Onboard video or old 7800GT? Tags: Graphics Cards Video Intel Nvidia Graphics Product Last response: November 8, 2010 7:17 PM in Graphics & Displays Share kgeissler November 8, 2010 3:50:34 PM I just bought this computer and it has Intel HD Graphics on board. http://www.microcenter.com/single_product_results.phtml... I also have this old nVidia 7800GT video card lying around: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Which do you think is better, the Intel or the Nvidia? More about : onboard video 7800gt ct1615 a c 236 U Graphics card a b Î Nvidia November 8, 2010 3:53:07 PM the 7800GT is a huge upgrade over any integrated graphics, assuming you have a power supply for it. m 0 l kgeissler November 8, 2010 3:56:47 PM 7800GT http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... New Computer: http://www.microcenter.com/single_product_results.phtml... m 0 l Related resources New build old OS, no video signal just on onboard mem! Plz help - Forum Old graphics card died; no onboard video from motherboard, can't install new one - Forum Onboard Graphics or Old Video Card? - Forum What use is my old 7800GT - Forum Old Nvidia 7200 GS or onboard graphics - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer nforce4max a c 173 U Graphics card a b Î Nvidia November 8, 2010 4:01:52 PM 7800gt hands down, it might be as old as time its self but a hell of a lot better than any Intel gpu. m 0 l kgeissler November 8, 2010 4:05:54 PM ct1615 said:the 7800GT is a huge upgrade over any integrated graphics, assuming you have a power supply for it. The new computer has a 300W PS, but I don't have much in it. I swapped out the HD with an SSD. Only other thing in there is the DVD burner. m 0 l nforce4max a c 173 U Graphics card a b Î Nvidia November 8, 2010 4:46:05 PM You are ok so long your cpu doesn't draw 130-140w at load and the psu is of a quality build. m 0 l jaguarskx a c 365 U Graphics card a c 119 å Intel a b Î Nvidia November 8, 2010 4:59:54 PM If you plan on playing games then the 7800GT is the better choice. m 0 l whooleo a b U Graphics card November 8, 2010 7:17:59 PM GeForce 7 series was awesome and is a lot better then that crap Intel HD BS. DROP IT IN NOW! m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedGeForce GT 520 vs Intel onboard video Forum SolvedHaswell - Onboard Graphics and Video Card to Use 3 Monitors Forum SolvedSwitching from graphics card to onboard video? Forum SolvedEnabling onboard VGA port and Video card at the same time. Forum SolvedOld Dedicated Sound Card Better than Newer Onboard? Forum SolvedWhy do you have to set the primary video to integrated when connecting to onboard? Forum SolvedCannot see desktop with onboard video Forum Temporary use of old 7800GT for new build? Forum SolvedVga port onboard video card isnt working. Forum SolvedOnboard Video vs R7 260X Forum SolvedOnboard video and GPU conflict - help! Forum SolvedOld GPU or onboard Forum SolvedNo onboard video Forum SolvedEnable both onboard graphic card and video card Forum Solvedcan you play bf4 with onboard graphics instead of a highend video card 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 !