NVIDIA Quadro K1200: specs and benchmarks

NVIDIA Quadro K1200

Summary

NVIDIA started Quadro K1200 sales 28 January 2015 at a recommended price of $321.97. This is Maxwell architecture desktop card based on 28 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at designers. 4 GB of 128-bit memory clocked at 5 GHz are supplied, and together with 128 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of .

Compatibility-wise, this is 1-slot card attached via PCIe 2.0 x16 interface. Its manufacturer default version has a length of 160 mm. No additional power connector is required, and power consumption is at 45 Watt.

It provides poor gaming and benchmark performance at 14.17 percent of a leader's which is NVIDIA Quadro RTX 6000.

General info

Of Quadro K1200's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
17.24
 
Architecture
Maxwell
 
Code name
GM107
 
Type
Workstation
 
Release date
28 January 2015
 
Launch price (MSRP)
$321.97
 
of 14999 (Quadro Plex 7000)
Price now
$289.99
 
of 6300 (Quadro RTX 6000)

Technical specs

Quadro K1200's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of Quadro K1200's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
512
 
Core clock speed
1058 MHz
 
of 1620 (Quadro RTX 5000)
Boost Clock
1124 MHz
 
of 1815 (Quadro RTX 5000)
Transistor count
1,870 million
 
of 21100
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
 
Power consumption (TDP)
45 Watt
 
of 900 (Tesla S2050)
Texture fill rate
35.97 GTexel / s
 
Floating-point performance
1,151 gflops
 
of 16384 (Radeon Pro Duo)

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Quadro K1200'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).
Interface
PCIe 2.0 x16
 
Length
160 mm
 
Width
1" (2.5 cm)
 
Supplementary power connectors
None
 

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on Quadro K1200: 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
128 Bit
 
Maximum RAM amount
4 GB
 
Memory bus width
128 Bit
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Memory clock speed
5000 MHz
 
of 14000

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Quadro K1200.
Display Connectors
4x mini-DisplayPort
 
Display Connectors
mDP mDP mDP mDP
 
Number of simultaneous displays
4
 

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by Quadro K1200. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
3D Vision Pro
+
 
Mosaic
+
 
nView Desktop Management
+
 

API support

APIs supported by Quadro K1200, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12
 
Shader Model
5
 
OpenGL
4.5
 
of 4.6
Vulkan
+
 

Video card benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Quadro K1200. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

14.17

Passmark

3027

Octane Render OctaneBench

26

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of Quadro K1200. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
132 Mh/s
 
 

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Quadro K1200 is for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS. Comparisons with system requirements are included, but remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.
Fortnite

Fortnite

2018
Fortnite

Official system requirements

Quadro K1200 performance compared to Fortnite official system requirements.

K1200
minimum HD Graphics 4000
recommended GeForce GTX 660
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG)

Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG)

2017
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG)

Official system requirements

Quadro K1200 performance compared to Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) official system requirements.

K1200
minimum GeForce GTX 960
recommended GeForce GTX 1060
Overwatch

Overwatch

2016
Overwatch

Official system requirements

Quadro K1200 performance compared to Overwatch official system requirements.

K1200
minimum Radeon HD 4850
recommended Radeon HD 7950
GTA V

GTA V

2015
GTA V

Official system requirements

Quadro K1200 performance compared to GTA V official system requirements.

K1200
minimum GeForce 9800 GT
recommended GeForce GTX 660
Rainbow Six Siege

Rainbow Six Siege

2015
Rainbow Six Siege

Official system requirements

Quadro K1200 performance compared to Rainbow Six Siege official system requirements.

K1200
minimum GeForce GTX 460
recommended Radeon HD 7970
Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft

Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft

2014
Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft

Official system requirements

Quadro K1200 performance compared to Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft official system requirements.

K1200
minimum GeForce 6800
recommended GeForce 8800 GT
Dota 2

Dota 2

2013
Dota 2

Official system requirements

Quadro K1200 performance compared to Dota 2 official system requirements.

K1200
minimum GeForce 8600 GT
Counter-Strike: GO

Counter-Strike: GO

2012
Counter-Strike: GO

Official system requirements

Quadro K1200 performance compared to Counter-Strike: GO official system requirements.

K1200
recommended GeForce 6600
League of Legends

League of Legends

2009
League of Legends

Official system requirements

Quadro K1200 performance compared to League of Legends official system requirements.

K1200
minimum GeForce 6150 LE
recommended GeForce 8800 GT
Minecraft

Minecraft

2009
Minecraft

Official system requirements

Quadro K1200 performance compared to Minecraft official system requirements.

K1200
minimum Radeon HD 2400
recommended Radeon HD 5870

Relative perfomance

Overall Quadro K1200 performance compared to its nearest competitors. All GPU types participate.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Quadro K1200 from AMD is FirePro W4300, which is slower by 4% and lower by 3 positions in our rating.

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