Intel® Graphics - Windows® 10 DCH Drivers

Version: 25.20.100.6444 (Previously Released) Date: 11/28/2018

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Detailed Description

WARNING: Failure to read the below may result in system instability

These new drivers labeled as Windows DCH graphics drivers aren't backward compatible with our previous graphics drivers we are now labeling Legacy. This means if later you want to revert to a Legacy driver you will need to uninstall the driver via Windows Apps and Features and reboot the system before installing a Legacy driver. Failure to do so may result in minor to major system instability.

DO NOT use the INF / Have-Disk method to install or uninstall this driver as it bypasses the Intel installer designed to install these new drivers, thereby possibly resulting in minor to major system instability. For this reason, we're not providing the ZIP file for the next several driver releases while users transition to this new Microsoft driver platform.

For more information about DCH drivers

Highlights:

  • Automatic Game Tuning Feature Updates
  • Intel’s First Windows* DCH Driver
  • Launch Driver Games

Introducing Intel’s Windows DCH Driver. Intel and Microsoft have worked together to make this transition as seamless as possible. There shouldn't be any impact to your everyday experience. We recommend getting the graphics driver updates directly from your computer manufacturer. Updates for your Intel® Graphics driver can also be downloaded automatically and installed through Windows Update. Alternatively, you could use the Intel® Driver and Support Assistant (iDSA) tool to automatically scan your computer for the latest Graphics driver from Intel. Find more information on  Intel® Graphics Controllers supported.
This Windows DCH driver requires an internet connection for Windows to automatically download the Intel Graphics Control Panel from the Microsoft Store.

Earlier this year, Intel introduced a feature in the Graphics Control Panel to automatically tune game settings for Intel® Graphics on 6th Generation Intel® Core™ Processors or higher (including 8th Generation Intel® Core™ Processors with Radeon RX Vega M Graphics). Today, we're adding new capabilities and supporting more games!

What’s new?

Gear up for digital collectible card game battle across three boards in Artifact*. Experience the free-to-play online collectible card with spells and swords where heroes collide for the Eternal Throne in Eternal Card Game* or become the next Farming Simulator 2019* champion on Intel® UHD Graphics 620 or better.

Get ready for a high octane, steadfast combat racing with intense speed and armed to battle with heavy weapons against friends in Grip Combat Racing* with Intel® Iris™ Pro Graphics or better.

Recently, Intel® Graphics Compiler switched from SPIR* to SPIR-V* as an intermediate representation for OpenCL™ workloads. This shows our commitment to support Khronos* open standards.

To know more about the benefits of using SPIR-V in OpenCL

Be sure to check out gameplay.intel.com, where you’ll find recommended game settings for many more of your favorite PC games.

Install the Intel® Driver & Support Assistant, which automatically checks for drivers on a regular basis and can provide notifications when new drivers are available.

Supported OS versions

Microsoft Windows® 10-64 - Fall Creators Update

Microsoft Windows® 10-64 - April 2018 Update

Microsoft Windows® 10-64 - October 2018 Update

Notes

  • Self-installing format (.exe) is the easiest installation method and our recommendation.
  • Manual installation format (.zip) is intended for developers and IT professionals (not provided for this release).

Read the ReleaseNotes for full details of this release.

See the release notes for installation instructions, supported hardware, and more.

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.

See a list of computer manufacturer support websites.

* Other names and brands may be claimed as the property of others.

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This download is valid for the product(s) listed below.

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