NVIDIA Quadro FX 3450 vs AMD Radeon RX 5600M

NVIDIA Quadro FX 3450
AMD Radeon RX 5600M

General info

Comparison of Quadro FX 3450 and Radeon RX 5600M architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
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Architecture
Curie
 
Navi / RDNA
Code name
NV41
 
Navi 10
Type
Workstation
 
Laptop
Release date
28 July 2005
 
7 January 2020
Launch price (MSRP)
$135.75
 
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Price now
$120
 
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Technical specs

Quadro FX 3450 and Radeon RX 5600M'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 3450 and Radeon RX 5600M's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
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2304
Core clock speed
425 MHz
 
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Boost Clock
no data
 
1265 MHz
Transistor count
222 million
 
10,300 million
Manufacturing process technology
130 nm
 
7 nm
Power consumption (TDP)
83 Watt
 
150 Watt
Texture fill rate
5.1 GTexel / s
 
224.6 GTexel / s

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Quadro FX 3450 and Radeon RX 5600M 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). 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
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medium sized
Interface
PCIe 1.0 x16
 
PCIe 4.0 x16
Supplementary power connectors
1x 6-pin
 
None

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on Quadro FX 3450 and Radeon RX 5600M: 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
GDDR3
 
GDDR6
Maximum RAM amount
256 MB
 
6 GB
Memory bus width
256 Bit
 
192 Bit
Memory clock speed
1000 MHz
 
12000 MHz
Memory bandwidth
32 GB / s
 
336.0 GB / s
Shared memory
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Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Quadro FX 3450 and Radeon RX 5600M.
Display Connectors
2x DVI, 1x S-Video
 
1x HDMI, 3x DisplayPort

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by Quadro FX 3450 and Radeon RX 5600M. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
HDMI 2.0b
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API support

APIs supported by Quadro FX 3450 and Radeon RX 5600M, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
9.0c (9_3)
 
DirectX 12, Shader 6.4
OpenGL
2.1
 
4.6

Advantages of NVIDIA Quadro FX 3450

Wider memory bus (256 vs 192 bit)
Less power hungry (83 vs 150 watts)

Advantages of AMD Radeon RX 5600M

Much newer (7 January 2020 vs 28 July 2005)
Higher memory bandwidth (336 vs 32 GB/s)
Finer manufacturing process technology (7 vs 130 nm)
DisplayPort 1.4 w/DFSC
HDMI 2.0b
Radeon Media Engine (H.264 4K150 decode, 4K90 encode / H.265 4K90 decode, 4K60 encode / VP9 4K90 decode)

So, Quadro FX 3450 or RX 5600M?

Technical City couldn't decide between NVIDIA Quadro FX 3450 and AMD Radeon RX 5600M. We've got no test results to judge.
Be aware that Quadro FX 3450 is a workstation card while Radeon RX 5600M is a notebook one.
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