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Graphics card for Acer laptop


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Hi, I have just bought an Acer Aspire 5742, the spec is as follows: Intel Core i3-380M, 4GB DDR3 memory and an Intel HD graphics card.

Could you recommend a decent graphics card that would fit this laptop and work well with Photoshop, Indesign, Illustrator CS4?

At the moment it's a bit clunky, I need CS4 to work faster. My budget is about £100.

Many thanks


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Ram will help, but its no good just throwing ram at a computer thinking its the be all and end all of speed. Its only good if its got plenty of work for it to do, and there is a limit on how much the PC can see and use depending on OS.

That's why if you can fit a solid state drive you most likely will see a speed difference

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