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Does sandy bridge switch to onboard graphics to save power?
Feb 26, 2011, 8:52 AM
In netbooks with intel atom processor and nvidia ion graphics it used Optimus technology to save battery life. Do sandy bridge desktop/notebook processors do this as well ?
Feb 26, 2011
does sandy bridge switch onboard graphics save power
Feb 26, 2011, 9:34 AM
Im sure SB gpu is always disabled when a discreet gpu is found on the system but most new Nvidia/AMD gpus are quite good on power in idle anyway.
Feb 26, 2011, 3:33 PM
Check out Optimus ... some claim up to 39 hour battery life
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