Onboard HDMI question 1st time builder Help appreciated Tags: HDTV AMD HDMI Home Theatre Last response: August 15, 2008 8:01 PM in Home Theatre Share Misrical August 15, 2008 2:45:21 PM Wanted to know if on board HDMI is any good or if I need a Standalone Video Card for better performance. I don't plan to game on this PC, Just hook it up to a TV to watch movies. GIGABYTE GA-MA78GM-S2H AM2+/AM2 AMD 780G HDMI Micro ATX AMD Motherboard - Retail AMD Athlon 64 X2 5000+ Brisbane 2.6GHz Socket AM2 G.SKILL 2GB (2 x 1GB) 240-Pin DDR2 SDRAM DDR2 800 would this sufficient to hook up to say a 37 inch LCDTV and have a good clear picture ect using just the onboard HDMI? More about : onboard hdmi question 1st time builder appreciated Wolfshadw August 15, 2008 8:01:57 PM That chipset (780G) was designed (and successfully tested) for HD playback of Blu-Ray movies. It'll be more than enough for just video watching. -Wolf sends Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: Forum1st Time Builder Would Like Your Opinion ForumCompatibility questions from 1st time builder Forum$600-$800 Gaming PC Build, 1st Time so I need help ! Forum1st time builder needs help D: ForumHey 1st time pc builder ,need help pls Forum1st time PC builder with compatability question Forum1st time builder - question about firewire & usb ports Forum1st Time Comp Builder , Simple? but desperate questions. Forum1st time builder , graphics card problem Forum1st time builder needs help i7 920 Forum1st time builder noob looking for help /advice appreciated !$800usd Forum1st time builder (Need help and tips) ForumNeed some wiring help for a 1st time builder Forum$2000~ Gaming PC - First time builder , need help . ForumFirst Time Build - Advice Appreciated Forum1st Build in a long time.....Help Appreciated ForumFirst time builder - Will these components work well together? ForumFirst time PC builder , need major help . (budget gaming) ForumWhat's better, TV or Monitor? ForumNotebook & LCD connected via HDMI no sound on LCD More resources Read discussions in other Home Theatre categories Digital TV DVD Players Set-Top-Box HDTV ReplayTV Satellite TV Tivo !