GIGABYTE 3GB GeForce GTX 1060 Mini ITX OC GPU
This 1060 from GIGABYTE is from their 3GB Mini ITX OC series and as such has been crafted in pursuit of the ultimate gaming experience. Based on Pascal architecture and loaded with game enhancing technologies it’ll bring an incredible experience to your home desktop. It features intelligent designs all round and can produce striking performance output with great power efficiency.
The 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
Advanced GTX 1060 Cooling
Equipped with 2 pure copper heat-pipes and 90mm unique-blade fan with 3D active functionality, and heat pipes direct touch technology, the cooler can dissipate heat effectively from the GPU while keeping the fan at lower speed and noise.
GIGABYTE 1060 Unique Fan Blades
The GTX 1060 airflow is spilt by it’s triangle fan edge, which is then guided smoothly through the 3D stripe curve on the fan surface, effectively enhancing the GIGABYTE Gaming 1060 airflow by 23% over traditional fans.
Heat Pipes Help With Cooling the GPU
The Gaming 1060 features Direct Touch technology. This tech as seen above utilizes heat pipes made of pure copper and are shaped to maximize the direct contact area to the 1060’s GPU so they can carry generated heat away from your GPU. This keeps your gaming and media going for longer and displaying as smooth as can be.
Composite Heat-Pipes Embedded 1060
Through a combination of thermal conductivity and phase transition the Gaming GTX 1060 efficiently manages the transfer of heat between two solid interfaces - which increases 29% of cooling capacity.
Mini-ITX 1060 Size
Measuring merely 17cm in length, the card, perfectly compatible for building most of the PCs from ATX to mini-ITX.
Complete Control of 1060 and Features
Features on the GTX 1060 GIGABYTE’s Xtreme Engine allows you to adjust clock speeds, voltage, fan performance, RGB lighting effect and power target. The OSD setting can be monitored and tuned in real-time according to your own preference through this intuitive interface.
HDMI 2.0b / 3x DisplayPort 1.4 / Dual-Link DVI
GeForce® GTX graphics cards provide a powerful next-generation platform for the ultimate immersive virtual reality experience. Rigs and cards marked with "GeForce GTX VR Ready" ensure that your VR games will be optimized with a best-in-class GPU.
Immersive VR requires seven times the graphics processing power of traditional 3D apps and games. NVIDIA's unique set of features - such as multi-res shading - mean you get the right level of performance, image quality, and latency to ensure your VR experience is nothing short of amazing.
|Chipset||GeForce GTX 1060|
|Edition||Mini ITX OC|
|Manufacturing process||16 nm|
|Core Clock||1531 (1556 in OC Mode) MHz|
|Boost Clock||1746 (1771 in OC Mode) MHz|
|Memory Clock||8008 MHz|
|Memory Bus||192 Bit|
|Cooling Solution||Single Fan (1)|
|Cooler Design||GIGABYTE Custom 90mm Cooler|
|Interface||PCIe 3.0 (x16)|
|Maximum Digital Resolution||7680x4320 @ 60Hz|
|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||400 W|
|Maximum GPU Temperature|
|Dimensions||131 x 38 x 169 mm|
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