NVIDIA Tesla K80 vs Quadro M2000
Comparison of Tesla K80 and Quadro M2000 architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
Value for money (0-100)
17 November 2014
8 April 2016
Launch price (MSRP)
Tesla K80 and Quadro M2000's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of Tesla K80 and Quadro M2000'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 Tesla K80 and Quadro M2000 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 3.0 x16
1" (2.5 cm)
Supplementary power connectors
Parameters of memory installed on Tesla K80 and Quadro M2000: 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 Tesla K80 and Quadro M2000. 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.
DP DP DP DP
Number of simultaneous displays
Technological solutions and APIs supported by Tesla K80 and Quadro M2000. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
3D Vision Pro
nView Desktop Management
APIs supported by Tesla K80 and Quadro M2000, sometimes including their particular versions.
Cryptocurrency mining performance of Tesla K80 and Quadro M2000. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
216 Mh/s +0.5%
215 Mh/s −0.5%
Advantages of NVIDIA Tesla K80
Wider memory bus (384 vs 128 bit)
More pipelines (2496 vs 768)
Advantages of NVIDIA Quadro M2000
Much newer (8 April 2016 vs 17 November 2014)
Less power hungry (75 vs 300 watts)
Vulkan (a contemporary API for graphics acceleration, based on now-discontinued Mantle)
So, Tesla K80 or Quadro M2000?
Technical City couldn't decide between NVIDIA Tesla K80 and NVIDIA Quadro M2000. We've got no test results to judge.
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