Compare GTX 1660 Ti vs RX Vega 56 vs GTX 1080 Benchmarks

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti
AMD Radeon RX Vega 56
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 TiAMD Radeon RX Vega 56NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080
Price $ 279.0$ 351.0$ 549.0
Year 201920172016
Maximum Recorded Temperature 61C75C83C
Max Fan Noise 45.6dB55.2dB51.6dB
Recommended Power Supply 500W560W530W
Benchmark CPU Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz ($369.89)Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz ($354.99)Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz ($334.99)
CPU Impact on FPS +0.0 FPS+0.0 FPS+0.0 FPS
CPU Impact on FPS % 0.0%0.0%0.0%
Benchmark Quality Settings Ultra Quality SettingsUltra Quality SettingsUltra Quality Settings
Average 1080p Performance 99.8 FPS97.9 FPS113.7 FPS
Average 1440p Performance 73.6 FPS73.4 FPS83.7 FPS
Average 4K Performance 43.7 FPS43.5 FPS49.7 FPS
Memory 6 GB8 GB8 GB
1080p Cost Per Frame $ 2.8$ 4.1$ 4.4
1440p Cost Per Frame $ 3.8$ 5.4$ 6.0
4K Cost Per Frame $ 6.4$ 9.2$ 10.0
Overall Combination Score 84/10081/10080/100

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NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti
AMD Radeon RX Vega 56
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
102.6
116.6
117.0
2019 Anthem
66.1
67.6
75.4
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
96.9
99.1
110.5
2019 Resident Evil 2
118.5
118.5
131.6
2019 Metro Exodus
52.8
52.8
58.6
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
120.6
129.2
137.0
2018 F1 2018
116.6
2018 Far Cry 5
104.0
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
50.3
56.2
59.8
2018 Final Fantasy XV
84.5
76.3
86.2
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
79.8
85.7
91.0
2018 Forza Horizon 4
99.8
89.0
117.0
2018 Fallout 76
133.0
101.7
145.0
2018 Hitman 2
103.6
79.5
113.0
2018 Just Cause 4
76.3
76.3
84.7
2018 Monster Hunter: World
82.2
82.1
91.2
2018 Battlefield V
105.4
123.1
121.0
2017 Dawn of War III
100.5
100.9
108.2
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
79.4
68.4
90.0
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
73.1
57.2
81.0
2017 Shadow of War
105.8
2017 Total War: Warhammer II
82.1
2017 Wolfenstein II
140.8
2017 Destiny 2
140.6
126.2
155.0
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
80.8
71.0
95.0
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
99.8
89.0
116.9
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
105.5
105.5
117.3
2017 For Honor
140.8
140.7
156.4
2017 Project CARS 2
99.8
99.7
110.8
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
120.8
120.8
134.2
2016 Ashes of the Singularity
81.2
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
65.1
77.5
75.0
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
83.4
77.9
89.4
2016 Doom
160.6
180.3
178.7
2016 F1 2016
101.6
106.0
123.6
2016 Hitman
123.4
2016 Rise of the Tomb Raider
134.3
2016 The Division
101.6
2016 Total War: Warhammer
98.3
97.9
109.3
2016 Battlefield 1
123.1
133.5
142.4
2016 Overwatch
154.9
138.0
181.3
2016 Dishonored 2
72.8
72.7
80.8
2015 DiRT Rally
162.9
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
95.1
83.6
111.4
2015 The Witcher 3
103.9
2015 Rocket League
410.6
410.6
456.0
2015 Need For Speed
113.8
113.9
126.4
2015 Project CARS
109.2
109.1
121.2
2013 Crysis 3
113.6
2013 Battlefield 4
156.8
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
281.6
281.7
312.7
2009 League of Legends
528.0
528.0
586.3

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NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti
AMD Radeon RX Vega 56
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
76.4
86.9
87.1
2019 Anthem
52.4
53.6
59.8
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
75.2
76.9
85.8
2019 Resident Evil 2
79.8
79.9
88.6
2019 Metro Exodus
41.0
41.0
45.6
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
70.3
81.5
79.0
2018 F1 2018
93.0
2018 Far Cry 5
81.0
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
39.9
36.1
44.0
2018 Final Fantasy XV
58.9
54.2
62.7
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
53.2
57.2
62.0
2018 Forza Horizon 4
84.5
75.1
98.0
2018 Fallout 76
88.3
86.9
101.0
2018 Hitman 2
67.5
51.9
74.0
2018 Just Cause 4
56.3
56.3
62.5
2018 Monster Hunter: World
57.5
57.4
63.8
2018 Battlefield V
84.5
91.1
97.0
2017 Dawn of War III
75.6
89.4
86.0
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
59.4
61.0
67.1
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
57.9
51.9
64.0
2017 Shadow of War
69.8
2017 Total War: Warhammer II
58.1
2017 Wolfenstein II
96.4
2017 Destiny 2
120.6
108.1
133.0
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
61.7
54.2
72.0
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
65.2
57.8
76.3
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
76.3
76.3
84.7
2017 For Honor
82.2
82.1
91.2
2017 Project CARS 2
70.4
70.3
78.2
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
109.2
109.1
121.2
2016 Ashes of the Singularity
72.1
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
45.5
52.5
52.2
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
69.1
64.3
74.5
2016 Doom
114.3
124.9
124.7
2016 F1 2016
81.6
95.2
97.2
2016 Hitman
103.5
2016 Rise of the Tomb Raider
95.1
2016 The Division
73.2
2016 Total War: Warhammer
73.8
72.6
83.7
2016 Battlefield 1
92.1
100.3
102.9
2016 Overwatch
107.1
94.9
125.3
2016 Dishonored 2
62.2
62.1
69.1
2015 DiRT Rally
123.5
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
67.5
58.0
77.4
2015 The Witcher 3
77.2
2015 Rocket League
176.0
176.0
195.5
2015 Need For Speed
88.0
88.0
97.7
2015 Project CARS
83.3
83.3
92.5
2013 Crysis 3
72.5
2013 Battlefield 4
102.8
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
234.6
234.7
260.6
2009 League of Legends
293.3
293.3
325.8

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NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti
AMD Radeon RX Vega 56
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
45.6
46.6
52.0
2019 Anthem
28.5
29.2
32.5
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
39.9
40.8
45.5
2019 Resident Evil 2
39.3
39.4
43.7
2019 Metro Exodus
25.8
25.9
28.7
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
31.3
34.9
35.0
2018 F1 2018
59.1
2018 Far Cry 5
42.0
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
28.5
25.5
31.0
2018 Final Fantasy XV
34.2
31.7
34.6
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
27.5
29.7
33.0
2018 Forza Horizon 4
55.1
49.8
65.0
2018 Fallout 76
48.4
47.6
56.0
2018 Hitman 2
39.9
30.8
44.0
2018 Just Cause 4
29.4
29.4
32.6
2018 Monster Hunter: World
27.5
27.5
30.6
2018 Battlefield V
45.6
49.8
52.0
2017 Dawn of War III
40.4
45.6
45.1
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
35.0
36.7
39.9
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
37.0
33.9
41.0
2017 Shadow of War
39.9
2017 Total War: Warhammer II
31.4
2017 Wolfenstein II
59.8
2017 Destiny 2
60.8
54.2
67.0
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
35.1
30.8
41.0
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
35.2
31.2
40.6
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
52.8
52.8
58.6
2017 For Honor
41.0
41.0
45.6
2017 Project CARS 2
58.6
58.7
65.1
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
91.5
91.4
101.6
2016 Ashes of the Singularity
56.6
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
25.0
27.5
28.2
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
54.1
55.1
61.1
2016 Doom
60.7
65.7
66.0
2016 F1 2016
53.2
60.0
62.1
2016 Hitman
61.0
2016 Rise of the Tomb Raider
49.4
2016 The Division
40.8
2016 Total War: Warhammer
41.8
41.4
47.8
2016 Battlefield 1
50.6
56.6
56.4
2016 Overwatch
55.2
49.0
64.4
2016 Dishonored 2
49.3
49.3
54.7
2015 DiRT Rally
68.4
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
32.6
30.3
37.6
2015 The Witcher 3
45.4
2015 Rocket League
82.1
82.1
91.2
2015 Need For Speed
58.6
58.7
65.1
2015 Project CARS
58.6
58.7
65.1
2013 Crysis 3
35.8
2013 Battlefield 4
74.9
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
211.2
211.2
234.5
2009 League of Legends
117.3
117.3
130.3

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti / i7-8700K

It is clear that the GTX 1660 Ti is a significantly more capable high-end card that can play AAA titles at 1080p/1440p with 50-60 frames per second. The price/performance ratio is excellent for GTX 1660 Ti against the competition in budget mid-range cards. In terms of memory, the GTX 1660 Ti 's 6144 MB RAM is more than enough for modern games and should not cause any bottlenecks. With regards to max load temperature, the GTX 1660 Ti 's cooling is excellent at keeping it cool and under control. In short the performance is exceptional, there's no question that this is one of the most powerful single GPU out there in 2019 .

AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 / i7-7700K

It is clear that the RX Vega 56 is a significantly more capable high-end card that can play AAA titles at 1080p/1440p with 50-60 frames per second. It is worth noting that the RX Vega 56 is a very power hungry card and requires a decent power supply unit. In terms of memory, the RX Vega 56 's 8192 MB RAM is more than enough for modern games and should not cause any bottlenecks. In short the performance is exceptional, there's no question that this is one of the most powerful single GPU out there in 2017 .

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 / i7-6700K

With some tuning, the GTX 1080 makes the most sense for gamers with 4K monitors. Though serious gamers hardly play at 4k. In terms of memory, the GTX 1080 's 8192 MB RAM is more than enough for modern games and should not cause any bottlenecks. In short the performance is exceptional, there's no question that this is one of the most powerful single GPU out there in 2016 .

Board Design

GTX 1660 TiRX Vega 56GTX 1080
Length 9 inches 229 mm10.5 inches 267 mm10.5 inches 267 mm
Outputs 1x DVI1x HDMI1x DisplayPort1x HDMI3x DisplayPort1x DVI1x HDMI3x DisplayPort
Power Connectors 1x 8-pin2x 8-pin1x 8-pin
Slot Width Dual-slotDual-slotDual-slot
TDP 120 W210 W180 W

Clock Speeds

GTX 1660 TiRX Vega 56GTX 1080
Boost Clock 1770 MHz1474 MHz1733 MHz
GPU Clock 1500 MHz1138 MHz1607 MHz
Memory Clock 1500 MHz 12000 MHz effective800 MHz 1600 MHz effective1251 MHz 10008 MHz effective

Graphics Card

GTX 1660 TiRX Vega 56GTX 1080
Bus Interface PCIe 3.0 x16PCIe 3.0 x16PCIe 3.0 x16
Generation GeForce 1600Vega (RX Vega)GeForce 1000
Production ReleasedActiveActive
Release Date Feb 22, 2019Aug 14th, 2017May 27th, 2016

Graphics Features

GTX 1660 TiRX Vega 56GTX 1080
CUDA 7.56.1
DirectX 12.0 (12_1)12.0 (12_1)12.0 (12_1)
OpenCL 1.221.2
OpenGL 4.64.64.6
Shader Model 6.26.16.1
Vulkan 1.1.961.1.821.1.82

Graphics Processor

GTX 1660 TiRX Vega 56GTX 1080
Architecture TuringGCN 5.0Pascal
Die Size 284 mm²510 mm²314 mm²
GPU Name TU116Vega 10GP104
Process Size 12 nm14 nm16 nm
Transistors 6,600 million12,500 million7,200 million

Memory

GTX 1660 TiRX Vega 56GTX 1080
Bandwidth 288.0 GB/s409.6 GB/s320.3 GB/s
Memory Bus 192 bit2048 bit256 bit
Memory Size 6144 MB8192 MB8192 MB
Memory Type GDDR6HBM2GDDR5X

Render Config

GTX 1660 TiRX Vega 56GTX 1080
ROPs 486464
SM Count 2420
Shading Units 153635842560
TMUs 96224160

Theoretical Performance

GTX 1660 TiRX Vega 56GTX 1080
FP16 (half) performance 10,875 GFLOPS (2:1)21,131 GFLOPS (2:1)138.6 GFLOPS (1:64)
FP32 (float) performance 5,437 GFLOPS10,566 GFLOPS8,873 GFLOPS
FP64 (double) performance 169.9 GFLOPS (1:32)660.4 GFLOPS (1:16)277.3 GFLOPS (1:32)
Pixel Rate 84.96 GPixel/s94.34 GPixel/s110.9 GPixel/s
Texture Rate 169.9 GTexel/s330.2 GTexel/s277.3 GTexel/s

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