NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 SLI Mobile vs Edge 3D 2120XL
Comparison of GeForce GTX 1070 SLI Mobile and Edge 3D 2120XL architecture, market type and release date.
GeForce GTX 1070 SLI Mobile and Edge 3D 2120XL'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 Mobile and Edge 3D 2120XL's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Core clock speed
Manufacturing process technology
Texture fill rate
60.0 MTexel / s
Compatibility, dimensions and requirements
Information on GeForce GTX 1070 SLI Mobile and Edge 3D 2120XL 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). 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.
Supplementary power connectors
Parameters of memory installed on GeForce GTX 1070 SLI Mobile and Edge 3D 2120XL: 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.
Maximum RAM amount
2x 8 GB
Memory bus width
2x 256 Bit
Memory clock speed
240.0 MB / s
Video outputs and ports
Types and number of video connectors present on GeForce GTX 1070 SLI Mobile and Edge 3D 2120XL.
Technological solutions and APIs supported by GeForce GTX 1070 SLI Mobile and Edge 3D 2120XL. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
Adaptive Vertical Sync
APIs supported by GeForce GTX 1070 SLI Mobile and Edge 3D 2120XL, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX 12 (FL 12_1)
N / A
Let's see how good GeForce GTX 1070 SLI Mobile and Edge 3D 2120XL are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.
Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 SLI Mobile
9230.6% faster (about 93.5 times) in synthetic tests
Much newer (16 August 2016 vs 30 September 1995)
Wider memory bus (256 vs 32 bit)
Finer manufacturing process technology (16 vs 500 nm)
G-SYNC (removes screen tearing by telling the display when to renew the image. Only works with G-SYNC compatible displays)
Vulkan (a contemporary API for graphics acceleration, based on now-discontinued Mantle)
CUDA (Compute Unified Device Architecture - an API for video card computing power usage in tasks different from 3D graphics processing. Can be used for physics simulation for instance)
PhysX (hardware acceleration of physical simulation engine named PhysX)
GeForce Experience (software suite built to manage NVIDIA GPU parameters, and to record and stream game video)
GPU Boost 2.0 (increases NVIDIA GPU voltage and frequency when there's a temperature headroom. Similar to AMD PowerTune)
Adaptive Vertical Sync
SLI (Scalable Link Interface - a technology for uniting several NVIDIA GPUs processing power in one PC)
3D Vision Surround
Advantages of NVIDIA Edge 3D 2120XL
We are unaware of any advantages of NVIDIA Edge 3D 2120XL over NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 SLI Mobile.
So, GTX 1070 SLI Mobile or Edge 3D 2120XL?
Judging by the results of synthetic and gaming tests, Technical City recommends NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 SLI Mobile.
Be aware that GeForce GTX 1070 SLI Mobile is a notebook card while Edge 3D 2120XL is a desktop one.
Should you still have questions on choice between GeForce GTX 1070 SLI Mobile and Edge 3D 2120XL, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.