NVIDIA Quadro M4000M vs AMD Radeon 530

NVIDIA Quadro M4000M
AMD Radeon 530

General info

Comparison of Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530 architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
Maxwell 2.0
 
GCN
Code name
GM204
 
Meso
Type
Mobile workstation
 
Laptop
Release date
18 August 2015
 
18 April 2017

Technical specs

Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530'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 Radeon 530's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
1,280
 
384
Core clock speed
975 MHz
 
1024 MHz
Boost Clock
1013 MHz
 
n/d
Transistor count
5,200 million
 
n/d
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
 
28 nm
Power consumption (TDP)
100 Watt
 
50 Watt
Texture fill rate
78 GTexel / s
 
24.5 GTexel / s
Floating-point performance
2,496 gflops
 
784.1 gflops

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530 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 x8
Supplementary power connectors
None
 
None

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530: 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 / GDDR5
Maximum RAM amount
4 GB
 
4 GB
Memory bus width
256 Bit
 
64 Bit
Memory clock speed
5012 MHz
 
2250 MHz
Memory bandwidth
160 GB / s
 
28.8 GB / s
Shared memory
-
 
-

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530.
Display Connectors
No outputs
 
1x DVI, 1x HDMI, 1x VGA
Display Port
1.2
 
n/d

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530. 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 Radeon 530, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12
 
12
Shader Model
5.0
 
n/d
OpenGL
4.5
 
4.5
Vulkan
+
 
+

Video card benchmark performance comparison

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

M4000M 21.38 +271.2%
530 5.76

3DMark Cloud Gate GPU

M4000M 49204 +671.6%
530 6377

3DMark Fire Strike Score

M4000M 6937 +464.9%
530 1228

3DMark Fire Strike Graphics

M4000M 7723 +465.8%
530 1365

3DMark 11 Performance GPU

M4000M 10259 +340.9%
530 2327

Passmark

M4000M 4567 +271%
530 1231

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530. 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 Radeon 530 are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.

Fortnite

2018

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530 performance compared to Fortnite official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum HD Graphics 4000
530
recommended GeForce GTX 660

Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG)

2017

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530 performance compared to Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum GeForce GTX 960
530
recommended GeForce GTX 1060

Overwatch

2016

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530 performance compared to Overwatch official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Radeon HD 4850
530
recommended Radeon HD 7950

FPS tests

Real world test results of Overwatch on Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530.

low / 720p
n/d
 
47
medium / 768p
n/d
 
38
high / 1080p
n/d
 
24

GTA V

2015

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530 performance compared to GTA V official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum GeForce 9800 GT
530
recommended GeForce GTX 660

FPS tests

Real world test results of GTA V on Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530.

medium / 720p
n/d
 
52

Rainbow Six Siege

2015

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530 performance compared to Rainbow Six Siege official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum GeForce GTX 460
530
recommended Radeon HD 7970

FPS tests

Real world test results of Rainbow Six Siege on Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530.

low / 768p
n/d
 
61
medium / 768p
n/d
 
37
high / 1080p
n/d
 
21

Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft

2014

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530 performance compared to Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum GeForce 6800
530
recommended GeForce 8800 GT

Dota 2

2013

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530 performance compared to Dota 2 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum GeForce 8600 GT
530

Counter-Strike: GO

2012

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530 performance compared to Counter-Strike: GO official system requirements.

M4000M
530
recommended GeForce 6600

FPS tests

Real world test results of Counter-Strike: GO on Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530.

high / 768p
n/d
 
60

League of Legends

2009

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530 performance compared to League of Legends official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum GeForce 6100
530
recommended GeForce 8800 GT

Minecraft

2009

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530 performance compared to Minecraft official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Radeon HD 2400
530
recommended Radeon HD 5870

Destiny 2

2017

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530 performance compared to Destiny 2 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Radeon HD 7850
530
recommended GeForce GTX 1060

FPS tests

Real world test results of Destiny 2 on Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530.

low / 720p
n/d
 
23
medium / 1080p
n/d
 
12

Ghost Recon Wildlands

2017

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530 performance compared to Ghost Recon Wildlands official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum GeForce GTX 660
530
recommended GeForce GTX 1060

FPS tests

Real world test results of Ghost Recon Wildlands on Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530.

low / 720p
n/d
 
19
medium / 1080p
n/d
 
10

Resident Evil 7

2017

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530 performance compared to Resident Evil 7 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum GeForce GTX 760
530
recommended GeForce GTX 1060

FPS tests

Real world test results of Resident Evil 7 on Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530.

low / 768p
n/d
 
48

Star Wars Battlefront 2

2017

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530 performance compared to Star Wars Battlefront 2 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Radeon HD 7850
530
recommended Radeon RX 480

FPS tests

Real world test results of Star Wars Battlefront 2 on Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530.

low / 720p
n/d
 
32
medium / 1080p
n/d
 
11

Battlefield 1 (BF1)

2016

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530 performance compared to Battlefield 1 (BF1) official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Radeon HD 7850
530
recommended Radeon RX 480

FPS tests

Real world test results of Battlefield 1 (BF1) on Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530.

low / 720p
n/d
 
35

Civilization VI

2016

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530 performance compared to Civilization VI official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Radeon HD 5570
530
recommended Radeon HD 7970

FPS tests

Real world test results of Civilization VI on Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530.

low / 768p
n/d
 
46
medium / 768p
n/d
 
25

Doom

2016

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530 performance compared to Doom official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Radeon HD 7870
530
recommended GeForce GTX 970

FPS tests

Real world test results of Doom on Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530.

low / 720p
n/d
 
18
medium / 768p
n/d
 
8

Far Cry Primal

2016

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530 performance compared to Far Cry Primal official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Radeon HD 5770
530
recommended GeForce GTX 780

FPS tests

Real world test results of Far Cry Primal on Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530.

low / 768p
n/d
 
30

Rise of the Tomb Raider

2016

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530 performance compared to Rise of the Tomb Raider official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum GeForce GTX 650
530
recommended GeForce GTX 970

FPS tests

Real world test results of Rise of the Tomb Raider on Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530.

medium / 768p
90 +40.6%
 
64 −40.6%
high / 1080p
55 +52.8%
 
36 −52.8%
ultra / 1080p
48
 
n/d
4k / 2160p
20
 
n/d

The Division

2016

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530 performance compared to The Division official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Radeon HD 7770
530
recommended GeForce GTX 970

FPS tests

Real world test results of The Division on Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530.

low / 720p
n/d
 
30
medium / 768p
n/d
 
17

Titanfall 2

2016

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530 performance compared to Titanfall 2 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Radeon HD 7850
530
recommended Radeon RX 480

FPS tests

Real world test results of Titanfall 2 on Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530.

low / 720p
n/d
 
47
medium / 768p
n/d
 
34
high / 1080p
n/d
 
13

Just Cause 3

2015

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530 performance compared to Just Cause 3 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Radeon HD 7870
530
recommended GeForce GTX 780

FPS tests

Real world test results of Just Cause 3 on Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530.

low / 768p
n/d
 
30
medium / 768p
n/d
 
22

The Witcher 3

2015

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530 performance compared to The Witcher 3 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum GeForce GTX 660
530
recommended GeForce GTX 770

FPS tests

Real world test results of The Witcher 3 on Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530.

low / 768p
n/d
 
27
medium / 768p
n/d
 
17

Dragon Age: Inquisition

2014

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530 performance compared to Dragon Age: Inquisition official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum GeForce 8800 GT
530
recommended GeForce GTX 660

FPS tests

Real world test results of Dragon Age: Inquisition on Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530.

low / 768p
n/d
 
48
medium / 768p
n/d
 
31
high / 1080p
n/d
 
9

Far Cry 4

2014

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530 performance compared to Far Cry 4 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Radeon HD 5850
530
recommended GeForce GTX 680

FPS tests

Real world test results of Far Cry 4 on Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530.

low / 768p
n/d
 
35
medium / 768p
n/d
 
28
high / 768p
n/d
 
22

Sims 4

2014

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530 performance compared to Sims 4 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum GeForce 6600
530

FPS tests

Real world test results of Sims 4 on Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530.

low / 768p
n/d
 
125
medium / 768p
n/d
 
46
high / 1080p
n/d
 
23

Battlefield 4

2013

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530 performance compared to Battlefield 4 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum GeForce 8800 GT
530
recommended GeForce GTX 660

FPS tests

Real world test results of Battlefield 4 on Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530.

low / 768p
n/d
 
60
medium / 768p
n/d
 
45
high / 768p
n/d
 
25

Crysis 3

2013

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530 performance compared to Crysis 3 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum GeForce GTS 450
530
recommended Radeon HD 5870

FPS tests

Real world test results of Crysis 3 on Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530.

low / 768p
n/d
 
35
medium / 768p
n/d
 
26
high / 768p
n/d
 
22

Tomb Raider

2013

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530 performance compared to Tomb Raider official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum GeForce 8800 GT
530
recommended Radeon HD 5870

FPS tests

Real world test results of Tomb Raider on Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530.

low / 768p
n/d
 
87
medium / 768p
n/d
 
50
high / 768p
n/d
 
35

Diablo III

2012

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530 performance compared to Diablo III official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum GeForce 7800 GT
530
recommended Radeon HD 4870

FPS tests

Real world test results of Diablo III on Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530.

low / 768p
n/d
 
86
medium / 768p
n/d
 
62
high / 768p
n/d
 
53

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim

2011

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530 performance compared to The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim official system requirements.

M4000M
530
recommended GeForce GTX 260

FPS tests

Real world test results of The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim on Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530.

low / 720p
n/d
 
46
medium / 768p
n/d
 
31
high / 768p
n/d
 
23

Advantages of NVIDIA Quadro M4000M

271.2% faster (about 3.5 times) in synthetic tests
Wider memory bus (256 vs 64 bit)
Higher memory bandwidth (160 vs 28.8 GB/s)

Advantages of AMD Radeon 530

Much newer (18 April 2017 vs 18 August 2015)
More pipelines (384 vs 1)
Less power hungry (50 vs 100 watts)
DirectX 12
Mantle (an API developed by AMD for 3D graphics acceleration. Discontinued and later superceded by Vulkan)
OpenGL
OpenCL 1.2 (Open Computing Language - an API for GPU usage in arbitrary calculations, e.g. for physics simulation)

So, Quadro M4000M or 530?

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 Radeon 530 is a notebook one.
Should you still have questions on choice between Quadro M4000M and Radeon 530, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.

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