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 $ 503.0 $ 269.0 234 (47%)
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 107.8 FPS 101.4 FPS 6.4 (6%)
Average 1440p Performance 79.0 FPS 75.4 FPS 3.6 (5%)
Average 4K Performance 46.4 FPS 44.2 FPS 2.2 (5%)
Memory 8 GB 8 GB 0 (0%)
1080p Cost Per Frame $ 3.8 $ 3.9 0.1 (3%)
1440p Cost Per Frame $ 5.2 $ 5.3 0.1 (2%)
4K Cost Per Frame $ 8.8 $ 9.0 0.2 (2%)
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. The price/performance ratio is much better for RX Vega 56 .

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NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti
AMD Radeon RX Vega 56
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
97
108.0
104
116.6
2019 Anthem
62
69.6
60
67.6
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
91
102.0
89
99.1
2019 Resident Evil 2
112
124.7
106
118.5
2019 Metro Exodus
50
55.6
47
52.8
2019 World War Z
96
107.0
111
124.0
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
114
127.0
116
129.2
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
47
53.0
50
56.2
2018 Final Fantasy XV
80
89.0
68
76.3
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
75
84.0
77
85.7
2018 Forza Horizon 4
94
105.0
80
89.0
2018 Fallout 76
126
140.0
91
101.7
2018 Hitman 2
98
109.0
71
79.5
2018 Just Cause 4
72
80.3
68
76.3
2018 Monster Hunter: World
77
86.5
73
82.1
2018 Battlefield V
99
111.0
110
123.1
2017 Dawn of War III
95
105.8
90
100.9
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
75
83.6
61
68.4
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
69
77.0
51
57.2
2017 Destiny 2
133
148.0
113
126.2
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
76
85.0
63
71.0
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
94
105.0
80
89.0
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
99
111.1
94
105.5
2017 For Honor
133
148.2
126
140.7
2017 Project CARS 2
94
105.0
89
99.7
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
114
127.2
108
120.8
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
61
68.5
69
77.5
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
79
87.8
70
77.9
2016 Doom
152
169.1
162
180.3
2016 F1 2016
96
106.9
95
106.0
2016 Total War: Warhammer
93
103.5
88
97.9
2016 Battlefield 1
116
129.6
120
133.5
2016 Overwatch
146
163.1
124
138.0
2016 Dishonored 2
68
76.6
65
72.7
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
90
100.1
75
83.6
2015 Rocket League
389
432.3
369
410.6
2015 Need For Speed
107
119.8
102
113.9
2015 Project CARS
103
114.9
98
109.1
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
189
210.0
184
204.8
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
266
296.4
253
281.7
2009 League of Legends
500
555.7
475
528.0

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NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti
AMD Radeon RX Vega 56
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
64
80.4
69
86.9
2019 Anthem
44
55.2
42
53.6
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
63
79.2
61
76.9
2019 Resident Evil 2
67
84.0
63
79.9
2019 Metro Exodus
34
43.2
32
41.0
2019 World War Z
62
78.1
72
90.5
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
59
74.0
65
81.5
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
33
42.0
28
36.1
2018 Final Fantasy XV
49
62.0
43
54.2
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
44
56.0
45
57.2
2018 Forza Horizon 4
71
89.0
60
75.1
2018 Fallout 76
74
93.0
69
86.9
2018 Hitman 2
56
71.0
41
51.9
2018 Just Cause 4
47
59.3
45
56.3
2018 Monster Hunter: World
48
60.5
45
57.4
2018 Battlefield V
71
89.0
72
91.1
2017 Dawn of War III
63
79.6
71
89.4
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
50
62.5
48
61.0
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
48
61.0
41
51.9
2017 Destiny 2
101
127.0
86
108.1
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
52
65.0
43
54.2
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
54
68.6
46
57.8
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
64
80.3
61
76.3
2017 For Honor
69
86.5
65
82.1
2017 Project CARS 2
59
74.1
56
70.3
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
91
114.9
87
109.1
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
38
47.9
42
52.5
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
58
72.7
51
64.3
2016 Doom
96
120.3
99
124.9
2016 F1 2016
68
85.9
76
95.2
2016 Total War: Warhammer
62
77.7
58
72.6
2016 Battlefield 1
77
96.9
80
100.3
2016 Overwatch
90
112.7
75
94.9
2016 Dishonored 2
52
65.5
49
62.1
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
56
71.1
46
58.0
2015 Rocket League
148
185.3
140
176.0
2015 Need For Speed
74
92.6
70
88.0
2015 Project CARS
70
87.7
66
83.3
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
108
135.8
106
132.6
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
197
247.0
187
234.7
2009 League of Legends
247
308.8
234
293.3

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NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti
AMD Radeon RX Vega 56
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
33
48.0
32
46.6
2019 Anthem
21
30.0
20
29.2
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
29
42.0
28
40.8
2019 Resident Evil 2
28
41.4
27
39.4
2019 Metro Exodus
19
27.2
18
25.9
2019 World War Z
31
44.9
36
52.1
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
23
33.0
24
34.9
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
21
30.0
17
25.5
2018 Final Fantasy XV
25
36.0
22
31.7
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
20
29.0
20
29.7
2018 Forza Horizon 4
40
58.0
34
49.8
2018 Fallout 76
35
51.0
33
47.6
2018 Hitman 2
29
42.0
21
30.8
2018 Just Cause 4
21
30.9
20
29.4
2018 Monster Hunter: World
20
29.0
19
27.5
2018 Battlefield V
33
48.0
34
49.8
2017 Dawn of War III
29
42.5
31
45.6
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
25
36.8
25
36.7
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
27
39.0
23
33.9
2017 Destiny 2
44
64.0
37
54.2
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
25
37.0
21
30.8
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
25
37.1
21
31.2
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
38
55.6
36
52.8
2017 For Honor
30
43.2
28
41.0
2017 Project CARS 2
43
61.7
41
58.7
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
67
96.3
63
91.4
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
18
26.3
19
27.5
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
39
56.9
38
55.1
2016 Doom
44
63.9
45
65.7
2016 F1 2016
39
56.0
42
60.0
2016 Total War: Warhammer
30
44.0
28
41.4
2016 Battlefield 1
37
53.3
39
56.6
2016 Overwatch
40
58.1
34
49.0
2016 Dishonored 2
36
51.9
34
49.3
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
24
34.3
21
30.3
2015 Rocket League
60
86.5
57
82.1
2015 Need For Speed
43
61.7
41
58.7
2015 Project CARS
43
61.7
41
58.7
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
44
63.0
43
61.5
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
155
222.3
147
211.2
2009 League of Legends
86
123.5
82
117.3
GTX 1070 Ti vs RX Vega 56 with i7-7700K vs i7-7700K at 1080p and ultra vs ultra settings
GTX 1070 Ti vs RX Vega 56 with i7-7700K vs i7-7700K at 1440p and ultra vs ultra settings
GTX 1070 Ti vs RX Vega 56 with i7-7700K vs i7-7700K at 4K and ultra vs ultra settings

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 .

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 .

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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