Is GTX 1060 6GB and Quad-Core Core i3 Enough for Modern Games?

The authors of the GameGangsta YouTube channel tested a computer assembly based on the i3-10105F with a GTX 1060 video card in 30 games.

both very old (for example, GTA 4) and completely new (for example, Shadow Warrior 3) projects were launched. Discuss

GameGangsta experts in the release on the YouTube channelGameGangsta tested the performance of the GTX 1060 graphics card in 30 modern game projects. Among the games were such as Grand Theft Auto IV, Counter Strike GO, Assassin's Creed Unity, Grand Theft Auto V, PUBG (Update 18.1), Apex Legends (Saviors Patch), Call of Duty Warzone (Season 3), Just Cause 4, Metro Exodus, Red Dead Redemption 2, DIRT 5, Project Cars 3, Doom Eternal, Horizon Zero Dawn, Mafia Definitive Edition, Assassin's Creed Valhalla, Watch Dogs Legion, Cyberpunk 2077, Back 4 Blood, Days Gone, Resident Evil Village, Deathloop, Battlefield 2042, Call of Duty Vanguard, Forza Horizon 5, God of War, Dying Light 2, Elden Ring, Shadow Warrior 3, Ghostwire Tokyo.

AT Grand Theft Auto IV with a very high preset at 1080p, the average frame rate was 87 fps. At the same time, in very rare events, the performance was 42 fps.

Counter Strike GO was on very high graphics settings in Full HD. On average, the performance here was at the level of 185 fps. In extremely rare events, the frame rate was 4 fps.

Grand theft auto v ran on ultra settings at 1080p. The average FPS in this game was 75.5 fps, in very rare events - 42 fps.

PUBG (Update 18.1) also came with an ultra-preset in 1080p. The average frame rate here was 60.5 fps. In extremely rare events, this figure dropped to 22 fps.

AT Red dead redemption 2 with Favor Performance and at 1080p, the average frame rate was 46.5 fps. In very rare events, performance dropped to 35 fps.

A game Assassin's creed valhalla Came with a low preset at 1080p. The average FPS in it was at the level of 75 fps, in very rare events - 19 fps.

Days goone ran at 1080p on very high settings. On average, the frame rate in it was 61 fps, in extremely rare events - 3 fps.

AT Call of Duty Vanguard with the high preset, FSR Ultra, and at 1080p, average performance was 72.5 fps. In very rare events, the frame rate dropped to 33 fps.

Forza horizon 5 Run on high settings in Full HD. On average, the frame rate here was 79 fps, in extremely rare events - 33 fps.

All other test results you can see in the video below.

Conclusion

Across all 30 projects, the average frame rate of GTX1060 with a Core i3-10105F processor was 68 fps. The best average performance in this case was in CS:GO (185 fps), and the lowest in Red Dead Redemption 2 (46.5 fps).

PC configuration:

  • CPU Intel Core i3 10105F 3.70 Ghz 4 Core 6MB 14nm;
  • motherboard MSI B560M PRO-E Intel B560 DDR4 4800MHz (OC) M.2;
  • RAM XPG Gammix D30 (2x8) 16GB 3200MHz DDR4 CL16 Ram;
  • graphics card MSI GEFORCE GTX 1060 AERO ITX 6G OC 6GB GDDR5 192bit;
  • SSD Leven JS600 2.5" 500MB-450MB 256GB Sata 3 SSD;
  • HDD 2TB Seagate Barracuda + 2TB WD Blue 7200RPM;
  • frame GAMECASE Crystal 180 Mm Rgb;
  • power unit ZALMAN 600W 80Plus;
  • operating system Windows 10 Pro.