GPU Detect

ID 671658
Updated 2/23/2016
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Microsoft Windows* SDK May 2010 or newer (compatible with June 2010 DirectX SDK) GPU Detect

Intel Corporation

Features / Description

Date: 5/5/2016

GPU Detect is a short sample demonstrates a way to detect the primary graphics hardware present in a system (including the 6th Generation Intel® Core™ processor family). The code download includes documentation and is meant to be used as a guideline, and should be adapted to the game’s specific needs

System Requirements


  • CPU: Intel® CPU supported
  • GFX: uses Microsoft DirectX* 10 graphics API on Microsoft DirectX* 10 (or better) hardware
  • OS: Microsoft Windows Vista, Windows* 7 SP1 or newer


Toolkits Supported:

  • Microsoft Windows* SDK November 2015 or newer

Compilers Supported:

  • Microsoft Visual Studio* 2010
  • Microsoft Visual Studio* 2013
  • Microsoft Visual Studio* 2015