NVIDIA Quadro FX 2500M vs NVIDIA Quadro FX 770M vs NVIDIA Quadro FX 3800M
NVIDIA Quadro FX 2500M► remove
This is a professional video card for notebooks from NVidia It is based on 7900GTX.
The application performance is very good due to special professional drivers (3D rendering, CAD), but the gaming performance is weaker. With modded drivers, it should work like a 7900 GTX.
NVIDIA Quadro FX 770M► remove
The Quadro FX 770M is a professional midrange graphics adapter for laptops / mobile workstations. The GPU is optimized for professional 2D and 3D applications like CAD, DCC, and visualization software. The FX770M solutions contains certified graphics drivers for the most popular applications.
The GPU chip of the Quadro FX770M is based on the GeForce 9600M GT consumer card for notebooks. Therefore, the Quadro has the same features (like the PureVideo HD video-processor) as the 9600M GT.
The performance of the card should be compareable to the 9600M GT. Still some games may run slower, as the drivers are optimized for applications and OpenGL. Especially the OpenGL performance is way better than with an 9600M GT. The Cinebench R10 OpenGL test shows up to twize the performance with a FX 770M compared to a GeForce 9600M GT.
As all cards of the GeForce 9000M series, the 770M support CUDA.
NVIDIA Quadro FX 3800M► remove
The NVIDIA Quadro FX 3800M is a mobile workstation graphics card for high end laptops. It is based on the Geforce GTX 280M core (G92 core) and features 128 CUDA cores (unified shaders).
Compared to the Quadro FX 3700M, the Quadro FX 3800M features a higher clock speed and is manufacturered in 55nm (compared to 65nm of the 3700M). In fact, the FX3800M is clocked even higher than the consumer GeForce GTX 280M and performs notably better as a result.
The Quadro FX series of cards are optimized for professional applications like CAD or DCC. Notably, OpenGL performance should be much improved compared to consumer GeForce cards of similar specifications.
At the time its announcement (December 2009), the FX 3800M was the fastest workstation graphics card for laptops.
|NVIDIA Quadro FX 2500M||NVIDIA Quadro FX 770M||NVIDIA Quadro FX 3800M|
|Quadro FX Series|
|24 / 8||32 -||128 -|
|Core||500 MHz||500 MHz||675 MHz|
|Memory||600 MHz||800 MHz||1000 MHz|
|Bus||256 Bit||128 Bit||256 Bit|
|Memory||GDDR3||GDDR2 / GDDR3||GDDR3|
|Max. Memory||512 MB||512 MB||1024 MB|
|DirectX||DirectX 9c, 3.0||DirectX 10, 4.0||DirectX 10, 4.0|
|Transistors||278 Million||314 Million||754 Million|
|Technology||90 nm||65 nm||55 nm|
|Features||90nm||OpenGL 2.1, PowerMizer 8.0, 12-Bit subpixel precision, 128 Bit graphics pipeline precision||OpenGL 2.1, CUDA, PowerMizer 8.0|
|Shader||1250 MHz||1688 MHz|