NVIDIA Quadro M4000M vs AMD Radeon HD 7770

NVIDIA Quadro M4000M
AMD Radeon HD 7770

General info

Comparison of Quadro M4000M and Radeon HD 7770 architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
n/d
 
11.61
Architecture
Maxwell 2.0
 
GCN
Code name
GM204
 
n/d
Type
Mobile workstation
 
Desktop
Release date
18 August 2015
 
n/d
Launch price (MSRP)
n/d
 
$129.99
Price now
n/d
 
$315.59

Technical specs

Quadro M4000M and Radeon HD 7770'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 HD 7770's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
1,280
 
640
Core clock speed
975 MHz
 
1000 MHz
Boost Clock
1013 MHz
 
n/d
Transistor count
5,200 million
 
n/d
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
 
n/d
Power consumption (TDP)
100 Watt
 
n/d
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 Radeon HD 7770 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
 
n/d
Supplementary power connectors
None
 
n/d

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on Quadro M4000M and Radeon HD 7770: 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
 
n/d
Memory bus width
256 Bit
 
128 Bit
Memory clock speed
5012 MHz
 
4500 MHz
Memory bandwidth
160 GB / s
 
n/d
Shared memory
-
 
n/d

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Quadro M4000M and Radeon HD 7770.
Display Connectors
No outputs
 
n/d
Display Port
1.2
 
n/d

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by Quadro M4000M and Radeon HD 7770. 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 HD 7770, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12
 
11.1
Shader Model
5.0
 
n/d
OpenGL
4.5
 
n/d
Vulkan
+
 
-

Video card benchmark performance comparison

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Quadro M4000M and Radeon HD 7770. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

M4000M 21.38 +106%
HD 7770 10.38

3DMark Cloud Gate GPU

M4000M 49204 +162%
HD 7770 18782

3DMark Fire Strike Score

M4000M 6937 +166.8%
HD 7770 2600

3DMark Fire Strike Graphics

M4000M 7723 +173.4%
HD 7770 2825

3DMark 11 Performance GPU

M4000M 10259 +231.1%
HD 7770 3098

Passmark

M4000M 4567 +106%
HD 7770 2217

Rendering quality tests

GFXBench render quality
4541 −0.2%
 
4549 +0.2%
GFXBench high precision render quality
4541 −0.2%
 
4549 +0.2%

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of Quadro M4000M and Radeon HD 7770. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
251 Mh/s +60.9%
 
156 Mh/s −60.9%

Game benchmarks comparison

Let's see how good Quadro M4000M and Radeon HD 7770 are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.

Fortnite

2018

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon HD 7770 performance compared to Fortnite official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum HD Graphics 4000
HD 7770
recommended GeForce GTX 660

Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG)

2017

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon HD 7770 performance compared to Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum GeForce GTX 960
HD 7770
recommended GeForce GTX 1060

Overwatch

2016

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon HD 7770 performance compared to Overwatch official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Radeon HD 4850
HD 7770
recommended Radeon HD 7950

GTA V

2015

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon HD 7770 performance compared to GTA V official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum GeForce 9800 GT
HD 7770
recommended GeForce GTX 660

Rainbow Six Siege

2015

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon HD 7770 performance compared to Rainbow Six Siege official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum GeForce GTX 460
HD 7770
recommended Radeon HD 7970

Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft

2014

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon HD 7770 performance compared to Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum GeForce 6800
HD 7770
recommended GeForce 8800 GT

Dota 2

2013

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon HD 7770 performance compared to Dota 2 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum GeForce 8600 GT
HD 7770

FPS tests

Real world test results of Dota 2 on Quadro M4000M and Radeon HD 7770.

low / 768p
n/d
 
114
medium / 768p
n/d
 
104
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
67

Counter-Strike: GO

2012

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon HD 7770 performance compared to Counter-Strike: GO official system requirements.

M4000M
HD 7770
recommended GeForce 6600

FPS tests

Real world test results of Counter-Strike: GO on Quadro M4000M and Radeon HD 7770.

low / 768p
n/d
 
250
medium / 768p
n/d
 
230
high / 768p
n/d
 
199
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
128

League of Legends

2009

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon HD 7770 performance compared to League of Legends official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum GeForce 6100
HD 7770
recommended GeForce 8800 GT

Minecraft

2009

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon HD 7770 performance compared to Minecraft official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Radeon HD 2400
HD 7770
recommended Radeon HD 5870

Rise of the Tomb Raider

2016

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon HD 7770 performance compared to Rise of the Tomb Raider official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum GeForce GTX 650
HD 7770
recommended GeForce GTX 970

FPS tests

Real world test results of Rise of the Tomb Raider on Quadro M4000M and Radeon HD 7770.

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

Crysis 3

2013

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon HD 7770 performance compared to Crysis 3 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum GeForce GTS 450
HD 7770
recommended Radeon HD 5870

FPS tests

Real world test results of Crysis 3 on Quadro M4000M and Radeon HD 7770.

low / 768p
n/d
 
86
medium / 768p
n/d
 
47
high / 768p
n/d
 
30
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
13

Tomb Raider

2013

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon HD 7770 performance compared to Tomb Raider official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum GeForce 8800 GT
HD 7770
recommended Radeon HD 5870

FPS tests

Real world test results of Tomb Raider on Quadro M4000M and Radeon HD 7770.

low / 768p
n/d
 
189
medium / 768p
n/d
 
96
high / 768p
n/d
 
63
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
28

Diablo III

2012

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon HD 7770 performance compared to Diablo III official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum GeForce 7800 GT
HD 7770
recommended Radeon HD 4870

FPS tests

Real world test results of Diablo III on Quadro M4000M and Radeon HD 7770.

low / 768p
n/d
 
213
medium / 768p
n/d
 
155
high / 768p
n/d
 
130
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
86

Dishonored

2012

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon HD 7770 performance compared to Dishonored official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Radeon HD 5850
HD 7770
recommended Radeon HD 5850

FPS tests

Real world test results of Dishonored on Quadro M4000M and Radeon HD 7770.

low / 768p
n/d
 
128
medium / 768p
n/d
 
123
high / 768p
n/d
 
113
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
67

Mass Effect 3

2012

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon HD 7770 performance compared to Mass Effect 3 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum GeForce 7900 GT
HD 7770
recommended GeForce 9800 GT

FPS tests

Real world test results of Mass Effect 3 on Quadro M4000M and Radeon HD 7770.

low / 720p
n/d
 
60
high / 768p
n/d
 
60
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
42

World of Tanks v8

2012

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon HD 7770 performance compared to World of Tanks v8 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum GeForce 6800
HD 7770
recommended Radeon HD 7850

FPS tests

Real world test results of World of Tanks v8 on Quadro M4000M and Radeon HD 7770.

low / 768p
n/d
 
116
medium / 768p
n/d
 
74
high / 768p
n/d
 
66
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
38

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim

2011

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon HD 7770 performance compared to The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim official system requirements.

M4000M
HD 7770
recommended GeForce GTX 260

FPS tests

Real world test results of The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim on Quadro M4000M and Radeon HD 7770.

medium / 768p
n/d
 
88
high / 768p
n/d
 
64
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
36

StarCraft 2

2010

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon HD 7770 performance compared to StarCraft 2 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum GeForce 7600 GT
HD 7770
recommended GeForce GTX 650

FPS tests

Real world test results of StarCraft 2 on Quadro M4000M and Radeon HD 7770.

low / 768p
n/d
 
320
medium / 768p
n/d
 
117
high / 768p
n/d
 
92
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
56

Advantages of NVIDIA Quadro M4000M

106% faster (about 2 times) in synthetic tests
Wider memory bus (256 vs 128 bit)
Vulkan (a contemporary API for graphics acceleration, based on now-discontinued Mantle)

Advantages of AMD Radeon HD 7770

More pipelines (640 vs 1)

So, Quadro M4000M or HD 7770?

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 HD 7770 is a desktop one.
Should you still have questions on choice between Quadro M4000M and Radeon HD 7770, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.

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