Intel Iris Graphics 550 vs Intel Iris Pro Graphics P6300

Comparative analysis of Intel Iris Graphics 550 and Intel Iris Pro Graphics P6300 videocards for all known characteristics in the following categories: Essentials, Technical info, Video outputs and ports, Compatibility, dimensions and requirements, API support, Memory, Technologies. Benchmark videocards performance analysis: PassMark - G3D Mark, PassMark - G2D Mark, Geekbench - OpenCL, GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps), GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps), GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps).

 

Differences

Reasons to consider the Intel Iris Graphics 550

  • Videocard is newer: launch date 0 year(s) 11 month(s) later
  • Around 10% higher boost clock speed: 1100 MHz vs 1000 MHz
  • Around 5% better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames): 2675 vs 2536
  • Around 5% better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps): 2675 vs 2536
  • Around 31% better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames): 3157 vs 2418
  • Around 31% better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps): 3157 vs 2418
Specifications (specs)
Launch date 1 September 2015 vs 5 September 2014
Boost clock speed 1100 MHz vs 1000 MHz
Benchmarks
PassMark - G3D Mark 1296 vs 1292
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames) 2675 vs 2536
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps) 2675 vs 2536
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames) 3157 vs 2418
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps) 3157 vs 2418

Reasons to consider the Intel Iris Pro Graphics P6300

  • 2.7x more core clock speed: 800 MHz vs 300 MHz
  • Around 47% better performance in PassMark - G2D Mark: 489 vs 332
  • Around 23% better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames): 1586 vs 1288
  • Around 23% better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps): 1586 vs 1288
Specifications (specs)
Core clock speed 800 MHz vs 300 MHz
Benchmarks
PassMark - G2D Mark 489 vs 332
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames) 1586 vs 1288
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps) 1586 vs 1288

Compare benchmarks

GPU 1: Intel Iris Graphics 550
GPU 2: Intel Iris Pro Graphics P6300

PassMark - G3D Mark
GPU 1
GPU 2
1296
1292
PassMark - G2D Mark
GPU 1
GPU 2
332
489
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames)
GPU 1
GPU 2
2675
2536
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps)
GPU 1
GPU 2
2675
2536
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames)
GPU 1
GPU 2
1288
1586
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps)
GPU 1
GPU 2
1288
1586
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames)
GPU 1
GPU 2
3157
2418
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps)
GPU 1
GPU 2
3157
2418
Name Intel Iris Graphics 550 Intel Iris Pro Graphics P6300
PassMark - G3D Mark 1296 1292
PassMark - G2D Mark 332 489
Geekbench - OpenCL 7680
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames) 2675 2536
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps) 2675 2536
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames) 1288 1586
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps) 1288 1586
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames) 3157 2418
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps) 3157 2418

Compare specifications (specs)

Intel Iris Graphics 550 Intel Iris Pro Graphics P6300

Essentials

Architecture Generation 9.0 Generation 8.0
Code name Skylake GT3e Broadwell GT3e
Launch date 1 September 2015 5 September 2014
Place in performance rating 830 622
Type Laptop Desktop

Technical info

Boost clock speed 1100 MHz 1000 MHz
Core clock speed 300 MHz 800 MHz
Manufacturing process technology 14 nm 14 nm
Pipelines 48
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 15 Watt 15 Watt
Transistor count 189 million 189 million

Video outputs and ports

Display Connectors No outputs No outputs

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Interface PCIe 3.0 x1 IGP

API support

DirectX 12.0 (12_1) 12.0 (11_1)
OpenGL 4.6 4.6

Memory

Memory type eDRAM
Shared memory 1

Technologies

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