NVIDIA Quadro M4000M vs GeForce GT 720M

NVIDIA Quadro M4000M
NVIDIA GeForce GT 720M

General info

Comparison of Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
Maxwell 2.0
 
Fermi 2.0
Code name
GM204
 
GF117
Type
Mobile workstation
 
Laptop
Release date
18 August 2015
 
1 April 2013

Technical specs

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M'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 GT 720M's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
1,280
 
96
Core clock speed
975 MHz
 
775 MHz
Boost Clock
1013 MHz
 
938 MHz
Transistor count
5,200 million
 
585 million
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
 
28 nm
Power consumption (TDP)
100 Watt
 
33 Watt
Texture fill rate
78 GTexel / s
 
12.4 GTexel / s
Floating-point performance
2,496 gflops
 
240.0 gflops

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. 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
 
medium sized
Bus support
n/d
 
PCI Express 2.0
Interface
PCIe 3.0 x16
 
PCIe 2.0 x16
Supplementary power connectors
None
 
n/d

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M: 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
 
DDR3
Maximum RAM amount
4 GB
 
2 GB
Standard memory configuration
n/d
 
DDR3
Memory bus width
256 Bit
 
64 Bit
Memory clock speed
5012 MHz
 
1600 MHz
Memory bandwidth
160 GB / s
 
12.8 GB / s
Shared memory
-
 
-

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M.
Display Connectors
No outputs
 
No outputs
eDP 1.2 signal support
n/d
 
Up to 2560x1600
LVDS signal support
n/d
 
Up to 1920x1200
VGA аnalog display support
n/d
 
Up to 2048x1536
DisplayPort Multimode (DP++) support
n/d
 
Up to 2560x1600
HDMI
-
 
+
HDCP content protection
-
 
+
Display Port
1.2
 
n/d
7.1 channel HD audio on HDMI
-
 
+
TrueHD and DTS-HD audio bitstreaming
-
 
+

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
Blu-Ray 3D Support
-
 
+
H.264, VC1, MPEG2 1080p video decoder
-
 
+
Optimus
-
 
+
3D Vision Pro
+
 
n/d
Mosaic
+
 
n/d
nView Display Management
+
 
n/d
Optimus
+
 
n/d
CUDA
-
 
+
FXAA
n/d
 
+
Direct Compute
n/d
 
+

API support

APIs supported by Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12
 
12 API
Shader Model
5.0
 
n/d
OpenGL
4.5
 
4.5
OpenCL
n/d
 
1.1
Vulkan
+
 
-

Video card benchmark performance comparison

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
24.82 +589.4%
 
3.60 −589.4%
3DMark Ice Storm GPU
n/d
 
59694
3DMark Cloud Gate GPU
49204 +806.8%
 
5426 −806.8%
3DMark Fire Strike Score
6937 +790.5%
 
779 −790.5%
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
7723 +839.5%
 
822 −839.5%
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
10259 +745.8%
 
1213 −745.8%
3DMark Vantage Performance
n/d
 
4585
Unigine Heaven 3.0
n/d
 
12
Passmark
4567 +717%
 
559 −717%
Octane Render OctaneBench
53 +783.3%
 
6 −783.3%

Rendering quality tests

GFXBench render quality
4541 +0%
 
4541 +0%
GFXBench high precision render quality
4541 +0%
 
4541 +0%

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
251 Mh/s +991.3%
 
23 Mh/s −991.3%

Game benchmarks comparison

Let's see how good Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.

Fortnite

2018

FPS tests

Real world test results of Fortnite on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M.

low / 720p
n/d
 
38
medium / 1080p
n/d
 
13

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M performance compared to Fortnite official system requirements.

Quadro M4000M
minimum HD Graphics 4000
GeForce GT 720M
recommended GeForce GTX 660

Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG)

2017

FPS tests

Real world test results of Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M.

low / 720p
n/d
 
18
medium / 1080p
n/d
 
6

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M performance compared to Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) official system requirements.

Quadro M4000M
minimum GeForce GTX 960
GeForce GT 720M
recommended GeForce GTX 1060

Overwatch

2016

FPS tests

Real world test results of Overwatch on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M.

low / 720p
n/d
 
41
medium / 768p
n/d
 
29

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M performance compared to Overwatch official system requirements.

Quadro M4000M
minimum HD Graphics 4400
GeForce GT 720M
recommended GeForce GTX 660

GTA V

2015

FPS tests

Real world test results of GTA V on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M.

low / 768p
n/d
 
49
medium / 768p
n/d
 
39
high / 1080p
n/d
 
8
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
4

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M performance compared to GTA V official system requirements.

Quadro M4000M
minimum GeForce 9800 GT
GeForce GT 720M
recommended GeForce GTX 660

Rainbow Six Siege

2015

FPS tests

Real world test results of Rainbow Six Siege on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M.

low / 768p
n/d
 
32
medium / 768p
n/d
 
20
high / 1080p
n/d
 
10

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M performance compared to Rainbow Six Siege official system requirements.

Quadro M4000M
minimum GeForce GTX 460
GeForce GT 720M
recommended Radeon HD 7970

Dota 2

2013

FPS tests

Real world test results of Dota 2 on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M.

low / 768p
n/d
 
77
medium / 768p
n/d
 
30

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M performance compared to Dota 2 official system requirements.

Quadro M4000M
minimum GeForce 8600 GT
GeForce GT 720M

Counter-Strike: GO

2012

FPS tests

Real world test results of Counter-Strike: GO on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M.

low / 768p
n/d
 
107
medium / 768p
n/d
 
88
high / 768p
n/d
 
57

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M performance compared to Counter-Strike: GO official system requirements.

Quadro M4000M
GeForce GT 720M
recommended GeForce 6600

Call of Duty Black Ops 4

2018

FPS tests

Real world test results of Call of Duty Black Ops 4 on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M.

low / 720p
n/d
 
14

Far Cry 5

2018

FPS tests

Real world test results of Far Cry 5 on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M.

low / 720p
n/d
 
10

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M performance compared to Far Cry 5 official system requirements.

Quadro M4000M
minimum GeForce GTX 670
GeForce GT 720M
recommended GeForce GTX 970

Forza Horizon 4

2018

FPS tests

Real world test results of Forza Horizon 4 on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M.

low / 720p
n/d
 
14

Kingdom Come: Deliverance

2018

FPS tests

Real world test results of Kingdom Come: Deliverance on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M.

low / 720p
n/d
 
13

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M performance compared to Kingdom Come: Deliverance official system requirements.

Quadro M4000M
minimum GeForce GTX 660
GeForce GT 720M
recommended GeForce GTX 1060

Monster Hunter World

2018

FPS tests

Real world test results of Monster Hunter World on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M.

low / 720p
n/d
 
11

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

2018

FPS tests

Real world test results of Shadow of the Tomb Raider on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M.

low / 720p
n/d
 
12
medium / 1080p
n/d
 
4

Ark Survival Evolved

2017

FPS tests

Real world test results of Ark Survival Evolved on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M.

low / 720p
n/d
 
7

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M performance compared to Ark Survival Evolved official system requirements.

Quadro M4000M
minimum Radeon HD 7870
GeForce GT 720M

Assassin´s Creed Origins

2017

FPS tests

Real world test results of Assassin´s Creed Origins on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M.

low / 720p
n/d
 
10

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M performance compared to Assassin´s Creed Origins official system requirements.

Quadro M4000M
minimum GeForce GTX 660
GeForce GT 720M
recommended GeForce GTX 760

Destiny 2

2017

FPS tests

Real world test results of Destiny 2 on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M.

low / 720p
n/d
 
18

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M performance compared to Destiny 2 official system requirements.

Quadro M4000M
minimum Radeon HD 7850
GeForce GT 720M
recommended GeForce GTX 1060

Ghost Recon Wildlands

2017

FPS tests

Real world test results of Ghost Recon Wildlands on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M.

low / 720p
n/d
 
13
medium / 1080p
n/d
 
5

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M performance compared to Ghost Recon Wildlands official system requirements.

Quadro M4000M
minimum GeForce GTX 660
GeForce GT 720M
recommended GeForce GTX 1060

Mass Effect Andromeda

2017

FPS tests

Real world test results of Mass Effect Andromeda on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M.

low / 720p
n/d
 
13

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M performance compared to Mass Effect Andromeda official system requirements.

Quadro M4000M
minimum GeForce GTX 660
GeForce GT 720M
recommended Radeon RX 480

Resident Evil 7

2017

FPS tests

Real world test results of Resident Evil 7 on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M.

low / 720p
n/d
 
29
medium / 1080p
n/d
 
14

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M performance compared to Resident Evil 7 official system requirements.

Quadro M4000M
minimum GeForce GTX 760
GeForce GT 720M
recommended GeForce GTX 1060

Star Wars Battlefront 2

2017

FPS tests

Real world test results of Star Wars Battlefront 2 on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M.

low / 720p
n/d
 
25
medium / 1080p
n/d
 
7

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M performance compared to Star Wars Battlefront 2 official system requirements.

Quadro M4000M
minimum GeForce GTX 660
GeForce GT 720M
recommended Radeon RX 480

Battlefield 1 (BF1)

2016

FPS tests

Real world test results of Battlefield 1 (BF1) on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M.

low / 720p
n/d
 
25
medium / 768p
n/d
 
16
high / 1080p
n/d
 
7

Civilization VI

2016

FPS tests

Real world test results of Civilization VI on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M.

low / 768p
n/d
 
33
medium / 768p
n/d
 
14

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M performance compared to Civilization VI official system requirements.

Quadro M4000M
minimum Radeon HD 5570
GeForce GT 720M
recommended Radeon HD 7970

Deus Ex Mankind Divided

2016

FPS tests

Real world test results of Deus Ex Mankind Divided on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M.

low / 720p
n/d
 
10

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M performance compared to Deus Ex Mankind Divided official system requirements.

Quadro M4000M
minimum GeForce GTX 660
GeForce GT 720M
recommended GeForce GTX 970

Dishonored 2

2016

FPS tests

Real world test results of Dishonored 2 on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M.

low / 720p
n/d
 
12
medium / 768p
n/d
 
10

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M performance compared to Dishonored 2 official system requirements.

Quadro M4000M
minimum GeForce GTX 660
GeForce GT 720M
recommended Radeon RX 480

Doom

2016

FPS tests

Real world test results of Doom on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M.

medium / 768p
n/d
 
21
high / 1080p
n/d
 
15

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M performance compared to Doom official system requirements.

Quadro M4000M
minimum Radeon HD 7870
GeForce GT 720M
recommended GeForce GTX 970

Far Cry Primal

2016

FPS tests

Real world test results of Far Cry Primal on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M.

low / 720p
n/d
 
15
medium / 1080p
n/d
 
6
high / 1080p
n/d
 
6

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M performance compared to Far Cry Primal official system requirements.

Quadro M4000M
minimum Radeon HD 5770
GeForce GT 720M
recommended GeForce GTX 780

Rise of the Tomb Raider

2016

FPS tests

Real world test results of Rise of the Tomb Raider on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M.

low / 768p
n/d
 
15
medium / 768p
90 +827.8%
 
10 −827.8%
high / 1080p
55
 
n/d
ultra / 1080p
48
 
n/d
4k / 2160p
20
 
n/d

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M performance compared to Rise of the Tomb Raider official system requirements.

Quadro M4000M
minimum GeForce GTX 650
GeForce GT 720M
recommended GeForce GTX 970

The Division

2016

FPS tests

Real world test results of The Division on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M.

low / 720p
n/d
 
13

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M performance compared to The Division official system requirements.

Quadro M4000M
minimum Radeon HD 7770
GeForce GT 720M
recommended GeForce GTX 970

Titanfall 2

2016

FPS tests

Real world test results of Titanfall 2 on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M.

low / 720p
n/d
 
26
medium / 768p
n/d
 
20
high / 1080p
n/d
 
8

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M performance compared to Titanfall 2 official system requirements.

Quadro M4000M
minimum GeForce GTX 660
GeForce GT 720M
recommended Radeon RX 480

Watch Dogs 2

2016

FPS tests

Real world test results of Watch Dogs 2 on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M.

low / 720p
n/d
 
15
medium / 768p
n/d
 
12

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M performance compared to Watch Dogs 2 official system requirements.

Quadro M4000M
minimum GeForce GTX 660
GeForce GT 720M
recommended GeForce GTX 780

XCOM 2

2016

FPS tests

Real world test results of XCOM 2 on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M.

low / 720p
n/d
 
16
medium / 1080p
n/d
 
6

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M performance compared to XCOM 2 official system requirements.

Quadro M4000M
minimum Radeon HD 5770
GeForce GT 720M
recommended Radeon HD 7970

Fallout 4

2015

FPS tests

Real world test results of Fallout 4 on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M.

low / 720p
n/d
 
20
medium / 768p
n/d
 
12
high / 1080p
n/d
 
7

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M performance compared to Fallout 4 official system requirements.

Quadro M4000M
minimum GeForce GTX 550 Ti
GeForce GT 720M
recommended GeForce GTX 780

Just Cause 3

2015

FPS tests

Real world test results of Just Cause 3 on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M.

low / 768p
n/d
 
19
medium / 768p
n/d
 
16
high / 1080p
n/d
 
8

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M performance compared to Just Cause 3 official system requirements.

Quadro M4000M
minimum Radeon HD 7870
GeForce GT 720M
recommended GeForce GTX 780

Star Wars Battlefront

2015

FPS tests

Real world test results of Star Wars Battlefront on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M.

low / 768p
n/d
 
25
medium / 768p
n/d
 
15
high / 1080p
n/d
 
7

The Witcher 3

2015

FPS tests

Real world test results of The Witcher 3 on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M.

low / 768p
n/d
 
15
medium / 768p
n/d
 
9
high / 1080p
n/d
 
5

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M performance compared to The Witcher 3 official system requirements.

Quadro M4000M
minimum GeForce GTX 660
GeForce GT 720M
recommended GeForce GTX 770

World of Warships

2015

FPS tests

Real world test results of World of Warships on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M.

low / 768p
n/d
 
39
medium / 768p
n/d
 
26
high / 1080p
n/d
 
13
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
9

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M performance compared to World of Warships official system requirements.

Quadro M4000M
minimum HD Graphics 4000
GeForce GT 720M
recommended GeForce GTX 550 Ti

Dragon Age: Inquisition

2014

FPS tests

Real world test results of Dragon Age: Inquisition on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M.

low / 768p
n/d
 
29
medium / 768p
n/d
 
19
high / 1080p
n/d
 
7

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M performance compared to Dragon Age: Inquisition official system requirements.

Quadro M4000M
minimum GeForce 8800 GT
GeForce GT 720M
recommended GeForce GTX 660

Far Cry 4

2014

FPS tests

Real world test results of Far Cry 4 on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M.

low / 768p
n/d
 
26
medium / 768p
n/d
 
18
high / 1080p
n/d
 
7

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M performance compared to Far Cry 4 official system requirements.

Quadro M4000M
minimum Radeon HD 5850
GeForce GT 720M
recommended GeForce GTX 680

Sims 4

2014

FPS tests

Real world test results of Sims 4 on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M.

low / 768p
n/d
 
166
medium / 768p
n/d
 
55
high / 1080p
n/d
 
26
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
22

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M performance compared to Sims 4 official system requirements.

Quadro M4000M
minimum GeForce 6600
GeForce GT 720M

Battlefield 4

2013

FPS tests

Real world test results of Battlefield 4 on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M.

low / 768p
n/d
 
30
medium / 768p
n/d
 
21
high / 768p
n/d
 
15

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M performance compared to Battlefield 4 official system requirements.

Quadro M4000M
minimum GeForce 8800 GT
GeForce GT 720M
recommended GeForce GTX 660

Crysis 3

2013

FPS tests

Real world test results of Crysis 3 on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M.

low / 768p
n/d
 
22
medium / 768p
n/d
 
14

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M performance compared to Crysis 3 official system requirements.

Quadro M4000M
minimum GeForce GTS 450
GeForce GT 720M
recommended Radeon HD 5870

Tomb Raider

2013

FPS tests

Real world test results of Tomb Raider on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M.

low / 768p
n/d
 
66
medium / 768p
n/d
 
34
high / 768p
n/d
 
20

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M performance compared to Tomb Raider official system requirements.

Quadro M4000M
minimum GeForce 8800 GT
GeForce GT 720M
recommended Radeon HD 5870

Diablo III

2012

FPS tests

Real world test results of Diablo III on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M.

low / 768p
n/d
 
99
medium / 768p
n/d
 
70
high / 768p
n/d
 
57
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
32

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M performance compared to Diablo III official system requirements.

Quadro M4000M
minimum GeForce 7800 GT
GeForce GT 720M
recommended Radeon HD 4870

Dishonored

2012

FPS tests

Real world test results of Dishonored on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M.

low / 768p
n/d
 
56
medium / 768p
n/d
 
45
high / 768p
n/d
 
39

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M performance compared to Dishonored official system requirements.

Quadro M4000M
minimum Radeon HD 5850
GeForce GT 720M
recommended Radeon HD 5850

Mass Effect 3

2012

FPS tests

Real world test results of Mass Effect 3 on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M.

low / 720p
n/d
 
43
high / 768p
n/d
 
26
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
16

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M performance compared to Mass Effect 3 official system requirements.

Quadro M4000M
minimum GeForce 7900 GT
GeForce GT 720M
recommended GeForce 9800 GT

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim

2011

FPS tests

Real world test results of The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M.

low / 720p
n/d
 
46
medium / 768p
n/d
 
32
high / 768p
n/d
 
23

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M performance compared to The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim official system requirements.

Quadro M4000M
GeForce GT 720M
recommended GeForce GTX 260

Civilization 5

2010

FPS tests

Real world test results of Civilization 5 on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M.

low / 768p
n/d
 
48

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M performance compared to Civilization 5 official system requirements.

Quadro M4000M
minimum GeForce 7900 GS
GeForce GT 720M
recommended GeForce 9800 GT

StarCraft 2

2010

FPS tests

Real world test results of StarCraft 2 on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M.

low / 768p
n/d
 
214
medium / 768p
n/d
 
51
high / 768p
n/d
 
27

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M performance compared to StarCraft 2 official system requirements.

Quadro M4000M
minimum GeForce 7600 GT
GeForce GT 720M
recommended GeForce GTX 650

World of Warcraft

2005

FPS tests

Real world test results of World of Warcraft on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M.

low / 600p
n/d
 
64
medium / 768p
n/d
 
64

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M performance compared to World of Warcraft official system requirements.

Quadro M4000M
minimum HD Graphics 530
GeForce GT 720M
recommended GeForce GTX 960

Advantages of NVIDIA Quadro M4000M

589.4% faster (about 7 times) in synthetic tests
Much newer (18 August 2015 vs 1 April 2013)
Wider memory bus (256 vs 64 bit)
Higher memory bandwidth (160 vs 12.8 GB/s)
Vulkan (a contemporary API for graphics acceleration, based on now-discontinued Mantle)

Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce GT 720M

More pipelines (96 vs 1)
Less power hungry (33 vs 100 watts)
Optimus (lowers energy usage by automatically switching between integrated and discrete NVIDIA GPU. Similar to AMD Enduro)
PhysX (hardware acceleration of physical simulation engine named PhysX)
CUDA (Compute Unified Device Architecture - an API for video card computing power usage in tasks different from 3D graphics processing. Can be used for physics simulation for instance)
FXAA
OpenCL (Open Computing Language - an API for GPU usage in arbitrary calculations, e.g. for physics simulation)
Direct Compute
HDMI
HDCP content protection
7.1 channel HD audio on HDMI
TrueHD and DTS-HD audio bitstreaming
Blu-Ray 3D Support
H.264, VC1, MPEG2 1080p video decoder

So, Quadro M4000M or GT 720M?

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 GT 720M is a notebook one.
Should you still have questions on choice between Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 720M, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.

Cast your vote

Do you think we are right or mistaken in our choice? Vote by clicking "Like" button near your favourite video card.
NVIDIA Quadro M4000M
NVIDIA GeForce GT 720M
Like
Like

Choose a GPU

Compare GPUs

Comparisons

Advices and comments

Here you can ask a question about Quadro M4000M or GeForce GT 720M, agree or disagree with our judgements, or report an error or mismatch.