Intel® Graphics - BETA Windows* DCH Drivers



This download installs the Intel® Graphics Beta Driver for Xe Dedicated, 6th-12th Gen Intel® Core™ Processor Graphics, and related Intel Atom®, Pentium®, and Celeron® processors.

Available Downloads

  • Windows 11 Family*, Windows 10* (RS5), Windows 10* (20H2), Windows 10* (20H1), Windows 10* (19H2), Windows 10* (19H1)
  • Size: 568.4 MB
  • Windows 11 Family*, Windows 10* (RS5), Windows 10* (21H1), Windows 10* (20H2), Windows 10* (20H1), Windows 10* (19H2), Windows 10* (19H1)
  • Size: 556.4 MB
  • SHA1: F9AA6CC18066C11F9793533BAE73B52A38093268

Detailed Description

Detailed Description 


BETA releases are for targeted testing of the changes indicated in the Release Notes. For the most stable experience please use the fully validated production releases here that include the full measure of qualified fixes and features. 


Note: The driver version numbering has rolled over from 100.9999 to 101.1069. This requires the use of all 7-digits instead of 4-digits for the driver build number. For more information, see Understanding the Intel® Graphics Driver Version Number.

Installing this Intel generic graphics driver will overwrite your computer manufacturer (OEM) customized driver. OEM drivers are handpicked and include customized features and solutions to platform-specific issues. The generic Intel driver provides users the latest and greatest feature enhancements and bug fixes that OEMs may not have customized yet to address platform-specific needs. Users can check for matching OEM versions at OEM websites. 


Are you still experiencing an error preventing the driver update? Look here for why and a solution. 


Any graphics issues found using Intel generic graphics drivers should be reported directly to Intel. Corporate customers should always use OEM drivers and report all issues through the vendor they purchased the platforms and support through. 




  • Fix for crash in Battlefield 2042* on 11th Generation Intel® Core™ Processors with Intel® Iris® Xe graphics.


OS Reference: 

  • Microsoft Windows® 10-64 - October 2018 Update (1809) 

  • Microsoft Windows 10-64 - May 2019 Update (1903)  

  • Microsoft Windows 10-64 - November 2019 Update (1909)  

  • Microsoft Windows 10-64 - May 2020 Update (20H1) 

  • Microsoft Windows 10-64 - October 2020 Update (20H2) 

  • Microsoft Windows 10-64 - May 2021 Update (21H1) 

  • Microsoft Windows 11* 


Platform (OS Support) 

  • 6th Gen Intel® Core™ processor family (Codename Skylake) (1903-21H1) 
  • 7th Gen Intel® Core™ processor family (Codename Kaby Lake) (1903-21H1) 
  • 8th Gen Intel® Core™ processor family (Codename Kaby Lake-R, Coffee Lake, Whiskey Lake) (1903+)
  • 9th Gen Intel® Core™ processor family (Codename Coffee Lake-R) (1903+)
  • 10th Gen Intel® Core™ processor family (Codename Comet Lake, Amber Lake, Ice Lake) (1903+)
  • 11th Gen Intel® Core™ processor family (Codename Tiger Lake, Rocket Lake, Tiger Lake-H) (1909+)
  • 12th Gen Intel® Core™ processor family (Codename Alder Lake) (20H2+)
  • Intel® Core™ Processor with Intel® Hybrid Technology (Codename Lakefield) (1909+)
  • Intel® Atom®, Pentium® and Celeron® processor family (Codename Apollo Lake, Elkhart Lake) (1809+)
  • Intel® Pentium® and Celeron® processor family (Codename Gemini Lake, Jasper Lake) (1903-21H1, 1909+)
  • Intel® Iris® Xe Dedicated Graphics family (Codename DG1) (2004+) 



  • Self-installing format (.exe) is the easiest installation method and our recommendation. 
  • Manual installation format (.zip) is intended for developers and IT professionals. 

See the Release Notes for installation instructions, supported hardware, and more. 


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About Intel® software and drivers 

The driver or software for your Intel® component might have been changed or replaced by the computer manufacturer. We recommend you work with your computer manufacturer before installing our driver so you don’t lose features or customizations.


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