NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Max-Q: specs and benchmarks

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Max-Q

Summary

NVIDIA started GeForce GTX 1070 Max-Q sales 27 June 2017. This is Pascal architecture notebook card based on 16 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at gamers. 8 GB of GDDR5 memory clocked at 8.01 GHz are supplied, and together with 256 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 256.3 GB/s.

Compatibility-wise, this is card attached via PCIe 3.0 x16 interface. Power consumption is at 115 Watt.

It provides good gaming and benchmark performance at 49.15 percent of a leader's which is NVIDIA TITAN V.

General info

Of GeForce GTX 1070 Max-Q's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
Pascal
 
Code name
GP104
 
Type
Laptop
 
Release date
27 June 2017
 

Technical specs

GeForce GTX 1070 Max-Q'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 Max-Q's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
2048
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Core clock speed
1215 MHz
 
Boost Clock
1379 MHz
 
Transistor count
7,200 million
 
of 21100
Manufacturing process technology
16 nm
 
Power consumption (TDP)
115 Watt
 
of 900 (Tesla S2050)
Texture fill rate
176.5
 
of 512 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Floating-point performance
5,648 gflops
 
of 16384 (Radeon Pro Duo)

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on GeForce GTX 1070 Max-Q's compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. For notebook video cards it's notebook size, connection slot and bus, if the video card is inserted into a slot instead of being soldered to the notebook motherboard.
Laptop size
large
 
Interface
PCIe 3.0 x16
 
Supplementary power connectors
None
 

Memory specs

Parameters of memory installed on GeForce GTX 1070 Max-Q: 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
 
of 32
Memory bus width
256 Bit
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Memory clock speed
8008 MHz
 
of 14000
Memory bandwidth
256.3 GB/s
 
of 1024 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Shared memory
-
 

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on GeForce GTX 1070 Max-Q.
Display Connectors
No outputs
 
G-SYNC support
+
 

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by GeForce GTX 1070 Max-Q. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
VR Ready
+
 
Multi-Projection
+
 
Multi Monitor
+
 

API support

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

Video card benchmarks performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of GeForce GTX 1070 Max-Q. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
46.48
 
 
3DMark Ice Storm GPU
332816
 
3DMark Cloud Gate GPU
98051
 
3DMark Fire Strike Score
12497
 
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
14663
 
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
18687
 
Passmark
6950
 

Game benchmarks (in FPS)

Let's see how good GeForce GTX 1070 Max-Q is for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS, while overall gaming performance is a number in 0-100 range, and the older the game, the less impact it has on the overall grade.
Overall gaming performance
0.72
 
 
Games benchmarked by notebookcheck.net
Far Cry 5 (2018)
high / 1080p
79
 
ultra / 1080p
75
 
Fortnite (2018)
high / 1080p
122
 
ultra / 1080p
101
 
Kingdom Come: Deliverance (2018)
high / 1080p
70
 
ultra / 1080p
53
 
Assassin´s Creed Origins (2017)
low / 720p
63
 
medium / 1080p
53
 
high / 1080p
71
 
ultra / 1080p
61
 
Ghost Recon Wildlands (2017)
low / 720p
148
 
medium / 1080p
86
 
high / 1080p
79
 
ultra / 1080p
44
 
4k / 2160p
29
 
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) (2017)
low / 720p
109
 
medium / 1080p
94
 
high / 1080p
116
 
ultra / 1080p
79
 
4k / 2160p
22
 
Resident Evil 7 (2017)
high / 1080p
138
 
ultra / 1080p
116
 
4k / 2160p
39
 
Star Wars Battlefront 2 (2017)
high / 1080p
89
 
ultra / 1080p
76
 
Battlefield 1 (BF1) (2016)
high / 1080p
107
 
ultra / 1080p
97
 
4k / 2160p
39
 
Deus Ex Mankind Divided (2016)
high / 1080p
71
 
ultra / 1080p
39
 
4k / 2160p
25
 
Dishonored 2 (2016)
high / 1080p
80
 
ultra / 1080p
71
 
Doom (2016)
high / 1080p
115
 
ultra / 1080p
109
 
4k / 2160p
44
 
Far Cry Primal (2016)
high / 1080p
92
 
ultra / 1080p
76
 
4k / 2160p
34
 
Mirror's Edge Catalyst (2016)
high / 1080p
87
 
ultra / 1080p
79
 
4k / 2160p
32
 
Overwatch (2016)
ultra / 1080p
136
 
4k / 2160p
70
 
Rise of the Tomb Raider (2016)
low / 768p
203
 
medium / 768p
166
 
high / 1080p
98
 
ultra / 1080p
82
 
4k / 2160p
35
 
The Division (2016)
high / 1080p
86
 
ultra / 1080p
69
 
4k / 2160p
34
 
Titanfall 2 (2016)
high / 1080p
118
 
ultra / 1080p
104
 
4k / 2160p
37
 
Watch Dogs 2 (2016)
high / 1080p
70
 
ultra / 1080p
53
 
4k / 2160p
28
 
Fallout 4 (2015)
ultra / 1080p
88
 
4k / 2160p
34
 
Rainbow Six Siege (2015)
high / 1080p
165
 
ultra / 1080p
144
 
4k / 2160p
54
 
The Witcher 3 (2015)
low / 768p
233
 
medium / 768p
165
 
high / 1080p
95
 
ultra / 1080p
51
 
4k / 2160p
35
 
Tomb Raider (2013)
low / 768p
443
 
medium / 768p
408
 
high / 768p
355
 
ultra / 1080p
182
 

Relative perfomance

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

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to GeForce GTX 1070 Max-Q from AMD is Radeon RX 470 Mobile, which is slower by 15% and lower by 22 positions in our rating.

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