Processor specifically designed to perform fast memory manipulation, with instructions specifically tailored to handle computer graphics processing and rendering

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To use GPU computation with hh.exe

I would like to improve the search speed in my CHM documents in Windows 10 by GPU computation (etc NVIDIA 970): for visualizing the search matches in many views I cannot agree with the comment ...
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Which GPU runs my game and how to switch it

I know this has been asked already in one or another way but somehow reading all the posts did not quite help me. So, I have got a Laptop with two GPUs (Intel HD Graphics 4000 and AMD Radeon HD 7970M)...
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What is the worst that can happen if you over clock CPU or GPU? [duplicate]

What can actually happen if CPU or GPU is over clocked? Many people over clock their CPU so much it 'toasts'. What do they mean by toast. Does it really go up in flames or does it just stop working. ...
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GPU Slots in Computer [closed]

Where are the GPU slots for this particular computer and how many can the computer fit? There is 1 more slot below the current gpu (labled msi) but I am unsure if it can fit the same size as the gpu ...
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Gaming Laptop with only Cooling Pad

My 4 year old gaming laptop (15.6" Sager) started having GPU fan troubles a few weeks ago. It has now gotten to the point where the GPU fan is so loud I cannot use it without headphones. I have ...
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How is work divided between the GPU and the CPU? [duplicate]

When a game runs (had no better example), There is the storage of the world (shapes and stuff in space where the GPU looks to find its much-needed variables, right?), computation of physics, which ...
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Problems with boot time, screen resolution after installing new graphics card

Today I installed a GPU into my computer in anticipation of the new Star Wars Battlefront. Installation went well, but a couple problems have popped up. First, boot time is very slow and buggy. I ...
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Laptop dedicated GPU - performace drop / variable performance

Laptop GPUs (dedicated and integrated) are driving me crazy ever since I got this computer. I've searched thousands of forums and potential solutions and I couldn't find anything that solves my ...
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Eclipse Mars slows down Windows 7 interface

On a two pretty modern PCs I recently started to experience a strange problem. When I run Eclipse Mars, the Windows 7 GUI suddenly slows down, i.e. scrolling in Chrome, dragging the windows etc. I'd ...
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A couple of questions regarding gpu/igpu/apu

I am running Intel HD5500 as my gpu. Am I understanding correctly in that this is an IGPU, meaning that my gpu is integrated into my cpu as one unit? In addition, is an IGPU and an APU the same thing? ...
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AOC 4k monitor configuration

I just purchased a 4k AOC U2898 and am having a couple problems setting it up. I have a GTX 770 and am running the monitor through display port. I am having two problems (that are likely related): I ...
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What happens when the GPU memory is not enough?

Let say I have a GPU with memory of 1GB, but my application requires 2GB of video card memory, what will happen when I run the program? Does the application take the memory from RAM? How does it ...
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Using integrated GPU to render Linux desktop instead of my dedicated GPU

I'm trying to set my CPU integrated GPU as the default one for rendering. I also have a dedicated R9 280. I'm doing this to pci passthrough the R9 to my windows VM to play games. Looks like you must ...
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Does the boot start of a PC (POST) use the discrete GPU to render the black-and-white text?

Background of the question: My PC no longer POSTs; no sounds and lights appear at all (I.e., no reaction whatsoever after pressing the power button). I want to isolate the component that is likely ...
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How to use inbuilt GPU and external GPU at the same time?

I was trying to record a video of a game. I use an external GPU all the time, but I have inbuilt graphics (that I turned off). So I'm just wondering if I could use the inbuilt graphics for recording ...
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Which would be better to overclock VRAM or GPU for gaining performance boost?

I have an AMD Radeon HD7750 Saphire 1GB GDDR5 Edition which is getting pretty outdated and I don't have enough money to get another video card. To solve this I started OC-ing it using CCC. The thing ...
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Is it possible to run a third GPU next to a 2-Way SLI?

Is it possible to run a third GPU of the same type alongside two SLI-connected GPUs? I want to set up a 3-Way SLI system but my GTX660s don't support this. Does anyone have experience setting up a ...
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How can I combine CPU & GPU Graphics for better performance?

Can I "combine" the power of my GPU with my CPU to get more FPS in games and more power for programs ? CPU: Intel i5 4690K which is OC'd to 4.3Ghz with the box cooler GPU: AMD Radeon HD 7750 Saphire ...
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Can I use a Nvidia Tegra K1 SoC with a normal motherboard?

Is it possible to use a Nvidia Tegra K1 SoC with a normal motherboard? Context: For a project, we are trying to do real-time analysis of MEG data. We are using QNX for our RTOS. We'd like to utilize ...
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What is this thing on top of my GPU? (Looks like paper)

Today I disassembled my laptop for the first time, to clean it from dusts and replace its thermal paste. But when I remove the cooling system, I saw something different in my GPU, it looks like paper,...
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After repairing my computer is there anyway I can know its fully functioning? [duplicate]

I dropped my laptop from approximately 1 foot in the air and it was subsequently repaired by a computer technician. He said there was some damage to the GPU. But after being repaired, I think the ...
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Is it thermal paste conducting heat from integrated GPU? Why is it different from CPU's thermal paste?

I have an Asus eee pc 1015ped. Upon disassembly I've found out the heat sink cools 2 chips. The one on the left is obviously the CPU and the one on the right is the integrated GPU I assume. And ...
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GPU temperature very high

hope you can help. I've sold my main problems using info from the site. I have a HP laptop Pavilion g7 with AMD A8-4500 APU with radeon(tm) graphics 1.90 ghz, 4.00 gb, 64-bit OS, win8.1. The GPU temp ...
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ASUS GPU Tweak II tells me my used VRAM is a negative number

ASUS GPU Tweak II tells me my used VRAM is a negative number. Is there a way to fix this?
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Has my CPU Intel Xeon E5-2650 integrated graphics?

I need to mod my GPU with a custom cooling-system, and wanted to know if I can simply run my PC without the GPU in it. It seems like I should be searching for terms like "integrated graphics", "CPU ...
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Monitoring GPU activity

I would like to be able to monitor my GPU but not in the way I have found around the internet. I would like to check what my GPU does when I get an error in a lot of games and the game crashes. ...
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Why is the temperature of my GPU so high?

A while a go I bought a used fairly old ATI card to replace my previous card which broke. It works completely but the temperatures goes quite high unless I crank up the fans. With 40% fan speed, ...
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Why is my GPU overheating?

My computer’s GPU is overheating and here are some of the stats: It gets up to 60°C when playing on a game and the fans go up to 5k+ RPM. Fan configuration: Top: 2 Blowing Out Back: 1 Blowing Out ...
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Can I put an AMD APU and an Nvidia GPU in the same computer

As the title says, can I put an AMD APU Procesor and an Nvidia GPU in the same PC? These kinda bugs me because the APU I’ll be buying has the power of an AMD R9 240 I think. And I know that Nvidia ...
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Lenovo 3 14, Intel 5500U, HDMI -> Maximum Resolution

I've got the machine listed in the title, a Lenovo 3 14, Intel 5500U, HDMI. I just asked Lenovo technical support to see what kind of display I could attach. I'm thinking about buying a high res ...
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Why does Chrome cause very high GPU load in full screen?

My operating system is Ubuntu 15.04. Since a few weeks I have an annoying problem with google chrome. Whenever I'm switching to full screen mode - be it a video, a flash application or anything else - ...
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Is my recently acquired GPU broken?

A little more than a week ago, I acquired an ASUS Strix GTX970 4GB OC. I've been noticing alot of sporadic stuttering whilst playing games and I'm kind of puzzled to what it could be. Very frustrating....
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Can a dedicated GPU use/share system RAM in addtion to the VRAM included with it?

The Macbook Pro laptop, running OS X, has a AMD GPU which includes VRAM of 256 MB. Is it possible for the machine to run an application that requires 512 MB video memory by sharing some of the system ...
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Understanding multi-displays, multi GPUs in Windows 10

My laptop has two GPUs: an NVidia GT630M and an integrated Intel HD4000. Both are able, on their own, to drive up to two displays. I thought that, wow, I could use three displays with my laptop (the ...
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Is there any utilization of “GPU in CPU” (e.g. skylake) if there is stand alone GPU in the computer?

Intel dedicated roughly half of the die space, on their newest Skylake processor, to the GPU. Is there any utilization of that GPU, when there is a graphic card in a desktop computer? Are there ...
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Strange colored flashing boxes appearing at the top left in games

A few days ago I configured/tuned my graphics settings (HD 5970, a Dual-GPU Card) because I noticed that all games my second GPU was idling (noticed it thanks to GPU-Z/MSI Afterburner). At some point ...
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Random artifacting during games after replacing GPU

So I bought a GTX 970 after about 4 weeks of use it started to artifact at desktop and the drivers kept crashing. Updated drivers, reformatted drives, nothing fixed it so I replaced it with a GTX 980. ...
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Windows remove hidden cpuminer sgminer and gpuminer [duplicate]

I found that I have and undesired gpuminer and cpuminer installed on my Windows 7 pc that is consuming a lot of my CPU and overheating my GPU even when its not in use (no gpu consumer application ...
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Does the memory type of a GPU and a Motherboard need to match?

I'm on the edge of building a pc and I have a question. I want to buy the AMD Radeon R9 390X Gaming 8GB GDDR5 witch has GDDR5 Memory in it and I want to buy the MSI 970 Gaming witch supports DDR3 ...
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Stuck at 640x480 resolution on AMD 6800 series

Okay. Here's my problem. I am currently running an AMD 6860 GPU with two display outputs. One of them is a projector which connects through HDMI; the other is a monitor which connects through DVI. ...
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Is it bad/dangerous/damaging to set laptop fan speed to max all the time? [duplicate]

I use HWiNFO to set my fan speed to maximum (the maximum provided in HWiNFO, there may be higher speeds) all the time I am using my laptop to cool the processor and GPU while video editing and playing ...
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can i add a graphics card to this laptop?

I have an HP Envy 15 laptop with specs at http://www8.hp.com/h20195/v2/GetPDF.aspx/c04514967.pdf . I want to add a GPU to the free PCI Express x1. There are two issues, one that the GPU's generally ...
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Graphics card doesn't output

I had a fully working computer set up with a Corsair CX600M PSU, and a Radeon HD 5450 GPU, but I needed a more powerful GPU, so I bought a Gigabyte R9 280x, (This one: http://www.gigabyte.com/products/...
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Does 60 fps w/ vertical sync enabled imply 60hz monitor?

I get a flat 60 FPS with my new supposed 144Hz monitor with vertical sync enabled. Shouldn't I get 144 FPS if the monitor is 144Hz? With vsync off the GPU is pushing out 200+ fps. I don't care ...
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big long gpu may be too unsupported in the back

my gpu is big and long, and in the back, away from the output slots, it sags down a tiny bit, because of the flexible silicone and it being heavy in the back i guess. I stand my tower upright. Does it ...
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Desktop overheating room, is it CPU, GPU, or PSU?

If my door is shut, my computer turns my room into an oven, it's that bad. I'm hoping replacing a part will resolve the issue. Here's some specs: CPU: AMD FX 8320 Eight core GPU: AMD Radeon 6670 PSU: ...
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Brand new rig experiencing terrible fps lag in games. Tried everything I can think of to fix it

I have an entirely new computer SPECS HERE (except for the ram which is ~5 years old) that has been running great. Today however, every game I play has been experiencing lag that makes them nearly ...
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Is a Dedicated Graphics Card plugged in via PCI port an “external” GPU?

According to Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Graphics_processing_unit#GPU_forms there are different forms of GPU's. Dedicated and external are amongst the different forms. According to this ...
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Games don't work on the DX9

I have an HP DV6-3040ew laptop. About 6 months ago I had problems with GPU. Many BSODs, in Device Manager the GPU was signed as "turned off" because the system cannot turn on this device. I tried to ...
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What's the difference between graphics solutions and a graphics processing unit? [closed]

I was told to do a presentation on GPU and was told to focus on the major types of graphics solutions, disadvantages and advantages of the graphics solutions and the different features on each one. I'...