Intel HD Graphics 615: specs and benchmarks

Intel HD Graphics 615

Summary

Intel started HD Graphics 615 sales 30 August 2016. This is Intel Gen. 9 (Kaby Lake) architecture notebook card based on 14 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at office use.

Compatibility-wise, this is card attached via PCIe 3.0 x1 interface. Power consumption is at 5 Watt.

It provides poor gaming and benchmark performance at 4.63 percent of a leader's which is AMD Radeon R9 390 X2.

General info

Of HD Graphics 615's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
Intel Gen. 9 (Kaby Lake)
 
Code name
Kaby Lake GT2
 
Type
Laptop
 
Release date
30 August 2016
 

Technical specs

HD Graphics 615'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 615'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
1050 MHz
 
Transistor count
189 million
 
of 21100
Manufacturing process technology
14 nm
 
of 12
Power consumption (TDP)
5 Watt
 
of 900 (Tesla S2050)
Texture fill rate
25.20
 
of 512 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Floating-point performance
403.2 gflops
 
of 16384 (Radeon Pro Duo)

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on HD Graphics 615'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 3.0 x1
 

Memory specs

Parameters of memory installed on HD Graphics 615: 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
DDR3L/LPDDR3
 
Maximum RAM amount
16 GB
 
of 32
Memory bus width
64/128 Bit
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Shared memory
+
 

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by HD Graphics 615. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
Quick Sync
+
 

API support

APIs supported by HD Graphics 615, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12 (FL 12_1)
 

Video card benchmarks performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of HD Graphics 615. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
4.39
 
 
3DMark Ice Storm GPU
71510.50
 
 
3DMark Cloud Gate GPU
6360.00
 
 
3DMark Fire Strike Score
762.00
 
 
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
853.00
 
 
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
1230.50
 
 
3DMark Vantage Performance
4102.00
 
 
Passmark
721.00
 
 

Game benchmarks (in FPS)

Let's see how good HD Graphics 615 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
0.06
 
 
Games can run, %
At minimum settings
94.19
At recommended settings
85.16
New games support
40
Games benchmarked by notebookcheck.net
Far Cry 5 (2018)
low / 720p
9.00
 
Fortnite (2018)
low / 720p
35.30
 
Kingdom Come: Deliverance (2018)
low / 720p
8.30
 
Assassin´s Creed Origins (2017)
low / 720p
7.00
 
Destiny 2 (2017)
low / 720p
11.20
 
Ghost Recon Wildlands (2017)
low / 720p
9.80
 
medium / 1080p
4.00
 
Resident Evil 7 (2017)
low / 720p
22.20
 
medium / 1080p
9.50
 
Star Wars Battlefront 2 (2017)
low / 720p
14.60
 
Battlefield 1 (BF1) (2016)
low / 720p
13.00
 
medium / 768p
9.10
 
Civilization VI (2016)
low / 768p
20.60
 
medium / 768p
9.20
 
Deus Ex Mankind Divided (2016)
low / 720p
9.10
 
Doom (2016)
low / 720p
12.90
 
medium / 768p
10.10
 
Far Cry Primal (2016)
low / 720p
12.00
 
medium / 1080p
5.00
 
Overwatch (2016)
low / 720p
28.20
 
medium / 768p
21.90
 
Rise of the Tomb Raider (2016)
low / 768p
13.00
 
medium / 768p
9.10
 
The Division (2016)
low / 720p
15.10
 
Titanfall 2 (2016)
low / 720p
19.90
 
medium / 768p
15.90
 
Dota 2 (2015)
low / 720p
57.40
 
medium / 768p
31.85
 
high / 1080p
15.70
 
ultra / 1080p
14.10
 
Fallout 4 (2015)
low / 720p
10.10
 
GTA V (2015)
low / 768p
19.90
 
medium / 768p
16.70
 
Rainbow Six Siege (2015)
low / 768p
24.60
 
medium / 768p
16.20
 
The Witcher 3 (2015)
low / 768p
11.90
 
Sims 4 (2014)
low / 768p
147.30
 
medium / 768p
90.00
 
high / 1080p
41.50
 
ultra / 1080p
28.40
 
Battlefield 4 (2013)
low / 768p
30.30
 
medium / 768p
19.05
 
high / 768p
17.95
 
Crysis 3 (2013)
low / 768p
21.00
 
medium / 768p
12.70
 
Tomb Raider (2013)
low / 768p
51.80
 
medium / 768p
23.60
 
high / 768p
16.00
 
Counter-Strike: GO (2012)
low / 768p
99.90
 
medium / 768p
57.30
 
high / 768p
39.50
 
ultra / 1080p
21.90
 
Diablo III (2012)
low / 768p
55.80
 
medium / 768p
36.30
 
high / 768p
30.10
 
ultra / 1080p
17.80
 
World of Warcraft (2005)
low / 600p
88.90
 
medium / 768p
83.20
 
high / 1024p
60.90
 
ultra / 1080p
7.90
 

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