Intel HD Graphics 5500: specs and benchmarks

Intel HD Graphics 5500

Summary

This is Broadwell architecture notebook card based on 14 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at office use.

It provides poor gaming and benchmark performance at 3.41 percent of a leader's which is AMD Radeon R9 390 X2.

General info

Of HD Graphics 5500's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
Broadwell
 
Code name
Broadwell GT2
 
Type
Laptop
 
Release date
n/d
 

Technical specs

HD Graphics 5500'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 5500's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
24
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Core clock speed
300 MHz
 
Boost Clock
950 MHz
 
Transistor count
1300 Million
 
of 21100
Manufacturing process technology
14 nm
 
of 12

Memory specs

Parameters of memory installed on HD Graphics 5500: 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 bus width
64/128 Bit
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Shared memory
+
 

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by HD Graphics 5500. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
Quick Sync
+
 

API support

APIs supported by HD Graphics 5500, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12 (FL 11_1)
 

Video card benchmarks performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of HD Graphics 5500. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
3.33
 
 
3DMark Ice Storm GPU
58776.00
 
 
3DMark Cloud Gate GPU
5544.00
 
 
3DMark Fire Strike Score
634.50
 
 
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
663.00
 
 
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
979.00
 
 
3DMark Vantage Performance
4798.00
 
 
Unigine Heaven 3.0
9.30
 
 
Passmark
581.00
 
 
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics Score
590
 
 

Game benchmarks (in FPS)

Let's see how good HD Graphics 5500 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
0.09
 
 
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
11.00
 
Fortnite (2018)
low / 720p
72.60
 
Kingdom Come: Deliverance (2018)
low / 720p
12.10
 
Ark Survival Evolved (2017)
low / 720p
10.90
 
Assassin´s Creed Origins (2017)
low / 720p
6.00
 
Ghost Recon Wildlands (2017)
low / 720p
11.20
 
Resident Evil 7 (2017)
low / 720p
25.00
 
Battlefield 1 (BF1) (2016)
low / 720p
20.70
 
medium / 768p
13.30
 
Doom (2016)
low / 720p
9.20
 
medium / 768p
14.70
 
Overwatch (2016)
low / 720p
31.60
 
Rise of the Tomb Raider (2016)
low / 768p
11.40
 
medium / 768p
7.30
 
Titanfall 2 (2016)
low / 720p
30.80
 
medium / 768p
21.60
 
Dota 2 (2015)
low / 720p
74.00
 
medium / 768p
37.60
 
high / 1080p
15.70
 
ultra / 1080p
13.90
 
Fallout 4 (2015)
low / 720p
16.40
 
medium / 768p
9.70
 
GTA V (2015)
low / 768p
23.10
 
medium / 768p
19.10
 
high / 1080p
5.50
 
ultra / 1080p
2.80
 
Just Cause 3 (2015)
low / 768p
16.30
 
medium / 768p
14.40
 
Rainbow Six Siege (2015)
low / 768p
25.80
 
medium / 768p
15.35
 
high / 1080p
9.90
 
ultra / 1080p
7.80
 
The Witcher 3 (2015)
low / 768p
12.50
 
medium / 768p
8.60
 
high / 1080p
3.90
 
ultra / 1080p
1.90
 
Far Cry 4 (2014)
low / 768p
14.35
 
medium / 768p
10.55
 
high / 1080p
6.20
 
ultra / 1080p
2.10
 
Sims 4 (2014)
low / 768p
150.80
 
medium / 768p
36.50
 
high / 1080p
17.45
 
ultra / 1080p
10.20
 
Battlefield 4 (2013)
low / 768p
24.20
 
medium / 768p
15.20
 
high / 768p
10.30
 
ultra / 1080p
4.00
 
Crysis 3 (2013)
low / 768p
16.05
 
medium / 768p
10.35
 
high / 768p
7.30
 
ultra / 1080p
2.35
 
Tomb Raider (2013)
low / 768p
45.15
 
medium / 768p
23.05
 
high / 768p
15.10
 
ultra / 1080p
8.45
 
X-Plane 10.25 (2013)
low / 768p
33.50
 
medium / 768p
13.40
 
high / 768p
5.90
 
Counter-Strike: GO (2012)
low / 768p
71.00
 
medium / 768p
51.30
 
high / 768p
36.20
 
ultra / 1080p
19.70
 
Diablo III (2012)
low / 768p
53.40
 
medium / 768p
35.20
 
high / 768p
28.20
 
ultra / 1080p
17.10
 
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (2011)
low / 720p
28.35
 
medium / 768p
14.40
 
high / 768p
8.50
 
ultra / 1080p
4.40
 

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