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Hello, I have recently bought an acer 4230 Travelmate.

It has come with integrated graphics (Motherboard is Mobile intel® 945GM Express Chipset family)

I want to upgrade the graphics but as I have only ever used desktops I really dont have a clue???

Can you just add a graphics card the same way you would in a desktop???

Thanks :whistling:
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not exactly like a desktop...the link to yours is here...

they make no mention of upgrading the onboard graphics so I doubt you can change yours
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unless a laptop is specifically built for it (i.e. a gaming laptop) the graphics card has a 95% chance of being impossible to upgrade.
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Due to heat limitations and no availability of laptop GPU's on the market, as far as I'm aware of, it is impossible to upgrade your laptop GPU.

Edited by james_8970, 26 August 2007 - 05:14 PM.

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