What drove Graphics Cards prices up in late 2017?
Why GTX 1060 so cheap now?
Nvidia relaeased new line up of Graphics cards. On September 17, 2018 Nvidia released new GeForce RTX 20-series. These new Graphics cards perform more than previous best GPU 1080ti for cheaper. As every iteration of GPU release by Nvidia the price of older hardware decreases.
Due to these both factors the cost of GTX 1060 3GB has been decreased form 345$ to 175$.
How good is GTX 1060?
All the following benchmarks are done at 1080p (1920×1080) High Settings and the frame rates are average over 30 minutes under load.