GTX 1660 with i7-8700 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.

GTX 1660 with i7-8700 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 i7-8700 @ 3.20GHz ($454.49)
CPU Impact on FPS -2.6 FPS
CPU Impact on FPS % 0.0%
Benchmark Quality Settings Ultra Quality Settings
Average 1080p Performance 85.7 FPS
Average 1440p Performance 62.7 FPS
(Ultrawide) Average 1440p Performance 53.1 FPS
Average 4K Performance 36.7 FPS
Memory 6 GB
1080p Cost Per Frame $ 2.6
1440p Cost Per Frame $ 3.5
(Ultrawide) 1440p Cost Per Frame $ 4.1
4K Cost Per Frame $ 6.0
Series GTX 1660
Variant NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660
Overall Combination Score 89/100 Excellent

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
43.1 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. In addition, the GTX 1660 was also faster than the GTX 1060 6GB by a good margin.

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
85.5 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. In addition, the GTX 1660 was also faster than the GTX 1060 6GB by a good margin.

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
68.3 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. In addition, the GTX 1660 was also faster than the GTX 1060 6GB by a good margin.

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
69.2 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. In addition, the GTX 1660 was also faster than the GTX 1060 6GB by a good margin.

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
90.3 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. In addition, the GTX 1660 was also faster than the GTX 1060 6GB by a good margin.

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
79
87.9
2019 Anthem
50
56.6
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
74
83.0
2019 Resident Evil 2
91
101.4
2019 Metro Exodus
40
45.3
2019 World War Z
68
75.9
2019 Gears of War 5
63
70.1
2019 F1 2019
79
88.0
2019 GreedFall
71
79.2
2019 Borderlands 3
50
55.7
2019 Call of Duty Modern Warfare
96
107.1
2019 Red Dead Redemption 2
37
41.3
2019 Need For Speed: Heat
58
64.7
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
93
103.4
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
38
43.1
2018 Final Fantasy XV
65
72.4
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
61
68.3
2018 Forza Horizon 4
76
85.5
2018 Fallout 76
102
113.9
2018 Hitman 2
79
88.7
2018 Just Cause 4
58
65.3
2018 Monster Hunter: World
63
70.4
2018 Strange Brigade
101
113.0
2018 Battlefield V
81
90.3
2017 Dawn of War III
77
86.0
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
61
68.0
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
56
62.7
2017 Destiny 2
108
120.4
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
62
69.2
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
76
85.5
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
81
90.4
2017 For Honor
108
120.6
2017 Project CARS 2
76
85.5
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
93
103.5
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
50
55.8
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
64
71.4
2016 Doom
123
137.6
2016 F1 2016
78
87.0
2016 Total War: Warhammer
75
84.2
2016 Battlefield 1
94
105.4
2016 Overwatch
119
132.8
2016 Dishonored 2
56
62.3
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
73
81.5
2015 Rocket League
316
351.8
2015 Need For Speed
87
97.5
2015 Project CARS
84
93.5
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
163
182.0
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
217
241.2
2009 League of Legends
406
452.2

Resolution 2560x1440

1% Low [Min FPS] Average FPS
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
52
65.4
2019 Anthem
35
44.9
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
51
64.4
2019 Resident Evil 2
54
68.3
2019 Metro Exodus
28
35.1
2019 World War Z
44
55.4
2019 Gears of War 5
40
50.8
2019 F1 2019
49
62.3
2019 GreedFall
45
57.2
2019 Borderlands 3
31
39.0
2019 Call of Duty Modern Warfare
61
77.1
2019 Red Dead Redemption 2
26
33.7
2019 Need For Speed: Heat
40
50.8
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
48
60.2
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
27
34.2
2018 Final Fantasy XV
40
50.4
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
36
45.6
2018 Forza Horizon 4
57
72.4
2018 Fallout 76
60
75.6
2018 Hitman 2
46
57.8
2018 Just Cause 4
38
48.3
2018 Monster Hunter: World
39
49.3
2018 Strange Brigade
62
78.6
2018 Battlefield V
57
72.4
2017 Dawn of War III
51
64.7
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
40
50.8
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
39
49.6
2017 Destiny 2
82
103.4
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
42
52.9
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
44
55.8
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
52
65.3
2017 For Honor
56
70.4
2017 Project CARS 2
48
60.2
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
74
93.5
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
31
38.9
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
47
59.2
2016 Doom
78
97.9
2016 F1 2016
55
69.9
2016 Total War: Warhammer
50
63.3
2016 Battlefield 1
63
78.8
2016 Overwatch
73
91.7
2016 Dishonored 2
42
53.3
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
46
57.8
2015 Rocket League
120
150.8
2015 Need For Speed
60
75.3
2015 Project CARS
57
71.3
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
94
117.8
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
160
201.0
2009 League of Legends
200
251.2

Resolution 3440x1440

1% Low [Min FPS] Average FPS
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
42
55.9
2019 Anthem
28
37.1
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
40
52.8
2019 Resident Evil 2
41
54.6
2019 Metro Exodus
23
30.7
2019 World War Z
35
46.7
2019 Gears of War 5
33
44.4
2019 F1 2019
41
54.5
2019 GreedFall
32
43.2
2019 Borderlands 3
24
31.7
2019 Call of Duty Modern Warfare
50
65.9
2019 Red Dead Redemption 2
22
29.5
2019 Need For Speed: Heat
33
44.4
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
35
46.6
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
23
31.3
2018 Final Fantasy XV
32
42.6
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
28
37.0
2018 Forza Horizon 4
48
64.0
2018 Fallout 76
47
62.7
2018 Hitman 2
37
49.3
2018 Just Cause 4
29
39.2
2018 Monster Hunter: World
29
38.9
2018 Strange Brigade
49
65.0
2018 Battlefield V
45
59.7
2017 Dawn of War III
40
53.1
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
32
43.2
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
33
43.5
2017 Destiny 2
63
83.1
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
33
44.4
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
34
45.9
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
44
59.2
2017 For Honor
42
56.5
2017 Project CARS 2
44
59.1
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
69
92.0
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
24
32.3
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
42
56.5
2016 Doom
60
80.2
2016 F1 2016
46
61.8
2016 Total War: Warhammer
40
53.0
2016 Battlefield 1
49
65.4
2016 Overwatch
56
74.4
2016 Dishonored 2
38
51.1
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
34
45.8
2015 Rocket League
89
118.4
2015 Need For Speed
51
67.2
2015 Project CARS
49
65.0
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
70
92.2
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
155
204.3
2009 League of Legends
142
188.1

Resolution 3840x2160

1% Low [Min FPS] Average FPS
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
27
39.0
2019 Anthem
17
24.4
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
23
34.2
2019 Resident Evil 2
23
33.7
2019 Metro Exodus
15
22.1
2019 World War Z
22
31.9
2019 Gears of War 5
22
32.1
2019 F1 2019
27
39.6
2019 GreedFall
16
23.6
2019 Borderlands 3
14
20.3
2019 Call of Duty Modern Warfare
32
46.0
2019 Red Dead Redemption 2
14
21.4
2019 Need For Speed: Heat
22
32.1
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
18
26.9
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
17
24.4
2018 Final Fantasy XV
20
29.3
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
16
23.6
2018 Forza Horizon 4
33
47.2
2018 Fallout 76
29
41.5
2018 Hitman 2
23
34.2
2018 Just Cause 4
17
25.1
2018 Monster Hunter: World
16
23.6
2018 Strange Brigade
29
42.8
2018 Battlefield V
27
39.0
2017 Dawn of War III
24
34.6
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
21
30.0
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
22
31.7
2017 Destiny 2
36
52.1
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
21
30.1
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
21
30.2
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
31
45.3
2017 For Honor
24
35.1
2017 Project CARS 2
35
50.2
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
54
78.4
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
14
21.4
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
32
46.3
2016 Doom
36
52.0
2016 F1 2016
31
45.6
2016 Total War: Warhammer
25
35.8
2016 Battlefield 1
30
43.4
2016 Overwatch
33
47.3
2016 Dishonored 2
29
42.2
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
19
27.9
2015 Rocket League
49
70.4
2015 Need For Speed
35
50.2
2015 Project CARS
35
50.2
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
38
54.6
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
126
180.8
2009 League of Legends
70
100.4
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