Opengl video cards Tags: Graphics Cards Workstations OpenGL Graphics Last response: September 10, 2010 5:55 PM in Graphics & Displays Share rossal September 3, 2010 2:41:23 AM I would like to know if it's possible to run a gaming card and a 3d workstation card such as an Nvidia Quadro FX card switching between the two for different applications? More about : opengl video cards decode a b U Graphics card September 3, 2010 2:44:48 AM I don't think it's possible... I'll look however... EDIT: Doesn't look like it. m 0 l Timop a b U Graphics card September 3, 2010 2:46:51 AM You can do that with 2 monitors and Win7, but the fact is with a single card, either can do both, but GeForce cards are better than a comparative Quadro at gaming and vice versa. The difference are just the drivers however, in fact you can even hack drivers on both. m 0 l Related resources 3DSmax 9 and D3D video cards vs quadro - opengl cards - Forum CS4 OpenGL Feature means I need which video card? - Forum Driver windows 7 x64 opengl for onboard video card - Forum Best video card for Second Life - OpenGL - Forum Video Card Freezes on Direct3D and OpenGL games - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer decode a b U Graphics card September 3, 2010 3:11:04 AM I'd recommend you get a single 5850 OC'ed and then OC it to 5870 level and us it for both gaming and work... m 0 l Timop a b U Graphics card September 3, 2010 3:13:01 AM Or get a GTX460/70 for the sake of CUDA support and the ability to hack on Quadro drivers. It depends on your budget really. m 0 l rossal September 10, 2010 5:55:54 PM Thanks guys. I thought the two card idea wouldn't work. Where can I get info on how to hack Quadro drivers? I don't mind paying for any of the availale gaming cards as they are still much cheaper than good openGl cards. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWhich video editing program supports OPENGL well? Forum SolvedSearching for a Graphics Card for 3-D Rendering with OpenGL Forum SolvedDoes this Graphics Card have OpenGL? Forum SolvedI am going to buy me a new graphics card, but do i really need OpenGL? Forum SolvedOpenGL 4.2, Driectx 11 card vs OpenGL4.3, DirectX 11.1 card Forum OpenGL benchmarks For Graphics Cards Forum Nvidia graphics cards with opengl support Forum Does intel gma x4500 dynamic video memory technology 5 0 support OpenGL? Forum How can I know that which version of OpenGL Optimization does my card have? How can I update it to the latest? Forum SolvedGraphics Card support OpenGL Forum Nvidia opengl cards Forum SolvedCan a graphics card that supports DirectX 11 also support OpenGL 3? Forum [Graphics Cards] OpenGL 3.0 "Mount Evans" Compatibility Forum OpenGL 2.0 and ATI cards Forum New OpenGL cards review; Ati vs nVidia - comments? 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 !