As is often the case in the world of technology, updates and upgrades are frequently released. These “new” versions of products usually offer wide varieties of enhancements and features that are supposed to make the new product superior to the versions released before it. But how often is that the case?
Today, we are taking a look at one such case of old vs. new. It is a battle of the graphics cards, this time, around, with two types of cards from popular graphics card producers, Nvidia.
Nvidia is a powerhouse name in graphics card technology, powering some of the most advanced computers that are used for gaming. Until now, the biggest and baddest of their mid-range cards came in the form of the GTX 970, which would provide gamers with great graphics and lag free video experiences in their custom rigs. That was until the GTX 1060 came along.
Will the GTX 1060 be able to surpass the older GTX 970 model, or are all the new bells and whistles of the GTX 1060 just flashes in the pan? In this article, we will take a look at each of the graphics cards strengths and weaknesses and find out which of these two great graphics cards will end up as the best choice for your custom gaming rig.