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I have not had any luck with the 780/785g chipsets with my 1080p mkv files. I am just wondering who uses integrated and what you are playing, like 1080p mkv, blu-ray iso, divx, or what...
Am looking at new htpc and trying to decide on the i3/h55, amd w/ 880g or wait til this new amd chip comes out that is suppsed to have a gpu built into it like the i3.
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why use integrated in a HTPC? theres alot of cheap video card that are WAY better then integrated.
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Only integrated I would EVER use is the nVidia ION 2.
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Hey! I use the integrated graphics! Never had a problem with it. I don't play many newer games but it does HD video just fine and plays all the games I like.
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i finally whipped my last laptop with integrated graphics at the wall the other day. no more garbage now

new main laptop uses two GTX 480m's in sli, my auxiliary laptop uses a FX go5200

my main desktop uses two 5970's and a GTX 465. and my auxiliary desktop uses a 5870 and a GTX 260
Edited by dracotonisamond - 12/19/10 at 7:31pm
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Live_free View Post
On this forum? No one.
There are a couple here who uses integrated for their secondary build.

Quote:
Originally Posted by xMEATWADx95x View Post
why use integrated in a HTPC? theres alot of cheap video card that are WAY better then integrated.
Intregrated cards can do everything the OP asked. Easily in fact.

Quote:
Originally Posted by kenolak View Post
Hey! I use the integrated graphics! Never had a problem with it. I don't play many newer games but it does HD video just fine and plays all the games I like.
^This.
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I use integrated. On my server
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Live_free View Post
On this forum? No one.
This is the htpc forum so ya.
Quote:
Originally Posted by xMEATWADx95x View Post
why use integrated in a HTPC? theres alot of cheap video card that are WAY better then integrated.
b/c integrated is less heat, noise and power (yes I know there are passive)

Quote:
Originally Posted by kenolak View Post
Hey! I use the integrated graphics! Never had a problem with it. I don't play many newer games but it does HD video just fine and plays all the games I like.
What igp? what kind of movies?

Quote:
Originally Posted by dracotonisamond View Post
new main laptop uses two GTX 480m's in sli, my auxiliary laptop uses a FX go5200

my main desktop uses two 5970's and a GTX 465. and my auxiliary desktop uses a 5870 and a GTX 260
Ya I would love to listen to that during a movie

Quote:
Originally Posted by youra6 View Post
There are a couple here who uses integrated for their secondary build.
Intregrated cards can do everything the OP asked. Easily in fact.
agreed


DUCKIE WHERE ARE YOU to chime in :/ I know you claim they work but for what type of video?
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Well if you count other computers then yeah I do to. MacBookPro has a GeForce 8600M GT with 128mb video ram. WOOOOO!


And that is what I upgraded from. lol
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