NVIDIA Quadro FX 1700M: specs and benchmarks

NVIDIA Quadro FX 1700M


NVIDIA started Quadro FX 1700M sales 1 October 2008. This is Tesla architecture notebook card based on 65 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at designers. 0.5 GB of GDDR3 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 card attached via MXM-II interface. Power consumption is at 50 Watt.

It provides poor gaming and benchmark performance at 1.88 percent of a leader's which is AMD Radeon R9 390 X2.

General info

Of Quadro FX 1700M's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
Code name
Mobile workstation
Release date
1 October 2008

Technical specs

Quadro FX 1700M's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of Quadro FX 1700M's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
of 8192 (FirePro S9300 X2)
Core clock speed
625 MHz
Transistor count
314 million
of 21100
Manufacturing process technology
65 nm
of 12
Power consumption (TDP)
50 Watt
of 900 (Tesla S2050)
Texture fill rate
of 20896 (Tesla M10)
Floating-point performance
99.2 gflops

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Quadro FX 1700M's 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

Memory specs

Parameters of memory installed on Quadro FX 1700M: 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
0.5 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)
Shared memory

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Quadro FX 1700M.


Technological solutions and APIs supported by Quadro FX 1700M. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
PureVideo HD
Powermizer 8.0

API support

APIs supported by Quadro FX 1700M, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX 10, Shader 4.0

Video card benchmarks performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Quadro FX 1700M. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
Games benchmarked by notebookcheck.net
Crysis - CPU Benchmark (2007)
medium / 768p
high / 768p
Crysis - GPU Benchmark (2007)
medium / 768p
high / 768p

Relative perfomance

Overall Quadro FX 1700M performance compared to its nearest competitors. All GPU types participate.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Quadro FX 1700M from AMD is FirePro M2000, which is faster by 36% and higher by 70 positions in our rating.

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