AMD Radeon RX Vega 56
vs
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti

AMD Radeon RX Vega 56
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti
RX Vega 56 GTX 1070 Ti Difference
AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti
Price $ 269.0 $ 503.0 234 (87%)
Year 2017 2017 0 (0%)
Maximum Recorded Temperature 75C 81C 6 (8%)
Max Fan Noise 55.2dB 48.9dB 6.3 (11%)
Recommended Power Supply 560W 530W 30 (5%)
Benchmark CPU Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz ($354.99) Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz ($354.99)
CPU Impact on FPS +0.0 FPS +0.0 FPS 0 (0%)
CPU Impact on FPS % 0.0% 0.0% 0 (0%)
Benchmark Quality Settings Low Quality Settings Low Quality Settings
Average 1080p Performance 203.4 FPS 209.8 FPS 6.4 (3%)
Average 1440p Performance 180.4 FPS 184.0 FPS 3.6 (2%)
Average 4K Performance 115.2 FPS 117.4 FPS 2.2 (2%)
Memory 8 GB 8 GB 0 (0%)
1080p Cost Per Frame $ 3.9 $ 3.8 0.1 (3%)
1440p Cost Per Frame $ 5.3 $ 5.2 0.1 (2%)
4K Cost Per Frame $ 9.0 $ 8.8 0.2 (2%)
Overall Combination Score 90/100 87/100 3 (3%)
Our Verdict: Upgrading from RX Vega 56 to GTX 1070 Ti is not recommended as it is less than 30% of improvement in performance. In general, a reasonable upgrade is between 30% and 50% or more to justify the purchase of new hardware. The price/performance ratio is much better for RX Vega 56 .

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AMD Radeon RX Vega 56
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
196
218.6
189
210.0
2019 Anthem
152
169.6
154
171.6
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
180
201.1
183
204.0
2019 Resident Evil 2
198
220.5
204
226.7
2019 Metro Exodus
139
154.8
141
157.6
2019 World War Z
203
226.0
188
209.0
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
208
231.2
206
229.0
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
142
158.2
139
155.0
2018 Final Fantasy XV
160
178.3
171
191.0
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
168
187.7
167
186.0
2018 Forza Horizon 4
171
191.0
186
207.0
2018 Fallout 76
183
203.7
217
242.0
2018 Hitman 2
163
181.5
189
211.0
2018 Just Cause 4
160
178.3
164
182.3
2018 Monster Hunter: World
165
184.1
169
188.5
2018 Battlefield V
202
225.1
191
213.0
2017 Dawn of War III
182
202.9
187
207.8
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
153
170.4
167
185.6
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
143
159.2
161
179.0
2017 Destiny 2
205
228.2
225
250.0
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
155
173.0
168
187.0
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
171
191.0
186
207.0
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
186
207.5
191
213.1
2017 For Honor
218
242.7
225
250.2
2017 Project CARS 2
181
201.7
186
207.0
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
200
222.8
206
229.2
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
161
179.5
153
170.5
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
161
179.9
170
189.8
2016 Doom
254
282.3
243
271.1
2016 F1 2016
187
208.0
188
208.9
2016 Total War: Warhammer
179
199.9
184
205.5
2016 Battlefield 1
211
235.5
208
231.6
2016 Overwatch
216
240.0
238
265.1
2016 Dishonored 2
157
174.7
160
178.6
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
167
185.6
181
202.1
2015 Rocket League
461
512.6
480
534.3
2015 Need For Speed
194
215.9
199
221.8
2015 Project CARS
189
211.1
195
216.9
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
276
306.8
280
312.0
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
345
383.7
358
398.4
2009 League of Legends
567
630.0
591
657.7

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AMD Radeon RX Vega 56
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
153
191.9
148
185.4
2019 Anthem
126
158.6
128
160.2
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
145
181.9
147
184.2
2019 Resident Evil 2
147
184.9
151
189.0
2019 Metro Exodus
116
146.0
118
148.2
2019 World War Z
156
195.5
146
183.1
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
149
186.5
143
179.0
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
112
141.1
117
147.0
2018 Final Fantasy XV
127
159.2
133
167.0
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
129
162.2
128
161.0
2018 Forza Horizon 4
144
180.1
155
194.0
2018 Fallout 76
153
191.9
158
198.0
2018 Hitman 2
125
156.9
140
176.0
2018 Just Cause 4
129
161.3
131
164.3
2018 Monster Hunter: World
129
162.4
132
165.5
2018 Battlefield V
156
196.1
155
194.0
2017 Dawn of War III
155
194.4
147
184.6
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
132
166.0
134
167.5
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
125
156.9
132
166.0
2017 Destiny 2
170
213.1
185
232.0
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
127
159.2
136
170.0
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
130
162.8
138
173.6
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
145
181.3
148
185.3
2017 For Honor
149
187.1
153
191.5
2017 Project CARS 2
140
175.3
143
179.1
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
171
214.1
175
219.9
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
126
157.5
122
152.9
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
135
169.3
142
177.7
2016 Doom
183
229.9
180
225.3
2016 F1 2016
160
200.2
152
190.9
2016 Total War: Warhammer
142
177.6
146
182.7
2016 Battlefield 1
164
205.3
161
201.9
2016 Overwatch
159
199.9
174
217.7
2016 Dishonored 2
133
167.1
136
170.5
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
130
163.0
140
176.1
2015 Rocket League
224
281.0
232
290.3
2015 Need For Speed
154
193.0
158
197.6
2015 Project CARS
150
188.3
154
192.7
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
190
237.6
192
240.8
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
271
339.7
281
352.0
2009 League of Legends
318
398.3
331
413.8

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AMD Radeon RX Vega 56
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
82
117.6
83
119.0
2019 Anthem
70
100.2
70
101.0
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
78
111.8
79
113.0
2019 Resident Evil 2
77
110.4
78
112.4
2019 Metro Exodus
67
96.9
68
98.2
2019 World War Z
86
123.1
81
115.9
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
74
105.9
72
104.0
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
67
96.5
70
101.0
2018 Final Fantasy XV
71
102.7
74
107.0
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
70
100.7
70
100.0
2018 Forza Horizon 4
84
120.8
90
129.0
2018 Fallout 76
83
118.6
85
122.0
2018 Hitman 2
71
101.8
79
113.0
2018 Just Cause 4
70
100.4
71
101.9
2018 Monster Hunter: World
68
98.5
70
100.0
2018 Battlefield V
84
120.8
83
119.0
2017 Dawn of War III
81
116.6
79
113.5
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
75
107.7
75
107.8
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
73
104.9
77
110.0
2017 Destiny 2
87
125.2
94
135.0
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
71
101.8
75
108.0
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
71
102.2
75
108.1
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
86
123.8
88
126.6
2017 For Honor
78
112.0
79
114.2
2017 Project CARS 2
90
129.7
92
132.7
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
113
162.4
117
167.3
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
68
98.5
68
97.3
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
88
126.1
89
127.9
2016 Doom
95
136.7
94
134.9
2016 F1 2016
91
131.0
88
127.0
2016 Total War: Warhammer
78
112.4
80
115.0
2016 Battlefield 1
89
127.6
87
124.3
2016 Overwatch
84
120.0
90
129.1
2016 Dishonored 2
84
120.3
86
122.9
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
70
101.3
73
105.3
2015 Rocket League
107
153.1
110
157.5
2015 Need For Speed
90
129.7
92
132.7
2015 Project CARS
90
129.7
92
132.7
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
92
132.5
93
134.0
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
197
282.2
205
293.3
2009 League of Legends
131
188.3
136
194.5
RX Vega 56 vs GTX 1070 Ti with i7-7700K vs i7-7700K at 1080p and low vs low settings
RX Vega 56 vs GTX 1070 Ti with i7-7700K vs i7-7700K at 1440p and low vs low settings
RX Vega 56 vs GTX 1070 Ti with i7-7700K vs i7-7700K at 4K and low vs low settings

AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 / i7-7700K

It is clear that the RX Vega 56 is a significantly more capable high-end card that can play AAA titles at 1080p/1440p with 50-60 frames per second. It is worth noting that the RX Vega 56 is a very power hungry card and requires a decent power supply unit. In terms of memory, the RX Vega 56 's 8192 MB RAM is more than enough for modern games and should not cause any bottlenecks. In short the performance is exceptional, there's no question that this is one of the most powerful single GPU out there in 2017 .

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti / i7-7700K

It is clear that the GTX 1070 Ti is a significantly more capable high-end card that can play AAA titles at 1080p/1440p with 50-60 frames per second. In terms of memory, the GTX 1070 Ti 's 8192 MB RAM is more than enough for modern games and should not cause any bottlenecks. In short the performance is exceptional, there's no question that this is one of the most powerful single GPU out there in 2017 .

RX Vega 56 vs GTX 1070 Ti Specifications Comparison

Board Design

RX Vega 56 GTX 1070 Ti
Board NumberD050-03PG411
Length10.5 inches 267 mm10.5 inches 267 mm
Outputs1x HDMI3x DisplayPort1x DVI1x HDMI3x DisplayPort
Power Connectors2x 8-pin1x 8-pin
Slot WidthDual-slotDual-slot
TDP210 W180 W

Clock Speeds

RX Vega 56 GTX 1070 Ti
Boost Clock1474 MHz1683 MHz
GPU Clock1138 MHz1607 MHz
Memory Clock800 MHz 1600 MHz effective2002 MHz 8008 MHz effective

Graphics Card

RX Vega 56 GTX 1070 Ti
Bus InterfacePCIe 3.0 x16PCIe 3.0 x16
GenerationVega (RX Vega)GeForce 1000
Launch Price399 USD399 USD
ProductionActiveActive
Release DateAug 14th, 2017Nov 2nd, 2017

Graphics Features

RX Vega 56 GTX 1070 Ti
DirectX12.0 (12_1)12.0 (12_1)
OpenCL21.2
OpenGL4.64.6
Shader Model6.16.1
Vulkan1.1.821.1.82

Graphics Processor

RX Vega 56 GTX 1070 Ti
ArchitectureGCN 5.0Pascal
Die Size510 mm²314 mm²
GPU NameVega 10GP104
GPU VariantVega 10 XL (215-0894216)GP104-300-A1
Process Size14 nm16 nm
Transistors12,500 million7,200 million

Memory

RX Vega 56 GTX 1070 Ti
Bandwidth409.6 GB/s256.3 GB/s
Memory Bus2048 bit256 bit
Memory Size8192 MB8192 MB
Memory TypeHBM2GDDR5

Render Config

RX Vega 56 GTX 1070 Ti
ROPs6464
Shading Units35842432
TMUs224152

Theoretical Performance

RX Vega 56 GTX 1070 Ti
FP16 (half) performance21,131 GFLOPS (2:1)127.9 GFLOPS (1:64)
FP32 (float) performance10,566 GFLOPS8,186 GFLOPS
FP64 (double) performance660.4 GFLOPS (1:16)255.8 GFLOPS (1:32)
Pixel Rate94.34 GPixel/s107.7 GPixel/s
Texture Rate330.2 GTexel/s255.8 GTexel/s

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