NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660
vs
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti
GTX 1660 GTX 1660 Ti Difference
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti
Price $ 220.0 $ 279.0 59 (27%)
Year 2019 2019 0 (0%)
Maximum Recorded Temperature 61C 61C 0 (0%)
Max Fan Noise 45.6dB 45.6dB 0 (0%)
Recommended Power Supply 470W 500W 30 (6%)
Benchmark CPU Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz ($369.89) Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz ($369.89)
CPU Impact on FPS +0.0 FPS +0.0 FPS 0 (0%)
CPU Impact on FPS % 0.0% 0.0% 0 (0%)
Benchmark Quality Settings Ultra Quality Settings Ultra Quality Settings
Average 1080p Performance 87.8 FPS 99.8 FPS 12 (14%)
Average 1440p Performance 64.7 FPS 73.6 FPS 8.9 (14%)
Average 4K Performance 38.5 FPS 43.7 FPS 5.2 (14%)
Memory 6 GB 6 GB 0 (0%)
1080p Cost Per Frame $ 2.5 $ 2.8 0.3 (12%)
1440p Cost Per Frame $ 3.4 $ 3.8 0.4 (12%)
4K Cost Per Frame $ 5.7 $ 6.4 0.7 (12%)
Overall Combination Score 89/100 84/100 5 (6%)
Our Verdict: Upgrading from GTX 1660 to GTX 1660 Ti is not recommended as it is less than 30% of improvement in performance. In general, a reasonable upgrade is between 30% and 50% or more to justify the purchase of new hardware.

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NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
90.3
102.6
2019 Anthem
58.2
66.1
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
85.3
96.9
2019 Resident Evil 2
104.2
118.5
2019 Metro Exodus
46.5
52.8
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
106.2
120.6
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
44.3
50.3
2018 Final Fantasy XV
74.4
84.5
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
70.2
79.8
2018 Forza Horizon 4
87.8
99.8
2018 Fallout 76
117.0
133.0
2018 Hitman 2
91.1
103.6
2018 Just Cause 4
67.1
76.3
2018 Monster Hunter: World
72.3
82.2
2018 Battlefield V
92.8
105.4
2017 Dawn of War III
88.4
100.5
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
69.9
79.4
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
64.4
73.1
2017 Destiny 2
123.7
140.6
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
71.1
80.8
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
87.8
99.8
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
92.9
105.5
2017 For Honor
123.9
140.8
2017 Project CARS 2
87.8
99.8
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
106.3
120.8
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
57.3
65.1
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
73.4
83.4
2016 Doom
141.4
160.6
2016 F1 2016
89.4
101.6
2016 Total War: Warhammer
86.5
98.3
2016 Battlefield 1
108.3
123.1
2016 Overwatch
136.4
154.9
2016 Dishonored 2
64.0
72.8
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
83.7
95.1
2015 Rocket League
361.4
410.6
2015 Need For Speed
100.2
113.8
2015 Project CARS
96.1
109.2
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
247.8
281.6
2009 League of Legends
464.6
528.0

2560x1440

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
67.2
76.4
2019 Anthem
46.1
52.4
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
66.2
75.2
2019 Resident Evil 2
70.2
79.8
2019 Metro Exodus
36.1
41.0
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
61.9
70.3
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
35.1
39.9
2018 Final Fantasy XV
51.8
58.9
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
46.8
53.2
2018 Forza Horizon 4
74.4
84.5
2018 Fallout 76
77.7
88.3
2018 Hitman 2
59.4
67.5
2018 Just Cause 4
49.6
56.3
2018 Monster Hunter: World
50.6
57.5
2018 Battlefield V
74.4
84.5
2017 Dawn of War III
66.5
75.6
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
52.2
59.4
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
51.0
57.9
2017 Destiny 2
106.2
120.6
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
54.3
61.7
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
57.3
65.2
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
67.1
76.3
2017 For Honor
72.3
82.2
2017 Project CARS 2
61.9
70.4
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
96.1
109.2
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
40.0
45.5
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
60.8
69.1
2016 Doom
100.6
114.3
2016 F1 2016
71.8
81.6
2016 Total War: Warhammer
65.0
73.8
2016 Battlefield 1
81.0
92.1
2016 Overwatch
94.2
107.1
2016 Dishonored 2
54.8
62.2
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
59.4
67.5
2015 Rocket League
154.9
176.0
2015 Need For Speed
77.4
88.0
2015 Project CARS
73.3
83.3
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
206.5
234.6
2009 League of Legends
258.1
293.3

3840x2160

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
40.1
45.6
2019 Anthem
25.1
28.5
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
35.1
39.9
2019 Resident Evil 2
34.6
39.3
2019 Metro Exodus
22.7
25.8
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
27.6
31.3
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
25.1
28.5
2018 Final Fantasy XV
30.1
34.2
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
24.2
27.5
2018 Forza Horizon 4
48.5
55.1
2018 Fallout 76
42.6
48.4
2018 Hitman 2
35.1
39.9
2018 Just Cause 4
25.8
29.4
2018 Monster Hunter: World
24.2
27.5
2018 Battlefield V
40.1
45.6
2017 Dawn of War III
35.5
40.4
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
30.8
35.0
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
32.6
37.0
2017 Destiny 2
53.5
60.8
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
30.9
35.1
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
31.0
35.2
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
46.5
52.8
2017 For Honor
36.1
41.0
2017 Project CARS 2
51.6
58.6
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
80.5
91.5
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
22.0
25.0
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
47.6
54.1
2016 Doom
53.4
60.7
2016 F1 2016
46.8
53.2
2016 Total War: Warhammer
36.8
41.8
2016 Battlefield 1
44.6
50.6
2016 Overwatch
48.6
55.2
2016 Dishonored 2
43.4
49.3
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
28.7
32.6
2015 Rocket League
72.3
82.1
2015 Need For Speed
51.6
58.6
2015 Project CARS
51.6
58.6
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
185.8
211.2
2009 League of Legends
103.2
117.3

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 / i7-8700K

It is clear that the GTX 1660 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 against the competition in budget mid-range cards. In terms of memory, the GTX 1660 '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 's cooling is excellent at keeping it cool and under control.

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 .

GTX 1660 vs GTX 1660 Ti Specifications Comparison

Board Design

GTX 1660 GTX 1660 Ti
Length9 inches 229 mm9 inches 229 mm
Outputs1x DVI 1x HDMI 1x DisplayPort1x DVI1x HDMI1x DisplayPort
Power Connectors1x 8-pin1x 8-pin
Slot WidthDual-slotDual-slot
TDP120 W120 W

Clock Speeds

GTX 1660 GTX 1660 Ti
Boost Clock1785 MHz1770 MHz
GPU Clock1530 MHz1500 MHz
Memory Clock2001 MHz 8004 MHz effective1500 MHz 12000 MHz effective

Graphics Card

GTX 1660 GTX 1660 Ti
Bus InterfacePCIe 3.0 x16PCIe 3.0 x16
GenerationGeForce 16GeForce 1600
ProductionActiveReleased
Release DateMar 14th, 2019Feb 22, 2019

Graphics Features

GTX 1660 GTX 1660 Ti
DirectX12.0 (12_1)12.0 (12_1)
OpenCL1.21.2
OpenGL4.64.6
Shader Model6.26.2
Vulkan1.1.961.1.96

Graphics Processor

GTX 1660 GTX 1660 Ti
ArchitectureTuringTuring
Die Size284 mm²284 mm²
GPU NameTU116TU116
Process Size12 nm12 nm
Transistors6,600 million6,600 million

Memory

GTX 1660 GTX 1660 Ti
Bandwidth192.1 GB/s 288.0 GB/s
Memory Bus192 bit 192 bit
Memory Size6144 MB6144 MB
Memory TypeGDDR5GDDR6

Render Config

GTX 1660 GTX 1660 Ti
ROPs4848
SM Count2224
Shading Units14081536
TMUs8896

Theoretical Performance

GTX 1660 GTX 1660 Ti
FP16 (half) performance10,053 GFLOPS (2:1)10,875 GFLOPS (2:1)
FP32 (float) performance5,027 GFLOPS 5,437 GFLOPS
FP64 (double) performance157.1 GFLOPS (1:32)169.9 GFLOPS (1:32)
Pixel Rate85.68 GPixel/s84.96 GPixel/s
Texture Rate157.1 GTexel/s 169.9 GTexel/s

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