NVIDIA Quadro M4000M vs GeForce 8800 GTX
Comparison of Quadro M4000M and GeForce 8800 GTX architecture, market type and release date.
18 August 2015
8 November 2006
Launch price (MSRP)
Quadro M4000M and GeForce 8800 GTX's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of Quadro M4000M and GeForce 8800 GTX's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Core clock speed
Manufacturing process technology
Power consumption (TDP)
Texture fill rate
78 GTexel / s
36.8 billion / sec
Compatibility, dimensions and requirements
Information on Quadro M4000M and GeForce 8800 GTX 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.
PCIe 3.0 x16
PCIe 1.0 x16
Supplementary power connectors
Parameters of memory installed on Quadro M4000M and GeForce 8800 GTX: 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.
Maximum RAM amount
Memory bus width
Memory clock speed
160 GB / s
86.4 GB / s
Video outputs and ports
Types and number of video connectors present on Quadro M4000M and GeForce 8800 GTX.
2x DVI, 1x S-Video
Technological solutions and APIs supported by Quadro M4000M and GeForce 8800 GTX. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
3D Vision Pro
nView Display Management
APIs supported by Quadro M4000M and GeForce 8800 GTX, sometimes including their particular versions.
Video card benchmark performance comparison
Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Quadro M4000M and GeForce 8800 GTX. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
3DMark Cloud Gate GPU
3DMark Fire Strike Score
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
Octane Render OctaneBench
Rendering quality tests
GFXBench render quality
GFXBench high precision render quality
Cryptocurrency mining performance of Quadro M4000M and GeForce 8800 GTX. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
Game benchmarks comparison
Let's see how good Quadro M4000M and GeForce 8800 GTX are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.
Rise of the Tomb Raider
Real world test results of Rise of the Tomb Raider on Quadro M4000M and GeForce 8800 GTX.
medium / 768p
high / 1080p
ultra / 1080p
4k / 2160p
Official system requirements
Quadro M4000M and GeForce 8800 GTX performance compared to Rise of the Tomb Raider official system requirements.
minimum GeForce GTX 650
GeForce 8800 GTX
recommended GeForce GTX 970
Advantages of NVIDIA Quadro M4000M
466.7% faster (about 5.5 times) in synthetic tests
Much newer (18 August 2015 vs 8 November 2006)
Higher memory bandwidth (160 vs 86.4 GB/s)
Finer manufacturing process technology (28 vs 90 nm)
Less power hungry (100 vs 155 watts)
Vulkan (a contemporary API for graphics acceleration, based on now-discontinued Mantle)
Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce 8800 GTX
Wider memory bus (384 vs 256 bit)
More pipelines (128 vs 1)
SLI (Scalable Link Interface - a technology for uniting several NVIDIA GPUs processing power in one PC)
So, Quadro M4000M or 8800 GTX?
Judging by the results of synthetic and gaming tests, Technical City recommends NVIDIA Quadro M4000M.
Be aware that Quadro M4000M is a mobile workstation card while GeForce 8800 GTX is a desktop one.
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