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GeForce RTX 3060 vs GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER for Gaming

GeForce RTX 3060 vs GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER in-game FPS performance, best price, specifications, and more. Select comparison CPU and game parameters. Click on the graphics card's title to view more in-depth information.

FPS Winner

NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060

12 GB GDDR6 | 192-bit

NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 Logo
ZOTAC Gaming GeForce RTX 3060 Twin Edge OC 12GB GDDR6 192-bit 15 Gbps PCIE 4.0 Gaming Graphics Card, IceStorm 2.0 Cooling, Active Fan Control, Freeze Fan Stop ZT-A30600H-10M

Buy for $790 on Amazon

In Stock

Updated 37 minutes ago

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NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER Logo
MSI Gaming GeForce GTX 1660 Super 192-bit HDMI/DP 6GB GDRR6 HDCP Support DirectX 12 Dual Fan VR Ready OC Graphics Card (GTX 1660 Super Gaming X)

Buy for $649 on Amazon

In Stock

Updated 38 minutes ago

Key Differences

In Fortnite, at 1920x1080 resolution and High settings, NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 performs better than NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER, but it is the more expensive GPU. Also, NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 is 441 days newer than NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER.

Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060

  • Performs up to 6% better in Fortnite than NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER - 187 vs 176 FPS

  • Up to 67% more VRAM memory than NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER - 12 vs 6 GB

Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER

  • Up to 20% cheaper than NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 - $649.0 vs $790.0

  • Up to 13% better value when playing Fortnite than NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 - $3.69 vs $4.22 per FPS

  • Consumes up to 31% less energy than NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 - 125 vs 170 Watts

GeForce RTX 3060 vs GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER FPS Performance Benchmarks in Grand Theft Auto V, Minecraft, League of Legends, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, Rocket League

GeForce RTX 3060
GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER

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FPS

NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060

187 FPS

187 FPS

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER

176 FPS

176 FPS

NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 performs 6% better (+11 FPS) in Fortnite

Price per FPS

NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060

$4.22 per FPS

$4.22 per FPS

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER

$3.69 per FPS

$3.69 per FPS

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER is 13% better value when playing Fortnite

Jan 12th, 2021

Release Date

Oct 29th, 2019
GeForce 30

Generation

GeForce 16
1x HDMI, 3x DisplayPort

Outputs

1x DVI, 1x HDMI, 1x DisplayPort
1x 12-pin

Power Connectors

1x 8-pin
Desktop

Segment

Desktop
12 GB

Memory

6 GB
GDDR6

Type

GDDR6
192-bit

Bus

192-bit
360 GB/s

Bandwidth

336 GB/s
1320 MHz

Base Clock Speed

1530 MHz
1777 MHz

Boost Clock Speed

1785 MHz
1875 MHz

Memory Clock Speed

1750 MHz

Theoretical Performance

Pixel Fillrate

NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060

85.3 GPixel/s

85.3 GPixel/s

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER

85.68 GPixel/s

85.68 GPixel/s

Texel Fillrate

NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060

199 GTexel/s

199 GTexel/s

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER

157.1 GTexel/s

157.1 GTexel/s

NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 has 24% better texel fill rate

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