The idea of an external graphics card seems a little far-fetched, but at least two companies are actively developing housings for PCI-e cards using the MiniPCI-e interface on modern laptops.
Computer Processing, Graphics & Memory: Troubleshooting Tips, Tutorials & Reviews Of CPU & Memory To Help You Get the Most From Your Computer
The fundamental component which drives your computer is processing power in the form of a Central Processing Unit (CPU). Working alongside the CPU is your graphics card and memory allocation, which allow you to run multimedia, applications, and provide a solid end user experience. In this topic we define the CPU, graphics processing and memory, look at the latest processors and memory products, and compare computer systems which house such products in terms of functionality and stability. Looking at the latest offerings (and battles) of Intel and AMD, and troubleshooting your CPU, graphics and memory issues, to enable you to run a stable system that has optimum speed and seamless graphics.
Nvidia took a bit of a beating from AMD last year, but the green team has been ramping up products in response. Let’s take a look at how Nvidia’s latest video card, the high-end GTX 580, does against the competition.
The latest video card in the Radeon series, the 6850, has arrived. This updated video card features a lower price than its predecessor and surprising performance. Find out more in this Radeon 6850 review.
AMD’s latest generation of high-end video card has hit the market. These products, the 6950 and 6970, compete with Nvidia’s most powerful options. Can they hold their own?