GTX 1660 Ti with i7-8700K 1080p, 1440p, 4K benchmarks at Ultra Quality

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 Ti with i7-8700K 1080p, 1440p, 4K benchmarks at Ultra Quality
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti
Price $ 279.0
Year 2019
Maximum Recorded Temperature 61C
Max Fan Noise 45.6dB
Recommended Power Supply 500W
Benchmark CPU Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz ($369.89)
CPU Impact on FPS + 0.0 FPS
CPU Impact on FPS % 0.0%
Benchmark Quality Settings Ultra Quality Settings
Average 1080p Performance 99.5 FPS
Average 1440p Performance 72.8 FPS
Average 4K Performance 42.6 FPS
Memory 6 GB
1080p Cost Per Frame $ 2.8
1440p Cost Per Frame $ 3.8
4K Cost Per Frame $ 6.6
Series GTX 1660 Ti
Variant NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti
Overall Combination Score 84/100 Excellent

NVIDIA ’s xx60 cards have always been defined by entry-level prices with performance that knocks on the door of mid-range graphics cards – especially when overclocked. After taking the time to fully test the Turing graphics card inside the GTX 1660 Ti, we can say without a doubt that it continues the trend. In our synthetic benchmarks, the GTX 1660 Ti blows past the GTX 1060 6GB and, amazingly, even the GTX 1070 as well.

Unfortunately, gaming performance was not quite as impressive. Even if the GTX 1660 Ti consistently delivers frame rate increases over the GTX 1060 6GB, the gain is not much to justify an upgrade. For 1080p Full HD, we were able to play Borderlands 3, Anthem, Need For Speed: Heat, Just Cause 4, Gears of War 5 at 62 fps to 78 fps and kept frame rates hovering around 71 fps.

For 1440p Quad HD, we were able to play GreedFall, Hitman 2, F1 2019, Call of Duty: Black Ops 4, World War Z at 64 fps to 72 fps and kept frame rates hovering around 68 fps.

Assassin's Creed Odyssey (2018)

Ultra Quality

Resolution 1920x1080

Year Graphics Card Price Frames Per Second
2019 AMD Radeon RX 5700 $ 349
63.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 SUPER $ 400
60.0 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 $ 499
59.8 FPS
2017 AMD Radeon RX Vega 64 $ 499
57.0 FPS
2017 AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 $ 399
56.2 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 $ 350
54.4 FPS
2017 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti $ 409
53.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti $ 279
50.3 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 $ 399
47.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER $ 229
47.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 $ 220
44.3 FPS
2018 AMD Radeon RX 590 $ 279
43.5 FPS

The GTX 1660 Ti sits between the GTX 1070 Ti and the GTX 1070, falling slower than GTX 1070 Ti by 5.4% and faster than GTX 1070 by 7%. It has an average relative performance against every graphics card here.

Forza Horizon 4 (2018)

Ultra Quality

Resolution 1920x1080

Year Graphics Card Price Frames Per Second
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 SUPER $ 400
121.0 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 $ 499
117.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 $ 350
111.1 FPS
2017 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti $ 409
105.0 FPS
2019 AMD Radeon RX 5700 $ 349
100.8 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti $ 279
99.8 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 $ 399
96.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER $ 229
94.0 FPS
2017 AMD Radeon RX Vega 64 $ 499
91.0 FPS
2017 AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 $ 399
89.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 $ 220
87.8 FPS
2018 AMD Radeon RX 590 $ 279
75.5 FPS

The GTX 1660 Ti sits between the RX 5700 and the GTX 1070, falling slower than RX 5700 by 1% and faster than GTX 1070 by 4%. It has an average relative performance against every graphics card here. Its results are actually indistinguishable from those of the RX 5700.

Shadow of the Tomb Raider (2018)

Ultra Quality

Resolution 1920x1080

Year Graphics Card Price Frames Per Second
2019 AMD Radeon RX 5700 $ 349
99.8 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 SUPER $ 400
94.0 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 $ 499
91.0 FPS
2017 AMD Radeon RX Vega 64 $ 499
90.0 FPS
2017 AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 $ 399
85.7 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 $ 350
85.7 FPS
2017 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti $ 409
84.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti $ 279
79.8 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER $ 229
75.0 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 $ 399
74.0 FPS
2018 AMD Radeon RX 590 $ 279
71.9 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 $ 220
70.2 FPS

The GTX 1660 Ti sits between the GTX 1070 Ti and the GTX 1660 SUPER, falling slower than GTX 1070 Ti by 5.3% and faster than GTX 1660 SUPER by 6.4%. It has an average relative performance against every graphics card here.

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (2017)

Ultra Quality

Resolution 1920x1080

Year Graphics Card Price Frames Per Second
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 SUPER $ 400
100.0 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 $ 499
95.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 $ 350
92.6 FPS
2017 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti $ 409
85.0 FPS
2019 AMD Radeon RX 5700 $ 349
80.8 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti $ 279
80.8 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 $ 399
80.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER $ 229
76.0 FPS
2017 AMD Radeon RX Vega 64 $ 499
73.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 $ 220
71.1 FPS
2017 AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 $ 399
71.0 FPS
2018 AMD Radeon RX 590 $ 279
56.0 FPS

The GTX 1660 Ti sits between the RX 5700 and the GTX 1070, falling slower than RX 5700 by 0% and faster than GTX 1070 by 1%. It has an average relative performance against every graphics card here. Its results are actually indistinguishable from those of the RX 5700.

Battlefield V (2018)

Ultra Quality

Resolution 1920x1080

Year Graphics Card Price Frames Per Second
2019 AMD Radeon RX 5700 $ 349
137.6 FPS
2017 AMD Radeon RX Vega 64 $ 499
125.0 FPS
2017 AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 $ 399
123.1 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 $ 499
121.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 SUPER $ 400
120.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 $ 350
114.6 FPS
2017 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti $ 409
111.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti $ 279
105.4 FPS
2018 AMD Radeon RX 590 $ 279
103.5 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 $ 399
99.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER $ 229
99.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 $ 220
92.8 FPS

The GTX 1660 Ti sits between the GTX 1070 Ti and the RX 590, falling slower than GTX 1070 Ti by 5.3% and faster than RX 590 by 1.8%. It has an average relative performance against every graphics card here.

Game Performance at Ultra Quality settings

Change Quality Settings

Resolution 1920x1080

1% Low [Min FPS] Average FPS
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
92
102.6
2019 Anthem
59
66.1
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
87
96.9
2019 Resident Evil 2
106
118.5
2019 Metro Exodus
47
52.8
2019 World War Z
88
98.4
2019 Gears of War 5
69
77.7
2019 F1 2019
87
97.5
2019 GreedFall
79
87.8
2019 Borderlands 3
55
61.7
2019 Call of Duty Modern Warfare
106
118.6
2019 Red Dead Redemption 2
41
45.7
2019 Need For Speed: Heat
64
71.8
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
108
120.6
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
45
50.3
2018 Final Fantasy XV
76
84.5
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
71
79.8
2018 Forza Horizon 4
89
99.8
2018 Fallout 76
119
133.0
2018 Hitman 2
93
103.6
2018 Just Cause 4
68
76.3
2018 Monster Hunter: World
73
82.2
2018 Strange Brigade
112
125.1
2018 Battlefield V
94
105.4
2017 Dawn of War III
90
100.5
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
71
79.4
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
65
73.1
2017 Destiny 2
126
140.6
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
72
80.8
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
89
99.8
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
94
105.5
2017 For Honor
126
140.8
2017 Project CARS 2
89
99.8
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
108
120.8
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
58
65.1
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
75
83.4
2016 Doom
144
160.6
2016 F1 2016
91
101.6
2016 Total War: Warhammer
88
98.3
2016 Battlefield 1
110
123.1
2016 Overwatch
139
154.9
2016 Dishonored 2
65
72.8
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
85
95.1
2015 Rocket League
369
410.6
2015 Need For Speed
102
113.8
2015 Project CARS
98
109.2
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
181
201.6
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
253
281.6
2009 League of Legends
475
528.0

Resolution 2560x1440

1% Low [Min FPS] Average FPS
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
61
76.4
2019 Anthem
41
52.4
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
60
75.2
2019 Resident Evil 2
63
79.8
2019 Metro Exodus
32
41.0
2019 World War Z
57
71.8
2019 Gears of War 5
45
56.3
2019 F1 2019
55
69.0
2019 GreedFall
50
63.5
2019 Borderlands 3
34
43.3
2019 Call of Duty Modern Warfare
68
85.4
2019 Red Dead Redemption 2
29
37.4
2019 Need For Speed: Heat
45
56.3
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
56
70.3
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
31
39.9
2018 Final Fantasy XV
47
58.9
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
42
53.2
2018 Forza Horizon 4
67
84.5
2018 Fallout 76
70
88.3
2018 Hitman 2
54
67.5
2018 Just Cause 4
45
56.3
2018 Monster Hunter: World
46
57.5
2018 Strange Brigade
69
87.2
2018 Battlefield V
67
84.5
2017 Dawn of War III
60
75.6
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
47
59.4
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
46
57.9
2017 Destiny 2
96
120.6
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
49
61.7
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
52
65.2
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
61
76.3
2017 For Honor
65
82.2
2017 Project CARS 2
56
70.4
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
87
109.2
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
36
45.5
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
55
69.1
2016 Doom
91
114.3
2016 F1 2016
65
81.6
2016 Total War: Warhammer
59
73.8
2016 Battlefield 1
73
92.1
2016 Overwatch
85
107.1
2016 Dishonored 2
49
62.2
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
54
67.5
2015 Rocket League
140
176.0
2015 Need For Speed
70
88.0
2015 Project CARS
66
83.3
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
104
130.5
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
187
234.6
2009 League of Legends
234
293.3

Resolution 3840x2160

1% Low [Min FPS] Average FPS
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
31
45.6
2019 Anthem
19
28.5
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
27
39.9
2019 Resident Evil 2
27
39.3
2019 Metro Exodus
18
25.8
2019 World War Z
28
41.3
2019 Gears of War 5
24
35.6
2019 F1 2019
30
43.9
2019 GreedFall
18
26.1
2019 Borderlands 3
15
22.5
2019 Call of Duty Modern Warfare
35
51.0
2019 Red Dead Redemption 2
16
23.7
2019 Need For Speed: Heat
24
35.6
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
21
31.3
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
19
28.5
2018 Final Fantasy XV
23
34.2
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
19
27.5
2018 Forza Horizon 4
38
55.1
2018 Fallout 76
33
48.4
2018 Hitman 2
27
39.9
2018 Just Cause 4
20
29.4
2018 Monster Hunter: World
19
27.5
2018 Strange Brigade
33
47.4
2018 Battlefield V
31
45.6
2017 Dawn of War III
28
40.4
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
24
35.0
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
25
37.0
2017 Destiny 2
42
60.8
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
24
35.1
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
24
35.2
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
36
52.8
2017 For Honor
28
41.0
2017 Project CARS 2
41
58.6
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
64
91.5
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
17
25.0
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
37
54.1
2016 Doom
42
60.7
2016 F1 2016
37
53.2
2016 Total War: Warhammer
29
41.8
2016 Battlefield 1
35
50.6
2016 Overwatch
38
55.2
2016 Dishonored 2
34
49.3
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
22
32.6
2015 Rocket League
57
82.1
2015 Need For Speed
41
58.6
2015 Project CARS
41
58.6
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
42
60.5
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
147
211.2
2009 League of Legends
82
117.3
GTX 1660 Ti with i7-8700K at 1080p and Ultra Quality settings

GTX 1660 Ti Specifications

GTX 1660 Ti Board Design

Length9 inches 229 mm
Outputs1x DVI1x HDMI1x DisplayPort
Power Connectors1x 8-pin
Slot WidthDual-slot
TDP120 W

GTX 1660 Ti Clock Speeds

Boost Clock1770 MHz
GPU Clock1500 MHz
Memory Clock1500 MHz 12000 MHz effective

GTX 1660 Ti Graphics Card

Bus InterfacePCIe 3.0 x16
GenerationGeForce 1600
ProductionReleased
Release DateFeb 22, 2019

GTX 1660 Ti Graphics Features

CUDA7.5
DirectX12.0 (12_1)
OpenCL1.2
OpenGL4.6
Shader Model6.2
Vulkan1.1.96

GTX 1660 Ti Graphics Processor

ArchitectureTuring
Die Size284 mm²
GPU NameTU116
Process Size12 nm
Transistors6,600 million

GTX 1660 Ti Memory

Bandwidth288.0 GB/s
Memory Bus192 bit
Memory Size6144 MB
Memory TypeGDDR6

GTX 1660 Ti Render Config

ROPs48
SM Count24
Shading Units1536
TMUs96

GTX 1660 Ti Theoretical Performance

FP16 (half) performance10,875 GFLOPS (2:1)
FP32 (float) performance5,437 GFLOPS
FP64 (double) performance169.9 GFLOPS (1:32)
Pixel Rate84.96 GPixel/s
Texture Rate169.9 GTexel/s

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CrowleYo 2 weeks ago
League of Legends benchmark is horribly incorrect. It was most likely tested in the tutorial which doesn't even have whole map, against bots and not real players where game is actually played. FPS in team fights gets as low as 120-150 on maxed out settings. This benchmark is quite missleading
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Nicolas 4 months ago
Yo tengo esa conbinacion de gpu y cpu pero en el jiego de fortnite tengo una gran perdida de fps. Digamos voy a 180 de repente se bajan a 90 y luego sube a 120 y asi y en zonas con mas carga de texturas me llega a bajar a 40 fps ayuda
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Alex 5 months ago
Where can I get that version of the 1660 TI? it looks nicer haha
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Sharpy 6 months ago
Which motherboard is used ... Plz tell..
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loopv 6 months ago
best article
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Will 7 months ago
Gtx1660ti+i5 9400f is the best combo so far
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Sgen 7 months ago
motherboard ?
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Expda 7 months ago
If your CPU is i7-7700K then go for 2060 / 2070, when it's 2600K and you want to upgrade your current graphics card, then 1660 or 1660TI is good.
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Nataras 5 months ago
@Expda its e. more about the money not performance. not everyone can afford a 2060/2070
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person 8 months ago
GG .............…....…
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