A GDDR5X Nvidia GTX 1060 leak surfaced a while back and we heard that Nvidia might be working on a new GTX 1060 model that comes with GDDR5X memory. The standard GTX 1060 comes with GDDR5 memory so this faster memory should increase performance slightly. The official site now mentions the GDDR5X Nvidia GTX 1060. This means that the product exists and might be around the corner. We have not been able to find a model that comes with the new memory so it is more than likely that these GDDR5X Nvidia GTX 1060 graphics cards have not released yet. What we can say for certain is that this is not a replacement for the older cards with older memory. Both cards will be available side by side and you can choose to go with either one. Talking about the specs, they are pretty much the same. 1280 CUDA Cores, 1506 MHz base clock and 1708 boost clock. An interesting thing to note here is that the original card came with the GP106, this new one is a cut-down version of the GP104. … [Read more...] about GDDR5X Nvidia GTX 1060 Officially Confirmed
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The Nvidia GTX 1060 is the most popular graphics card in the 10 series because of the price and the performance that it has to offer. It is a mid-range graphics card that is able to run pretty much any game at 1080p 60 FPS at close to max settings. People are reporting fake Nvidia GTX 1060 cards being sold online. Beware that scammers are trying to sell fake Nvidia GTX 1060 graphics cards online and you might give in to the exceptionally low pricing. You must think that because the RTX 20 series cards are out now, the Nvidia GTX 1060 would be cheaper. The price should give it away but if that is not something that you notice you can look at other features that might give it away. These features include VGA port and SLI connectors. The Nvidia GTX 1060 does not come with an SLI connector, nor does it come with a VGA port. These fake Nvidia GTX 1060 graphics cards are actually older cards based on Kepler. Back in the day, installing custom BIOS was easier and … [Read more...] about Beware Of Fake Nvidia GTX 1060 Cards Being Sold Online
Cheap Nvidia GTX 1060 graphics cards bought on Ebay are turning out to be old GPUs of the Fermi generation. These dodgy graphics cards use some software and hardware trickery – such as renaming the GPU in the BIOS and scratching off GPU IDs – to pose as genuine Pascal cards. They’re being listed with lower-than-low price tags on the online marketplace that really are too good to be true. The fake GTX 1060 3GB cards, often coming from China or Malaysia, are selling for as low as €54 right now. The GPU at the core of these processors is not even of the Pascal generation, instead these cards come with a comparatively ancient Fermi GPU from the GTS 450, which launched back in 2011. Aside from tearing off the heatsink and taking a look for yourself, there are a few telltale characteristics that will help discern the wheat from the chaff. One such sign of phony cards is the inclusion of a VGA connector, a callback to a display standard Nvidia has … [Read more...] about Cheap Nvidia GTX 1060 graphics cards on Ebay really are too good to be true
The graphics cards prices have been going through the roof and if you were wondering whether or not the introduction of the Nvidia GTX 2080 and other Nvidia Ampere graphics cards will decrease the price of current gaming graphics cards then you have come to the right place as we are going to talk about just that. We have been getting word that the upcoming Nvidia GTX 2080 will be released at GTC in May and if that is the case then you can expect the prices of current graphics cards to fall. How much the prices will increase is something that we cannot confirm right now but keeping in mind that the cryptocurrency miners are buying everything they can get their hands on, it is safe to assume that the drop in price will not be as great as what we are used to. Currently, Nvidia flagship graphics cards are priced well over $1000 so it is no surprise that you are wondering that upcoming graphics cards will also be expensive. Plus Nvidia has also confirmed that this will indeed be the case. … [Read more...] about After The Reveal Of Nvidia GTX 2080 Can You Expect Graphics Cards Prices To Go Down?
Nvidia GTX 1070 Ti is a relatively new graphics cards and we are still seeing custom versions coming out. Just recently we saw the GALAX GTX 1070 Ti HOF and that is one hell of a graphics card. The question that we are going to answer here today is whether or not running games with Nvidia GTX 1070 Ti SLI worth it? Nvidia GTX 1070 Ti SLI Worth It? If you already have an Nvidia GTX 1070 Ti and were considering another one then you have come to the right place. Here we are going to take a look at some modern AAA titles as well as some classics that are used for benchmarking and we are going to see what kind of performance boosts we get when we add a second Nvidia GTX 1070 Ti into the mix. Test Configuration The following are all the hardware components that were used for this test. CPU: Intel Core i7-8700K @ 4.7 GHz all cores Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX Z370-E GAMING motherboard GPU: ZOTAC GTX 1070 Ti AMP Extreme @ stock speeds SLI Bridge: ZOTAC HB SLI Bridge RAM: Corsair Vengence LPX … [Read more...] about Running Games With Nvidia GTX 1070 Ti SLI Worth It? (Up To 99% Scaling With Second Graphics Card)