NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 SLI Mobile vs 3 Go
Comparison of GeForce GTX 1070 SLI Mobile and GeForce 3 Go architecture, market type and release date.
GeForce GTX 1070 SLI Mobile and GeForce 3 Go'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 GeForce 3 Go's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
/ Pixel- / Vertexshader
Core clock speed
Manufacturing process technology
Power consumption (TDP)
Compatibility, dimensions and requirements
Information on GeForce GTX 1070 SLI Mobile and GeForce 3 Go 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.
Parameters of memory installed on GeForce GTX 1070 SLI Mobile and GeForce 3 Go: 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
32 / 64 / 128 Bit
Memory clock speed
Video outputs and ports
Types and number of video connectors present on GeForce GTX 1070 SLI Mobile and GeForce 3 Go.
Technological solutions and APIs supported by GeForce GTX 1070 SLI Mobile and GeForce 3 Go. 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 GeForce 3 Go, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX 12 (FL 12_1)
Let's see how good GeForce GTX 1070 SLI Mobile and GeForce 3 Go 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 1 February 2002)
Wider memory bus (256 vs 32 bit)
Finer manufacturing process technology (16 vs 150 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 GeForce 3 Go
We are unaware of any advantages of NVIDIA GeForce 3 Go over NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 SLI Mobile.
So, GTX 1070 SLI Mobile or 3 Go?
Judging by the results of synthetic and gaming tests, Technical City recommends NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 SLI Mobile.
Should you still have questions on choice between GeForce GTX 1070 SLI Mobile and GeForce 3 Go, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.