NVIDIA Quadro M4000M vs GeForce GT 740M

NVIDIA Quadro M4000M
NVIDIA GeForce GT 740M

General info

Comparison of Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
Maxwell 2.0
 
Kepler
Code name
GM204
 
GK107
Type
Mobile workstation
 
Laptop
Release date
18 August 2015
 
1 April 2013

Technical specs

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M'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 740M's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
1,280
 
384
Core clock speed
975 MHz
 
810 MHz
Boost Clock
1013 MHz
 
980 MHz
Transistor count
5,200 million
 
1,270 million
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
 
28 nm
Power consumption (TDP)
100 Watt
 
45 Watt
Texture fill rate
78 GTexel / s
 
15.68 GTexel / s
Floating-point performance
2,496 gflops
 
752.6 gflops

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M 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 3.0
Interface
PCIe 3.0 x16
 
PCIe 3.0 x16
Supplementary power connectors
None
 
n/d

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M: 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 / GDDR5
Memory bus width
256 Bit
 
64 / 128 Bit
Memory clock speed
5012 MHz
 
1802 MHz
Memory bandwidth
160 GB / s
 
14.4 GB / s
Shared memory
-
 
-

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M.
Display Connectors
No outputs
 
No outputs
eDP 1.2 signal support
n/d
 
Up to 3840x2160
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 3840x2160
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 740M. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
Blu-Ray 3D Support
-
 
+
3D Vision
-
 
+
H.264, VC1, MPEG2 1080p video decoder
-
 
+
Optimus
-
 
+
3D Vision / 3DTV Play
-
 
+
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 740M, 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 740M. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

M4000M 21.38 +484.2%
GT 740M 3.66

3DMark Cloud Gate GPU

M4000M 49204 +564.6%
GT 740M 7403

3DMark Fire Strike Score

M4000M 6937 +553.8%
GT 740M 1061

3DMark Fire Strike Graphics

M4000M 7723 +571%
GT 740M 1151

3DMark 11 Performance GPU

M4000M 10259 +455.1%
GT 740M 1848

Passmark

M4000M 4567 +483.3%
GT 740M 783

Octane Render OctaneBench

M4000M 53 +430%
GT 740M 10

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 740M. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
251 Mh/s +470.5%
 
44 Mh/s −470.5%

Game benchmarks comparison

Let's see how good Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.

Fortnite

2018

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M performance compared to Fortnite official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum HD Graphics 4000
GT 740M
recommended GeForce GTX 660

Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG)

2017

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M performance compared to Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum GeForce GTX 960
GT 740M
recommended GeForce GTX 1060

Overwatch

2016

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M performance compared to Overwatch official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Radeon HD 4850
GT 740M
recommended Radeon HD 7950

FPS tests

Real world test results of Overwatch on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M.

low / 720p
n/d
 
52
medium / 768p
n/d
 
37
high / 1080p
n/d
 
16

GTA V

2015

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M performance compared to GTA V official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum GeForce 9800 GT
GT 740M
recommended GeForce GTX 660

FPS tests

Real world test results of GTA V on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M.

low / 768p
n/d
 
58
medium / 768p
n/d
 
44
high / 1080p
n/d
 
11
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
4

Rainbow Six Siege

2015

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M performance compared to Rainbow Six Siege official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum GeForce GTX 460
GT 740M
recommended Radeon HD 7970

FPS tests

Real world test results of Rainbow Six Siege on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M.

low / 768p
n/d
 
47
medium / 768p
n/d
 
29
high / 1080p
n/d
 
15
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
11

Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft

2014

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M performance compared to Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum GeForce 6800
GT 740M
recommended GeForce 8800 GT

Dota 2

2013

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M performance compared to Dota 2 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum GeForce 8600 GT
GT 740M

FPS tests

Real world test results of Dota 2 on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M.

low / 768p
n/d
 
91
medium / 768p
n/d
 
45
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
23

Counter-Strike: GO

2012

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M performance compared to Counter-Strike: GO official system requirements.

M4000M
GT 740M
recommended GeForce 6600

FPS tests

Real world test results of Counter-Strike: GO on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M.

low / 768p
n/d
 
89
medium / 768p
n/d
 
77
high / 768p
n/d
 
70
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
54

League of Legends

2009

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M performance compared to League of Legends official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum GeForce 6100
GT 740M
recommended GeForce 8800 GT

Minecraft

2009

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M performance compared to Minecraft official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Radeon HD 2400
GT 740M
recommended Radeon HD 5870

Far Cry Primal

2016

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M performance compared to Far Cry Primal official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Radeon HD 5770
GT 740M
recommended GeForce GTX 780

FPS tests

Real world test results of Far Cry Primal on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M.

low / 720p
n/d
 
21
medium / 1080p
n/d
 
10
high / 1080p
n/d
 
9

Rise of the Tomb Raider

2016

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M performance compared to Rise of the Tomb Raider official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum GeForce GTX 650
GT 740M
recommended GeForce GTX 970

FPS tests

Real world test results of Rise of the Tomb Raider on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M.

low / 768p
n/d
 
22
medium / 768p
90 +566.7%
 
14 −566.7%
high / 1080p
55 +623.7%
 
8 −623.7%
ultra / 1080p
48 +650%
 
6 −650%
4k / 2160p
20
 
n/d

The Division

2016

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M performance compared to The Division official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Radeon HD 7770
GT 740M
recommended GeForce GTX 970

FPS tests

Real world test results of The Division on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M.

low / 720p
n/d
 
23
medium / 768p
n/d
 
15

XCOM 2

2016

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M performance compared to XCOM 2 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Radeon HD 5770
GT 740M
recommended Radeon HD 7970

FPS tests

Real world test results of XCOM 2 on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M.

low / 720p
n/d
 
21
medium / 1080p
n/d
 
7
high / 1080p
n/d
 
5

Fallout 4

2015

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M performance compared to Fallout 4 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum GeForce GTX 550 Ti
GT 740M
recommended GeForce GTX 780

FPS tests

Real world test results of Fallout 4 on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M.

low / 720p
n/d
 
27
medium / 768p
n/d
 
17
high / 1080p
n/d
 
9
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
7

Just Cause 3

2015

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M performance compared to Just Cause 3 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Radeon HD 7870
GT 740M
recommended GeForce GTX 780

FPS tests

Real world test results of Just Cause 3 on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M.

low / 768p
n/d
 
27
medium / 768p
n/d
 
22
high / 1080p
n/d
 
11
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
10

Star Wars Battlefront

2015

FPS tests

Real world test results of Star Wars Battlefront on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M.

low / 768p
n/d
 
40
medium / 768p
n/d
 
24
high / 1080p
n/d
 
11
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
9

The Witcher 3

2015

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M performance compared to The Witcher 3 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum GeForce GTX 660
GT 740M
recommended GeForce GTX 770

FPS tests

Real world test results of The Witcher 3 on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M.

low / 768p
n/d
 
21
medium / 768p
n/d
 
12
high / 1080p
n/d
 
7
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
4

Dragon Age: Inquisition

2014

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M performance compared to Dragon Age: Inquisition official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum GeForce 8800 GT
GT 740M
recommended GeForce GTX 660

FPS tests

Real world test results of Dragon Age: Inquisition on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M.

low / 768p
n/d
 
35
medium / 768p
n/d
 
23
high / 1080p
n/d
 
9
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
6

Far Cry 4

2014

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M performance compared to Far Cry 4 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Radeon HD 5850
GT 740M
recommended GeForce GTX 680

FPS tests

Real world test results of Far Cry 4 on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M.

low / 768p
n/d
 
34
medium / 768p
n/d
 
24
high / 1080p
n/d
 
10
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
8

Sims 4

2014

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M performance compared to Sims 4 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum GeForce 6600
GT 740M

FPS tests

Real world test results of Sims 4 on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M.

low / 768p
n/d
 
128
medium / 768p
n/d
 
66
high / 1080p
n/d
 
33
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
23

Battlefield 4

2013

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M performance compared to Battlefield 4 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum GeForce 8800 GT
GT 740M
recommended GeForce GTX 660

FPS tests

Real world test results of Battlefield 4 on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M.

low / 768p
n/d
 
50
medium / 768p
n/d
 
34
high / 768p
n/d
 
22
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
8

Crysis 3

2013

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M performance compared to Crysis 3 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum GeForce GTS 450
GT 740M
recommended Radeon HD 5870

FPS tests

Real world test results of Crysis 3 on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M.

low / 768p
n/d
 
47
medium / 768p
n/d
 
26
high / 768p
n/d
 
18
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
7

Tomb Raider

2013

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M performance compared to Tomb Raider official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum GeForce 8800 GT
GT 740M
recommended Radeon HD 5870

FPS tests

Real world test results of Tomb Raider on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M.

low / 768p
n/d
 
90
medium / 768p
n/d
 
43
high / 768p
n/d
 
24
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
11

Diablo III

2012

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M performance compared to Diablo III official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum GeForce 7800 GT
GT 740M
recommended Radeon HD 4870

FPS tests

Real world test results of Diablo III on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M.

low / 768p
n/d
 
95
medium / 768p
n/d
 
72
high / 768p
n/d
 
67
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
46

Dishonored

2012

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M performance compared to Dishonored official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Radeon HD 5850
GT 740M
recommended Radeon HD 5850

FPS tests

Real world test results of Dishonored on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M.

low / 768p
n/d
 
72
medium / 768p
n/d
 
55
high / 768p
n/d
 
53
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
38

Mass Effect 3

2012

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M performance compared to Mass Effect 3 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum GeForce 7900 GT
GT 740M
recommended GeForce 9800 GT

FPS tests

Real world test results of Mass Effect 3 on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M.

low / 720p
n/d
 
37
high / 768p
n/d
 
39
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
30

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim

2011

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M performance compared to The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim official system requirements.

M4000M
GT 740M
recommended GeForce GTX 260

FPS tests

Real world test results of The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M.

low / 720p
n/d
 
52
medium / 768p
n/d
 
37
high / 768p
n/d
 
28
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
14

World of Warcraft

2005

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M performance compared to World of Warcraft official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum HD Graphics 530
GT 740M
recommended GeForce GTX 960

FPS tests

Real world test results of World of Warcraft on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M.

medium / 768p
n/d
 
64
high / 1024p
n/d
 
36

Advantages of NVIDIA Quadro M4000M

484.2% faster (about 6 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 14.4 GB/s)
Vulkan (a contemporary API for graphics acceleration, based on now-discontinued Mantle)

Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce GT 740M

More pipelines (384 vs 1)
Less power hungry (45 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)
3D Vision
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
3D Vision / 3DTV Play

So, Quadro M4000M or GT 740M?

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 740M is a notebook one.
Should you still have questions on choice between Quadro M4000M and GeForce GT 740M, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.

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