Intel HD Graphics 4000 vs AMD Radeon E9260 MXM
Comparison of graphics card architecture, market segment, release date and other general parameters.
Place in performance rating
Value for money (0-100)
Gen. 7 Ivy Bridge
GPU code name
23 March 2011
27 September 2016
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
Manufacturing process technology
Power consumption (TDP)
Texture fill rate
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
Supplementary power connectors
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.
Maximum RAM amount
Memory bus width
Memory clock speed
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.
Supported technological solutions. This information will prove useful if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
APIs supported by HD Graphics 4000 and Radeon E9260 MXM, sometimes including their particular versions.
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.
Should you still have questions on choice between HD Graphics 4000 and Radeon E9260 MXM, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.