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discrete graphics

A separate graphics subsystem in a computer. Discrete graphics may refer to a stand-alone graphics card plugged into a motherboard slot or a separate GPU chip on the motherboard. Contrast with integrated graphics. See GPU and display adapter.
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On the other hand, the GE models packs Nvidia's top-of-the-line GT650M discrete graphics card and weighs 2.
There are plenty of examples in my latest report on how professionals and consumers require powerful computers with discrete graphics.
By definition, a 3D PC is a desktop or notebook PC that includes the following minimum requirements: a pair of 3D active-shutter glasses (such as the 3D Vision kit from NVIDIA); a 120Hz 3D-capable display in the form of a desktop LCD monitor, a 3D projector, a 3D TV or a notebook PC with an integrated 3D-capable LCD; and a discrete graphics processor (like a GeForce GPU from NVIDIA) that is capable of delivering high definition imagery to the 3D display.
It comes equipped with:*Choice of the latest Intel Core i3 and i5 Processors as well as Pentium and Xeon 3400 Series Processors*Choice of independent software vendor (ISV) certified graphics solutions -- Intel Core HD graphics or NVIDIA Quadro discrete graphics up to the FX1800*Support for Error Correcting Code DDR3 memory*Certifications from leading ISVs like Autodesk, Siemens and Dassault Systemes
Users will need to buy a discrete graphics card to work with the chips.
The HP Pavilion dm3-1010TX has a Intel Core 2 Duo SP9300 processor, an Intel GS45 chipset, 2G DDR3 RAM, a 320G 7200 rpm hard drive, a NVIDIA Geforce G 105M discrete graphics card and pre-installed genuine Windows 7 Home Basic operating system.
On the graphics front, the CX700 comes with the high-end ATI Mobility Radeon(TM) HD4330 discrete graphics card (with 512MB or internal DDR2 VRAM), the CX600 has the high-end ATI Mobility Radeon HD4330 discrete graphics card (with 512MB or internal DDR2 VRAM), while the CR400 is equipped with the great performing NVIDIA Geforce 8200MG.
Choices of Intel integrated graphics or NVIDIA discrete graphics combined with options such as an integrated camera, a five-in-one multicard reader, and Vibrant View display, add to its use.
The 16 new additions to the list include 14 discrete graphics chips and two motherboard chipsets for use in desktops, workstations or notebooks.
Intel itself has failed in the area of discrete graphics chips, and discontinued the i740 family, including the newest version, the low-end 752, back in August (CI No 3,728).
The current generation 13-inch and 15-inch MacBook[R] Pro have also been updated with the latest Intel Core processors and powerful discrete graphics from NVIDIA.
The third-generation Spectre X360 will have the latest 8th-generation Intel Core CPU (Kaby Lake-R i7-8850U) with Radeon RX Vega M processor along with an NVIDIA GeForce 150 discrete graphics.

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