Intel HD Graphics 3000: specs and benchmarks

Intel HD Graphics 3000


Intel started HD Graphics 3000 sales 1 February 2011. This is Generation 6.0 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 1.17 percent of a leader's which is NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Ti.

General info

Of HD Graphics 3000's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
Generation 6.0
Code name
Sandy Bridge GT2
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.
Core clock speed
350 MHz
Boost Clock
1150 MHz
Transistor count
995 million
Manufacturing process technology
32 nm
Texture fill rate
Floating-point performance
20.4 gflops

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.
PCIe 1.0 x16


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
Shared memory

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on HD Graphics 3000. As a rule, this section is relevant only for desktop reference video cards, since for notebook ones the availability of certain video outputs depends on the laptop model.
Display Connectors
No outputs

API support

APIs supported by HD Graphics 3000, sometimes including their particular versions.
11.1 (10_1)

Benchmark 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


3DMark Cloud Gate GPU


3DMark Vantage Performance




Game benchmarks

Let's see how good HD Graphics 3000 is for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS. Comparisons with system requirements are included, but remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

User rating

Here you can see the user rating of the video card, as well as rate it yourself.

Advices and comments

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