1660 super

Forum discussion tagged with 1660 super.
  1. fabimetal

    Question Second GPU not turning on after Windows update (22H2)

    Hi, I wish you can help me with this weird issue. I just downloaded the new Windows 11 Pro version 22H2, installed it and after the pc restarted I noticed my second gpu was not turned on, so I decided to turn off the pc and when I turned it on, the secondary gpu fans didn't start spinning...
  2. Bag_of_Sad_Potatoes

    Question undervolting with msi afterburner made my 1660s to run at max speed even at idle

    i recently switched from amd to nvidia card so im a total noob when it comes to msi afterburner and nvidia coz i got used to amd's adrenaline software and amd wattman settings. i know people have asked this before and some got solved but the solution doesnt seem to match what my problem is, and...
  3. A

    Question gtx 1660 with one fan or two fans ?

    i was wondering if the two fans version of the card GTX 1660 super deserve the 50 $ difference compared to the one fan version the one fan version is MSI GeForce GTX VD7112 1660 SUPER so this specific version is a good option ? or the two fans version deserve the 50$
  4. PythagorasInHiding

    [SOLVED] Optimal CPU / Motherboard for 1660 Super OC?

    APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE: March 16th, 2022 | USD $329 before taxes | BUDGET RANGE: $850 USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT: Rocket League | Video Editing | Digital Audio Workstation CURRENT GPU AND POWER SUPPLY: Geforce MX 150 (included in Huawei Matebook X Pro) OTHER RELEVANT SYSTEM SPECS...
  5. Baraa_Al Turk

    [SOLVED] Cable Connection Opinion

    Hello guys. hear me out, I know this can get a little bit confusing but I'm trying the best solution in here. so I have a 1660 super that has 3 ports: DP, HDMI, and DVI. My Dvi and HDMI are not working for unknown reasons and what I want to do is, I'm trying to connect 2 monitors on the DP port...
  6. P

    Question My PC won't display 2 monitors at the same time, please help

    So, about a month ago i was having some problems with my pc such as not turning on, I changed my motherboard and my power suply, before all of this happened, I used to use a dual monitor setup, one hdmi cable going into the gpu and another hdmi with a dvi-d adapter also to the same gpu, when my...
  7. Baraa_Al Turk

    [SOLVED] 8 pin splitter needed?

    Hello, I have a 1660 super and it came with an 8 pin cable that splits into two cables 6 pins each. what I did is used my PSU 8 pin directly without the need to use any splitters. now I'm wondering is this wrong? or is my GPU able to use full performance? This is the 8 pin splitter that came in...
  8. E

    [SOLVED] Gigabyte 1660 super - What is this noise?

    I recently got a Gigabyte 1660 super oc dual fan and I am having this very strange noise happening I cant figure out what it is. The card's fan's rarely even kick on because the temps stay low but every so often they will kick on briefly for just a second. When this happens there is this...
  9. Z

    [SOLVED] MSI Afterburner fan curve not working? Also GPU heat problems

    My 1660 Super gets to 80+ Celcius, which i dont really understand why, I have 2 fans pulling air from directly under the GPU and the GPU is pulling the air straight from the fan, so youd think itd be chilly but its not. I have my fan curve set to straight 70 fan speed, but when my GPU hits 80...
  10. S

    [SOLVED] i7- 6700 & rx 480 upgrade to 1660 or 1660 super?

    I have a old system that still runs games pretty good but I want to upgrade my gpu with out upgrading my cpu. Should i choose the gtx 1660 or 1660 super? Will I run into any bottlenecking with the super? specs: i7- 6700(non k) Sapphire rx 480 16 gb ram 550w psu 1 tb ssd 4 to hdd
  11. F

    Question Looking to upgrade from a gigabyte 1050ti to a 1660s mainly for gaming and maybe some rendering in the future

    Alright, so I was looking at GTX 1660s-s to upgrade from my 1050ti. I found this one (It's cheap and that's what I'm looking for in the current market) (https://www.jarcomputers.com/PNY-NVIDIA-GeForce-GTX-1660-SUPER-TWIN-FAN_prod_VCRPNYVCG16606SDFPPB.html#techs) which is a PNY GeForce GTX 1660...
  12. P

    Question Can I upgrade my power supply on a Dell G5? Should I?

    Hello, I recently ordered a customized g5 from dell with the intel i5 10th gen and GTX 1660 super. I only bought 8 gb of ram aswell, thinking I could double later. Its just been shipping and I realized I only bought a 360w PSU. After googling, my machine should have a 450w PSU. I plan to buy one...
  13. L

    Question Stuttering

    Hello since a few days I'm experiencing some stuttering for example when I watch Netflix and have a Chrome window on top of it do you know if it is just a driver issue because it got better when I changed the driver and do you know how to fix it
  14. alif.ashf

    [SOLVED] First build! Could I get some feedback?

    Hi guys, This is my first build to be used as a VFX workstation (for learning) lighting and rendering. I'd like to make sure these parts are the best at this price range & all are compatible before I purchase. https://in.pcpartpicker.com/list/q9qmj2
  15. Jashaun

    Question Are these GPUs fake? (1080TI and 1660 Super)

    Hi all! I was browsing through ebay an I came across a very cheap 1080TI and 1660 Super GPUs. The prices are ridiculously low. I was wondering if these are real or fake? Also what makes them fake? Thanks in advance. Links 1080TI-...
  16. Moth254KF

    [SOLVED] A 1660 Super can fit in a B85M-DS3H-A?

    Hi, this is a odd question to ask, because the motherboard has PCIE 3.0, but... A graphics card will fit and conected correctly in this motherboard? Because the place where is the ram is so close to the PICE so I don't know for sue it will fit correclty (asking because I am upgrading my old pc)
  17. K

    [SOLVED] Asus ROG STRIX 1660 Super: fan behaviour?

    Hello, does anyone know how the fans behave in this card and separately when using the performance or silent bios? Temperature at which the fans start rotating RPM at the starting temperature Max RPM Any info is welcome.
  18. Meshkius3000

    [SOLVED] Help to decide between 2 setups.

    Hello everyone, i know we are all facing problems with shortage of pc parts, especially GPUs. I wanted to build something in between 500-700eur, but right now this is impossible. Yes, i tried looking on ebay (please keep in mind i'm from EU), but the prices even for second hand GPU's are so...
  19. JojoErik

    [SOLVED] I want to update my GPU and Rams

    Can i update my Gpu to MSI GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER VENTUS XS OC ?? my spec: CPU: Intel Core i5 8400 @ 2.80GHz RAM: 8GB 1197MhZ MOTHERBOARD: ASRock H310M-DGS GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti (Palit) STORAGE: Toshiba hard...
  20. D

    [SOLVED] Is a barely used Gigabyte 1660 Super Gaming OC worth 240 euros?

    Is a barely used Gigabyte 1660 Super Gaming OC worth 240 euros?
  21. D

    [SOLVED] Will the 1660 super fit in my case/mobo?

    So I will be getting a Gigabyte gtx 1660 super gaming oc and I was wondering if it will fit fine on my mobo which is the gigabyte b450m s2h. Also my case was from a prebuilt pc so its a basic case one and i am not sure about it. Can someone help me?
  22. D

    Question Gigabyte 1660 Super Gaming OC Size?

    So I will be getting a Gigabyte gtx 1660 super gaming oc and I was wondering if it will fit fine on my mobo which is the gigabyte b450 s2h. Also my case was from a prebuilt pc so its a basic info quest one and i am not sure about it. Can someone help me?
  23. Noob-Geek

    [SOLVED] 1660 super puts 30 fps

    Hi, I have been having an issue with my new GPU 1660 Super by msi. The build is: i5 9400f CPU Asrock Phantom Gaming 4 MB 2x 8gb RAM - note that I'm using 2 different branded RAM using dual channel 1660 super MSI GPU 128gb NVME SSD 1tb HDD The issue:- After playing for about 30 mins to 1hr the...
  24. P

    [SOLVED] Upgrading my PC

    Hi, I currently started building a PC about 4 years ago with the intention to upgrade (a lot sooner than I am doing) Now i'm looking to upgrade just wanted a bit of advice. My knowledge isn't great but I managed to put it together myself Current spec: CPU: I5-6600K Cooler: Cooler Master hyper...
  25. H

    [SOLVED] 8 years old NZXT HALE82 80+ Bronze 650W for 1660 Super

    Hi guys, My current system is: Core i5 7600 2x8GB DDR4 RAM and a very old 8 yo NZXT HALE82 80+ Bronze 650W Planning to pick GTX 1660 Super Nvidia say 1660 Super will only need 450W We know that my PSU specification is more than enough But what do you guys think about its age? Should I buy a...
  26. joeyfinkel

    Question My pc won’t boot after build

    I just built my pc and have no luck getting it to boot (nothing being displayed to monitor). Specs: asus rog strix b450-f mobo 1660 super ryzen 5 3600 (amd sent me the bootkit), Corsair vengeance 16gb ram (3600) 500gb crucial ssd 1 tb segage hdd I’ve tried replacing the mobo and gpu, tried...
  27. HarryGRGamer

    [SOLVED] Should I upgrade my CPU or GPU (I7-3770-GTX 970)

    Hey there! I'll try to keep this question short, I'm planning to upgrade my PC however I'm conflicted into two paths, and I don't know which to choose I've got an old case with usb 2.0 ports which I kind off want to replace at some point The game I'm looking forward to play is Cyberpunk 2077...
  28. S

    Question Whats the better one?

    Palit 1660 Super StormX OC (Singlefan) or Inno3d 1660Ti Compact (Singlefan)
  29. F

    [SOLVED] First build - not sure about compatibility - is no aftermarket cooler okay?

    Hi, I am building my first PC for uni and this is what I have come up with. I am pretty sure it's all compatible, but I would really appreciate it if someone could double check this for me as I don't trust myself or pcpartpicker! Aside from that I have a couple questions: Is the PSU good...
  30. R

    [SOLVED] Should I wait for 30 series or just buy a 1660 super?

    I've been saving to buy a 1660 super and I finally can, but as the title says, should I wait a bit to see if a 30 series card in the same price range drops or just go on and buy the 1660 super?
  31. finnriggy

    [SOLVED] Will I be able to stream with this build?

    So I’ve wanted to get into streaming and I have watched a few videos on how to setup a stream. I’m just not sure if I’m doing everything correctly and if I’m either pushing my pc too far or not using it to it’s full potential. My pc specs; Asus ROG b450-f Ryzen 5 3600, GTX 1660 super, 16GB...
  32. Z

    [SOLVED] GTX 1660 SUPER vs RTX 2060?

    Hi I'm on a choice of supposedly getting the 1660S (Asus Rog Strix or MSI gaming x) for the value of 280-290$ On the other hand, an RTX 2060 offer popped off to me (MSI RTX 2060 Ventus) for the price of 350$.. Yes. Now I don't trust the "ventus" model name from MSI, but I know it's the...
  33. iFoosh

    [SOLVED] Is this normal? New GPU - 1660 Super

    Hello everyone! A friend of mine directed me to this forum after a numerous amount of questions I directed at him. I've just bought myself a new system with the following specs: MOBO: Gigabyte B550M DS3H CPU: AMD Ryzen 3 3300X RAM: T-Force 32GB (4x 8gb) 3200mhz DDR4 CL16 GPU: ASUS GeForce GTX...
  34. J

    [SOLVED] "Perfcap Reason" Pwr on Idle ?

    I'm seeing green bars [perf cap reason pwr] on gpu z on idle, i never seen such behavior in any GPU before ? On load is fine. My GPU is 1660 super Zotac Amp. This is a brand new GPU, i mounted it vertically with phanteks vertical gpu mount. Please tell me if some thing is wrong ?
  35. rounakr94

    [SOLVED] What is this strange thing happening with my gpu?

    My gpu fins are turning blue and going whitish, if I wipe them with a cotton q tip it goes back to shiny again. What is this thing? And is this normal? The gpu ws bought in June 2020. Its a Zotac 1660s, some say that its not corrosion
  36. M

    Question Monitor flickering with new 1660 Super DP port

    I just upgraded to a 1660 Super from my 970. Whenever I use the DisplayPort with my primary monitor, I get sporadic flickering across the bottom couple inches of the screen. The HDMI port works fine. I already sent the card back for a replacement as well as trying a new DisplayPort cable. I...
  37. Orbital Spider

    [SOLVED] Inno3D Product Registration

    I recently bought an Inno3D 1660 Super online. But when I went to the website to register it, there was no tab, no option to register. There was just what seemed to a complaint form. Does anyone know where I can register it?
  38. 3bec

    [SOLVED] SilentiumPc 550W Elementum E2 550W

    Hello. Is this PSU: SilentiumPc Elementum E2 550W good? I mean if the quality is good and if it will work great with this components: Gigabyte 1660 Super Triple Fan, Ryzen 5 2600, HyperX 3200mhz 8gb Kit, MSI B450M-A PRO MAX
  39. rounakr94

    Question GPU heatsink turning bluish from heat (maybe)

    My brand new gpu heatsink is turning bluish like the metals when they are heated and they turn a rainbow colour. Is this normal by any chance? Temps look okay to me while gaming.
  40. Buildozer

    [SOLVED] Reduce 1660 super fan noise

    Hi, So i own a MSI Ventus 1660 super and notice fans get quite loud. Using the auto fan setting on afterburner and at 70 degrees the fan is at 70% fan speed, which is honestly very loud. Is it possible reduce noise but without drastically increasing temps