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Nvidia GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB

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How well can the GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB run games
13 Dec 2019 - Graphics card reviewed

A true powerhouse, the GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB will run even the most demanding game system requirements released today. DirectX 12 gaming system requirements will be met by this gpu.

How well will the GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB run 2019 games? We will take a look at the biggest releases and frames per second analysis on Ultra graphics settings. 894 games can be played by this graphics card of the 1000 most demanding games being played by PC gamers today.

The GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB graphics card is returning a reasonable performance on Detroit: Become Human at 1080p of 45 frames per second at Ultra graphics settings. Another popular title that is good to benchmark graphics cards against is Red Dead Redemption 2 which we saw got good frame rates of 65 FPS. A third game we can look at on Ultra at 1080p is the popular Microsoft Flight Simulator, which is predicted to get 50 FPS under tests.

One of the growing popular screen resolutions for PC gaming is the wider 1440p. So we wanted to see how well the GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB performed at 1440p by taking a look at some of the current popular games. First we looked at Detroit: Become Human and saw it deliver playable frames per second across the following graphics settings - Low: 91 FPS, Medium: 71 FPS, High: 48 FPS and Ultra: 34 FPS. We then checked the performance on Red Dead Redemption 2 to see if that runs well. It was reasonable with a 50 FPS at Ultra 1440p. Looking at a few of these 1440p results for the GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB we get the impression that it is a solid choice of hardware for increased screen resolution gaming. We can see this graphics card is capable of delivering reliable frame rates at Ultra and certainly High graphics settings at 1440p.

How many years will the GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB in your PC? This gpu has around 2+ years of running AAA recommended system requirements before any upgrades should be considered.

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB? A good choice when looking to upgrade the GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB would be the 20 Series GeForce RTX 2070 which meets 992 of the 1000 top game’s recommended system requirements and has 22% better performance. Alternatively upgrading this graphics card would have us consider the RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5700 XT 8GB which is 25% more powerful. This upgrade choice can also run 992 games from the most demanding games today.
FPS System Benchmark
91 FPS
High
The GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB is released on 10 Jun 2016

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 51.4 FPS on Metro: Exodus

Metro: Exodus

51.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 54.1 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

54.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 55.1 FPS on Assassins Creed: Odyssey

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

55.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 56.4 FPS on Control

Control

56.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 59.6 FPS on Red Dead Redemption 2

Red Dead Redemption 2

59.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 59.9 FPS on Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3

59.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 62.5 FPS on Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

62.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 67.1 FPS on Total War: Warhammer 2

Total War: Warhammer 2

67.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 68.3 FPS on Total War: Three Kingdoms

Total War: Three Kingdoms

68.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 73.1 FPS on The Division 2

The Division 2

73.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 76 FPS on Final Fantasy XV

Final Fantasy XV

76 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 76.3 FPS on Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4

76.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 76.7 FPS on Hitman 2 (2018)

Hitman 2 (2018)

76.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 76.8 FPS on Middle-earth: Shadow of War

Middle-earth: Shadow of War

76.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 76.8 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

76.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 76.8 FPS on PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

76.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 81 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

81 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 83.2 FPS on Forza Horizon 4

Forza Horizon 4

83.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 83.2 FPS on Assassins Creed: Unity

Assassins Creed: Unity

83.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 84.9 FPS on The Outer Worlds

The Outer Worlds

84.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 85.8 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

85.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 85.9 FPS on Gears 5

Gears 5

85.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 92.4 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

92.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 93.5 FPS on F1 2019

F1 2019

93.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 95.8 FPS on Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry: New Dawn

95.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 96.9 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

96.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 98.9 FPS on Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V

98.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 103.8 FPS on Crysis 3

Crysis 3

103.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 109.1 FPS on Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

109.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 119.3 FPS on Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1

119.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 142.6 FPS on Wolfenstein: Youngblood

Wolfenstein: Youngblood

142.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 159.8 FPS on Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

159.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 17.3 FPS on Control

Control

17.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 18.4 FPS on Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3

18.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 20 FPS on Total War: Three Kingdoms

Total War: Three Kingdoms

20 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 22.4 FPS on Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

22.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 23 FPS on Metro: Exodus

Metro: Exodus

23 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 23.5 FPS on Assassins Creed: Odyssey

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

23.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 23.9 FPS on The Division 2

The Division 2

23.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 24.2 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

24.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 24.2 FPS on The Outer Worlds

The Outer Worlds

24.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 26.6 FPS on Assassins Creed: Unity

Assassins Creed: Unity

26.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 27.1 FPS on Middle-earth: Shadow of War

Middle-earth: Shadow of War

27.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 27.7 FPS on Red Dead Redemption 2

Red Dead Redemption 2

27.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 27.8 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

27.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 28 FPS on Final Fantasy XV

Final Fantasy XV

28 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 28.1 FPS on Hitman 2 (2018)

Hitman 2 (2018)

28.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 28.8 FPS on Gears 5

Gears 5

28.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 29.2 FPS on Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4

29.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 29.7 FPS on Crysis 3

Crysis 3

29.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 30.7 FPS on Total War: Warhammer 2

Total War: Warhammer 2

30.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 33.2 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

33.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 34.6 FPS on Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

34.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 35.2 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

35.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 36.5 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

36.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 36.6 FPS on Forza Horizon 4

Forza Horizon 4

36.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 36.9 FPS on Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry: New Dawn

36.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 37.8 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

37.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 42.3 FPS on PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

42.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 43.9 FPS on F1 2019

F1 2019

43.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 47.3 FPS on Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V

47.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 48.9 FPS on Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1

48.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 50.8 FPS on Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

50.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 55.1 FPS on Wolfenstein: Youngblood

Wolfenstein: Youngblood

55.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 35.6 FPS on Control

Control

35.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 40.1 FPS on Metro: Exodus

Metro: Exodus

40.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 40.2 FPS on Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3

40.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 40.9 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

40.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 42.7 FPS on Total War: Three Kingdoms

Total War: Three Kingdoms

42.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 43 FPS on Red Dead Redemption 2

Red Dead Redemption 2

43 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 43.8 FPS on Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

43.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 48 FPS on Assassins Creed: Odyssey

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

48 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 49.2 FPS on Middle-earth: Shadow of War

Middle-earth: Shadow of War

49.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 49.8 FPS on Final Fantasy XV

Final Fantasy XV

49.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 50.1 FPS on The Division 2

The Division 2

50.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 51.3 FPS on Total War: Warhammer 2

Total War: Warhammer 2

51.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 53.4 FPS on Hitman 2 (2018)

Hitman 2 (2018)

53.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 53.6 FPS on Assassins Creed: Unity

Assassins Creed: Unity

53.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 54.5 FPS on Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4

54.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 56.1 FPS on The Outer Worlds

The Outer Worlds

56.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 57.2 FPS on Gears 5

Gears 5

57.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 59.2 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

59.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 59.6 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

59.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 61.3 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

61.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 62.2 FPS on Forza Horizon 4

Forza Horizon 4

62.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 63.7 FPS on Crysis 3

Crysis 3

63.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 71.5 FPS on F1 2019

F1 2019

71.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 71.9 FPS on Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry: New Dawn

71.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 74.6 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

74.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 75 FPS on Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

75 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 77.1 FPS on Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V

77.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 83.7 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

83.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 96 FPS on Wolfenstein: Youngblood

Wolfenstein: Youngblood

96 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 99.9 FPS on Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

99.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB gets 107.2 FPS on Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1

107.2 FPS
Nvidia PC game performance check GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB
GPU
Architecture
Pascal P104-200-A1
Process
16nm
TMUs
120
Texture Rate
202 GTexel/s
ROPs
64
Pixel Rate
108 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units (Cuda Cores)
1920
Ray Tracing Cores
Tensor Cores
-
Driver Support
golden star golden star golden star golden star golden star
Release Price
Compatibility
Direct X
DX 12.1
Shader
5.0
Open GL
4.5
Resolution (WxH)
7680x4320
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
8192 MB
Memory Speed
2002 MHz
Memory Bus
256 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
256.3GB/sec
L2 Cache
2048KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
DVI Connection
1
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
3
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1506 MHz
Boost Clock
1683 MHz
Power
Max Power
150 Watts
PSU
500 Watt & 33 Amps
Power Connector
1x 6-pin + 1x 8-pin
Recommended Hardware
Best RAM Match
16 GB
Best Resolution
2560 x 1600
GPU Upgrade
Resolution Performance
1366x768 1600x900 1920x1080 2560x1440 3840x2160
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10
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GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB Game Requirement Analysis

Overview
The Galax GeForce GTX 1070 Founders is a high-end graphics card based on the Pascal architecture.


Architecture
It equips a GPU Codenamed P104-200-A1 which is a first generation Pascal GPU and has 15 SM activated, offering 1920 Shader Processing Units, 120 TMUs and 64 ROPs.


GPU
The central unit runs at 1506MHz and goes up to 1683MHz, in Turbo Mode.


Memory
The GPU accesses a 8GB frame buffer of Fast GDDR5, through a 256-bit memory interface, while the Memory Clock Operates at 2002MHz.


Power Consumption
With a rated board TDP of 150W, it requires at least a 500W PSU with 1x 6-pin + 1x 8-pin power connectors.


Performance
The Galax Founders GTX 1070 is a high end performance GPU, capable of gaming at 1080p across all modern 2017 AAA games at high graphics settings and delivering 60+FPS.


System Suggestions
The GeForce Galax GTX 1070 Founders is best suited for resolutions up to and including 2560x1600. We recommend a high-end processor and 16GB of RAM for optimal performance.


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GeForce GTX 1070 Galax Founders 8GB vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
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