Intel HD Graphics 5600 vs HD Graphics 4400
Comparison of HD Graphics 5600 and HD Graphics 4400 architecture, market type and release date.
HD Graphics 5600 and HD Graphics 4400'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 5600 and HD Graphics 4400's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Core clock speed
Manufacturing process technology
Power consumption (TDP)
Texture fill rate
25.2 GTexel / s
23 GTexel / s
Compatibility, dimensions and requirements
Information on HD Graphics 5600 and HD Graphics 4400 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.
PCIe 2.0 x1
PCIe 1.0 x16
Parameters of memory installed on HD Graphics 5600 and HD Graphics 4400: 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
64 / 128 Bit
Video outputs and ports
Types and number of video connectors present on HD Graphics 5600 and HD Graphics 4400.
Technological solutions and APIs supported by HD Graphics 5600 and HD Graphics 4400. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
APIs supported by HD Graphics 5600 and HD Graphics 4400, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX 12 (FL 11_1)
DirectX 11.1, Shader 5.0
Non-gaming benchmarks performance of HD Graphics 5600 and HD Graphics 4400. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
HD Graphics 5600 0.41
HD Graphics 4400 0.41
3DMark Cloud Gate GPU
HD Graphics 5600 7757 +56.6%
HD Graphics 4400 4953
3DMark Fire Strike Score
HD Graphics 5600 944 +79.8%
HD Graphics 4400 525
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
HD Graphics 5600 991 +74.2%
HD Graphics 4400 569
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
HD Graphics 5600 1431 +94.4%
HD Graphics 4400 736
Let's see how good HD Graphics 5600 and HD Graphics 4400 are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.
Advantages of Intel HD Graphics 5600
Much newer (2 June 2015 vs 5 June 2013)
More pipelines (24 vs 20)
Finer manufacturing process technology (14 vs 22 nm)
Less power hungry (15 vs 20 watts)
Advantages of Intel HD Graphics 4400
We are unaware of any advantages of Intel HD Graphics 4400 over Intel HD Graphics 5600.
So, HD Graphics 5600 or HD Graphics 4400?
Technical City couldn't decide between Intel HD Graphics 5600 and Intel HD Graphics 4400. The differences in performance seem too small.
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