Actually, the Intel HD Graphics supports shader model 4.0, this is enabled after you install the latest graphics driver.
Try this link to get the latest:
Intel has released a list of tested games for your graphics controller. If your game is not on the list, I am afraid has not been tested.
Hello i have a laptop HP 630 with this specs:
Procesor:Intel(R)Core(TM) i3 CPU M380 @ 2.53DHz
Installed memory(RAM) 4.00 GB
System tipe: 64-bit Operating System
Windows 7 Proffesional ,Service Pack 1
Intel HD Graphics (core i3) Driver version 22.214.171.1242 , Direct X Version 10.0
Video BIOS :2111.0
I don t know what version is on my notebook because of this I detailed all the components on it ,probably is intel hd graphics 2000 or 3000, please tell me if it supports pixel shader 3 this model or if they are new drivers to improve the performance for this model.I want to know what games can I play with this laptop and if it is a list made for my model processor.I want to know if I can play Counter Strike Global Offensive, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 and 3, Battlefield: Bad Company, Street Fighter IV and others.Waiting for reply as soon as possible, thank you!
I understand you are looking for game compatibility and shader model support.
Based on the processor specifications, the graphics controller on your system is first generation Intel HD Graphics; this is not HD 2000 or 3000.
The Intel HD Graphics supports shader model 4.0, this is enabled after you install the latest graphics driver.
The link below provides a list of playable games for your graphics controller:
Please bear in mind games such Battlefield, Street Fighter 4, Call of Duty, etc, were designed to specifically to take advantage of high-end graphics.
If you are looking for an updated video driver, try this link:
glclal, I am sorry about the trouble, I have confirmed through engineering that once you install the latest video drivers, shader model is available with version 4, please take a look at some specifications here: