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Shader model 6.6

Krull
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I just installed the latest driver 31.0.101.3413/31.0.101.2111 on an Intel HD 630. The highest Shader Model that was supported was 6.5. Any plans for the future to give support for Shader Model 6.6?

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Steven_Intel
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Hello Krull,


Thank you for posting on the Intel® communities.


We are going to research about this. As soon as I have an update, I will let you know.


Best regards,


Steven G.

Intel Customer Support Technician.


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Steven_Intel
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Hello Krull,


Upon researching about your concern, the Shader Model depends on the API, so if the API supports that Shader Model, then our graphics/hardware could support it. Since we do not comment on non-released products or future releases, our recommendation is to check with Microsoft DirectX support, as this comes included within the API.


Please feel free to check Intel Newsroom page (https://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/newsroom/home.html) to find the latest news about Intel products.


Best regards,


Steven G.

Intel Customer Support Technician.


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Krull
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This is not an API issue, this is an Intel driver issue. The driver 31.0.101.3413/31.0.101.2111 for  Intel HD 630 is only supporting 6.5.

You can query Shader Model support from the DX12 API, and Shader Model 6.6 and 6.7 is not supported.

 

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