ASUS NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 6GB Expedition OC Graphics Card
ASUS Expedition graphics cards are made for non-stop action, engineered with non-stop durability for 2X longer lifespan and premium reliability. We even test the cards to the limits, with 144 hour of diskless-system tests and extensive checks for compatibility with top games. While GPU Tweak II with XSplit Gamecaster to provide non-stop gaming experience and real-time streaming.
I/O Ports Highlight
• 1 x Native DVI-D
• 2 x Native HDMI 2.0
• 2 x Native Display Port
Non-Stop Durability: 0dB Dual-Ball Bearing Fans
Without the problem of oil drying common in sleeve-bearing fans, the dual-ball bearing fan on ASUS Expedition GeForce® GTX 1060 lasts 2X longer. With reduced friction, it also runs smoother, further improving card lifespan and cooling efficiency. You can play in true 0dB silence as the 0dB fans remain off up to a set GPU temp level*.
Auto-Extreme Technology with Super Alloy Power II
ASUS graphics cards are produced using Auto-Extreme technology, an industry-first 100% automated production process, and features 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.
144-hr Diskless Solution Compatibility
ASUS operates the iCafé Labs to certify Expedition graphics cards for use as diskless systems, subjecting the cards to 144 hours of dedicated tests, including a 2-hour reboot test and 15-hour 3D Mark test with heavy loading. Expedition graphics cards are ready to run non-stop - with the smooth performance you demand.
Top Games Tested
ASUS iCafé Labs engineers also subject Expedition graphics cards to lengthy stability tests in an environment that simulates a real-world internet café. We test with the top games to assure of the very best gaming experiences!
GPU Tweak II with XSplit Gamecaster: Tweak Till Your Heart's Content
Redesigned with an intuitive, all-new UI, GPU Tweak II makes overclocking easier and more visual than ever, while still retaining advanced options for seasoned overclockers. With one click, the new Gaming Booster function maximizes system performance by removing redundant processes and allocating all available resources automatically.
Gaming Booster: One-click Performance Up
• Visual effects: Boost your performance by turning off windows visual effects.
• System Services: Automatically or manually turn off windows services or process.
• Memory Defragmentation: Re-arrange & free your system memory without closing any processes.
XSplit Gamecaster: Instant Gameplay Streaming
An included 1-year XSplit Gamecaster premium license* - a $99 USD value - lets you easily stream or record gameplay via a convenient, in-game overlay. The overlay also displays GPU clock speed, temperature, and VRM usage, and has GPU Tweak II controls, so gamers can choose a gaming profile and boost performance with just one click.
Powered by: NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1060
NVIDIA GPU Boost™ 3.0: Dynamically maximizes clock speeds based on workload and allows enthusiast-class controls that allow gamers to push performance to new levels.
NVIDIA G-SYNC™ Technology: NVIDIA G-SYNC is groundbreaking display technology that delivers the smoothest gaming experience ever. G-SYNC's revolutionary smoothness is achieved by synchronizing display refresh rates to the GPU in your GeForce GTX-powered desktop or notebook, eliminating screen tearing and minimizing display stutter and input lag. NVIDIA G-SYNC requires a qualified NVIDIA G-SYNC display panel on the notebook or a NVIDIA G-SYNC monitor.
PCIE 3.0: Delivers double the bandwidth per lane of PCIe Gen 2 for faster GPU -CPU communication Features • 1809 MHz Boost Clock in OC mode for brilliant eSports gaming.
• Dual-Ball Bearing Fan: runs smoother by reducing friction, further improving 2X longer card lifespan and cooling efficiency.
• Industry Only Auto-Extreme Technology with Super Alloy Power II: delivers premium quality and best reliability.
• 144-Hour Test Passed and Top Games Tested: for best compatibility.
• GPU Tweak II with Xsplit Gamecaster: provides intuitive performance tweaking and instant gameplay streaming.
• NVIDIA ANSEL: for a revolutionary new way to capture in-game screenshots.
• NVIDIA GameWorks™: provides an interactive and cinematic experience, as well as incredibly smooth gameplay.
|Chipset||GeForce GTX 1060|
|Manufacturing process||16 nm|
|Core Clock||1594 (1809 in OC Mode) MHz|
|Boost Clock||1569 (1708 in OC Mode) MHz|
|Memory Clock||8008 MHz|
|Memory Bus||192 Bit|
|Cooling Solution||Dual Fan (2)|
|Cooler Design||ASUS Dual Fan|
|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||240 x 131 x38 mm|
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Date Issued: 24th Aug 2016
The market for graphics cards priced at Â£250 has been hotting up since both AMD and Nvidia released GPUs based on their latest architectures. AMD has been more eager to pinpoint the sub-Â£200 market with two GPUs - the Radeon RX 480 and Radeon RX 470. Specifically, if you can find one, the Sapphire RX 480 Nitro 4GB is arguably the best card south of this all-important figure.
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.