Intel Iris Xe Graphics G7 80EUs

Intel Iris Xe G7 80EUs

The Intel Xe Graphics G7 80EUs (Tiger-Lake U GPU with 80 EUs) is a integrated graphics card in the mid range Tiger-Lake U CPUs (15 - 28 Watt, e.g. Core i5 11th Gen CPUs). It is using the new Xe architecture (Gen12) and should be announced later in 2020.

The performance depends on the TDP settings of the laptop and the used cooling. First informations show that the chip can be configured at 15 and 28 Watt TDP default (as the Ice Lake-U chips) and the performance should be around a dedicated GeForce MX330 in 3DMark benchmarks. For gaming we are expecting a bit worse performance due to the missing dedicated graphics memory and driver support. Compared to the older Iris Plus G4 in Ice Lake chips, the Tiger Lake GPU should be nearly twice as fast.

Therefore, the iGPU is still only for lowest graphical settings and low resolutions in demanding games.

The Tiger Lake SoCs and therefore the integrated GPU are manufactured in the modern 10nm+ (10nm Superfin) process (improved 10nm process) at Intel and therefore should offer a very good efficiency.

Gen. 12 / Xe Series
Iris Xe G7 96EUs compare 96 @ 0.4 - 1.35 GHz
Iris Xe G7 80EUs 80 @ 0.4 - 1.25 GHz
UHD Graphics Xe G4 48EUs compare 48
CodenameTiger Lake Xe
ArchitectureGen. 11 Ice Lake
Pipelines80 - unified
Core Speed400 - 1250 (Boost) MHz
Shared Memoryyes
DirectXDirectX 12_1
technology10 nm
Date of Announcement15.08.2020
CPU in Iris Xe G7 80EUsGPU Base SpeedGPU Boost / Turbo
Intel Core i5-11300H4 x 3100 MHz, 35 W400 MHz1300 MHz
Intel Core i5-1135G74 x 2400 MHz, 28 W400 MHz1300 MHz
Intel Core i5-1140G74 x 1800 MHz, 15 W400 MHz1100 MHz
min. - max.400 MHz1100 - 1300 MHz


Cinebench R15
Cinebench R15 OpenGL 64 Bit +
Cinebench R15 OpenGL Ref. Match 64 Bit +
Power Consumption - Furmark Stress Test Power Consumption - external Monitor *
min: 26.8     avg: 30.5     median: 30.5 (6%)     max: 34.1 Watt
- Range of benchmark values for this graphics card
- Average benchmark values for this graphics card
* Smaller numbers mean a higher performance

Game Benchmarks

The following benchmarks stem from our benchmarks of review laptops. The performance depends on the used graphics memory, clock rate, processor, system settings, drivers, and operating systems. So the results don't have to be representative for all laptops with this GPU. For detailed information on the benchmark results, click on the fps number.

low 1280x720
8  fps    + Compare
» The benchmarks indicate that the game is not playable in the tested settings.
Strange Brigade

Strange Brigade

low 1280x720
48.8 fps 87.7 fps ~ 68 fps    + Compare
med. 1920x1080
17.6 fps 36.2 fps ~ 27 fps    + Compare
high 1920x1080
15.3 fps 28 fps ~ 22 fps    + Compare
ultra 1920x1080
15.6 fps 22.8 fps ~ 19 fps    + Compare
» With all tested laptops playable in detail settings low.
Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

low 1280x720
27 28 fps 37 ~ 31 fps    + Compare
med. 1920x1080
14 18 ~ 16 fps    + Compare
» The benchmarks indicate that the game is not playable in the tested settings.
Additional Benchmarks
Low Preset TAA 1920x1080
15 fps
low 1280x720
23.6 26.6 38.4 38.4 46.1 47.1 57 ~ 40 fps    + Compare