System Requirements

Supported Processors


  • Intel® Xeon® processor E3-1200 v5, Intel® Xeon® processor E3-1500 v5 series
  • Intel® Xeon® processor E3-1200 v4 series
  • 6th generation Intel® Core™ processors with Iris® Pro graphics, Iris® graphics, or Intel® HD Graphics (580, 540, 530)
  • 5th generation Intel® Core™ processors with Intel® Iris™ Pro Graphics, Intel® Iris™ Graphics, or Intel® HD Graphics (5500, 6000, 6100, 6200)
  • Note: Chipset must have processor graphics enabled. Make sure to check the datasheet.
    • Only the C226 server chipset is supported for Intel® Xeon® platform E3 v4
    • Only the C236 server chipset is supported for Intel® Xeon® platform E3 v5
  • Having a C226 or C236 chipset is necessary but not sufficient. Consult with a specific platform or board vendor regarding the processor graphics supported. Review the list of Known OEM/ODM Functional Platforms
  • For CPU-only processing: 64-bit Intel® processors supporting the Intel® Streaming SIMD Extensions 3 (Intel® SSE3)

Embedded Linux*

  • Intel® Celeron® processor N3350
  • Intel® Pentium® processor N4200
  • Intel Atom® processors E3930, E3940, and E3950


  • Windows: Visual C++* 2005 with service pack 1, or higher
  • Code samples: GNU Compiler Collection (GCC) G++, version 4.6 and CMake* version 2.8.0, or higher
  • Code samples with OpenCL™ applications: Code builder and graphics drivers for Intel® Media Server Studio are required

Programming Languages

  • C
  • C++

Optional Hardware

  • HDMI* 1.4, eDP* 1.1, or a similar monitor or TV as a primary display
  • Active shutter glass