NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 8 GB GDDR5X vs NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Max-Q

Graphics Processor

GPU model GP104 GP104
GPU variant GP104-150-KA-A1 N17E-G3-A1
Architecture Pascal Pascal
Foundry TSMC TSMC
Manufacturing process 16 nm 16 nm
Number of transistors 7,200 million 7,200 million
Die size 314 mm² 314 mm²

Graphics Card

Release date Never Released
Generation GeForce 10
Predecessor GeForce 900
Successor GeForce 20
Production End-of-life
Interface PCIe 3.0 x16
Reviews 117 in our database

Clocks

Base clock 1506 MHz 1290 MHz
Boost clock 1709 MHz 1468 MHz
Memory clock 1001 MHz 8 Gbps effective 1251 MHz 10008 MHz effective

Memory Configuration

Memory size 8 GB 8 GB
Memory type GDDR5X GDDR5X
Memory bus width 256 bit 256 bit
Bandwidth 256.3 GB/s 320.3 GB/s

Render Configuration

Shading units 1280 2560
TMUs 80 160
ROPs 64 64
SM count 10 20
Cache L1 48 KB (per SM) 48 KB (per SM)
Cache L2 2 MB 2 MB

Performance

Pixel rate 109.4 GPixel/s 93.95 GPixel/s
Texture rate 136.7 GTexel/s 234.9 GTexel/s
FP16 (half) performance 68.36 GFLOPS (1:64) 117.4 GFLOPS (1:64)
FP32 (float) performance 4.375 TFLOPS 7.516 TFLOPS
FP64 (double) performance 136.7 GFLOPS (1:32) 234.9 GFLOPS (1:32)

Dimensions & Outputs

Slot width Dual-slot MXM Module
Length 250 mm 9.8 inches
TDP 120 W 150 W
Suggested PSU 300 W
Outputs 1x DVI1x HDMI3x DisplayPort No outputs
Power connectors 1x 6-pin None
Board number E2915 SKU 10

API Support & Features

DirectX 12 (12_1) 12 (12_1)
OpenGL 4.6 4.6
OpenCL 3.0 1.2
Vulkan 1.2 1.2.131
CUDA 6.1 6.1
Shader model 6.4 6.4

Other Features

Mobile graphics

Release date Jun 27th, 2017
Generation GeForce 10 Mobile
Production Active
Interface PCIe 3.0 x16
Reviews 183 in our database

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