Galax Teased GTX 1070: A New Single Slot Variant

By   /   Dec 20, 2016
GALAX teased GTX 1070

Secret weapon for the year 2017 revealed at Galax & Nvidia Carnival, Wuhan, China: when Galax teased GTX 1070 graphics card. The unnamed GeForce GTX 1070 is a single slot, 8-pin PCIe connector utilizing a short PCB with an extension housing cooling fan. For this reason, the graphics card is slim and long.

First and foremost, the card looks beautiful, long, and has metallic livery with sleek design. On the other hand, in striking first glimpse you could see the air intake on its face exposing the copper cooling fins and a fan installed on the extension beyond the length of PCB.

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Although, no specification about Secret weapon were told after Galax teased GTX 1070 but here is what we speculate about the specifications and the price range.

  • Dual Sli connectors
  • 1 x 8-pin PCIe connectors
  • 1x display port
  • 1 HDMI slot
  • 1x DVi
  • Price range around $379

Moreover, in parallel news from 2016 Galax & NVIDIA Carnival, GALAX GeForce GTX 1060 HOF GOC managed to hit 3010 MHz (3.01GHz) on its Pascal based GP106 Core. For more on this news, read this out.

What do you make of the sudden showcase on carnival when GALAX teased GTX 1070? Is it really a secret weapon for the year 2017? Well, GALAX GTX 1060 HOF GOC has set a world record, I wonder what the secret weapon will do. Let us know your thoughts on this.