NVIDIA Quadro M4000M vs GeForce 8800 GTX

NVIDIA Quadro M4000M
NVIDIA GeForce 8800 GTX

General info

Comparison of Quadro M4000M and GeForce 8800 GTX architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
Maxwell 2.0
 
Tesla
Code name
GM204
 
G80
Type
Mobile workstation
 
Desktop
Release date
18 August 2015
 
8 November 2006
Launch price (MSRP)
n/d
 
$599

Technical specs

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.
Pipelines
1,280
 
128
CUDA cores
n/d
 
575
Core clock speed
975 MHz
 
576 MHz
Boost Clock
1013 MHz
 
n/d
Transistor count
5,200 million
 
681 million
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
 
90 nm
Power consumption (TDP)
100 Watt
 
155 Watt
Texture fill rate
78 GTexel / s
 
36.8 billion / sec
Floating-point performance
2,496 gflops
 
345.6 gflops

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.
Laptop size
large
 
n/d
Interface
PCIe 3.0 x16
 
PCIe 1.0 x16
Length
n/d
 
270 mm
Supplementary power connectors
None
 
2x 6-pin

Memory

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.
Memory type
GDDR5
 
GDDR3
Maximum RAM amount
4 GB
 
768 MB
Memory bus width
256 Bit
 
384 Bit
Memory clock speed
5012 MHz
 
900 MHz
Memory bandwidth
160 GB / s
 
86.4 GB / s
Shared memory
-
 
n/d

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Quadro M4000M and GeForce 8800 GTX.
Display Connectors
No outputs
 
2x DVI, 1x S-Video
Display Port
1.2
 
n/d

Technologies

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
+
 
n/d
Mosaic
+
 
n/d
nView Display Management
+
 
n/d
Optimus
+
 
n/d
SLI
n/d
 
+

API support

APIs supported by Quadro M4000M and GeForce 8800 GTX, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12
 
10.0
Shader Model
5.0
 
n/d
OpenGL
4.5
 
3.3
Vulkan
+
 
-

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
24.82 +466.7%
 
4.38 −466.7%
3DMark Cloud Gate GPU
49204
 
n/d
3DMark Fire Strike Score
6937
 
n/d
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
7723
 
n/d
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
10259
 
n/d
Passmark
4567 +498.6%
 
763 −498.6%
Octane Render OctaneBench
53
 
n/d

Rendering quality tests

GFXBench render quality
4541 +3.1%
 
4404 −3.1%
GFXBench high precision render quality
4541 +3.1%
 
4404 −3.1%

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of Quadro M4000M and GeForce 8800 GTX. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
251 Mh/s
 
n/d

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

2016

FPS tests

Real world test results of Rise of the Tomb Raider on Quadro M4000M and GeForce 8800 GTX.

medium / 768p
90
 
n/d
high / 1080p
55
 
n/d
ultra / 1080p
48
 
n/d
4k / 2160p
20
 
n/d

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce 8800 GTX performance compared to Rise of the Tomb Raider official system requirements.

Quadro M4000M
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.
Should you still have questions on choice between Quadro M4000M and GeForce 8800 GTX, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.

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