GTX 660 with i7-2700K benchmarks at Ultra Quality settings

With current 2048 MB RAM, the GTX 660 can have serious memory-related bottlenecks in more modern games. This combination between GTX 660 and Intel Core i7-2700K @ 3.50GHz has less than 8% bottleneck in many games and is perfect match to avoid FPS loss. This combination between GTX 660 and Intel Core i7-2700K @ 3.50GHz is a perfect match to avoid FPS loss. With current 2048 MB RAM, the GTX 660 can have very few memory-related bottlenecks in more modern games.

 GTX 660 with i7-2700K benchmarks at Ultra Quality settings
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 660
Price $ 79.0
Year 2012
Maximum Recorded Temperature 81C
Max Fan Noise 48.3dB
Recommended Power Supply 490W
Benchmark CPU Intel Core i7-2700K @ 3.50GHz ($199.99)
CPU Impact on FPS + 0.0 FPS
CPU Impact on FPS % 0.0%
Benchmark Quality Settings Ultra Quality Settings
Average 1080p Performance 36.9 FPS
Average 1440p Performance 20.7 FPS
Average 4K Performance 12.6 FPS
Memory 2 GB
1080p Cost Per Frame $ 6.2
1440p Cost Per Frame $ 11.1
4K Cost Per Frame $ 18.2
Series GTX 660
Overall Combination Score 55/100 Acceptable

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
24
27.0
2019 Anthem
15
17.4
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
22
25.5
2019 Resident Evil 2
30
34.3
2019 Metro Exodus
13
15.3
2019 World War Z
25
28.2
2018 Forza Horizon 4
21
23.4
2018 Fallout 76
24
27.0
2018 Hitman 2
18
20.7
2018 Just Cause 4
19
22.1
2018 Monster Hunter: World
21
23.8
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
12
13.5
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
20
23.3
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
27
30.6
2017 For Honor
36
40.8
2017 Project CARS 2
26
28.9
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
31
35.0
2016 Ashes of the Singularity
14
15.7
2016 Hitman
15
17.6
2016 Rise of the Tomb Raider
18
20.1
2016 The Division
16
17.8
2016 Overwatch
32
35.9
2016 Dishonored 2
18
21.1
2015 DiRT Rally
35
39.1
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
22
25.1
2015 The Witcher 3
16
18.5
2015 Total War: Attila
15
17.4
2015 Rocket League
107
119.0
2015 Need For Speed
29
33.0
2015 Project CARS
28
31.6
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
52
57.8
2014 Dragon Age: Inquisition
25
28.3
2014 Far Cry 4
28
31.2
2014 GRID Autosport
42
47.6
2014 Shadow of Mordor
18
20.8
2014 The Talos Principle
36
40.4
2014 Thief
26
29.3
2013 Bioshock Infinite
45
50.9
2013 Company of Heroes 2
20
22.6
2013 Crysis 3
24
27.6
2013 GRID 2
46
51.3
2013 Metro: Last Light
28
32.2
2013 Total War: Rome 2
26
28.9
2013 Battlefield 4
30
34.0
2012 DiRT: Showdown
39
43.9
2012 Far Cry 3
25
28.8
2012 Hitman: Absolution
25
28.1
2012 Sleeping Dogs
50
56.4
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
73
81.6
2011 DiRT 3
73
81.3
2011 Portal 2
135
151.0
2011 The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim
69
77.5
2011 Batman: Arkham City
60
67.5
2011 Total War: Shogun 2
72
81.1
2011 Battlefield 3
39
43.4
2010 Civilization V
47
52.7
2010 Metro: 2033
33
37.3
2010 Starcraft II
78
86.9
2009 League of Legends
137
153.0
2008 Crysis: Warhead
30
33.4

Resolution 2560x1440

1% Low [Min FPS] Average FPS
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
16
20.1
2019 Anthem
11
13.8
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
15
19.8
2019 Resident Evil 2
18
23.1
2019 Metro Exodus
9
11.9
2019 World War Z
16
20.6
2018 Forza Horizon 4
15
19.8
2018 Hitman 2
10
13.5
2018 Just Cause 4
13
16.3
2018 Monster Hunter: World
13
16.7
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
12
16.2
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
12
15.1
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
17
22.1
2017 For Honor
19
23.8
2017 Project CARS 2
16
20.4
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
25
31.6
2016 Overwatch
20
25.2
2016 Dishonored 2
14
18.0
2015 Rocket League
40
51.0
2015 Need For Speed
20
25.5
2015 Project CARS
19
24.1
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
29
37.4
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
54
68.0
2009 League of Legends
68
85.0

Resolution 3840x2160

1% Low [Min FPS] Average FPS
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
8
12.0
2019 Anthem
5
7.5
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
7
10.5
2019 Resident Evil 2
7
11.4
2019 Metro Exodus
5
7.5
2019 World War Z
8
11.8
2018 Forza Horizon 4
8
12.6
2018 Hitman 2
5
8.1
2018 Just Cause 4
5
8.5
2018 Monster Hunter: World
5
8.0
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
6
9.0
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
5
8.2
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
10
15.3
2017 For Honor
8
11.9
2017 Project CARS 2
11
17.0
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
18
26.5
2016 Overwatch
8
12.6
2016 Dishonored 2
10
14.3
2015 Rocket League
16
23.8
2015 Need For Speed
11
17.0
2015 Project CARS
11
17.0
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
12
17.3
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
42
61.2
2009 League of Legends
23
34.0
GTX 660 with i7-2700K at 1080p and Ultra Quality settings
GTX 660 with i7-2700K at 1440p and Ultra Quality settings
GTX 660 with i7-2700K at 4K and Ultra Quality settings

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GTX 660 Specifications

GTX 660 Board Design

Board NumberP2030
Length9.5 inches 241 mm
Outputs2x DVI1x HDMI1x DisplayPort
Power Connectors1x 6-pin
Slot WidthDual-slot
TDP140 W

GTX 660 Clock Speeds

Boost Clock1032 MHz
GPU Clock980 MHz
Memory Clock1502 MHz 6008 MHz effective

GTX 660 Graphics Card

Bus InterfacePCIe 3.0 x16
GenerationGeForce 600
Launch Price229 USD
ProductionEnd-of-life
Release DateSep 6th, 2012

GTX 660 Graphics Features

CUDA3
DirectX12.0 (11_0)
OpenCL1.2
OpenGL4.6
Shader Model5.1
Vulkan1.1.82

GTX 660 Graphics Processor

ArchitectureKepler
Die Size221 mm²
GPU NameGK106
GPU VariantGK106-400-A1
Process Size28 nm
Transistors2,540 million

GTX 660 Memory

Bandwidth144.2 GB/s
Memory Bus192 bit
Memory Size2048 MB
Memory TypeGDDR5

GTX 660 Render Config

ROPs24
SMX Count5
Shading Units960
TMUs80

GTX 660 Theoretical Performance

FP32 (float) performance1,981 GFLOPS
FP64 (double) performance82.56 GFLOPS (1:24)
Pixel Rate20.64 GPixel/s
Texture Rate82.56 GTexel/s

Critics Reviews

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Vladislav 2 months ago
You said what Apex Legends will works on low settings with 128.1 FPS (i5-3570 + gtx 660). BUT in real life, maximum 40-60 FPS on low settings and 1280x720 resolution. (My pc: i5-3570 stock 3.4Ghz, RAM DDR3 16gb, gigabyte GTX 660 2gb)
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