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NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 (Desktop)

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 (Desktop)

The Nvidia GeForce GTX 1070 is the second fastest Pascal based graphics card in mid May 2016. It is a high-end desktop graphics card. The mobile pendant is also called GeForce GTX 1070, but features more shaders and a lower core clock (see this page for details on the laptop version of the GTX 1070). Both cards are based on a cut down GP104 chip as the GTX 1080 and manufactured in 16 nm FinFET at TSMC. More details on the Pascal architecture including all features and comparisons to Maxwell, can be found here.

Compared to the GTX1080, the GTX1070 features less CUDA cores (1920 versus 2560) that are clocked a bit lower (maximum Boost 1683 versus 1733). Instead of the new GDDR5X, the GTX 1070 uses slower GDDR5 graphics memory - but still 8 GB. The TDP is also reduced from 180 Watt to 150 Watt.

The performance of the GTX 1070 is between the old GTX 980 Ti and the GTX 1080. Therefore, gaming in 4k at high details is possible with the card and also VR gaming is possible.

ManufacturerNVIDIA
GeForce GTX 1000 Series
GeForce GTX 1080 Ti (compare) 3584 @ 1481 - 1600 (Boost) MHz352 Bit @ 11000 MHz
GeForce GTX 1080 SLI (Laptop) (compare) 5120 @ 1556 - 1733 (Boost) MHz2x 256 Bit @ 10000 MHz
GeForce GTX 1070 SLI (Desktop) (compare) 3840 @ 1506 - 1683 (Boost) MHz2x 256 Bit @ 8000 MHz
GeForce GTX 1070 SLI (Laptop) (compare) 4096 @ 1443 - 1645 (Boost) MHz2x 256 Bit @ 8000 MHz
GeForce GTX 1080 (Desktop) (compare) 2560 @ 1607 - 1733 (Boost) MHz256 Bit @ 10000 MHz
GeForce GTX 1080 (Laptop) (compare) 2560 @ 1566 - 1733 (Boost) MHz256 Bit @ 10000 MHz
GeForce GTX 1070 Ti (Desktop) (compare) 2432 @ 1607 - 1683 (Boost) MHz256 Bit @ 8000 MHz
GeForce GTX 1070 (Desktop) 1920 @ 1506 - 1683 (Boost) MHz256 Bit @ 8000 MHz
GeForce GTX 1080 Max-Q (compare) 2560 @ 1101 - 1290 - 1278 - 1468 (Boost) MHz256 Bit @ 10000 MHz
GeForce GTX 1070 (Laptop) (compare) 2048 @ 1443 - 1645 (Boost) MHz256 Bit @ 8000 MHz
GeForce GTX 1070 Max-Q (compare) 2048 @ 1101 - 1215 - 1265 - 1379 (Boost) MHz256 Bit @ 8000 MHz
GeForce GTX 1060 (Desktop) (compare) 1280 @ 1506 - 1708 (Boost) MHz192 Bit @ 8000 MHz
GeForce GTX 1060 (Laptop) (compare) 1280 @ 1404 - 1670 (Boost) MHz192 Bit @ 8000 MHz
GeForce GTX 1060 Max-Q (compare) 1280 @ 1063 - 1265 - 1341 - 1480 (Boost) MHz192 Bit @ 8000 MHz
GeForce GTX 1050 Ti (Notebook) (compare) 768 @ 1493 - 1620 (Boost) MHz128 Bit @ 7000 MHz
GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Max-Q (compare) 768 @ 1151 – 1290 - 1290 – 1417 (Boost) MHz128 Bit @ 7000 MHz
GeForce GTX 1050 Ti (Desktop) (compare) 768 @ 1290 - 1392 (Boost) MHz128 Bit @ 7008 MHz
GeForce GTX 1050 (Desktop) (compare) 640 @ 1354 - 1455 (Boost) MHz128 Bit @ 7008 MHz
GeForce GTX 1050 (Notebook) (compare) 640 @ 1354 - 1493 (Boost) MHz128 Bit @ 7000 MHz
GeForce GTX 1050 Max-Q (compare) 640 @ 999 - 1189 - 1139 - 1328 (Boost) MHz128 Bit @ 7000 MHz
GeForce GT 1030 (Desktop) (compare) 384 @ 1228 - 1670 (Boost) MHz64 Bit @ 6000 MHz
CodenamePascal GP104
ArchitecturePascal
Pipelines1920 - unified
Core Speed1506 - 1683 (Boost) MHz
Memory Speed8000 MHz
Memory Bus Width256 Bit
Memory TypeGDDR5
Max. Amount of Memory8192 MB
Shared Memoryno
DirectXDirectX 12_1
Transistor Count7200 Million
technology16 nm
FeaturesMulti-Projection, VR Ready, G-SYNC, Vulkan, Multi Monitor
Date of Announcement06.05.2016
Link to Manufacturer Pagehttp://www.geforce.com/hardware/10series...

Benchmarks

3DMark - Cloud Gate Standard Score 1280x720
min: 29721     avg: 30060     median: 30108 (52%)     max: 30351 Points
3DMark - Cloud Gate Standard Graphics 1280x720
min: 104764     avg: 106211     median: 105630 (57%)     max: 108238 Points
3DMark - Fire Strike Score 1920x1080
min: 13917     avg: 14948     median: 14822.5 (55%)     max: 16230 Points
3DMark - Fire Strike Graphics 1920x1080
min: 16685     avg: 17788.5     median: 18030.5 (44%)     max: 18408 Points
3DMark 11 - Performance 1280x720
min: 18555     avg: 19594.8     median: 19132 (61%)     max: 21560 points
3DMark 11 - Performance GPU 1280x720
min: 23660     avg: 24694.5     median: 24510 (48%)     max: 26098 points
3DMark Vantage
P Result 1280x1024 +
P GPU no PhysX 1280x1024 +
3DMark 06 Standard 1280x1024 +
Unigine Valley 1.0 - Extreme HD DirectX 1920x1080
min: 91.8     avg: 93.4     median: 92.6 (64%)     max: 95.8 fps
LuxMark v2.0 64Bit - Room GPUs-only
min: 2474     avg: 2479.5     median: 2479.5 (47%)     max: 2485 Samples/s
ComputeMark v2.1 - Normal, Score 1024x600
min: 13121     avg: 13488.5     median: 13488.5 (61%)     max: 13856 Points
Power Consumption - FurMark 1.19 GPU Stress Test - Power Consumption (external Monitor) 1280x720 *
min: 253     avg: 278     median: 278 (74%)     max: 303 Watt
Power Consumption - The Witcher 3 Power Consumption (external Monitor) ultra 1920x1080 *
min: 243     avg: 255.5     median: 255.5 (61%)     max: 268 Watt
- Range of benchmark values for this graphics card
- Average benchmark values for this graphics card
* Smaller numbers mean a higher performance

Game Benchmarks

The following benchmarks stem from our benchmarks of review laptops. The performance depends on the used graphics memory, clock rate, processor, system settings, drivers, and operating systems. So the results don't have to be representative for all laptops with this GPU. For detailled information on the benchmark results, click on the fps number.

low 1280x720
164  fps    + Compare
med. 1920x1080
128  fps    + Compare
high 1920x1080
116  fps    + Compare
ultra 1920x1080
109  fps    + Compare
3840x2160
34.4  fps    + Compare
» With all tested laptops playable in detail settings ultra.
Additional Benchmarks
Very High / On 2560x1440
71.3
low 1280x720
101  fps    + Compare
med. 1920x1080
88  fps    + Compare
high 1920x1080
76  fps    + Compare
ultra 1920x1080
57  fps    + Compare
3840x2160
27  fps    + Compare
» With all tested laptops playable in detail settings ultra.
Additional Benchmarks
Ultra High Preset 2560x1440
45
low 1280x720
170  fps    + Compare
med. 1920x1080
131  fps    + Compare
high 1920x1080
123  fps    + Compare
ultra 1920x1080
98  fps    + Compare
3840x2160
54  fps    + Compare
» With all tested laptops playable in detail settings ultra.
Additional Benchmarks
Ultra Preset 2xMSAA 2560x1440
79
FIFA 19

FIFA 19

2018
low 1280x720
326  fps    + Compare
med. 1920x1080
320  fps    + Compare
high 1920x1080
290  fps    + Compare
ultra 1920x1080
288  fps    + Compare
3840x2160
154  fps    + Compare
» With all tested laptops playable in detail settings ultra.
Additional Benchmarks
Ultra Preset 4x MSAA 2560x1440
248
low 1280x720
137  fps    + Compare
med. 1920x1080
99  fps    + Compare
high 1920x1080
90  fps    + Compare
ultra 1920x1080
79  fps    + Compare
3840x2160
27  fps    + Compare
» With all tested laptops playable in detail settings ultra.
Additional Benchmarks
Highest Preset TAA 2560x1440
52
F1 2018

F1 2018

2018
low 1280x720
212  fps    + Compare
med. 1920x1080
175  fps    + Compare
high 1920x1080
139  fps    + Compare
ultra 1920x1080
97  fps    + Compare
3840x2160
47  fps    + Compare
» With all tested laptops playable in detail settings ultra.
Additional Benchmarks
Ultra High Preset 16xAF TAA 2560x1440
75
low 1280x720
108  fps    + Compare
med. 1920x1080
98.6  fps    + Compare
high 1920x1080
92.9  fps    + Compare
ultra 1920x1080
75.9  fps    + Compare
3840x2160
23.3  fps    + Compare
» With all tested laptops playable in detail settings ultra.
Additional Benchmarks
Highest Preset (Image Quality High) 2560x1440
47.8
low 1280x720
60  fps    + Compare