NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Mobile vs RTX 2070 Max-Q
Comparison of GeForce GTX 1070 Mobile and GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q architecture, market type and release date.
GeForce GTX 1070 Mobile and GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q'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 RTX 2070 Max-Q'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
Compatibility, dimensions and requirements
Information on GeForce GTX 1070 Mobile and GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q 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
Supplementary power connectors
Parameters of memory installed on GeForce GTX 1070 Mobile and GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q: 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
Video outputs and ports
Types and number of video connectors present on GeForce GTX 1070 Mobile and GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q.
DP 1.42, HDMI 2.0b, Dual Link-DVI
Multi monitor support
Technological solutions and APIs supported by GeForce GTX 1070 Mobile and GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
APIs supported by GeForce GTX 1070 Mobile and GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q, sometimes including their particular versions.
Non-gaming benchmarks performance of GeForce GTX 1070 Mobile and GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
GTX 1070 Mobile 59.01
RTX 2070 Max-Q 59.01
3DMark Ice Storm GPU
GTX 1070 Mobile 338057
RTX 2070 Max-Q 400414 +18.4%
3DMark Cloud Gate GPU
GTX 1070 Mobile 101041 +12.6%
RTX 2070 Max-Q 89768
3DMark Fire Strike Score
GTX 1070 Mobile 13798
RTX 2070 Max-Q 15225 +10.3%
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
GTX 1070 Mobile 17237 +1.7%
RTX 2070 Max-Q 16956
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
GTX 1070 Mobile 22576 +3.3%
RTX 2070 Max-Q 21860
3DMark Vantage Performance
GTX 1070 Mobile 34389
RTX 2070 Max-Q 48510 +41.1%
Let's see how good GeForce GTX 1070 Mobile and GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.
Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Mobile
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)
SLI (Scalable Link Interface - a technology for uniting several NVIDIA GPUs processing power in one PC)
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)
GameStream (streams data between the PC and NVIDIA SHIELD device attached to a TV. Basically allows using the PC as a gaming console)
Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q
Much newer (29 January 2019 vs 15 August 2016)
More pipelines (2304 vs 2048)
Finer manufacturing process technology (12 vs 16 nm)
Less power hungry (90 vs 150 watts)
So, GTX 1070 Mobile or RTX 2070 Max-Q?
Technical City couldn't decide between NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Mobile and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q. The differences in performance seem too small.
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