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NVIDIA Quadro FX 380 LP

GT218
Graphics Processor
16
Cores
8
TMUs
4
ROPs
512 MB
Memory Size
GDDR3
Memory Type
64 bit
Bus Width
NVIDIA Quadro FX 380 LP Photo
The Quadro FX 380 LP was a mid-range professional graphics card by NVIDIA, launched in December 2009. Built on the 40 nm process, and based on the GT218 graphics processor, in its GT218 GL variant, the card supports DirectX 10.1. The GT218 graphics processor is a relatively small chip with a die area of only 57 mm² and 260 million transistors. It features 16 shading units, 8 texture mapping units and 4 ROPs. NVIDIA has placed 512 MB GDDR3 memory on the card, which are connected using a 64-bit memory interface. The GPU is operating at a frequency of 550 MHz, memory is running at 800 MHz.
Being a single-slot card, the NVIDIA Quadro FX 380 LP does not require any additional power connector, its power draw is rated at 28 W maximum. Display outputs include: 1x DVI, 1x DisplayPort. Quadro FX 380 LP is connected to the rest of the system using a PCI-Express 2.0 x16 interface. The card measures 168 mm in length, and features a single-slot cooling solution. Its price at launch was 169 US Dollars.

Graphics Processor

GPU Name
GT218
GPU Variant
GT218 GL
Architecture
Tesla 2.0
Foundry
TSMC
Process Size
40 nm
Transistors
260 million
Die Size
57 mm²

Graphics Card

Release Date
Dec 1st, 2009
Generation
Quadro FX
(x800)
Production
End-of-life
Launch Price
169 USD
Bus Interface
PCIe 2.0 x16

Relative Performance

89%
100%
Quadro FX 380 LP
115%
141%
181%
213%
224%
278%
362%
367%
399%
421%
430%
493%
524%
562%
581%
605%
624%
666%
702%
718%
739%
765%
873%
880%
896%
907%
909%
919%
927%
980%
1031%
1048%
1087%
1095%
1106%
1116%
1120%
1122%
1144%
1199%
1222%
1311%
1335%
1335%
1391%
1394%
1445%
1542%
1590%
1598%
1628%
1636%
1693%
1713%
1725%
1755%
1837%
1873%
1903%
1904%
1910%
1916%
2068%
2087%
2137%
2163%
2173%
2190%
2195%
2234%
2239%
2301%
2477%
2541%
2607%
2622%
2648%
2676%
2738%
2809%
2875%
2943%
2985%
2987%
3309%
3641%
3692%
3939%
3960%
4013%
4066%
4101%
4120%
4179%
4198%
4218%
4253%
4482%
4575%
4634%
4634%
5097%
5185%
5273%
5668%
6225%
6444%
6942%
6942%
7323%
8172%
8568%
8788%
9578%
10897%
Based on TPU review data: "Performance Summary" at 1920x1080
Performance estimated based on architecture, shader count and clocks.

Clock Speeds

GPU Clock
550 MHz
Shader Clock
1375 MHz
Memory Clock
800 MHz
1600 MHz effective

Memory

Memory Size
512 MB
Memory Type
GDDR3
Memory Bus
64 bit
Bandwidth
12.80 GB/s

Render Config

Shading Units
16
TMUs
8
ROPs
4
SM Count
2

Theoretical Performance

Pixel Rate
2.200 GPixel/s
Texture Rate
4.400 GTexel/s
FP32 (float) performance
44.00 GFLOPS

Board Design

Slot Width
Single-slot
Length
6.6 inches
168 mm
TDP
28 W
Outputs
1x DVI
1x DisplayPort
Power Connectors
None
Board Number
P690

Graphics Features

DirectX
10.1
OpenGL
3.3
OpenCL
1.1
Vulkan
N/A
CUDA
1.2
Shader Model
4.1

GT218 GPU Notes

PureVideo HD: VP4
VDPAU: Feature Set C