10.50.08 AMWhat Graphic Card? How to check your Graphic Card on Windows 8 (3 Methods)
Don’t know what graphic card you are using? Use this guide to find out what video card sits in your PC on Windows 8
Graphics Card and Key terms to understand your graphics card
A video card, display card, graphics card, or graphics adapter generates a feed of output images to a display. Now a days, every processor has some inbuild onboard graphics card. Alternatively, we can add graphics card of owr own to enjoy rich multimedia contents. Every motherboard since 1990 maintains separate slot for installing graphics card or adapter.
There are few key terms to understand your graphics card installed in your PC.
How to check graphic card information
Several options are open to know graphics card information.like,
Method 1: Using Display Settings
1. Right click on desktop and select Screen resolution .You can also go here by Control panel -> Display->Adjust
2. click Advanced Settings .Graphics card information be popped up in a new window. If you want more information
Method 2: Using Device manager
1. Open the device Manager from control panel by control panel-> device Manager
.2. Search for the Display Adapters in the list. Click the tiny arrow left to the "display
Method 3: Using Third party application program
There are tons of free software available in the internet to explore graphics card information. Unlike windows, they not only provide basic