Intel improves the graphics integrated in their processors with each generation and the result is that many games are now playable with Intel HD Graphics. The important questions you might ask are "Which games can be played with my Intel HD Graphics" and "How well will they run on it?". If that is what you wonder, then you have come to the right place, because this article answers both of these questions by providing a table of many popular games and the graphics quality settings that each generation of Intel HD Graphics can handle for each of the games.
Thursday, October 9, 2014
Tuesday, July 1, 2014
Diablo 3 offers gamers 6 unique characters to choose from, but undoubtedly one of the most fun heroes to play with is the wizard. If this is your hero of choice, then this article is for you. I will show you several builds that will make your wizard shine and kill the hordes of hell with ease. The builds are both effective and fun to play.
Saturday, April 19, 2014
The games from the Heroes of Might and Magic (HOMM) series are among the most beloved titles by turn-based strategy fans. Heroes 3, especially, is one of the few games that has flawlessly passed the test of time and is still played by many gamers today, many years after its initial release in 1999. In this article, however, I'm going to make a comparison of the more recent versions Heroes 5 and Heroes 6 (which are great games, too) and reveal the pros and cons of each, so that you can decide which is the better game for you.
Monday, January 27, 2014
Intel's integrated graphics become better with each generation but they still compete only with the entry level dedicated video cards. That's why many users at some point begin to look for more performance. If the tips to improve Intel HD Graphics performance do not provide enough graphics boost for you, you should consider upgrading your Intel HD Graphics. Desktop users can do this pretty easy - they simply need to get a mid-range dedicated video card, insert it in a PCI Express x16 slot and voila, they will be able to enjoy games at their fullest. Unfortunately, if you are on a laptop or an All-in-One PC, then this most probably is not an option. Not everything is lost, however, continue reading this article and at the end you will know what are the options for upgrading your laptop's Intel HD Graphics, so that you can decide what's the best option for you.
Saturday, December 14, 2013
Imagine you have an idea for a great application that will make millions of users happy. But what users - Windows users, Mac users, Linux users, iOS users, Android users, Chrome OS users? You should pick one or should you? We all know about the Mono project and Xamarin that let you write C# code that runs on different platforms, but this is not enough, because all these platforms have different APIs the C# code is bound to, so you will have to write different C# code for each platform. Fortunately, a new solution has been presented recently that provides really cross-platform C# development, which means that you write your C# code once and it runs on all platforms with no modifications needed! Meet the Nevron Open Vision.
Wednesday, October 16, 2013
Intel HD Graphics is an integrated video solution and as such it is not very fast as it has no memory of its own, but takes some from system RAM. Nevertheless, Intel HD Graphics has come a long way and recently it made the budget video cards practically obsolete letting its owners play even the newest games at low settings. Unfortunately, some games are coded to require a specific amount of dedicated video memory and if not present in the system they refuse to start, although they may be perfectly playable on Intel HD Graphics. In this article I'm going to discuss this exact problem and I will show you how to increase the "dedicated" video memory of Intel HD Graphics or whenever not possible what to do in order to make this games run on your computer.
Friday, August 23, 2013
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is the long waited sequel of The Elder Scrolls IV Oblivion. Just like its predecessor, the game features impressive graphics, so you may wonder whether it's going to run on Intel HD Graphics. Well, wonder no more, as I can confirm that the game runs fine as long as you play on a reasonable resolution and settings. Read on to find out which settings will let you enjoy a smooth Skyrim gameplay on Intel HD Graphics.