Intel HD Graphics 4000 vs AMD Radeon E9260 MXM

General info

Comparison of graphics card architecture, market segment, release date and other general parameters.
Place in performance rating
not rated
Value for money (0-100)
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Gen. 7 Ivy Bridge
GCN 4.0
GPU code name
Ivy Bridge
Market segment
Release date
23 March 2011
27 September 2016
Price now
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Technical specs

General performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider their benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines / CUDA cores
Core clock speed
350 MHz
1090 MHz
Boost Clock
1350 MHz
1200 MHz
Transistor count
1,200 million
3,000 million
Manufacturing process technology
22 nm
14 nm
Power consumption (TDP)
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50 Watt
Texture fill rate
Floating-point performance
33.6 gflops
2,150 gflops

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on HD Graphics 4000 and Radeon E9260 MXM compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. For desktop video cards it's interface and bus (motherboard compatibility), additional power connectors (power supply compatibility). 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
MXM-A (3.0)
Supplementary power connectors
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Parameters of memory installed: 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
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4 GB
Memory bus width
64/128 Bit
128 Bit
Memory clock speed
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7000 MHz
Memory bandwidth
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112.0 GB/s
Shared memory
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Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on HD Graphics 4000 and Radeon E9260 MXM. 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
No outputs


Supported technological solutions. This information will prove useful if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
Quick Sync
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API support

APIs supported by HD Graphics 4000 and Radeon E9260 MXM, sometimes including their particular versions.
11.1 (11_0)
12 (12_0)
Shader Model

Advantages of Intel HD Graphics 4000

We are unaware of any advantages of Intel HD Graphics 4000 over AMD Radeon E9260 MXM.

Advantages of AMD Radeon E9260 MXM

Much newer (27 September 2016 vs 23 March 2011)
Wider memory bus (128 vs 64 bit)
More pipelines (896 vs 16)
Finer manufacturing process technology (14 vs 22 nm)

So, HD Graphics 4000 or E9260 MXM?

Technical City couldn't decide between Intel HD Graphics 4000 and AMD Radeon E9260 MXM. We've got no test results to judge.
Be aware that HD Graphics 4000 is a notebook card while Radeon E9260 MXM is a desktop one.
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