Intel Iris Graphics 540 vs Intel GMA 3100

Description

This is a comprehensive analysis comparing the Intel Iris Graphics 540 on one side and Intel GMA 3100 on the other side.

The first video card was released on Sep 1st, 2015. This GPU is equipped with System Shared of System Shared memory, with a bandwidth of System Dependent. The architecture of this card: base clock of 300 MHz and a boost clock of 1000 MHz, TDP of this video card is 15 W.

The second video card was released on May 9th, 2007 and comes with System Shared of System Shared memory, with a bandwidth of System Dependent. This GPU also has a base clock of and a boost clock of , and it has a TDP of 13 W.

This table also comprises board specifications, pixel and texture filtration, launch price, and benchmarks such as G3DMark, PassMark G2D, 3DMark Firestrike, FPS, and Hashrate.

Key Differences

Advantages of Intel Iris Graphics 540:

  • Intel Iris Graphics 540 is newer: launch date is Sep 1st, 2015.

Advantages of Intel GMA 3100:

  • Consumes less energy: 13 W vs 15 W.

Technical specifications

Intel Iris Graphics 540 Intel GMA 3100
Graphics Processor
GPU Name: Intel Iris Graphics 540 Intel GMA 3100
GPU Variant: - Bearlake-G+ (G33)
Processor: Generation 9.0 Generation 4.0
Foundry: Intel Intel
Technology: 14 nm+ 90 nm
Transistors: unknown unknown
Die Size: unknown unknown
General information
Release Date: Sep 1st, 2015 May 9th, 2007
Availability: - -
Generation: HD Graphics-M (Skylake) GMA Graphics (GMA 3100 IGP)
Predecessor: - -
Successor: - -
Production: Active End-of-life
Launch Price: - -
Current Price: - -
Bus Interface: Ring Bus FSB
Reviews: 2 in our database 2 in our database
Clock Speeds
Base Clock Speed: 300 MHz -
Boost Clock Speed: 1000 MHz -
SOC clock: - -
UVD clock: - -
Memory Clock: System Shared System Shared
Memory specs
RAM: System Shared System Shared
Type of memory: System Shared System Shared
Memory Bus: System Shared System Shared
Memory Bandwidth: System Dependent System Dependent
Render Config
Shading Units: 384 -
TMUs: 48 4
ROPs: 6 4
Compute units: - -
Tensor Cores: - -
RT Cores: - -
L0 Cache: - -
L1 Cache: - -
L2 Cache: - -
L3 Cache: - -
Board specs
Slot Width: IGP IGP
Length: - -
Width: - -
Height: - -
TDP: 15 W 13 W
Suggested PSU: - -
Outputs: No outputs No outputs
Power Connectors: - -
Part Number: - -
Board Number: - -
Technology Support
DirectX: 12 (12_1) 9.0c
OpenGL: 4.6 2.0
OpenCL: 6252 -
Vulkan: 2018 -
CUDA: - -
Shader Model: - -

Theoretical Performance

Pixel Fillrate:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
6 GPixel/s
Intel GMA 3100
1.6 GPixel/s
Texture Fillrate:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
48 GTexel/s
Intel GMA 3100
1.6 GTexel/s
FP32 (float):
Intel Iris Graphics 540
768 GFLOPS
Intel GMA 3100
Unified Shaders:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
384
Intel GMA 3100
No data
Texture Mapping Units:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
48
Intel GMA 3100
4
Render Output Units:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
6
Intel GMA 3100
4
Pixel Shaders:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
No data
Intel GMA 3100
4
Vertex Shaders:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
No data
Intel GMA 3100
1

Benchmarks Performance Tests

Passmark (G3D):
Intel Iris Graphics 540
1252
Intel GMA 3100
No data
PassMark (G2D):
Intel Iris Graphics 540
323
Intel GMA 3100
No data
3DMark (Ice Storm):
Intel Iris Graphics 540
123587
Intel GMA 3100
No data
OpenCL:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
6252
Intel GMA 3100
No data
Vulkan:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
2018
Intel GMA 3100
No data
METAL:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
6079
Intel GMA 3100
No data

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