NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti: specs and benchmarks

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti

Summary

NVIDIA started GeForce GTX 1660 Ti sales 22 February 2019 at a recommended price of $279. This is high-end Turing architecture desktop card based on 12 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at gamers. 6 GB of GDDR6 memory clocked at 12 GHz are supplied.

Compatibility-wise, this is card attached via PCIe 3.0 x16 interface. Its manufacturer default version has a length of 229 mm. 1x 8-pin power connector is required, and power consumption is at 120 Watt.

It provides good gaming and benchmark performance at 53.86 percent of a leader's which is NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 SLI Mobile.

General info

Of GeForce GTX 1660 Ti's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
77.02
 
Architecture
Turing
 
Code name
Turing TU116
 
Type
Desktop
 
Release date
22 February 2019
 
Launch price (MSRP)
$279
 
of 999 (Radeon HD 7990)
Price now
$299
 
of 10560 (Quadro GV100)

Technical specs

GeForce GTX 1660 Ti's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of GeForce GTX 1660 Ti's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
1536
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Core clock speed
1500 MHz
 
Boost Clock
1770 MHz
 
Transistor count
6,600 million
 
Manufacturing process technology
12 nm
 
Power consumption (TDP)
120 Watt
 
of 900 (Tesla S2050)

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on GeForce GTX 1660 Ti's compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. For desktop video cards it's interface and bus (motherboard compatibility), additional power connectors (power supply compatibility).
Interface
PCIe 3.0 x16
 
Length
229 mm
 
Supplementary power connectors
1x 8-pin
 

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on GeForce GTX 1660 Ti: its type, size, bus, clock and resulting bandwidth. Note that GPUs integrated into processors don't have dedicated memory and use a shared part of system RAM.
Memory type
GDDR6
 
Maximum RAM amount
6 GB
 
Memory bus width
192 Bit
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Memory clock speed
12000 MHz
 
Shared memory
-
 

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on GeForce GTX 1660 Ti.
Display Connectors
1x DVI, 1x HDMI, 1x DisplayPort
 

API support

APIs supported by GeForce GTX 1660 Ti, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
DirectX 12_1, Shader 6.4
 
OpenGL
4.6
 

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of GeForce GTX 1660 Ti. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

53.86

3DMark Ice Storm GPU

406736

3DMark Cloud Gate GPU

91194

3DMark Fire Strike Score

14288

3DMark Fire Strike Graphics

16024

3DMark 11 Performance GPU

22128

3DMark Vantage Performance

52203

Passmark

11559

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good GeForce GTX 1660 Ti is for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS. Comparisons with system requirements are included, but remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall GeForce GTX 1660 Ti performance compared to its nearest competitors. All GPU types participate.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to GeForce GTX 1660 Ti from AMD is Radeon Vega Frontier Edition, which is slower by 6% and lower by 9 positions in our rating.

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