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GeForce GTX 1060 vs GeForce RTX 2070

Intro

The GeForce GTX 1060 has core clock speeds of 1506 MHz on the GPU, and 2000 MHz on the 6144 MB of GDDR5 memory. It features 1280 SPUs as well as 80 TAUs and 48 Rasterization Operator Units.

Compare those specifications to the GeForce RTX 2070, which makes use of a 12 nm design. nVidia has clocked the core speed at 1410 MHz. The GDDR6 memory runs at a frequency of 14 MHz on this specific model. It features 2304 SPUs as well as 144 Texture Address Units and 64 ROPs.

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Benchmarks

These are real-world performance benchmarks that were submitted by Hardware Compare users. The scores seen here are the average of all benchmarks submitted for each respective test and hardware.

3DMark Fire Strike Graphics Score

GeForce RTX 2070 22282 points
GeForce GTX 1060 12359 points
Difference: 9923 (80%)

Power Usage and Theoretical Benchmarks

Power Consumption (Max TDP)

GeForce GTX 1060 120 Watts
GeForce RTX 2070 175 Watts
Difference: 55 Watts (46%)

Memory Bandwidth

As far as performance goes, the GeForce RTX 2070 should theoretically be quite a bit superior to the GeForce GTX 1060 overall. (explain)

GeForce RTX 2070 458752 MB/sec
GeForce GTX 1060 196608 MB/sec
Difference: 262144 (133%)

Texel Rate

The GeForce RTX 2070 is a lot (approximately 69%) better at anisotropic filtering than the GeForce GTX 1060. (explain)

GeForce RTX 2070 203040 Mtexels/sec
GeForce GTX 1060 120480 Mtexels/sec
Difference: 82560 (69%)

Pixel Rate

If running with high levels of AA is important to you, then the GeForce RTX 2070 is superior to the GeForce GTX 1060, by a large margin. (explain)

GeForce RTX 2070 90240 Mpixels/sec
GeForce GTX 1060 72288 Mpixels/sec
Difference: 17952 (25%)

Please note that the above 'benchmarks' are all just theoretical - the results were calculated based on the card's specifications, and real-world performance may (and probably will) vary at least a bit.

Price Comparison

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GeForce GTX 1060

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Specifications

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Model GeForce GTX 1060 GeForce RTX 2070
Manufacturer nVidia nVidia
Year July 2016 September 2018
Code Name GP106-400 TU104-350
Memory 6144 MB 8192 MB
Core Speed 1506 MHz 1410 MHz
Memory Speed 8000 MHz 28 GB/s
Power (Max TDP) 120 watts 175 watts
Bandwidth 196608 MB/sec 458752 MB/sec
Texel Rate 120480 Mtexels/sec 203040 Mtexels/sec
Pixel Rate 72288 Mpixels/sec 90240 Mpixels/sec
Unified Shaders 1280 2304
Texture Mapping Units 80 144
Render Output Units 48 64
Bus Type GDDR5 GDDR6
Bus Width 192-bit 256-bit
Fab Process 16 nm 12 nm
Transistors 4400 million (Unknown) million
Bus PCIe 3.0 x16 PCIe 3.0 x16
DirectX Version DirectX 12.0 DirectX 12
OpenGL Version OpenGL 4.5 OpenGL 4.6

Memory Bandwidth: Bandwidth is the largest amount of data (counted in MB per second) that can be transported past the external memory interface within a second. The number is calculated by multiplying the interface width by the speed of its memory. If the card has DDR type RAM, it should be multiplied by 2 again. If DDR5, multiply by 4 instead. The better the memory bandwidth, the faster the card will be in general. It especially helps with anti-aliasing, High Dynamic Range and higher screen resolutions.

Texel Rate: Texel rate is the maximum texture map elements (texels) that are processed in one second. This is calculated by multiplying the total number of texture units by the core speed of the chip. The better this number, the better the graphics card will be at handling texture filtering (anisotropic filtering - AF). It is measured in millions of texels in a second.

Pixel Rate: Pixel rate is the most pixels that the graphics chip can possibly record to the local memory in a second - measured in millions of pixels per second. Pixel rate is worked out by multiplying the amount of ROPs by the clock speed of the card. ROPs (Raster Operations Pipelines - sometimes also referred to as Render Output Units) are responsible for outputting the pixels (image) to the screen. The actual pixel fill rate also depends on lots of other factors, especially the memory bandwidth - the lower the memory bandwidth is, the lower the potential to reach the max fill rate.

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GeForce GTX 1060

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GeForce RTX 2070

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Please note that the price comparisons are based on search keywords - sometimes it might show cards with very similar names that are not exactly the same as the one chosen in the comparison. We do try to filter out the wrong results as best we can, though.

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