GTX 1660 with i7-6700 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 i7-6700 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 i7-6700 @ 3.40GHz ($433.7)
CPU Impact on FPS -11.7 FPS
CPU Impact on FPS % -10.0%
Benchmark Quality Settings Ultra Quality Settings
Average 1080p Performance 78.4 FPS
Average 1440p Performance 57.4 FPS
Average 4K Performance 33.7 FPS
Memory 6 GB
1080p Cost Per Frame $ 2.8
1440p Cost Per Frame $ 3.8
4K Cost Per Frame $ 6.5
Series GTX 1660
Overall Combination Score 84/100 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
69
79.4
2019 Anthem
45
51.2
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
65
75.0
2019 Resident Evil 2
80
91.6
2019 Metro Exodus
35
40.9
2019 World War Z
60
68.6
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
82
93.4
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
34
38.9
2018 Final Fantasy XV
57
65.4
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
54
61.7
2018 Forza Horizon 4
67
77.2
2018 Fallout 76
90
102.9
2018 Hitman 2
70
80.1
2018 Just Cause 4
51
59.0
2018 Monster Hunter: World
55
63.6
2018 Battlefield V
71
81.6
2017 Dawn of War III
68
77.7
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
53
61.4
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
49
56.6
2017 Destiny 2
95
108.7
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
54
62.5
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
67
77.2
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
71
81.7
2017 For Honor
95
108.9
2017 Project CARS 2
67
77.2
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
82
93.4
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
44
50.4
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
56
64.5
2016 Doom
109
124.3
2016 F1 2016
69
78.6
2016 Total War: Warhammer
66
76.0
2016 Battlefield 1
83
95.2
2016 Overwatch
105
119.9
2016 Dishonored 2
49
56.3
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
64
73.6
2015 Rocket League
279
317.7
2015 Need For Speed
77
88.1
2015 Project CARS
74
84.5
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
144
164.4
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
191
217.8
2009 League of Legends
359
408.4

Resolution 2560x1440

1% Low [Min FPS] Average FPS
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
47
59.1
2019 Anthem
32
40.5
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
46
58.2
2019 Resident Evil 2
49
61.7
2019 Metro Exodus
25
31.7
2019 World War Z
40
50.0
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
43
54.4
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
24
30.9
2018 Final Fantasy XV
36
45.5
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
32
41.1
2018 Forza Horizon 4
52
65.4
2018 Fallout 76
54
68.3
2018 Hitman 2
41
52.2
2018 Just Cause 4
34
43.6
2018 Monster Hunter: World
35
44.5
2018 Battlefield V
52
65.4
2017 Dawn of War III
46
58.5
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
36
45.9
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
35
44.8
2017 Destiny 2
74
93.4
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
38
47.7
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
40
50.4
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
47
59.0
2017 For Honor
50
63.6
2017 Project CARS 2
43
54.4
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
67
84.5
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
28
35.2
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
42
53.4
2016 Doom
70
88.4
2016 F1 2016
50
63.1
2016 Total War: Warhammer
45
57.1
2016 Battlefield 1
56
71.2
2016 Overwatch
66
82.8
2016 Dishonored 2
38
48.2
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
41
52.2
2015 Rocket League
108
136.2
2015 Need For Speed
54
68.0
2015 Project CARS
51
64.4
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
85
106.4
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
145
181.5
2009 League of Legends
181
226.9

Resolution 3840x2160

1% Low [Min FPS] Average FPS
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
24
35.3
2019 Anthem
15
22.1
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
21
30.9
2019 Resident Evil 2
21
30.4
2019 Metro Exodus
14
20.0
2019 World War Z
20
28.8
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
17
24.3
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
15
22.1
2018 Final Fantasy XV
18
26.5
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
14
21.3
2018 Forza Horizon 4
29
42.6
2018 Fallout 76
26
37.4
2018 Hitman 2
21
30.9
2018 Just Cause 4
15
22.7
2018 Monster Hunter: World
14
21.3
2018 Battlefield V
24
35.3
2017 Dawn of War III
21
31.2
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
18
27.1
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
20
28.7
2017 Destiny 2
32
47.0
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
19
27.2
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
19
27.3
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
28
40.9
2017 For Honor
22
31.7
2017 Project CARS 2
31
45.4
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
49
70.8
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
13
19.3
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
29
41.8
2016 Doom
32
46.9
2016 F1 2016
28
41.1
2016 Total War: Warhammer
22
32.3
2016 Battlefield 1
27
39.2
2016 Overwatch
29
42.7
2016 Dishonored 2
26
38.2
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
17
25.2
2015 Rocket League
44
63.6
2015 Need For Speed
31
45.4
2015 Project CARS
31
45.4
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
34
49.3
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
114
163.3
2009 League of Legends
63
90.7
GTX 1660 with i7-6700 at 1080p and Ultra Quality settings
GTX 1660 with i7-6700 at 1440p and Ultra Quality settings
GTX 1660 with i7-6700 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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