MSI GeForce GTX 1060 GAMING X 6GB Review & Specifications

MSI GeForce GTX 1060 GAMING X 6GB GDDR5

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THE ULTIMATE PC GAMING PLATFORM
Get Game Ready with GeForce® GTX.
GeForce GTX graphics cards are the most advanced ever created. Discover unprecedented performance, power efficiency, and next-generation gaming experiences.

VR READY
Discover next-generation VR performance, the lowest latency, and plug-and-play compatibility with leading headsets—driven by NVIDIA VRWorks™ technologies. VR audio, physics, and haptics let you hear and feel every moment.
THE LATEST GAMING TECHNOLOGIES
Pascal is built to meet the demands of next generation displays, including VR, ultra-high-resolution, and multiple monitors. It features NVIDIA GameWorks™ technologies for extremely smooth gameplay and cinematic experiences. Plus, it includes revolutionary new 360-degree image capture.
PERFORMANCE
Pascal-powered graphics cards give you superior performance and power efficiency, built using ultra-fast FinFET and supporting DirectX™ 12 features to deliver the fastest, smoothest, most power-efficient gaming experiences

Specs Overview

Model
  • GEFORCE GTX 1060 GAMING X 6G
  • GTX 1060 GAMING X 6G
Release Date July 2016
Series NVIDIA GeForce GTX 10 Series
GPU Interface PCI-Express x16
GPU Chipset GeForce GTX 1060
GPU Memory Size 6GB
GPU Memory Type GDDR5
GPU Memory Interface 192-Bit
GPU Clock Rate 1510MHz
GPU Boost Clock Rate 1810MHz
DirectX DirectX 12
OpenGL OpenGL 4.5
Max Resolution 7680 x 4320
TDP 120W
Fan
Length 10.91" (277mm)
SLI Support
CrossFire Support
DVI-D (Dual Link) 1
DVI-I (Dual Link) 0
DisplayPort 3
HDMI 1
G-SYNC Support
FreeSync Support

Score Pangoly

91

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MSI GeForce GTX 1060 GAMING X 6GB Performance comparison with similar Graphic Cards

Critic Reviews

89

The bottom line is the GTX 1060 offers a slight edge over the RX 480 in DX11 performance, but those extra ponies require an extra $40 or so, making it a bit of a toss-up. We give Nvidia the slight advantage though, as it’s clocked slighty faste ...

90

PC Gamers are undoubtedly spoilt for choice when it comes to GTX 1060s and MSI's GTX 1060 Gaming X is arguably one of the better options. While not everyone will be sold on the looks, red and black isn't exactly one size fits all colour scheme, the M ...

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95

MSI GeForce GTX 1060 Gaming X 6 GB Review. After an in-depth look at the GTX 1080 and 1070 , We switched focus to examine what AMD had released , in the form of the RX 480 and 470 . Where does the GTX 1060 slot into the situation? We've seen a model. ...

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  • Graphics Processing Unit

    NVIDIA GeForce® GTX 1060

  • Interface

    PCI Express x16 3.0

  • Boost / Base Core Clock

    1809 MHz / 1594 MHz (OC Mode)
    1784 MHz / 1569 MHz (Gaming Mode)
    1708 MHz / 1506 MHz (Silent Mode)

  • Memory Size (MB)

    6144

  • Memory Type

    GDDR5

  • Memory Interface

    192-bit

  • Memory Clock Speed

    8108 MHz (OC Mode)
    8008 MHz (Gaming Mode)
    8008 MHz (Silent Mode)

  • Output

    DisplayPort x 3 (Version 1.4) / HDMI (Version 2.0) / DL-DVI-D

  • Digital Maximum Resolution

    7680 x 4320

  • Virtual Reality Ready

    Y

  • Maximum Displays

    4

  • HDCP Support

    2.2

  • DirectX Version Support

    12

  • OpenGL Version Support

    4.5

  • Card Dimension(mm)

    277 x 140 x 39 mm

  • Card Weight (g)

    1017

  • Power consumption (W)

    120

  • Recommended PSU (W)

    400

  • Power Connectors

    8-pin x 1

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