NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 videocard review

GeForce GTX 1660 videocard released by NVIDIA; release date: 14 March 2019. At the time of release, the videocard cost $219. The videocard is designed for desktop-computers and based on Turing microarchitecture codenamed TU116.

Core clock speed - 1530 MHz. Boost clock speed - 1785 MHz. Manufacturing process technology - 12 nm. Transistors count - 6,600 million. Power consumption (TDP) - 120 Watt.

Memory clock speed - 8004 MHz.

Benchmarks

PassMark
G3D Mark
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
26476
11609
PassMark
G2D Mark
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
1140
795
Geekbench
OpenCL
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
237214
55760
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop
Face Detection
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
736.229 mPixels/s
190.891 mPixels/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop
Ocean Surface Simulation
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
7585.258 Frames/s
1892.505 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop
T-Rex
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
63.584 Frames/s
13.492 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop
Video Composition
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
383.037 Frames/s
118.540 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop
Bitcoin Mining
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
2563.250 mHash/s
887.857 mHash/s
GFXBench 4.0
Car Chase Offscreen
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
34770 Frames
14977 Frames
GFXBench 4.0
Manhattan
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
23622 Frames
3704 Frames
GFXBench 4.0
T-Rex
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
56437 Frames
3354 Frames
GFXBench 4.0
Car Chase Offscreen
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
34770.000 Fps
14977.000 Fps
GFXBench 4.0
Manhattan
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
23622.000 Fps
3704.000 Fps
GFXBench 4.0
T-Rex
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
56437.000 Fps
3354.000 Fps
3DMark Fire Strike
Graphics Score
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
19970
5469
Name Value
PassMark - G3D Mark 11609
PassMark - G2D Mark 795
Geekbench - OpenCL 55760
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection 190.891 mPixels/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation 1892.505 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex 13.492 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition 118.540 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining 887.857 mHash/s
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen 14977 Frames
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan 3704 Frames
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex 3354 Frames
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen 14977.000 Fps
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan 3704.000 Fps
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex 3354.000 Fps
3DMark Fire Strike - Graphics Score 5469

Games performance

Hitman 3 (2021)

Low, 1280x720195.00
Medium, 1920x1080110.00
High, 1920x108093.00
Ultra, 1920x108086.00
QHD, 2560x144057.00
4K, 3840x216031.00

Cyberpunk 2077 (2020)

Low, 1280x72097.60
Medium, 1920x108051.90
High, 1920x108042.60
Ultra, 1920x108036.60
QHD, 2560x144022.30
4K, 3840x21609.55

Immortals Fenyx Rising (2020)

Low, 1280x72096.00
Medium, 1920x108058.00
High, 1920x108049.00
Ultra, 1920x108045.00
QHD, 2560x144036.00
4K, 3840x216021.00

Crysis Remastered (2020)

Low, 1280x720212.00
Medium, 1920x108094.30
High, 1920x108051.40
Ultra, 1920x108040.80
QHD, 2560x144028.90
4K, 3840x216016.60

Yakuza Like a Dragon (2020)

Low, 1280x720110.00
Medium, 1920x108068.90
High, 1920x108066.80
Ultra, 1920x108059.00
QHD, 2560x144039.00
4K, 3840x216019.00

Call of Duty Black Ops Cold War (2020)

Low, 1280x720151.00
Medium, 1920x108091.70
High, 1920x108070.00
Ultra, 1920x108052.50
QHD, 2560x144036.80
4K, 3840x21602.01

Assassin´s Creed Valhalla (2020)

Low, 1280x720110.00
Medium, 1920x108059.00
High, 1920x108042.00
Ultra, 1920x108037.00
QHD, 2560x144027.00
4K, 3840x216015.00

Dirt 5 (2020)

Low, 1280x720151.00
Medium, 1920x108078.60
High, 1920x108060.70
Ultra, 1920x108050.00
QHD, 2560x144040.80
4K, 3840x216025.70

Watch Dogs Legion (2020)

Low, 1280x720114.00
Medium, 1920x108077.90
High, 1920x108065.90
Ultra, 1920x108029.40
QHD, 2560x144019.40
4K, 3840x216012.00

FIFA 21 (2020)

Low, 1280x720231.00
Medium, 1920x1080227.00
High, 1920x1080214.00
Ultra, 1920x1080214.00
QHD, 2560x1440187.00
4K, 3840x2160120.00

Star Wars Squadrons (2020)

Low, 1280x720389.00
Medium, 1920x1080203.00
High, 1920x1080172.00
Ultra, 1920x1080157.00
QHD, 2560x1440103.00
4K, 3840x216057.80

Mafia Definitive Edition (2020)

Low, 1280x720135.90
Medium, 1920x108070.60
High, 1920x108064.90
QHD, 2560x144042.70
4K, 3840x216021.80

Serious Sam 4 (2020)

Low, 1280x720141.50
Medium, 1920x108081.40
High, 1920x108068.00
Ultra, 1920x108050.50
QHD, 2560x144038.80
4K, 3840x216024.40

Flight Simulator 2020 (2020)

Low, 1280x72084.60
Medium, 1920x108049.90
High, 1920x108035.80
Ultra, 1920x108023.70
QHD, 2560x144018.40
4K, 3840x216010.40

Valorant (2020)

Low, 1280x720324.50
Medium, 1920x1080306.20
High, 1920x1080287.10
QHD, 2560x1440226.30
4K, 3840x2160125.30

Horizon Zero Dawn (2020)

Low, 1280x720130.00
Medium, 1920x108082.00
High, 1920x108067.00
Ultra, 1920x108054.00
QHD, 2560x144040.00
4K, 3840x216021.00

Death Stranding (2020)

Low, 1280x720138.00
Medium, 1920x108086.70
High, 1920x108079.30
Ultra, 1920x108077.60
QHD, 2560x144053.30
4K, 3840x216028.60

F1 2020 (2020)

Low, 1280x720292.00
Medium, 1920x1080160.00
High, 1920x1080128.00
Ultra, 1920x108089.80
QHD, 2560x144066.10
4K, 3840x216037.20

Strange Brigade (2018)

Low, 1280x720313.00
Medium, 1920x1080129.00
High, 1920x1080105.00
Ultra, 1920x108088.10
QHD, 2560x144063.70
4K, 3840x216034.50

Gears Tactics (2020)

Low, 1280x720297.90
Medium, 1920x1080141.70
High, 1920x108092.00
Ultra, 1920x108061.90
QHD, 2560x144043.00
4K, 3840x216022.80

Doom Eternal (2020)

Low, 1280x720257.00
Medium, 1920x1080138.00
High, 1920x1080121.00
Ultra, 1920x1080115.00
QHD, 2560x144071.70
4K, 3840x216038.20

Hunt Showdown (2020)

Low, 1280x720211.00
Medium, 1920x108082.10
High, 1920x108064.80
QHD, 2560x144039.70
4K, 3840x216019.80

Escape from Tarkov (2020)

Low, 1280x720121.00
Medium, 1920x1080121.00
High, 1920x108093.20
Ultra, 1920x108079.20
QHD, 2560x144047.60
4K, 3840x216023.90

Red Dead Redemption 2 (2019)

Low, 1280x720130.00
Medium, 1920x108073.00
High, 1920x108049.10
Ultra, 1920x108030.90
QHD, 2560x144024.70

Star Wars Jedi Fallen Order (2019)

Medium, 1920x1080112.00
High, 1920x108090.00
Ultra, 1920x108081.00
QHD, 2560x144053.10
4K, 3840x216026.40

Need for Speed Heat (2019)

Low, 1280x720111.00
Medium, 1920x108089.00
High, 1920x108079.00
Ultra, 1920x108070.00
QHD, 2560x144049.50
4K, 3840x216023.00

Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2019 (2019)

Low, 1280x720159.00
Medium, 1920x1080112.00
High, 1920x108090.00
Ultra, 1920x108079.00
QHD, 2560x144056.80
4K, 3840x216031.60

GRID 2019 (2019)

Low, 1280x720160.00
Medium, 1920x1080119.00
High, 1920x108097.00
Ultra, 1920x108067.00
QHD, 2560x144051.40
4K, 3840x216031.90

Ghost Recon Breakpoint (2019)

Low, 1280x720114.00
Medium, 1920x108073.00
High, 1920x108067.00
Ultra, 1920x108049.00
QHD, 2560x144034.00
4K, 3840x216017.00

FIFA 20 (2019)

Low, 1280x720265.00
Medium, 1920x1080262.00
High, 1920x1080241.00
Ultra, 1920x1080239.00
QHD, 2560x1440202.00
4K, 3840x2160127.00

Borderlands 3 (2019)

Low, 1280x720143.00
Medium, 1920x108091.00
High, 1920x108061.00
Ultra, 1920x108049.00
QHD, 2560x144034.00
4K, 3840x216014.00

Control (2019)

Low, 1280x720198.00
Medium, 1920x108070.00
High, 1920x108052.50
QHD, 2560x144031.60
4K, 3840x216015.80

Total War: Three Kingdoms (2019)

Low, 1280x720237.80
Medium, 1920x108098.20
High, 1920x108060.60
Ultra, 1920x108042.00
QHD, 2560x144025.80

F1 2019 (2019)

Low, 1280x720261.00
Medium, 1920x1080142.00
High, 1920x1080123.00
Ultra, 1920x108082.00
QHD, 2560x144064.00
4K, 3840x216038.00

Rage 2 (2019)

Low, 1280x720168.00
Medium, 1920x108083.00
High, 1920x108071.00
Ultra, 1920x108071.00
QHD, 2560x144045.30
4K, 3840x216021.70

Anno 1800 (2019)

Low, 1280x72094.00
Medium, 1920x108092.00
High, 1920x108069.00
Ultra, 1920x108034.90
QHD, 2560x144023.60
4K, 3840x216014.00

The Division 2 (2019)

Low, 1280x720185.00
Medium, 1920x1080103.00
High, 1920x108082.00
Ultra, 1920x108059.00
QHD, 2560x144040.00
4K, 3840x216021.00

Metro Exodus (2019)

Low, 1280x720118.00
Medium, 1920x108061.00
High, 1920x108045.00
Ultra, 1920x108038.00
QHD, 2560x144029.00
4K, 3840x216019.00

Far Cry New Dawn (2019)

Low, 1280x720132.00
Medium, 1920x108092.00
High, 1920x108087.00
Ultra, 1920x108080.00
QHD, 2560x144058.00
4K, 3840x216031.00

Apex Legends (2019)

Low, 1280x720144.00
Medium, 1920x1080144.00
High, 1920x1080114.00
Ultra, 1920x1080111.00
QHD, 2560x144077.00
4K, 3840x216043.60

Darksiders III (2018)

Low, 1280x720196.00
Medium, 1920x1080115.00
High, 1920x108096.00
Ultra, 1920x108083.00
QHD, 2560x144054.50
4K, 3840x216018.80

Farming Simulator 19 (2018)

Low, 1280x720242.00
Medium, 1920x1080190.00
High, 1920x1080153.00
Ultra, 1920x1080116.00
QHD, 2560x144080.00
4K, 3840x216041.90

Forza Horizon 4 (2018)

Low, 1280x720200.00
Medium, 1920x1080132.00
High, 1920x1080123.00
Ultra, 1920x108098.00
QHD, 2560x144076.00
4K, 3840x216050.00

Shadow of the Tomb Raider (2018)

Low, 1280x720152.00
Medium, 1920x108092.00
High, 1920x108080.00
Ultra, 1920x108072.00
QHD, 2560x144047.00
4K, 3840x216023.00

Far Cry 5 (2018)

Low, 1280x720142.00
Medium, 1920x108095.00
High, 1920x108087.00
Ultra, 1920x108082.00
QHD, 2560x144057.00
4K, 3840x216029.00

X-Plane 11.11 (2018)

Low, 1280x720127.00
Medium, 1920x1080114.00
High, 1920x108093.00
4K, 3840x216079.00

Rocket League (2017)

Low, 1280x720249.00
Medium, 1920x1080249.00
High, 1920x1080183.00
QHD129.00
4K, 3840x216081.00

Dota 2 Reborn (2015)

Low, 1280x720163.70
Medium, 1366x768152.40
High, 1920x1080145.90
Ultra, 1920x1080136.70
4K, 3840x216085.90

The Witcher 3 (2015)

Low, 1024x768282.00
Medium, 1366x768181.00
High, 1920x108099.00
Ultra, 1920x108055.50
4K, 3840x216034.90

Specifications (specs)

Essentials

Architecture Turing
Code name TU116
Launch date 14 March 2019
Launch price (MSRP) $219
Place in performance rating 111
Type Desktop

Technical info

Boost clock speed 1785 MHz
Core clock speed 1530 MHz
Manufacturing process technology 12 nm
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 120 Watt
Transistor count 6,600 million

Video outputs and ports

Display Connectors 1x DVI, 1x HDMI, 1x DisplayPort
DisplayPort count 1
DisplayPort support
HDMI

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Interface PCIe 3.0 x16
Length 229 mm
Supplementary power connectors 1x 8-pin

API support

DirectX 12.0
OpenGL 4.6

Memory

Memory clock speed 8004 MHz