NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 SLI Mobile vs 1080 Mobile

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 SLI Mobile
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Mobile

General info

Comparison of GeForce GTX 1070 SLI Mobile and GeForce GTX 1080 Mobile architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
49.02
 
31.27
Architecture
Pascal
 
Pascal
Code name
Pascal GP104 SLI
 
GP104
Type
Laptop
 
Laptop
Release date
16 August 2016
 
15 August 2016
Launch price (MSRP)
no data
 
$499.99
Price now
$524
 
$650

Technical specs

GeForce GTX 1070 SLI Mobile and GeForce GTX 1080 Mobile'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 GTX 1080 Mobile's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
4096
 
2560
CUDA cores
no data
 
2560
Core clock speed
1443 MHz
 
1607 MHz
Boost Clock
1645 MHz
 
1771 MHz
Transistor count
14400 Million
 
7,200 million
Manufacturing process technology
16 nm
 
16 nm
Power consumption (TDP)
no data
 
180 Watt
Maximum GPU temperature
no data
 
94 °C
Texture fill rate
no data
 
283.4
Floating-point performance
no data
 
9,068 gflops

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on GeForce GTX 1070 SLI Mobile and GeForce GTX 1080 Mobile 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
 
large
Bus support
no data
 
PCIe 3.0
Interface
no data
 
PCIe 3.0 x16

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on GeForce GTX 1070 SLI Mobile and GeForce GTX 1080 Mobile: 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
 
GDDR5
Maximum RAM amount
2x 8 GB
 
8 GB
Memory bus width
256 Bit
 
256 Bit
Memory clock speed
8000 MHz
 
10 GB/s
Memory bandwidth
no data
 
320 GB/s
Shared memory
-
 
-

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on GeForce GTX 1070 SLI Mobile and GeForce GTX 1080 Mobile. As a rule, this section is relevant only for desktop reference video cards, since for notebook ones the availability of certain video outputs depends on the laptop model.
Display Connectors
no data
 
No outputs
Display Connectors
no data
 
DP 1.42, HDMI 2.0b, DL-DVI
Multi monitor support
no data
 
+
G-SYNC support
+
 
+

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by GeForce GTX 1070 SLI Mobile and GeForce GTX 1080 Mobile. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
3D Vision
+
 
+
GPU Boost
+
 
3.0
VR Ready
+
 
+
CUDA
+
 
+
SLI
+
 
+
GeForce Experience
+
 
no data
Surround
+
 
no data
Multi-Projection
+
 
+
Multi Monitor
+
 
+
Ansel
no data
 
+
Adaptive Vertical Sync
+
 
no data
Virtual Reality
no data
 
+
ShadowWorks
no data
 
+

API support

APIs supported by GeForce GTX 1070 SLI Mobile and GeForce GTX 1080 Mobile, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
DirectX 12_1
 
12 (12_1)
OpenGL
no data
 
4.5
Vulkan
+
 
+

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of GeForce GTX 1070 SLI Mobile and GeForce GTX 1080 Mobile. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

GTX 1070 SLI Mobile 93.78 +26.4%
GTX 1080 Mobile 74.22

3DMark Cloud Gate GPU

GTX 1070 SLI Mobile 152370 +20.3%
GTX 1080 Mobile 126690

3DMark Fire Strike Score

GTX 1070 SLI Mobile 20816 +20.9%
GTX 1080 Mobile 17223

3DMark Fire Strike Graphics

GTX 1070 SLI Mobile 32969 +54.1%
GTX 1080 Mobile 21394

3DMark 11 Performance GPU

GTX 1070 SLI Mobile 42910 +50.4%
GTX 1080 Mobile 28527

3DMark Vantage Performance

GTX 1070 SLI Mobile 56476 +15.6%
GTX 1080 Mobile 48874

Gaming performance

Let's see how good GeForce GTX 1070 SLI Mobile and GeForce GTX 1080 Mobile are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.

Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 SLI Mobile

26.4% faster in synthetic tests
More pipelines (4096 vs 2560)
GeForce Experience (software suite built to manage NVIDIA GPU parameters, and to record and stream game video)
Surround
GPU Boost 2.0 (increases NVIDIA GPU voltage and frequency when there's a temperature headroom. Similar to AMD PowerTune)
Adaptive Vertical Sync

Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Mobile

ShadowWorks
DirectX 12
Virtual Reality
Ansel

So, GTX 1070 SLI Mobile or 1080 Mobile?

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 GTX 1080 Mobile, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.

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