NVIDIA Quadro RTX 4000 vs 4000 Mac Edition
Comparison of Quadro RTX 4000 and Quadro 4000 Mac Edition architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
Value for money (0-100)
13 November 2018
12 June 2011
Launch price (MSRP)
Quadro RTX 4000 and Quadro 4000 Mac Edition'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 Quadro 4000 Mac Edition'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 Quadro 4000 Mac Edition 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 Quadro 4000 Mac Edition: 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 Quadro 4000 Mac Edition. 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
1x DVI, 1x DisplayPort, 1x S-Video
APIs supported by Quadro RTX 4000 and Quadro 4000 Mac Edition, sometimes including their particular versions.
12 Ultimate (12_1)
Advantages of NVIDIA Quadro RTX 4000
Much newer (13 November 2018 vs 12 June 2011)
More pipelines (2304 vs 256)
Higher memory bandwidth (416 vs 89.86 GB/s)
Finer manufacturing process technology (12 vs 40 nm)
Advantages of NVIDIA Quadro 4000 Mac Edition
Cheaper ($810.00 USD vs $2137.00 USD)
Less power hungry (142 vs 160 watts)
So, Quadro RTX 4000 or 4000 Mac Edition?
Technical City couldn't decide between NVIDIA Quadro RTX 4000 and NVIDIA Quadro 4000 Mac Edition. We've got no test results to judge.
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