NVIDIA Quadro FX 1700: specs and benchmarks

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NVIDIA Quadro FX 1700
NVIDIA Quadro FX 1700
  • Interface PCIe 1.0 x16
  • Core clock speed 460 MHz
  • Max video memory 512 MB
  • Memory type DDR2
  • Memory clock speed 800 MHz
  • Maximum resolution
Year of release 2007


NVIDIA started Quadro FX 1700 sales 12 September 2007 at a recommended price of $699. This is Tesla architecture desktop card based on 80 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at designers. 512 MB of DDR2 memory clocked at 0.8 GHz are supplied, and together with 256 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 25.6 GB/s.

Compatibility-wise, this is single-slot card attached via PCIe 1.0 x16 interface. Its manufacturer default version has a length of 168 mm. No additional power connector is required, and power consumption is at 42 Watt.

We have no data on Quadro FX 1700 benchmark results.

General info

Of Quadro FX 1700's architecture, market segment and release date.

Place in performance ratingnot rated
ArchitectureTesla (2006−2010)
GPU code nameG84
Market segmentWorkstation
Release date12 September 2007 (15 years ago)
Launch price (MSRP)$699
Current price$188 (0.3x MSRP)of 49999 (A100 SXM4)

Technical specs

Quadro FX 1700's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU base clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of Quadro FX 1700's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.

Pipelines / CUDA cores32of 18432 (AD102)
Core clock speed460 MHzof 2610 (Radeon RX 6500 XT)
Number of transistors289 millionof 14400 (GeForce GTX 1080 SLI Mobile)
Manufacturing process technology80 nmof 4 (GeForce RTX 4080 Ti)
Thermal design power (TDP)42 Wattof 900 (Tesla S2050)
Texture fill rate7.360of 939.8 (H100 SXM5)
Floating-point performance58.88 gflopsof 16384 (Radeon Pro Duo)

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Quadro FX 1700'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).

InterfacePCIe 1.0 x16
Length168 mm
Supplementary power connectorsNone


Parameters of memory installed on Quadro FX 1700: 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 typeDDR2
Maximum RAM amount512 MBof 128 (Radeon Instinct MI250X)
Memory bus width256 Bitof 8192 (Radeon Instinct MI250X)
Memory clock speed800 MHzof 21000 (GeForce RTX 3090 Ti)
Memory bandwidth25.6 GB/sof 14400 (Radeon R7 M260)

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Quadro FX 1700. As a rule, this section is relevant only for desktop reference video cards, since for notebook ones the availability of certain video outputs depends on the laptop model.

Display Connectors2x DVI, 1x S-Video

API support

APIs supported by Quadro FX 1700, sometimes including their particular versions.

DirectX11.1 (10_0)
Shader Model4.0
OpenGL3.3of 4.6 (GeForce GTX 1080 Mobile)

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmark performance of Quadro FX 1700. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

  • Passmark


This is probably the most ubiquitous benchmark, part of Passmark PerformanceTest suite. It gives the graphics card a thorough evaluation under various load, providing four separate benchmarks for Direct3D versions 9, 10, 11 and 12 (the last being done in 4K resolution if possible), and few more tests engaging DirectCompute capabilities.

Benchmark coverage: 26%

FX 1700 116

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Quadro FX 1700 from AMD is FirePro 2270.

AMD FirePro 2270 FirePro 2270

Similar GPUs

Here is our recommendation of several graphics cards that are more or less close in performance to the one reviewed.

NVIDIA Quadro FX 580 Quadro FX 580
NVIDIA Quadro FX 380 Quadro FX 380
NVIDIA Quadro FX 570 Quadro FX 570

Recommended processors

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