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NVIDIA Quadro 400

GT216
Graphics Processor
48
Cores
16
TMUs
8
ROPs
512 MB
Memory Size
DDR3
Memory Type
64 bit
Bus Width
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The Quadro 400 was a mid-range professional graphics card by NVIDIA, launched in April 2011. Built on the 40 nm process, and based on the GT216 graphics processor, in its GT216 GL variant, the card supports DirectX 10.1. The GT216 graphics processor is a relatively small chip with a die area of only 100 mm² and 486 million transistors. It features 48 shading units, 16 texture mapping units and 8 ROPs. NVIDIA has placed 512 MB DDR3 memory on the card, which are connected using a 64-bit memory interface. The GPU is operating at a frequency of 450 MHz, memory is running at 770 MHz.
We recommend the NVIDIA Quadro 400 for gaming with highest details at resolutions up to, and including, 800x600.
Being a single-slot card, the NVIDIA Quadro 400 does not require any additional power connector, its power draw is rated at 32 W maximum. Display outputs include: 1x DVI, 1x DisplayPort. Quadro 400 is connected to the rest of the system using a PCIe 2.0 x16 interface. The card measures 163 mm in length, and features a single-slot cooling solution. Its price at launch was 169 US Dollars.

Graphics Processor

GPU Name: GT216
GPU Variant: GT216 GL
Architecture: Tesla 2.0
Process Size: 40 nm
Transistors: 486 million
Die Size: 100 mm²

Graphics Card

Released: Apr 5th, 2011
Production Status: End-of-life
Launch Price: 169 USD
Bus Interface: PCIe 2.0 x16

Relative Performance

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Based on TPU review data: "Performance Summary" at 1920x1080
Quadro 400 performance estimated based on architecture, shader count and clocks.

Clock Speeds

GPU Clock: 450 MHz
Shader Clock: 1125 MHz
Memory Clock: 770 MHz
1540 MHz effective

Memory

Memory Size: 512 MB
Memory Type: DDR3
Memory Bus: 64 bit
Bandwidth: 12.32 GB/s

Render Config

Shading Units: 48
TMUs: 16
ROPs: 8
SM Count: 2
Pixel Rate: 3.600 GPixel/s
Texture Rate: 7.200 GTexel/s
Floating-point performance: 108.0 GFLOPS

Board Design

Slot Width: Single-slot
Length: 6.4 inches
163 mm
TDP: 32 W
Outputs: 1x DVI
1x DisplayPort
Power Connectors: None
Board Number: P1052

Graphics Features

DirectX: 10.1
OpenGL: 3.3
OpenCL: 1.1
CUDA: 1.2
Shader Model: 4.1

Reviews

Our review database contains 25 reviews of the Quadro 400.