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NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Super (Desktop)

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Super (Desktop)

The Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Super is a powerful, mid-tier, Turing-based, desktop GPU. The GTX 1660 Super is based on the TU116 chip with 1,408 shader units, 48 ROPs, 88 TMUs and a 192-bit-wide memory bus (GDDR6 clocked at 7 GHz, effectively 14 GHz, bandwidth: up to 336 GB/s).

The TU116 chip and other Turing-based GPUs are produced using the 12-nm manufacturing process. However, the GeForce GTX 1660 does not offer the latest features such as DLSS (Deep Learning Super Sampling) and Real Time Ray Tracing. Nevertheless, there are some architectural improvements when it comes to floating point and integer performance. These operations can now be carried out simultaneously. Other notable features include Adaptive Shading, unified cache, DisplayPort 1.4, HDMI 2.0b, HDR, Simultaneous Multi-Projection (SMP) as well as H.265 encoding and decoding (PlayReady 3.0).

At Full HD resolution, the GeForce GTX 1660 Super performance lies between a GeForce GTX 1660 / GTX 1060 and a GTX 1660 Ti / 1070. Therefore, it is most suited for demanding games of 2019 in full HD resolution and maximum detail settings, or QHD at slightly reduced settings.

The energy consumption of the GeForce GTX 1660 Super amounts to 125 watts and therefore 5 Watt higher than the GTX 1060 or GTX 1660 Ti.

ManufacturerNVIDIA
GeForce GTX 1600 Series
GeForce GTX 1660 Ti (Desktop) compare 1536 @ 1500 - 1770 MHz192 Bit @ 12000 MHz
GeForce GTX 1660 Super (Desktop) 1408 @ 1530 - 1785 MHz192 Bit @ 14000 MHz
GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Mobile compare 1536 @ 1455 - 1590 MHz192 Bit @ 12000 MHz
GeForce GTX 1660 (Desktop) compare 1408 @ 1530 - 1785 MHz192 Bit @ 8000 MHz
GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Max-Q compare 1536 @ 1140 - 1335 MHz192 Bit @ 12000 MHz
GeForce GTX 1650 Ti (Desktop) compare 1024 @ 1530 - 1725 MHz128 Bit @ 8000 MHz
GeForce GTX 1650 Ti Mobile compare 1024 @ 1350 - 1485 MHz128 Bit @ 12000 MHz
GeForce GTX 1650 Mobile compare 1024 @ 1395 - 1560 MHz128 Bit @ 8000 MHz
GeForce GTX 1650 (Desktop) compare 896 @ 1485 - 1665 MHz128 Bit @ 8000 MHz
GeForce GTX 1650 Ti Max-Q compare 1024 @ 1035 - 1200 MHz128 Bit @ 10000 MHz
GeForce GTX 1650 Max-Q compare 1024 @ 1020 - 1245 MHz128 Bit @ 8000 MHz
CodenameTuring TU116
ArchitectureTuring
Pipelines1408 - unified
Core Speed1530 - 1785 (Boost) MHz
Memory Speed14000 MHz
Memory Bus Width192 Bit
Memory TypeGDDR6
Max. Amount of Memory6144 MB
Shared Memoryno
DirectXDirectX 12_1, Shader 6.4
Transistor Count6600 Million
technology12 nm
Date of Announcement29.10.2019

Benchmarks

Performance Rating - 3DMark 11 + Fire Strike + Time Spy
50.8 pt (57%)
3DMark Vantage
3DM Vant. Perf. total +
3DM Vant. Perf. GPU no PhysX +
3DMark 06 3DMark 06 - Standard 1280x1024 +
SPECviewperf 12
specvp12 sw-03 +
specvp12 snx-02 +
specvp12 showcase-01 +
specvp12 mediacal-01 +
specvp12 maya-04 +
specvp12 energy-01 +
specvp12 creo-01 +
specvp12 catia-04 +
specvp12 3dsmax-05 +
SPECviewperf 13 specvp13 sw-04 +
specvp13 snx-03 +
specvp13 showcase-02 +
specvp13 medical-02 +
specvp13 maya-05 +
specvp13 energy-02 +
specvp13 creo-02 +
specvp13 catia-05 +
specvp13 3dsmax-06 +
- Range of benchmark values for this graphics card
- Average benchmark values for this graphics card
* Smaller numbers mean a higher performance

Game Benchmarks

The following benchmarks stem from our benchmarks of review laptops. The performance depends on the used graphics memory, clock rate, processor, system settings, drivers, and operating systems. So the results don't have to be representative for all laptops with this GPU. For detailed information on the benchmark results, click on the fps number.

Mafia Definitive Edition

Mafia Definitive Edition

2020
low 1280x720
142.2  fps    + Compare
med. 1920x1080
78.8  fps    + Compare
high 1920x1080
72.5  fps    + Compare
QHD 2560x1440
48.2  fps    + Compare
4K 3840x2160
24.5  fps    + Compare
» With all tested laptops playable in detail settings high.
Serious Sam 4

Serious Sam 4

2020
low 1280x720
144.1  fps    + Compare
med. 1920x1080
88.1  fps    + Compare
high 1920x1080
71.3  fps    + Compare
ultra 1920x1080
53.6  fps    + Compare
QHD 2560x1440
41.9  fps    + Compare
4K 3840x2160
25.6  fps    + Compare
» With all tested laptops playable in detail settings ultra.
Flight Simulator 2020

Flight Simulator 2020

2020
low 1280x720
85.5  fps    + Compare
med. 1920x1080
55.1  fps    + Compare
high 1920x1080
40.2  fps    + Compare
ultra 1920x1080
27.3  fps    + Compare
QHD 2560x1440
19.7  fps    + Compare
4K 3840x2160
11.9  fps    + Compare
» With all tested laptops playable in detail settings high.
Horizon Zero Dawn

Horizon Zero Dawn

2020
low 1280x720
138  fps    + Compare
med. 1920x1080
88  fps    + Compare
high 1920x1080
73  fps    + Compare
ultra 1920x1080
57  fps    + Compare
QHD 2560x1440
44  fps    + Compare
4K 3840x2160
24  fps    + Compare
» With all tested laptops playable in detail settings ultra.
Death Stranding

Death Stranding

2020
low 1280x720
147  fps    + Compare
med. 1920x1080
93.8  fps    + Compare
high 1920x1080
86  fps    + Compare
ultra 1920x1080
84.3  fps    + Compare
QHD 2560x1440
58.5  fps    + Compare
4K 3840x2160
31.5  fps    + Compare
» With all tested laptops playable in detail settings ultra.
F1 2020

F1 2020

2020
low 1280x720
298  fps    + Compare
med. 1920x1080
171  fps    + Compare
high 1920x1080
137  fps    + Compare
ultra 1920x1080
94.3  fps    + Compare
QHD 2560x1440
69.3  fps    + Compare