NVIDIA Quadro M4000M vs GeForce GTX 780M Mac Edition

NVIDIA Quadro M4000M
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780M Mac Edition

General info

Comparison of Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 780M Mac Edition architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
Maxwell 2.0
 
Kepler
Code name
GM204
 
GK104
Type
Mobile workstation
 
Desktop
Release date
18 August 2015
 
8 November 2013

Technical specs

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 780M Mac Edition'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 780M Mac Edition's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
1,280
 
1536
Core clock speed
975 MHz
 
771 MHz
Boost Clock
1013 MHz
 
797 MHz
Transistor count
5,200 million
 
3,540 million
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
 
28 nm
Power consumption (TDP)
100 Watt
 
122 Watt
Texture fill rate
78 GTexel / s
 
102.0 GTexel / s
Floating-point performance
2,496 gflops
 
2,448 gflops

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 780M Mac Edition 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
 
MXM-B (3.0)
Supplementary power connectors
None
 
n/d

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 780M Mac Edition: 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
 
4 GB
Memory bus width
256 Bit
 
256 Bit
Memory clock speed
5012 MHz
 
5000 MHz
Memory bandwidth
160 GB / s
 
160.0 GB / s
Shared memory
-
 
n/d

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 780M Mac Edition.
Display Connectors
No outputs
 
No outputs
Display Port
1.2
 
n/d

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 780M Mac Edition. 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 780M Mac Edition, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12
 
12.0 (11_0)
Shader Model
5.0
 
n/d
OpenGL
4.5
 
4.6
Vulkan
+
 
-

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 GTX 780M Mac Edition. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
251 Mh/s +97.6%
 
127 Mh/s −97.6%

Game benchmarks comparison

Let's see how good Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 780M Mac Edition are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.

Fortnite

2018

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 780M Mac Edition performance compared to Fortnite official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum HD Graphics 4000
GTX 780M Mac Edition
recommended GeForce GTX 660

Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG)

2017

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 780M Mac Edition performance compared to Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum GeForce GTX 960
GTX 780M Mac Edition
recommended GeForce GTX 1060

Overwatch

2016

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 780M Mac Edition performance compared to Overwatch official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Radeon HD 4850
GTX 780M Mac Edition
recommended Radeon HD 7950

GTA V

2015

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 780M Mac Edition performance compared to GTA V official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum GeForce 9800 GT
GTX 780M Mac Edition
recommended GeForce GTX 660

Rainbow Six Siege

2015

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 780M Mac Edition performance compared to Rainbow Six Siege official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum GeForce GTX 460
GTX 780M Mac Edition
recommended Radeon HD 7970

Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft

2014

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 780M Mac Edition performance compared to Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum GeForce 6800
GTX 780M Mac Edition
recommended GeForce 8800 GT

Dota 2

2013

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 780M Mac Edition performance compared to Dota 2 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum GeForce 8600 GT
GTX 780M Mac Edition

Counter-Strike: GO

2012

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 780M Mac Edition performance compared to Counter-Strike: GO official system requirements.

M4000M
GTX 780M Mac Edition
recommended GeForce 6600

League of Legends

2009

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 780M Mac Edition performance compared to League of Legends official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum GeForce 6100
GTX 780M Mac Edition
recommended GeForce 8800 GT

Minecraft

2009

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 780M Mac Edition performance compared to Minecraft official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Radeon HD 2400
GTX 780M Mac Edition
recommended Radeon HD 5870

Rise of the Tomb Raider

2016

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 780M Mac Edition performance compared to Rise of the Tomb Raider official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum GeForce GTX 650
GTX 780M Mac Edition
recommended GeForce GTX 970

FPS tests

Real world test results of Rise of the Tomb Raider on Quadro M4000M and GeForce GTX 780M Mac Edition.

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

Advantages of NVIDIA Quadro M4000M

Much newer (18 August 2015 vs 8 November 2013)
Less power hungry (100 vs 122 watts)
Vulkan (a contemporary API for graphics acceleration, based on now-discontinued Mantle)

Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780M Mac Edition

More pipelines (1536 vs 1)

So, Quadro M4000M or GTX 780M Mac Edition?

Technical City couldn't decide between NVIDIA Quadro M4000M and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780M Mac Edition. We've got no test results to judge.
Be aware that Quadro M4000M is a mobile workstation card while GeForce GTX 780M Mac Edition is a desktop one.
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