NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 SLI: specs and benchmarks

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 SLI

Summary

NVIDIA started GeForce GTX 1070 SLI sales 16 August 2016. This is high-end Pascal architecture desktop card based on 16 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at gamers. 2x 8 GB of GDDR5 memory clocked at 8 GHz are supplied.

No additional power connector is required, and power consumption is at 300 Watt.

It provides outstanding gaming and benchmark performance at 86.49 percent of a leader's which is NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 SLI Mobile.

General info

Of GeForce GTX 1070 SLI's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
Pascal
 
Code name
Pascal GP104 SLI
 
Type
Desktop
 
Release date
16 August 2016
 

Technical specs

GeForce GTX 1070 SLI'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 SLI's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
3840
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Core clock speed
1506 MHz
 
Boost Clock
1683 MHz
 
Transistor count
14400 Million
 
Manufacturing process technology
16 nm
 
Power consumption (TDP)
300 Watt
 
of 900 (Tesla S2050)

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on GeForce GTX 1070 SLI: 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
2x 8 GB
 
Memory bus width
2x 256 Bit
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Memory clock speed
8000 MHz
 
Shared memory
-
 

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on GeForce GTX 1070 SLI.
G-SYNC support
+
 

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by GeForce GTX 1070 SLI. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
3D Vision
+
 
GPU Boost
+
 
VR Ready
+
 
CUDA
+
 
SLI
+
 
GeForce Experience
+
 
Surround
+
 
Multi-Projection
+
 
Multi Monitor
+
 
Adaptive Vertical Sync
+
 

API support

APIs supported by GeForce GTX 1070 SLI, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
DirectX 12 (FL 12_1)
 
Vulkan
+
 

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of GeForce GTX 1070 SLI. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

86.49

3DMark Ice Storm GPU

373694

3DMark Cloud Gate GPU

140180

3DMark Fire Strike Score

21076

3DMark Fire Strike Graphics

34226

3DMark 11 Performance GPU

42691

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good GeForce GTX 1070 SLI 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.

Relative perfomance

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

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to GeForce GTX 1070 SLI from AMD is Radeon VII, which is slower by 16% and lower by 9 positions in our rating.

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