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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
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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 great upgrade graphics card would be a 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6GB, which has 184% better performance and can run 900 of the top 1000 demanding game requirements today. Alternatively upgrading this graphics card would have us consider the RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5500 4GB which is 109% more powerful. This upgrade choice can also run 684 games from the most demanding games today.
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The GeForce GTX 660 Golden Sample Edition is released on 01 Oct 2012

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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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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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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
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how well will this card suit my rig??

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2018
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pretty good combo :)

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Hi, will the Intel Pentium G3258 at 3,2GHZ bottleneck this card? I mean Gainward GTX660 (No golden sample just a basic 660) - Thank you. ;)

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no it shouldnt unless somethings cpu bound alot

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q8400 will bottleneck this like a little bitch wont it?

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no it wont

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Wooo this is awesome GPU!
I get 50+ FPS on 1080p

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Why it is now 9?! A few hours ago it was10!! :/

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as better hardware comes out numbers go down for older cards same thing happened to my gtx 660

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why does it say "The overclocking is significant" since its only 3%?

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