NVIDIA Quadro M4000M vs GeForce GTX 285M

NVIDIA Quadro M4000M
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 285M

General info

Comparison of Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 285M architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
Maxwell 2.0
 
Tesla
Code name
GM204
 
G92
Type
Mobile workstation
 
Laptop
Release date
18 August 2015
 
1 February 2010

Technical specs

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 285M'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 GTX 285M's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
1,280
 
128
CUDA cores
n/d
 
128
Core clock speed
975 MHz
 
1500 MHz
Boost Clock
1013 MHz
 
n/d
Transistor count
5,200 million
 
754 million
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
 
65 nm
Power consumption (TDP)
100 Watt
 
75 Watt
Texture fill rate
78 GTexel / s
 
38 billion / sec
Floating-point performance
2,496 gflops
 
384.0 gflops
Gigaflops
n/d
 
576

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 285M 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
 
large
Bus support
n/d
 
PCI-E 2.0
Interface
PCIe 3.0 x16
 
MXM-B (3.0)
Supplementary power connectors
None
 
n/d
SLI options
-
 
2-way
MXM Type
n/d
 
MXM 3.0 Type-B

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 285M: 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
 
1 GB
Memory bus width
256 Bit
 
256 Bit
Memory clock speed
5012 MHz
 
n/d
Memory bandwidth
160 GB / s
 
61 GB / s
Shared memory
-
 
-

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 285M.
Display Connectors
No outputs
 
No outputs
Display Connectors
n/d
 
Single Link DVIVGALVDSHDMIDual Link DVIDisplayPort
HDMI
-
 
+
Maximum VGA resolution
n/d
 
2048x1536
Display Port
1.2
 
n/d
Audio input for HDMI
n/d
 
S / PDIF

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 285M. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
Power management
n/d
 
8.0
3D Vision Pro
+
 
n/d
Mosaic
+
 
n/d
nView Display Management
+
 
n/d
Optimus
+
 
n/d
CUDA
-
 
+
HybridPower
n/d
 
+

API support

APIs supported by Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 285M, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12
 
10.0
Shader Model
5.0
 
n/d
OpenGL
4.5
 
2.1
Vulkan
+
 
-

Video card benchmark performance comparison

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 285M. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

M4000M 21.38 +521.5%
GTX 285M 3.44

Passmark

M4000M 4567 +522.2%
GTX 285M 734

Rendering quality tests

GFXBench render quality
4541 +3.1%
 
4403 −3.1%
GFXBench high precision render quality
4541 +3.1%
 
4403 −3.1%

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 285M. 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 GTX 285M are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.
Fortnite

Fortnite

2018
Fortnite

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 285M performance compared to Fortnite official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
GTX 285M
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG)

Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG)

2017
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG)

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 285M performance compared to Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
GTX 285M
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
Overwatch

Overwatch

2016
Overwatch

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 285M performance compared to Overwatch official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
GTX 285M
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
GTA V

GTA V

2015
GTA V

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 285M performance compared to GTA V official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
GTX 285M
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
Rainbow Six Siege

Rainbow Six Siege

2015
Rainbow Six Siege

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 285M performance compared to Rainbow Six Siege official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
GTX 285M
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft

Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft

2014
Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 285M performance compared to Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
GTX 285M
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
Dota 2

Dota 2

2013
Dota 2

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 285M performance compared to Dota 2 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
GTX 285M
Counter-Strike: GO

Counter-Strike: GO

2012
Counter-Strike: GO

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 285M performance compared to Counter-Strike: GO official system requirements.

M4000M
GTX 285M
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
League of Legends

League of Legends

2009
League of Legends

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 285M performance compared to League of Legends official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
GTX 285M
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
Minecraft

Minecraft

2009
Minecraft

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 285M performance compared to Minecraft official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
GTX 285M
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

Rise of the Tomb Raider

2016

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 285M performance compared to Rise of the Tomb Raider official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
GTX 285M
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Rise of the Tomb Raider on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 285M.

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

StarCraft 2

2010

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 285M performance compared to StarCraft 2 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
GTX 285M
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of StarCraft 2 on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 285M.

low / 768p
n/d
 
184
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
33

Advantages of NVIDIA Quadro M4000M

521.5% faster (about 6 times) in synthetic tests
Much newer (18 August 2015 vs 1 February 2010)
Higher memory bandwidth (160 vs 61 GB/s)
Finer manufacturing process technology (28 vs 65 nm)
Vulkan (a contemporary API for graphics acceleration, based on now-discontinued Mantle)

Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce GTX 285M

More pipelines (128 vs 1)
Less power hungry (75 vs 100 watts)
HybridPower
PureVideo HD (VP2)
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)
PhysX ready
PhysX (hardware acceleration of physical simulation engine named PhysX)
HDMI

So, Quadro M4000M or GTX 285M?

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 GTX 285M is a notebook one.
Should you still have questions on choice between Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 285M, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.

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