NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Mobile vs RTX 2070 Max-Q
Comparison of GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Mobile and GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q architecture, market type and release date.
GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Mobile and GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q'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 Mobile and GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Core clock speed
Manufacturing process technology
Power consumption (TDP)
Texture fill rate
Compatibility, dimensions and requirements
Information on GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Mobile and GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. For notebook video cards it's notebook size, connection slot and bus, if the video card is inserted into a slot instead of being soldered to the notebook motherboard.
PCIe 3.0 x16
PCIe 3.0 x16
Supplementary power connectors
Parameters of memory installed on GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Mobile and GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q: 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.
Maximum RAM amount
Memory bus width
Memory clock speed
Video outputs and ports
Types and number of video connectors present on GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Mobile and GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q. As a rule, this section is relevant only for desktop reference video cards, since for notebook ones the availability of certain video outputs depends on the laptop model.
Technological solutions and APIs supported by GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Mobile and GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
APIs supported by GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Mobile and GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q, sometimes including their particular versions.
12 Ultimate (12_1)
Non-gaming benchmarks performance of GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Mobile and GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
GTX 1660 Ti Mobile 47.03
RTX 2070 Max-Q 57.29 +21.8%
3DMark Ice Storm GPU
GTX 1660 Ti Mobile 416379 +3.8%
RTX 2070 Max-Q 401038
3DMark Cloud Gate GPU
GTX 1660 Ti Mobile 97163
RTX 2070 Max-Q 106563 +9.7%
3DMark Fire Strike Score
GTX 1660 Ti Mobile 12926
RTX 2070 Max-Q 15428 +19.4%
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
GTX 1660 Ti Mobile 14629
RTX 2070 Max-Q 17293 +18.2%
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
GTX 1660 Ti Mobile 19957
RTX 2070 Max-Q 21982 +10.1%
3DMark Vantage Performance
GTX 1660 Ti Mobile 49309 +1.6%
RTX 2070 Max-Q 48510
GTX 1660 Ti Mobile 10161
RTX 2070 Max-Q 12379 +21.8%
Let's see how good GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Mobile and GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.
Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Mobile
Somewhat newer (23 April 2019 vs 29 January 2019)
Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q
21.8% faster in synthetic tests
Wider memory bus (256 vs 192 bit)
More pipelines (2304 vs 1536)
Higher memory bandwidth (384 vs 288 GB/s)
G-SYNC (removes screen tearing by telling the display when to renew the image. Only works with G-SYNC compatible displays)
Vulkan (a contemporary API for graphics acceleration, based on now-discontinued Mantle)
550 Watt system power recommended
So, GTX 1660 Ti Mobile or RTX 2070 Max-Q?
Judging by the results of synthetic and gaming tests, Technical City recommends NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q.
Should you still have questions on choice between GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Mobile and GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.