NVIDIA GeForce GTX 660 2GB GDDR5 PCIe

  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 660 2GB GDDR5 PCIe
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Based on 7 scores, 25 reviews available
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Pros:

  • Decent performance for the price, even at higher resolutions.
  • Introduces Kepler technologies to the mainstream market.

Cons:

  • Not decisively faster than similarly priced AMD cards in many tests.
  • Power usage higher than that of competitors.

Expert reviews and ratings

By TechSpot on -

When we first reviewed the GTX 670, we deemed it the best value high-end graphics card money could buy. Likewise, last month we found that the GTX 660 Ti exceeded the GTX 670's price-to-performance ratio, making it the biggest bang for your buck....

By hardCOREware on -

But if you do have a budget, it's not quite that easy. There are dozens of cards to choose from in every price range, and depending on your budget, the best card can change dramatically.What this article intends to do is figure out what is the best video...

By uk.hardware.info on -

Today Futuremark released a new version of its popular 3DMark benchmarking software, which has been part of the standard Hardware.Info tests since the first version appeared in 1999. Futuremark seems to be taking a cue from Apple with the name this...

By uk.hardware.info on -

When we review a new graphics card on Hardware.Info and list the benchmark results, the charts also include other cards from the current and previous generation to put things in perspective. We typically don't go back further in time to avoid clutter,...

By DigitalVersus on 80

This is a well-rounded graphics card with decent enough power use and gaming performances. However, make sure you pick up a modified model, as cards using the standard cooling system (seen in the Nvidia reference card) are way too...

By Techgage on -

NVIDIA is good at many different things, but where the company truly excels is in its ability to fill every conceivable void in the GPU market. Have $100? There's a card for you. Have $150? Ditto. Have $1,000? Can I have it?Just a month ago, NVIDIA...

By PC Mag on 70

If you've been waiting a couple of years to upgrade your $200 video card, the Nvidia GeForce GTX 660 is an attractive choice that nonetheless faces strong competition from similarly priced AMD...

By Hardware Canucks on -

With the Kepler architecture gradually cascading down into lower price points, it was only a matter of time until a new card was released to compete for the hearts and minds of budget-conscious buyers who still want adequate performance. The GTX 660...

By AnandTech on -

As our regular readers are well aware, NVIDIA’s 28nm supply constraints have proven to be a constant thorn in the side of the company. Since Q2 the message in financial statements has been clear: NVIDIA could be selling more GPUs if they had access...

By Expert Reviews on 100

Not any quicker than the mid-range competition from AMD, but smaller and less...

By PCPer on -

What can we say? The GK106-based GeForce GTX 660 2GB card from NVIDIA is another winning combination of performance, features and efficiency. Starting at $229, this new graphics card starts at the exact same MSRP as the GTX 460 1GB card did at its...

By uk.hardware.info on -

The GeForce GTX 660 appears to be a great card for gaming on Full HD resolution. Until recently you had to spend £239 to be able to do that, and now it's less than £200. We did notice that with the highest settings, the GTX 660 was at times a little...

By Neoseeker on -

NVIDIA's GeForce GTX 660 is a great option for those looking to upgrade from the previous generation GPUs at the more attractive price segment of $229, without sacrificing performance. The GTX 660 is based on the new Kepler GK106 GPU and retains all the...

By Bit-tech.net on 88

Slotting between AMD's 7800 cards, GTX 660 2GB fills a gap in that ever-important sub-£200 market. The HD 7850 2GB is 10-15 per cent slower but 10-15 per cent cheaper, while the HD 7870 2GB is, on average, seven per cent faster but ten per cent dearer...

By The Tech Report on -

So once again, it comes down to this. We bust out a scatter plot of price and performance, summing up all of that work in one or two images. Our overall performance numbers come from the geometric mean of the scores across five of the six games we...

By TweakTown on -

Overclocking potential at the moment on the upcoming GTX 660 is a little hit and miss. It's going to really come down to if we have the ability to adjust the core voltage which will help boost the overall numbers a bit more as we know that an...

By TweakTown on 92

NVIDIA's GEFORCE GTX 660 isn't the dominant force that we feel the other GTX 600 series based video cards have hit us at during launch. Performance overall is extremely strong, but when we refer to the "dominance" that we've seen from the other...

International Review By pcmagazine.ru on 100

Свою несколько превосходящую 200 долл. в отечественной рознице цену она полностью оправдывает отличными показателями производительности....

International Review By Hardware.Info on -

Wanneer we op Hardware.Info een nieuw type videokaart reviewen, vind je over het algemeen in de benchmarkgrafieken ook de resultaten van zoveel mogelijk andere kaarten uit de huidige generatie en de vorige generatie. Verder terug gaan we over het...

International Review By overclockers.ru on -

Вне всяких сомнений компания NVIDIA выпустила новый хит для среднего ценового диапазона. В проведенном тестировании видеокарта GeForce GTX 660 2048 Мбайт уверенно заняла третье место, отстав только от Radeon HD 7950 3072 Мбайт и GeForce GTX 660 Ti 2048...