GTX 1070 with Pentium G2020 benchmarks at Ultra Quality settings

It is clear that the GTX 1070 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 's 8192 MB RAM is more than enough for modern games and should not cause any bottlenecks. This combination between GTX 1070 and Intel Pentium G2020 @ 2.90GHz is going to cause serious bottlenecks in many games and cause severe FPS loss. In short the performance is exceptional, there's no question that this is one of the most powerful single GPU out there in 2016 .

 GTX 1070 with Pentium G2020 benchmarks at Ultra Quality settings
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070
Price $ 329.0
Year 2016
Maximum Recorded Temperature 80C
Max Fan Noise 48.2dB
Recommended Power Supply 500W
Benchmark CPU Intel Pentium G2020 @ 2.90GHz ($32.86)
CPU Impact on FPS -48.9 FPS
CPU Impact on FPS % -50.0%
Benchmark Quality Settings Ultra Quality Settings
Average 1080p Performance 48.9 FPS
Average 1440p Performance 35.4 FPS
Average 4K Performance 20.6 FPS
Memory 8 GB
1080p Cost Per Frame $ 8.2
1440p Cost Per Frame $ 11.3
4K Cost Per Frame $ 19.4
Series GTX 1070
Variant NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070
Overall Combination Score 67/100 Good

The GTX 1080 might be the high-end flagship of the latest Pascal set of graphics cards, but their prices keep them out of the reach of most mid-range PC gamers. On the other hand, the GTX 1070 is closer to being reasonably affordable at a price tag of $ 399. The good news is, with the release of the GTX 1070 Ti, the GTX 1070 's price is getting more discount.

NVIDIA ’s xx70 cards have always been defined by mid-range prices with performance that knocks on the door of high-end graphics cards – especially when overclocked. After taking the time to fully test the Pascal graphics card inside the GTX 1070, we can say without a doubt that it continues the trend. The GTX 1070 has 8 GB RAM compared to the GTX 970 's 4 GB video memory.

In our synthetic benchmarks, the GTX 1070 blows past the GTX 970 and, amazingly, even the GTX 980 as well. Unfortunately, gaming performance was not quite as impressive. Even if the GTX 1070 consistently delivers frame rate increases over the GTX 970, the gain is not much to justify an upgrade.

For 1080p Full HD, we were able to play Anthem, Need For Speed: Heat, Shadow of the Tomb Raider, Just Cause 4, Gears of War 5 at 64 fps to 75 fps and kept frame rates hovering around 71 fps. For 1440p Quad HD, we were able to play GreedFall, Hitman 2, Call of Duty: Black Ops 4, F1 2019, World War Z at 61 fps to 68 fps and kept frame rates hovering around 65 fps.

Assassin's Creed Odyssey (2018)

Ultra Quality

Resolution 1920x1080

Year Graphics Card Price Frames Per Second
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 $ 499
59.8 FPS
2017 AMD Radeon RX Vega 64 $ 499
57.0 FPS
2017 AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 $ 399
56.2 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 $ 350
54.4 FPS
2017 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti $ 409
53.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti $ 279
50.3 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 $ 399
16.9 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER $ 229
47.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 $ 220
44.3 FPS
2018 AMD Radeon RX 590 $ 279
43.5 FPS
2015 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 Ti $ 649
40.0 FPS
2015 AMD Radeon R9 FURY X $ 649
39.0 FPS

The GTX 1070 sits between the GTX 1660 Ti and the GTX 1660 SUPER, falling slower than GTX 1660 Ti by 7% and faster than GTX 1660 SUPER by 0%. It has an average relative performance against every graphics card here. Against its rival - the RX Vega 56, the GTX 1070 is much slower. Compared to its higher sibling, the GTX 1070 was much slower than the GTX 1080 by more than 20%. There is a big margin in performance when comparing the GTX 1070 against the GTX 1070 Ti.

Forza Horizon 4 (2018)

Ultra Quality

Resolution 1920x1080

Year Graphics Card Price Frames Per Second
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 $ 499
117.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 $ 350
111.1 FPS
2017 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti $ 409
105.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti $ 279
99.8 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 $ 399
34.5 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER $ 229
94.0 FPS
2015 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 Ti $ 649
94.0 FPS
2017 AMD Radeon RX Vega 64 $ 499
91.0 FPS
2017 AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 $ 399
89.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 $ 220
87.8 FPS
2018 AMD Radeon RX 590 $ 279
75.5 FPS
2015 AMD Radeon R9 FURY X $ 649
68.0 FPS

The GTX 1070 sits between the GTX 1660 Ti and the GTX 1660 SUPER, falling slower than GTX 1660 Ti by 4% and faster than GTX 1660 SUPER by 2.1%. It has an average relative performance against every graphics card here. Against its rival - the RX Vega 56, the GTX 1070 is much slower. Compared to its higher sibling, the GTX 1070 was much slower than the GTX 1080 by more than 20%. There is a big margin in performance when comparing the GTX 1070 against the GTX 1070 Ti.

Shadow of the Tomb Raider (2018)

Ultra Quality

Resolution 1920x1080

Year Graphics Card Price Frames Per Second
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 $ 499
91.0 FPS
2017 AMD Radeon RX Vega 64 $ 499
90.0 FPS
2017 AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 $ 399
85.7 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 $ 350
85.7 FPS
2017 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti $ 409
84.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti $ 279
79.8 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER $ 229
75.0 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 $ 399
26.6 FPS
2018 AMD Radeon RX 590 $ 279
71.9 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 $ 220
70.2 FPS
2015 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 Ti $ 649
66.0 FPS
2015 AMD Radeon R9 FURY X $ 649
56.0 FPS

The GTX 1070 sits between the GTX 1660 SUPER and the RX 590, falling slower than GTX 1660 SUPER by 1.4% and faster than RX 590 by 2.9%. It has an average relative performance against every graphics card here. Its results are actually indistinguishable from those of the GTX 1660 SUPER. Against its rival - the RX Vega 56, the GTX 1070 is much slower. Compared to its higher sibling, the GTX 1070 was much slower than the GTX 1080 by more than 20%. There is a big margin in performance when comparing the GTX 1070 against the GTX 1070 Ti.

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (2017)

Ultra Quality

Resolution 1920x1080

Year Graphics Card Price Frames Per Second
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 $ 499
95.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 $ 350
92.6 FPS
2017 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti $ 409
85.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti $ 279
80.8 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 $ 399
28.7 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER $ 229
76.0 FPS
2017 AMD Radeon RX Vega 64 $ 499
73.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 $ 220
71.1 FPS
2017 AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 $ 399
71.0 FPS
2015 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 Ti $ 649
68.0 FPS
2015 AMD Radeon R9 FURY X $ 649
60.0 FPS
2018 AMD Radeon RX 590 $ 279
56.0 FPS

The GTX 1070 sits between the GTX 1660 Ti and the GTX 1660 SUPER, falling slower than GTX 1660 Ti by 1% and faster than GTX 1660 SUPER by 5.3%. It has an average relative performance against every graphics card here. Its results are actually indistinguishable from those of the GTX 1660 Ti. Against its rival - the RX Vega 56, the GTX 1070 is much slower. Compared to its higher sibling, the GTX 1070 was much slower than the GTX 1080 by more than 20%. There is a big margin in performance when comparing the GTX 1070 against the GTX 1070 Ti.

Battlefield V (2018)

Ultra Quality

Resolution 1920x1080

Year Graphics Card Price Frames Per Second
2017 AMD Radeon RX Vega 64 $ 499
125.0 FPS
2017 AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 $ 399
123.1 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 $ 499
121.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 $ 350
114.6 FPS
2017 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti $ 409
111.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti $ 279
105.4 FPS
2018 AMD Radeon RX 590 $ 279
103.5 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 $ 399
35.5 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER $ 229
99.0 FPS
2015 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 Ti $ 649
94.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 $ 220
92.8 FPS
2015 AMD Radeon R9 FURY X $ 649
86.0 FPS

The GTX 1070 sits between the RX 590 and the GTX 1660 SUPER, falling slower than RX 590 by 4.5% and faster than GTX 1660 SUPER by 0%. It has an average relative performance against every graphics card here. Against its rival - the RX Vega 56, the GTX 1070 is much slower. Compared to its higher sibling, the GTX 1070 was much slower than the GTX 1080 by more than 20%. There is a big margin in performance when comparing the GTX 1070 against the GTX 1070 Ti.

Game Performance at Ultra Quality settings

Change Quality Settings

Resolution 1920x1080

1% Low [Min FPS] Average FPS
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
12
35.5
2019 Anthem
8
22.9
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
12
33.6
2019 Resident Evil 2
14
41.6
2019 Metro Exodus
6
18.5
2019 World War Z
11
33.4
2019 Gears of War 5
9
27.0
2019 F1 2019
12
33.9
2019 GreedFall
10
30.5
2019 Borderlands 3
7
21.4
2019 Call of Duty Modern Warfare
14
41.2
2019 Red Dead Redemption 2
5
15.9
2019 Need For Speed: Heat
8
24.9
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
14
39.8
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
6
16.9
2018 Final Fantasy XV
10
28.4
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
9
26.6
2018 Forza Horizon 4
12
34.5
2018 Fallout 76
15
43.3
2018 Hitman 2
12
33.7
2018 Just Cause 4
9
26.8
2018 Monster Hunter: World
10
28.8
2018 Strange Brigade
15
43.4
2018 Battlefield V
12
35.5
2017 Dawn of War III
13
36.3
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
9
27.2
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
8
24.4
2017 Destiny 2
16
46.7
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
10
28.7
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
12
34.7
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
13
37.0
2017 For Honor
17
49.4
2017 Project CARS 2
12
35.0
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
15
42.4
2016 Ashes of the Singularity
8
23.8
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
7
22.0
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
9
26.5
2016 Doom
19
53.1
2016 F1 2016
13
37.1
2016 Hitman
12
33.7
2016 Rise of the Tomb Raider
14
41.2
2016 The Division
10
29.8
2016 Total War: Warhammer
11
33.3
2016 Battlefield 1
15
42.1
2016 Overwatch
19
53.8
2016 Dishonored 2
9
25.5
2015 DiRT Rally
19
53.2
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
11
33.3
2015 The Witcher 3
10
29.9
2015 Rocket League
51
144.1
2015 Need For Speed
14
40.0
2015 Project CARS
13
38.3
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
25
70.0
2013 Crysis 3
11
33.1
2013 Battlefield 4
16
47.0
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
35
98.8
2009 League of Legends
66
185.3

Resolution 2560x1440

1% Low [Min FPS] Average FPS
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
9
26.5
2019 Anthem
6
18.2
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
9
26.1
2019 Resident Evil 2
10
28.0
2019 Metro Exodus
5
14.4
2019 World War Z
8
24.4
2019 Gears of War 5
7
19.6
2019 F1 2019
8
24.0
2019 GreedFall
7
22.0
2019 Borderlands 3
5
15.0
2019 Call of Duty Modern Warfare
10
29.7
2019 Red Dead Redemption 2
4
13.0
2019 Need For Speed: Heat
7
19.6
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
8
23.3
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
5
14.0
2018 Final Fantasy XV
7
19.7
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
6
17.6
2018 Forza Horizon 4
10
29.1
2018 Fallout 76
10
29.4
2018 Hitman 2
8
22.3
2018 Just Cause 4
7
19.8
2018 Monster Hunter: World
7
20.2
2018 Strange Brigade
10
30.3
2018 Battlefield V
10
28.4
2017 Dawn of War III
8
24.9
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
7
20.2
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
6
19.4
2017 Destiny 2
14
40.2
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
7
21.9
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
8
22.6
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
9
26.8
2017 For Honor
10
28.8
2017 Project CARS 2
8
24.7
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
13
38.3
2016 Ashes of the Singularity
7
21.8
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
5
15.2
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
7
21.3
2016 Doom
13
36.3
2016 F1 2016
10
29.1
2016 Hitman
8
24.9
2016 Rise of the Tomb Raider
9
27.1
2016 The Division
7
21.3
2016 Total War: Warhammer
8
24.4
2016 Battlefield 1
11
31.5
2016 Overwatch
13
37.2
2016 Dishonored 2
7
21.8
2015 DiRT Rally
13
37.9
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
8
22.7
2015 The Witcher 3
8
22.3
2015 Rocket League
22
61.8
2015 Need For Speed
11
30.9
2015 Project CARS
10
29.2
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
16
45.3
2013 Crysis 3
7
20.9
2013 Battlefield 4
10
30.4
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
29
82.3
2009 League of Legends
36
102.9

Resolution 3840x2160

1% Low [Min FPS] Average FPS
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
5
15.8
2019 Anthem
3
9.9
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
4
13.8
2019 Resident Evil 2
4
13.8
2019 Metro Exodus
3
9.0
2019 World War Z
5
14.0
2019 Gears of War 5
4
12.3
2019 F1 2019
5
15.2
2019 GreedFall
3
9.0
2019 Borderlands 3
2
7.8
2019 Call of Duty Modern Warfare
6
17.7
2019 Red Dead Redemption 2
2
8.2
2019 Need For Speed: Heat
4
12.3
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
3
10.4
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
3
9.3
2018 Final Fantasy XV
4
11.5
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
3
9.3
2018 Forza Horizon 4
6
19.4
2018 Fallout 76
5
16.2
2018 Hitman 2
4
12.9
2018 Just Cause 4
3
10.3
2018 Monster Hunter: World
3
9.7
2018 Strange Brigade
5
16.5
2018 Battlefield V
5
15.8
2017 Dawn of War III
4
13.0
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
4
11.7
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
3
11.1
2017 Destiny 2
7
20.1
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
4
12.6
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
4
12.1
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
6
18.5
2017 For Honor
5
14.4
2017 Project CARS 2
7
20.6
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
11
32.1
2016 Ashes of the Singularity
5
14.9
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
2
8.1
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
6
17.7
2016 Doom
6
18.8
2016 F1 2016
6
18.1
2016 Hitman
5
14.4
2016 Rise of the Tomb Raider
5
14.0
2016 The Division
4
11.8
2016 Total War: Warhammer
4
13.7
2016 Battlefield 1
6
17.0
2016 Overwatch
6
19.1
2016 Dishonored 2
6
17.3
2015 DiRT Rally
6
19.1
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
3
10.7
2015 The Witcher 3
4
12.7
2015 Rocket League
10
28.8
2015 Need For Speed
7
20.6
2015 Project CARS
7
20.6
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
7
21.0
2013 Crysis 3
3
10.1
2013 Battlefield 4
7
21.6
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
26
74.1
2009 League of Legends
14
41.2
GTX 1070 with Pentium G2020 at 1080p and Ultra Quality settings

GTX 1070 Specifications

GTX 1070 Board Design

Board NumberPG411 SKU 20
Length10.5 inches 267 mm
Outputs1x DVI1x HDMI3x DisplayPort
Power Connectors1x 8-pin
Slot WidthDual-slot
TDP150 W

GTX 1070 Clock Speeds

Boost Clock1683 MHz
GPU Clock1506 MHz
Memory Clock2002 MHz 8008 MHz effective

GTX 1070 Graphics Card

Bus InterfacePCIe 3.0 x16
GenerationGeForce 1000
Launch Price379 USD
ProductionActive
Release DateJun 10th, 2016

GTX 1070 Graphics Features

CUDA6.1
DirectX12.0 (12_1)
OpenCL1.2
OpenGL4.6
Shader Model6.1
Vulkan1.1.82

GTX 1070 Graphics Processor

ArchitecturePascal
Die Size314 mm²
GPU NameGP104
GPU VariantGP104-200-A1
Process Size16 nm
Transistors7,200 million

GTX 1070 Memory

Bandwidth256.3 GB/s
Memory Bus256 bit
Memory Size8192 MB
Memory TypeGDDR5

GTX 1070 Render Config

ROPs64
SM Count15
Shading Units1920
TMUs120

GTX 1070 Theoretical Performance

FP16 (half) performance101.0 GFLOPS (1:64)
FP32 (float) performance6,463 GFLOPS
FP64 (double) performance202.0 GFLOPS (1:32)
Pixel Rate107.7 GPixel/s
Texture Rate202.0 GTexel/s

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zelven 3 months ago
BULLSHIT... I have a gtx 1070 with a i7-8700 and i got over 120 fps on fortnite epic settings 1080p
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vocalistheels 10 months ago
Gtx 1070 vs 980 tigtx 1070 vs gtx 980 ti
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crumpetenclose 10 months ago
If they are the same price the 1070. If the 1070 is 450 and the 980ti is say 350 get the 980ti. I have a friend that just got a evga gtx 980ti classified for 0 if you can find that take it.
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servicesdicing 10 months ago
gtx 1070ti and 1070 sliI just ordered a gtx 1070ti and already have a gtx 1070Can I SLI them?
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hoodenfood 10 months ago
The 1070ti and 1070 are not SLI compatible.
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interestrigil 10 months ago
Gtx 1070 sli vs gtx 980 ti sliHi, i want to know what is the best choise atm, now i hace a 980 ti but i cam sell easy
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radiationhig 10 months ago
1070 will be quite a bit better and drivers shouldn't be an issue.
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scantutility 10 months ago
GTX 980 TI v GTX 1070Hi, I am planning to use either one for 1440p gaming. Which one do you recommend me to get?
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colagyr 10 months ago
Gtx 1070 vs Titan xIs it true that the gtx 1070 is as good as the titan x?And would an i5 6600k bottleneck these cards?
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ancestorantarctic 10 months ago
At least that's how it is according to nvidia. But until we see independent benchmark take it with grain of salt. remember when amd showing fury x to be significantly ahead than 980ti in most title?
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