NVIDIA Quadro 600: specs and benchmarks

NVIDIA Quadro 600


NVIDIA started Quadro 600 sales 13 December 2010 at a recommended price of 179 USD. This is Fermi architecture desktop card based on 40 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at designers. 1 GB of DDR3 memory clocked at 1.6 GHz are supplied, and together with 128 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 25.6 GB/s.

Compatibility-wise, this is 1-slot card attached via PCIe 2.0 x16 interface. Its manufacturer default version has a length of 168 mm. No additional power connector is required, and power consumption is at 40 Watt.

It provides poor gaming and benchmark performance at 5.01 percent of a leader's which is AMD Radeon R9 390 X2.

General info

Of Quadro 600's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
Perfomance to price
Code name
Release date
13 December 2010
Launch price (MSRP)
179 USD
of 14999 (Quadro Plex 7000)
52.99 USD
of 4576.59 (Quadro P6000)

Technical specs

Quadro 600's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of Quadro 600's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
of 8192 (FirePro S9300 X2)
Core clock speed
640 MHz
Transistor count
585 million
of 21100
Manufacturing process technology
40 nm
of 12
Power consumption (TDP)
40 Watt
of 900 (Tesla S2050)
Texture fill rate
of 20896 (Tesla M10)
Floating-point performance
245.76 gflops

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Quadro 600's compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. For desktop video cards it's interface and bus (motherboard compatibility), additional power connectors (power supply compatibility).
PCIe 2.0 x16
168 mm
Supplementary power connectors

Memory specs

Parameters of memory installed on Quadro 600: 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
Maximum RAM amount
1 GB
of 32 (Tesla M10)
Memory bus width
128 Bit
of 8192 (FirePro S9300 X2)
Memory clock speed
1600 MHz
Memory bandwidth
25.6 GB/s
of 11404 (GRID K1)

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Quadro 600.
Display Connectors
1x DVI, 1x DisplayPort


Technological solutions and APIs supported by Quadro 600. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.

Video card benchmarks performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Quadro 600. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
3DMark Ice Storm GPU
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
3DMark Vantage Performance
Unigine Heaven 3.0
Octane Render OctaneBench

Mining hashrate

Cryptocurrency mining performance of Quadro 600. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
22 Mh/s

Game benchmarks (in FPS)

Let's see how good Quadro 600 is for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS, while overall gaming performance is a number in 0-100 range, and the older the game, the less impact it has on the overall grade.
Overall gaming performance

Relative perfomance

Overall Quadro 600 performance compared to its nearest competitors. All GPU types participate.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Quadro 600 from AMD is FirePro W4100, which is faster by 7% and higher by 23 positions in our rating.

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