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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 05-21-2019, 05:35 PM - Thread Starter
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Reference Vega 56 or 1660 Zotac Amp.

Currently with overclock, my 1660 has the same performance than 1660 ti, but I was seeing that the Vega 56 is a bit more powerful. I could change one for the other, in the store where I bought it.
The bad thing is that the Vega 56 is a reference model and I would have to do undervolt and some retouching. It should also be a bit noisy.

Another bad thing is that in emulators like Cemu, the Vega 56 has a very bad performance.
I could not play Zelda BOTW anymore. Currently my gtx 1660 does not exceed 60º and it is the quietest thing I had so far.

What do you think?
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Depends on your priorities, really - and that mostly being the games you plan and at what resolution. The V56 is the faster card by far at stock and when both are tuned, there is without question a huge lead for it. V56 with a very minor OC is essentially a V64 which typically sits between a 1080/2060/2070 depending on game and resolution like always.


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