76points

Asus ROG Strix GeForce GTX 1060 OC

80points

MSI GeForce GTX 1060 Gaming X

Asus ROG Strix GeForce GTX 1060 OC
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Asus ROG Strix GeForce GTX 1060 OC vs MSI GeForce GTX 1060 Gaming X

Asus ROG Strix GeForce GTX 1060 OC
MSI GeForce GTX 1060 Gaming X
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Why is Asus ROG Strix GeForce GTX 1060 OC better than MSI GeForce GTX 1060 Gaming X?

  • 6mm shorter
    134mmvs140mm

Why is MSI GeForce GTX 1060 Gaming X better than Asus ROG Strix GeForce GTX 1060 OC?

  • 1 more DisplayPort outputs
    3vs2
  • Has Double Precision Floating Point (DPFP)
  • 21mm narrower
    277mmvs298mm

Top specs and features

General info

1.number of transistors

4400 million

4400 million

A higher transistor count generally indicates a newer, more powerful processor.

Best

Asus GeForce ROG Strix RTX 2080 Gaming Advanced

136000 million

2.thermal design power (TDP)

120W

120W

The thermal design power (TDP) is the maximum amount of power the cooling system needs to dissipate. A lower TDP typically means that it consumes less power.

Best

AMD Radeon HD 6450

18W

3.Semiconductor size

16nm

16nm

Small semiconductors provide better performance and reduced power consumption. Chipsets with a higher number of transistors, semiconductor components of electronic devices, offer more computational power. A small form factor allows more transistors to fit on a chip, therefore increasing its performance.

Best

AMD Radeon RX 570

1nm

4.PCI Express (PCIe) version

3

3

PCI Express (PCIe) is a high speed expansion card standard, that connects the computer to it's peripherals. Newer versions can support more bandwidth and deliver better performance.

Best

MSI Radeon RX 580 Armor MK2 8GB

16

5.width

298mm

277mm

Best

MSI Radeon RX 560 Aero ITX OC 2GB

115mm

6.height

134mm

140mm

Best

Nvidia GeForce GT 520 (OEM)

68mm

Performance

1.texture rate

129.6GTexels/s

125.5GTexels/s

The number of textured pixels that can be rendered to the screen every second.

Best

AMD Radeon Pro V340 MxGPU

672GTexels/s

2.pixel rate

77.8GPixel/s

75.3GPixel/s

The number of pixels that can be rendered to the screen every second.

Best

AMD Radeon VII

230.4GPixel/s

3.GPU memory speed

2052MHz

2002MHz

The memory clock speed is one aspect that determines the memory bandwidth.

Best

MSI Radeon RX 580 Armor MK2 8GB

8000MHz

4.floating-point performance

4.15TFLOPS

4.02TFLOPS

Floating-point performance is a measurement of the raw processing power of the GPU.

Best

MSI Radeon RX 580 Mech 2 OC 8GB

6359TFLOPS

5.GPU clock speed

1620MHz

1569MHz

The graphics processing unit (GPU) has a higher clock speed.

Best

Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1080 Xtreme Gaming

1784MHz

6.texture mapping units (TMUs)

80

80

TMUs take textures and map them to the geometry of a 3D scene. More TMUs will typically mean that texture information is processed faster.

Best

XFX Radeon Pro Duo

512

Memory

1.maximum memory bandwidth

197GB/s

192.2GB/s

This is the maximum rate that data can be read from or stored into memory.

Best

Asus ROG Strix Radeon RX 570 Gaming OC

2242GB/s

2.memory bus width

192bit

192bit

A wider bus width means that it can carry more data per cycle. It is an important factor of memory performance, and therefore the general performance of the graphics card.

Best

Sapphire Radeon Pro Duo

8192bit

3.RAM

6GB

6GB

Best

Nvidia Quadro GV100

32.77GB

4.effective memory speed

8208MHz

8008MHz

The effective memory clock speed is calculated from the size and data rate of the memory. Higher clock speeds can give increased performance in games and other applications.

Best

Zotac Gaming GeForce RTX 2080 Ti AMP Extreme

14400MHz

5.version of GDDR memory

5

5

Newer versions of GDDR memory offer improvements such as higher transfer rates that give increased performance.

Best

Asus Phoenix GeForce GTX 1660 TI OC

6

Ports

1.has a HDMI output
Asus ROG Strix GeForce GTX 1060 OC
MSI GeForce GTX 1060 Gaming X

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.

2.DisplayPort outputs

2

3

Allows you to connect to a display using DisplayPort.

Best

Nvidia Quadro RTX 5000

4

3.DVI outputs

1

1

Allows you to connect to a display using DVI.

Best

HIS Radeon RX 470 IceQ X2 Turbo

10

4.HDMI ports

2

1

More HDMI ports mean that you can simultaneously connect numerous devices, such as video game consoles and set-top boxes.

Best

Gigabyte GeForce Aorus RTX 2080 Ti

3

5.mini DisplayPort outputs

0

0

Allows you to connect to a display using mini-DisplayPort.

Best

AMD FirePro W9000

6

Features

1.DirectX version

12

12

DirectX is used in games, with newer versions supporting better graphics.

Best

Colorful iGame GeForce GTX 1660 Ultra

12.1

2.OpenGL version

4.5

4.5

OpenGL is used in games, with newer versions supporting better graphics.

Best

Asus Cerberus GTX 1070 Ti Advanced

12

3.OpenCL version

1.2

1.2

Some applications use OpenCL to utilise the power of the graphics processing unit (GPU) for non-graphical computing. Newer versions introduce more functionality and better performance.

Best

XFX Radeon RX 550 Slim Single Slot 4GB

4.5

4.Supports 4K resolution
Asus ROG Strix GeForce GTX 1060 OC
MSI GeForce GTX 1060 Gaming X

Allows you to view in ultra-high definition.

5.Supports multi-display technology
Asus ROG Strix GeForce GTX 1060 OC
MSI GeForce GTX 1060 Gaming X

The graphics card supports multi-display technology. This allows you to configure multiple monitors in order to create a more immersive gaming experience, such as having a wider field of view.

6.Supports 3D
Asus ROG Strix GeForce GTX 1060 OC
MSI GeForce GTX 1060 Gaming X

Allows you to view in 3D (if you have a 3D display and glasses).

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