NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Mobile: specs and benchmarks

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Mobile

Summary

NVIDIA started GeForce GTX 1080 Mobile sales 15 August 2016 at a recommended price of $499.99. This is high-end Pascal architecture notebook card based on 16 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at gamers. 8 GB of GDDR5 memory clocked at 10 GB/s are supplied, and together with 256 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 320 GB/s.

Compatibility-wise, this is card attached via PCIe 3.0 x16 interface. 8-pin power connector is required, and power consumption is at 180 Watt.

It provides good gaming and benchmark performance at 72.28 percent of a leader's which is NVIDIA TITAN V.

General info

Of GeForce GTX 1080 Mobile's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Perfomance to price
61.44
 
Architecture
Pascal
 
Code name
GP104B
 
Type
Laptop
 
Release date
15 August 2016
 
Launch price (MSRP)
$499.99
 
of 14999 (Quadro Plex 7000)
Price
$469
 
of 4095.95 (Quadro P6000)

Technical specs

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 Mobile's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
2560
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
CUDA cores
2560
 
Core clock speed
1607 MHz
 
Boost Clock
1746 MHz
 
Transistor count
7,200 million
 
of 21100
Manufacturing process technology
16 nm
 
Power consumption (TDP)
180 Watt
 
of 900 (Tesla S2050)
Maximum GPU temperature
94 °C
 
Texture fill rate
283.4
 
of 512 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Floating-point performance
9,068 gflops
 
of 16384 (Radeon Pro Duo)

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on GeForce GTX 1080 Mobile's 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
 
Bus support
PCIe 3.0
 
Interface
PCIe 3.0 x16
 

Memory specs

Parameters of memory installed on 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
 
Maximum RAM amount
8 GB
 
of 32
Memory bus width
256 Bit
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Memory clock speed
10 GB/s
 
of 14000
Memory bandwidth
320 GB/s
 
of 1024 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Shared memory
-
 

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on GeForce GTX 1080 Mobile.
Display Connectors
No outputs
 
Display Connectors
DP 1.42, HDMI 2.0b, DL-DVI
 
Multi monitor support
+
 
G-SYNC support
+
 

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by 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
+
 
Multi-Projection
+
 
Multi Monitor
+
 
Ansel
+
 
Virtual Reality
+
 
ShadowWorks
+
 

API support

APIs supported by GeForce GTX 1080 Mobile, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12.0 (12_1)
 
OpenGL
4.5
 
of 4.6
Vulkan
+
 

Video card benchmarks performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of GeForce GTX 1080 Mobile. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
70.99
 
 
3DMark Ice Storm GPU
409018
 
3DMark Cloud Gate GPU
127933
 
3DMark Fire Strike Score
17160
 
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
21422
 
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
28458
 
3DMark Vantage Performance
48874
 
Unigine Heaven 3.0
225
 

Game benchmarks (in FPS)

Let's see how good GeForce GTX 1080 Mobile is for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS, while overall gaming performance is a number in 0-100 range, and the older the game, the less impact it has on the overall grade.
Overall gaming performance
0.65
 
 
Games benchmarked by notebookcheck.net
Far Cry 5 (2018)
low / 720p
102
 
medium / 1080p
91
 
high / 1080p
117
 
ultra / 1080p
108
 
4k / 2160p
40
 
Fortnite (2018)
low / 720p
214
 
medium / 1080p
143
 
high / 1080p
201
 
ultra / 1080p
150
 
4k / 2160p
42
 
Kingdom Come: Deliverance (2018)
low / 720p
113
 
medium / 1080p
97
 
high / 1080p
102
 
ultra / 1080p
77
 
4k / 2160p
26
 
Ark Survival Evolved (2017)
low / 720p
119
 
medium / 1080p
88
 
high / 1080p
63
 
ultra / 1080p
45
 
4k / 2160p
16
 
Assassin´s Creed Origins (2017)
low / 720p
87
 
medium / 1080p
80
 
high / 1080p
92
 
ultra / 1080p
80
 
4k / 2160p
39
 
Destiny 2 (2017)
low / 720p
144
 
medium / 1080p
143
 
high / 1080p
154
 
ultra / 1080p
139
 
4k / 2160p
38
 
Ghost Recon Wildlands (2017)
high / 1080p
102
 
ultra / 1080p
61
 
4k / 2160p
41
 
Mass Effect Andromeda (2017)
ultra / 1080p
65
 
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) (2017)
high / 1080p
115
 
ultra / 1080p
91
 
4k / 2160p
33
 
Resident Evil 7 (2017)
low / 720p
463
 
medium / 1080p
353
 
high / 1080p
205
 
ultra / 1080p
165
 
4k / 2160p
57
 
Star Wars Battlefront 2 (2017)
low / 720p
173
 
medium / 1080p
137
 
high / 1080p
138
 
ultra / 1080p
118
 
4k / 2160p
41
 
Battlefield 1 (BF1) (2016)
high / 1080p
154
 
ultra / 1080p
137
 
4k / 2160p
59
 
Civilization VI (2016)
ultra / 1080p
83
 
Deus Ex Mankind Divided (2016)
low / 720p
121
 
medium / 768p
113
 
high / 1080p
101
 
ultra / 1080p
55
 
4k / 2160p
35
 
Dishonored 2 (2016)
high / 1080p
106
 
ultra / 1080p
86
 
4k / 2160p
52
 
Doom (2016)
low / 720p
180
 
medium / 768p
170
 
high / 1080p
146
 
ultra / 1080p
144
 
4k / 2160p
66
 
Far Cry Primal (2016)
low / 720p
157
 
medium / 1080p
138
 
high / 1080p
125
 
ultra / 1080p
107
 
4k / 2160p
49
 
Mirror's Edge Catalyst (2016)
high / 1080p
131
 
ultra / 1080p
121
 
4k / 2160p
47
 
Overwatch (2016)
high / 1080p
287
 
ultra / 1080p
195
 
4k / 2160p
104
 
Rise of the Tomb Raider (2016)
low / 768p
210
 
medium / 768p
166
 
high / 1080p
133
 
ultra / 1080p
115
 
4k / 2160p
50
 
The Division (2016)
low / 720p
259
 
medium / 768p
202
 
high / 1080p
125
 
ultra / 1080p
99
 
4k / 2160p
49
 
Titanfall 2 (2016)
high / 1080p
144
 
ultra / 1080p
135
 
4k / 2160p
58
 
Watch Dogs 2 (2016)
high / 1080p
105
 
ultra / 1080p
74
 
4k / 2160p
41
 
XCOM 2 (2016)
high / 1080p
95
 
ultra / 1080p
51
 
4k / 2160p
31
 
Fallout 4 (2015)
high / 1080p
141
 
ultra / 1080p
124
 
4k / 2160p
53
 
GTA V (2015)
low / 768p
171
 
medium / 768p
163
 
high / 1080p
130
 
ultra / 1080p
107
 
4k / 2160p
76
 
Just Cause 3 (2015)
high / 1080p
105
 
ultra / 1080p
113
 
4k / 2160p
59
 
Rainbow Six Siege (2015)
high / 1080p
226
 
ultra / 1080p
203
 
4k / 2160p
82
 
The Witcher 3 (2015)
low / 768p
230
 
medium / 768p
181
 
high / 1080p
142
 
ultra / 1080p
74
 
4k / 2160p
51
 
Sims 4 (2014)
high / 1080p
173
 
ultra / 1080p
141
 
Battlefield 4 (2013)
ultra / 1080p
172
 
4k / 2160p
90
 
Crysis 3 (2013)
ultra / 1080p
99
 
Tomb Raider (2013)
ultra / 1080p
247
 
Diablo III (2012)
low / 768p
259
 
medium / 768p
229
 
high / 768p
226
 
ultra / 1080p
229
 
StarCraft 2 (2010)
ultra / 1080p
160
 

Relative perfomance

Overall GeForce GTX 1080 Mobile performance compared to its nearest competitors. All GPU types participate.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to GeForce GTX 1080 Mobile from AMD is Radeon RX 470 Mobile, which is slower by 42% and lower by 55 positions in our rating.

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