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IS ON-BOARD GRAPHICS ANY GOOD?


MikeSA

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On-board graphics is apparently the standard today on almost all motherboards. But, compared to a dedicated VGA card, is the output just as good or is it better to install a separate video card?

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Woolwell

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It depends on what you want to use the system for. In most cases a separate graphics card is worthwhile.

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Fruit Bat /\0/\

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O board graphics Ok for normal use but if you want to play games at ant sort of reasonable resolution you need a decent graphics card.

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Batch

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If you have a PC already (with onboard graphics) and don't have any issues with the graphics performance there doesn't seem much point in upgrading.

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