GTX 660 with Core i7-2700K benchmarks at Ultra Quality 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. View Current Price List

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 660
Price $ 229 5/5 Excellent
Year 2012 1/5 Weak
Series GTX 660
Maximum Recorded Temperature 81C 2/5 Acceptable
Max Fan Noise 48dB 3/5 Good
Recommended Power Supply 490W 3/5 Good
Benchmark CPU Intel Core i7-2700K @ 3.50GHz ($199.99)
CPU Impact on FPS + 0 FPS 5/5 Excellent
CPU Impact on FPS % 0%
Benchmark Quality Settings Ultra Quality Settings
Average 1080p Performance 40 FPS 2/5 Acceptable
Average 1440p Performance 18 FPS 1/5 Weak
Average 4K Performance 10 FPS 1/5 Weak
Memory 2 GB 3/5 Good
Overall Combination Score 55/100 Good
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Game Performance at Ultra Quality settings

Resolution 1920x1080

Year Game Frames Per Second
2018 Fallout 76
27 FPS
2018 Forza Horizon 4
23 FPS
2018 Hitman 2
21 FPS
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
23 FPS
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
14 FPS
2016 Ashes of the Singularity
16 FPS
2016 Hitman
18 FPS
2016 Overwatch
36 FPS
2016 Rise of the Tomb Raider
20 FPS
2016 The Division
18 FPS
2015 DiRT Rally
39 FPS
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
25 FPS
2015 The Witcher 3
19 FPS
2015 Total War: Attila
17 FPS
2014 Dragon Age: Inquisition
28 FPS
2014 Far Cry 4
31 FPS
2014 GRID Autosport
48 FPS
2014 Shadow of Mordor
21 FPS
2014 The Talos Principle
40 FPS
2014 Thief
29 FPS
2013 Battlefield 4
34 FPS
2013 Bioshock Infinite
51 FPS
2013 Company of Heroes 2
23 FPS
2013 Crysis 3
28 FPS
2013 GRID 2
51 FPS
2013 Metro: Last Light
32 FPS
2013 Total War: Rome 2
29 FPS
2012 DiRT: Showdown
44 FPS
2012 Far Cry 3
29 FPS
2012 Hitman: Absolution
28 FPS
2012 Sleeping Dogs
56 FPS
2011 Batman: Arkham City
68 FPS
2011 Battlefield 3
43 FPS
2011 DiRT 3
81 FPS
2011 Portal 2
151 FPS
2011 The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim
78 FPS
2011 Total War: Shogun 2
81 FPS
2010 Civilization V
53 FPS
2010 Metro: 2033
37 FPS
2010 Starcraft II
87 FPS
2008 Crysis: Warhead
33 FPS

Resolution 2560x1440

Year Game Frames Per Second
2018 Forza Horizon 4
20 FPS
2018 Hitman 2
14 FPS
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
15 FPS
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
16 FPS
2016 Overwatch
25 FPS

Resolution 3840x2160

Year Game Frames Per Second
2018 Forza Horizon 4
13 FPS
2018 Hitman 2
8 FPS
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
8 FPS
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
9 FPS
2016 Overwatch
13 FPS

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GTX 660 Specifications

Board Design

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

Clock Speeds

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

Graphics Card

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

Graphics Features

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

Graphics Processor

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

Memory

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

Render Config

ROPs24
SMX Count5
Shading Units960
TMUs80

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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