NVIDIA Quadro M4000M vs Intel HD Graphics 3000

NVIDIA Quadro M4000M
Intel HD Graphics 3000

General info

Comparison of Quadro M4000M and HD Graphics 3000 architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
not rated
Architecture
Maxwell 2.0
 
Generation 6.0
Code name
GM204
 
Sandy Bridge GT2
Type
Mobile workstation
 
Laptop
Release date
18 August 2015
 
1 February 2011

Technical specs

Quadro M4000M and HD Graphics 3000'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 HD Graphics 3000's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
1,280
 
12
Core clock speed
975 MHz
 
850 MHz
Boost Clock
1013 MHz
 
1100 MHz
Transistor count
5,200 million
 
995 million
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
 
32 nm
Power consumption (TDP)
100 Watt
 
n/d
Texture fill rate
78 GTexel / s
 
1.7 GTexel / s
Floating-point performance
2,496 gflops
 
20.4 gflops

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Quadro M4000M and HD Graphics 3000 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
 
n/d
Interface
PCIe 3.0 x16
 
PCIe 1.0 x16
Supplementary power connectors
None
 
n/d

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on Quadro M4000M and HD Graphics 3000: 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
 
n/d
Maximum RAM amount
4 GB
 
n/d
Memory bus width
256 Bit
 
64 / 128 Bit
Memory clock speed
5012 MHz
 
n/d
Memory bandwidth
160 GB / s
 
n/d
Shared memory
-
 
+

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Quadro M4000M and HD Graphics 3000.
Display Connectors
No outputs
 
No outputs
Display Port
1.2
 
n/d

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by Quadro M4000M and HD Graphics 3000. 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 HD Graphics 3000, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12
 
10.1
Shader Model
5.0
 
n/d
OpenGL
4.5
 
3.1
Vulkan
+
 
-

Video card benchmark performance comparison

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Quadro M4000M and HD Graphics 3000. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

3DMark Cloud Gate GPU

M4000M 49204 +1865.8%
HD Graphics 3000 2503

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of Quadro M4000M and HD Graphics 3000. 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 HD Graphics 3000 are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.
Fortnite

Fortnite

2018
Fortnite

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and HD Graphics 3000 performance compared to Fortnite official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
HD Graphics 3000
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG)

Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG)

2017
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG)

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and HD Graphics 3000 performance compared to Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
HD Graphics 3000
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
Overwatch

Overwatch

2016
Overwatch

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and HD Graphics 3000 performance compared to Overwatch official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
HD Graphics 3000
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
GTA V

GTA V

2015
GTA V

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and HD Graphics 3000 performance compared to GTA V official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
HD Graphics 3000
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of GTA V on Quadro M4000M and HD Graphics 3000.

low / 768p
n/d
 
8
Rainbow Six Siege

Rainbow Six Siege

2015
Rainbow Six Siege

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and HD Graphics 3000 performance compared to Rainbow Six Siege official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
HD Graphics 3000
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft

Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft

2014
Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and HD Graphics 3000 performance compared to Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
HD Graphics 3000
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
Dota 2

Dota 2

2013
Dota 2

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and HD Graphics 3000 performance compared to Dota 2 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
HD Graphics 3000

FPS tests

Real world test results of Dota 2 on Quadro M4000M and HD Graphics 3000.

low / 768p
n/d
 
56
medium / 768p
n/d
 
29
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
11
Counter-Strike: GO

Counter-Strike: GO

2012
Counter-Strike: GO

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and HD Graphics 3000 performance compared to Counter-Strike: GO official system requirements.

M4000M
HD Graphics 3000
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Counter-Strike: GO on Quadro M4000M and HD Graphics 3000.

low / 768p
n/d
 
61
medium / 768p
n/d
 
37
high / 768p
n/d
 
17
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
11
League of Legends

League of Legends

2009
League of Legends

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and HD Graphics 3000 performance compared to League of Legends official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
HD Graphics 3000
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
Minecraft

Minecraft

2009
Minecraft

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and HD Graphics 3000 performance compared to Minecraft official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
HD Graphics 3000
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

Rise of the Tomb Raider

2016

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and HD Graphics 3000 performance compared to Rise of the Tomb Raider official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
HD Graphics 3000
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Rise of the Tomb Raider on Quadro M4000M and HD Graphics 3000.

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

World of Warships

2015

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and HD Graphics 3000 performance compared to World of Warships official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
HD Graphics 3000
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of World of Warships on Quadro M4000M and HD Graphics 3000.

low / 768p
n/d
 
32
medium / 768p
n/d
 
19

Tomb Raider

2013

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and HD Graphics 3000 performance compared to Tomb Raider official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
HD Graphics 3000
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Tomb Raider on Quadro M4000M and HD Graphics 3000.

low / 768p
n/d
 
26
medium / 768p
n/d
 
14
high / 768p
n/d
 
10

Diablo III

2012

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and HD Graphics 3000 performance compared to Diablo III official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
HD Graphics 3000
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Diablo III on Quadro M4000M and HD Graphics 3000.

low / 768p
n/d
 
31
medium / 768p
n/d
 
17
high / 768p
n/d
 
11
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
12

Dishonored

2012

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and HD Graphics 3000 performance compared to Dishonored official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
HD Graphics 3000
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Dishonored on Quadro M4000M and HD Graphics 3000.

low / 768p
n/d
 
24
medium / 768p
n/d
 
22
high / 768p
n/d
 
20
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
12

Mass Effect 3

2012

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and HD Graphics 3000 performance compared to Mass Effect 3 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
HD Graphics 3000
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Mass Effect 3 on Quadro M4000M and HD Graphics 3000.

low / 720p
n/d
 
21
high / 768p
n/d
 
19
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
12

World of Tanks v8

2012

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and HD Graphics 3000 performance compared to World of Tanks v8 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
HD Graphics 3000
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of World of Tanks v8 on Quadro M4000M and HD Graphics 3000.

low / 768p
n/d
 
58
medium / 768p
n/d
 
19
high / 768p
n/d
 
15
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
8

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim

2011

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and HD Graphics 3000 performance compared to The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
HD Graphics 3000
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim on Quadro M4000M and HD Graphics 3000.

low / 720p
n/d
 
19
medium / 768p
n/d
 
9
high / 768p
n/d
 
8

Civilization 5

2010

FPS tests

Real world test results of Civilization 5 on Quadro M4000M and HD Graphics 3000.

low / 768p
n/d
 
17
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
5

StarCraft 2

2010

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and HD Graphics 3000 performance compared to StarCraft 2 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
HD Graphics 3000
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of StarCraft 2 on Quadro M4000M and HD Graphics 3000.

low / 768p
n/d
 
66
medium / 768p
n/d
 
18
high / 768p
n/d
 
11
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
8

World of Warcraft

2005

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and HD Graphics 3000 performance compared to World of Warcraft official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
HD Graphics 3000
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of World of Warcraft on Quadro M4000M and HD Graphics 3000.

low / 600p
n/d
 
98
medium / 768p
n/d
 
48
high / 1024p
n/d
 
12
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
6

Advantages of NVIDIA Quadro M4000M

Much newer (18 August 2015 vs 1 February 2011)
Wider memory bus (256 vs 64 bit)
Finer manufacturing process technology (28 vs 32 nm)
Vulkan (a contemporary API for graphics acceleration, based on now-discontinued Mantle)

Advantages of Intel HD Graphics 3000

More pipelines (12 vs 1)

So, Quadro M4000M or HD Graphics 3000?

Technical City couldn't decide between NVIDIA Quadro M4000M and Intel HD Graphics 3000. We've got no test results to judge.
Be aware that Quadro M4000M is a mobile workstation card while HD Graphics 3000 is a notebook one.
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