In conjunction with the new NVIDIA Pascal architecture, NVIDIA also introduced the Founder’s Edition graphics cards. These are not the reference design cards of yesteryears, but premium editions designed and built by NVIDIA. Hence, they are priced at a premium over regular GeForce cards.
Today, we are really excited to reveal our review of the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Founder’s Edition graphics card. Discover what’s so special about the Founder’s Edition, and find out how the GeForce GTX 1060 performs against the Radeon RX 480!
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Specification Comparison
|Specifications||NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080||NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070||NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060|
|GPU||NVIDIA GP104||NVIDIA GP104||NVIDIA GP106|
|Textures Per Clock||160||120||80|
|Pixels Per Clock||64||64||48|
|Base Clock Speed||1607 MHz||1506 MHz||1506 MHz|
|Boost Clock Speed||1733 MHz||1683 MHz||1708 MHz|
|Texture Fillrate||257.1~277.3 GT/s||180.7~202.0 GT/s||120.5~136.6 GT/s|
|Pixel Fillrate||102.8~110.9 GP/s||96.4~107.7 GP/s||72.3~82.0 GP/s|
|Graphics Memory||8 GB GDDR5X||8 GB GDDR5||6 GB GDDR5|
|Graphics Memory Bus Width||256-bit||256-bit||192-bit|
|Graphics Memory Bandwidth||320 GB/s||256 GB/s||192 GB/s|
|TDP||180 W||150 W||120 W|
$699 (Founder's Edition)
$449 (Founder's Edition)
$299 (Founder's Edition)
For more specifications, please take a look at our Desktop Graphics Card Comparison Guide.
Unboxing The GeForce GTX 1060 Founder’s Edition
This is our video showing the unboxing of the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Founder’s Edition graphics card. This is exactly what you can expect if you purchase the Founder’s Edition card from NVIDIA.
There is nothing else in the box. Just the GeForce GTX 1060 Founder’s Edition graphics card in an anti-static bag.
GeForce GTX 1060 Founder’s Edition Hands-On Overview
In this video, we are going to take a quick look at the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Founder’s Edition graphics card, and its faceted die-cast aluminium cooler.