NVIDIA Tesla K40c vs GeForce GTX 1660

NVIDIA Tesla K40c
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660

General info

Comparison of Tesla K40c and GeForce GTX 1660 architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
not rated
 
Value for money (0-100)
no data
 
66.75
Architecture
Kepler
 
Turing
Code name
GK180
 
TU116
Type
Workstation
 
Desktop
Release date
8 October 2013
 
14 March 2019
Launch price (MSRP)
$7,699
 
$219
Price now
no data
 
$215

Technical specs

Tesla K40c 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 Tesla K40c and GeForce GTX 1660's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
2880
 
1408
Core clock speed
745 MHz
 
1530 MHz
Boost Clock
876 MHz
 
1785 MHz
Transistor count
7,080 million
 
6,600 million
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
 
12 nm
Power consumption (TDP)
245 Watt
 
120 Watt
Texture fill rate
210.2
 
157.1
Floating-point performance
4,291 gflops
 
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Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Tesla K40c 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).
Interface
PCIe 3.0 x16
 
PCIe 3.0 x16
Length
267 mm
 
229 mm
Supplementary power connectors
1x 6-pin + 1x 8-pin
 
1x 8-pin

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on Tesla K40c 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
GDDR5
 
GDDR5
Maximum RAM amount
12 GB
 
6 GB
Memory bus width
384 Bit
 
192 Bit
Memory clock speed
6008 MHz
 
8004 MHz
Memory bandwidth
288.4 GB/s
 
192.1 GB/s
Shared memory
no data
 
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Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Tesla K40c and GeForce GTX 1660.
Display Connectors
No outputs
 
1x DVI, 1x HDMI, 1x DisplayPort

API support

APIs supported by Tesla K40c and GeForce GTX 1660, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12 (11_0)
 
12 (12_1)
OpenGL
4.6
 
4.6

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of Tesla K40c and GeForce GTX 1660. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
324 Mh/s
 
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Advantages of NVIDIA Tesla K40c

Wider memory bus (384 vs 192 bit)
More pipelines (2880 vs 1408)
Higher memory bandwidth (288.4 vs 192.1 GB/s)

Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660

Much newer (14 March 2019 vs 8 October 2013)
Cheaper ($219 vs $7699)
Finer manufacturing process technology (12 vs 28 nm)
Less power hungry (120 vs 245 watts)

So, Tesla K40c or GTX 1660?

Technical City couldn't decide between NVIDIA Tesla K40c and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660. We've got no test results to judge.
Be aware that Tesla K40c is a workstation card while GeForce GTX 1660 is a desktop one.
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