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 71.59 percent of a leader's which is AMD Radeon R9 390 X2.

General info

Of GeForce GTX 1080 Mobile's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Perfomance to price
42.38
 
Architecture
Pascal
 
Code name
GP104
 
Type
Laptop
 
Release date
15 August 2016
 
Launch price (MSRP)
$499.99
 
of 14999 (Quadro Plex 7000)
Price
$499.99
 
of 4762.99 (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
1771 MHz
 
Transistor count
7,200 million
 
of 21100
Manufacturing process technology
16 nm
 
of 12
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 11408 (TITAN Xp)
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_1
 
OpenGL
4.5
 
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
66.92
 
 
3DMark Ice Storm GPU
409018.00
 
 
3DMark Cloud Gate GPU
126690.00
 
 
3DMark Fire Strike Score
17070.00
 
 
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
21461.50
 
 
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
28595.00
 
 
3DMark Vantage Performance
48874.00
 
 
Unigine Heaven 3.0
225.20
 
 

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
0.69
 
 
Games can run, %
At minimum settings
100
At recommended settings
100
New games support
98
Games benchmarked by notebookcheck.net
Far Cry 5 (2018)
low / 720p
102.00
 
medium / 1080p
91.00
 
high / 1080p
116.50
 
ultra / 1080p
108.00
 
4k / 2160p
40.00
 
Fortnite (2018)
low / 720p
214.00
 
medium / 1080p
143.00
 
high / 1080p
200.50
 
ultra / 1080p
150.00
 
4k / 2160p
41.60
 
Kingdom Come: Deliverance (2018)
low / 720p
113.00
 
medium / 1080p
96.60
 
high / 1080p
102.00
 
ultra / 1080p
76.60
 
4k / 2160p
25.55
 
Ark Survival Evolved (2017)
low / 720p
118.60
 
medium / 1080p
88.40
 
high / 1080p
63.00
 
ultra / 1080p
44.70
 
4k / 2160p
16.10
 
Assassin´s Creed Origins (2017)
low / 720p
87.00
 
medium / 1080p
80.00
 
high / 1080p
92.00
 
ultra / 1080p
79.50
 
4k / 2160p
38.50
 
Destiny 2 (2017)
low / 720p
144.00
 
medium / 1080p
143.00
 
high / 1080p
143.00
 
ultra / 1080p
137.55
 
4k / 2160p
38.15
 
Ghost Recon Wildlands (2017)
high / 1080p
102.35
 
ultra / 1080p
60.95
 
4k / 2160p
40.90
 
Mass Effect Andromeda (2017)
ultra / 1080p
65.30
 
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) (2017)
high / 1080p
115.00
 
ultra / 1080p
91.05
 
4k / 2160p
32.80
 
Resident Evil 7 (2017)
low / 720p
462.90
 
medium / 1080p
353.40
 
high / 1080p
205.00
 
ultra / 1080p
165.00
 
4k / 2160p
57.30
 
Star Wars Battlefront 2 (2017)
low / 720p
173.00
 
medium / 1080p
137.00
 
high / 1080p
138.00
 
ultra / 1080p
118.00
 
4k / 2160p
40.90
 
Battlefield 1 (BF1) (2016)
high / 1080p
152.00
 
ultra / 1080p
135.00
 
4k / 2160p
58.70
 
Civilization VI (2016)
ultra / 1080p
83.00
 
Deus Ex Mankind Divided (2016)
low / 720p
120.75
 
medium / 768p
113.35
 
high / 1080p
100.95
 
ultra / 1080p
54.90
 
4k / 2160p
34.95
 
Dishonored 2 (2016)
high / 1080p
104.00
 
ultra / 1080p
84.00
 
4k / 2160p
52.30
 
Doom (2016)
low / 720p
179.90
 
medium / 768p
170.20
 
high / 1080p
145.55
 
ultra / 1080p
144.20
 
4k / 2160p
65.80
 
Far Cry Primal (2016)
low / 720p
157.00
 
medium / 1080p
138.00
 
high / 1080p
125.00
 
ultra / 1080p
107.00
 
4k / 2160p
49.00
 
Overwatch (2016)
high / 1080p
287.00
 
ultra / 1080p
195.00
 
4k / 2160p
104.00
 
Rise of the Tomb Raider (2016)
low / 768p
210.00
 
medium / 768p
166.00
 
high / 1080p
132.50
 
ultra / 1080p
115.10
 
4k / 2160p
50.40
 
The Division (2016)
low / 720p
258.80
 
medium / 768p
201.60
 
high / 1080p
122.40
 
ultra / 1080p
97.20
 
4k / 2160p
49.40
 
Titanfall 2 (2016)
high / 1080p
144.00
 
ultra / 1080p
135.00
 
4k / 2160p
57.80
 
Watch Dogs 2 (2016)
high / 1080p
105.00
 
ultra / 1080p
75.90
 
4k / 2160p
41.40
 
XCOM 2 (2016)
high / 1080p
95.20
 
ultra / 1080p
51.30
 
4k / 2160p
30.90
 
Dota 2 (2015)
ultra / 1080p
119.90
 
Fallout 4 (2015)
high / 1080p
141.00
 
ultra / 1080p
123.70
 
4k / 2160p
52.60
 
GTA V (2015)
low / 768p
170.80
 
medium / 768p
162.50
 
high / 1080p
130.30
 
ultra / 1080p
106.80
 
4k / 2160p
75.70
 
Just Cause 3 (2015)
high / 1080p
105.00
 
ultra / 1080p
113.35
 
4k / 2160p
58.60
 
Rainbow Six Siege (2015)
high / 1080p
226.00
 
ultra / 1080p
203.00
 
4k / 2160p
81.80
 
The Witcher 3 (2015)
low / 768p
230.40
 
medium / 768p
181.05
 
high / 1080p
143.00
 
ultra / 1080p
75.10
 
4k / 2160p
51.30
 
Sims 4 (2014)
high / 1080p
173.00
 
ultra / 1080p
141.00
 
Battlefield 4 (2013)
ultra / 1080p
172.00
 
4k / 2160p
90.20
 
Crysis 3 (2013)
ultra / 1080p
98.70
 
Tomb Raider (2013)
ultra / 1080p
246.80
 
Diablo III (2012)
low / 768p
258.90
 
medium / 768p
228.50
 
high / 768p
225.90
 
ultra / 1080p
229.40
 

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 37% and lower by 47 positions in our rating.

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