Intel HD Graphics 3000: specs and benchmarks

Intel HD Graphics 3000

Summary

Intel started HD Graphics 3000 sales 1 February 2011. This is Sandy Bridge architecture notebook card based on 32 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at office use.

Compatibility-wise, this is card attached via PCIe 1.0 x16 interface.

It provides poor gaming and benchmark performance at 4.45 percent of a leader's which is AMD Radeon R9 390 X2.

General info

Of HD Graphics 3000's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
Sandy Bridge
 
Code name
Sandy Bridge GT2+
 
Type
Laptop
 
Release date
1 February 2011
 

Technical specs

HD Graphics 3000's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of HD Graphics 3000's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
96
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Core clock speed
850 MHz
 
Boost Clock
1350 MHz
 
Transistor count
995 million
 
of 21100
Manufacturing process technology
32 nm
 
of 12
Texture fill rate
16.20
 
of 512 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Floating-point performance
259.2 gflops
 
of 16384 (Radeon Pro Duo)

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on HD Graphics 3000's compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. For notebook video cards it's notebook size, connection slot and bus, if the video card is inserted into a slot instead of being soldered to the notebook motherboard.
Interface
PCIe 1.0 x16
 

Memory specs

Parameters of memory installed on HD Graphics 3000: its type, size, bus, clock and resulting bandwidth. Note that GPUs integrated into processors don't have dedicated memory and use a shared part of system RAM.
Memory type
System Shared
 
Maximum RAM amount
System Shared
 
of 32
Memory bus width
System Shared
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Memory clock speed
System Shared
 
of 11408 (TITAN Xp)
Shared memory
+
 

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on HD Graphics 3000.
Display Connectors
No outputs
 

API support

APIs supported by HD Graphics 3000, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
10.1
 

Video card benchmarks performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of HD Graphics 3000. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
4.37
 
 
3DMark Ice Storm GPU
57956.00
 
 
3DMark Cloud Gate GPU
2502.50
 
 
3DMark Vantage Performance
1568.00
 
 
Unigine Heaven 3.0
365.28
 
 

Game benchmarks (in FPS)

Let's see how good HD Graphics 3000 is for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS, while overall gaming performance is a number in 0-100 range, and the older the game, the less impact it has on the overall grade.
Overall gaming performance
0.01
 
 
Games can run, %
At minimum settings
94.19
At recommended settings
85.16
New games support
40
Games benchmarked by notebookcheck.net
Dota 2 (2015)
low / 720p
50.90
 
medium / 768p
19.40
 
GTA V (2015)
low / 768p
7.50
 
Tomb Raider (2013)
low / 768p
26.00
 
medium / 768p
13.70
 
high / 768p
9.90
 
X-Plane 10.25 (2013)
low / 768p
18.05
 
medium / 768p
9.65
 
high / 768p
4.85
 
ultra / 1080p
3.40
 
Counter-Strike: GO (2012)
low / 768p
60.60
 
medium / 768p
37.40
 
high / 768p
16.65
 
ultra / 1080p
10.60
 
Diablo III (2012)
low / 768p
31.30
 
medium / 768p
17.00
 
high / 768p
10.70
 
ultra / 1080p
11.65
 
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (2011)
low / 720p
18.70
 
medium / 768p
9.40
 
high / 768p
7.75
 
Just Cause 2 (2010)
ultra / 1080p
2.70
 
GTA IV - Grand Theft Auto (2008)
low / 600p
-1.00
 
Crysis - CPU Benchmark (2007)
low / 768p
35.10
 
medium / 768p
15.60
 
high / 768p
10.20
 
Crysis - GPU Benchmark (2007)
low / 768p
35.30
 
medium / 768p
17.70
 
high / 768p
11.60
 
ultra / 1080p
3.10
 
World of Warcraft (2005)
low / 600p
98.00
 
medium / 768p
47.50
 
high / 1024p
12.00
 
ultra / 1080p
6.00
 

Relative perfomance

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