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 146.1 FPS
Average 1440p Performance 112.0 FPS
Average 4K Performance 63.8 FPS
Memory 6 GB
1080p Cost Per Frame $ 2.4
1440p Cost Per Frame $ 3.3
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

1% Low [Min FPS] Average FPS
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
131
146.3
2019 Anthem
102
114.2
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
127
141.3
2019 Resident Evil 2
144
160.2
2019 Metro Exodus
92
102.5
2019 World War Z
120
134.0
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
145
162.2
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
90
100.3
2018 Final Fantasy XV
117
130.4
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
113
126.2
2018 Forza Horizon 4
129
143.8
2018 Fallout 76
155
173.0
2018 Hitman 2
132
147.1
2018 Just Cause 4
110
123.1
2018 Monster Hunter: World
115
128.3
2018 Battlefield V
133
148.8
2017 Dawn of War III
129
144.4
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
113
125.9
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
108
120.4
2017 Destiny 2
161
179.7
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
114
127.1
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
129
143.8
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
134
148.9
2017 For Honor
161
179.9
2017 Project CARS 2
129
143.8
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
146
162.3
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
101
113.3
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
116
129.4
2016 Doom
177
197.4
2016 F1 2016
130
145.4
2016 Total War: Warhammer
128
142.5
2016 Battlefield 1
147
164.3
2016 Overwatch
173
192.4
2016 Dishonored 2
108
120.0
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
125
139.7
2015 Rocket League
375
417.4
2015 Need For Speed
140
156.2
2015 Project CARS
136
152.1
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
218
243.0
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
273
303.8
2009 League of Legends
468
520.6

Resolution 2560x1440

1% Low [Min FPS] Average FPS
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
90
113.2
2019 Anthem
73
92.1
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
89
112.2
2019 Resident Evil 2
92
116.2
2019 Metro Exodus
65
82.1
2019 World War Z
82
102.9
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
86
107.9
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
64
81.1
2018 Final Fantasy XV
78
97.8
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
74
92.8
2018 Forza Horizon 4
96
120.4
2018 Fallout 76
98
123.7
2018 Hitman 2
84
105.4
2018 Just Cause 4
76
95.6
2018 Monster Hunter: World
77
96.6
2018 Battlefield V
96
120.4
2017 Dawn of War III
90
112.5
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
78
98.2
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
77
97.0
2017 Destiny 2
121
152.2
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
80
100.3
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
82
103.3
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
90
113.1
2017 For Honor
94
118.3
2017 Project CARS 2
86
107.9
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
113
142.1
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
68
86.0
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
85
106.8
2016 Doom
117
146.6
2016 F1 2016
94
117.8
2016 Total War: Warhammer
88
111.0
2016 Battlefield 1
101
127.0
2016 Overwatch
112
140.2
2016 Dishonored 2
80
100.8
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
84
105.4
2015 Rocket League
160
200.9
2015 Need For Speed
98
123.4
2015 Project CARS
95
119.3
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
133
167.0
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
202
252.5
2009 League of Legends
243
304.1

Resolution 3840x2160

1% Low [Min FPS] Average FPS
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
45
65.1
2019 Anthem
35
50.1
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
42
60.1
2019 Resident Evil 2
41
59.6
2019 Metro Exodus
33
47.7
2019 World War Z
40
57.8
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
36
52.6
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
35
50.1
2018 Final Fantasy XV
38
55.1
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
34
49.2
2018 Forza Horizon 4
51
73.5
2018 Fallout 76
47
67.6
2018 Hitman 2
42
60.1
2018 Just Cause 4
35
50.8
2018 Monster Hunter: World
34
49.2
2018 Battlefield V
45
65.1
2017 Dawn of War III
42
60.5
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
39
55.8
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
40
57.6
2017 Destiny 2
54
78.5
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
39
55.9
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
39
56.0
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
50
71.5
2017 For Honor
42
61.1
2017 Project CARS 2
53
76.6
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
73
105.5
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
32
47.0
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
50
72.6
2016 Doom
54
78.4
2016 F1 2016
50
71.8
2016 Total War: Warhammer
43
61.8
2016 Battlefield 1
48
69.6
2016 Overwatch
51
73.6
2016 Dishonored 2
47
68.4
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
37
53.7
2015 Rocket League
68
97.3
2015 Need For Speed
53
76.6
2015 Project CARS
53
76.6
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
56
81.1
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
147
210.8
2009 League of Legends
89
128.2
GTX 1660 with i7-8700K at 1080p and Medium Quality settings
GTX 1660 with i7-8700K at 1440p and Medium Quality settings
GTX 1660 with i7-8700K at 4K and Medium 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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