Overview of Intel® Arc Dedicated Graphics Firmware Updates


Product Information & Documentation



What is graphics firmware?

Updating graphics firmware

Is a reboot required after firmware update runs as part of graphics driver installation?

Is there an indication on success or failure after completing a firmware Update?

Can a downgrade occur as part of graphics driver installation?

What are the implications of firmware update/downgrade failure?

Is it possible to block firmware update by graphics driver?

If the firmware update fails, will Intel Arc be able to recover back to previous firmware version?

When the graphics firmware update is triggered?

Can you mix-and-match different versions of the Graphics driver and the firmware?

Note We recommend that you check first with your manufacturer and use the driver and firmware updates provided by them to avoid potential installation incompatibilities. Intel supplies generic versions of graphics drivers and firmware for general purposes. Computer manufacturers might have changed the features, incorporated customizations, or made other changes to the graphics driver software or software packaging.