GTX 1660 with i5-8600 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.

 GTX 1660 with i5-8600 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 i5-8600 @ 3.10GHz ($244.47)
CPU Impact on FPS -3.6 FPS
CPU Impact on FPS % 0.0%
Benchmark Quality Settings Ultra Quality Settings
Average 1080p Performance 86.5 FPS
Average 1440p Performance 63.4 FPS
Average 4K Performance 37.2 FPS
Memory 6 GB
1080p Cost Per Frame $ 2.5
1440p Cost Per Frame $ 3.5
4K Cost Per Frame $ 5.9
Series GTX 1660
Overall Combination Score 89/100 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
78
87.1
2019 Anthem
50
56.1
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
74
82.3
2019 Resident Evil 2
90
100.5
2019 Metro Exodus
40
44.8
2019 World War Z
67
75.2
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
92
102.4
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
38
42.7
2018 Final Fantasy XV
64
71.7
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
60
67.7
2018 Forza Horizon 4
76
84.7
2018 Fallout 76
101
112.8
2018 Hitman 2
79
87.8
2018 Just Cause 4
58
64.7
2018 Monster Hunter: World
62
69.7
2018 Battlefield V
80
89.5
2017 Dawn of War III
76
85.2
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
60
67.4
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
55
62.1
2017 Destiny 2
107
119.3
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
61
68.6
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
76
84.7
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
80
89.6
2017 For Honor
107
119.5
2017 Project CARS 2
76
84.7
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
92
102.5
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
49
55.3
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
63
70.8
2016 Doom
122
136.4
2016 F1 2016
77
86.2
2016 Total War: Warhammer
75
83.4
2016 Battlefield 1
93
104.4
2016 Overwatch
118
131.5
2016 Dishonored 2
55
61.7
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
72
80.7
2015 Rocket League
313
348.5
2015 Need For Speed
86
96.6
2015 Project CARS
83
92.7
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
162
180.3
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
215
239.0
2009 League of Legends
403
448.0

Resolution 2560x1440

1% Low [Min FPS] Average FPS
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
51
64.8
2019 Anthem
35
44.5
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
51
63.8
2019 Resident Evil 2
54
67.7
2019 Metro Exodus
27
34.8
2019 World War Z
43
54.9
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
47
59.7
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
27
33.8
2018 Final Fantasy XV
40
50.0
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
36
45.1
2018 Forza Horizon 4
57
71.7
2018 Fallout 76
59
74.9
2018 Hitman 2
45
57.3
2018 Just Cause 4
38
47.8
2018 Monster Hunter: World
39
48.8
2018 Battlefield V
57
71.7
2017 Dawn of War III
51
64.1
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
40
50.3
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
39
49.2
2017 Destiny 2
81
102.4
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
41
52.4
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
44
55.3
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
51
64.7
2017 For Honor
55
69.7
2017 Project CARS 2
47
59.7
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
74
92.7
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
30
38.6
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
46
58.6
2016 Doom
77
97.0
2016 F1 2016
55
69.2
2016 Total War: Warhammer
50
62.7
2016 Battlefield 1
62
78.1
2016 Overwatch
72
90.8
2016 Dishonored 2
42
52.8
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
45
57.3
2015 Rocket League
119
149.4
2015 Need For Speed
59
74.6
2015 Project CARS
56
70.7
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
93
116.7
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
159
199.1
2009 League of Legends
199
248.9

Resolution 3840x2160

1% Low [Min FPS] Average FPS
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
27
38.7
2019 Anthem
16
24.2
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
23
33.8
2019 Resident Evil 2
23
33.4
2019 Metro Exodus
15
21.9
2019 World War Z
22
31.6
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
18
26.6
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
16
24.2
2018 Final Fantasy XV
20
29.0
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
16
23.3
2018 Forza Horizon 4
32
46.8
2018 Fallout 76
28
41.1
2018 Hitman 2
23
33.8
2018 Just Cause 4
17
24.9
2018 Monster Hunter: World
16
23.3
2018 Battlefield V
27
38.7
2017 Dawn of War III
23
34.2
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
20
29.7
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
21
31.4
2017 Destiny 2
36
51.6
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
20
29.8
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
20
29.9
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
31
44.8
2017 For Honor
24
34.8
2017 Project CARS 2
34
49.8
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
54
77.6
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
14
21.2
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
32
45.9
2016 Doom
36
51.5
2016 F1 2016
31
45.1
2016 Total War: Warhammer
24
35.5
2016 Battlefield 1
30
43.0
2016 Overwatch
32
46.9
2016 Dishonored 2
29
41.8
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
19
27.7
2015 Rocket League
48
69.7
2015 Need For Speed
34
49.8
2015 Project CARS
34
49.8
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
37
54.1
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
125
179.2
2009 League of Legends
69
99.5
GTX 1660 with i5-8600 at 1080p and Ultra Quality settings
GTX 1660 with i5-8600 at 1440p and Ultra Quality settings
GTX 1660 with i5-8600 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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