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Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Radeon RX 470D

Reasons to consider the
AMD Radeon RX 470D

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More shading units 1,792 vs 1,280 512 more shading units
More texture mapping units 112 vs 80 32 more texture mapping units
Front view of GeForce GTX 1060

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MSI GeForce GTX 1060

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Much higher clock speed 1,544 MHz vs 926 MHz More than 65% higher clock speed
Higher pixel rate 74.1 GPixel/s vs 38.6 GPixel/s More than 90% higher pixel rate
More memory 6,144 MB vs 4,096 MB 50% more memory
Much higher turbo clock speed 1,759 MHz vs 1,206 MHz More than 45% higher turbo clock speed
Higher effective memory clock speed 8,008 MHz vs 6,600 MHz More than 20% higher effective memory clock speed
More render output processors 48 vs 32 16 more render output processors
Higher memory clock speed 2,002 MHz vs 1,650 MHz More than 20% higher memory clock speed

Features Key features of the Radeon RX 470D  vs GeForce GTX 1060 

memory bandwidth Rate at which data can be read from or stored in onboard memory

Radeon RX 470D
211.2 GB/s
GeForce GTX 1060
192.2 GB/s

pixel rate Number of pixels a graphics card can render to the screen every second

Radeon RX 470D
38.6 GPixel/s
GeForce GTX 1060
74.1 GPixel/s

texture rate Speed at which a graphics card can perform texture mapping

Radeon RX 470D
135.1 GTexel/s
GeForce GTX 1060
123.5 GTexel/s

floating point performance How fast the gpu can crunch numbers

Radeon RX 470D
4,322 GFLOPS
GeForce GTX 1060
3,953 GFLOPS

shading units Subcomponents of the gpu, these run in parallel to enable fast pixel shading

texture mapping units Built into each gpu, these resize and rotate bitmaps for texturing scenes

Specifications Full list of technical specs


Radeon RX 470D  vs
GeForce GTX 1060 
GPU brand AMD Nvidia
GPU name Ellesmere GP106
Clock speed 926 MHz 1,544 MHz
Turbo clock speed 1,206 MHz 1,759 MHz
Is dual GPU No No
Reference card None Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB 1.5 GHz 6 GB

raw performance

Shading units 1,792 1,280
Texture mapping units 112 80
Render output processors 32 48
Pixel rate 38.6 GPixel/s 74.1 GPixel/s
Texture rate 135.1 GTexel/s 123.5 GTexel/s
Floating-point performance 4,322 GFLOPS 3,953 GFLOPS


Radeon RX 470D  vs
GeForce GTX 1060 
Memory clock speed 1,650 MHz 2,002 MHz
Effective memory clock speed 6,600 MHz 8,008 MHz
Memory bus 256 bit 192 bit
Memory 4,096 MB 6,144 MB
Memory type GDDR5 GDDR5
Memory bandwidth 211.2 GB/s 192.2 GB/s

noise and power

TDP 120W 120W


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