NVIDIA Tesla K40c vs Quadro K4200

NVIDIA Tesla K40c
NVIDIA Quadro K4200

General info

Comparison of Tesla K40c and Quadro K4200 architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Perfomance to price
n/d
 
20.10
Architecture
Kepler
 
Kepler
Code name
GK110B
 
GK104
Type
Workstation
 
Workstation
Release date
8 October 2013
 
22 July 2014
Launch price (MSRP)
$7,699
 
$854.99
Price
n/d
 
$446.99

Technical specs

Tesla K40c and Quadro K4200's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of Tesla K40c and Quadro K4200's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
2880
 
1344
Core clock speed
745 MHz
 
771 MHz
Boost Clock
n/d
 
784 MHz
Transistor count
7,080 million
 
3,540 million
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
 
28 nm
Power consumption (TDP)
245 Watt
 
108 Watt
Texture fill rate
178.8 GTexel / s
 
87.81 GTexel / s
Floating-point performance
4,291 gflops
 
2,107 gflops

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Tesla K40c and Quadro K4200 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).
Interface
PCIe 3.0 x16
 
PCIe 2.0 x16
Length
267 mm
 
241 mm
Supplementary power connectors
1x 6-pin + 1x 8-pin
 
1x 6-pin

Memory specs

Parameters of memory installed on Tesla K40c and Quadro K4200: 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
12 GB
 
4 GB
Memory bus width
384 Bit
 
256 Bit
Memory clock speed
6008 MHz
 
5400 MHz
Memory bandwidth
288.4 GB / s
 
172.8 GB / s

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Tesla K40c and Quadro K4200.
Display Connectors
No outputs
 
1x DVI, 2x DisplayPort

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by Tesla K40c and Quadro K4200. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
CUDA
3.5
 
-

API support

APIs supported by Tesla K40c and Quadro K4200, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12.0
 
12.0 (11_0)
OpenGL
4.6
 
4.6
Vulkan
-
 
+

Video card benchmarks performance comparison

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Tesla K40c and Quadro K4200. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
22.70 −0.4%
 
22.79 +0.4%
Passmark
n/d
 
4470
Octane Render OctaneBench
n/d
 
40

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of Tesla K40c and Quadro K4200. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
324 Mh/s +172.3%
 
119 Mh/s −172.3%

Advantages of NVIDIA Tesla K40c

Wider memory bus (384 vs 256 bit)
More pipelines (2880 vs 1344)
Higher memory bandwidth (288.4 vs 172.8 GB/s)

Advantages of NVIDIA Quadro K4200

0.4% faster in synthetic tests
Somewhat newer (22 July 2014 vs 8 October 2013)
Cheaper ($854.99 vs $7699)
Less power hungry (108 vs 245 watts)
Vulkan (a contemporary API for graphics acceleration, based on now-discontinued Mantle)

So, Tesla K40c or Quadro K4200?

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