Intel Iris Graphics 540: specs and benchmarks

Intel Iris Graphics 540

Summary

This is Intel Gen. 9 (Skylake) architecture notebook card based on 14 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at gamers.

It provides poor gaming and benchmark performance at 7.92 percent of a leader's which is AMD Radeon R9 390 X2.

General info

Of Iris Graphics 540's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
Intel Gen. 9 (Skylake)
 
Code name
Skylake GT3e
 
Type
Laptop
 
Release date
n/d
 

Technical specs

Iris Graphics 540's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of Iris Graphics 540's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
48
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Core clock speed
300 MHz
 
Boost Clock
1050 MHz
 
Manufacturing process technology
14 nm
 
of 12

Memory specs

Parameters of memory installed on Iris Graphics 540: 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
eDRAM
 
Maximum RAM amount
0.1 GB
 
of 32
Memory bus width
eDRAM + 64/128 Bit
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Shared memory
+
 

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by Iris Graphics 540. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
Quick Sync
+
 

API support

APIs supported by Iris Graphics 540, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12 (FL 12_1)
 

Video card benchmarks performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Iris Graphics 540. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
7.64
 
 
3DMark Ice Storm GPU
126078.00
 
 
3DMark Cloud Gate GPU
11327.00
 
 
3DMark Fire Strike Score
1354.00
 
 
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
1448.00
 
 
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
2211.50
 
 
3DMark Vantage Performance
8828.00
 
 
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics Score
1180
 
 

Game benchmarks (in FPS)

Let's see how good Iris Graphics 540 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
96.13
At recommended settings
86.77
New games support
41
Games benchmarked by notebookcheck.net
Battlefield 1 (BF1) (2016)
low / 720p
43.40
 
medium / 768p
25.30
 
high / 1080p
12.60
 
Deus Ex Mankind Divided (2016)
low / 720p
18.60
 
Dishonored 2 (2016)
low / 720p
17.30
 
Doom (2016)
low / 720p
31.50
 
Far Cry Primal (2016)
low / 720p
22.00
 
medium / 1080p
11.00
 
high / 1080p
8.00
 
Overwatch (2016)
low / 720p
63.10
 
medium / 768p
43.80
 
high / 1080p
20.10
 
Rise of the Tomb Raider (2016)
low / 768p
23.70
 
medium / 768p
15.30
 
The Division (2016)
low / 720p
24.80
 
medium / 768p
12.90
 
Titanfall 2 (2016)
low / 720p
55.30
 
medium / 768p
38.60
 
high / 1080p
14.30
 
XCOM 2 (2016)
low / 720p
22.80
 
medium / 1080p
7.80
 
Dota 2 (2015)
low / 720p
72.40
 
medium / 768p
57.70
 
high / 1080p
34.35
 
ultra / 1080p
34.60
 
Fallout 4 (2015)
low / 720p
23.20
 
Just Cause 3 (2015)
low / 768p
35.90
 
medium / 768p
28.60
 
high / 1080p
15.50
 
ultra / 1080p
14.20
 
Rainbow Six Siege (2015)
low / 768p
41.70
 
medium / 768p
25.80
 
high / 1080p
15.15
 
ultra / 1080p
12.30
 
The Witcher 3 (2015)
low / 768p
18.75
 
medium / 768p
12.00
 
Sims 4 (2014)
ultra / 1080p
32.20
 
Battlefield 4 (2013)
low / 768p
47.40
 
medium / 768p
31.75
 
high / 768p
21.35
 
ultra / 1080p
10.40
 
Crysis 3 (2013)
low / 768p
45.65
 
medium / 768p
29.90
 
high / 768p
19.80
 
ultra / 1080p
6.60
 
Tomb Raider (2013)
low / 768p
111.00
 
medium / 768p
59.60
 
high / 768p
39.85
 
ultra / 1080p
20.60
 
Diablo III (2012)
ultra / 1080p
57.00
 
World of Warcraft (2005)
high / 1024p
55.00
 
ultra / 1080p
24.00
 

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