gtx 1660

Forum discussion tagged with gtx 1660.
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    Question Should I upgrade my Corsair CX430 in respect to my GPU?

    Hello all, I'm currently running an EVGA GTX 650Ti with a Corsair CX430 PSU. I want to upgrade my GPU with a GTX 1660 by Palit. The company, Palit, recommends a system power of at least 450W. Is it, therefore, best to search for a different graphics card that will reach the specs of my current...
  2. Exia00

    Question Curious Question About The EVGA GeForce GTX 1660 XC Black GAMING

    Hi i am currently using a Asus ROG Strix RX 570 and was thinking of upgrading to the 1660 since i was thinking of going back with Nvidia that and also the fact that the RX 570 i have was the first time i had to replace the thermal paste after 6 months of using it and the 1660 i was thinking of...
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    Question Should I pair a gtx 1660 with fx 8300

    I was just wondering if I should pair a gtx 1660 with an fx8300 as I cannot change my cpu for awhile Also I have a 1050 ti currently but really I wanted the vr support. I was going to get a 1060 but 1660 is cheaper.
  4. Question GTX 1660, RTX 2060, or RTX 2060 SUPER

    im planning to make a completely new pc but im kinda stuck in a crossroads when it come to what gpu i should go with im doing single monitor 1080p gaming and i want to be able to run ultra I know I could get that with all 3 of theses cards but im also trying to factor in longevity so what better...
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    Question Can a cheap chinese 'Vention HDMI to VGA adapter' harm the graphic card?

    Hello I know this question is a bit silly, but it got me worried: A while back, I bought a Vention HDMI to VGA adapter on Aliexpress for 2.44$ (https://www.aliexpress.com/item/32792577173.html?spm=a2g0s.9042311.0.0.27424c4dOtgtew ) And today I got a new pc with a GTX 1660 6gb Zotac graphic card...
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    Question is GTX1660 compatible with old MB with legacy BIOS

    I have old but still power full pc with following configuration: MB: Asus Rampage II Gene CPU: Intel Core i7 920 RAM: Corsair XMS DDRIII 1600 3x4GB VGA: Sapphire Radeon HD 5870 1GB HDD: RAID0 3x1TB Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 Power: 780W Real Case: Full ATX Gaming (that new GPU fits easily. I...
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    [SOLVED] Need upgrade advice for a GTX 1660 based PC build

    My current PC specs, CPU - Intel i7 2600k Motherboard - Intel DH67BL RAM - 8GB - Hyper X Fury GPU - AMD Radeon HD 7850 I bought GTX 1660 but unfortunately my 2nd gen Intel Processor and motherboard is too old to support without BIOS update even though the board has all the facilities for the...
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    Question Is Rx580 really far power hungry than gtx1660?

    Good night all. I was thinking about buying a rx580 for his cxb, but I know this gpu must need a 600W psu to run safe. I was looking at gtx1660 too, it can't be Soo cxb than 580, but it has more power efficiency, needs a 450W psu. My question is: there gonna be much difference on electricity...
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    Question RX580 8GB -vs- GTX1660 6GB? Please help me pick!

    PURPOSE: I'm building a video-editng computer to make 1080p to 4K videos for 10-15 minutes in length. No intention of gaming. My Options: Sapphire Pulse Radeon RX 580 8GB GDDR5 256-bit: $240 USD Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1660 OC 6GB GDDR5 192-bit: $270 USD My Queries: Which one is better suited...
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    [SOLVED] What would be a good update for my current system 1660ti or 1660?

    So around 2015, this community helped me build my first gaming pc and now it needs upgrading. Hoping for some advice. So, the current specs are as follow:- Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-4460 CPU @ 3.20GHz (4 CPUs), ~3.2GHz Memory: 8192MB RAM NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960 2GB 1 TB HDD 500 W...
  11. rocknriter

    [SOLVED] 8gb 256bit RX580 -vs- 6gb GTX1660

    I am building a photo editing and graphics painting system and requesting your input on two budget cards. I can’t understand why the 6gb 192-bit is more expensive than the 8gb 256-bit card. I assume the higher the memory, etc. the better the card. But that must not be the case. Please tell me...
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    Build Advice 1660 build.

    Okay, so I was messing around with PCpartpicker and I tried to make a build with a 6GB 1660 graphics card without changing the CPU, Motherboard and Case of my other build. The odd thing was that the build came out being cheaper than my RX 580 build, and from what I know, without impacting the...
  13. ObnoxiousWalrus

    Question GTX 1660 or GTX 1660 Ti?

    Hey there. I'd like to move on from a non-Ti GTX 1050 to either a GTX 1660 or 1660 Ti. However, i'm not sure which one to pick. I'm on a tight budget, so every dollar matters. I'm using a 60 Hz monitor and don't intend on changing it anytime soon. I've seen everywhere that the 1660 6GB would...
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    Question Almost completely new pc but frames got way worse.

    I put together almost a completely new pc build and everything is fine and correct except that my frames are so low in games. In CSGO, where i used to get 120 frames, i now get 20. I have a GTX 1660. I used DDU to uninstall old drivers as i went from an AMD card to a NVIDIA card. I can now not...
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    [SOLVED] New computer - black screen

    Components: CPU: Ryzen 3600 Motherboard: Asus prime b450-plus GPU: Geforce GTX 1660 TUF gaming 6gb oc PSU: Corsair RM650 Chassi: Fractal design define c Hi, I just built my first computer and unfortunately it doesn't work. Everything starts, fans, mobo, cpu fan. I first put the cable on the...
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    Question mobo shows vga error led when i connect any gpu to pcie slot 2

    the system wont boot and ez debug led shows vga error when i try to boot when gpu installed on pcie slot 2 doesnt matter gpu on slot one is populated or not cpu ryzen 3700x gpu gtx 1660 ram 16 gb@3600mhz mobo msi x570 gaming plus
  17. darko.skulic

    Question gtx 1660 or rx 580 8gb

    Hi guys how r u? I have bought an i3 8100 two months ago and i paired it with a b360m h motherboard and hyperX 3200mhz 8gb ram(yes i know the mobo only supports up to 2666 but the difference between the 2666mhz and the 3200mhz stick was 5 dollars so i said why not) Also i have a cooler master...
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    Question Upgrading..

    So lately I was thinking about upgrading to an RX 590 or a GTX 1660 from my RX 570. (It's an ITX version with cut down Memory Clock, 1500 MHZ/6000 MHZ Effective.) But is it worth upgrading to an RX 590 or a GTX 1660? (Maybe Ti version If I can find a cheap one for like 250$.) Or should I wait a...
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    Question LCD display type issue MStar Demo

    hello guys i got a Onida 21.5 inch LCD tv which i use as my monitor but the problem is my pc with msi Nvidia gtx 1660 detects the Display as MStar Demo and the image/video displayed is very very bad ,i mean whatever resolution i change to the display still remains the same ,the fonts are looking...
  20. MZGamer1

    Question My gtx 1660 xc ultra gaming is showing lower fps at very high settings than benchmarks

    I am getting 53.34 avg fps on very high settings with evga gtx 1660 xc ultra gaming as compared to 65 fps avg. Can anyone help me why i am getting such low fps on this game. Following is the benchmark i ran in game. My specs, i5 8400 ram: 16gb corsair vengeance gpu: gtx 1660 xc ultra gaming EVGA