NVIDIA Quadro M4000M vs ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5870 Crossfire

NVIDIA Quadro M4000M
ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5870 Crossfire

General info

Comparison of Quadro M4000M and Mobility Radeon HD 5870 Crossfire architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
not rated
Architecture
Maxwell 2.0
 
Terascale 2
Code name
GM204
 
Broadway-XT
Type
Mobile workstation
 
Laptop
Release date
18 August 2015
 
7 January 2010

Technical specs

Quadro M4000M and Mobility Radeon HD 5870 Crossfire'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 Mobility Radeon HD 5870 Crossfire's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
1,280
 
1600
Core clock speed
975 MHz
 
700 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
 
120 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 Mobility Radeon HD 5870 Crossfire 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 Mobility Radeon HD 5870 Crossfire: 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
 
DDR3, GDDR3, GDDR5
Maximum RAM amount
4 GB
 
2x1 GB
Memory bus width
256 Bit
 
128 Bit
Memory clock speed
5012 MHz
 
1000 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 Mobility Radeon HD 5870 Crossfire.
Display Connectors
No outputs
 
n/d
Display Port
1.2
 
n/d

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by Quadro M4000M and Mobility Radeon HD 5870 Crossfire. 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
HDMI 1.3a
n/d
 
+

API support

APIs supported by Quadro M4000M and Mobility Radeon HD 5870 Crossfire, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12
 
11
Shader Model
5.0
 
n/d
OpenGL
4.5
 
n/d
Vulkan
+
 
-

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of Quadro M4000M and Mobility Radeon HD 5870 Crossfire. 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 Mobility Radeon HD 5870 Crossfire are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.
Fortnite

Fortnite

2018
Fortnite

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Mobility Radeon HD 5870 Crossfire performance compared to Fortnite official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
ATI Mobility HD 5870 Crossfire
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG)

Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG)

2017
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG)

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Mobility Radeon HD 5870 Crossfire performance compared to Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
ATI Mobility HD 5870 Crossfire
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
Overwatch

Overwatch

2016
Overwatch

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Mobility Radeon HD 5870 Crossfire performance compared to Overwatch official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
ATI Mobility HD 5870 Crossfire
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
GTA V

GTA V

2015
GTA V

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Mobility Radeon HD 5870 Crossfire performance compared to GTA V official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
ATI Mobility HD 5870 Crossfire
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
Rainbow Six Siege

Rainbow Six Siege

2015
Rainbow Six Siege

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Mobility Radeon HD 5870 Crossfire performance compared to Rainbow Six Siege official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
ATI Mobility HD 5870 Crossfire
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft

Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft

2014
Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Mobility Radeon HD 5870 Crossfire performance compared to Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
ATI Mobility HD 5870 Crossfire
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
Dota 2

Dota 2

2013
Dota 2

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Mobility Radeon HD 5870 Crossfire performance compared to Dota 2 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
ATI Mobility HD 5870 Crossfire
Counter-Strike: GO

Counter-Strike: GO

2012
Counter-Strike: GO

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Mobility Radeon HD 5870 Crossfire performance compared to Counter-Strike: GO official system requirements.

M4000M
ATI Mobility HD 5870 Crossfire
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
League of Legends

League of Legends

2009
League of Legends

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Mobility Radeon HD 5870 Crossfire performance compared to League of Legends official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
ATI Mobility HD 5870 Crossfire
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
Minecraft

Minecraft

2009
Minecraft

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Mobility Radeon HD 5870 Crossfire performance compared to Minecraft official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
ATI Mobility HD 5870 Crossfire
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

Rise of the Tomb Raider

2016

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Mobility Radeon HD 5870 Crossfire performance compared to Rise of the Tomb Raider official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
ATI Mobility HD 5870 Crossfire
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Rise of the Tomb Raider on Quadro M4000M and Mobility Radeon HD 5870 Crossfire.

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 Mobility Radeon HD 5870 Crossfire performance compared to StarCraft 2 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
ATI Mobility HD 5870 Crossfire
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of StarCraft 2 on Quadro M4000M and Mobility Radeon HD 5870 Crossfire.

low / 768p
n/d
 
159
medium / 768p
n/d
 
58
high / 768p
n/d
 
58
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
51

Advantages of NVIDIA Quadro M4000M

Much newer (18 August 2015 vs 7 January 2010)
Wider memory bus (256 vs 128 bit)
Finer manufacturing process technology (28 vs 40 nm)
Less power hungry (100 vs 120 watts)
Vulkan (a contemporary API for graphics acceleration, based on now-discontinued Mantle)

Advantages of ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5870 Crossfire

More pipelines (1600 vs 1)
Eyefinity (up to 6 displays)
HD Audio (Dolby True HD, DTS HD)
HDMI 1.3a
Avivo HD (UVD2.2)

So, Quadro M4000M or Mobility HD 5870 Crossfire?

Technical City couldn't decide between NVIDIA Quadro M4000M and ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5870 Crossfire. We've got no test results to judge.
Be aware that Quadro M4000M is a mobile workstation card while Mobility Radeon HD 5870 Crossfire is a notebook one.
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