graphics driver


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graphics driver

[′graf·iks ‚drīv·ər]
(computer science)
A series of instructions that activates a graphics device, such as a display screen or plotter.

video driver

The software that links the operating system to a particular graphics card. Video drivers are typically written by the vendor of the card. See driver and display adapter.
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Intel PreProduction ICL U4+2 15W Configuration (Assumptions):, Processor: Intel[R] Core(TM) i7 (ICL-U 4+2) PL1=15W TDP, 4C8T, Memory: 2x8GB LPDDR4-3733 2Rx8, Storage: Intel[R] 760p m.2 PCIe NVMe SSD with AHCI Microsoft driver, Display Resolution: 3840x2160 eDP Panel 12.5", OS: Windows* 10 RS5-17763.316, Graphics driver: PROD-H-RELEASES_ICL-PV-2019-04-09-1006832.
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