ATI Radeon HD 3570 vs NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660

ATI Radeon HD 3570
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660

General info

Comparison of Radeon HD 3570 and GeForce GTX 1660 architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
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Value for money (0-100)
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Code name
Release date
5 July 2010
14 March 2019
Launch price (MSRP)
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Price now
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Technical specs

Radeon HD 3570 and GeForce GTX 1660's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of Radeon HD 3570 and GeForce GTX 1660's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Core clock speed
796 MHz
1530 MHz
Boost Clock
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1785 MHz
Transistor count
181 million
6,600 million
Manufacturing process technology
55 nm
12 nm
Power consumption (TDP)
30 Watt
120 Watt
Texture fill rate
Floating-point performance
63.68 gflops
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Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Radeon HD 3570 and GeForce GTX 1660 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 2.0 x16
PCIe 3.0 x16
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229 mm
Supplementary power connectors
1x 8-pin


Parameters of memory installed on Radeon HD 3570 and GeForce GTX 1660: 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
512 MB
6 GB
Memory bus width
64 Bit
192 Bit
Memory clock speed
990 MHz
8004 MHz
Memory bandwidth
7.92 GB/s
192.1 GB/s
Shared memory
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Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon HD 3570 and GeForce GTX 1660.
Display Connectors
2x DisplayPort
1x DVI, 1x HDMI, 1x DisplayPort

API support

APIs supported by Radeon HD 3570 and GeForce GTX 1660, sometimes including their particular versions.
10.1 (10_1)
12 (12_1)

Advantages of ATI Radeon HD 3570

Less power hungry (30 vs 120 watts)

Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660

Much newer (14 March 2019 vs 5 July 2010)
Wider memory bus (192 vs 64 bit)
More pipelines (1408 vs 40)
Higher memory bandwidth (192.1 vs 7.92 GB/s)
Finer manufacturing process technology (12 vs 55 nm)

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