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MSI GTX 1060 Gaming X 6G Review


MSI GTX 1060 Gaming X 6G Specifications:

Graphics Processing Unit
NVIDIA GeForce® GTX 1060
PCI Express x16 3.0
Boost / Base Core Clock
1809 MHz / 1594 MHz (OC Mode)
1784 MHz / 1569 MHz (Gaming Mode)
1708 MHz / 1506 MHz (Silent Mode)
Memory Size (MB)
Memory Type
Memory Interface
Memory Clock Speed
8100 MHz (OC Mode)
8000 MHz (Gaming Mode)
8000 MHz (Silent Mode)
DisplayPort x 3 (Version 1.4) / HDMI (Version 2.0) / DL-DVI-D Digital
Maximum Resolution
7680 x 4320
Virtual Reality Ready
Maximum Displays
HDCP Support
DirectX Version Support
OpenGL Version Support
Card Dimension(mm)
277 x 140 x 39 mm
Card Weight  (g)
Power consumption (W)
Recommended PSU (W)
Power Connectors
8-pin x 1


MSI GTX 1060 Gaming X 6G Features:

  • Twin Frozr VI Thermal Design: Heatsink Technologies: Airflow Technology, SMooth Heat pipes, Solid Baseplate, Premium Thermal Compound, Close Quarters cooling 
  • Torx Fan 2.0: The patented mix of dispersion and traditional blades which generate 22% more air fan pressure for better cooling performance. 
  • Double Ball Bearings: Strong and lasting core for years of smooth gaming while remaining virtually silent.
  • Zero Frozr: Eliminates fan noise bystopping the fans in low-load situations.(<60C)
  • Custom PCB: Tailored 10 phase PCB designusing Military Class 4 components with an extra 6 pin connector for higher overclocking, Close quarters cooling below the heatsink enables you to push the card to the max.
  • Solid Backplate: Black Matte backplate adds an awesome look and feel with this rigid design.
  • RGB LED control: Select from 5 effects and 16.8m colors to set the right ambience by Gaming APP.
  • MSI Gaming APP: Once click performance profiles for you to switch between gaming or light use, VR Ready in one click to unlock high performance and close interfering software, mobile version available for better control without switching to windows, Dragon Eye allows you to stream content while playing your favorite games.
  • MSI Afterburner: Get full control of your graphics card to unlock its true overclocking performance. 
  • XSplit Gamecaster V2 includes to record, stream or share with a 1 year premium license, a $49.99 value .
  • WTFast: Gamers Private network to optimize your game connection from end to end. A $19.99 value.




All information courtesy of MSI.

  1. MSI GTX 1060 Gaming X 6G: Introduction & Closer Look
  2. MSI GTX 1060 Gaming X 6G Closer Look: New Tech
  3. MSI GTX 1060 Gaming X 6G: Specifications & Features
  4. MSI GTX 1060 Gaming X 6G Testing: Setup
  5. MSI GTX 1060 Gaming X 6G Testing: Fallout 4, Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor
  6. MSI GTX 1060 Gaming X 6G Testing: Far Cry Primal, Battlefield 4
  7. MSI GTX 1060 Gaming X 6G Testing: The Witcher III: Wild Hunt, Hitman (2016)
  8. MSI GTX 1060 Gaming X 6G Testing: Tom Clancy's The Division, Unigine Heaven 4
  9. MSI GTX 1060 Gaming X 6G Testing: Ashes of the Singularity, 3DMark
  10. MSI GTX 1060 Gaming X 6G Testing: Temperature & Power Consumption
  11. MSI GTX 1060 Gaming X 6G: Conclusion
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