Intel HD Graphics 4600 Desktop
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Release Period- Jun-2013
Intel HD Graphics 4600 Desktop Review

Intel HD Graphics 4600 Desktop is the successor to Intel HD 4000 Desktop that's featured in the Haswell based desktop CPUs.
It features 20 Execution Units (80 Shader Processing Units) and its central-unit speed will range between 400MHz and 1250MHz (Turbo Boost) and that the fastest memory supported is DDR3-1600 meaning its memory-clock will operate at 800MHz, at the most.
Benchmarks indicate its performance is up to 25% better than previous Intel HD 4000. However, only Iris Graphics offer performance good enough to play all modern demanding games, some even with extremely fluent frame rates.


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Intel HD Graphics 4600 Desktop Performance Specification
Core Speed
Architecture
Memory
Maximum
Shared Memory
Memory Speed
Memory Bus
Memory Type
Memory Bandwidth
L2 Cache
Technology
TMUs
Texture Rate
ROPs
Pixel Rate
Shader
Processing Units
Actual Shader
Performance
Direct X
Shader
Open GL
Resolution (WxH)
Max Power
PSU
Power Connector
GPU Details
400 MHz
Haswell
800 MHz
128 Bit
DDR3
25.6GB/sec
0KB
22nm
4
2 GTexel/s
2
1 GPixel/s
80
32
DX 11.1
5.0
4.2
2560x1600
None
None

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itachixmaster
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05:52 Jan-28-2015
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i have this and can run alot games from this new gen on low/medium settings but if you can get something better, go a head :) im poor so ill keep xD

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21:30 Jul-18-2014
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FYI I run CS:GO at low settings with average 80 FPS with this chip. I was forced to RMA my GPU :(

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18:30 Aug-06-2014
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Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
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Highest (MSAA, Blur and V-Sync off) @1080P
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10:10 Jul-29-2013
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I guess then there's no reason to upgrade to a haswell then.. only 28% better than a HD4000 Mobile.. wow..

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14:38 Sep-05-2013
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Intel HD Graphics 4000 isn't as powerful as you think ;) trust me :D

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17:19 May-06-2014
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how much have you paid for your gpu??

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17:13 May-30-2014
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i dont know how much he paid for it but what currency do you want the cost in?

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17:57 Jun-17-2013
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daaammnnn it disappointed me

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10:15 Jun-17-2013
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This graphics card is now correctly ranked.

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19:12 Jun-20-2013
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sorry but i dont think its only 19% better than mine

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18:36 May-17-2015
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this on board graphics chip usually comes with newer I5's and some I7's and can easily out preform I3 on boards.

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12:15 Jun-12-2013
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what my new core i3 new gpu integrated is 186% worse oh my god

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14:04 May-25-2013
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wow the Gfx i thought to buy next is 51% worse than that……

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02:36 May-11-2013
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any info on the max shared mem?

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19:04 Feb-07-2015
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Isnt it 1.7gb?

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18:37 May-17-2015
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Before i got my 960 i managed to get 3gb's of ram by using some clever trick's in my bios

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23:00 Dec-25-2012
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I thought this was supposed to be the big bang intel gpu that would blow AMD's apus out of the water…? And now it's just a rename?

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08:32 Mar-12-2013
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Same think to me -_- is 3% worst then me

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18:39 May-17-2015
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I find it is in some cases better then apu's but amd friendly games will use apu's to the full extent

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