System Requirements for Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)

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02/07/2018

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Intel® Pro Wireless Display (Intel® Pro WiDi)

Processors

One of the following processors is required:

  • 4th Generation Intel® Core™ Mobile and Desktop Processors on the Intel® vPro™ Platform
  • 5th Generation Intel® Core™ Mobile and Desktop Processors
  • 6th Generation Intel® Core™ Mobile and Desktop Processors
  • Intel® Core™ M-5Y7x processors

If you would like to check a specific processor for compatibility with Intel® WiDi, see How to Find Intel WiDi Compatible Processors.

Sample search for compatible processors.

Graphics

One of the following graphics solutions is required:

  • Intel® Iris® Graphics 550
  • Intel® Iris® Graphics 540
  • Intel® HD Graphics 550
  • Intel® HD Graphics 540
  • Intel® HD Graphics 530
  • Intel® HD Graphics 520
  • Intel® Iris® Pro Graphics 5200
  • Intel® Iris® Graphics 5100
  • Intel® HD Graphics 5500
  • Intel® HD Graphics 5000
  • Intel® HD Graphics 4600
  • Intel® HD Graphics 4400
Note Intel® Pro WiDi requires graphics driver version 15.36.x.x or higher.

Wireless Adapters

One of the following wireless adapters is required:

  • Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AC 3165
  • Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AC 3160
  • Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AC 7260
  • Intel® Dual Band Wireless-N 7260
  • Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AC 7265
  • Intel® Dual Band Wireless-N 7265
  • Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AC 8260
  • Intel® Tri Band Wireless-AC 17265
Note Intel® Pro WiDi requires wireless driver version 17.13.x or higher.

Operating Systems

One of the following operating systems is required:

  • Windows 7*
  • Windows 8.1*
  • Windows® 10
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)

Processors

One of the following processors is required:

  • 2nd generation Intel® Core™ i3/i5/i7 Mobile Processor (not supported with Windows® 10)
  • 3rd Generation Intel® Core™ i3/i5/i7 Mobile and Desktop Processor (not supported with Windows 10)
  • 4th Generation Intel® Core™ i3/i5/i7 Mobile and Desktop Processor
  • 5th Generation Intel® Core™ i3/i5/i7 Mobile and Desktop Processor
  • 6th Generation Intel® Core™ i3/i5/i7 Mobile and Desktop Processor

If you would like to check a specific processor for compatibility with Intel® WiDi, see How to Find Intel WiDi Compatible Processors.

Graphics

One of the following graphics solutions is required:

  • Intel® Iris® Graphics 550
  • Intel® Iris® Graphics 540
  • Intel® HD Graphics 550
  • Intel® HD Graphics 540
  • Intel® HD Graphics 530
  • Intel® HD Graphics 520
  • Intel® Iris® Pro Graphics 5200
  • Intel® Iris® Graphics 5100
  • Intel® HD Graphics 5500
  • Intel® HD Graphics 5000
  • Intel® HD Graphics 4600
  • Intel® HD Graphics 4400
  • Intel® HD Graphics 4200
  • Intel® HD Graphics 4000 (not supported with Windows 10)
  • Intel® HD Graphics 3000 (mobile) (not supported with Windows 10)
  • Intel® HD Graphics 2500
  • Intel® HD Graphics 2000 (mobile) (not supported with Windows 10)

Wireless Adapters

One of the following wireless adapters is required:

  • Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 1000, 1030, 2200, or 2230
  • Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 2200 for Desktop
  • Intel® Centrino® Advanced-N 6200, 6205, 6230, or 6235
  • Intel® Centrino® Advanced-N 6205 for Desktop
  • Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N + WiMAX 6150
  • Intel® Centrino® Advanced-N + WiMAX 6250
  • Intel® Centrino® Ultimate-N 6300
  • Intel® Dual Band Wireless-N 7260
  • Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AC 7260
  • Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AC 7260 for Desktop
  • Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AC 3165
  • Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AC 3160
  • Intel® Wireless-N 7260
  • Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AC 7265
  • Intel® Dual Band Wireless-N 7265
  • Intel® Wireless-N 7265
  • Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AC 8260
  • Intel® Tri Band Wireless-AC 17265
  • Broadcom BCM43228*
  • Broadcom BCM43241*
  • Broadcom BCM4352*

Operating Systems

One of the following operating systems is required:

  • Windows 7*
  • Windows 8*
  • Windows 8.1*
  • Windows 10 (supported with select wireless adapters and Intel® 4th, 5th or 6th Generation CPU only)