Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Ti News & Specs: Photos Leaked Before Possible Release Date

The logo of Nvidia Corporation is seen during the annual Computex computer exhibition in Taipei
The logo of Nvidia Corporation is seen during the annual Computex computer exhibition in Taipei, Taiwan May 30, 2017. (Photo: REUTERS/Tyrone Siu/File Photo GLOBAL BUSINESS WEEK AHEAD)

Photos of the highly anticipated Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Ti leaked on various forum sites and tech news outlets weeks before its official release. Based on the leaked images, some said the latest offer by the Nvidia is "the real deal".

The photos of Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Ti started appearing in sites like Reddit, VideoCardz, and Imgur. One of the photos shows Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Ti out of the box, indicating that it is the real design and not just some rendered yet an unfinished developed product.

In an article published by The Inquirer, the leaked photos of Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Ti showed that it has "re-jigged" the previous versions of GeForce RTX cards. The new GeForceGTX RTX card shows some of Team Green's Turing architecture.

However, it was noticed that the Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Ti has no "slick and expensive" ray-tracing. It has also no deep learning super sampling features.

The Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Ti is expected to be a semi-budget to a mid-range graphics card. It may offer a good dollop of performance at an affordable price for players.

In an article published by My Broadband, the Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Ti has specifications of the EVGA variant. The graphics card also has specifications of the Palit, and Galax variants.

The EVGA version of Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Ti will have a single-fan model. It is also a Mini-ITX version of the GPU.

On the other hand, the Galax version of Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Ti will not support ray tracing. The Palit version will initially two StormX versions: an overclocked and a non-overclocked variant.

The Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Ti is reported to offer 1,536 CUDA cores. It will also have 6 GB of 6DDR6 memory.

 Currently, according to The Inquirer, the Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Ti is facing tough competition against AMD's Radeon RX 580 and RX 590. In terms of powerful cards, the article said that AMD is a threat.

However, the Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Ti wins the battle if it is going to be based on the budget take on the Turing architecture. The article said that the mentioned graphics card could suit more to mid-range PC builders.

With this, the Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Ti could bring some quality video gaming experience to gamers who are in a tight budget. It's still a good trade-off, according to the article.

The Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Ti is expected to be launched on February 22. This is based on various rumors on the internet.

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