How to install a blue ray player in a pc Tags: Connection Graphics Cards Blu-ray Components Last response: March 10, 2010 1:03 AM in Components Share compaq user February 27, 2010 8:27:49 PM Hello, hi is there anything i need to know to install a blueray player in my pc does it connect sata plug in or do i need a video card also More about : install blue ray player p1n3apqlexpr3ss a b U Graphics card February 28, 2010 3:01:16 AM http://static.tigerdirect.com/html/learn-installing-opt... Really simple tbh SATA, no need for video card, the video card will just display what the bluray player is reading off the disk compaq user March 7, 2010 2:23:36 PM so its a plug and play type deal Related resources Clear internet modem hook up to blue ray player - Forum Will PC games move to blue ray ? - Forum Burn Blue Ray from PC to stand-a-lone BD Player - Forum Blue-ray player for pc - Forum Installing Blue Ray Player in Gateway FX6801-01 - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer mister g a b U Graphics card March 7, 2010 7:45:31 PM Basically, just that a video card could offload the decoding task from the CPU, which an integrated solution doesn't do. compaq user March 7, 2010 11:28:26 PM perfect thnx alot guys ..... couldnt do it whithout this site thnx mindless728 a b U Graphics card March 8, 2010 3:21:18 AM mister g said:Basically, just that a video card could offload the decoding task from the CPU, which an integrated solution doesn't do. actually, integrated solutions will get the work dumped on them, even intel's lackluster IGP mister g a b U Graphics card March 8, 2010 6:47:53 PM Yeah but what components will the IGP use, oh yeah the mobo CPU, and Mobo RAM. mindless728 a b U Graphics card March 9, 2010 2:10:17 AM actually the IGP will not use the cpu for the decoding, unless it is overwhelmed which anything, except maybe the intel IGP, can handle as for ram, depends on the motherboard, my gaming computer has the 790Gx with sideport memory which is dedicated to the IGP and even using the system memory (usually 512MB or lower), it can decode BD just fine, as i have the 785G chipset (HD4200) in my HTPC and it works just fine (also paired with athlon II X2 240) mister g a b U Graphics card March 10, 2010 1:03:12 AM true, now it depends on what IGP you have, I was going to to upgrade my little brother's slimline to a 785, but read somewhere that those boards are a b***h to take off and I thought why not instead just get a graphics card. So now we have a 2400. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumBest free blu ray player software? ForumHow to connect blu ray player to pc without exiting pc mode ForumRequirements to run computer as Blue Ray player to 46" HDTV Forumcard for hdtv and blue ray and the lot ForumBlue-Ray or HD-DVD ForumHow to connect AV home theater to Blue ray player ? ForumFree Blu- ray media player /codec??? ForumRecommendation for Blu- Ray Player ForumTop 1 player for blu ray for pc ForumBlue Ray for a PC ForumBlue Ray . and what i did with one ForumBest Cpu cooler for ~40 ForumHow to connect laptop to pc ForumHow can i control my computer temp Forum[Solved] Intel Core Quad 9550 - How hot is too hot? More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !