NVIDIA Quadro M4000M vs GeForce GTX 470M SLI

NVIDIA Quadro M4000M
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 470M SLI

General info

Comparison of Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 470M SLI architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
not rated
Architecture
Maxwell 2.0
 
Fermi
Code name
GM204
 
N11E-GT
Type
Mobile workstation
 
Laptop
Release date
18 August 2015
 
1 November 2010

Technical specs

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 470M SLI'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 470M SLI's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
1,280
 
576
Core clock speed
975 MHz
 
535 MHz
Boost Clock
1013 MHz
 
n/d
Transistor count
5,200 million
 
n/d
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
 
40 nm
Power consumption (TDP)
100 Watt
 
n/d
Texture fill rate
78 GTexel / s
 
n/d
Floating-point performance
2,496 gflops
 
n/d

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 470M SLI 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
Interface
PCIe 3.0 x16
 
n/d
Supplementary power connectors
None
 
n/d

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 470M SLI: 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
 
GDDR5
Maximum RAM amount
4 GB
 
n/d
Memory bus width
256 Bit
 
192 Bit
Memory clock speed
5012 MHz
 
1250 MHz
Memory bandwidth
160 GB / s
 
n/d
Shared memory
-
 
-

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 470M SLI.
Display Connectors
No outputs
 
n/d
Display Port
1.2
 
n/d

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 470M SLI. 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

API support

APIs supported by Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 470M SLI, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12
 
11
Shader Model
5.0
 
n/d
OpenGL
4.5
 
n/d
Vulkan
+
 
-

Video card benchmark performance comparison

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 470M SLI. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

3DMark 11 Performance GPU

M4000M 10259 +152.1%
GTX 470M SLI 4070

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 470M SLI. 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 470M SLI are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.
Fortnite

Fortnite

2018
Fortnite

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 470M SLI performance compared to Fortnite official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
GTX 470M SLI
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 470M SLI performance compared to Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
GTX 470M SLI
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
Overwatch

Overwatch

2016
Overwatch

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 470M SLI performance compared to Overwatch official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
GTX 470M SLI
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
GTA V

GTA V

2015
GTA V

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 470M SLI performance compared to GTA V official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
GTX 470M SLI
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
Rainbow Six Siege

Rainbow Six Siege

2015
Rainbow Six Siege

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 470M SLI performance compared to Rainbow Six Siege official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
GTX 470M SLI
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 470M SLI performance compared to Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
GTX 470M SLI
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
Dota 2

Dota 2

2013
Dota 2

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 470M SLI performance compared to Dota 2 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
GTX 470M SLI
Counter-Strike: GO

Counter-Strike: GO

2012
Counter-Strike: GO

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 470M SLI performance compared to Counter-Strike: GO official system requirements.

M4000M
GTX 470M SLI
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
League of Legends

League of Legends

2009
League of Legends

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 470M SLI performance compared to League of Legends official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
GTX 470M SLI
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
Minecraft

Minecraft

2009
Minecraft

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 470M SLI performance compared to Minecraft official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
GTX 470M SLI
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

Rise of the Tomb Raider

2016

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 470M SLI performance compared to Rise of the Tomb Raider official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
GTX 470M SLI
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Rise of the Tomb Raider on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 470M SLI.

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 470M SLI performance compared to StarCraft 2 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
GTX 470M SLI
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of StarCraft 2 on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 470M SLI.

low / 768p
n/d
 
280
medium / 768p
n/d
 
83
high / 768p
n/d
 
74
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
50

Advantages of NVIDIA Quadro M4000M

Much newer (18 August 2015 vs 1 November 2010)
Wider memory bus (256 vs 192 bit)
Finer manufacturing process technology (28 vs 40 nm)
Vulkan (a contemporary API for graphics acceleration, based on now-discontinued Mantle)

Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce GTX 470M SLI

More pipelines (576 vs 1)

So, Quadro M4000M or GTX 470M SLI?

Technical City couldn't decide between NVIDIA Quadro M4000M and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 470M SLI. We've got no test results to judge.
Be aware that Quadro M4000M is a mobile workstation card while GeForce GTX 470M SLI is a notebook one.
Should you still have questions on choice between Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 470M SLI, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.

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