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 $ 419.0 $ 351.0 68 (16%)
Year 2017 2017 0 (0%)
Maximum Recorded Temperature 81C 75C 6 (7%)
Max Fan Noise 48.9dB 55.2dB 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 +0.0 FPS +0.0 FPS 0 (0%)
CPU Impact on FPS % 0.0% 0.0% 0 (0%)
Benchmark Quality Settings Ultra Quality Settings Ultra Quality Settings
Average 1080p Performance 105.0 FPS 92.0 FPS 13 (12%)
Average 1440p Performance 77.5 FPS 69.0 FPS 8.5 (11%)
Average 4K Performance 46.0 FPS 41.1 FPS 4.9 (11%)
Memory 8 GB 8 GB 0 (0%)
1080p Cost Per Frame $ 3.9 $ 4.3 0.4 (10%)
1440p Cost Per Frame $ 5.3 $ 5.8 0.5 (9%)
4K Cost Per Frame $ 8.9 $ 9.7 0.8 (9%)
Overall Combination Score 81/100 81/100 0 (0%)
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
2019 Apex Legends
108.0
99.0
2019 Anthem
69.6
63.8
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
102.0
93.5
2019 Resident Evil 2
124.7
111.8
2019 Metro Exodus
55.6
49.8
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
127.0
122.0
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
53.0
53.0
2018 Final Fantasy XV
89.0
72.0
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
84.0
81.0
2018 Forza Horizon 4
105.0
84.0
2018 Fallout 76
140.0
96.0
2018 Hitman 2
109.0
75.0
2018 Just Cause 4
80.3
72.0
2018 Monster Hunter: World
86.5
77.5
2018 Battlefield V
111.0
116.0
2017 Dawn of War III
105.8
95.2
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
83.6
64.6
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
77.0
54.0
2017 Destiny 2
148.0
119.0
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
85.0
67.0
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
105.0
84.0
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
111.1
99.6
2017 For Honor
148.2
132.8
2017 Project CARS 2
105.0
94.1
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
127.2
114.0
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
68.5
73.1
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
87.8
73.5
2016 Doom
169.1
170.1
2016 F1 2016
106.9
100.0
2016 Total War: Warhammer
103.5
92.4
2016 Battlefield 1
129.6
125.9
2016 Overwatch
163.1
130.2
2016 Dishonored 2
76.6
68.6
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
100.1
78.8
2015 Rocket League
432.3
387.5
2015 Need For Speed
119.8
107.4
2015 Project CARS
114.9
103.0
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
296.4
265.7
2009 League of Legends
555.7
498.2

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NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti
AMD Radeon RX Vega 56
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
80.4
73.7
2019 Anthem
55.2
50.6
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
79.2
72.6
2019 Resident Evil 2
84.0
75.3
2019 Metro Exodus
43.2
38.7
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
74.0
77.0
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
42.0
34.0
2018 Final Fantasy XV
62.0
51.0
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
56.0
54.0
2018 Forza Horizon 4
89.0
71.0
2018 Fallout 76
93.0
82.0
2018 Hitman 2
71.0
49.0
2018 Just Cause 4
59.3
53.1
2018 Monster Hunter: World
60.5
54.2
2018 Battlefield V
89.0
86.0
2017 Dawn of War III
79.6
84.3
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
62.5
57.6
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
61.0
49.0
2017 Destiny 2
127.0
102.0
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
65.0
51.0
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
68.6
54.6
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
80.3
72.0
2017 For Honor
86.5
77.5
2017 Project CARS 2
74.1
66.4
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
114.9
103.0
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
47.9
49.5
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
72.7
60.6
2016 Doom
120.3
117.9
2016 F1 2016
85.9
89.9
2016 Total War: Warhammer
77.7
68.5
2016 Battlefield 1
96.9
94.7
2016 Overwatch
112.7
89.6
2016 Dishonored 2
65.5
58.7
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
71.1
54.8
2015 Rocket League
185.3
166.1
2015 Need For Speed
92.6
83.0
2015 Project CARS
87.7
78.6
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
247.0
221.4
2009 League of Legends
308.8
276.8

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NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti
AMD Radeon RX Vega 56
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
48.0
44.0
2019 Anthem
30.0
27.5
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
42.0
38.5
2019 Resident Evil 2
41.4
37.1
2019 Metro Exodus
27.2
24.4
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
33.0
33.0
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
30.0
24.0
2018 Final Fantasy XV
36.0
30.0
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
29.0
28.0
2018 Forza Horizon 4
58.0
47.0
2018 Fallout 76
51.0
45.0
2018 Hitman 2
42.0
29.0
2018 Just Cause 4
30.9
27.7
2018 Monster Hunter: World
29.0
26.0
2018 Battlefield V
48.0
47.0
2017 Dawn of War III
42.5
43.0
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
36.8
34.7
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
39.0
32.0
2017 Destiny 2
64.0
51.0
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
37.0
29.0
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
37.1
29.4
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
55.6
49.8
2017 For Honor
43.2
38.7
2017 Project CARS 2
61.7
55.4
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
96.3
86.3
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
26.3
26.0
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
56.9
52.0
2016 Doom
63.9
62.0
2016 F1 2016
56.0
56.6
2016 Total War: Warhammer
44.0
39.1
2016 Battlefield 1
53.3
53.4
2016 Overwatch
58.1
46.2
2016 Dishonored 2
51.9
46.5
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
34.3
28.6
2015 Rocket League
86.5
77.5
2015 Need For Speed
61.7
55.4
2015 Project CARS
61.7
55.4
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
222.3
199.3
2009 League of Legends
123.5
110.7

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

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 .

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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