NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Mobile vs 1060 Mobile
Comparison of GeForce GTX 1070 Mobile and GeForce GTX 1060 Mobile architecture, market type and release date.
GeForce GTX 1070 Mobile and GeForce GTX 1060 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 Mobile and GeForce GTX 1060 Mobile's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Core clock speed
Manufacturing process technology
Power consumption (TDP)
Maximum GPU temperature
Texture fill rate
210.6 GTexel / s
133.6 GTexel / s
Compatibility, dimensions and requirements
Information on GeForce GTX 1070 Mobile and GeForce GTX 1060 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.
PCIe 3.0 x16
PCIe 3.0 x16
Parameters of memory installed on GeForce GTX 1070 Mobile and GeForce GTX 1060 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.
Maximum RAM amount
Memory bus width
Memory clock speed
256 GB / s
192 GB / s
Video outputs and ports
Types and number of video connectors present on GeForce GTX 1070 Mobile and GeForce GTX 1060 Mobile.
DP 1.42, HDMI 2.0b, Dual Link-DVI
DP 1.43, HDMI 2.0b, Dual Link-DVI
Multi monitor support
Technological solutions and APIs supported by GeForce GTX 1070 Mobile and GeForce GTX 1060 Mobile. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
APIs supported by GeForce GTX 1070 Mobile and GeForce GTX 1060 Mobile, sometimes including their particular versions.
Non-gaming benchmarks performance of GeForce GTX 1070 Mobile and GeForce GTX 1060 Mobile. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
GTX 1070 Mobile 50.58 +24%
GTX 1060 Mobile 40.78
3DMark Ice Storm GPU
GTX 1070 Mobile 338057 +13.3%
GTX 1060 Mobile 298378
3DMark Cloud Gate GPU
GTX 1070 Mobile 101041 +35.4%
GTX 1060 Mobile 74605
3DMark Fire Strike Score
GTX 1070 Mobile 13798 +41.7%
GTX 1060 Mobile 9739
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
GTX 1070 Mobile 17237 +49.1%
GTX 1060 Mobile 11558
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
GTX 1070 Mobile 22576 +53.7%
GTX 1060 Mobile 14693
3DMark Vantage Performance
GTX 1070 Mobile 34389 +0.8%
GTX 1060 Mobile 34127
GTX 1070 Mobile 9539 +24%
GTX 1060 Mobile 7690
Let's see how good GeForce GTX 1070 Mobile and GeForce GTX 1060 Mobile are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.
Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Mobile
24% faster in synthetic tests
Wider memory bus (256 vs 192 bit)
More pipelines (2048 vs 1280)
Higher memory bandwidth (256 vs 192 GB/s)
SLI (Scalable Link Interface - a technology for uniting several NVIDIA GPUs processing power in one PC)
Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Mobile
Cheaper ($237.11 vs $389.99)
Less power hungry (120 vs 150 watts)
So, GTX 1070 Mobile or 1060 Mobile?
Judging by the results of synthetic and gaming tests, Technical City recommends NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Mobile.
Should you still have questions on choice between GeForce GTX 1070 Mobile and GeForce GTX 1060 Mobile, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.