ASUS A42J Vx040d possible graphic card upgrade?

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  1. hadezboy

    hadezboy Newbie

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    I have an ASUS A42J series vx040d model

    It has 2 graphic cards on it an Interl(R) HD Graphics and a Geforce GT 335m

    These are the specs:

    Intel Core i5-450M (2.40 GHz, 3MB L3 Cache, up to 2.53 GHz)

    Mobile Intel HM55 Express Chipset

    nVidia GeForce GT 335M (1GB GDDR3) & Intel(R) HD Graphics

    14 inch WXGA (1366x768)

    4 GB DDR3


    Tell me if any extra info is needed thx in advance
     
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    ALLurGroceries http://chromebookbuyer.com Super Moderator

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    hadezboy Newbie

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    so it's impossible to swap both the Nvidia gt335 and the Intel(R) HD graphics?

    Sorry hav no knowledge in computers at all ><
     
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    tilleroftheearth Wisdom listens quietly...

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    If the gpu's are integrated, that means you would need a new motherboard with new/better integrated gpu's to 'upgrade' from what you have. Making sure that all other port locations and other physical and electrical specifications are met. Definitely not a cost effective way to get slightly higher performance from your current chassis/screen/keyboard combo.

    Much better use of your time and energy is to sell what you have now and buy what you really need (either new or used).

    Good luck.
     
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    thx alot guys lol will do
     
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