GTX 1660 with i5-760 1080p, 1440p, Ultrawide, 4K benchmarks at Ultra Quality

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 i5-760 @ 2.80GHz is going to cause serious bottlenecks in many games and cause severe FPS loss.

GTX 1660 with i5-760 1080p, 1440p, Ultrawide, 4K benchmarks at Ultra Quality
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 i5-760 @ 2.80GHz ($99.99)
CPU Impact on FPS -37.1 FPS
CPU Impact on FPS % -40.0%
Benchmark Quality Settings Ultra Quality Settings
Average 1080p Performance 51.2 FPS
Average 1440p Performance 37.5 FPS
(Ultrawide) Average 1440p Performance 31.8 FPS
Average 4K Performance 21.9 FPS
Memory 6 GB
1080p Cost Per Frame $ 4.3
1440p Cost Per Frame $ 5.9
(Ultrawide) 1440p Cost Per Frame $ 6.9
4K Cost Per Frame $ 10.1
Series GTX 1660
Variant NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660
Overall Combination Score 73/100 Very Good

The good news is, with the release of the GTX 1660 Ti, the GTX 1660 's price is getting more discount. 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, we can say without a doubt that it continues the trend.

The GTX 1660 is much more cheaper than the GTX 1060 6GB as it costs $ 220. Compare this to the GTX 1060 6GB, which came originally at a price of $ 254. Meanwhile, the closest equivalent card is the which costs. Unfortunately, gaming performance was not quite as impressive. Even if the GTX 1660 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 Need For Speed: Heat, Just Cause 4, Shadow of the Tomb Raider, Gears of War 5, Monster Hunter: World at 67 fps to 72 fps and kept frame rates hovering around 70 fps. For 1440p Quad HD, we were able to play Call of Duty: Black Ops 4, F1 2019, Far Cry New Dawn, Apex Legends, Resident Evil 2 at 62 fps to 70 fps and kept frame rates hovering around 66 fps.

Assassin's Creed Odyssey (2018)

Ultra Quality

Resolution 1920x1080

Year Graphics Card Price Frames Per Second
2017 AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 $ 399
56.2 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
24.3 FPS
2018 AMD Radeon RX 590 $ 279
43.5 FPS
2019 AMD Radeon RX 5500 XT 8GB $ 199
39.6 FPS
2017 AMD Radeon RX 580 $ 229
39.3 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 SUPER $ 160
38.8 FPS
2019 AMD Radeon RX 5500 XT 4GB $ 169
35.7 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 6GB $ 254
34.0 FPS

The GTX 1660 sits between the GTX 1660 SUPER and the RX 590, falling slower than GTX 1660 SUPER by 6.1% and faster than RX 590 by 1.8%. It has an average relative performance against every graphics card here. There is a big margin in performance when comparing the GTX 1660 against the GTX 1660 Ti.

Forza Horizon 4 (2018)

Ultra Quality

Resolution 1920x1080

Year Graphics Card Price Frames Per Second
2017 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti $ 409
105.0 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 56 $ 399
89.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 $ 220
48.1 FPS
2018 AMD Radeon RX 590 $ 279
75.5 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 SUPER $ 160
74.5 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 6GB $ 254
70.2 FPS
2019 AMD Radeon RX 5500 XT 8GB $ 199
69.7 FPS
2017 AMD Radeon RX 580 $ 229
68.2 FPS
2019 AMD Radeon RX 5500 XT 4GB $ 169
62.2 FPS

The GTX 1660 sits between the RX Vega 56 and the RX 590, falling slower than RX Vega 56 by 1.4% and faster than RX 590 by 16.3%. It has an average relative performance against every graphics card here. Its results are actually indistinguishable from those of the RX Vega 56. There is a big margin in performance when comparing the GTX 1660 against the GTX 1660 Ti.

Shadow of the Tomb Raider (2018)

Ultra Quality

Resolution 1920x1080

Year Graphics Card Price Frames Per Second
2017 AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 $ 399
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
38.5 FPS
2019 AMD Radeon RX 5500 XT 8GB $ 199
66.4 FPS
2017 AMD Radeon RX 580 $ 229
64.9 FPS
2019 AMD Radeon RX 5500 XT 4GB $ 169
60.2 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 SUPER $ 160
59.9 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 6GB $ 254
46.8 FPS

The GTX 1660 sits between the RX 590 and the RX 5500 XT 8GB, falling slower than RX 590 by 2.4% and faster than RX 5500 XT 8GB by 5.7%. It has an average relative performance against every graphics card here. Its results are actually indistinguishable from those of the RX 590. There is a big margin in performance when comparing the GTX 1660 against the GTX 1660 Ti.

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (2017)

Ultra Quality

Resolution 1920x1080

Year Graphics Card Price Frames Per Second
2017 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti $ 409
85.0 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
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 $ 220
39.0 FPS
2017 AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 $ 399
71.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 SUPER $ 160
58.8 FPS
2018 AMD Radeon RX 590 $ 279
56.0 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 6GB $ 254
52.2 FPS
2019 AMD Radeon RX 5500 XT 8GB $ 199
51.4 FPS
2017 AMD Radeon RX 580 $ 229
50.6 FPS
2019 AMD Radeon RX 5500 XT 4GB $ 169
45.9 FPS

The GTX 1660 sits between the GTX 1660 SUPER and the RX Vega 56, falling slower than GTX 1660 SUPER by 6.9% and faster than RX Vega 56 by 0.1%. It has an average relative performance against every graphics card here. There is a big margin in performance when comparing the GTX 1660 against the GTX 1660 Ti.

Battlefield V (2018)

Ultra Quality

Resolution 1920x1080

Year Graphics Card Price Frames Per Second
2017 AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 $ 399
123.1 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 AMD Radeon RX 5500 XT 8GB $ 199
95.3 FPS
2017 AMD Radeon RX 580 $ 229
93.5 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 $ 220
50.9 FPS
2019 AMD Radeon RX 5500 XT 4GB $ 169
85.7 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 SUPER $ 160
83.0 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 6GB $ 254
68.4 FPS

The GTX 1660 sits between the RX 580 and the RX 5500 XT 4GB, falling slower than RX 580 by 0.8% and faster than RX 5500 XT 4GB by 8.3%. It has below average relative performance against every graphics card here. Its results are actually indistinguishable from those of the RX 580. There is a big margin in performance when comparing the GTX 1660 against the GTX 1660 Ti.

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
27
49.5
2019 Anthem
17
31.9
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
25
46.8
2019 Resident Evil 2
31
57.1
2019 Metro Exodus
13
25.5
2019 World War Z
23
42.8
2019 Gears of War 5
21
39.5
2019 F1 2019
27
49.6
2019 GreedFall
24
44.6
2019 Borderlands 3
17
31.4
2019 Call of Duty Modern Warfare
33
60.3
2019 Red Dead Redemption 2
12
23.3
2019 Need For Speed: Heat
20
36.5
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
31
58.2
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
13
24.3
2018 Final Fantasy XV
22
40.8
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
21
38.5
2018 Forza Horizon 4
26
48.1
2018 Fallout 76
35
64.2
2018 Hitman 2
27
50.0
2018 Just Cause 4
20
36.8
2018 Monster Hunter: World
21
39.6
2018 Strange Brigade
34
63.7
2018 Battlefield V
27
50.9
2017 Dawn of War III
26
48.5
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
21
38.3
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
19
35.3
2017 Destiny 2
37
67.8
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
21
39.0
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
26
48.1
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
27
50.9
2017 For Honor
37
67.9
2017 Project CARS 2
26
48.1
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
31
58.3
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
17
31.4
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
22
40.3
2016 Doom
42
77.5
2016 F1 2016
26
49.0
2016 Total War: Warhammer
25
47.4
2016 Battlefield 1
32
59.4
2016 Overwatch
41
74.8
2016 Dishonored 2
19
35.1
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
25
45.9
2015 Rocket League
108
198.2
2015 Need For Speed
30
54.9
2015 Project CARS
28
52.7
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
56
102.5
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
74
135.9
2009 League of Legends
139
254.8

Resolution 2560x1440

1% Low [Min FPS] Average FPS
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
20
36.9
2019 Anthem
13
25.3
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
19
36.3
2019 Resident Evil 2
21
38.5
2019 Metro Exodus
10
19.8
2019 World War Z
17
31.2
2019 Gears of War 5
15
28.6
2019 F1 2019
19
35.1
2019 GreedFall
17
32.2
2019 Borderlands 3
12
22.0
2019 Call of Duty Modern Warfare
23
43.4
2019 Red Dead Redemption 2
10
19.0
2019 Need For Speed: Heat
15
28.6
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
18
33.9
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
10
19.2
2018 Final Fantasy XV
15
28.4
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
14
25.7
2018 Forza Horizon 4
22
40.8
2018 Fallout 76
23
42.6
2018 Hitman 2
17
32.6
2018 Just Cause 4
14
27.2
2018 Monster Hunter: World
15
27.7
2018 Strange Brigade
24
44.3
2018 Battlefield V
22
40.8
2017 Dawn of War III
20
36.5
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
15
28.6
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
15
28.0
2017 Destiny 2
31
58.2
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
16
29.8
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
17
31.4
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
20
36.8
2017 For Honor
21
39.6
2017 Project CARS 2
18
33.9
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
28
52.7
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
12
21.9
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
18
33.3
2016 Doom
30
55.2
2016 F1 2016
21
39.4
2016 Total War: Warhammer
19
35.6
2016 Battlefield 1
24
44.4
2016 Overwatch
28
51.7
2016 Dishonored 2
16
30.1
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
17
32.6
2015 Rocket League
46
84.9
2015 Need For Speed
23
42.4
2015 Project CARS
22
40.2
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
36
66.4
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
62
113.2
2009 League of Legends
77
141.5

Resolution 3440x1440

1% Low [Min FPS] Average FPS
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
17
31.5
2019 Anthem
11
20.9
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
16
29.7
2019 Resident Evil 2
16
30.8
2019 Metro Exodus
9
17.3
2019 World War Z
14
26.3
2019 Gears of War 5
13
25.0
2019 F1 2019
16
30.7
2019 GreedFall
13
24.3
2019 Borderlands 3
9
17.9
2019 Call of Duty Modern Warfare
20
37.1
2019 Red Dead Redemption 2
9
16.6
2019 Need For Speed: Heat
13
25.0
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
14
26.3
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
9
17.7
2018 Final Fantasy XV
13
24.0
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
11
20.8
2018 Forza Horizon 4
19
36.1
2018 Fallout 76
19
35.3
2018 Hitman 2
15
27.7
2018 Just Cause 4
12
22.1
2018 Monster Hunter: World
12
21.9
2018 Strange Brigade
20
36.6
2018 Battlefield V
18
33.6
2017 Dawn of War III
16
29.9
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
13
24.3
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
13
24.5
2017 Destiny 2
25
46.8
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
13
25.0
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
14
25.9
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
18
33.3
2017 For Honor
17
31.8
2017 Project CARS 2
18
33.3
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
28
51.8
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
9
18.2
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
17
31.8
2016 Doom
24
45.2
2016 F1 2016
19
34.8
2016 Total War: Warhammer
16
29.9
2016 Battlefield 1
20
36.9
2016 Overwatch
22
41.9
2016 Dishonored 2
15
28.8
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
14
25.8
2015 Rocket League
36
66.7
2015 Need For Speed
20
37.8
2015 Project CARS
20
36.6
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
28
51.9
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
63
115.1
2009 League of Legends
58
106.0

Resolution 3840x2160

1% Low [Min FPS] Average FPS
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
12
22.0
2019 Anthem
7
13.8
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
10
19.2
2019 Resident Evil 2
10
19.0
2019 Metro Exodus
6
12.4
2019 World War Z
9
18.0
2019 Gears of War 5
9
18.1
2019 F1 2019
12
22.3
2019 GreedFall
7
13.3
2019 Borderlands 3
6
11.5
2019 Call of Duty Modern Warfare
14
25.9
2019 Red Dead Redemption 2
6
12.1
2019 Need For Speed: Heat
9
18.1
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
8
15.1
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
7
13.8
2018 Final Fantasy XV
9
16.5
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
7
13.3
2018 Forza Horizon 4
14
26.6
2018 Fallout 76
12
23.4
2018 Hitman 2
10
19.2
2018 Just Cause 4
7
14.1
2018 Monster Hunter: World
7
13.3
2018 Strange Brigade
13
24.1
2018 Battlefield V
12
22.0
2017 Dawn of War III
10
19.5
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
9
16.9
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
9
17.9
2017 Destiny 2
16
29.3
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
9
16.9
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
9
17.0
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
13
25.5
2017 For Honor
10
19.8
2017 Project CARS 2
15
28.3
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
24
44.1
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
6
12.1
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
14
26.1
2016 Doom
16
29.3
2016 F1 2016
14
25.7
2016 Total War: Warhammer
11
20.2
2016 Battlefield 1
13
24.5
2016 Overwatch
14
26.7
2016 Dishonored 2
13
23.8
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
8
15.7
2015 Rocket League
21
39.6
2015 Need For Speed
15
28.3
2015 Project CARS
15
28.3
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
16
30.8
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
55
101.9
2009 League of Legends
31
56.6
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