NVIDIA Quadro M4000M vs AMD Radeon R7 M445

NVIDIA Quadro M4000M
AMD Radeon R7 M445

General info

Comparison of Quadro M4000M and Radeon R7 M445 architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
Maxwell 2.0
 
GCN 3.0
Code name
GM204
 
Meso
Type
Mobile workstation
 
Laptop
Release date
18 August 2015
 
15 May 2016

Technical specs

Quadro M4000M and Radeon R7 M445'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 R7 M445's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
1,280
 
320
Core clock speed
975 MHz
 
780 MHz
Boost Clock
1013 MHz
 
920 MHz
Transistor count
5,200 million
 
3,100 million
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
 
28 nm
Power consumption (TDP)
100 Watt
 
15-25 Watt
Texture fill rate
78 GTexel / s
 
18.4 GTexel / s
Floating-point performance
2,496 gflops
 
588.8 gflops

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Quadro M4000M and Radeon R7 M445 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
 
n/d

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on Quadro M4000M and Radeon R7 M445: 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
 
4 GB
Memory bus width
256 Bit
 
64 Bit
Memory clock speed
5012 MHz
 
4000 MHz
Memory bandwidth
160 GB / s
 
32 GB / s
Shared memory
-
 
-

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Quadro M4000M and Radeon R7 M445.
Display Connectors
No outputs
 
No outputs
Display Port
1.2
 
n/d

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by Quadro M4000M and Radeon R7 M445. 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 R7 M445, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12
 
12.0 (12_0)
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 R7 M445. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

M4000M 21.38 +331.9%
R7 M445 4.95

3DMark Cloud Gate GPU

M4000M 49204 +411.6%
R7 M445 9617

3DMark Fire Strike Score

M4000M 6937 +376.8%
R7 M445 1455

3DMark Fire Strike Graphics

M4000M 7723 +389.1%
R7 M445 1579

3DMark 11 Performance GPU

M4000M 10259 +364.6%
R7 M445 2208

Passmark

M4000M 4567 +331.7%
R7 M445 1058

Rendering quality tests

GFXBench render quality
4541 +21.1%
 
3750 −21.1%
GFXBench high precision render quality
4541 +21.1%
 
3750 −21.1%

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of Quadro M4000M and Radeon R7 M445. 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 R7 M445 are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.
Fortnite

Fortnite

2018
Fortnite

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon R7 M445 performance compared to Fortnite official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
R7 M445
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG)

Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG)

2017
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG)

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon R7 M445 performance compared to Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
R7 M445
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
Overwatch

Overwatch

2016
Overwatch

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon R7 M445 performance compared to Overwatch official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
R7 M445
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Overwatch on Quadro M4000M and Radeon R7 M445.

low / 720p
n/d
 
75
medium / 768p
n/d
 
53
high / 1080p
n/d
 
24
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
14
GTA V

GTA V

2015
GTA V

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon R7 M445 performance compared to GTA V official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
R7 M445
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of GTA V on Quadro M4000M and Radeon R7 M445.

low / 768p
n/d
 
51
medium / 768p
n/d
 
44
high / 1080p
n/d
 
12
Rainbow Six Siege

Rainbow Six Siege

2015
Rainbow Six Siege

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon R7 M445 performance compared to Rainbow Six Siege official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
R7 M445
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Rainbow Six Siege on Quadro M4000M and Radeon R7 M445.

low / 768p
n/d
 
64
medium / 768p
n/d
 
38
high / 1080p
n/d
 
20
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
14
Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft

Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft

2014
Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon R7 M445 performance compared to Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
R7 M445
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
Dota 2

Dota 2

2013
Dota 2

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon R7 M445 performance compared to Dota 2 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
R7 M445
Counter-Strike: GO

Counter-Strike: GO

2012
Counter-Strike: GO

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon R7 M445 performance compared to Counter-Strike: GO official system requirements.

M4000M
R7 M445
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
League of Legends

League of Legends

2009
League of Legends

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon R7 M445 performance compared to League of Legends official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
R7 M445
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
Minecraft

Minecraft

2009
Minecraft

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon R7 M445 performance compared to Minecraft official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
R7 M445
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

Resident Evil 7

2017

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon R7 M445 performance compared to Resident Evil 7 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
R7 M445
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Resident Evil 7 on Quadro M4000M and Radeon R7 M445.

low / 720p
n/d
 
55
medium / 1080p
n/d
 
24
high / 1080p
n/d
 
14

Battlefield 1 (BF1)

2016

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon R7 M445 performance compared to Battlefield 1 (BF1) official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
R7 M445
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Battlefield 1 (BF1) on Quadro M4000M and Radeon R7 M445.

low / 720p
n/d
 
40
medium / 768p
n/d
 
28
high / 1080p
n/d
 
13
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
12

Deus Ex Mankind Divided

2016

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon R7 M445 performance compared to Deus Ex Mankind Divided official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
R7 M445
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Deus Ex Mankind Divided on Quadro M4000M and Radeon R7 M445.

low / 720p
n/d
 
21
medium / 768p
n/d
 
14
high / 1080p
n/d
 
7

Dishonored 2

2016

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon R7 M445 performance compared to Dishonored 2 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
R7 M445
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Dishonored 2 on Quadro M4000M and Radeon R7 M445.

low / 720p
n/d
 
23
medium / 768p
n/d
 
19
high / 1080p
n/d
 
12
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
10

Doom

2016

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon R7 M445 performance compared to Doom official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
R7 M445
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Doom on Quadro M4000M and Radeon R7 M445.

low / 720p
n/d
 
35
medium / 768p
n/d
 
28
high / 1080p
n/d
 
14

Far Cry Primal

2016

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon R7 M445 performance compared to Far Cry Primal official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
R7 M445
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Far Cry Primal on Quadro M4000M and Radeon R7 M445.

low / 720p
n/d
 
27
medium / 1080p
n/d
 
12
high / 1080p
n/d
 
10

Rise of the Tomb Raider

2016

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon R7 M445 performance compared to Rise of the Tomb Raider official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
R7 M445
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Rise of the Tomb Raider on Quadro M4000M and Radeon R7 M445.

low / 768p
n/d
 
30
medium / 768p
90 +496%
 
15 −496%
high / 1080p
55 +547.1%
 
9 −547.1%
ultra / 1080p
48 +616.4%
 
7 −616.4%
4k / 2160p
20
 
n/d

The Division

2016

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon R7 M445 performance compared to The Division official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
R7 M445
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of The Division on Quadro M4000M and Radeon R7 M445.

low / 720p
n/d
 
32
medium / 768p
n/d
 
25
high / 1080p
n/d
 
10
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
7

Titanfall 2

2016

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon R7 M445 performance compared to Titanfall 2 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
R7 M445
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Titanfall 2 on Quadro M4000M and Radeon R7 M445.

low / 720p
n/d
 
57
medium / 768p
n/d
 
41
high / 1080p
n/d
 
17
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
16

Watch Dogs 2

2016

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon R7 M445 performance compared to Watch Dogs 2 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
R7 M445
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Watch Dogs 2 on Quadro M4000M and Radeon R7 M445.

low / 720p
n/d
 
30
medium / 768p
n/d
 
24
high / 1080p
n/d
 
12

XCOM 2

2016

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon R7 M445 performance compared to XCOM 2 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
R7 M445
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of XCOM 2 on Quadro M4000M and Radeon R7 M445.

low / 720p
n/d
 
23
medium / 1080p
n/d
 
8
high / 1080p
n/d
 
5
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
5

The Witcher 3

2015

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon R7 M445 performance compared to The Witcher 3 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
R7 M445
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of The Witcher 3 on Quadro M4000M and Radeon R7 M445.

low / 768p
n/d
 
31
medium / 768p
n/d
 
18
high / 1080p
n/d
 
10
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
5

Sims 4

2014

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon R7 M445 performance compared to Sims 4 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
R7 M445

FPS tests

Real world test results of Sims 4 on Quadro M4000M and Radeon R7 M445.

low / 768p
n/d
 
133
medium / 768p
n/d
 
67
high / 1080p
n/d
 
29
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
27

Battlefield 4

2013

Official system requirements

Quadro M4000M and Radeon R7 M445 performance compared to Battlefield 4 official system requirements.

M4000M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
R7 M445
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Battlefield 4 on Quadro M4000M and Radeon R7 M445.

low / 768p
n/d
 
74
medium / 768p
n/d
 
50
high / 768p
n/d
 
33
ultra / 1080p
n/d
 
12

Advantages of NVIDIA Quadro M4000M

331.9% faster (about 4.5 times) in synthetic tests
Wider memory bus (256 vs 64 bit)
Higher memory bandwidth (160 vs 32 GB/s)

Advantages of AMD Radeon R7 M445

Somewhat newer (15 May 2016 vs 18 August 2015)
More pipelines (320 vs 1)
Less power hungry (15 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 R7 M445?

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 R7 M445 is a notebook one.
Should you still have questions on choice between Quadro M4000M and Radeon R7 M445, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.

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