NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti
vs
AMD Radeon RX Vega 56

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti
AMD Radeon RX Vega 56
GTX 1070 Ti RX Vega 56 Difference
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti AMD Radeon RX Vega 56
Price $ 379 $ 349 30 (8%)
Year 2017 2017 0 (0%)
Maximum Recorded Temperature 81C 75C 6 (7%)
Max Fan Noise 49dB 55dB 6.3 (13%)
Recommended Power Supply 530W 560W 30 (6%)
Benchmark CPU Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz ($354.99) Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz ($354.99)
CPU Impact on FPS +0 FPS +0 FPS 0 (0%)
CPU Impact on FPS % 0% 0% 0 (0%)
Benchmark Quality Settings Ultra Quality Settings Ultra Quality Settings
Average 1080p Performance 107 FPS 93 FPS 13.7 (13%)
Average 1440p Performance 79 FPS 70 FPS 8.8 (11%)
Average 4K Performance 47 FPS 42 FPS 5.2 (11%)
Memory 8 GB 8 GB 0 (0%)
Overall Combination Score 86/100 81/100 5 (6%)
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.

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NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti
AMD Radeon RX Vega 56
Year Game Frames Per Second
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
127
122
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
53
53
2018 Final Fantasy XV
89
72
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
84
81
2018 Forza Horizon 4
105
84
2018 Fallout 76
140
96
2018 Hitman 2
109
75
2018 Just Cause 4
80
72
2018 Monster Hunter: World
87
78
2018 Battlefield V
111
116
2017 Dawn of War III
106
95
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
84
65
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
77
54
2017 Destiny 2
148
119
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
85
67
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
105
84
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
111
100
2017 For Honor
148
133
2017 Project CARS 2
105
94
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
127
114
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
69
73
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
88
74
2016 Doom
169
170
2016 F1 2016
107
100
2016 Total War: Warhammer
104
92
2016 Battlefield 1
130
126
2016 Overwatch
163
130
2016 Dishonored 2
77
69
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
100
79
2015 Rocket League
432
388
2015 Need For Speed
120
107
2015 Project CARS
115
103
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
296
266
2009 League of Legends
556
498

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NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti
AMD Radeon RX Vega 56
Year Game Frames Per Second
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
74
77
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
42
34
2018 Final Fantasy XV
62
51
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
56
54
2018 Forza Horizon 4
89
71
2018 Fallout 76
93
82
2018 Hitman 2
71
49
2018 Just Cause 4
59
53
2018 Monster Hunter: World
61
54
2018 Battlefield V
89
86
2017 Dawn of War III
80
84
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
63
58
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
61
49
2017 Destiny 2
127
102
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
65
51
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
69
55
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
80
72
2017 For Honor
87
78
2017 Project CARS 2
74
66
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
115
103
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
48
50
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
73
61
2016 Doom
120
118
2016 F1 2016
86
90
2016 Total War: Warhammer
78
69
2016 Battlefield 1
97
95
2016 Overwatch
113
90
2016 Dishonored 2
66
59
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
71
55
2015 Rocket League
185
166
2015 Need For Speed
93
83
2015 Project CARS
88
79
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
247
221
2009 League of Legends
309
277

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NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti
AMD Radeon RX Vega 56
Year Game Frames Per Second
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
33
33
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
30
24
2018 Final Fantasy XV
36
30
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
29
28
2018 Forza Horizon 4
58
47
2018 Fallout 76
51
45
2018 Hitman 2
42
29
2018 Just Cause 4
31
28
2018 Monster Hunter: World
29
26
2018 Battlefield V
48
47
2017 Dawn of War III
43
43
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
37
35
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
39
32
2017 Destiny 2
64
51
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
37
29
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
37
29
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
56
50
2017 For Honor
43
39
2017 Project CARS 2
62
55
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
96
86
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
26
26
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
57
52
2016 Doom
64
62
2016 F1 2016
56
57
2016 Total War: Warhammer
44
39
2016 Battlefield 1
53
53
2016 Overwatch
58
46
2016 Dishonored 2
52
47
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
34
29
2015 Rocket League
87
78
2015 Need For Speed
62
55
2015 Project CARS
62
55
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
222
199
2009 League of Legends
124
111

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti / Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz

With some tuning, the GTX 1070 Ti makes the most sense for gamers with 4K monitors. Though serious gamers hardly play at 4k. 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 .

AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 / Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz

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 .

GTX 1070 Ti vs RX Vega 56 Specifications Comparison

Board Design

GTX 1070 Ti RX Vega 56
Board NumberPG411D050-03
Length10.5 inches 267 mm10.5 inches 267 mm
Outputs1x DVI1x HDMI3x DisplayPort1x HDMI3x DisplayPort
Power Connectors1x 8-pin2x 8-pin
Slot WidthDual-slotDual-slot
TDP180 W210 W

Clock Speeds

GTX 1070 Ti RX Vega 56
Boost Clock1683 MHz1474 MHz
GPU Clock1607 MHz1138 MHz
Memory Clock2002 MHz 8008 MHz effective800 MHz 1600 MHz effective

Graphics Card

GTX 1070 Ti RX Vega 56
Bus InterfacePCIe 3.0 x16PCIe 3.0 x16
GenerationGeForce 1000Vega (RX Vega)
Launch Price399 USD399 USD
ProductionActiveActive
Release DateNov 2nd, 2017Aug 14th, 2017

Graphics Features

GTX 1070 Ti RX Vega 56
DirectX12.0 (12_1)12.0 (12_1)
OpenCL1.22
OpenGL4.64.6
Shader Model6.16.1
Vulkan1.1.821.1.82

Graphics Processor

GTX 1070 Ti RX Vega 56
ArchitecturePascalGCN 5.0
Die Size314 mm²510 mm²
GPU NameGP104Vega 10
GPU VariantGP104-300-A1Vega 10 XL (215-0894216)
Process Size16 nm14 nm
Transistors7,200 million12,500 million

Memory

GTX 1070 Ti RX Vega 56
Bandwidth256.3 GB/s409.6 GB/s
Memory Bus256 bit2048 bit
Memory Size8192 MB8192 MB
Memory TypeGDDR5HBM2

Render Config

GTX 1070 Ti RX Vega 56
ROPs6464
Shading Units24323584
TMUs152224

Theoretical Performance

GTX 1070 Ti RX Vega 56
FP16 (half) performance127.9 GFLOPS (1:64)21,131 GFLOPS (2:1)
FP32 (float) performance8,186 GFLOPS10,566 GFLOPS
FP64 (double) performance255.8 GFLOPS (1:32)660.4 GFLOPS (1:16)
Pixel Rate107.7 GPixel/s94.34 GPixel/s
Texture Rate255.8 GTexel/s330.2 GTexel/s

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