This New Nvidia GPU Can Handle Heavy Virtual Reality Applications

By: Rahul Kalvapalle - Jul 9, 2016
References: geforce & gizmag
Virtual reality is all well and good, but it's only really practical and actionable if you have a graphics card on hand that is capable of handling the specific technological and performance challenges associated with virtual reality gaming and other applications, which is precisely where this brand new Nvidia GPU or graphics processing unit comes in.

Dubbed the GeForce GTX 1060, this particular Nvidia GPU comes equipped with a very high 6 GB of graphics memory and a clock speed of 1,506 Megahertz. What this means is that users can rely on this particular graphics card to deliver exceptionally consistent and crisp high performance when used in conjunction with the Oculus Rift, HTC Vive and other virtual reality headsets.

This Nvidia GPU is a fine example of basic computing technology evolving to meet the needs of virtual reality applications.