What is a Good Graphics card to get for this laptop?

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Re: graphic card

That's not really a graphic card. It just are a few chips on the motherboard. I'm afraid there's no room for anything else inside the case. A laptop is what you buy; you can only replace the hard disk and add RAM and that's it.

Better buy a gaming laptop if you want to use it for gaming. Or, even better, a desktop or a game console.

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I want to use it for adobe premiere and server 2012

I don't really want to use it for gaming. I want to use it for adobe premiere and testing things on the virtual machine. Everytime i try either, my computer ends up freezing. It doesn't seem to be able to handle vt-x acceleration which i need to use for server 2012

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Re: adobe, virtual machine and server

Then it seems you bought the wrong hardware. Did you discuss your plans with the sales person in the shop? A knowledgeable sales person would have advised something else.

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i bought it off amazon

no, i bought it off amazon and from how fast it was and still is, i thought it was a great computer. I didn't start using virtual machines until about 2 months later when i was pursuing a job with server 2012.

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I don't see any way to install a card on that one.

Laptops that have card slots or replaceable graphics are rare. This one does not have such.

As to your work, you can try maxing out the RAM. Try For virtual box and such I find 8 to 16GB RAM does fine. You have 12 so maybe you should do nothing.

As to games, you want a gaming laptop. The HP looked to be 877 and the usual entry level gamer was about the same price.


Wow, the gaming laptop cost less.

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