NVIDIA to release Quadro M5000, M4000 graphics cards

NVIDIA to release Quadro M5000, M4000 graphics cards

In the past few months NVIDIA has been mostly busy in the desktop market segment, launching the GeForce GTX 900 series and later expanding it with more models. In fact very soon we will get one more such card under the GeForce GTX 950 brand name.

The company, however, is preparing two professional video cards as well. The novelties will be known as Quadro M5000 and Quadro M4000 and will be based on the GM204-200-A1 GPU, which belongs to the Maxwell 2.0 generation. The Quadro M5000 card will offer 2048 CUDA cores inside the GPU, which will run at 1050 MHz. The card will also have 8 GB of ECC GDDR5 memory at 6600 MHz (effective), a 256-bit memory bus and memory bandwidth that is 317.4 GB/sec. In the back users will find one DVI port and four DisplayPort connectors. In addition the card will need 150W of power under full load. The Quadro M5000 will soon power machines that require serious computational power in the field of visualization.

Quadro-M5000_s

The Quadro M4000 will be a bit slower as the brand name suggests. This card will have the same GPU with some disabled CUDA cores, which cuts them down to 1664 in total. The amount of memory remains the same as well as the memory speed and the memory bus so the M4000 will also enjoy 317.4 GB/sec of data. The GPU, however, runs at 800 MHz, which makes the M4000 slower than the M5000, but this version needs less power as well – just 120 watts. The M4000 is also a single-slot solution unlike the M5000 and has just four DisplayPort connectors.

Quadro-M4000_s

There’s no information on the pricing and the release dates but the new cards will likely be on the market soon.

Source: NVIDIA

Related posts

Canon PowerShot SD4000 IS Digital ELPH camera

Announced today,  the Canon PowerShot SD4000 IS Digital ELPH camera is the first of the Digital ELPH series to offer a high-sensitivity system, known as Canon's HS SYSTEM, with a CMOS sensor and bright f/2.0 lens, helping for better shooting in low-light conditions. Offering 10-megapixel...

Microsoft to release five versions of Windows 8

The US software giant has come up with important news in the past few days. For one thing the company confirmed “Windows 8” as the official name of the yet unreleased tablet and desktop oriented operating system with both 32-bit and 64-bit PC versions carrying the same Windows 8 designation...

Sony VPL-VW1000ES 4K home-theater projector

Sony VPL-VW1000ES 4K home-theater projector

Sony has introduced its first 4K home theater projector which the company claims is the world’s first home theatre front projector that is capable of displaying 4K images and has been specifically designed for the consumer market. Sony's new VPL-VW1000ES projector offers 4096x2160 resolution...

Leave a comment