GPUBoss Review Our evaluation of 660 vs 9600 among Desktop GPUs

Gaming

Battlefield 3, Battlefield 4, Bioshock Infinite and 21 more

Graphics

T-Rex, Manhattan, Cloud Gate Factor, Sky Diver Factor and 1 more

Computing

Face Detection, Ocean Surface Simulation and 3 more

Performance per Watt

Battlefield 3, Battlefield 4, Bioshock Infinite and 32 more

Value

Battlefield 3, Battlefield 4, Bioshock Infinite and 32 more

Noise and Power

TDP, Idle Power Consumption, Load Power Consumption and 2 more

7.5

Overall Score

Winner
Nvidia GeForce GTX 660 

GPUBoss recommends the Nvidia GeForce GTX 660  based on its benchmarks.

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Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of GeForce GTX 660

Reasons to consider the
Nvidia GeForce GTX 660

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Significantly better PassMark score 4,116 vs 272 Around 15.2x better PassMark score
Much higher effective memory clock speed 5,600 MHz vs 1,800 MHz More than 3x higher effective memory clock speed
Significantly higher clock speed 823 MHz vs 650 MHz More than 25% higher clock speed
Significantly higher memory bandwidth 179.2 GB/s vs 57.6 GB/s More than 3x higher memory bandwidth
More memory 2,048 MB vs 512 MB 4x more memory
Better floating-point performance 1,896 GFLOPS vs 208 GFLOPS More than 9x better floating-point performance
Much better cloud gate factor score 19.34 vs 9.84 More than 95% better cloud gate factor score
Higher texture rate 79 GTexel/s vs 20.8 GTexel/s More than 3.8x higher texture rate
More shading units 1,152 vs 64 1088 more shading units
More texture mapping units 96 vs 32 Three times as many texture mapping units
Significantly higher memory clock speed 1,400 MHz vs 900 MHz More than 55% higher memory clock speed
Higher pixel rate 19.8 GPixel/s vs 10.4 GPixel/s More than 90% higher pixel rate
More render output processors 32 vs 16 Twice as many render output processors
Better face detection score 27.14 mPixels/s vs 0.47 mPixels/s More than 58.2x better face detection score
Front view of GeForce GT 9600

Reasons to consider the
ASUS GeForce GT 9600

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Lower TDP 95W vs 130W More than 25% lower TDP

Benchmarks Real world tests of GeForce GTX 660 vs GeForce GT 9600

PassMark Industry standard benchmark for overall graphics card performanceData courtesy Passmark

Face detection Data courtesy CompuBench

GeForce GTX 660
27.14 mPixels/s
GeForce GT 9600
0.47 mPixels/s

Cloud Gate Factor Data courtesy FutureMark

Reviews Word on the street

GeForce GTX 660  vs GeForce GT 9600 

9.0
9.6
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GeForce GT 9600

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