NVIDIA Quadro RTX 4000 vs GeForce GTX 460 SE v2
Comparison of Quadro RTX 4000 and GeForce GTX 460 SE v2 architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
Value for money (0-100)
13 November 2018
15 November 2010
Launch price (MSRP)
Quadro RTX 4000 and GeForce GTX 460 SE v2's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of Quadro RTX 4000 and GeForce GTX 460 SE v2's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Core clock speed
Manufacturing process technology
Power consumption (TDP)
Texture fill rate
Compatibility, dimensions and requirements
Information on Quadro RTX 4000 and GeForce GTX 460 SE v2 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).
PCIe 3.0 x16
PCIe 2.0 x16
Supplementary power connectors
Parameters of memory installed on Quadro RTX 4000 and GeForce GTX 460 SE v2: 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.
Maximum RAM amount
Memory bus width
Memory clock speed
Video outputs and ports
Types and number of video connectors present on Quadro RTX 4000 and GeForce GTX 460 SE v2. 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.
3x DisplayPort, 1x USB Type-C
2x DVI, 1x mini-HDMI
APIs supported by Quadro RTX 4000 and GeForce GTX 460 SE v2, sometimes including their particular versions.
12 Ultimate (12_1)
Advantages of NVIDIA Quadro RTX 4000
Much newer (13 November 2018 vs 15 November 2010)
Wider memory bus (256 vs 192 bit)
More pipelines (2304 vs 288)
Higher memory bandwidth (416 vs 81.6 GB/s)
Finer manufacturing process technology (12 vs 40 nm)
Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460 SE v2
Cheaper ($230.00 USD vs $2137.00 USD)
Less power hungry (150 vs 160 watts)
So, Quadro RTX 4000 or GTX 460 SE v2?
Technical City couldn't decide between NVIDIA Quadro RTX 4000 and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460 SE v2. We've got no test results to judge.
Be aware that Quadro RTX 4000 is a workstation card while GeForce GTX 460 SE v2 is a desktop one.
Should you still have questions on choice between Quadro RTX 4000 and GeForce GTX 460 SE v2, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.