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 235 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. 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... Related resources Geforce 7800GT - no picture at all - Forum Any hardware bottlenecking my 7800GT ? - Forum 7800GT and BF2 FPS issues - Forum 7800gs vs 7800gt - Forum evga 7800GT CO with 6 year old analoge monitor - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer nforce4max a c 172 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. 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. nforce4max a c 172 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. jaguarskx a c 355 U Graphics card a c 110 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. 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! Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Old graphics card died; no onboard video from motherboard, can't install new one Forum Old video cards are fine ^^ Forum Upgrading graphics card on old CPU - makes sense or not? Forum 4850s cfx weith 7800gt card Forum 7800GT at 233°C ?! Forum VGA GEFORCE 7800GT problems. Forum Upgrade for EVGA Geforce 7800GT SLi Forum Upgrading a 7800gt Forum Computer crashes after 7800GT install! Forum 7800GT Geforce incompatible with Dual Core Processor? HELP! Forum 2040Mb VRAM on a 7800GT ? Forum Please help me choosing a GFX Card Forum A780FullHD onboard gfx + 5850 Forum [Solved] Video card works, monitor works...but no picture? O_o Forum Upgrading on-board video 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 !