GeForce RTX 3090 Ti vs Quadro K1200


General info

GPU architecture, market segment, value for money and other general parameters compared.

Place in performance ranking4677
Value for money4.1813.23
ArchitectureMaxwell (2014−2018)Ampere (2020−2022)
GPU code nameGM107Ampere GA102
Market segmentWorkstationDesktop
Release date28 January 2015 (8 years old)27 January 2022 (1 year old)
Launch price (MSRP)$321.97 $1,999
Current price$124 (0.4x MSRP)$1251 (0.6x MSRP)
Value for money

Performance to price ratio. The higher, the better.

RTX 3090 Ti has 217% better value for money than Quadro K1200.

Technical specs

General performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core base clock and boost clock speeds, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider their benchmark and gaming test results. Note that power consumption of some graphics cards can well exceed their nominal TDP, especially when overclocked.

Pipelines / CUDA cores51210752
Core clock speed1058 MHz1560 MHz
Boost clock speed1124 MHz1860 MHz
Number of transistors1,870 million28,300 million
Manufacturing process technology28 nm8 nm
Power consumption (TDP)45 Watt450 Watt
Texture fill rate35.97625.0
Floating-point performance1,151 gflopsno data

Size and compatibility

Information on compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. For desktop graphics cards it's interface and bus (motherboard compatibility), additional power connectors (power supply compatibility).

InterfacePCIe 2.0 x16PCIe 4.0 x16
Length160 mm336 mm
Width1" (2.5 cm)3-slot
Supplementary power connectorsNone1x 16-pin


Parameters of VRAM installed: its type, size, bus, clock and resulting bandwidth. Integrated GPUs have no dedicated VRAM and use a shared part of system RAM.

Memory type128 BitGDDR6X
Maximum RAM amount4 GB24 GB
Memory bus width128 Bit384 Bit
Memory clock speed5000 MHz21000 MHz
Memory bandwidthUp to 80 GB/s1,008 GB/s
Shared memoryno data-

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on the reviewed GPUs. As a rule, data in this section is precise only for desktop reference ones (so-called Founders Edition for NVIDIA chips). OEM manufacturers may change the number and type of output ports, while for notebook cards availability of certain video outputs ports depends on the laptop model rather than on the card itself.

Display ConnectorsmDP mDP mDP mDP1x HDMI 2.1, 3x DisplayPort 1.4a
Number of simultaneous displays4no data
HDMIno data+


Supported technological solutions. This information will prove useful if you need some particular technology for your purposes.

3D Vision Pro+no data
Mosaic+no data
nView Desktop Management+no data

API support

List of supported graphics and general-purpose computing APIs, including their specific versions.

DirectX1212 Ultimate (12_2)
Shader Model56.6

Synthetic benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmark performance comparison. The combined score is measured on a 0-100 point scale.

Combined synthetic benchmark score

This is our combined benchmark performance score. We are regularly improving our combining algorithms, but if you find some perceived inconsistencies, feel free to speak up in comments section, we usually fix problems quickly.

Quadro K1200 7.42
RTX 3090 Ti 76.58

GeForce RTX 3090 Ti outperforms Quadro K1200 by 932% in our combined benchmark results.


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: 25%

Quadro K1200 2890
RTX 3090 Ti 29825

GeForce RTX 3090 Ti outperforms Quadro K1200 by 932% in Passmark.

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of Quadro K1200 and GeForce RTX 3090 Ti. Usually measured in megahashes per second.

Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256) 132 Mh/s no data

Gaming performance

Let's see how good the compared graphics cards are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.

Average FPS across all PC games

Here are the average frames per second in a large set of popular games across different resolutions:

Full HDno data211
1440pno data142
4Kno data103

Advantages and disadvantages

Performance score 7.42 76.58
Recency 28 January 2015 27 January 2022
Cost $321.97 $1999
Memory bus width 128 384
Pipelines / CUDA cores 512 10752
Chip lithography 28 nm 8 nm
Power consumption (TDP) 45 Watt 450 Watt

The GeForce RTX 3090 Ti is our recommended choice as it beats the Quadro K1200 in performance tests.

Be aware that Quadro K1200 is a workstation card while GeForce RTX 3090 Ti is a desktop one.

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