NVIDIA Quadro M4000M vs AMD Radeon R5 M330

NVIDIA Quadro M4000M
AMD Radeon R5 M330

General info

Comparison of Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330 architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
Maxwell 2.0
 
GCN 1.0
Code name
GM204
 
Exo
Type
Mobile workstation
 
Laptop
Release date
18 August 2015
 
5 May 2015

Technical specs

Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330'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 R5 M330's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
1,280
 
320
Compute units
n/d
 
5
Core clock speed
975 MHz
 
955 MHz
Boost Clock
1013 MHz
 
1030 MHz
Transistor count
5,200 million
 
1,040 million
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
 
28 nm
Power consumption (TDP)
100 Watt
 
18 Watt
Texture fill rate
78 GTexel / s
 
20.6 GTexel / s
Floating-point performance
2,496 gflops
 
659.2 gflops

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330 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
Bus support
n/d
 
PCIe 3.0
Interface
PCIe 3.0 x16
 
PCIe 3.0 x8
Supplementary power connectors
None
 
None

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330: 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
Maximum RAM amount
4 GB
 
4 GB
Memory bus width
256 Bit
 
64 Bit
Memory clock speed
5012 MHz
 
1000 MHz
Memory bandwidth
160 GB / s
 
14.4 GB / s
Shared memory
-
 
-

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330.
Display Connectors
No outputs
 
No outputs
Display Port
1.2
 
n/d

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
HD3D
-
 
+
PowerTune
-
 
+
DualGraphics
-
 
+
ZeroCore
-
 
+
Switchable graphics
-
 
+
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 R5 M330, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12
 
DirectX® 12
Shader Model
5.0
 
n/d
OpenGL
4.5
 
4.4
OpenCL
n/d
 
Not Listed
Vulkan
+
 
+
Mantle
-
 
+

Video card benchmark performance comparison

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

M4000M 21.38 +666.3%
R5 M330 2.79

3DMark Cloud Gate GPU

M4000M 49204 +904.8%
R5 M330 4897

3DMark Fire Strike Score

M4000M 6937 +722.9%
R5 M330 843

3DMark Fire Strike Graphics

M4000M 7723 +737.6%
R5 M330 922

3DMark 11 Performance GPU

M4000M 10259 +507.4%
R5 M330 1689

Passmark

M4000M 4567 +665%
R5 M330 597

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 R5 M330. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
251 Mh/s +332.8%
 
58 Mh/s −332.8%

Game benchmarks comparison

Let's see how good Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330 are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.
Fortnite

Fortnite

2018
Fortnite

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330 performance compared to Fortnite official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
R5 M330
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG)

Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG)

2017
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG)

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330 performance compared to Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
R5 M330
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
Overwatch

Overwatch

2016
Overwatch

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330 performance compared to Overwatch official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
R5 M330
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
GTA V

GTA V

2015
GTA V

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330 performance compared to GTA V official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
R5 M330
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
Rainbow Six Siege

Rainbow Six Siege

2015
Rainbow Six Siege

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330 performance compared to Rainbow Six Siege official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
R5 M330
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Rainbow Six Siege on Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330.

low / 768p
n/d
 
41
medium / 768p
n/d
 
22
high / 1080p
n/d
 
9
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
7
Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft

Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft

2014
Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330 performance compared to Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
R5 M330
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
Dota 2

Dota 2

2013
Dota 2

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330 performance compared to Dota 2 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
R5 M330
Counter-Strike: GO

Counter-Strike: GO

2012
Counter-Strike: GO

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330 performance compared to Counter-Strike: GO official system requirements.

M4000M
R5 M330
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Counter-Strike: GO on Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330.

low / 768p
n/d
 
125
medium / 768p
n/d
 
73
high / 768p
n/d
 
50
League of Legends

League of Legends

2009
League of Legends

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330 performance compared to League of Legends official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
R5 M330
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
Minecraft

Minecraft

2009
Minecraft

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330 performance compared to Minecraft official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
R5 M330
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

Far Cry Primal

2016

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330 performance compared to Far Cry Primal official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
R5 M330
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Far Cry Primal on Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330.

low / 720p
n/d
 
19
medium / 1080p
n/d
 
9
high / 1080p
n/d
 
8
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
5

Rise of the Tomb Raider

2016

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330 performance compared to Rise of the Tomb Raider official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
R5 M330
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Rise of the Tomb Raider on Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330.

low / 768p
n/d
 
19
medium / 768p
90 +672.5%
 
12 −672.5%
high / 1080p
55 +773%
 
6 −773%
ultra / 1080p
48 +1130.8%
 
4 −1130.8%
4k / 2160p
20
 
n/d

The Division

2016

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330 performance compared to The Division official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
R5 M330
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of The Division on Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330.

low / 720p
n/d
 
21
medium / 768p
n/d
 
14

XCOM 2

2016

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330 performance compared to XCOM 2 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
R5 M330
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of XCOM 2 on Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330.

low / 720p
n/d
 
17
medium / 1080p
n/d
 
6

Fallout 4

2015

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330 performance compared to Fallout 4 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
R5 M330
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Fallout 4 on Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330.

low / 720p
n/d
 
19
medium / 768p
n/d
 
13
high / 1080p
n/d
 
7
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
4

Just Cause 3

2015

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330 performance compared to Just Cause 3 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
R5 M330
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Just Cause 3 on Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330.

low / 768p
n/d
 
23
medium / 768p
n/d
 
19
high / 1080p
n/d
 
9
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
6

Star Wars Battlefront

2015

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330 performance compared to Star Wars Battlefront official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
R5 M330
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Star Wars Battlefront on Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330.

low / 768p
n/d
 
36
medium / 768p
n/d
 
22
high / 1080p
n/d
 
10
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
7

The Witcher 3

2015

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330 performance compared to The Witcher 3 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
R5 M330
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of The Witcher 3 on Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330.

low / 768p
n/d
 
16
medium / 768p
n/d
 
11

World of Warships

2015

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330 performance compared to World of Warships official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
R5 M330
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of World of Warships on Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330.

low / 768p
n/d
 
48
medium / 768p
n/d
 
34

Dragon Age: Inquisition

2014

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330 performance compared to Dragon Age: Inquisition official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
R5 M330
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Dragon Age: Inquisition on Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330.

low / 768p
n/d
 
27
medium / 768p
n/d
 
16
high / 1080p
n/d
 
13

Far Cry 4

2014

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330 performance compared to Far Cry 4 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
R5 M330
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Far Cry 4 on Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330.

low / 768p
n/d
 
26
medium / 768p
n/d
 
18

Sims 4

2014

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330 performance compared to Sims 4 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
R5 M330

FPS tests

Real world test results of Sims 4 on Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330.

medium / 768p
n/d
 
33
high / 1080p
n/d
 
15

Battlefield 4

2013

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330 performance compared to Battlefield 4 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
R5 M330
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Battlefield 4 on Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330.

low / 768p
n/d
 
41
medium / 768p
n/d
 
29
high / 768p
n/d
 
19
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
6

Crysis 3

2013

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330 performance compared to Crysis 3 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
R5 M330
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Crysis 3 on Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330.

low / 768p
n/d
 
19
medium / 768p
n/d
 
12
high / 768p
n/d
 
8

Tomb Raider

2013

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330 performance compared to Tomb Raider official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
R5 M330
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Tomb Raider on Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330.

low / 768p
n/d
 
55
medium / 768p
n/d
 
28
high / 768p
n/d
 
22
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
10

Diablo III

2012

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330 performance compared to Diablo III official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
R5 M330
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Diablo III on Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330.

low / 768p
n/d
 
70
medium / 768p
n/d
 
44
high / 768p
n/d
 
35

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim

2011

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330 performance compared to The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
R5 M330
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim on Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330.

low / 720p
n/d
 
42
medium / 768p
n/d
 
28
high / 768p
n/d
 
18

Advantages of NVIDIA Quadro M4000M

666.3% faster (about 7.5 times) in synthetic tests
Somewhat newer (18 August 2015 vs 5 May 2015)
Wider memory bus (256 vs 64 bit)
Higher memory bandwidth (160 vs 14.4 GB/s)

Advantages of AMD Radeon R5 M330

More pipelines (320 vs 1)
Less power hungry (18 vs 100 watts)
DirectX 12
Mantle (an API developed by AMD for 3D graphics acceleration. Discontinued and later superceded by Vulkan)
OpenGL 4.3 (Open Graphics Library - an API for 3D graphics and GPUs usage)
OpenCL 1.2 (Open Computing Language - an API for GPU usage in arbitrary calculations, e.g. for physics simulation)
HD3D
PowerTune (dynamically increases AMD GPU's voltage and frequency while there's still enough temperature headroom. Similar to NVIDIA GPU Boost)
DualGraphics
ZeroCore
Switchable graphics

So, Quadro M4000M or R5 M330?

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 R5 M330 is a notebook one.
Should you still have questions on choice between Quadro M4000M and Radeon R5 M330, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.

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