Intel HD Graphics 4600: specs and benchmarks

Intel HD Graphics 4600

Summary

Intel started HD Graphics 4600 sales 3 June 2013. This is Haswell architecture notebook card based on 22 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at office use.

Compatibility-wise, this is card attached via PCIe 1.0 x16 interface. Power consumption is at 45 Watt.

It provides poor gaming and benchmark performance at 3.38 percent of a leader's which is AMD Radeon R9 390 X2.

General info

Of HD Graphics 4600's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
Haswell
 
Code name
Haswell GT2
 
Type
Laptop
 
Release date
3 June 2013
 

Technical specs

HD Graphics 4600'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 4600's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
20
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Core clock speed
400 MHz
 
Boost Clock
1250 MHz
 
Transistor count
392 million
 
of 21100
Manufacturing process technology
22 nm
 
of 12
Power consumption (TDP)
45 Watt
 
of 900 (Tesla S2050)
Texture fill rate
5.000
 
of 512 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Floating-point performance
50 gflops
 
of 16384 (Radeon Pro Duo)

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on HD Graphics 4600'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 4600: 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
+
 

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by HD Graphics 4600. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
Quick Sync
+
 

API support

APIs supported by HD Graphics 4600, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
11.1
 

Video card benchmarks performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of HD Graphics 4600. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
3.27
 
 
3DMark Ice Storm GPU
42242.50
 
 
3DMark Cloud Gate GPU
5613.00
 
 
3DMark Fire Strike Score
592.50
 
 
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
635.50
 
 
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
910.50
 
 
3DMark Vantage Performance
5203.00
 
 
Unigine Heaven 3.0
14.35
 
 
Passmark
710.00
 
 

Game benchmarks (in FPS)

Let's see how good HD Graphics 4600 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
0.05
 
 
Games can run, %
At minimum settings
94.19
At recommended settings
85.16
New games support
39
Games benchmarked by notebookcheck.net
Far Cry 5 (2018)
low / 720p
9.00
 
Fortnite (2018)
low / 720p
39.60
 
medium / 1080p
12.40
 
Kingdom Come: Deliverance (2018)
low / 720p
11.70
 
Ark Survival Evolved (2017)
low / 720p
9.60
 
Assassin´s Creed Origins (2017)
low / 720p
7.00
 
Destiny 2 (2017)
low / 720p
13.70
 
Ghost Recon Wildlands (2017)
low / 720p
10.35
 
Mass Effect Andromeda (2017)
low / 720p
5.80
 
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) (2017)
low / 720p
17.50
 
Resident Evil 7 (2017)
low / 720p
31.05
 
medium / 1080p
13.75
 
Battlefield 1 (BF1) (2016)
low / 720p
21.10
 
medium / 768p
13.40
 
high / 1080p
5.20
 
Civilization VI (2016)
low / 768p
27.55
 
medium / 768p
8.55
 
Deus Ex Mankind Divided (2016)
low / 720p
10.25
 
medium / 768p
7.60
 
Far Cry Primal (2016)
low / 720p
13.00
 
medium / 1080p
6.00
 
Overwatch (2016)
low / 720p
38.50
 
medium / 768p
24.10
 
Rise of the Tomb Raider (2016)
low / 768p
15.25
 
medium / 768p
9.30
 
The Division (2016)
low / 720p
12.40
 
medium / 768p
9.30
 
Titanfall 2 (2016)
low / 720p
27.95
 
medium / 768p
17.25
 
high / 1080p
6.60
 
Watch Dogs 2 (2016)
low / 720p
4.95
 
medium / 768p
4.15
 
XCOM 2 (2016)
low / 720p
14.05
 
medium / 1080p
5.10
 
Dota 2 (2015)
low / 720p
99.40
 
medium / 768p
62.10
 
high / 1080p
21.80
 
Fallout 4 (2015)
low / 720p
17.80
 
medium / 768p
10.90
 
high / 1080p
6.10
 
GTA V (2015)
low / 768p
26.35
 
medium / 768p
22.95
 
high / 1080p
5.00
 
ultra / 1080p
2.10
 
Just Cause 3 (2015)
low / 768p
17.75
 
medium / 768p
13.70
 
high / 1080p
6.80
 
Rainbow Six Siege (2015)
low / 768p
22.30
 
medium / 768p
13.30
 
high / 1080p
7.80
 
The Witcher 3 (2015)
low / 768p
11.90
 
medium / 768p
7.50
 
high / 1080p
3.80
 
Far Cry 4 (2014)
low / 768p
18.90
 
medium / 768p
13.15
 
high / 1080p
6.30
 
ultra / 1080p
5.30
 
Sims 4 (2014)
low / 768p
139.80
 
medium / 768p
32.50
 
high / 1080p
16.20
 
ultra / 1080p
10.95
 
Battlefield 4 (2013)
low / 768p
36.60
 
medium / 768p
24.80
 
high / 768p
15.30
 
ultra / 1080p
5.50
 
Crysis 3 (2013)
low / 768p
23.60
 
medium / 768p
19.30
 
high / 768p
13.50
 
ultra / 1080p
4.70
 
Tomb Raider (2013)
low / 768p
50.30
 
medium / 768p
23.35
 
high / 768p
12.90
 
ultra / 1080p
4.30
 
X-Plane 10.25 (2013)
low / 768p
43.35
 
medium / 768p
24.90
 
high / 768p
10.10
 
ultra / 1080p
9.40
 
Counter-Strike: GO (2012)
low / 768p
186.90
 
medium / 768p
99.20
 
high / 768p
52.25
 
ultra / 1080p
27.15
 
Diablo III (2012)
low / 768p
72.90
 
medium / 768p
46.00
 
high / 768p
38.80
 
ultra / 1080p
24.00
 
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (2011)
low / 720p
33.00
 
medium / 768p
15.50
 
high / 768p
10.72
 
ultra / 1080p
5.65
 
Crysis - CPU Benchmark (2007)
medium / 768p
46.40
 
high / 768p
24.60
 
Crysis - GPU Benchmark (2007)
medium / 768p
50.50
 
high / 768p
27.70
 
World of Warcraft (2005)
low / 600p
100.10
 
medium / 768p
62.80
 
high / 1024p
22.60
 
ultra / 1080p
10.00
 

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