Check out the custom NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 graphics cards available now (Updated with prices)
Note: This article was first published on 17th January 2019 and it's now updated with prices.
The NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 is positioned as a mainstream graphics card for the masses. It’s seen as easier on the pocket but still based on the same Turing architecture as its higher-end siblings, i.e., GeForce RTX 2080 Ti, RTX 2080, and RTX 2070. Here’s a look at what’s been available so far from the major manufacturers, based on what we have gleaned from their respective websites.
- ASUS ROG Strix GeForce RTX 2060 Advanced edition 6GB GDDR6 - S$819
- ASUS ROG Strix GeForce RTX 2060 OC edition 6GB GDDR6 - S$849
- ASUS ROG Strix GeForce RTX 2060 6GB GDDR6
- ASUS Dual GeForce RTX 2060 Advanced edition 6GB GDDR6
- ASUS Dual GeForce RTX 2060 OC edition 6GB GDDR6 - S$779
- ASUS Dual GeForce RTX 2060 6GB GDDR6 - S$709
- ASUS Turbo GeForce RTX 2060 6GB GDDR6 - S$699
- ASUS Phoenix GeForce RTX 2060 6GB GDDR6
ASUS has the current largest offering of eight GeForce RTX 2060 graphics card, and there are four main variants here. i.e., ROG Strix SKUs, Dual SKUs, Turbo series, and Phoenix series. The ROG Strix cards are targeted at PC gamers, overclockers and power users. The cards feature Super Alloy Power II power delivery system and support for Aura Sync. In addition, they have a triplet of dust-resistant wing-blade cooling fans to provide optimal cooling with additional noise.
The Dual SKUs feature a cooling system driven by a pair of wing-blade fans. Due to their improved heatsink design, both ROG Strix and Dual cards require a 2.7-slot footprint.
The Turbo GeForce RTX 2060 6GB GDDR6 feature a blower-style cooling system, with an IP5X dust-resistant, dual-bearing fan.
The ASUS Phoenix GeForce RTX 2060 6GB GDDR6 is a mini-ITX card that’s only 170mm long, touted for long-lasting performance in “tough environments” with its IP5X dust-resistance certification.
- Galax GeForce RTX 2060 (1-Click OC)
- Galax GeForce RTX 2060 EX (1-Click OC)
- Galax GeForce RTX 2060 EX White (1-Click OC)
- Galax GeForce RTX 2060
Galax doesn’t have any mini-ITX cards in its four-card lineup but it does have one blower-style variant.
The two EX SKUs feature RGB lighting effects and the Galax GeForce RTX 2060 EX White (1-Click OC) is one of the few cards that feature a mostly-white color scheme sans its PCB.
The Galax GeForce RTX 2060 (1-Click OC) comes with a slight overclock, with a boost clock speed at 1695MHz. It features a pair of 90mm cooling fans and the card can be boosted to operate at 1710MHz with its 1-Click OC app.
The Galax GeForce RTX 2060 operates at stock clock speeds, and has a no-frills blower-style cooling system.