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Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB

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How well can the GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB run games
14 Oct 2020 - Graphics card reviewed

One of the most powerful pieces of hardware available today, the GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB runs today’s game system requirements comfortably. This card meets game requirements up to DirectX 12.

Here is a quick game performance synopsis for the AAA games played in 2020. In particular we focus on how well the GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB runs at Ultra graphics settings and what frames per second it is getting at 1080p, 1440p and 4K monitor resolutions. When considering how well this graphics card can run the 1000 most demanding games available today it can best 777 of the games’ recommended graphics requirements.

First we looked at 1080p resolution for the GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB performance to explore what sort of benchmarks it would achieve on the popular title Microsoft Flight Simulator and saw it deliver good frames per second across the following graphics settings - Low: 164 FPS, Medium: 129 FPS, High: 87 FPS and Ultra: 62 FPS. We proceeded to look at Baldurs Gate 3 to see how that compared and saw that it returned a reasonable 55 FPS at Ultra 1080p.

One of the growing popular screen resolutions for PC gaming is the wider 1440p. So we wanted to see how well the GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB performed at 1440p by taking a look at some of the current popular games. First we looked at Microsoft Flight Simulator and saw it deliver reasonable frames per second across the following graphics settings - Low: 125 FPS, Medium: 98 FPS, High: 66 FPS and Ultra: 47 FPS. We then checked the performance on Baldurs Gate 3 to see if that runs well. It was playable with a 42 FPS at Ultra 1440p. 1440p gaming on the GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB is certainly a good graphics cards for this increased screen resolutions. It can confidentantly get High or Ultra graphics settings across almost all current games at 1440p.

How many years will the GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB in your PC? No graphics card upgrade required for 2 to 3 years of meeting top end game system requirements

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB? If you want an upgrade suggestion for the GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB then a good choice would be 20 Series GeForce RTX 2060 4GB GDDR5 as this is better than 836 of the top 1000 most demanding game requirements with 21% better performance as well. Alternatively if you are thinking of upgrading this graphics card then we would currently suggest the R-500 Series Radeon RX Vega 56 8GB. This PC hardware upgrade performs 22% better and can run 927 of today’s 1000 most demanding PC games.
FPS System Benchmark
76 FPS
High
The GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB is released on 14 Mar 2019

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 22.7 FPS on Microsoft Flight Simulator

Microsoft Flight Simulator

22.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 36.7 FPS on Red Dead Redemption 2

Red Dead Redemption 2

36.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 37.9 FPS on Control

Control

37.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 38.3 FPS on Metro: Exodus

Metro: Exodus

38.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 42.6 FPS on Marvel's Avengers

Marvel's Avengers

42.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 44.8 FPS on Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3

44.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 44.8 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

44.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 49.2 FPS on Horizon: Zero Dawn

Horizon: Zero Dawn

49.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 52.4 FPS on Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

52.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 52.5 FPS on Total War: Three Kingdoms

Total War: Three Kingdoms

52.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 53.4 FPS on Total War: Warhammer 2

Total War: Warhammer 2

53.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 59 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

59 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 60.1 FPS on Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4

60.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 60.1 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

60.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 61.2 FPS on Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V

61.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 64.5 FPS on Middle-earth: Shadow of War

Middle-earth: Shadow of War

64.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 66.3 FPS on Death Stranding

Death Stranding

66.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 68.3 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

68.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 69.9 FPS on Gears Tactics

Gears Tactics

69.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 73.6 FPS on Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord

Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord

73.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 74.3 FPS on Hitman 2 (2018)

Hitman 2 (2018)

74.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 75.4 FPS on Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry: New Dawn

75.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 78 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

78 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 78.3 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

78.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 78.7 FPS on Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

78.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 98.8 FPS on Doom Eternal

Doom Eternal

98.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 112.6 FPS on Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

112.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 21.1 FPS on Microsoft Flight Simulator

Microsoft Flight Simulator

21.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 23.5 FPS on Control

Control

23.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 28.4 FPS on Red Dead Redemption 2

Red Dead Redemption 2

28.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 28.5 FPS on Marvel's Avengers

Marvel's Avengers

28.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 31.1 FPS on Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3

31.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 33.2 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

33.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 35.5 FPS on Metro: Exodus

Metro: Exodus

35.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 35.5 FPS on Total War: Three Kingdoms

Total War: Three Kingdoms

35.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 36.3 FPS on Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

36.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 37.2 FPS on Horizon: Zero Dawn

Horizon: Zero Dawn

37.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 38.5 FPS on Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord

Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord

38.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 40.5 FPS on The Division 2

The Division 2

40.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 40.9 FPS on Assassins Creed: Odyssey

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

40.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 41.6 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

41.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 42.6 FPS on Hitman 2 (2018)

Hitman 2 (2018)

42.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 48.3 FPS on Death Stranding

Death Stranding

48.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 51.6 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

51.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 52.1 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

52.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 56.1 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

56.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 60 FPS on Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V

60 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 61 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

61 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 63.5 FPS on Gears Tactics

Gears Tactics

63.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 72.8 FPS on Doom Eternal

Doom Eternal

72.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 74.1 FPS on Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

74.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 76.7 FPS on Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1

76.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 11.3 FPS on Control

Control

11.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 13.8 FPS on Total War: Three Kingdoms

Total War: Three Kingdoms

13.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 14.6 FPS on Marvel's Avengers

Marvel's Avengers

14.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 16.4 FPS on Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3

16.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 17.6 FPS on Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord

Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord

17.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 20.2 FPS on Red Dead Redemption 2

Red Dead Redemption 2

20.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 20.8 FPS on Horizon: Zero Dawn

Horizon: Zero Dawn

20.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 20.8 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

20.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 23.2 FPS on Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4

23.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 24.2 FPS on Death Stranding

Death Stranding

24.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 25.1 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

25.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 26 FPS on Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

26 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 28.4 FPS on Hitman 2 (2018)

Hitman 2 (2018)

28.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 28.4 FPS on Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry: New Dawn

28.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 31.3 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

31.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 41.3 FPS on Gears Tactics

Gears Tactics

41.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB gets 42.1 FPS on Doom Eternal

Doom Eternal

42.1 FPS
Nvidia PC game performance check GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB
GPU
Architecture
Turing TU116
Process
12nm
TMUs
88
Texture Rate
165 GTexel/s
ROPs
48
Pixel Rate
90 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units (Cuda Cores)
1408
Ray Tracing Cores
Tensor Cores
0
Driver Support
-
Release Price
$239.00
Compatibility
Direct X
DX 12.1
Shader
6.2
Open GL
4.6
Resolution (WxH)
7680x4320
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
6144 MB
Memory Speed
2001 MHz
Memory Bus
192 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
192.1GB/sec
L2 Cache
0KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
1
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
1
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1530 MHz
Boost Clock
1875 MHz
Power
Max Power
120 Watts
PSU
450 Watt & 27 Amps
Power Connector
1x 8-pin
Recommended Hardware
Best RAM Match
12 GB
Best Resolution
1920 x 1080
GPU Upgrade
Resolution Performance
1366x768 1600x900 1920x1080 2560x1440 3840x2160
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10
10
8.1
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GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB Game Requirement Analysis

Overview


The GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB is an entry to mid-level Nvidia graphics card which launched on March 14th, 2019. The GeForce GTX 1660 is designed to compete against AMD's more affordable gaming cards such as the RX 570 and the RX 580, and replaces the outgoing GTX 1060. The GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB is a dual-slot graphics card with triple fan cooling, reinforced backplate, and RGB logo. This graphics card has above average overclocking potential.


Architecture


The Turing GPU architecture aims for 30-50% as much performance as the previous-gen Pascal Architecture.


GPU


It equips a GPU codenamed Turing TU116, more specifically the TU166-300-A1, which has 22 SM activated and thus 1408 Shader Processing Units, 88 TMUs, and 48 ROPs. The central unit runs at 1530 MHz and goes up to 1875 MHz with the Boost Clock, an overclock of 5% compared to the reference model.


Memory


The GPU accesses a 6GB frame buffer of fast GDDR5 through a 192-bit memory interface, while the memory clock Operates at 2001MHz, or 8GHz effective.


Power Consumption


With a rated board TDP of 120W, this graphics card requires one 8-pin power connector.


Performance


The GeForce GTX 1660 will enable medium to high graphics performance on modern AAA 2018 released games. Although there will be variations on this frame rate we expect this card to deliver around 50+ FPS on High graphics settings at 1080p screen resolution.
Comparatively, this card will have slightly faster performance than the GTX 1060.


System Suggestions


The GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB is best suited for resolutions up to and including 2560x1440, so our recommendation would be to use 1920x1080 in order to get the most out of your settings. We recommend a high-end processor such as the i5-8500 and 12GB of RAM for optimal performance.


Source [Jon]
GeForce GTX 1660 Colorful iGame Advanced OC 6GB vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
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RAM
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Popular Game System Requirements
Game Min. Rec.
Cyberpunk 2077 30% 9%
Assassins Creed: Valhalla 47% 16%
Genshin Impact 74% 9%
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FIFA 21 66% 54%
Watch Dogs Legion 21% 12%
Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War 53% 7%
Marvel's Avengers 58% 13%
Mafia: Definitive Edition 60% 31%
Microsoft Flight Simulator 19% 19%
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