NVIDIA Quadro M4000M vs Intel Iris Pro Graphics 580

NVIDIA Quadro M4000M
Intel Iris Pro Graphics 580

General info

Comparison of Quadro M4000M and Iris Pro Graphics 580 architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
Maxwell 2.0
 
Generation 9.0
Code name
GM204
 
Skylake GT4e
Type
Mobile workstation
 
Laptop
Release date
18 August 2015
 
1 September 2015

Technical specs

Quadro M4000M and Iris Pro Graphics 580'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 Iris Pro Graphics 580's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
1,280
 
72
Core clock speed
975 MHz
 
300 MHz
Boost Clock
1013 MHz
 
1000 MHz
Transistor count
5,200 million
 
189 million
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
 
14 nm
Power consumption (TDP)
100 Watt
 
15 Watt
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 Iris Pro Graphics 580 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 3.0 x1
Supplementary power connectors
None
 
n/d

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on Quadro M4000M and Iris Pro Graphics 580: 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
 
DDR3L / LPDDR3 / DDR4
Maximum RAM amount
4 GB
 
64 GB
Memory bus width
256 Bit
 
n/d
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 Iris Pro Graphics 580.
Display Connectors
No outputs
 
No outputs
Display Port
1.2
 
n/d

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by Quadro M4000M and Iris Pro Graphics 580. 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
Quick Sync
n/d
 
+

API support

APIs supported by Quadro M4000M and Iris Pro Graphics 580, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12
 
12.0 (12_1)
Shader Model
5.0
 
n/d
OpenGL
4.5
 
4.6
Vulkan
+
 
-

Video card benchmark performance comparison

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Quadro M4000M and Iris Pro Graphics 580. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

M4000M 21.38 +148%
Iris Pro Graphics 580 8.62

3DMark Cloud Gate GPU

M4000M 49204 +237.2%
Iris Pro Graphics 580 14594

3DMark Fire Strike Score

M4000M 6937 +277.8%
Iris Pro Graphics 580 1836

3DMark Fire Strike Graphics

M4000M 7723 +305.8%
Iris Pro Graphics 580 1903

3DMark 11 Performance GPU

M4000M 10259 +218.6%
Iris Pro Graphics 580 3220

Passmark

M4000M 4567 +148.1%
Iris Pro Graphics 580 1841

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of Quadro M4000M and Iris Pro Graphics 580. 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 Iris Pro Graphics 580 are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.
Fortnite

Fortnite

2018
Fortnite

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Iris Pro Graphics 580 performance compared to Fortnite official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
Iris Pro Graphics 580
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG)

Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG)

2017
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG)

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Iris Pro Graphics 580 performance compared to Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
Iris Pro Graphics 580
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
Overwatch

Overwatch

2016
Overwatch

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Iris Pro Graphics 580 performance compared to Overwatch official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
Iris Pro Graphics 580
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Overwatch on Quadro M4000M and Iris Pro Graphics 580.

low / 720p
n/d
 
61
medium / 768p
n/d
 
53
high / 1080p
n/d
 
43
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
23
GTA V

GTA V

2015
GTA V

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Iris Pro Graphics 580 performance compared to GTA V official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
Iris Pro Graphics 580
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
Rainbow Six Siege

Rainbow Six Siege

2015
Rainbow Six Siege

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Iris Pro Graphics 580 performance compared to Rainbow Six Siege official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
Iris Pro Graphics 580
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft

Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft

2014
Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Iris Pro Graphics 580 performance compared to Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
Iris Pro Graphics 580
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
Dota 2

Dota 2

2013
Dota 2

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Iris Pro Graphics 580 performance compared to Dota 2 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
Iris Pro Graphics 580
Counter-Strike: GO

Counter-Strike: GO

2012
Counter-Strike: GO

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Iris Pro Graphics 580 performance compared to Counter-Strike: GO official system requirements.

M4000M
Iris Pro Graphics 580
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
League of Legends

League of Legends

2009
League of Legends

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Iris Pro Graphics 580 performance compared to League of Legends official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
Iris Pro Graphics 580
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
Minecraft

Minecraft

2009
Minecraft

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Iris Pro Graphics 580 performance compared to Minecraft official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
Iris Pro Graphics 580
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

Rise of the Tomb Raider

2016

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Iris Pro Graphics 580 performance compared to Rise of the Tomb Raider official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
Iris Pro Graphics 580
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Rise of the Tomb Raider on Quadro M4000M and Iris Pro Graphics 580.

low / 768p
n/d
 
30
medium / 768p
90 +394.5%
 
18 −394.5%
high / 1080p
55 +350.8%
 
12 −350.8%
ultra / 1080p
48 +439.3%
 
9 −439.3%
4k / 2160p
20
 
n/d

Advantages of NVIDIA Quadro M4000M

148% faster (about 2.5 times) in synthetic tests
Vulkan (a contemporary API for graphics acceleration, based on now-discontinued Mantle)

Advantages of Intel Iris Pro Graphics 580

More pipelines (72 vs 1)
Finer manufacturing process technology (14 vs 28 nm)
Less power hungry (15 vs 100 watts)
QuickSync (hardware acceleration of video encoding and decoding for Intel CPUs. Speeds up video encoding by times, but at the cost of somewhat lower quality)

So, Quadro M4000M or Iris Pro Graphics 580?

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 Iris Pro Graphics 580 is a notebook one.
Should you still have questions on choice between Quadro M4000M and Iris Pro Graphics 580, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.

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