AMD Radeon RX 580 vs NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB 9Gbps

Graphics Processor

GPU model Polaris 20 GP106
GPU variant Polaris 20 XTX (215-0910038) GP106-410-A1
Architecture GCN 4.0 Pascal
Foundry GlobalFoundries TSMC
Manufacturing process 14 nm 16 nm
Number of transistors 5,700 million 4,400 million
Die size 232 mm² 200 mm²

Graphics Card

Release date Apr 18th, 2017 Apr 20th, 2017
Generation Polaris GeForce 10
Production Active End-of-life
Launch price 229 USD 299 USD
Current price Amazon / Newegg
Interface PCIe 3.0 x16 PCIe 3.0 x16
Reviews 52 in our database 117 in our database
Predecessor Arctic Islands GeForce 900
Successor Vega GeForce 20

Clocks

Base clock 1257 MHz 1506 MHz
Boost clock 1340 MHz 1709 MHz
Memory clock 2000 MHz 8 Gbps effective 2257 MHz 9 Gbps effective

Memory Configuration

Memory size 8 GB 6 GB
Memory type GDDR5 GDDR5
Memory bus width 256 bit 192 bit
Bandwidth 256.0 GB/s 216.7 GB/s

Render Configuration

Shading units 2304 1280
TMUs 144 80
ROPs 32 48
Compute units 36
Cache L1 16 KB (per CU) 48 KB (per SM)
Cache L2 2 MB 1536 KB
SM count 10

Performance

Pixel rate 42.88 GPixel/s 82.03 GPixel/s
Texture rate 193.0 GTexel/s 136.7 GTexel/s
FP16 (half) performance 6.175 TFLOPS (1:1) 68.36 GFLOPS (1:64)
FP32 (float) performance 6.175 TFLOPS 4.375 TFLOPS
FP64 (double) performance 385.9 GFLOPS (1:16) 136.7 GFLOPS (1:32)

Dimensions & Outputs

Slot width Dual-slot Dual-slot
Length 241 mm 9.5 inches 250 mm 9.8 inches
TDP 185 W 120 W
Suggested PSU 450 W 300 W
Outputs 1x HDMI3x DisplayPort 1x DVI1x HDMI3x DisplayPort
Power connectors 1x 8-pin 1x 6-pin
Board number C940, D009-04 PG410 SKU 40

API Support & Features

DirectX 12 (12_0) 12 (12_1)
OpenGL 4.6 4.6
OpenCL 2.1 3.0
Vulkan 1.2 1.2
Shader model 6.4 6.4
CUDA 6.1

Other Features

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