Intel HD Graphics 4600: specs and benchmarks

Intel HD Graphics 4600

Summary

Intel started HD Graphics 4600 sales 27 May 2013. This is Generation 7.5 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 20 Watt.

It provides poor gaming and benchmark performance at 3.27 percent of a leader's which is NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Ti.

General info

Of HD Graphics 4600's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
Generation 7.5
 
Code name
Haswell GT2
 
Type
Laptop
 
Release date
27 May 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
160
 
Core clock speed
200 MHz
 
Boost Clock
1350 MHz
 
Transistor count
392 million
 
Manufacturing process technology
22 nm
 
Power consumption (TDP)
20 Watt
 
of 900 (Tesla S2050)
Texture fill rate
27.00
 
Floating-point performance
50 gflops
 

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

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
 
Shared memory
+
 

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on HD Graphics 4600. 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
 

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
12 (11_1)
 
OpenGL
4.3
 

Benchmark 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

42243

3DMark Cloud Gate GPU

5613

3DMark Fire Strike Score

593

3DMark Fire Strike Graphics

636

3DMark 11 Performance GPU

911

3DMark Vantage Performance

5203

Unigine Heaven 3.0

14

Passmark

710

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good HD Graphics 4600 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.

Relative perfomance

Overall HD Graphics 4600 performance compared to its nearest competitors.

User rating

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