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Nvidia GeForce GTX 660 Golden Sample Edition

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How well can the GeForce GTX 660 Golden Sample Edition run games
28 Oct 2020 - Graphics card reviewed

Getting one of these GeForce GTX 660 Golden Sample Edition graphics cards allows the gamer to run indie system requirements and some less demanding AAA titles. In today’s PC hardware terms these are considered middle range for gaming performance. DirectX 11 gaming system requirements will be met by this gpu.

How many years will the GeForce GTX 660 Golden Sample Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 660 Golden Sample Edition in your PC? You should definitely consider replacing this GeForce GTX 660 Golden Sample Edition graphics card, if it is still in your gaming PC.

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the GeForce GTX 660 Golden Sample Edition? A good upgrade choice for this graphics card today would be the 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Super 6GB. For comparison of the 1000 most demanding games around today this suggested upgrade is 179% better and can meet 821 of their recommended requirements. Alternatively a good choice when looking to upgrade the GeForce GTX 660 Golden Sample Edition would be the R-500 Series Radeon RX 580 8GB which meets 752 of the 1000 top game’s recommended system requirements and has 128% better performance.
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The GeForce GTX 660 Golden Sample Edition is released on 01 Oct 2012

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Nvidia PC game performance check GeForce GTX 660 Golden Sample Edition
GPU
Architecture
Kepler GK106-400-A1
Process
28nm
TMUs
80
Texture Rate
86 GTexel/s
ROPs
24
Pixel Rate
26 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units (Cuda Cores)
960
Ray Tracing Cores
Tensor Cores
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Driver Support
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Compatibility
Direct X
DX 12.0
Shader
5.0
Open GL
4.5
Resolution (WxH)
4096x2160
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
2048 MB
Memory Speed
1527 MHz
Memory Bus
192 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
146.6GB/sec
L2 Cache
384KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
2
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1006 MHz
Boost Clock
1072 MHz
Power
Max Power
None
PSU
Power Connector
None
Recommended Hardware
Best CPU Match
Best RAM Match
8 GB
Best Resolution
1920 x 1080
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Resolution Performance
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GeForce GTX 660 Golden Sample Edition Game Requirement Analysis

GeForce GTX 660 Golden Sample Edition is a special edition of GeForce GTX 660.
The new features include overclocking whilst the base-clock was increased from 980MHz to 1046MHz and the boost clock can now reach 1072MHz, instead of 1006MHz. The operating memory clock was increased to 1527MHz, which doesn't necessarily boost its performance.
The overclocking is significant and the performance boost is around 3% when compared to the standard GeForce GTX 660.


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GeForce GTX 660 Golden Sample Edition vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
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