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GIGABYTE RX 5500 XT D6 8G

Comparing GIGABYTE RX 5500 XT D6 8G vs GIGABYTE AORUS GeForce GTX 1060 6G 9Gbps

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Released
Q3/2016

Comparison of GIGABYTE RX 5500 XT D6 8G video card vs GIGABYTE AORUS GeForce GTX 1060 6G 9Gbps video card by specs and benchmarks. GIGABYTE RX 5500 XT D6 8G runs at 1.647 GHz+ 2 % base clock speed and has 8 GB of GDDR6 memory, while video card GIGABYTE AORUS GeForce GTX 1060 6G 9Gbps runs at 1.647 GHz+ 2 % base clock speed and has 6 GB of GDDR5 memory. The weight is different, -- vs --. The TDP of the first video card is 130 W, and the second is 120 W . Compare the benchmark results to find out which video card is better.

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  • Higher clock speed
    1.647 GHz+ 2 % left arrow 1.607 GHz+ 7 %
    Around 2% better clock speed
  • More memory
    8 GB left arrow 6 GB
    25% more memory
Performance tests
Real tests GIGABYTE AORUS GeForce GTX 1060 6G 9Gbps vs GIGABYTE RX 5500 XT D6 8G
Specifications
Complete list of technical specifications
GIGABYTE AORUS GeForce GTX 1060 6G 9Gbps GIGABYTE AORUS GeForce GTX 1060 6G 9Gbps
GIGABYTE RX 5500 XT D6 8G GIGABYTE RX 5500 XT D6 8G
GPU

gpu GIGABYTE AORUS GeForce GTX 1060 6G 9Gbps item

  • Based on
    NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 6GB left arrow AMD Radeon RX 5500 XT
  • GPU Chip
    GP106-410-A1 left arrow Navi 14 XTX
  • Execution units
    10 left arrow 22
  • Shader
    1280 left arrow 1408
  • Render Output Units
    48 left arrow 32
  • Texture Units
    80 left arrow 88
Memory
  • Memory Size
    6 GB left arrow 8 GB
  • Memory Type
    GDDR5 left arrow GDDR6
  • Memory Speed
    2.257 GHz left arrow 1.75 GHz
  • Memory Bandwith
    216 GB/s left arrow 224 GB/s
  • Memory Interface
    192 bit left arrow 128 bit
Clock Speeds
  • Base Clock
    1.607 GHz+ 7 % left arrow 1.647 GHz+ 2 %
  • Boost Clock
    1.860 GHz+ 9 % left arrow 1.845 GHz
  • Avg (Game) Clock
    1.835 GHz left arrow 1.717 GHz
  • Overclocking
    Yes left arrow Yes
Thermal Design
  • TDP
    120 W left arrow 130 W
  • PCIe-Power
    1 x 8-Pin left arrow 1 x 8-Pin
Cooler & Fans
  • Fan-Type
    Axial left arrow Axial
  • Cooler-Type
    Air cooling left arrow Air cooling
  • Fan 1
    3 x 80 mm left arrow 2 x 90 mm
  • Noise (Idle)
    -- left arrow 0 dB / Silent
  • Noise (Load)
    -- left arrow 41 dB
Connectivity
  • Max. Displays
    4 left arrow 4
  • HDCP-Version
    2.2 left arrow 2.3
  • HDMI Ports
    1x HDMI v2.0b left arrow 1x HDMI v2.0b
  • DP Ports
    3x DP v1.4 left arrow 3x DP v1.4
  • DVI Ports
    1 left arrow --
Featureset
  • Max. resolution
    7680x4320 left arrow 7680x4320
  • DirectX
    12_1 left arrow 12_1
  • Raytracing
    No left arrow Yes
  • DLSS / FSR
    No left arrow No
  • LED
    GIGABYTE RGB Fusion left arrow No LED lighting
Supported Video Codecs
  • h264
    Decode / Encode left arrow Decode / Encode
  • VP8
    No left arrow Decode
  • h265 / HEVC
    Decode / Encode left arrow Decode / Encode
  • VP9
    Decode left arrow Decode / Encode
  • AV1
    No left arrow No
Dimensions
  • Length
    280 mm left arrow 225 mm
  • Height
    111 mm left arrow 119 mm
  • Width
    38 mm left arrow 40 mm
  • Width (Slots)
    2 PCIe-Slots left arrow 2 PCIe-Slots
Additional data
  • GPU Interface
    PCIe 3.0 x 16 left arrow PCIe 4.0 x 8
  • Release date
    Q3/2016 left arrow Q3/2019
  • Structure size
    16 nm left arrow 7 nm
  • Part-no
    GV-N1060AORUS-6GD left arrow GV-R55XTD6-8GD
  • Documents
    data sheet left arrow --
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