Nvidia Partners Launch GeForce GTX 1060 Variants On Release Day
The Nvidia GTX 1060 was just released yesterday and you can check out the GTX 1060 review roundup that we did. It seems like this time Nvidia has allowed partners to release their own GTX 1060 variants along with the release of the founder’s edition GTX 1060. Companies are releasing multiple variants for the GTX 1060 and partners include Asus, MSI, Gigabyte and Zotac among others.
Asus recently announced the GTX 1060 Strix graphics card which is the company’s GeForce GTX 1060 variant. It has an 1873MHz OC, it also comes with their wing blade fan technology and Aura RGB lighting. Asus has 5 GTX 1060 variants for us in total. We will be finding out what exactly they are in the near future.
On the other side of things, we have seen multiple GeForce GTX 1060 variants from Zotac. These include the Zotac GeForce GTX 1060 Mini and the Zotac GTX 1060 AMP. Both these cards are a GTX 1060 at the base so you can expect great performance but you also know that these GTX 1060 variants will perform better than the reference model.
MSI has announced 6GB GTX 1060 variants. These include 2 gaming GTX 1060s as well as 2 armour variants. They will also be releasing 2 entry level versions of the GTX 1060.
Gigabyte is releasing 4 GTX 1060 Variants and the head of them all is the GeForce GTX 1060 G1 Gaming 6G, the powerhouse from Gigabyte that has the following clock speeds:
Other offerings from the company are the GTX 1060 D5 6G as well as the two other cards, the GTX 1060 WindForce OC and the GTX 1060 Mini-ITX OC, which has a single fan.
EVGA is also launching 4 GTX 1060 Variants which include the EVGA GeForce GTX 1060 FTW GAMING ACX 3.0. as well as the GTX 1060 SSC GAMING ACX 3.0. The former has a great reputation for being cooler and quieter among the two. There is also an entry level SC GAMING model. They are also offering the vanilla card if you want one of those.
At the end of all this we have Inno3D, they launched a pair of GTX 1060 variants including the ichill and the gaming OC cards.