Open gl graphics Tags: Graphics Cards Graphics Last response: October 5, 2009 4:56 PM in Graphics & Displays Share p_kumar89 October 5, 2009 9:49:17 AM what is open gl graphics card and what are the use of this type of card? More about : open graphics amnotanoobie a b U Graphics card October 5, 2009 2:42:31 PM Open GL is not a graphics card, it encompasses a specification and an API. Just like DirectX. OpenGL API -Application programming interface Almost every graphics card today has support for Direct X and OpenGL, it is a question of what the hardware manufacturer has implemented. As not everyone is able to add all of the hardware functionality required. uncfan_2563 a b U Graphics card October 5, 2009 3:04:10 PM And for the second part of your question (this uses), its used by professional 3d (architecture programs etc...) applications a lot and by some games. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer gamerk316 a b U Graphics card October 5, 2009 4:56:31 PM For example: Anything made by ID Software (Doom3) uses OpenGL, as does a lot of third party studios. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedNvidia Open GL Driver Lost Connection - Error Code 7 Forum Games crashing after 10 minutes of gameplay? Open GL Error: 7? Forum Open GL problem Forum need open gl 2.0 for flight similuator any suggestions Forum how to download the latest open gl? Forum how to instal open gl 2.0 for hp elitebook 2710p Forum Open GL Problem Forum WRT54GL firmware, use open source or stick with linksys firmware Forum Open gl no longer working Forum Nvida Drivers has stopped Responding OPen GL error code 8 Forum Open GL Programming? Forum Were can i find open gl drivers for my laptop Forum Will Upgrading my CPU/Ram give me better open GL FPS ? Forum Solvedcan i put graphics hd 5670 in dg31gl tell me Forum Open gl problem Forum Open gl Forum Open gl question Forum How do i open all ports in wrt54gl Forum DirectX vs. Open GL Forum Direct X games crash open gl games don't Forum More resources Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !