NVIDIA GeForce GTX 660 2GB Review - Kepler GK106 at $229
Battlefield 3 (DirectX 11)
Battlefield 3™ leaps ahead of its time with the power of Frostbite 2, DICE's new cutting-edge game engine. This state-of-the-art technology is the foundation on which Battlefield 3 is built, delivering enhanced visual quality, a grand sense of scale, massive destruction, dynamic audio and character animation utilizing ANT technology as seen in the latest EA SPORTS™ games.
Frostbite 2 now enables deferred shading, dynamic global illumination and new streaming architecture. Sounds like tech talk? Play the game and experience the difference!
Our Settings for Battlefield 3
Here is our testing run through the game, for your reference.
The new GeForce GTX 660 is faster than both the Radeon HD 7870 and HD 7850 at 1680x1050 and 1920x1080 and matches the performance of AMD's Radeon HD 7870 GHz Editoin at 2560x1600. Considering the current pricing lineup, that is good news for NVIDIA. As for the GTX 660 Ti, it is a solid 12% faster at 1080p.