GPUBoss Review Our evaluation of 960 vs 660 Ti 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 960 

GPUBoss recommends the Nvidia GeForce GTX 960  based on its benchmarks, compute performance and noise and power.

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Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of GeForce GTX 960

Reasons to consider the
Nvidia GeForce GTX 960

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Much better 3DMark 11 graphics score 32,987 vs 8,415 Around 4x better 3DMark 11 graphics score
Higher clock speed 1,127 MHz vs 915 MHz Around 25% higher clock speed
Better PassMark score 5,813 vs 4,686 Around 25% better PassMark score
Higher effective memory clock speed 7,012 MHz vs 6,008 MHz More than 15% higher effective memory clock speed
Better 3DMark vantage graphics score 32,171 vs 27,687 More than 15% better 3DMark vantage graphics score
Much higher battlefield 3 framerate 80 vs 46.4 More than 70% higher battlefield 3 framerate
Higher pixel rate 36.1 GPixel/s vs 25.62 GPixel/s More than 40% higher pixel rate
Higher turbo clock speed 1,178 MHz vs 980 MHz More than 20% higher turbo clock speed
More render output processors 32 vs 24 8 more render output processors
Higher memory clock speed 1,753 MHz vs 1,502 MHz More than 15% higher memory clock speed
Better fire strike factor score 57.4 vs 49.97 Around 15% better fire strike factor score
Higher BioShock infinite framerate 75.8 fps vs 62.9 fps More than 20% higher BioShock infinite framerate
Better T-Rex score 3.92 frames/s vs 3.04 frames/s Around 30% better T-Rex score
Higher crysis 3 framerate 36.1 fps vs 30.3 fps Around 20% higher crysis 3 framerate
Better PassMark direct compute score 3,046 vs 2,546 Around 20% better PassMark direct compute score
Lower TDP 120W vs 150W 20% lower TDP
Front view of GeForce GTX 660 Ti

Reasons to consider the
Generic GeForce GTX 660 Ti

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Much better 3DMark06 score 22,997 vs 10,767.5 Around 2.2x better 3DMark06 score
Higher memory bandwidth 144.2 GB/s vs 112.2 GB/s Around 30% higher memory bandwidth
Higher texture rate 102.5 GTexel/s vs 72.1 GTexel/s More than 40% higher texture rate
More texture mapping units 112 vs 64 48 more texture mapping units
More shading units 1,344 vs 1,024 320 more shading units
Wider memory bus 192 bit vs 128 bit 50% wider memory bus

Benchmarks Real world tests of GeForce GTX 960 vs 660 Ti

Bitcoin mining Data courtesy CompuBench

GeForce GTX 960
111.95 mHash/s
GeForce GTX 660 Ti
102.46 mHash/s

Face detection Data courtesy CompuBench

GeForce GTX 960
69.13 mPixels/s
GeForce GTX 660 Ti
35.9 mPixels/s

Ocean surface simulation Data courtesy CompuBench

GeForce GTX 960
780.9 frames/s
GeForce GTX 660 Ti
1,032.68 frames/s

Fire Strike Factor Data courtesy FutureMark

Sky Diver Factor Data courtesy FutureMark

Cloud Gate Factor Data courtesy FutureMark

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