NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Mobile: specs and benchmarks

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Mobile


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 58.01 percent of a leader's which is NVIDIA Quadro RTX 6000.

General info

Of GeForce GTX 1080 Mobile's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
Value for money (0-100)
Code name
Release date
15 August 2016
Launch price (MSRP)
of 14999 (Quadro Plex 7000)
Price now
of 6300 (Quadro RTX 6000)

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.
CUDA cores
Core clock speed
1607 MHz
of 1620 (Quadro RTX 5000)
Boost Clock
1771 MHz
of 1815 (Quadro RTX 5000)
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 GTexel / s
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
Bus support
PCIe 3.0
PCIe 3.0 x16


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
Maximum RAM amount
8 GB
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


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
VR Ready
Multi Monitor
Virtual Reality

API support

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

Benchmark 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


3DMark Ice Storm GPU


3DMark Cloud Gate GPU


3DMark Fire Strike Score


3DMark Fire Strike Graphics


3DMark 11 Performance GPU


3DMark Vantage Performance


Unigine Heaven 3.0


Game benchmarks

Let's see how good GeForce GTX 1080 Mobile is for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS. Comparisons with system requirements are included, but remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

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 580 Mobile, which is slower by 32% and lower by 42 positions in our rating.

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