Average Bench: 28.7% (77th of 555)

Based on 41,306 user benchmarks.  Devices: 10DE 11C0, 10DE 1185, 10DE 1195 Model: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 660

Very poor average bench

The Nvidia GTX 660 averaged 71.3% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 86.6fps
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat) 75.1fps

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Nvidia GTX 660 is just 5.79%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the Nvidia GTX 660 performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot) 61.7fps
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm) 57.1fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 41,306 samples)
Min Avg Max
64.3 Lighting 75.1 80.6
53.5 Reflection 61.7 66.3
78 Parallax 99 112
25.9% 78.6 fps
Min Avg Max
61.1 MRender 68.6 72.9
70.8 Gravity 86.6 93
50.2 Splatting 57.1 61.2
30.7% 70.8 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Gigabyte(1458 354E) 2GB
CLim: 1254 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 390.77
Lighting 139
Reflection 56
Parallax 96.2
38% 97.2 fps
MRender 65.6
Gravity 84.7
Splatting 54.2
30% 68.2 fps
Asus(1043 843B) 2GB
CLim: 1241 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 390.77
Lighting 80.3
Reflection 65.3
Parallax 106
28% 83.9 fps
MRender 73
Gravity 92
Splatting 60.3
33% 75.1 fps
Palit(1569 11C0) 2GB
CLim: 1306 MHz, MLim: 1600 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 378.77
Lighting 77.1
Reflection 57.6
Parallax 81.9
24% 72.2 fps
MRender 73.8
Gravity 98.4
Splatting 61.6
34% 77.9 fps
EVGA(3842 2660) 2GB
CLim: 1215 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 375.70
Lighting 72.2
Reflection 55.7
Parallax 80.9
23% 69.6 fps
MRender 69.6
Gravity 85.8
Splatting 57.2
31% 70.9 fps
Nvidia(10DE 0995) 2GB
CLim: 1202 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 384.76
Lighting 69.9
Reflection 60.2
Parallax 92.9
24% 74.3 fps
MRender 67.3
Gravity 82.7
Splatting 55.5
30% 68.5 fps
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 7,372,051 GPUs tested.

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Based on statistics from 41,306 user benchmarks.

Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price (Approx. $170 @ launch in Sep '12)
Gigabyte(1458 354E) 25% 29% ± 2%
Asus(1043 8422) 11% 29% ± 2%
MSI(1462 2871) 9% 29% ± 3%
EVGA(3842 2662) 8% 29% ± 2%
Asus(1043 843B) 6% 29% ± 3%
MSI(1462 2872) 4% 28% ± 4%
Nvidia(10DE 098A) 4% 27% ± 5%
Palit(1569 11C0) 4% 26% ± 5%
MSI(1462 2877) 4% 29% ± 3%
Zotac(19DA 1281) 4% 29% ± 1%
Asus(1043 8423) 3% 27% ± 4%
PNY(196E 0995) 2% 28% ± 2%
Nvidia(10DE 0995) 2% 28% ± 1%
EVGA(3842 3069) 1% 29% ± 2%
Asus(1043 8421) 1% 30% ± 1%
Gigabyte(1458 3635) 1% 30% ± 2%
MSI(1462 2844) 1% 29% ± 2%
Gainward(10B0 11C0) 1% 28% ± 2%
EVGA(3842 2660) 1% 28% ± 1%
Device(0000 0000) 1% 28% ± 0%
Sapphire(174B 2260) 1% 26% ± 3%
EVGA(3842 3063) 1% 30% ± 1%
Gigabyte(1458 3625) 1% 28% ± 1%
EVGA(3842 2667) 1% 29% ± 3%
EVGA(3842 2663) 1% 30% ± 1%
POV(1ACC 662B) 1% 24% ± 4%
EVGA(3842 2666) 1% 29% ± 0%
HP(103C 6889) 0% 27% ± 1%
EVGA(3842 2661) 0% 29% ± 0%
Asus(1043 841D) 0% 28% ± 0%
EVGA(3842 2664) 0% 29% ± 0%
Nvidia(10DE 0000) 0% 20% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 3562) 0% 13% ± 0%
Asus(1043 843C) 0% 29% ± 0%
MSI(1462 2878) 0% 27% ± 0%
EVGA(3842 2669) 0% 30% ± 0%
Zotac(19DA 3255) 0% 27% ± 0%
MSI(1462 2841) 0% 10% ± 0%
EVGA(3842 2668) 0% 26% ± 0%
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Desktop
Desktop 66%
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Workstation
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Motherboard: Asus P8Z77-V LX

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16 days ago.

Its the card I use, Its not the best, but for its generation and price range who can complain, great for budget pc's BUT i might go with the rx460 in retrospect as its cheaper and provides about the same prowess of power


Average

2 days ago.

Good Card for this price


Excellent

1 month ago.

I have it for more than 2 years and its still good card


Good

3 months ago.

pretty good option if you live in 2012


Average

1 month ago.

meh


Good

4 months ago.

Very Good Card For Gaming


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