Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1060 Xtreme Gaming Introduced
Gigabyte has just announced their series of high-end GeForce GTX 1060 Xtreme Gaming GPU. This GPU is the top of the line card that the company has to offer for the GTX 1060 series. This is based on the 6 GB variant. The main features of the GeForce GTX 1060 Xtreme Gaming are as follows:
- 1,280 CUDA cores
- 1645 MHz core clock
- 1873 MHz boost clock
- 8316 MHz effective overclocked memory
- VRM setup
The top of the line GeForce GTX 1060 Xtreme Gaming is a beautiful card with the signature black and orange look. Gigabyte is a well-reputed custom GPU maker and the GeForce GTX 1060 Xtreme Gaming features their new WindForce 2X Xtreme Gaming cooling solution which keeps the card cool when under load and during long gaming sessions.
The 3-slot cooler may seem a bit overkill but you can have peace of mind that it will do its job. It has a twin-stack aluminium fin heatsink. It uses three 8 mm-thick copper heat pipes for heat dissipation and to keep the GPU cool. Dual 100 mm fans also keep the heat away and they spin in opposite directions as well.
You also get some really cool lighting with the GeForce GTX 1060 Xtreme Gaming to match the theme of your build. The GPU is powered by a single 8-pin PCIe power connector like the reference model. Just like the reference model, this GPU is aimed at mainstream gaming. Gamers who just want to play games at 1080p should check out this GPU. This could be the solution you were looking for.
GeForce GTX 1060 Xtreme Gaming is a great GTX 1060 variant and it comes with all the cool bells and whistles. You get LED lighting which seems to be pretty common these days. This GPU with the custom cooler gives you better performance and lower temperatures than the reference GTC 1060.
What do you think about the GeForce GTX 1060 Xtreme Gaming?