NVIDIA Quadro FX 370M vs NVIDIA Quadro FX 350M vs NVIDIA Quadro FX 360M
NVIDIA Quadro FX 370M► remove from comparison
The NVIDIA Quadro FX 370M is an entry level graphics card for mobile workstations (laptops). It is based on the same core as the Quadro NVS 160M and the GeForce 9200M / 9300M GS. The drivers are optimized for OpenGL applications and professional 3D applications like CAD, DCC, and visualization applications. Furthermore, the drivers are certified to work with the most popular apps without problems.
The gaming performance is a bit below the similar 9200M / 9300M chip because of the professional drivers and therefore the GPU is only capable of displaying low end games fluently. Modern intensive 3D games wont run fluently or only with very low detail settings.
As the 9300M series, the Quadro FX 370M supports PureVideo HD to decode (HD) videos in the GPU.
The performance of the chip also depends on the used graphics memory. Either fast GDDR3 memory (clocked at 700 MHz) or slow GDDR2 (with 400MHz) can be used by the laptop manufacturer.
In the Dell Precision M2400, only GDDR2 graphics memory is used, leading to a slow performance (e.g. Doom3 - ultra 40fps). According to Dell the graphics card needs 20 Watt.
NVIDIA Quadro FX 350M► remove from comparison
The NVIDIA Quadro FX 350M is a professional workstation graphics card based on the old entry level NVIDIA GeForce Go 7300. Due to certified drivers, the FX 350M is suited for CAD and DCC applications. Still the 3D performance is not very good (even at the time of launch), therefore the card is better suited for 2D CAD applications.
NVIDIA Quadro FX 360M► remove from comparison
For CAD and professional applications certified GPU based on the 8400M GS. The higher power consumption of 17 Watt versus 11 Watt of the 8400M GS indicates a higher performance.
|NVIDIA Quadro FX 370M||NVIDIA Quadro FX 350M||NVIDIA Quadro FX 360M|
|Quadro FX Series|
|Pipelines||8 - unified||4 / 3 Pixel- / Vertexshader||16 - unified|
|Core Speed||580 MHz||450 MHz||400 MHz|
|Shader Speed||1450 MHz||800 MHz|
|Memory Speed||700 MHz||350 MHz||600 MHz|
|Memory Bus Width||64 Bit||64 Bit||64 Bit|
|Memory Type||GDDR2, GDDR3||DDR-3||GDDR3|
|Max. Amount of Memory||256 MB||64 MB||256 MB|
|API||DirectX 10, Shader 4.0||DirectX 9c, Shader 3.0||DirectX 10, Shader 4.0|
|Power Consumption||20 Watt||15 Watt||17 Watt|
|technology||65 nm||90 nm||80 nm|
|Date of Announcement||15.08.2008||31.03.2006||09.05.2007|
|Information||OpenGL 2.1, max. 1920x1200 (digital) bzw 2048x1536 (analog), max. 2 unabhängige Displays, PCI-Express x16, optionale Interfaces (des Chips): DP, VGA, DVI, LVDS, HDMI||90nm, 112 Mio Transistoren, PCI-E|
|Link to Manufacturer Page||http://www.nvidia.com/object/product_qua...||http://www.nvidia.de/page/quadrofx_go.html||http://www.nvidia.de/page/geforce_8400M....|
|Transistors||112 Million||210 Million|
|Features||PureVideo, UltraShadow II, Intellisample 4.0, CineFX 4.0, PowerMizer 6.0, High Dynamic-Range (HDR) Lighning||PowerMizer 7.0, HDR, designed for Vista, 128 Bit HDR, OpenGl 2.1|