GTX 1660 with i7-8700K benchmarks at Medium 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 i7-8700K benchmarks at Medium 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 i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz ($369.89)
CPU Impact on FPS + 0.0 FPS
CPU Impact on FPS % 0.0%
Benchmark Quality Settings Medium Quality Settings
Average 1080p Performance 143.8 FPS
Average 1440p Performance 110.7 FPS
Average 4K Performance 63.5 FPS
Memory 6 GB
1080p Cost Per Frame $ 2.5
1440p Cost Per Frame $ 3.4
4K Cost Per Frame $ 5.7
Series GTX 1660
Overall Combination Score 98/100 Excellent

Game Performance at Medium Quality settings

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Resolution 1920x1080

Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
146.3 FPS
2019 Anthem
114.2 FPS
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
141.3 FPS
2019 Resident Evil 2
160.2 FPS
2019 Metro Exodus
102.5 FPS
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
162.2 FPS
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
100.3 FPS
2018 Final Fantasy XV
130.4 FPS
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
126.2 FPS
2018 Forza Horizon 4
143.8 FPS
2018 Fallout 76
173.0 FPS
2018 Hitman 2
147.1 FPS
2018 Just Cause 4
123.1 FPS
2018 Monster Hunter: World
128.3 FPS
2018 Battlefield V
148.8 FPS
2017 Dawn of War III
144.4 FPS
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
125.9 FPS
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
120.4 FPS
2017 Destiny 2
179.7 FPS
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
127.1 FPS
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
143.8 FPS
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
148.9 FPS
2017 For Honor
179.9 FPS
2017 Project CARS 2
143.8 FPS
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
162.3 FPS
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
113.3 FPS
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
129.4 FPS
2016 Doom
197.4 FPS
2016 F1 2016
145.4 FPS
2016 Total War: Warhammer
142.5 FPS
2016 Battlefield 1
164.3 FPS
2016 Overwatch
192.4 FPS
2016 Dishonored 2
120.0 FPS
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
139.7 FPS
2015 Rocket League
417.4 FPS
2015 Need For Speed
156.2 FPS
2015 Project CARS
152.1 FPS
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
303.8 FPS
2009 League of Legends
520.6 FPS

Resolution 2560x1440

Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
113.2 FPS
2019 Anthem
92.1 FPS
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
112.2 FPS
2019 Resident Evil 2
116.2 FPS
2019 Metro Exodus
82.1 FPS
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
107.9 FPS
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
81.1 FPS
2018 Final Fantasy XV
97.8 FPS
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
92.8 FPS
2018 Forza Horizon 4
120.4 FPS
2018 Fallout 76
123.7 FPS
2018 Hitman 2
105.4 FPS
2018 Just Cause 4
95.6 FPS
2018 Monster Hunter: World
96.6 FPS
2018 Battlefield V
120.4 FPS
2017 Dawn of War III
112.5 FPS
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
98.2 FPS
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
97.0 FPS
2017 Destiny 2
152.2 FPS
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
100.3 FPS
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
103.3 FPS
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
113.1 FPS
2017 For Honor
118.3 FPS
2017 Project CARS 2
107.9 FPS
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
142.1 FPS
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
86.0 FPS
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
106.8 FPS
2016 Doom
146.6 FPS
2016 F1 2016
117.8 FPS
2016 Total War: Warhammer
111.0 FPS
2016 Battlefield 1
127.0 FPS
2016 Overwatch
140.2 FPS
2016 Dishonored 2
100.8 FPS
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
105.4 FPS
2015 Rocket League
200.9 FPS
2015 Need For Speed
123.4 FPS
2015 Project CARS
119.3 FPS
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
252.5 FPS
2009 League of Legends
304.1 FPS

Resolution 3840x2160

Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
65.1 FPS
2019 Anthem
50.1 FPS
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
60.1 FPS
2019 Resident Evil 2
59.6 FPS
2019 Metro Exodus
47.7 FPS
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
52.6 FPS
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
50.1 FPS
2018 Final Fantasy XV
55.1 FPS
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
49.2 FPS
2018 Forza Horizon 4
73.5 FPS
2018 Fallout 76
67.6 FPS
2018 Hitman 2
60.1 FPS
2018 Just Cause 4
50.8 FPS
2018 Monster Hunter: World
49.2 FPS
2018 Battlefield V
65.1 FPS
2017 Dawn of War III
60.5 FPS
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
55.8 FPS
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
57.6 FPS
2017 Destiny 2
78.5 FPS
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
55.9 FPS
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
56.0 FPS
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
71.5 FPS
2017 For Honor
61.1 FPS
2017 Project CARS 2
76.6 FPS
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
105.5 FPS
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
47.0 FPS
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
72.6 FPS
2016 Doom
78.4 FPS
2016 F1 2016
71.8 FPS
2016 Total War: Warhammer
61.8 FPS
2016 Battlefield 1
69.6 FPS
2016 Overwatch
73.6 FPS
2016 Dishonored 2
68.4 FPS
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
53.7 FPS
2015 Rocket League
97.3 FPS
2015 Need For Speed
76.6 FPS
2015 Project CARS
76.6 FPS
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
210.8 FPS
2009 League of Legends
128.2 FPS

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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