NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti vs 1070
Comparison of GeForce GTX 1660 Ti and GeForce GTX 1070 architecture, market type and release date.
GeForce GTX 1660 Ti and GeForce GTX 1070'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 and GeForce GTX 1070'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)
Maximum GPU temperature
Texture fill rate
Compatibility, dimensions and requirements
Information on GeForce GTX 1660 Ti and GeForce GTX 1070 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).
PCIe 3.0 x16
PCIe 3.0 x16
10.5" (26.7 cm)
4.376" (11.1 cm)
Recommended system power (PSU)
Supplementary power connectors
Parameters of memory installed on GeForce GTX 1660 Ti and GeForce GTX 1070: 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 and GeForce GTX 1070. 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.
1x DVI, 1x HDMI, 1x DisplayPort
1x DVI, 1x HDMI, 3x DisplayPort
DP 1.42, HDMI 2.0b, Dual Link-DVI
Multi monitor support
Technological solutions and APIs supported by GeForce GTX 1660 Ti and GeForce GTX 1070. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
APIs supported by GeForce GTX 1660 Ti and GeForce GTX 1070, sometimes including their particular versions.
Non-gaming benchmarks performance of GeForce GTX 1660 Ti and GeForce GTX 1070. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
GTX 1660 Ti 49.63
GTX 1070 52.55 +5.9%
3DMark Ice Storm GPU
GTX 1660 Ti 421374
GTX 1070 463865 +10.1%
3DMark Cloud Gate GPU
GTX 1660 Ti 93095
GTX 1070 106934 +14.9%
3DMark Fire Strike Score
GTX 1660 Ti 15021 +0.2%
GTX 1070 14984
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
GTX 1660 Ti 16024
GTX 1070 18255 +13.9%
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
GTX 1660 Ti 22128
GTX 1070 24652 +11.4%
3DMark Vantage Performance
GTX 1660 Ti 52203 +2.4%
GTX 1070 50995
GTX 1660 Ti 12597
GTX 1070 13339 +5.9%
Cryptocurrency mining performance of GeForce GTX 1660 Ti and GeForce GTX 1070. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
Decred / DCR (Decred)
Ethereum / ETH (DaggerHashimoto)
Siacoin / SC (Sia)
Monero / XMR (CryptoNight)
Zcash / ZEC (Equihash)
Let's see how good GeForce GTX 1660 Ti and GeForce GTX 1070 are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.
Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti
Much newer (22 February 2019 vs 10 June 2016)
Cheaper ($279 vs $379)
Higher memory bandwidth (288 vs 256 GB/s)
Finer manufacturing process technology (12 vs 16 nm)
Less power hungry (120 vs 150 watts)
Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070
5.9% faster in synthetic tests
Wider memory bus (256 vs 192 bit)
More pipelines (1920 vs 1536)
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)
CUDA (Compute Unified Device Architecture - an API for video card computing power usage in tasks different from 3D graphics processing. Can be used for physics simulation for instance)
PhysX (hardware acceleration of physical simulation engine named PhysX)
3D Vision Surround
So, GTX 1660 Ti or 1070?
Technical City couldn't decide between NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070. The differences in performance seem too small.
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