GTX 1660 with i5-4590S benchmarks at Ultra Quality settings

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. This combination between GTX 1660 and Intel Core i5-4590S @ 3.00GHz has less than 8% bottleneck in many games and is perfect match to avoid FPS loss. This combination between GTX 1660 and Intel Core i5-4590S @ 3.00GHz is a perfect match to avoid FPS loss.

 GTX 1660 with i5-4590S benchmarks at Ultra Quality settings
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660
Price $ 220.0
Year 2019
Maximum Recorded Temperature 61C
Max Fan Noise 45.6dB
Recommended Power Supply 470W
Benchmark CPU Intel Core i5-4590S @ 3.00GHz ($197.99)
CPU Impact on FPS -18.9 FPS
CPU Impact on FPS % -20.0%
Benchmark Quality Settings Ultra Quality Settings
Average 1080p Performance 71.2 FPS
Average 1440p Performance 52.2 FPS
Average 4K Performance 30.6 FPS
Memory 6 GB
1080p Cost Per Frame $ 3.1
1440p Cost Per Frame $ 4.2
4K Cost Per Frame $ 7.2
Series GTX 1660
Overall Combination Score 81/100 Excellent

Game Performance at Ultra Quality settings

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Resolution 1920x1080

1% Low [Min FPS] Average FPS
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
57
72.0
2019 Anthem
36
46.4
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
54
68.0
2019 Resident Evil 2
66
83.1
2019 Metro Exodus
29
37.1
2019 World War Z
49
62.2
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
67
84.7
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
28
35.3
2018 Final Fantasy XV
47
59.3
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
44
56.0
2018 Forza Horizon 4
55
70.0
2018 Fallout 76
74
93.3
2018 Hitman 2
57
72.6
2018 Just Cause 4
42
53.5
2018 Monster Hunter: World
45
57.6
2018 Battlefield V
58
74.0
2017 Dawn of War III
56
70.5
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
44
55.7
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
40
51.3
2017 Destiny 2
78
98.6
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
45
56.7
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
55
70.0
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
59
74.1
2017 For Honor
78
98.8
2017 Project CARS 2
55
70.0
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
67
84.7
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
36
45.7
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
46
58.5
2016 Doom
89
112.7
2016 F1 2016
56
71.3
2016 Total War: Warhammer
54
68.9
2016 Battlefield 1
68
86.3
2016 Overwatch
86
108.7
2016 Dishonored 2
40
51.0
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
53
66.7
2015 Rocket League
229
288.1
2015 Need For Speed
63
79.9
2015 Project CARS
61
76.6
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
118
149.1
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
157
197.5
2009 League of Legends
295
370.3

Resolution 2560x1440

1% Low [Min FPS] Average FPS
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
42
53.6
2019 Anthem
29
36.7
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
42
52.8
2019 Resident Evil 2
44
56.0
2019 Metro Exodus
22
28.8
2019 World War Z
36
45.4
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
39
49.3
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
22
28.0
2018 Final Fantasy XV
32
41.3
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
29
37.3
2018 Forza Horizon 4
47
59.3
2018 Fallout 76
49
61.9
2018 Hitman 2
37
47.3
2018 Just Cause 4
31
39.5
2018 Monster Hunter: World
32
40.3
2018 Battlefield V
47
59.3
2017 Dawn of War III
42
53.0
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
33
41.6
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
32
40.7
2017 Destiny 2
67
84.7
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
34
43.3
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
36
45.7
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
42
53.5
2017 For Honor
45
57.6
2017 Project CARS 2
39
49.3
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
61
76.6
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
25
31.9
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
38
48.5
2016 Doom
63
80.2
2016 F1 2016
45
57.2
2016 Total War: Warhammer
41
51.8
2016 Battlefield 1
51
64.6
2016 Overwatch
59
75.1
2016 Dishonored 2
34
43.7
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
37
47.3
2015 Rocket League
98
123.5
2015 Need For Speed
49
61.7
2015 Project CARS
46
58.4
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
76
96.4
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
131
164.6
2009 League of Legends
163
205.7

Resolution 3840x2160

1% Low [Min FPS] Average FPS
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
22
32.0
2019 Anthem
14
20.0
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
19
28.0
2019 Resident Evil 2
19
27.6
2019 Metro Exodus
12
18.1
2019 World War Z
18
26.1
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
15
22.0
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
14
20.0
2018 Final Fantasy XV
16
24.0
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
13
19.3
2018 Forza Horizon 4
27
38.7
2018 Fallout 76
23
34.0
2018 Hitman 2
19
28.0
2018 Just Cause 4
14
20.6
2018 Monster Hunter: World
13
19.3
2018 Battlefield V
22
32.0
2017 Dawn of War III
19
28.3
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
17
24.6
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
18
26.0
2017 Destiny 2
29
42.6
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
17
24.6
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
17
24.7
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
25
37.1
2017 For Honor
20
28.8
2017 Project CARS 2
28
41.1
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
44
64.2
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
12
17.5
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
26
37.9
2016 Doom
29
42.6
2016 F1 2016
26
37.3
2016 Total War: Warhammer
20
29.3
2016 Battlefield 1
24
35.6
2016 Overwatch
27
38.7
2016 Dishonored 2
24
34.6
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
16
22.9
2015 Rocket League
40
57.6
2015 Need For Speed
28
41.1
2015 Project CARS
28
41.1
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
31
44.7
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
103
148.1
2009 League of Legends
57
82.3
GTX 1660 with i5-4590S at 1080p and Ultra Quality settings
GTX 1660 with i5-4590S at 1440p and Ultra Quality settings
GTX 1660 with i5-4590S at 4K and Ultra Quality settings

GTX 1660 Specifications

GTX 1660 Board Design

Board NumberPG165 SKU 0
Length9 inches 229 mm
Outputs1x DVI 1x HDMI 1x DisplayPort
Power Connectors1x 8-pin
Slot WidthDual-slot
TDP120 W

GTX 1660 Clock Speeds

Boost Clock1785 MHz
GPU Clock1530 MHz
Memory Clock2001 MHz 8004 MHz effective

GTX 1660 Graphics Card

Bus InterfacePCIe 3.0 x16
GenerationGeForce 16
Launch Price219 USD
ProductionActive
Release DateMar 14th, 2019

GTX 1660 Graphics Features

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

GTX 1660 Graphics Processor

ArchitectureTuring
Die Size284 mm²
GPU NameTU116
GPU VariantTU116-300-A1
Process Size12 nm
Transistors6,600 million

GTX 1660 Memory

Bandwidth192.1 GB/s
Memory Bus192 bit
Memory Size6144 MB
Memory TypeGDDR5

GTX 1660 Render Config

ROPs48
SM Count22
Shading Units1408
TMUs88

GTX 1660 Theoretical Performance

FP16 (half) performance10,053 GFLOPS (2:1)
FP32 (float) performance5,027 GFLOPS
FP64 (double) performance157.1 GFLOPS (1:32)
Pixel Rate85.68 GPixel/s
Texture Rate157.1 GTexel/s

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