NVIDIA Quadro FX 1500M vs NVIDIA Quadro FX 1700M
NVIDIA Quadro FX 1500M► remove
NVIDIA Quadro FX 1500M is the version of 7900 GS video card for notebooks, which is optimized for CAD and professional 3D-applications. Technically, it has the same or similar chip (G71 architecture), but with other Bios and support for professional drivers.
The gaming performance is clearly worse than the 7900 GS (because of the application optimizing). Nonetheless, the most modded drivers can be used, so the Quadro FX 1500M is more a 7900 GS (for the operating system).
NVIDIA Quadro FX 1700M► remove
The Nvidia Quadro FX 1700M is a professional graphics adapter for CAD and 3D applications. It is based on the G96 core (GeForce 9650M e.g.) but with different drivers, that are optimized for OpenGL and professional applications. The drivers are zertified to work flawlessly with different applications.
Compared to the Quadro FX 1600M, the FX 1700M GPU supports Powermizer 8.0.
|NVIDIA Quadro FX 1500M||NVIDIA Quadro FX 1700M|
|Quadro FX Series|
|Cores||20 / 7||32 - unified|
|Core||375 MHz||625 MHz|
|Memory||500 MHz||800 MHz|
|Bus||256 Bit||128 Bit|
|Max. Memory||512 MB||256 MB|
|DirectX||DirectX 9c, 3.0||DirectX 10, 4.0|
|Transistors||278 Million||289 Million|
|Technology||90 nm||65 nm|
|Features||90nm||OpenGL 2.1, PureVideo HD, Powermizer 8.0, possible interfaces: LVDS, DVI, VGA, HDTV, HDCP, HDMI|
|PCI-E, 90nm||CG shading language, 32 Bit floating point precision, 12 Bit subpixel precision, 128 Bit precision of the graphics pipeline, FSAA with rotated raster, nView Mutlidisplay Support, High-Precision-Dynamic-Range (HPDR), Hardware 3D Clipping on window recognision, full screen AA|