NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070: specs and benchmarks

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070

Summary

NVIDIA started GeForce GTX 1070 sales 10 June 2016 at a recommended price of $379. This is high-end Pascal architecture desktop card based on 16 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at gamers. 8 GB of GDDR5 memory clocked at 8 GB/s are supplied, and together with 256 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 256 GB / s.

Compatibility-wise, this is 2-slot card attached via PCIe 3.0 x16 interface. Its manufacturer default version has a length of 10.5" (26.7 cm). 8-pin power connector is required, and power consumption is at 150 Watt.

It provides good gaming and benchmark performance at 61.24 percent of a leader's which is NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Ti.

General info

Of GeForce GTX 1070's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
52.83
 
Architecture
Pascal
 
Code name
GP104
 
Type
Desktop
 
Release date
10 June 2016
 
Launch price (MSRP)
$379
 
of 14999 (Quadro Plex 7000)
Price now
$359.99
 
of 4403.52 (Quadro P6000)

Technical specs

GeForce GTX 1070's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of GeForce GTX 1070's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
1920
 
of 8192 (FirePro S9300 X2)
CUDA cores
1920
 
Core clock speed
1506 MHz
 
of 1620 (Quadro RTX 5000)
Boost Clock
1683 MHz
 
of 1815 (Quadro RTX 5000)
Transistor count
7,200 million
 
of 21100
Manufacturing process technology
16 nm
 
Power consumption (TDP)
150 Watt
 
of 900 (Tesla S2050)
Maximum GPU temperature
94 °C
 
Texture fill rate
202.0 GTexel / s
 
Floating-point performance
6,463 gflops
 
of 16384 (Radeon Pro Duo)

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on GeForce GTX 1070's compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. For desktop video cards it's interface and bus (motherboard compatibility), additional power connectors (power supply compatibility).
Bus support
PCIe 3.0
 
Interface
PCIe 3.0 x16
 
Length
10.5" (26.7 cm)
 
Height
4.376" (11.1 cm)
 
Width
2-slot
 
Recommended system power (PSU)
500 Watt
 
Supplementary power connectors
8-pin
 

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on GeForce GTX 1070: its type, size, bus, clock and resulting bandwidth. Note that GPUs integrated into processors don't have dedicated memory and use a shared part of system RAM.
Memory type
GDDR5
 
Maximum RAM amount
8 GB
 
Memory bus width
256 Bit
 
of 8192 (FirePro S9300 X2)
Memory clock speed
8 GB/s
 
of 14000
Memory bandwidth
256 GB / s
 
of 1024 (FirePro S9300 X2)
Shared memory
-
 

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on GeForce GTX 1070.
Display Connectors
1x DVI, 1x HDMI, 3x DisplayPort
 
Display Connectors
DP 1.42, HDMI 2.0b, Dual Link-DVI
 
Multi monitor support
+
 
G-SYNC support
+
 

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by GeForce GTX 1070. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
3D Vision
+
 
GPU Boost
3.0
 
VR Ready
+
 
CUDA
+
 
SLI
+
 
Multi-Projection
+
 
Multi Monitor
+
 
Ansel
+
 
Virtual Reality
+
 
ShadowWorks
+
 

API support

APIs supported by GeForce GTX 1070, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12.0 (12_1)
 
OpenGL
4.5
 
of 4.6
Vulkan
+
 

Video card benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of GeForce GTX 1070. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
58.57
3DMark Cloud Gate GPU
105630
3DMark Fire Strike Score
14823
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
18031
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
24510
3DMark Vantage Performance
50543
Unigine Heaven 4.0
2815
Passmark
11214
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics Score
18460

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of GeForce GTX 1070. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
832 Mh/s
 
 
Decred / DCR (Decred)
2.83 Gh/s
 
 
Ethereum / ETH (DaggerHashimoto)
28.69 Mh/s
 
 
Siacoin / SC (Sia)
1.75 Gh/s
 
 
Monero / XMR (CryptoNight)
0.65 kh/s
 
 
Zcash / ZEC (Equihash)
435.21 Sol/s
 
 

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good GeForce GTX 1070 is for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS. Comparisons with system requirements are included, but remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Fortnite

2018

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 1070 performance compared to Fortnite official system requirements.

GeForce GTX 1070
minimum HD Graphics 4000
recommended GeForce GTX 660

FPS tests

Real world test results of Fortnite on GeForce GTX 1070.

low / 720p
317
 
medium / 1080p
286
 
high / 1080p
181
 
ultra / 1080p
129
 
4k / 2160p
39
 

Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG)

2017

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 1070 performance compared to Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) official system requirements.

GeForce GTX 1070
minimum GeForce GTX 960
recommended GeForce GTX 1060

FPS tests

Real world test results of Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) on GeForce GTX 1070.

low / 720p
126
 
medium / 1080p
117
 
high / 1080p
107
 
ultra / 1080p
79
 
4k / 2160p
28
 

Overwatch

2016

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 1070 performance compared to Overwatch official system requirements.

GeForce GTX 1070
minimum HD Graphics 4400
recommended GeForce GTX 660

FPS tests

Real world test results of Overwatch on GeForce GTX 1070.

high / 1080p
269
 
ultra / 1080p
167
 
4k / 2160p
88
 

GTA V

2015

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 1070 performance compared to GTA V official system requirements.

GeForce GTX 1070
minimum GeForce 9800 GT
recommended GeForce GTX 660

FPS tests

Real world test results of GTA V on GeForce GTX 1070.

ultra / 1080p
74
 
4k / 2160p
61
 

Rainbow Six Siege

2015

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 1070 performance compared to Rainbow Six Siege official system requirements.

GeForce GTX 1070
minimum GeForce GTX 460
recommended Radeon HD 7970

FPS tests

Real world test results of Rainbow Six Siege on GeForce GTX 1070.

low / 768p
336
 
medium / 768p
283
 
high / 1080p
210
 
ultra / 1080p
181
 
4k / 2160p
69
 

Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft

2014

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 1070 performance compared to Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft official system requirements.

GeForce GTX 1070
minimum GeForce 6800
recommended GeForce 8800 GT

Dota 2

2013

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 1070 performance compared to Dota 2 official system requirements.

GeForce GTX 1070
minimum GeForce 8600 GT

Counter-Strike: GO

2012

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 1070 performance compared to Counter-Strike: GO official system requirements.

GeForce GTX 1070
recommended GeForce 6600

League of Legends

2009

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 1070 performance compared to League of Legends official system requirements.

GeForce GTX 1070
minimum GeForce 6150 LE
recommended GeForce 8800 GT

Minecraft

2009

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 1070 performance compared to Minecraft official system requirements.

GeForce GTX 1070
minimum Radeon HD 2400
recommended Radeon HD 5970

Call of Duty Black Ops 4

2018

FPS tests

Real world test results of Call of Duty Black Ops 4 on GeForce GTX 1070.

low / 720p
164
 
medium / 1080p
128
 
high / 1080p
116
 
ultra / 1080p
109
 
4k / 2160p
34
 

Far Cry 5

2018

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 1070 performance compared to Far Cry 5 official system requirements.

GeForce GTX 1070
minimum GeForce GTX 670
recommended GeForce GTX 970

FPS tests

Real world test results of Far Cry 5 on GeForce GTX 1070.

low / 720p
134
 
medium / 1080p
108
 
high / 1080p
103
 
ultra / 1080p
96
 
4k / 2160p
35
 

Forza Horizon 4

2018

FPS tests

Real world test results of Forza Horizon 4 on GeForce GTX 1070.

low / 720p
170
 
medium / 1080p
131
 
high / 1080p
123
 
ultra / 1080p
98
 
4k / 2160p
54
 

Kingdom Come: Deliverance

2018

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 1070 performance compared to Kingdom Come: Deliverance official system requirements.

GeForce GTX 1070
minimum GeForce GTX 660
recommended GeForce GTX 1060

FPS tests

Real world test results of Kingdom Come: Deliverance on GeForce GTX 1070.

low / 720p
145
 
medium / 1080p
114
 
high / 1080p
93
 
ultra / 1080p
69
 
4k / 2160p
23
 

Monster Hunter World

2018

FPS tests

Real world test results of Monster Hunter World on GeForce GTX 1070.

low / 720p
108
 
medium / 1080p
99
 
high / 1080p
93
 
ultra / 1080p
76
 
4k / 2160p
23
 

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

2018

FPS tests

Real world test results of Shadow of the Tomb Raider on GeForce GTX 1070.

low / 720p
137
 
medium / 1080p
99
 
high / 1080p
90
 
ultra / 1080p
79
 
4k / 2160p
27
 

Ark Survival Evolved

2017

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 1070 performance compared to Ark Survival Evolved official system requirements.

GeForce GTX 1070
minimum Radeon HD 7870

FPS tests

Real world test results of Ark Survival Evolved on GeForce GTX 1070.

low / 720p
130
 
medium / 1080p
83
 
high / 1080p
59
 
ultra / 1080p
40
 
4k / 2160p
15
 

Assassin´s Creed Origins

2017

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 1070 performance compared to Assassin´s Creed Origins official system requirements.

GeForce GTX 1070
minimum GeForce GTX 660
recommended GeForce GTX 760

FPS tests

Real world test results of Assassin´s Creed Origins on GeForce GTX 1070.

low / 720p
103
 
medium / 1080p
91
 
high / 1080p
87
 
ultra / 1080p
73
 
4k / 2160p
33
 

Destiny 2

2017

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 1070 performance compared to Destiny 2 official system requirements.

GeForce GTX 1070
minimum Radeon HD 7850
recommended GeForce GTX 1060

FPS tests

Real world test results of Destiny 2 on GeForce GTX 1070.

low / 720p
166
 
medium / 1080p
162
 
high / 1080p
147
 
ultra / 1080p
123
 
4k / 2160p
33
 

Ghost Recon Wildlands

2017

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 1070 performance compared to Ghost Recon Wildlands official system requirements.

GeForce GTX 1070
minimum GeForce GTX 660
recommended GeForce GTX 1060

FPS tests

Real world test results of Ghost Recon Wildlands on GeForce GTX 1070.

low / 720p
190
 
medium / 1080p
104
 
high / 1080p
95
 
ultra / 1080p
52
 
4k / 2160p
34
 

Mass Effect Andromeda

2017

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 1070 performance compared to Mass Effect Andromeda official system requirements.

GeForce GTX 1070
minimum GeForce GTX 660
recommended Radeon RX 480

FPS tests

Real world test results of Mass Effect Andromeda on GeForce GTX 1070.

low / 720p
163
 
medium / 1080p
126
 
high / 1080p
89
 
ultra / 1080p
73
 
4k / 2160p
37
 

Resident Evil 7

2017

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 1070 performance compared to Resident Evil 7 official system requirements.

GeForce GTX 1070
minimum GeForce GTX 760
recommended GeForce GTX 1060

FPS tests

Real world test results of Resident Evil 7 on GeForce GTX 1070.

low / 720p
517
 
medium / 1080p
281
 
high / 1080p
171
 
ultra / 1080p
141
 
4k / 2160p
49
 

Star Wars Battlefront 2

2017

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 1070 performance compared to Star Wars Battlefront 2 official system requirements.

GeForce GTX 1070
minimum GeForce GTX 660
recommended Radeon RX 480

FPS tests

Real world test results of Star Wars Battlefront 2 on GeForce GTX 1070.

low / 720p
200
 
medium / 1080p
146
 
high / 1080p
130
 
ultra / 1080p
114
 
4k / 2160p
38
 

Battlefield 1 (BF1)

2016

FPS tests

Real world test results of Battlefield 1 (BF1) on GeForce GTX 1070.

low / 720p
200
 
medium / 768p
195
 
high / 1080p
139
 
ultra / 1080p
122
 
4k / 2160p
57
 

Civilization VI

2016

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 1070 performance compared to Civilization VI official system requirements.

GeForce GTX 1070
minimum Radeon HD 5570
recommended Radeon HD 7970

FPS tests

Real world test results of Civilization VI on GeForce GTX 1070.

low / 768p
90
 
medium / 768p
74
 
high / 1080p
66
 
ultra / 1080p
67
 
4k / 2160p
65
 

Deus Ex Mankind Divided

2016

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 1070 performance compared to Deus Ex Mankind Divided official system requirements.

GeForce GTX 1070
minimum GeForce GTX 660
recommended GeForce GTX 970

FPS tests

Real world test results of Deus Ex Mankind Divided on GeForce GTX 1070.

low / 720p
155
 
medium / 768p
134
 
high / 1080p
78
 
ultra / 1080p
43
 
4k / 2160p
27
 

Dishonored 2

2016

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 1070 performance compared to Dishonored 2 official system requirements.

GeForce GTX 1070
minimum GeForce GTX 660
recommended Radeon RX 480

FPS tests

Real world test results of Dishonored 2 on GeForce GTX 1070.

high / 1080p
91
 
ultra / 1080p
81
 
4k / 2160p
38
 

Doom

2016

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 1070 performance compared to Doom official system requirements.

GeForce GTX 1070
minimum Radeon HD 7870
recommended GeForce GTX 970

FPS tests

Real world test results of Doom on GeForce GTX 1070.

ultra / 1080p
132
 
4k / 2160p
51
 

Far Cry Primal

2016

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 1070 performance compared to Far Cry Primal official system requirements.

GeForce GTX 1070
minimum Radeon HD 5770
recommended GeForce GTX 780

FPS tests

Real world test results of Far Cry Primal on GeForce GTX 1070.

low / 720p
158
 
medium / 1080p
129
 
high / 1080p
114
 
ultra / 1080p
92
 
4k / 2160p
40
 

Rise of the Tomb Raider

2016

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 1070 performance compared to Rise of the Tomb Raider official system requirements.

GeForce GTX 1070
minimum GeForce GTX 650
recommended GeForce GTX 970

FPS tests

Real world test results of Rise of the Tomb Raider on GeForce GTX 1070.

ultra / 1080p
98
 
4k / 2160p
41
 

The Division

2016

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 1070 performance compared to The Division official system requirements.

GeForce GTX 1070
minimum Radeon HD 7770
recommended GeForce GTX 970

FPS tests

Real world test results of The Division on GeForce GTX 1070.

ultra / 1080p
83
 
4k / 2160p
41
 

Titanfall 2

2016

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 1070 performance compared to Titanfall 2 official system requirements.

GeForce GTX 1070
minimum GeForce GTX 660
recommended Radeon RX 480

FPS tests

Real world test results of Titanfall 2 on GeForce GTX 1070.

ultra / 1080p
122
 
4k / 2160p
46
 

Watch Dogs 2

2016

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 1070 performance compared to Watch Dogs 2 official system requirements.

GeForce GTX 1070
minimum GeForce GTX 660
recommended GeForce GTX 780

FPS tests

Real world test results of Watch Dogs 2 on GeForce GTX 1070.

high / 1080p
95
 
ultra / 1080p
63
 
4k / 2160p
37
 

XCOM 2

2016

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 1070 performance compared to XCOM 2 official system requirements.

GeForce GTX 1070
minimum Radeon HD 5770
recommended Radeon HD 7970

FPS tests

Real world test results of XCOM 2 on GeForce GTX 1070.

ultra / 1080p
44
 
4k / 2160p
26
 

Fallout 4

2015

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 1070 performance compared to Fallout 4 official system requirements.

GeForce GTX 1070
minimum GeForce GTX 550 Ti
recommended GeForce GTX 780

FPS tests

Real world test results of Fallout 4 on GeForce GTX 1070.

ultra / 1080p
111
 
4k / 2160p
46
 

Just Cause 3

2015

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 1070 performance compared to Just Cause 3 official system requirements.

GeForce GTX 1070
minimum Radeon HD 7870
recommended GeForce GTX 780

FPS tests

Real world test results of Just Cause 3 on GeForce GTX 1070.

high / 1080p
133
 
ultra / 1080p
114
 
4k / 2160p
51
 

Star Wars Battlefront

2015

FPS tests

Real world test results of Star Wars Battlefront on GeForce GTX 1070.

ultra / 1080p
143
 
4k / 2160p
55
 

The Witcher 3

2015

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 1070 performance compared to The Witcher 3 official system requirements.

GeForce GTX 1070
minimum GeForce GTX 660
recommended GeForce GTX 770

FPS tests

Real world test results of The Witcher 3 on GeForce GTX 1070.

high / 1080p
123
 
ultra / 1080p
64
 
4k / 2160p
44
 

World of Warships

2015

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 1070 performance compared to World of Warships official system requirements.

GeForce GTX 1070
minimum HD Graphics 4000
recommended GeForce GTX 550 Ti

FPS tests

Real world test results of World of Warships on GeForce GTX 1070.

ultra / 1080p
163
 
4k / 2160p
100
 

Dragon Age: Inquisition

2014

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 1070 performance compared to Dragon Age: Inquisition official system requirements.

GeForce GTX 1070
minimum GeForce 8800 GT
recommended GeForce GTX 660

FPS tests

Real world test results of Dragon Age: Inquisition on GeForce GTX 1070.

ultra / 1080p
105
 

Battlefield 4

2013

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 1070 performance compared to Battlefield 4 official system requirements.

GeForce GTX 1070
minimum GeForce 8800 GT
recommended GeForce GTX 660

FPS tests

Real world test results of Battlefield 4 on GeForce GTX 1070.

ultra / 1080p
150
 
4k / 2160p
72
 

Crysis 3

2013

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 1070 performance compared to Crysis 3 official system requirements.

GeForce GTX 1070
minimum GeForce GTS 450
recommended Radeon HD 5870

FPS tests

Real world test results of Crysis 3 on GeForce GTX 1070.

ultra / 1080p
82
 

Tomb Raider

2013

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 1070 performance compared to Tomb Raider official system requirements.

GeForce GTX 1070
minimum GeForce 8800 GT
recommended Radeon HD 5870

FPS tests

Real world test results of Tomb Raider on GeForce GTX 1070.

ultra / 1080p
213
 

Relative perfomance

Overall GeForce GTX 1070 performance compared to its nearest competitors. All GPU types participate.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to GeForce GTX 1070 from AMD is Radeon R9 FURY X, which is slower by 3% and lower by 9 positions in our rating.

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