NVIDIA Quadro M6000: specs and benchmarks

NVIDIA Quadro M6000

Summary

NVIDIA started Quadro M6000 sales 21 March 2015 at a recommended price of $4,199.99 . This is high-end Maxwell 2.0 architecture desktop card based on 28 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at gamers. 12 GB of GDDR5 memory clocked at 6.61 GHz are supplied, and together with 384 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 317.4 GB/s.

Compatibility-wise, this is 2-slot card attached via PCIe 3.0 x16 interface. Its manufacturer default version has a length of 267 mm. 1x 8-pin power connector is required, and power consumption is at 250 Watt.

It provides good gaming and benchmark performance at 60.28 percent of a leader's which is AMD Radeon R9 390 X2.

General info

Of Quadro M6000's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Perfomance to price
4.36
 
Architecture
Maxwell 2.0
 
Code name
GM200
 
Type
Desktop
 
Release date
21 March 2015
 
Launch price (MSRP)
$4,199.99
 
of 14999 (Quadro Plex 7000)
Price
$4,171.50
 
of 4762.99 (Quadro P6000)

Technical specs

Quadro M6000's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of Quadro M6000's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
3072
 
of 8192 (FirePro S9300 X2)
Core clock speed
988 MHz
 
Boost Clock
1114 MHz
 
Transistor count
8,000 million
 
of 21100
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
 
of 12
Power consumption (TDP)
250 Watt
 
of 900 (Tesla S2050)
Texture fill rate
213.9
 
of 512 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Floating-point performance
6,844 gflops
 
of 16384 (Radeon Pro Duo)

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Quadro M6000's 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).
Interface
PCIe 3.0 x16
 
Length
267 mm
 
Width
2-slot
 
Supplementary power connectors
1x 8-pin
 

Memory specs

Parameters of memory installed on Quadro M6000: 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
 
Maximum RAM amount
12 GB
 
of 32
Memory bus width
384 Bit
 
of 8192 (FirePro S9300 X2)
Memory clock speed
6612 MHz
 
Memory bandwidth
317.4 GB/s
 
of 1024 (FirePro S9300 X2)

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Quadro M6000.
Display Connectors
No outputs
 

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by Quadro M6000. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
CUDA
5.2
 

API support

APIs supported by Quadro M6000, sometimes including their particular versions.
Vulkan
+
 

Video card benchmarks performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Quadro M6000. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
60.28
 
 
Passmark
9295
 
 
Octane Render OctaneBench
122
 
 

Mining hashrate

Cryptocurrency mining performance of Quadro M6000. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
768 Mh/s
 
 

Relative perfomance

Overall Quadro M6000 performance compared to its nearest competitors. All GPU types participate.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Quadro M6000 from AMD is Radeon Vega Frontier Edition, which is faster by 1% and lower by 1 position in our rating.

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