NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 SLI Mobile vs 1080 Mobile
Comparison of GeForce GTX 1080 SLI Mobile and GeForce GTX 1080 Mobile architecture, market type and release date.
GeForce GTX 1080 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 1080 SLI Mobile and GeForce GTX 1080 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
Compatibility, dimensions and requirements
Information on GeForce GTX 1080 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.
PCIe 3.0 x16
Parameters of memory installed on GeForce GTX 1080 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.
Maximum RAM amount
2x 8 GB
Memory bus width
Memory clock speed
Video outputs and ports
Types and number of video connectors present on GeForce GTX 1080 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.
DP 1.42, HDMI 2.0b, DL-DVI
Multi monitor support
Technological solutions and APIs supported by GeForce GTX 1080 SLI Mobile and GeForce GTX 1080 Mobile. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
Adaptive Vertical Sync
APIs supported by GeForce GTX 1080 SLI Mobile and GeForce GTX 1080 Mobile, sometimes including their particular versions.
Non-gaming benchmarks performance of GeForce GTX 1080 SLI Mobile and GeForce GTX 1080 Mobile. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
GTX 1080 SLI Mobile 85.90 +15.7%
GTX 1080 Mobile 74.22
3DMark Ice Storm GPU
GTX 1080 SLI Mobile 443627 +8.5%
GTX 1080 Mobile 409018
3DMark Cloud Gate GPU
GTX 1080 SLI Mobile 172848 +36.4%
GTX 1080 Mobile 126690
3DMark Fire Strike Score
GTX 1080 SLI Mobile 22106 +28.4%
GTX 1080 Mobile 17223
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
GTX 1080 SLI Mobile 39902 +86.5%
GTX 1080 Mobile 21394
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
GTX 1080 SLI Mobile 49645 +74%
GTX 1080 Mobile 28527
3DMark Vantage Performance
GTX 1080 SLI Mobile 55056 +12.6%
GTX 1080 Mobile 48874
Let's see how good GeForce GTX 1080 SLI Mobile and GeForce GTX 1080 Mobile are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.
Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 SLI Mobile
15.7% faster in synthetic tests
More pipelines (5120 vs 2560)
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
Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Mobile
So, GTX 1080 SLI Mobile or 1080 Mobile?
Judging by the results of synthetic and gaming tests, Technical City recommends NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 SLI Mobile.
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