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Nvidia GeForce GTX 660 Direct CU II OC Edition

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How well can the GeForce GTX 660 Direct CU II OC Edition run games
2 May 2021 - Graphics card reviewed

Getting one of these GeForce GTX 660 Direct CU II OC 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. Capable of running games with up to a DirectX 11 requirement.

How many years will the GeForce GTX 660 Direct CU II OC Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 660 Direct CU II OC Edition in your PC? Its upgrade time for the GeForce GTX 660 Direct CU II OC Edition, assuming you are a modern day gamer.

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the GeForce GTX 660 Direct CU II OC Edition? A suitable upgrade choice for the GeForce GTX 660 Direct CU II OC Edition is the 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Super 6GB, which is 177% more powerful and can run 786 of the 1000 most demanding PC games beating their recommended requirements. Alternatively if you are thinking of upgrading this graphics card then we would currently suggest the R-500 Series Radeon RX 580 8GB. This PC hardware upgrade performs 126% better and can run 693 of today’s 1000 most demanding PC games.
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The GeForce GTX 660 Direct CU II OC Edition is released on 01 Sep 2012

GeForce GTX 660 Direct CU II OC Edition Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

Nvidia PC game performance check GeForce GTX 660 Direct CU II OC Edition
GPU
Architecture
Kepler GK106-400-A1
Process
28nm
TMUs
80
Texture Rate
87 GTexel/s
ROPs
24
Pixel Rate
26 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units (Cuda Cores)
960
Ray Tracing Cores
Tensor Cores
-
Driver Support
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Release Price
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
1502 MHz
Memory Bus
192 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
144.2GB/sec
L2 Cache
384KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
2
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1020 MHz
Boost Clock
1085 MHz
Power
Max Power
None
PSU
450 Watt & 24 Amps
Power Connector
None
Recommended Hardware
Best CPU Match
Best RAM Match
8 GB
Best Resolution
1920 x 1080
GPU Upgrade
Resolution Performance
1366x768 1600x900 1920x1080 2560x1440 3840x2160
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3.5
GeForce GTX 660 Direct CU II OC Edition Game Requirement Analysis

GeForce GTX 660 Direct CU II OC Edition is a special edition of GeForce GTX 660.
The new features include DirectCU II cooling solution which, according to Asus, is 20% more effective than the standard/reference cooler.
In terms of overclocking, the base-clock was increased from 980MHz to 1020MHz and the boost clock can now reach 1085MHz, instead of 1033MHz. The memory clock was left untouched.
Benchmarks indicate a 4% performance boost when compared to the reference card.


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GeForce GTX 660 Direct CU II OC Edition vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
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Graphics Card
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RAM
12GB
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Popular Game System Requirements
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Resident Evil 8 45% 188%
Metro Exodus Enhanced Edition 212% 262%
Grand Theft Auto VI 96% 212%
Mass Effect: Legendary Edition 18% 188%
Battlefield 6 30% 188%
Far Cry 6 96% 221%
Biomutant 30% 139%
Days Gone 71% 110%
Star Citizen 95% 95%
Hood: Outlaws and Legends 22% 122%
GeForce GTX 660 Direct CU II OC Edition Extras
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