NVIDIA Quadro 2000M vs AMD FirePro M4100

NVIDIA Quadro 2000M
AMD FirePro M4100

General info

Comparison of Quadro 2000M and FirePro M4100 architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
2.39
 
n/d
Architecture
Fermi
 
GCN
Code name
Fermi
 
Mars
Type
Mobile workstation
 
Mobile workstation
Release date
22 February 2011
 
1 October 2013
Launch price (MSRP)
$46.56
 
n/d
Price now
$47
 
n/d

Technical specs

Quadro 2000M and FirePro M4100's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of Quadro 2000M and FirePro M4100's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
192
 
384
Core clock speed
550 MHz
 
670 MHz
Transistor count
1,170 million
 
1,040 million
Manufacturing process technology
40 nm
 
28 nm
Power consumption (TDP)
55 Watt
 
n/d
Texture fill rate
17.6 GTexel / s
 
16.08 GTexel / s
Floating-point performance
422.4 gflops
 
514.6 gflops

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Quadro 2000M and FirePro M4100 compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. For notebook video cards it's notebook size, connection slot and bus, if the video card is inserted into a slot instead of being soldered to the notebook motherboard.
Laptop size
medium sized
 
medium sized
Interface
MXM-A (3.0)
 
PCIe 3.0 x8

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on Quadro 2000M and FirePro M4100: its type, size, bus, clock and resulting bandwidth. Note that GPUs integrated into processors don't have dedicated memory and use a shared part of system RAM.
Memory type
DDR3
 
GDDR5
Maximum RAM amount
2 GB
 
2 GB
Memory bus width
128 Bit
 
128 Bit
Memory clock speed
900 MHz
 
4000 MHz
Memory bandwidth
28.8 GB / s
 
64 GB / s
Shared memory
-
 
-

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Quadro 2000M and FirePro M4100.
Display Connectors
No outputs
 
No outputs

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by Quadro 2000M and FirePro M4100. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
AppAcceleration
-
 
+

API support

APIs supported by Quadro 2000M and FirePro M4100, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
DirectX 11, Shader 5.0
 
DirectX 12 (FL 11_1), Shader 5.0
OpenGL
4.6
 
4.6

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Quadro 2000M and FirePro M4100. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

Quadro 2000M 0.92
FirePro M4100 1.10 +19.6%

3DMark 11 Performance GPU

Quadro 2000M 1261
FirePro M4100 1728 +37%

Passmark

Quadro 2000M 1034
FirePro M4100 1059 +2.4%

Rendering quality tests

GFXBench render quality
4541 −0.2%
 
4549 +0.2%
GFXBench high precision render quality
4541 −0.2%
 
4549 +0.2%

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of Quadro 2000M and FirePro M4100. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
27 Mh/s −174.1%
 
74 Mh/s +174.1%

Gaming performance

Let's see how good Quadro 2000M and FirePro M4100 are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.

Advantages of NVIDIA Quadro 2000M

OpenGl 4.1
FP32

Advantages of AMD FirePro M4100

19.6% faster in synthetic tests
Much newer (1 October 2013 vs 22 February 2011)
More pipelines (384 vs 192)
Higher memory bandwidth (64 vs 28.8 GB/s)
Finer manufacturing process technology (28 vs 40 nm)
AMD App Acceleration
AMD PowerPlay power management technology
AMD PowerTune technology
AMD ZeroCore Power technology
AMD Enduro technology

So, Quadro 2000M or FirePro M4100?

Judging by the results of synthetic and gaming tests, Technical City recommends AMD FirePro M4100.
Should you still have questions on choice between Quadro 2000M and FirePro M4100, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.

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