NVIDIA Quadro RTX 4000 vs RTX 3000 Mobile Refresh

General info

Comparison of Quadro RTX 4000 and Quadro RTX 3000 Mobile Refresh architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
not rated
Value for money (0-100)
1.06
 
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Architecture
Turing
 
Turing
Code name
TU104
 
TU106
Type
Workstation
 
Mobile workstation
Release date
13 November 2018
 
27 May 2019
Launch price (MSRP)
$899
 
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Price now
$2016
 
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Technical specs

Quadro RTX 4000 and Quadro RTX 3000 Mobile Refresh'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 RTX 3000 Mobile Refresh's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
2304
 
1920
Core clock speed
1005 MHz
 
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Boost Clock
1545 MHz
 
1380 MHz
Transistor count
13,600 million
 
10,800 million
Manufacturing process technology
12 nm
 
12 nm
Power consumption (TDP)
160 Watt
 
80 Watt
Texture fill rate
222.5
 
165.6

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Quadro RTX 4000 and Quadro RTX 3000 Mobile Refresh 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.
Interface
PCIe 3.0 x16
 
PCIe 3.0 x16
Length
241 mm
 
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Supplementary power connectors
1x 8-pin
 
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Memory

Parameters of memory installed on Quadro RTX 4000 and Quadro RTX 3000 Mobile Refresh: 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
GDDR6
 
GDDR6
Maximum RAM amount
8 GB
 
6 GB
Memory bus width
256 Bit
 
192 Bit
Memory clock speed
13000 MHz
 
14 GB/s
Memory bandwidth
416.0 GB/s
 
336.0 GB/s

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Quadro RTX 4000 and Quadro RTX 3000 Mobile Refresh. 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 Connectors
3x DisplayPort, 1x USB Type-C
 
No outputs

API support

APIs supported by Quadro RTX 4000 and Quadro RTX 3000 Mobile Refresh, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12 Ultimate (12_1)
 
12 Ultimate (12_2)
Shader Model
6.5
 
6.5
OpenGL
4.6
 
4.6
OpenCL
1.2
 
1.2
Vulkan
1.2.131
 
1.2
CUDA
7.5
 
7.5

Advantages of NVIDIA Quadro RTX 4000

Wider memory bus (256 vs 192 bit)
More pipelines (2304 vs 1920)
Higher memory bandwidth (416 vs 336 GB/s)

Advantages of NVIDIA Quadro RTX 3000 Mobile Refresh

Somewhat newer (27 May 2019 vs 13 November 2018)
Less power hungry (80 vs 160 watts)

So, Quadro RTX 4000 or RTX 3000 Mobile Refresh?

Technical City couldn't decide between NVIDIA Quadro RTX 4000 and NVIDIA Quadro RTX 3000 Mobile Refresh. We've got no test results to judge.
Be aware that Quadro RTX 4000 is a workstation card while Quadro RTX 3000 Mobile Refresh is a mobile workstation one.
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