GTX 1080 Max-Q with i7-6700K 1080p, 1440p, 4K benchmarks at Ultra Quality

In terms of cost, pricing clearly is a genuine issue here and the price of GTX 1080 Max-Q is simply ridiculous. In terms of memory, the GTX 1080 Max-Q 's 8192 MB RAM is more than enough for modern games and should not cause any bottlenecks.

GTX 1080 Max-Q with i7-6700K 1080p, 1440p, 4K benchmarks at Ultra Quality
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Max-Q
Price $ 1,955.0
Year 2017
Maximum Recorded Temperature 83C
Max Fan Noise 51.6dB
Recommended Power Supply 150W
Benchmark CPU Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz ($334.99) *closest mobile equivalent*
CPU Impact on FPS + 0.0 FPS
CPU Impact on FPS % 0.0%
Benchmark Quality Settings Ultra Quality Settings
Average 1080p Performance 84.7 FPS
Average 1440p Performance 62.0 FPS
Average 4K Performance 36.4 FPS
Memory 8 GB
1080p Cost Per Frame $ 23.1
1440p Cost Per Frame $ 31.5
4K Cost Per Frame $ 53.7
Series GTX 1080 Max-Q
Variant NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Max-Q
Overall Combination Score 58/100 Acceptable

Assassin's Creed Odyssey (2018)

Ultra Quality

Resolution 1920x1080

Year Graphics Card Price Frames Per Second
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Mobile $ 1,942
53.5 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Mobile $ 1,857
50.8 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Max-Q $ 1,772
45.9 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Mobile $ 1,724
45.5 FPS
2017 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Max-Q $ 1,955
44.8 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Mobile $ 1,559
39.9 FPS
2018 AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 Mobile $ 1,579
39.3 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q $ 1,516
39.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 Mobile $ 1,104
38.1 FPS
2017 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Max-Q $ 1,106
35.2 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Mobile $ 1,758
35.2 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Max-Q $ 1,185
34.2 FPS

The GTX 1080 Max-Q sits between the RTX 2070 Mobile and the GTX 1070 Mobile, falling slower than RTX 2070 Mobile by 1.6% and faster than GTX 1070 Mobile by 12.3%. It has an average relative performance against every graphics card here. Its results are actually indistinguishable from those of the RTX 2070 Mobile. The GTX 1080 Max-Q averaged 44.8 fps in , topping the RX Vega 56 Mobile by a good margin.

Forza Horizon 4 (2018)

Ultra Quality

Resolution 1920x1080

Year Graphics Card Price Frames Per Second
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Mobile $ 1,857
99.4 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Mobile $ 1,942
97.3 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Mobile $ 1,724
91.7 FPS
2017 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Max-Q $ 1,955
87.7 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Max-Q $ 1,772
83.4 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Mobile $ 1,559
81.6 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q $ 1,516
78.6 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 Mobile $ 1,104
77.8 FPS
2017 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Max-Q $ 1,106
72.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Mobile $ 1,758
69.8 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Max-Q $ 1,185
67.8 FPS
2018 AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 Mobile $ 1,579
62.3 FPS

The GTX 1080 Max-Q sits between the RTX 2070 Mobile and the RTX 2080 Max-Q, falling slower than RTX 2070 Mobile by 4.6% and faster than RTX 2080 Max-Q by 5.2%. It has an average relative performance against every graphics card here. The GTX 1080 Max-Q averaged 87.7 fps in , topping the RX Vega 56 Mobile by a good margin.

Shadow of the Tomb Raider (2018)

Ultra Quality

Resolution 1920x1080

Year Graphics Card Price Frames Per Second
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Mobile $ 1,942
83.3 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Mobile $ 1,857
77.3 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Max-Q $ 1,772
71.4 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Mobile $ 1,724
71.3 FPS
2017 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Max-Q $ 1,955
68.3 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Mobile $ 1,559
62.9 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q $ 1,516
61.2 FPS
2018 AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 Mobile $ 1,579
60.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 Mobile $ 1,104
60.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Mobile $ 1,758
55.9 FPS
2017 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Max-Q $ 1,106
55.5 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Max-Q $ 1,185
54.3 FPS

The GTX 1080 Max-Q sits between the RTX 2070 Mobile and the GTX 1070 Mobile, falling slower than RTX 2070 Mobile by 4.4% and faster than GTX 1070 Mobile by 8.6%. It has an average relative performance against every graphics card here. The GTX 1080 Max-Q averaged 68.3 fps in , topping the RX Vega 56 Mobile by a good margin.

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (2017)

Ultra Quality

Resolution 1920x1080

Year Graphics Card Price Frames Per Second
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Mobile $ 1,857
80.8 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Mobile $ 1,942
79.1 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Mobile $ 1,724
74.5 FPS
2017 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Max-Q $ 1,955
71.2 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Mobile $ 1,559
68.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Max-Q $ 1,772
67.8 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 Mobile $ 1,104
64.8 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q $ 1,516
63.8 FPS
2017 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Max-Q $ 1,106
60.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Mobile $ 1,758
56.5 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Max-Q $ 1,185
54.9 FPS
2018 AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 Mobile $ 1,579
49.7 FPS

The GTX 1080 Max-Q sits between the RTX 2070 Mobile and the GTX 1070 Mobile, falling slower than RTX 2070 Mobile by 4.6% and faster than GTX 1070 Mobile by 4.7%. It has an average relative performance against every graphics card here. The GTX 1080 Max-Q averaged 71.2 fps in , topping the RX Vega 56 Mobile by a good margin.

Battlefield V (2018)

Ultra Quality

Resolution 1920x1080

Year Graphics Card Price Frames Per Second
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Mobile $ 1,942
103.6 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Mobile $ 1,857
102.8 FPS
2017 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Max-Q $ 1,955
90.8 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Max-Q $ 1,772
88.8 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Mobile $ 1,724
88.2 FPS
2018 AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 Mobile $ 1,579
86.2 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Mobile $ 1,559
84.1 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 Mobile $ 1,104
80.2 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q $ 1,516
75.6 FPS
2017 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Max-Q $ 1,106
74.2 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Mobile $ 1,758
73.8 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Max-Q $ 1,185
71.7 FPS

The GTX 1080 Max-Q sits between the GTX 1080 Mobile and the RTX 2080 Max-Q, falling slower than GTX 1080 Mobile by 13.2% and faster than RTX 2080 Max-Q by 2.3%. It has a strong relative performance against every graphics card here. It is a close call between the GTX 1080 Max-Q and its rival RX Vega 56 Mobile by a small margin.

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
78
87.7
2019 Anthem
50
56.6
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
74
82.9
2019 Resident Evil 2
88
98.7
2019 Metro Exodus
39
44.0
2019 World War Z
76
85.5
2019 Gears of War 5
57
64.0
2019 F1 2019
72
80.3
2019 GreedFall
65
72.3
2019 Borderlands 3
45
50.8
2019 Call of Duty Modern Warfare
87
97.7
2019 Red Dead Redemption 2
33
37.6
2019 Need For Speed: Heat
53
59.1
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
92
102.8
2018 F1 2018
78
87.4
2018 Far Cry 5
70
78.0
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
40
44.8
2018 Final Fantasy XV
58
64.7
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
61
68.3
2018 Forza Horizon 4
78
87.7
2018 Fallout 76
97
108.8
2018 Hitman 2
76
84.8
2018 Just Cause 4
57
63.5
2018 Monster Hunter: World
61
68.4
2018 Strange Brigade
92
103.1
2018 Battlefield V
81
90.8
2017 Dawn of War III
73
81.2
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
60
67.5
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
54
60.8
2017 Shadow of War
71
79.3
2017 Total War: Warhammer II
55
61.6
2017 Wolfenstein II
95
105.6
2017 Destiny 2
104
116.3
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
64
71.2
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
78
87.7
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
79
88.0
2017 For Honor
105
117.3
2017 Project CARS 2
74
83.1
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
90
100.6
2016 Ashes of the Singularity
54
60.9
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
50
56.2
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
60
67.1
2016 Doom
120
134.0
2016 F1 2016
83
92.7
2016 Hitman
83
92.6
2016 Rise of the Tomb Raider
90
100.7
2016 The Division
68
76.2
2016 Total War: Warhammer
73
82.0
2016 Battlefield 1
96
106.8
2016 Overwatch
122
136.0
2016 Dishonored 2
54
60.6
2015 DiRT Rally
109
122.2
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
75
83.6
2015 The Witcher 3
70
77.9
2015 Rocket League
307
342.0
2015 Need For Speed
85
94.8
2015 Project CARS
81
90.9
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
149
166.1
2013 Crysis 3
76
85.2
2013 Battlefield 4
105
117.6
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
211
234.5
2009 League of Legends
395
439.8

Resolution 2560x1440

1% Low [Min FPS] Average FPS
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
52
65.3
2019 Anthem
35
44.8
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
51
64.3
2019 Resident Evil 2
53
66.4
2019 Metro Exodus
27
34.2
2019 World War Z
49
62.4
2019 Gears of War 5
37
46.4
2019 F1 2019
45
56.9
2019 GreedFall
41
52.3
2019 Borderlands 3
28
35.7
2019 Call of Duty Modern Warfare
56
70.3
2019 Red Dead Redemption 2
24
30.8
2019 Need For Speed: Heat
37
46.4
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
47
59.2
2018 F1 2018
55
69.7
2018 Far Cry 5
48
60.8
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
26
33.0
2018 Final Fantasy XV
37
47.0
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
37
46.5
2018 Forza Horizon 4
58
73.5
2018 Fallout 76
60
75.8
2018 Hitman 2
44
55.5
2018 Just Cause 4
37
46.9
2018 Monster Hunter: World
38
47.8
2018 Strange Brigade
57
71.8
2018 Battlefield V
58
72.7
2017 Dawn of War III
51
64.5
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
40
50.3
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
38
48.0
2017 Shadow of War
41
52.3
2017 Total War: Warhammer II
34
43.6
2017 Wolfenstein II
57
72.3
2017 Destiny 2
79
99.8
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
43
54.0
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
45
57.2
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
50
63.5
2017 For Honor
54
68.4
2017 Project CARS 2
46
58.7
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
72
90.9
2016 Ashes of the Singularity
43
54.1
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
31
39.2
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
44
55.9
2016 Doom
74
93.5
2016 F1 2016
58
72.9
2016 Hitman
62
77.6
2016 Rise of the Tomb Raider
57
71.3
2016 The Division
43
54.9
2016 Total War: Warhammer
50
62.8
2016 Battlefield 1
61
77.2
2016 Overwatch
75
94.0
2016 Dishonored 2
41
51.8
2015 DiRT Rally
74
92.6
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
46
58.1
2015 The Witcher 3
46
57.9
2015 Rocket League
117
146.6
2015 Need For Speed
58
73.3
2015 Project CARS
55
69.4
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
86
107.5
2013 Crysis 3
43
54.4
2013 Battlefield 4
61
77.1
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
156
195.5
2009 League of Legends
195
244.3

Resolution 3840x2160

1% Low [Min FPS] Average FPS
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
27
39.0
2019 Anthem
17
24.4
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
23
34.1
2019 Resident Evil 2
22
32.8
2019 Metro Exodus
15
21.5
2019 World War Z
25
35.9
2019 Gears of War 5
20
29.3
2019 F1 2019
25
36.1
2019 GreedFall
15
21.5
2019 Borderlands 3
13
18.6
2019 Call of Duty Modern Warfare
29
42.0
2019 Red Dead Redemption 2
13
19.5
2019 Need For Speed: Heat
20
29.3
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
18
26.2
2018 F1 2018
31
44.3
2018 Far Cry 5
22
31.5
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
16
23.3
2018 Final Fantasy XV
18
26.0
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
17
24.7
2018 Forza Horizon 4
34
48.7
2018 Fallout 76
29
42.0
2018 Hitman 2
23
33.0
2018 Just Cause 4
17
24.5
2018 Monster Hunter: World
16
23.0
2018 Strange Brigade
27
39.1
2018 Battlefield V
27
39.0
2017 Dawn of War III
23
33.8
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
20
29.9
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
21
30.8
2017 Shadow of War
20
29.9
2017 Total War: Warhammer II
16
23.5
2017 Wolfenstein II
31
44.8
2017 Destiny 2
35
50.2
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
21
30.8
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
21
30.4
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
30
44.0
2017 For Honor
23
34.2
2017 Project CARS 2
34
48.8
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
53
76.2
2016 Ashes of the Singularity
29
42.5
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
14
21.2
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
32
45.8
2016 Doom
34
49.5
2016 F1 2016
32
46.6
2016 Hitman
32
45.8
2016 Rise of the Tomb Raider
25
37.0
2016 The Division
21
30.6
2016 Total War: Warhammer
25
35.8
2016 Battlefield 1
29
42.3
2016 Overwatch
33
48.3
2016 Dishonored 2
28
41.0
2015 DiRT Rally
35
51.3
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
19
28.2
2015 The Witcher 3
23
34.0
2015 Rocket League
47
68.4
2015 Need For Speed
34
48.8
2015 Project CARS
34
48.8
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
34
49.9
2013 Crysis 3
18
26.8
2013 Battlefield 4
39
56.2
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
123
175.9
2009 League of Legends
68
97.7
GTX 1080 Max-Q with i7-6700K at 1080p and Ultra Quality settings

GTX 1080 Max-Q Specifications

GTX 1080 Max-Q Board Design

Board NumberE2915 SKU 10
OutputsNo outputs
Power ConnectorsNone
Slot WidthMXM Module
TDP150 W

GTX 1080 Max-Q Clock Speeds

Boost Clock1468 MHz
GPU Clock1290 MHz
Memory Clock1251 MHz 10008 MHz effective

GTX 1080 Max-Q Graphics Card

Bus InterfacePCIe 3.0 x16
GenerationGeForce 10 Mobile
ProductionActive
Release DateJun 27th, 2017
Reviews183 in our database

GTX 1080 Max-Q Graphics Features

CUDA6.1
DirectX12.0 (12_1)
OpenCL1.2
OpenGL4.6
Shader Model6.4
Vulkan1.1.103

GTX 1080 Max-Q Graphics Processor

ArchitecturePascal
Die Size314 mm²
FoundryTSMC
GPU NameGP104
GPU VariantN17E-G3-A1
Process Size16 nm
Transistors7,200 million

GTX 1080 Max-Q Memory

Bandwidth320.3 GB/s
Memory Bus256 bit
Memory Size8 GB
Memory TypeGDDR5X

GTX 1080 Max-Q Render Config

L1 Cache48 KB (per SM)
L2 Cache2 MB
ROPs64
SM Count20
Shading Units2560
TMUs160

GTX 1080 Max-Q Theoretical Performance

FP16 (half) performance117.4 GFLOPS (1:64)
FP32 (float) performance7.516 TFLOPS
FP64 (double) performance234.9 GFLOPS (1:32)
Pixel Rate93.95 GPixel/s
Texture Rate234.9 GTexel/s

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