NVIDIA Quadro M6000 24 GB: specs and benchmarks

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NVIDIA Quadro M6000 24 GB
NVIDIA Quadro M6000 24 GB
  • Interface PCIe 3.0 x16
  • Core clock speed 988 MHz
  • Max video memory 24 GB
  • Memory type GDDR5
  • Memory clock speed 6612 MHz
  • Maximum resolution
Year of release 2016
Performance 41.53


NVIDIA started Quadro M6000 24 GB sales 5 March 2016 at a recommended price of $4,999. This is Maxwell 2.0 architecture desktop card based on 28 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at designers. 24 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 dual-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


of a leader's which is NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3090 Ti.

General info

Of Quadro M6000 24 GB's architecture, market segment and release date.

Place in performance rating101
Value for money14.53
ArchitectureMaxwell 2.0 (2015−2019)
GPU code nameGM200
Market segmentWorkstation
Release date5 March 2016 (6 years ago)
Launch price (MSRP)$4,999
Price now$1040 (0.2x MSRP)of 49999 (A100 SXM4)
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Technical specs

Quadro M6000 24 GB's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU base clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of Quadro M6000 24 GB's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.

Pipelines / CUDA cores3072of 18432 (AD102)
Core clock speed988 MHzof 2610 (Radeon RX 6500 XT)
Boost clock speed1114 MHzof 2903 (Radeon Pro W6600)
Number of transistors8,000 millionof 14400 (GeForce GTX 1080 SLI Mobile)
Manufacturing process technology28 nmof 4 (H100 PCIe)
Thermal design power (TDP)250 Wattof 900 (Tesla S2050)
Texture fill rate285.2of 939.8 (H100 SXM5)
Floating-point performance6,844 gflopsof 16384 (Radeon Pro Duo)

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Quadro M6000 24 GB'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).

InterfacePCIe 3.0 x16
Length267 mm
Supplementary power connectors1x 8-pin


Parameters of memory installed on Quadro M6000 24 GB: 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 typeGDDR5
Maximum RAM amount24 GBof 128 (Radeon Instinct MI250X)
Memory bus width384 Bitof 19000 (GeForce RTX 3080 12 GB)
Memory clock speed6612 MHzof 21000 (GeForce RTX 3090 Ti)
Memory bandwidth317.4 GB/sof 14400 (Radeon R7 M260)

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Quadro M6000 24 GB. As a rule, this section is relevant only for desktop reference video cards, since for notebook ones the availability of certain video outputs depends on the laptop model.

Display Connectors1x DVI, 4x DisplayPort

API support

APIs supported by Quadro M6000 24 GB, sometimes including their particular versions.

DirectX12 (12_1)
Shader Model6.4

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmark performance of Quadro M6000 24 GB. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall score

This is our combined benchmark performance rating. We are regularly improving our combining algorithms, but if you find some perceived inconsistencies, feel free to speak up in comments section, we usually fix problems quickly.

M6000 24 GB 41.53
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This is probably the most ubiquitous benchmark, part of Passmark PerformanceTest suite. It gives the graphics card a thorough evaluation under various load, providing four separate benchmarks for Direct3D versions 9, 10, 11 and 12 (the last being done in 4K resolution if possible), and few more tests engaging DirectCompute capabilities.

Benchmark coverage: 25%

M6000 24 GB 12320

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Quadro M6000 24 GB is for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in frames per second. Comparisons with game system requirements are included, but remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect reality inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Quadro M6000 24 GB performance compared to nearest competitors among server video cards.

AMD equivalent

The nearest Quadro M6000 24 GB's AMD equivalent is Radeon Pro Vega 56, which is faster by 1% and higher by 2 positions in our rating.

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Similar GPUs

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