Results 1 to 8 of 8

Thread: Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 spotted in shipping manifests?

  1. #1
    HEXUS.admin
    Join Date
    Apr 2005
    Posts
    28,908
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked
    1,865 times in 638 posts

    Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 spotted in shipping manifests?

    Zauba import/export database provides a few specification nuggets to ponder over.
    Read more.

  2. #2
    Bows out! CAT-THE-FIFTH's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2006
    Location
    Hopefully somewhere less backstabby
    Posts
    28,789
    Thanks
    3,203
    Thanked
    4,456 times in 3,442 posts
    • CAT-THE-FIFTH's system
      • Motherboard:
      • Less E-PEEN
      • CPU:
      • Massive E-PEEN
      • Memory:
      • RGB E-PEEN
      • Storage:
      • Not in any order
      • Graphics card(s):
      • EVEN BIGGER E-PEEN
      • PSU:
      • OVERSIZED
      • Case:
      • UNDERSIZED
      • Operating System:
      • DOS 6.22
      • Monitor(s):
      • NOT USUALLY ON....WHEN I POST
      • Internet:
      • FUNCTIONAL

    Re: Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 spotted in shipping manifests?

    From a number of leaks,the GP106 is meant to have the following specs:
    1.)1280 shaders
    2.)Either a 192 bit or 256 bit memory controller
    3.)Around 200mm2 in size


    Those despicable Elk,stealing the pond weed!

  3. #3
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Feb 2012
    Posts
    503
    Thanks
    2
    Thanked
    45 times in 29 posts

    Re: Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 spotted in shipping manifests?

    If this clocks to 1.6 GHz base / 1.7 GHz Turbo, we're look at 1280*2*1.7=4.35 TFLOPS.
    Should be okay for 1080p VR.

    Even if Polaris 11 is 1280 shaders as well, it likely won't clock as high. OTOH P11 is going to be fairly cheap.

  4. #4
    Registered+
    Join Date
    Nov 2014
    Posts
    72
    Thanks
    1
    Thanked
    1 time in 1 post

    Re: Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 spotted in shipping manifests?

    No way it's 8 GB.

    Could be an interesting card though, If it gets 970 performance with a solid 4 GB VRAM and Pascal's efficiency... could be very interesting.

  5. #5
    Senior Member kalniel's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2005
    Posts
    29,194
    Thanks
    1,520
    Thanked
    2,932 times in 2,375 posts
    • kalniel's system
      • Motherboard:
      • Gigabyte X58A UD3R rev 2
      • CPU:
      • Intel Xeon X5680
      • Memory:
      • 12gb DDR3 2000
      • Graphics card(s):
      • nVidia GTX 1060 6GB
      • PSU:
      • Seasonic 600W
      • Case:
      • Cooler Master HAF 912
      • Operating System:
      • Win 10 Pro x64
      • Monitor(s):
      • Dell U2311H
      • Internet:
      • O2 8mbps

    Re: Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 spotted in shipping manifests?

    Quote Originally Posted by CaptainAmerica View Post
    No way it's 8 GB.
    Why not?

  6. #6
    root Member DanceswithUnix's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2006
    Location
    In the middle of a core dump
    Posts
    10,103
    Thanks
    501
    Thanked
    1,042 times in 886 posts
    • DanceswithUnix's system
      • Motherboard:
      • Asus X470-PRO
      • CPU:
      • 3700X
      • Memory:
      • 16GB 3200MHz
      • Storage:
      • 1TB Linux, 1TB Games (Win 10)
      • Graphics card(s):
      • Asus Strix RX Vega 56
      • PSU:
      • 650W Corsair TX
      • Case:
      • Antec 300
      • Operating System:
      • Fedora 30 + Win 10 Pro 64 (yuk)
      • Monitor(s):
      • Benq XL2730Z 1440p + Samsung 2343BW 2048x1152
      • Internet:
      • Zen 80Mb/20Mb VDSL

    Re: Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 spotted in shipping manifests?

    Quote Originally Posted by kalniel View Post
    Why not?
    Because it is a price sensitive segment of the market, so if it adds just £30 to the cost of a card then that would need a serious jump in benchmark scores to justify which it won't get.

    It might be nice if there are 8GB options available, and 4GB base. In the same way that currently you get 4GB option and 2GB base.

  7. #7
    Senior Member kalniel's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2005
    Posts
    29,194
    Thanks
    1,520
    Thanked
    2,932 times in 2,375 posts
    • kalniel's system
      • Motherboard:
      • Gigabyte X58A UD3R rev 2
      • CPU:
      • Intel Xeon X5680
      • Memory:
      • 12gb DDR3 2000
      • Graphics card(s):
      • nVidia GTX 1060 6GB
      • PSU:
      • Seasonic 600W
      • Case:
      • Cooler Master HAF 912
      • Operating System:
      • Win 10 Pro x64
      • Monitor(s):
      • Dell U2311H
      • Internet:
      • O2 8mbps

    Re: Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 spotted in shipping manifests?

    Quote Originally Posted by DanceswithUnix View Post
    Because it is a price sensitive segment of the market, so if it adds just £30 to the cost of a card then that would need a serious jump in benchmark scores to justify which it won't get.
    Actually I'd argue it's in a price and image/big numbers sensitive segment - 8GB!!! on the box is worth more than a 3dmark score that many buyers wouldn't understand. But I think you're right, we'll see cards with different amounts.

  8. #8
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Apr 2016
    Posts
    220
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked
    3 times in 3 posts

    Re: Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 spotted in shipping manifests?

    Does it beat 980TI?

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •