What you need to know
- NVIDIA announced the GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER and the GeForce GTX 1650 SUPER.
- The GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER is up to 1.5 times faster than the GeForce GTX 1060 6GB.
- The GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER is available now, and the GeForce GTX 1650 SUPER will be available on November 22.
NVIDIA announced two new mid-range GPUs, the GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER and the GeForce GTX 1650 SUPER. The GeForce 1660 SUPER is available now (opens in new tab) for an MSRP of $229. The GeForce 1650 SUPER will be available on November 22.
The NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER is "designed for high-fidelity 1920x1080 gaming" according to Razer (opens in new tab). It's up to 1.5 times faster than the GeForce GTX 1060 6GB. One of the main reasons that the GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER is faster is the addition of 14 Gbps GDDR6 VRAM. This boosts peak memory bandwidth to 336 GB's. According to Razer, this improves frame rates by up to 20 percent.
The GeForce GTX 1650 SUPER is an entry-level GPU that has improved performance when compared to previous generations and older hardware that remains popular.
In addition to announcing the new GPUs, NVIDIA announced new features for GeForce gamers, including ReShade filters, Sharpening in the NVIDIA Control Panel, and NVIDIA Ultra Low Latency Mode with G-Sync support. All of the new features are fully outlined in NVIDIA's announcement post (opens in new tab). Think it's time for an upgrade? Check out our best graphics card picks available now.
Sean Endicott is the news writer for Windows Central. If it runs Windows, is made by Microsoft, or has anything to do with either, he's on it. Sean's been with Windows Central since 2017 and is also our resident app expert. If you have a news tip or an app to review, hit him up at firstname.lastname@example.org.
So 1660 Super is less powerful than 1660 Ti?
They’re only releasing these cards because they’re scared of AMD
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