NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 SLI: specs and benchmarks

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 SLI

Summary

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 82.20 percent of a leader's which is NVIDIA TITAN V.

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
n/d
 

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
 
of 21100
Manufacturing process technology
16 nm
 
Power consumption (TDP)
300 Watt
 
of 900 (Tesla S2050)

Memory specs

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
 
of 32
Memory bus width
2x 256 Bit
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Memory clock speed
8000 MHz
 
of 14000
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
12 (FL 12_1)
 
Vulkan
+
 

Video card benchmarks 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
85.64
 
 
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 (in FPS)

Let's see how good GeForce GTX 1070 SLI 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
1.00
 
 
Games benchmarked by notebookcheck.net
Ark Survival Evolved (2017)
low / 720p
121
 
medium / 1080p
85
 
high / 1080p
82
 
ultra / 1080p
62
 
4k / 2160p
27
 
Assassin´s Creed Origins (2017)
low / 720p
75
 
medium / 1080p
72
 
high / 1080p
70
 
ultra / 1080p
61
 
4k / 2160p
31
 
Destiny 2 (2017)
low / 720p
121
 
medium / 1080p
119
 
high / 1080p
124
 
ultra / 1080p
121
 
4k / 2160p
58
 
Ghost Recon Wildlands (2017)
low / 720p
160
 
medium / 1080p
122
 
high / 1080p
109
 
ultra / 1080p
69
 
4k / 2160p
57
 
Resident Evil 7 (2017)
low / 720p
282
 
medium / 1080p
233
 
high / 1080p
175
 
ultra / 1080p
156
 
4k / 2160p
53
 
Battlefield 1 (BF1) (2016)
low / 720p
185
 
medium / 768p
165
 
high / 1080p
150
 
ultra / 1080p
139
 
4k / 2160p
68
 
Deus Ex Mankind Divided (2016)
low / 720p
79
 
medium / 768p
77
 
high / 1080p
69
 
ultra / 1080p
67
 
4k / 2160p
48
 
Dishonored 2 (2016)
low / 720p
109
 
medium / 768p
105
 
high / 1080p
101
 
ultra / 1080p
81
 
4k / 2160p
62
 
Far Cry Primal (2016)
low / 720p
72
 
medium / 1080p
66
 
high / 1080p
61
 
ultra / 1080p
58
 
4k / 2160p
64
 
The Division (2016)
low / 720p
201
 
medium / 768p
170
 
high / 1080p
132
 
ultra / 1080p
118
 
4k / 2160p
66
 
Watch Dogs 2 (2016)
low / 720p
121
 
medium / 768p
112
 
high / 1080p
103
 
ultra / 1080p
89
 
4k / 2160p
60
 

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 R9 390 X2, which is faster by 12% and higher by 4 positions in our rating.

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