7
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
31
39.1
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
36
45.6
2017 For Honor
39
49.0
2017 Project CARS 2
33
42.0
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
52
65.1
2016 Ashes of the Singularity
27
34.1
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
22
28.3
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
25
31.4
2016 Doom
45
56.3
2016 F1 2016
39
49.0
2016 Hitman
30
37.9
2016 Rise of the Tomb Raider
33
41.3
2016 The Division
25
32.4
2016 Total War: Warhammer
31
39.8
2016 Battlefield 1
39
49.0
2016 Overwatch
51
64.3
2016 Dishonored 2
29
37.1
2015 DiRT Rally
46
58.1
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
27
34.5
2015 The Witcher 3
26
33.3
2015 Total War: Attila
20
26.0
2015 Rocket League
84
105.1
2015 Need For Speed
42
52.5
2015 Project CARS
39
49.7
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
58
72.9
2014 Civilization: Beyond Earth
54
68.1
2014 Dragon Age: Inquisition
34
42.8
2014 Far Cry 4
34
42.8
2014 GRID Autosport
53
67.3
2014 Shadow of Mordor
37
47.4
2014 The Talos Principle
41
52.0
2014 Thief
32
40.5
2013 Bioshock Infinite
49
62.0
2013 Company of Heroes 2
25
32.1
2013 Crysis 3
25
32.1
2013 GRID 2
58
73.4
2013 Metro: Last Light
41
51.3
2013 Total War: Rome 2
33
42.1
2013 Battlefield 4
37
46.4
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
112
140.1
2009 League of Legends
140
175.1
2008 Crysis: Warhead
31
39.0

Resolution 3840x2160

1% Low [Min FPS] Average FPS
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
16
23.8
2019 Anthem
10
14.9
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
14
20.8
2019 Resident Evil 2
15
22.2
2019 Metro Exodus
10
14.6
2019 World War Z
17
24.3
2019 Gears of War 5
13
19.9
2019 F1 2019
17
24.5
2019 GreedFall
10
14.6
2019 Borderlands 3
8
12.6
2019 Call of Duty Modern Warfare
19
28.5
2019 Red Dead Redemption 2
9
13.3
2019 Need For Speed: Heat
13
19.9
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
16
22.9
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
9
13.8
2018 Final Fantasy XV
12
18.4
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
9
13.8
2018 Forza Horizon 4
23
33.7
2018 Fallout 76
17
24.5
2018 Hitman 2
13
19.9
2018 Just Cause 4
12
17.5
2018 Monster Hunter: World
11
16.5
2018 Strange Brigade
18
26.5
2018 Battlefield V
15
22.2
2017 Dawn of War III
13
19.9
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
12
18.4
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
12
18.4
2017 Destiny 2
20
29.8
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
13
19.1
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
11
16.8
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
22
31.5
2017 For Honor
17
24.5
2017 Project CARS 2
24
35.0
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
38
54.7
2016 Ashes of the Singularity
15
22.2
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
8
12.2
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
17
24.5
2016 Doom
19
28.3
2016 F1 2016
19
27.5
2016 Hitman
13
19.1
2016 Rise of the Tomb Raider
13
19.9
2016 The Division
13
19.9
2016 Total War: Warhammer
14
20.7
2016 Battlefield 1
18
26.0
2016 Overwatch
23
33.2
2016 Dishonored 2
20
29.4
2015 DiRT Rally
19
27.5
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
18
26.8
2015 The Witcher 3
13
19.1
2015 Total War: Attila
9
13.0
2015 Rocket League
34
49.0
2015 Need For Speed
24
35.0
2015 Project CARS
24
35.0
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
23
33.8
2014 Civilization: Beyond Earth
26
38.2
2014 Dragon Age: Inquisition
15
22.2
2014 Far Cry 4
16
22.9
2014 GRID Autosport
27
39.0
2014 Shadow of Mordor
18
26.0
2014 The Talos Principle
20
29.1
2014 Thief
24
35.2
2013 Bioshock Infinite
21
31.4
2013 Crysis 3
16
22.9
2013 GRID 2
27
39.0
2013 Metro: Last Light
18
26.8
2013 Total War: Rome 2
13
19.1
2013 Battlefield 4
22
32.1
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
88
126.1
2009 League of Legends
49
70.0
2008 Crysis: Warhead
25
36.7
GTX 1060 Mobile with i7-6700K at 1080p and Ultra Quality settings

GTX 1060 Mobile Specifications

GTX 1060 Mobile Board Design

OutputsNo outputs
Power ConnectorsNone
Slot WidthMXM Module
TDP80 W

GTX 1060 Mobile Clock Speeds

Boost Clock1670 MHz
GPU Clock1404 MHz
Memory Clock2002 MHz 8008 MHz effective

GTX 1060 Mobile Graphics Card

Bus InterfacePCIe 3.0 x16
GenerationGeForce 10 Mobile
ProductionActive
Release DateAug 15th, 2016
Reviews117 in our database

GTX 1060 Mobile Graphics Features

CUDA6.1
DirectX12.0 (12_1)
OpenCL1.2
OpenGL4.6
Shader Model6.4
Vulkan1.1.103

GTX 1060 Mobile Graphics Processor

ArchitecturePascal
Die Size200 mm²
FoundryTSMC
GPU NameGP106
GPU VariantN17E-G1-A1
Process Size16 nm
Transistors4,400 million

GTX 1060 Mobile Memory

Bandwidth192.2 GB/s
Memory Bus192 bit
Memory Size6 GB
Memory TypeGDDR5

GTX 1060 Mobile Render Config

L1 Cache48 KB (per SM)
L2 Cache1536 KB
ROPs48
SM Count10
Shading Units1280
TMUs80

GTX 1060 Mobile Theoretical Performance

FP16 (half) performance66.80 GFLOPS (1:64)
FP32 (float) performance4.275 TFLOPS
FP64 (double) performance133.6 GFLOPS (1:32)
Pixel Rate80.16 GPixel/s
Texture Rate133.6 GTexel/s

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