ASUS NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 6GB 9Gbps Advanced Graphics Card
The ASUS Advanced Edition 9Gbps GeForce GTX 1060 graphics card is loaded with innovative new gaming technologies that make it the perfect choice for the latest high-definition games. Powered by NVIDIA Pascal™-the most advanced GPU architecture ever created-the GeForce GTX 1060 delivers brilliant performance that opens the door to virtual reality and beyond. #GameReady.
The Sweet Spot Performance
ASUS GeForce® GTX 1060 gaming graphics cards are packed with exclusive ASUS technologies, including DirectCU II Technology with Patented Wing-Blade Fans for 30% cooler and 3X quieter performance, and Industry-only Auto-Extreme Technology for premium quality and the best reliability. VR-friendly HDMI ports let gamers easily enjoy immersive virtual reality experiences. ASUS GeForce® GTX 1060 also has GPU Tweak II with XSplit Gamecaster that provides intuitive performance tweaking and instant gameplay streaming.
GeForce® GTX 1060 with 9Gbps GDDR5 Memory
NVIDIA Pascal™ architecture delicers amazing memory performance.
DirectCU II with 0dB Fan Technology: 30% Cooler, Silent Gaming
Exclusive DirectCU II cooling technology includes 220%-larger heat-dissipation: this means performance that's 30% and three-times (3X) quieter than reference for ultra-stable hardcore gaming with very low noise. And GeForce® GTX 1060 ups the ante still further with 0dB fan technology that lets you enjoy games like League of Legends® and StarCraft® in complete silence — because the fan stops completely when the GPU temperature remains below a set level.
Patented Wing-Blade Fans: Max Air Flow with 105% More Air Pressure
A patented wing-blade design that delivers maximum air flow and improved 105% static pressure over the heat sink, while operating at 3X quieter volumes than reference cards.
IP5X-Certified Dust Resistance: Longer Fan Lifespan
The fans in GeForce GTX 1060 graphics cards are certified under the International Protection Marking (IP code) as IP5X dust resistant for improved reliability and a longer lifespan. This stringent certification process ensures GeForce GTX 1060 graphics cards provide optimal fan performance, even under severe conditions.
Auto-Extreme Technology with Super Alloy Power II: Premium Quality and Best Reliability
ASUS graphics cards are produced using Auto-Extreme technology, an industry-first 100% automated production process, and feature premium Super Alloy Power II components that enhance efficiency, reduce power loss, decrease component buzzing under load, and lower thermal temperatures for unsurpassed quality and reliability.
VR-Friendly HDMI Ports: Enjoy Immersive Virtual Reality Experience
ASUS of GeForce® GTX 1060 graphics cards have two HDMI ports for connecting a VR device and display at the same time, so you can enjoy immersive virtual reality experiences anytime without having to swap cables.
GPU Tweak II with XSplit Gamecaster
GPU Tweak II: Intuitive Performance Tweaking
Adjust clock speeds, voltages and fan speeds to tune your graphics card(s) exactly how you want to. Select between GPU Tweak’s Standard or Advanced modes depending on your level of experience.
Choose Standard Mode to access Intuitive options for easy tweaking. This is great for those learning how to tune graphics cards. Alternatively try out the Advanced Mode for sophisticated and extensive tuning options that enable complete control for experienced overclockers.
XSplitGamecaster: Instant Gameplay Streaming
Now, you can also launch XSplit Gamecaster to bring up the in-game overlay and start streaming or recording your gameplay with the click of a button. You can also try the in-game annotations and video editor features to enhance your game stream experience.
GeForce® GTX VR Ready
Discover next-generation VR performance, the lowest latency, and plug-and-play compatibility with leading headsets—driven by NVIDIA VRWorks™ technologies.
NVIDIA® G-SYNC Ready
Delivers the smoothest and fastest gaming experience by synchronizing display refresh rates to the GPU, eliminating screen tearing and minimizing display stutter and input lag.
Delivers double the bandwidth per lane of PCIe Gen 2 for faster GPU –CPU communication. Features • DirectCU II with Patented Wing-Blade 0dB Fans for 30% cooler and 3X quieter performance.
• NVIDIA ANSEL for a revolutionary new way to capture in-game screenshots.
• IP5X-Certified Fans for dust resistant and longer fan lifespan.
• Industry Only Auto-Extreme Technology with Super Alloy Power II delivers premium quality and best reliability.
• VR-Friendly HDMI Ports for immersive virtual reality experiences.
• GPU Tweak II with Xsplit Gamecaster provides intuitive performance tweaking and instant gameplay streaming.
|Chipset||GeForce GTX 1060|
|Edition||Advanced Edition 9Gbps|
|Manufacturing process||16 nm|
|Core Clock||1544 (1569 in OC Mode) MHz|
|Boost Clock||1759 (1784 in OC Mode) MHz|
|Memory Clock||9100 MHz|
|Memory Bus||192 Bit|
|Cooling Solution||Dual Fan (2)|
|Cooler Design||DirectCU II|
|Interface||PCIe 3.0 (x16)|
|Maximum Digital Resolution||7680x4320 (8K UHD)|
|Maximum Analog (VGA) Resolution||N/A|
|Max. Concurrent Displays||4 Displays|
|NVIDIA SLI Support||Not Supported|
|GeForce GTX VR Ready||Yes|
|Microsoft DirectX Support||12 API with Feature Level 12.1|
|Low Profile Compatible||No|
|Low Profile Support||N/A|
|Graphics Card TDP/Power|
|Graphics Card Power Connectors||1 x 6-pin PCIe|
|Minimum Recommended PSU|
|Maximum GPU Temperature||94 °C|
|Dimensions||125 x 42 x 218 mm|
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Date Issued: 24th Aug 2016
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Date Issued: 7th Jul 2016
NVIDIA is gearing up to launch the third-rung GeForce GTX 1060 with both reference Founders Edition form and with partner boards arriving at the same time, July 17.