P5000 Mobile vs P3000 Mobile

General info

Comparison of graphics card architecture, market segment, value for money and other general parameters.

Place in our rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
1.38
 
3.45
Architecture
Pascal
 
Pascal
GPU code name
N17E-Q5
 
N17E-Q1
Market segment
Mobile workstation
 
Mobile workstation
Launch date
11 January 2017 (4 years ago)
 
11 January 2017 (4 years ago)
Launch price (MSRP)
$1,885
 
no data
Price now
$2137
 
$537

Technical specs

General performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock speeds, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider their benchmark and gaming test results.

Pipelines / CUDA cores
2048
 
1280
Core clock speed
1164 MHz
 
1088 MHz
Boost clock
1506 MHz
 
1215 MHz
Transistor count
7,200 million
 
7,200 million
Manufacturing process technology
16 nm
 
16 nm
Thermal design power (TDP)
100 Watt
 
75 Watt
Texture fill rate
202.5
 
97.20
Floating-point performance
6,197 gflops
 
3,110 gflops

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Quadro P5000 Mobile and Quadro P3000 Mobile 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
 
large
Interface
MXM-B (3.0)
 
MXM-B (3.0)

Memory

Parameters of memory installed: 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
16 GB
 
6 GB
Memory bus width
256 Bit
 
192 Bit
Memory clock speed
6006 MHz
 
7008 MHz
Memory bandwidth
192 GB/s
 
168 GB/s
Shared memory
-
 
-

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on the reviewed GPUs. As a rule, data in this section is precise only for desktop reference ones. OEM manufacturers may change the number and type of output ports, while for notebook cards availability of certain video outputs ports depends on the laptop model rather than on the card itself.

Display Connectors
No outputs
 
No outputs
Display Port
1.4
 
1.4

Technologies

Supported technological solutions. This information will prove useful if you need some particular technology for your purposes.

Optimus
+
 
+
3D Stereo
+
 
+
Mosaic
+
 
+
nView Display Management
+
 
+
Optimus
+
 
+

API support

APIs supported, including particular versions of those APIs.

DirectX
12
 
12
Shader Model
5.1
 
5.1
OpenGL
4.5
 
4.5
OpenCL
1.2
 
1.2
Vulkan
1.2.131
 
1.2.131
CUDA
6.1
 
6.1

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmark performance comparison. 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.

P5000 Mobile 31.55 +58.7%
P3000 Mobile 19.88

3DMark Ice Storm GPU

Ice Storm Graphics is an obsolete benchmark, part of 3DMark suite. Ice Storm was used to measure entry level laptops and Windows-based tablets performance. It utilizes DirectX 11 feature level 9 to display a battle between two space fleets near a frozen planet in 1280x720 resolution. Discontinued in January 2020, it is now superseded by 3DMark Night Raid.

P5000 Mobile 401246 +20.9%
P3000 Mobile 331998

3DMark Cloud Gate GPU

Cloud Gate is an outdated DirectX 11 feature level 10 benchmark that was used for home PCs and basic notebooks. It displays a few scenes of some weird space teleportation device launching spaceships into unknown, using fixed resolution of 1280x720. Just like Ice Storm benchmark, it has been discontinued in January 2020 and replaced by 3DMark Night Raid.

P5000 Mobile 86679 +36.9%
P3000 Mobile 63332

3DMark Fire Strike Score

P5000 Mobile 12363 +51.6%
P3000 Mobile 8156

3DMark Fire Strike Graphics

Fire Strike is a DirectX 11 benchmark for gaming PCs. It features two separate tests displaying a fight between a humanoid and a fiery creature seemingly made of lava. Using 1920x1080 resolution, Fire Strike shows off some realistic enough graphics and is quite taxing on hardware.

P5000 Mobile 14666 +58.4%
P3000 Mobile 9256

3DMark 11 Performance GPU

3DMark 11 is an obsolete DirectX 11 benchmark by Futuremark. It used four tests based on two scenes, one being few submarines exploring the submerged wreck of a sunken ship, the other is an abandoned temple deep in the jungle. All the tests are heavy with volumetric lighting and tessellation, and despite being done in 1280x720 resolution, are relatively taxing. Discontinued in January 2020, 3DMark 11 is now superseded by Time Spy.

P5000 Mobile 20096 +66%
P3000 Mobile 12105

3DMark Vantage Performance

3DMark Vantage is an outdated DirectX 10 benchmark using 1280x1024 screen resolution. It taxes the graphics card with two scenes, one depicting a girl escaping some militarized base located within a sea cave, the other displaying a space fleet attack on a defenseless planet. It was discontinued in April 2017, and Time Spy benchmark is now recommended to be used instead.

P5000 Mobile 44689 +33.8%
P3000 Mobile 33390

SPECviewperf 12 - Solidworks

P5000 Mobile 159 +48.6%
P3000 Mobile 107

SPECviewperf 12 - specvp12 sw-03

P5000 Mobile 159 +48.6%
P3000 Mobile 107

SPECviewperf 12 - Siemens NX

P5000 Mobile 168 +130.1%
P3000 Mobile 73

SPECviewperf 12 - specvp12 snx-02

P5000 Mobile 168 +130.1%
P3000 Mobile 73

SPECviewperf 12 - Showcase

P5000 Mobile 67 +21.8%
P3000 Mobile 55

SPECviewperf 12 - specvp12 showcase-01

P5000 Mobile 67 +21.8%
P3000 Mobile 55

SPECviewperf 12 - Medical

P5000 Mobile 65 +116.7%
P3000 Mobile 30

SPECviewperf 12 - specvp12 mediacal-01

P5000 Mobile 65 +116.7%
P3000 Mobile 30

SPECviewperf 12 - Maya

This part of SPECviewperf 12 workstation benchmark uses Autodesk Maya 13 engine to render a superhero energy plant static scene consisting of more than 700 thousand polygons, in six different modes.

P5000 Mobile 99 +45.6%
P3000 Mobile 68

SPECviewperf 12 - specvp12 maya-04

P5000 Mobile 99 +45.6%
P3000 Mobile 68

SPECviewperf 12 - Energy

P5000 Mobile 14.5 +88.3%
P3000 Mobile 7.7

SPECviewperf 12 - specvp12 energy-01

P5000 Mobile 14.5 +88.3%
P3000 Mobile 7.7

SPECviewperf 12 - Creo

P5000 Mobile 126 +44.8%
P3000 Mobile 87

SPECviewperf 12 - specvp12 creo-01

P5000 Mobile 126 +44.8%
P3000 Mobile 87

SPECviewperf 12 - Catia

P5000 Mobile 150 +54.6%
P3000 Mobile 97

SPECviewperf 12 - specvp12 catia-04

P5000 Mobile 150 +54.6%
P3000 Mobile 97

Gaming performance

Let's see how good the compared graphics cards are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.

Advantages of NVIDIA Quadro P5000 Mobile

58.7% faster (about 1.5 times) in synthetic tests

Wider memory bus (256 vs 192 bit)

More pipelines (2048 vs 1280)

Higher memory bandwidth (192 vs 168 GB/s)

Advantages of NVIDIA Quadro P3000 Mobile

Cheaper ($537 vs $2137)

Lower power consumption (75 vs 100 watts)

So, Quadro P5000 Mobile or P3000 Mobile?

Judging by the results of synthetic and gaming tests, Technical City recommends NVIDIA Quadro P5000 Mobile, since it shows better performance.

Should you still have questions concerning choice between the reviewed GPUs, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.

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