gtx 1660

Forum discussion tagged with gtx 1660.
  1. S

    [SOLVED] Is 450w psu enough for i5 10400, gtx 1660, 16gb

    Recently i bought gigabyte gtx 1660 and before that, I was running pc without any GPU with 450w PSU. Full specs: i5 10400, gtx 1660 6gb, 16 gb corsair vengeance lpx ddr4, samsung evo 970 500gb, kingston ssd 120gb,seagate barracuda hdd 1tb, 4 120mm fans Psu details: coolermaster mwe 450w 80+ Is...
  2. M

    [SOLVED] GTX 1660 super and Ryzen 5 1600 bad performance.

    Hi guys, I have a GTX 1660 super and a Ryzen 5 1600. I know that the Ryzen 5 1600 is a bit outdated but I have been getting terrible performance on some games recently. For example rust is running at an average of around 55 fps dropping to 40fps in combat and high population areas on low...
  3. P

    [SOLVED] 4 RTX 3090 + 4 GTX 1660 using T-Rex miner and mining always crashes

    Hi all, my mining rig consists of: QWERTY B250 with 12 PCIe slots intel LGA1151 skylake RAM 8 gb SSD sata 512 gb 1x PSU 2000 watt 4x RTX 3090 4x GTX 1660 I use t-rex miner 0.24.2 and I can only utilize 53-60% pl of all GPUs. The cases are: when I increase pl to 70%, windows goes blue and...
  4. Dubkiss

    [SOLVED] Should i use V-Sync

    Hello Guys, I finally bought a better PC Specs: Motherboard : Gigabyte Technology Co. Ltd. H310M Procesor : Inter Core i5 9400F 2.90GHz [Boost : 4.1GHz] [LGA 1151 ] Graphics Card : Nvidia GTX 1660 OC 6GB RAM : 16 GB Dual-Channel DDR4 2666MHz Storage : 128 GB M.2 SSD Sandisk 1TB HDD Seagate [...
  5. NUGA

    [SOLVED] WiFi network adapter not working after switching GPUs ?

    Essentially the title. My previous GPU (GTX770) died, so I upgraded to a GTX 1660 Super. After installing it, I couldn't get my WiFi adapter to be recognized. What could be the issue ? Full PC Specs: -> GPU: GTX 1660 Super -> CPU: Intel i5- 4550 -> Motherboard: Asus B85 Vanguard -> WiFi...
  6. kako-21

    [SOLVED] hello i have gtx 1660S tuf gaming And during the games my temperature goes up to 80-85 degrees (maximum).

    Witcher 3 At Max my temperature was 88.Is it good or bad? pc-i5-10400F ram-8x2 2666mhz monitor samsung curved 27 inch gpu tuf gaming 1660 hdd 500
  7. Moth254KF

    [SOLVED] Wich one is better for a 4790, the Hyper 212 Evo or the Be quiet Pure Rock Slim?

    Hi, this is me :) Wich one is better for a heavy cpu usage (and integrated graphics)? both are in stock and at the same price (A bit of a limit budget) Btw, as a side note... I read theats over here that says the Thermal Take Lite 550w is terrible... Will cause me troubles for a gtx 1660?
  8. E

    [SOLVED] Upgrading XPS 8500 graphics card

    I've got an older Dell XPS 8500 with the specs below and need to upgrade my graphics card because it's really putting a hamper on the games I play (Sims 4, Castlevania 2, Life is Strange 2, etc.). I meet all the other Recommended specs on the Can You Run It site except for the video card. On...
  9. R

    [SOLVED] Will a gtx 1660 ventus fit?

    I have a question, i would like to buy a gtx 1660 ventus but i do not know if it will fit and work properly on my motherboard Ga-78lmt-s2p, please help
  10. M

    [SOLVED] Part Compatibility

    Ill make it quick and simple, will a GTX 1660 be compatible with the following parts. Mobo: MSI 970 Gaming CPU: FX-8750 GPU: GTX 660 Ti Ram: 2x4GB ddr3 1866 PSU: 700W 80+ Case space isn't a problem Thanks so much in advance for the time out of your day.
  11. B

    [SOLVED] Upgrading Nvidia to AMD

    So, I'm planning on upgrading my current gpu (gtx 1660) to a PowerColor rx 5700 xt. I got two questions: I read I have to uninstall the drivers of nvidia with DDU and then do the swap and so. Is this true? And the other is, is the rx 5700 xt stable now? It seems there's still trouble with it...
  12. V

    [SOLVED] GTX 1660 + GA-B85-HD3

    Hey everyone! Thanks for reading this. So im thinking about buying a new GPU, GTX 1660 S or Ti, but im not sure if my motherboard will be okay with it and i dont know if i need to update my BIOS. Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B85-HD3, BIOS 12.07.2013 I7 4770 3,4 Ghz P.s. English isn´t my native...
  13. K

    [SOLVED] GTX 1660 Super OC or RX 5600 XT or RTX 2060 for gaming?

    Hi! I'm going to build my first budget gamer pc and I want to keep it's cost low but I'm not sure about which video card should I choose that is future proof and worth the deal. What I'd like is a setup that could run games for the next 4-5 years at 1080p and at least Medium settings 40-60fps...
  14. V

    [SOLVED] GPU not being fully used in some games

    Hello. For a few weeks now, i've had this same problem with my laptop where i'm constantly getting low fps on low settings on non-demanding games such as fortnite and cs:go, while on demanding games games like rdr2 I get a good amount of frames on almost max settings. In fortnite lobby, I get...
  15. D

    [SOLVED] GPU at 80c while playing

    My gtx 1660 is hitting 80c while playing games (specifically modern warfare), and the fans have to increase speed to lower temps. I don't remember my GPU getting this hot until recently. Is this temp ok? If not what could I do to improve it? Thank you! I have the NZXT S340 case with 2 intake...
  16. aspamar965

    Question Installed Unholy Ryzen 3 3100 but no POST

    In October 2019, I bought Asrock A320M HDV R4.0(Ryzen 3000 Ready) motherboard and paired it with Athlon 200ge and added Crucial 8 GB DDR4 2400 MHz RAM and 1TB Hard Drive.For power I added 80+ 600 watts PSU(ZEB PGP 600W Premium Gaming Power Supply). I was using this system till now(11 months till...
  17. Pods

    [SOLVED] Should I buy a 1650 Super or 1660 or wait for new launches

    Hello, I am playing games on a PC a bought last year for $300 bucks AUD, it has a radeon 6850 1gb Vram and an i7 2600 with 12gb ddr3 ram. My main question was to buy a gtx 1650 super as it lies in the $300 AUD mark or buy a gtx 1660, including to just wait for newer gpus coming from Nvidia? I...
  18. J3SIUS

    [SOLVED] Low FPS on GTA 5 GTX 1660

    Hello, A couple days ago my GPU was underperforming a lot, which I've fixed now in most games. In GTA 5 i still get pretty low framerates for the hardware that i have. I run a mixture of high and normal settings and I'm getting 60-70 fps, which is not bad but it is low for my hardware. Any help...
  19. J3SIUS

    [SOLVED] GTX 1660 Underperforming

    Hello, I just bought a used 1660 and it seems to be underperforming a lot. I had a r9 280X and it performed better than this 1660, which shouldn't be the case. GTA Online ran at about 30-40 fps on max settings 1080p and i got a Heaven Benchmark score of 1663. These are with a overclock of...
  20. A

    [SOLVED] Cooler suggestion

    Can I Use 'Cooler Master MasterAir MA610P' for my (i5 9600k) first build ever... Below are the Specs - i5 9600k Msi GTX 1660 6GB GDDR5 OC Any 8GB x 2 DDR4 Memory Is 'Cooler Master MasterAir MA610P' a good choice . Don't have much choices in India right now and on top of that, this is my...
  21. A

    Question Newly bought GPU showing artifacts.

    So I recently bought a new Galax GTX 1660 6GB 1 Click OC GPU, it is totally new, no overclocking, the temperatures are totally stable, I used GPU-Z to check them and the temps are b/w 40-50 degree celcius. The booting is fine, Windows logo shows us totally fine but when the PC is booted up, the...
  22. hyrixx

    [SOLVED] Can a gpu develop coil whine after a while of using

    Hello guys my gtx 1660 gaming x developed coil whine after 10 months which is weird so can that be possible? is it like the other coil whines that come on the beginning ? or its different? I already tried it on another system and it was there soo it's 100% from the gpu !
  23. [SOLVED] Would a 350W PSU be enough for my build?

    So, I am building a pc with the following specs: Amd ryzen 5 3600 8gb ram ddr4 2666HZ 1tb HDD 7200RPM GTX 1660 And I wanted to know if my old psu would be enough for all of this, else I would have to downgrade to an I5-9400f and buy a new PSU with the difference
  24. mitsstag

    [SOLVED] gtx 1660 temprature 80 C

    My gigabyte gtx 1660 graphics card reach 80 C while playing overwatch and listening to music.Is it okk?? also one of the card's fans do a strange noise when it's heat is over 70 , should i worry about that ???
  25. JGiovannySN

    Question I Cant Install Windows 10 in Motherboard Gigabyte

    Hi, I just put together a pc with the following features 1.- Motherboard Gigabyte B365M DS3H 2.- Graphic Card Gigabyte GForce GTX 1660 3.- Intel Core i7 9th GEN 9700F Discrete Graphic Required 4.- Ram 16GB XPG PC4-21300 2666MHZ But when finish install windows 10 and finish setup, after 2...
  26. D

    [SOLVED] what is the issue please help!!

    i have dell xps 8300, and i recently started upgrading the hardware. i did the ram no problem 8-16gbs got a msi gaming geforce gtx 1660 192-bit hdmi/dp 6 gb gdrr5 (gtx 1660 ventus xs 6g oc) and when i went to install the gpu, everything went fine till i turned on my computer. loaded to the...
  27. B

    [SOLVED] Buy Ryzen 5 2600 or Ryzen 5 3600??

    Hello guys I want to build a pc at around 700 euros budget. I know that there is already a thread about 2600 vs 3600 but it is 1 year old and thing should have changed i guess. The parts i am about to buy are the following: Motherboard: GPU: GTX 1660 6GB RAM: G.Skill Aegis 16gb ddr4 3000 mhz...
  28. Hshizzy30

    Question Is it necessary for me to get 144hz or will 75hz suffice?

    I just bought a gaming pc which has the GTX 1660 GPU and I was wondering what type of monitor would I need. I'm a little tight on budget and would prefer something under £150 however I have found the HP 25mX at £199 which has 144hz and was wondering whether I need to cough up a little more cash...
  29. mast3rgabe

    [SOLVED] Which GPU should I pair with my FX-8350?

    I currently have an FX-8350 and it's being severely bottlenecked by an AMD Radeon HD 6970 with 2GB GDDR5 VRAM. I'm looking to get a new GPU, and I'm trying to decide between a GTX 1650 Super(NOT the non-super), a Pre owned GTX 1060 6GB (NOT 3GB), or a GTX 1660 (NOT the Ti or the Super). I'm...
  30. D

    [SOLVED] New GTX 1660 giving low, jumping, frame rates

    My newly installed GTX 1660 card is giving very low frame rates on running games. Jumping between 35-20-15-25-30 and so on, causing a really jerky inconsistent game play. The games I have tried are Final Fantasy XIV and Diablo 3 I've checked all drivers, settings, and everything I can think of...
  31. FelipeMarchon

    Question CPUs to go along with GeForce 1660?

    Good evening. So, I’m helping my cousin build a PC from scratch, for now we’ve only decided that we’ll be using the GeForce GTX 1660 6gb DDR5 (probably from Gigabyte), while we came along with some CPUs, most notably AMD fx 8350 4.2Ghz, I have my doubts whether or not it would bottleneck (or...
  32. J

    Question GTX 1650 / 1660 compatible with Gigabyte H97M-HD3?

    Hello does anybody know if this is compatible? GTX 1650 or 1660 (+-TI) with Gigabyte H97m HD3 I tried asking Gigabyte themselves, but they said in theory it would be compatible with a pci 3pin or something like that? I didn't really understand thanks for reading & any responses
  33. Ki-Kak

    [SOLVED] GTX 1660 TI or AMD Radeon 5700

    I want to build a gaming pc. My budget is around 800. My build includes a ryzen 5 3600 cpu. I wanted to pair this cpu with a 1660 ti at first, Then I saw that the place that i'm buying from is also selling a AMD Radeon 5700 for the same price of 300 dollars. Which one should I purchase? Another...
  34. Lil’bertz

    [SOLVED] GTX 1650 Super vs RX 5500 in prices (not US based)

    I know that the 1650 Super is the best but that is not the case in my country here are the prices based on my local online store just like amazon and newegg 1650 is around 140 to 160 USD if convert it from my local currency 1650 super is around 200 USD 1660 is almost the same price as its super...
  35. tousif47

    [SOLVED] Monitor black without any BIOS boot.

    Incident started a few months ago. I was using my old GPU, 1-2 times in few weeks the screen went black then recovered with a notification that said "your GPU driver stopped working then recovered". I didn't bother because I was set to buy a new GPU in black friday (which I did!). Then few weeks...
  36. H

    [SOLVED] Best GPU for i5 7500

    Hello I'm looking for a graphic card for my Intel Core i5-7500 processor. I was looking at RX 580 8GB because it's cheaper than GTX 1060 6GB and only a bit weaker, but I found out that the GTX 1660 has almost the same price, just a bit more expensive than RX and it's better. So it looks like it...
  37. Berti_92

    [SOLVED] Oldschool question: Gtx 1050 Ti vs Rx 590

    I've been confronted witha dilemma: I've been using an Asus Gtx 1050 Ti [PH-GTX 1050 TI-4G] , and it's still doing it's job, but I feel like an upgrade is necessay now. I got a great deal (at least thats what I see in this) for an RX 590 -> Sapphire RX590 Nitro+ (11289-02-20G) 8GB , for 195$...
  38. iSteal

    [SOLVED] GTX 1660Ti Giving 15-25 FPS in GTA 5

    I bought MSI Gaming GL63 9SDK-802IN 2019 16-inch Laptop It got i7 9750 H CPU GTX 1660 Ti 16 GB Ram When I play GTA 5 with this specs at max settings I barely get 15-25 FPS I saw videos on YouTube about gaming performances with similar specs and they get 100+ FPS at max settings how to fix it please
  39. Darthblazer24

    [SOLVED] I want to upgrade my GPU, but don't know if it will fit in my motherboard

    I want to upgrade my GPU (probably to a GTX 1660 or a 1660TI), but don't know if it will fit in my motherboard (which is a asus P8H61 M le) and if it will fit into my new motherboard which I am planning on getting sometime soon (Asus ROG STRIX H370-F). I am still learning about PCs (as you can...
  40. M

    [SOLVED] RX580/RX590 or GTX1660 for Linux?

    I am looking to game at 1080p 60-75fps max settings (8x AA is indistinguishable from 16x for me so I pretty much never pick the latter) I don't care about the vast majority of new releases, but here are some newer games I am interested in: Mount & Blade: Bannerlord, Nioh, Sekiro, Nier Automata...