Why "switchable graphics" is not available for Hi-End gaming laptop? Tags: Laptops Gaming Graphics Last response: May 23, 2010 6:03 AM in Laptop Tech Support Share lgmcben May 23, 2010 4:38:45 AM After a day of googling, the strongest switchable graphics gaming laptops I found is the ones with Radeon HD 5730. For example, - Lenovo Y560 - MSI GE600 Why can't these arrandale-based switchable graphics laptop use something like HD 5870 or GTX 280m? I assume there's a good reason behind it? Thank you in advance! More about : switchable graphics end gaming laptop Maziar a c 244 D Laptop a b 4 Gaming May 23, 2010 6:03:56 AM There are laptops the can handle GTX 285M/HD 5870M but they are significantly more expensive than those MSI/Lenovo models m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Gaming Laptop (Switchable Graphics) Forum SolvedCan't Configure Switchable Graphics on Laptop? Forum SolvedHave to force the laptop to ignore switchable graphics, but how? Forum SolvedProblem with Switchable Graphics on an HP Laptop. Forum asus laptop switchable graphics how to Forum On my Acer Aspire 7750G-6645 laptop with switchable graphics, the integrated graphics was disabled in the BIOS, and now I have Forum SolvedModern laptops with BIOS switchable graphics Forum Powerhouse Laptop with Switchable Graphics (student) Forum Dell Laptop, Switchable Graphics not Working Forum Laptop switchable graphics help Forum L4 College laptop with switchable graphics Forum Laptop with switchable graphics Forum Anyone playing skyrim on a laptop with switchable graphic cards? Forum How to get games, etc to recognize switchable graphics? Forum Asus Laptops: i7 vs i5 with switchable graphics? Forum SolvedWhy won't my new gaming laptop work? Forum SolvedWhich laptop is better for gaming and please explain why one cost more than the other. Forum Solvedmy vga card is 256MB gforce 8400. when im fixed 2GB Ram, total available graphic memory comes to 1GB. then can i play games in Forum SolvedWhy can't my laptop play big title games? Forum Solvedwhats the best gaming/graphic design laptop i can get? for 1300 and under Forum More resources Read discussions in other Laptop Tech Support categories Windows Configuration !