GeForce RTX 2070 Mobile: specs and benchmarks

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Aggregate performance score

GeForce RTX 2070 Mobile provides good gaming and benchmark performance at 31.96% of a leader's which is GeForce RTX 4090.

Summary

NVIDIA started GeForce RTX 2070 Mobile sales 6 January 2019. This is a laptop graphics card based on a Turing architecture and made with 12 nm manufacturing process. It is primarily aimed at gamers. 8 GB of GDDR6 memory clocked at 14 GHz are supplied, and together with 256 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 448.0 GB/s.

Compatibility-wise, this is card attached via PCIe 3.0 x16 interface. Power consumption is at 115 Watt.

Primary details

Some basic facts about GeForce RTX 2070 Mobile: architecture, market segment, release date etc.

Place in performance ranking161
Place by popularitynot in top-100
Cost-effectiveness evaluation11.21
ArchitectureTuring (2018−2021)
GPU code nameN18E-G2 TU106
Market segmentLaptop
Release date6 January 2019 (5 years ago)
Current price$1758 of 168889 (A100 PCIe 80 GB)

Cost-effectiveness evaluation

Performance to price ratio. The higher, the better.

Detailed specifications

GeForce RTX 2070 Mobile's specs such as number of shaders, GPU base clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of GeForce RTX 2070 Mobile's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.

Pipelines / CUDA cores2304of 20480 (Data Center GPU Max NEXT)
Core clock speed1215 MHzof 2610 (Radeon RX 6500 XT)
Boost clock speed1440 MHzof 3599 (Radeon RX 7990 XTX)
Number of transistors10,800 millionof 14400 (GeForce GTX 1070 SLI Mobile)
Manufacturing process technology12 nmof 4 (Radeon 780M)
Power consumption (TDP)115 Wattof 2400 (Data Center GPU Max Subsystem)
Texture fill rate213.8of 969.9 (H100 SXM5 96 GB)

Form factor & compatibility

Information on GeForce RTX 2070 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 sizelarge
InterfacePCIe 3.0 x16

VRAM capacity and type

Parameters of memory installed on GeForce RTX 2070 Mobile: its type, size, bus, clock and resulting bandwidth. Note that GPUs integrated into processors have no dedicated memory and use a shared part of system RAM instead.

Memory typeGDDR6
Maximum RAM amount8 GBof 192 (Radeon Instinct MI300X)
Memory bus width256 Bitof 8192 (Radeon Instinct MI250X)
Memory clock speed14000 MHzof 23000 (GeForce RTX 4080 SUPER)
Memory bandwidth448.0 GB/sof 3276 (Aldebaran)
Shared memory-

Connectivity and outputs

Types and number of video connectors present on GeForce RTX 2070 Mobile. As a rule, this section is relevant only for desktop reference graphics cards, since for notebook ones the availability of certain video outputs depends on the laptop model, while non-reference desktop models can (though not necessarily will) bear a different set of video ports.

Display ConnectorsNo outputs
G-SYNC support+

Supported technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by GeForce RTX 2070 Mobile. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.

VR Ready+

API compatibility

APIs supported by GeForce RTX 2070 Mobile, sometimes including their particular versions.

DirectX12 Ultimate (12_1)
Shader Model6.5
OpenGL4.6
OpenCL1.2
Vulkan1.2.131
CUDA7.5

Benchmark performance

Synthetic benchmark performance of GeForce RTX 2070 Mobile. The combined score is measured on a 0-100 point scale.


Combined synthetic benchmark score

This is our combined benchmark performance score. We are regularly improving our combining algorithms, but if you find some perceived inconsistencies, feel free to speak up in comments section, we usually fix problems quickly.

RTX 2070 Mobile 31.96

Passmark

This is the most ubiquitous GPU benchmark, part of Passmark PerformanceTest suite. It gives the graphics card a thorough evaluation under various types of load, providing four separate benchmarks for Direct3D versions 9, 10, 11 and 12 (the last being done in 4K resolution if possible), and few more tests engaging DirectCompute capabilities.

Benchmark coverage: 25%

RTX 2070 Mobile 12354

3DMark 11 Performance GPU

3DMark 11 is an obsolete DirectX 11 benchmark by Futuremark. It used four tests based on two scenes, one being few submarines exploring the submerged wreck of a sunken ship, the other is an abandoned temple deep in the jungle. All the tests are heavy with volumetric lighting and tessellation, and despite being done in 1280x720 resolution, are relatively taxing. Discontinued in January 2020, 3DMark 11 is now superseded by Time Spy.

Benchmark coverage: 17%

RTX 2070 Mobile 26005

3DMark Vantage Performance

3DMark Vantage is an outdated DirectX 10 benchmark using 1280x1024 screen resolution. It taxes the graphics card with two scenes, one depicting a girl escaping some militarized base located within a sea cave, the other displaying a space fleet attack on a defenseless planet. It was discontinued in April 2017, and Time Spy benchmark is now recommended to be used instead.

Benchmark coverage: 17%

RTX 2070 Mobile 64151

3DMark Fire Strike Graphics

Fire Strike is a DirectX 11 benchmark for gaming PCs. It features two separate tests displaying a fight between a humanoid and a fiery creature made of lava. Using 1920x1080 resolution, Fire Strike shows off some realistic graphics and is quite taxing on hardware.

Benchmark coverage: 14%

RTX 2070 Mobile 20392

3DMark Cloud Gate GPU

Cloud Gate is an outdated DirectX 11 feature level 10 benchmark that was used for home PCs and basic notebooks. It displays a few scenes of some weird space teleportation device launching spaceships into unknown, using fixed resolution of 1280x720. Just like Ice Storm benchmark, it has been discontinued in January 2020 and replaced by 3DMark Night Raid.

Benchmark coverage: 14%

RTX 2070 Mobile 123004

3DMark Ice Storm GPU

Ice Storm Graphics is an obsolete benchmark, part of 3DMark suite. Ice Storm was used to measure entry level laptops and Windows-based tablets performance. It utilizes DirectX 11 feature level 9 to display a battle between two space fleets near a frozen planet in 1280x720 resolution. Discontinued in January 2020, it is now superseded by 3DMark Night Raid.

Benchmark coverage: 8%

RTX 2070 Mobile 444708

Gaming performance

Let's see how good GeForce RTX 2070 Mobile is for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in frames per second. Comparisons with game system requirements are included, but remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect reality inaccurately.

Average FPS across all PC games

Here are the average frames per second in a large set of popular modern games across different resolutions:

Full HD120
1440p75
4K51

FPS performance in popular games

Full HD
Low Preset

Cyberpunk 2077 50−55

Full HD
Medium Preset

Assassin's Creed Odyssey 100
Assassin's Creed Valhalla 81
Battlefield 5 142
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 106
Cyberpunk 2077 50−55
Far Cry 5 125
Far Cry New Dawn 127
Forza Horizon 4 113
Hitman 3 136
Horizon Zero Dawn 166
Metro Exodus 143
Red Dead Redemption 2 106
Shadow of the Tomb Raider 183
Watch Dogs: Legion 93

Full HD
High Preset

Assassin's Creed Odyssey 84
Assassin's Creed Valhalla 69
Battlefield 5 127
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 122
Cyberpunk 2077 50−55
Far Cry 5 79
Far Cry New Dawn 91
Forza Horizon 4 112
Hitman 3 81
Horizon Zero Dawn 147
Metro Exodus 92
Red Dead Redemption 2 95
Shadow of the Tomb Raider 121
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt 142
Watch Dogs: Legion 82

Full HD
Ultra Preset

Assassin's Creed Odyssey 58
Assassin's Creed Valhalla 59
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 69
Cyberpunk 2077 50−55
Far Cry 5 73
Forza Horizon 4 94
Horizon Zero Dawn 114
Metro Exodus 83
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt 74
Watch Dogs: Legion 56

Full HD
Epic Preset

Red Dead Redemption 2 92

1440p
High Preset

Battlefield 5 78
Far Cry New Dawn 88
Hitman 3 55
Red Dead Redemption 2 35

1440p
Ultra Preset

Assassin's Creed Odyssey 48
Assassin's Creed Valhalla 47
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 66
Cyberpunk 2077 21−24
Far Cry 5 76
Forza Horizon 4 65−70
Horizon Zero Dawn 87
Metro Exodus 74
Shadow of the Tomb Raider 70−75
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt 40−45
Watch Dogs: Legion 42

4K
High Preset

Far Cry 5 55−60
Far Cry New Dawn 45
Hitman 3 36
Horizon Zero Dawn 35−40
Shadow of the Tomb Raider 33
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt 50

4K
Ultra Preset

Assassin's Creed Odyssey 31
Assassin's Creed Valhalla 28
Battlefield 5 52
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 39
Cyberpunk 2077 9−10
Forza Horizon 4 40−45
Horizon Zero Dawn 50
Metro Exodus 42
Watch Dogs: Legion 23

4K
Epic Preset

Red Dead Redemption 2 37

Closest competitors

GeForce RTX 2070 Mobile's performance relative to its closest rivals among notebook graphics cards.


AMD equivalent

According to our data, the closest AMD alternative to GeForce RTX 2070 Mobile is Radeon RX 7600M XT, which is slower by 6% and lower by 11 positions in our ranking.

Here are some closest AMD rivals to GeForce RTX 2070 Mobile:

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Similar GPUs

Here is our recommendation of several graphics cards that are more or less close in performance to the one reviewed.

Recommended processors

These processors are most commonly used with GeForce RTX 2070 Mobile according to our statistics.

Community ratings

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