NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 vs Tesla K80

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660
NVIDIA Tesla K80

General info

Comparison of GeForce GTX 1660 and Tesla K80 architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
not rated
Value for money (0-100)
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Kepler 2.0
Code name
Release date
14 March 2019
17 November 2014
Launch price (MSRP)
no data
Price now
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Technical specs

GeForce GTX 1660 and Tesla K80'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 and Tesla K80's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Core clock speed
1530 MHz
562 MHz
Boost Clock
1785 MHz
824 MHz
Transistor count
6,600 million
7,100 million
Manufacturing process technology
12 nm
28 nm
Power consumption (TDP)
120 Watt
300 Watt
Texture fill rate

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on GeForce GTX 1660 and Tesla K80 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
229 mm
267 mm
Supplementary power connectors
1x 8-pin
1x 8-pin


Parameters of memory installed on GeForce GTX 1660 and Tesla K80: 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
Maximum RAM amount
6 GB
12 GB
Memory bus width
192 Bit
384 Bit
Memory clock speed
8004 MHz
5012 MHz
Memory bandwidth
192.1 GB/s
240.6 GB/s
Shared memory
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Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on GeForce GTX 1660 and Tesla K80.
Display Connectors
1x DVI, 1x HDMI, 1x DisplayPort
No outputs

API support

APIs supported by GeForce GTX 1660 and Tesla K80, sometimes including their particular versions.
12 (12_1)
12 (11_1)

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of GeForce GTX 1660 and Tesla K80. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
no data
216 Mh/s

Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660

Much newer (14 March 2019 vs 17 November 2014)
Finer manufacturing process technology (12 vs 28 nm)
Less power hungry (120 vs 300 watts)

Advantages of NVIDIA Tesla K80

Wider memory bus (384 vs 192 bit)
More pipelines (2496 vs 1408)
Higher memory bandwidth (240.6 vs 192.1 GB/s)

So, GTX 1660 or Tesla K80?

Technical City couldn't decide between NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 and NVIDIA Tesla K80. We've got no test results to judge.
Be aware that GeForce GTX 1660 is a desktop card while Tesla K80 is a workstation one.
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