NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER videocard review

GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER videocard released by NVIDIA; release date: 29 Oct 2019. At the time of release, the videocard cost $229. The videocard is designed for desktop-computers and based on Turing microarchitecture codenamed TU116.

Core clock speed - 1530 MHz. Boost clock speed - 1785 MHz. Texture fill rate - 157.1 GTexel/s. Pipelines - 1408. Manufacturing process technology - 12 nm. Transistors count - 6600 million. Power consumption (TDP) - 125 Watt.

Memory type: GDDR6. Maximum RAM amount - 6 GB. Memory bus width - 192 bit. Memory bandwidth - 336.0 GB/s.

Benchmarks

PassMark
G3D Mark
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
21571
12689
PassMark
G2D Mark
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
1086
826
Geekbench
OpenCL
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
237214
60226
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop
Face Detection
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
562.775 mPixels/s
181.031 mPixels/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop
Ocean Surface Simulation
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
5451.006 Frames/s
2634.463 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop
T-Rex
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
41.461 Frames/s
17.016 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop
Video Composition
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
254.085 Frames/s
137.390 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop
Bitcoin Mining
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
1964.377 mHash/s
883.608 mHash/s
GFXBench 4.0
Car Chase Offscreen
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
27846 Frames
17392 Frames
GFXBench 4.0
Manhattan
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
21281 Frames
3718 Frames
GFXBench 4.0
T-Rex
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
48700 Frames
3355 Frames
GFXBench 4.0
Car Chase Offscreen
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
27846.000 Fps
17392.000 Fps
GFXBench 4.0
Manhattan
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
21281.000 Fps
3718.000 Fps
GFXBench 4.0
T-Rex
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
48700.000 Fps
3355.000 Fps
3DMark Fire Strike
Graphics Score
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
17055
6105
Name Value
PassMark - G3D Mark 12689
PassMark - G2D Mark 826
Geekbench - OpenCL 60226
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection 181.031 mPixels/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation 2634.463 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex 17.016 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition 137.390 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining 883.608 mHash/s
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen 17392 Frames
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan 3718 Frames
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex 3355 Frames
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen 17392.000 Fps
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan 3718.000 Fps
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex 3355.000 Fps
3DMark Fire Strike - Graphics Score 6105

Games performance

Horizon Zero Dawn (2020)

Death Stranding (2020)

F1 2020 (2020)

Strange Brigade (2018)

Gears Tactics (2020)

Doom Eternal (2020)

Hunt Showdown (2020)

Escape from Tarkov (2020)

Red Dead Redemption 2 (2019)

Star Wars Jedi Fallen Order (2019)

Medium, 1920x108080.00
High, 1920x108064.00
Ultra, 1920x108056.90
QHD, 2560x144055.50
4K, 3840x216027.70

Need for Speed Heat (2019)

Low, 1280x720116.00
Medium, 1920x108098.00
High, 1920x108089.00
Ultra, 1920x108077.00
QHD, 2560x144055.60
4K, 3840x216026.60

Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2019 (2019)

Low, 1280x720163.00
Medium, 1920x1080117.00
High, 1920x108096.00
Ultra, 1920x108084.00
QHD, 2560x144059.30
4K, 3840x216032.40

GRID 2019 (2019)

Low, 1280x720202.00
Medium, 1920x1080124.00
High, 1920x1080100.00
Ultra, 1920x108069.00
QHD, 2560x144052.50
4K, 3840x216035.00

Ghost Recon Breakpoint (2019)

Low, 1280x720118.00
Medium, 1920x108080.00
High, 1920x108072.00
Ultra, 1920x108055.00
QHD, 2560x144038.00
4K, 3840x216019.00

FIFA 20 (2019)

Low, 1280x720257.00
Medium, 1920x1080251.00
High, 1920x1080235.00
Ultra, 1920x1080236.00
QHD, 2560x1440220.00
4K, 3840x2160145.00

Borderlands 3 (2019)

Low, 1280x720149.00
Medium, 1920x108099.00
High, 1920x108066.00
Ultra, 1920x108050.00
QHD, 2560x144033.00
4K, 3840x216012.00

Control (2019)

Low, 1280x720213.00
Medium, 1920x108077.00
High, 1920x108056.30
QHD, 2560x144035.30
4K, 3840x216017.00

Total War: Three Kingdoms (2019)

F1 2019 (2019)

Low, 1280x720263.00
Medium, 1920x1080152.00
High, 1920x1080132.00
Ultra, 1920x108087.00
QHD, 2560x144068.00
4K, 3840x216041.00

Rage 2 (2019)

Low, 1280x720212.00
Medium, 1920x1080103.00
High, 1920x108086.00
Ultra, 1920x108083.00
QHD, 2560x144050.10
4K, 3840x216023.90

Anno 1800 (2019)

Low, 1280x720103.00
Medium, 1920x1080106.00
High, 1920x108078.00
Ultra, 1920x108040.60
QHD, 2560x144028.60
4K, 3840x216016.90

The Division 2 (2019)

Low, 1280x720193.00
Medium, 1920x1080113.00
High, 1920x108088.00
Ultra, 1920x108063.00
QHD, 2560x144043.00
4K, 3840x216023.00

Dirt Rally 2.0 (2019)

Low, 1280x720311.00
Medium, 1920x1080158.00
High, 1920x1080132.00
Ultra, 1920x108073.00
QHD, 2560x144054.50
4K, 3840x216031.40

Anthem (2019)

Low, 1280x720131.00
Medium, 1920x108097.00
High, 1920x108084.00
Ultra, 1920x108079.00
QHD, 2560x144055.50
4K, 3840x216027.00

Metro Exodus (2019)

Low, 1280x720128.00
Medium, 1920x108068.00
High, 1920x108050.00
Ultra, 1920x108041.00
QHD, 2560x144032.00
4K, 3840x216021.00

Far Cry New Dawn (2019)

Low, 1280x720135.00
Medium, 1920x1080102.00
High, 1920x108096.00
Ultra, 1920x108087.00
QHD, 2560x144065.00
4K, 3840x216035.00

Apex Legends (2019)

Low, 1280x720144.00
Medium, 1920x1080144.00
High, 1920x1080116.00
Ultra, 1920x1080120.00
QHD, 2560x144082.00
4K, 3840x216043.50

Just Cause 4 (2018)

Low, 1280x720164.00
Medium, 1920x1080121.00
High, 1920x108088.00
Ultra, 1920x108084.00
QHD, 2560x144057.00
4K, 3840x216030.60

Darksiders III (2018)

Low, 1280x720232.00
Medium, 1920x1080128.00
High, 1920x1080104.00
Ultra, 1920x108093.00
QHD, 2560x144060.00
4K, 3840x216021.80

Farming Simulator 19 (2018)

Low, 1280x720237.00
Medium, 1920x1080176.00
High, 1920x1080154.00
Ultra, 1920x1080123.00
QHD, 2560x144088.00
4K, 3840x216047.50

Battlefield V (2018)

Low, 1280x720154.00
Medium, 1920x108097.00
High, 1920x108083.00
Ultra, 1920x108077.00
QHD, 2560x144060.00
4K, 3840x216036.40

Hitman 2 (2018)

Low, 1280x72099.00
Medium, 1920x108092.00
High, 1920x108084.00
Ultra, 1920x108079.00
QHD, 2560x144056.40
4K, 3840x216028.80

Assassin's Creed Odyssey (2018)

Low, 1280x720120.00
Medium, 1920x108088.00
High, 1920x108073.00
Ultra, 1920x108051.00
QHD, 2560x144040.00
4K, 3840x216024.00

Forza Horizon 4 (2018)

Low, 1280x720211.00
Medium, 1920x1080144.00
High, 1920x1080135.00
Ultra, 1920x1080107.00
QHD, 2560x144084.00
4K, 3840x216054.00

Shadow of the Tomb Raider (2018)

Low, 1280x720149.00
Medium, 1920x1080100.00
High, 1920x108089.00
Ultra, 1920x108080.00
QHD, 2560x144053.00
4K, 3840x216026.00

Monster Hunter World (2018)

Low, 1280x720172.00
Medium, 1920x108099.00
High, 1920x108090.00
Ultra, 1920x108066.00
QHD, 2560x144041.40
4K, 3840x216020.10

Far Cry 5 (2018)

Low, 1280x720149.00
Medium, 1920x1080105.00
High, 1920x108098.00
Ultra, 1920x108092.00
QHD, 2560x144064.00
4K, 3840x216033.00

X-Plane 11.11 (2018)

Low, 1280x720130.00
Medium, 1920x1080116.00
High, 1920x108094.00
4K, 3840x216080.00

Assassin's Creed Origins (2017)

Low, 1280x720136.00
Medium, 1920x108090.00
High, 1920x108083.00
Ultra, 1920x108069.00
QHD, 2560x144054.00
4K, 3840x216033.00

Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) (2017)

Low, 1280x720244.00
High, 1920x1080139.00
Ultra, 1920x1080104.00
4K, 3840x216035.80

Rocket League (2017)

Low, 1280x720250.00
Medium, 1920x1080249.00
High, 1920x1080217.00
QHD162.00
4K, 3840x2160101.00

Ghost Recon Wildlands (2017)

Low, 1280x720170.00
Medium, 1920x108091.00
High, 1920x108085.00
Ultra, 1920x108049.00
4K, 3840x216032.00

For Honor (2017)

Low, 1280x720317.00
Medium, 1920x1080139.00
High, 1920x1080133.00
Ultra, 1920x1080102.00
4K, 3840x216042.00

Far Cry Primal (2016)

Low, 1280x720129.00
Medium, 1920x1080115.00
High, 1920x1080106.00
Ultra, 1920x108086.00
4K, 3840x216040.00

Rise of the Tomb Raider (2016)

Low, 1024x768295.00
Medium, 1366x768199.00
High, 1920x1080111.00
Ultra, 1920x108086.00
4K, 3840x216037.00

Dota 2 Reborn (2015)

Low, 1280x720161.30
Medium, 1366x768147.00
High, 1920x1080146.60
Ultra, 1920x1080140.00
4K, 3840x216091.70

The Witcher 3 (2015)

Low, 1024x768294.00
Medium, 1366x768193.00
High, 1920x1080109.00
Ultra, 1920x108059.50
4K, 3840x216040.00

GTA V (2015)

Low, 1024x768183.00
Medium, 1366x768176.00
High, 1920x1080156.00
Ultra, 1920x108080.00
4K, 3840x216063.00

BioShock Infinite (2013)

Low, 1280x720440.00
Medium, 1366x768362.00
High, 1366x768329.00
Ultra, 1920x1080151.00

Specifications (specs)

Essentials

Architecture Turing
Code name TU116
Launch date 29 Oct 2019
Launch price (MSRP) $229
Place in performance rating 57
Type Desktop

Technical info

Boost clock speed 1785 MHz
Core clock speed 1530 MHz
Manufacturing process technology 12 nm
Peak Double Precision (FP64) Performance 157.1 GFLOPS (1:32)
Peak Half Precision (FP16) Performance 10.05 TFLOPS (2:1)
Peak Single Precision (FP32) Performance 5.027 TFLOPS
Pipelines 1408
Pixel fill rate 85.68 GPixel/s
Texture fill rate 157.1 GTexel/s
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 125 Watt
Transistor count 6600 million

Video outputs and ports

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

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Interface PCIe 3.0 x16
Length 9 inches (229 mm)
Recommended system power (PSU) 350 Watt
Supplementary power connectors 1x 8-pin
Width Dual-slot

API support

DirectX 12.1
OpenCL 1.2
OpenGL 4.6
Shader Model 6.4
Vulkan

Memory

Maximum RAM amount 6 GB
Memory bandwidth 336.0 GB/s
Memory bus width 192 bit
Memory type GDDR6