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Nvidia GeForce GTX 660 WindForce 2X OC Edition

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How well can the GeForce GTX 660 WindForce 2X OC Edition run games
2 Aug 2020 - Graphics card reviewed

Getting one of these GeForce GTX 660 WindForce 2X 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 WindForce 2X OC Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 660 WindForce 2X OC Edition in your PC? Its upgrade time for the GeForce GTX 660 WindForce 2X OC Edition, assuming you are a modern day gamer.

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the GeForce GTX 660 WindForce 2X OC Edition? Upgrading this graphics card would have us consider the 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Super 6GB which is 171% more powerful. This upgrade choice can also run 853 games from the most demanding games today. Alternatively a good upgrade choice for this graphics card today would be the R-500 Series Radeon RX 580 8GB. For comparison of the 1000 most demanding games around today this suggested upgrade is 121% better and can meet 790 of their recommended requirements.
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The GeForce GTX 660 WindForce 2X OC Edition is released on 01 Sep 2012

GeForce GTX 660 WindForce 2X OC Edition Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

Nvidia PC game performance check GeForce GTX 660 WindForce 2X OC Edition
GPU
Architecture
Kepler GK106-400-A1
Process
28nm
TMUs
80
Texture Rate
88 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
1033 MHz
Boost Clock
1098 MHz
Power
Max Power
None
PSU
450 Watt
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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9.1
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3.5
GeForce GTX 660 WindForce 2X OC Edition Game Requirement Analysis

GeForce GTX 660 WindForce 2X OC Edition is a special edition of GeForce GTX 660.
The new features include the WINDFORCE™ 2X 100mm Fansink equipped with "Triangle Cool" Technology which, according to Gigabyte, enhances the efficiency of heat dissipation dramatically by minimizing the flow of turbulence between fans.
In terms of overclocking, the base-clock was increased from 980MHz to 1033MHz and the boost clock can now reach 1098MHz, instead of 1033MHz. The memory clock was left untouched.
The overclocking is significant and the performance boost is around 6% when compared to the reference GeForce GTX 660.


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GeForce GTX 660 WindForce 2X OC Edition vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
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Graphics Card
118%
RAM
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GeForce GTX 660 WindForce 2X OC Edition Extras
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