NVIDIA Quadro M6000 vs RTX 4000 Max-Q

NVIDIA Quadro M6000
NVIDIA Quadro RTX 4000 Max-Q

General info

Comparison of Quadro M6000 and Quadro RTX 4000 Max-Q architecture, market type and release date.
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Value for money (0-100)
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Architecture
Maxwell 2.0
 
Turing
Code name
GM200
 
TU104
Type
Workstation
 
Mobile workstation
Release date
21 March 2015
 
27 May 2019
Launch price (MSRP)
$4,199.99
 
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Price now
$1054
 
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Technical specs

Quadro M6000 and Quadro RTX 4000 Max-Q'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 and Quadro RTX 4000 Max-Q's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
3072
 
2560
Core clock speed
988 MHz
 
780 - 960 MHz
Boost Clock
1114 MHz
 
1380 MHz
Transistor count
8,000 million
 
13,600 million
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
 
12 nm
Power consumption (TDP)
250 Watt
 
80 Watt
Texture fill rate
213.9
 
220.8
Floating-point performance
6,844 gflops
 
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Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Quadro M6000 and Quadro RTX 4000 Max-Q 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
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Interface
PCIe 3.0 x16
 
PCIe 3.0 x16
Length
267 mm
 
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Supplementary power connectors
1x 8-pin
 
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Memory

Parameters of memory installed on Quadro M6000 and Quadro RTX 4000 Max-Q: 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
 
GDDR6
Maximum RAM amount
12 GB
 
8 GB
Memory bus width
384 Bit
 
256 Bit
Memory clock speed
6612 MHz
 
13000 MHz
Memory bandwidth
317.4 GB/s
 
416.0 GB/s
Shared memory
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Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Quadro M6000 and Quadro RTX 4000 Max-Q.
Display Connectors
1x DVI, 4x DisplayPort
 
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G-SYNC support
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Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by Quadro M6000 and Quadro RTX 4000 Max-Q. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
VR Ready
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Multi Monitor
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API support

APIs supported by Quadro M6000 and Quadro RTX 4000 Max-Q, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12 (12_1)
 
12 Ultimate (12_1)
OpenGL
4.6
 
4.6
Vulkan
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Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Quadro M6000 and Quadro RTX 4000 Max-Q. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

Quadro M6000 54.81 +5.6%
RTX 4000 Max-Q 51.89

Passmark

Quadro M6000 11815 +5.6%
RTX 4000 Max-Q 11185

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of Quadro M6000 and Quadro RTX 4000 Max-Q. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
768 Mh/s
 
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Gaming performance

Let's see how good Quadro M6000 and Quadro RTX 4000 Max-Q are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.

Advantages of NVIDIA Quadro M6000

5.6% faster in synthetic tests
Wider memory bus (384 vs 256 bit)
More pipelines (3072 vs 2560)

Advantages of NVIDIA Quadro RTX 4000 Max-Q

Much newer (27 May 2019 vs 21 March 2015)
Higher memory bandwidth (416 vs 317.4 GB/s)
Finer manufacturing process technology (12 vs 28 nm)
Less power hungry (80 vs 250 watts)
DLSS
Raytraycing
VR Ready
G-SYNC (removes screen tearing by telling the display when to renew the image. Only works with G-SYNC compatible displays)
Multi Monitor

So, Quadro M6000 or RTX 4000 Max-Q?

Technical City couldn't decide between NVIDIA Quadro M6000 and NVIDIA Quadro RTX 4000 Max-Q. The differences in performance seem too small.
Be aware that Quadro M6000 is a workstation card while Quadro RTX 4000 Max-Q is a mobile workstation one.
Should you still have questions on choice between Quadro M6000 and Quadro RTX 4000 Max-Q, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.

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