1080 has abismal tdp. GTX 1060 is the stuff of legends, glaring omission.
Not sure where you get that info. If you look at TechPowerUp's performance/watt metrics for 1440p (the 1080's target gaming resolution), the 1080 comes out on top for efficiency for Pascal GPUs. The 1060 is notably worse at all resolutions. See here:
Here are some updated numbers from a more recent review just before they stopped testing Pascal GPUs. 1080 still tops for Pascal, well above the 1060:
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