src="//cdn.pcpartpicker.com/static/forever/images/blog/galaxy_gtx660ti_thumb.jpg" /> "Today marks the release of NVIDIA's latest Kepler-based graphics
card, the GeForce GTX 660 Ti. This long rumored GPU is probably not
full of any surprises any more with all the leaks surrounding it, but
that doesn't mean the card offers any less performance or value.
Priced at $299, $100 less than its GTX 670 cousin, the GTX 660 Ti has
ALMOST the same specifications: 1344 CUDA cores, 2GB of frame buffer
running at 6.0 GHz, GPU Boost capability; but it does move from a
256-bit memory controller to a 192-bit controller resulting in a
performance hit of about 15% in many games.
The upside for the GeForce GTX 660 Ti is that it competes strongly
with the Radeon HD 7950 3GB cards that will run you at least $50 more.
And yes, this 7950 was even tested with the new "Boost enabling"
BIOS. Not only that, gamers that purchase the GeForce GTX 660 Ti will
get a free copy of Borderlands 2 which is going to be a terrific