AMD Radeon R9 Fury vs NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB
Comparison of Radeon R9 Fury and GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB architecture, market type and release date.
Radeon R9 Fury and GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of Radeon R9 Fury and GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Core clock speed
Manufacturing process technology
Power consumption (TDP)
Texture fill rate
Compatibility, dimensions and requirements
Information on Radeon R9 Fury and GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. For desktop video cards it's interface and bus (motherboard compatibility), additional power connectors (power supply compatibility).
PCIe 3.0 x16
PCIe 3.0 x16
Supplementary power connectors
Parameters of memory installed on Radeon R9 Fury and GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB: its type, size, bus, clock and resulting bandwidth. Note that GPUs integrated into processors don't have dedicated memory and use a shared part of system RAM.
High Bandwidth Memory (HBM)
High bandwidth memory (HBM)
Maximum RAM amount
Memory bus width
Memory clock speed
Video outputs and ports
Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon R9 Fury and GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB.
1x HDMI, 3x DisplayPort
1x DVI, 1x HDMI, 3x DisplayPort
Number of Eyefinity displays
Technological solutions and APIs supported by Radeon R9 Fury and GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
APIs supported by Radeon R9 Fury and GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB, sometimes including their particular versions.
Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon R9 Fury and GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
R9 Fury 46.36
GTX 1060 6 GB 47.37 +2.2%
3DMark Cloud Gate GPU
R9 Fury 80439 +5.2%
GTX 1060 6 GB 76477
3DMark Fire Strike Score
R9 Fury 23381 +111.8%
GTX 1060 6 GB 11039
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
R9 Fury 14580 +13.8%
GTX 1060 6 GB 12816
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
R9 Fury 17543 +1.5%
GTX 1060 6 GB 17288
3DMark Vantage Performance
R9 Fury 42039
GTX 1060 6 GB 43717 +4%
R9 Fury 9989
GTX 1060 6 GB 10206 +2.2%
Cryptocurrency mining performance of Radeon R9 Fury and GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
Let's see how good Radeon R9 Fury and GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.
Advantages of AMD Radeon R9 Fury
Wider memory bus (4096 vs 192 bit)
More pipelines (3584 vs 1280)
Higher memory bandwidth (512 vs 192.2 GB/s)
Mantle (an API developed by AMD for 3D graphics acceleration. Discontinued and later superceded by Vulkan)
Eyefinity (allows using several displays with an AMD GPU)
AMD PowerTune technology
AMD ZeroCore Power technology
AMD App Acceleration
Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB
2.2% faster in synthetic tests
Much newer (19 July 2016 vs 10 July 2015)
Cheaper ($299 vs $549)
Finer manufacturing process technology (16 vs 28 nm)
Less power hungry (120 vs 275 watts)
G-SYNC (removes screen tearing by telling the display when to renew the image. Only works with G-SYNC compatible displays)
Vulkan (a contemporary API for graphics acceleration, based on now-discontinued Mantle)
So, R9 Fury or GTX 1060 6 GB?
Technical City couldn't decide between AMD Radeon R9 Fury and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB. The differences in performance seem too small.
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