Nvidia GTX 1070 Specifications Revealed, Comparison With GTX 1080

Nvidia has released the hardware specifications for their upcoming GTX 1070 that is set to release alongside the GTX 1080 as the next generation graphics cards.

Nvidia GTX 1070 is the cheaper sibling of GTX 1080 and from the detailed specifications, it appear to be a little behind GTX 1080, although with a much more attractive price. You can check out the full system specifications below and see how they compare against GTX 1080.

ArchitecturePascal 16nm FinFETPascal 16nm FinFET
GPU GP104-400 GP104-200
Streaming Multiprocessors2015
CUDA Cores25601920
ROPs6464 (TBC)
FP32 Computing Power (Base Clock)8.2 TFLOPs5.8 TFLOPs
FP32 Computing Power (Boost Clock)8.9 TFLOPs6.5 TFLOPs
Memory Type8GB GDDR5X8GB GDDR5
Base Clock1607 MHz1506 MHz
Boost Clock 1733 MHz1683 MHz
Memory Clock1250 MHz2000 MHz
Effective Memory Clock10000 MHz8000 MHz
Memory Bus256-bit256-bit
Memory Bandwidth320 GB/s256 GB/s
Power Connectors1x 8pin1x 8pin
MSRP$599 Base Price
$699 FE
$379 Base Price
$449 FE

While GTX 1070 won’t be out until June 10th, we should be getting benchmarks for it as the release date draws near. It should be interesting to compare the performance between both of these graphics card considering the price difference.

Let us know what you think about these specifications in the comments below.

Khurram Imtiaz

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