Iris Plus Graphics Fujitsu-Siemens Esprimo Mobile M The only thing that’s holding me back is the GMA x Feb 2, 3: My disappointment with the new video came when I tried to run some of the older games the kids have on the the equipped MacBook. Toshiba Satellite Pro LF:

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It even plays i HD clips off of Apple’s trailers website perfectly smoothly. Intel Celeron Dual-Core T, There is no “alternative driver” for Intel GPUs.

What type of video processor is provided by the MacBook? Is it upgradable?:

Iris Plus Graphics However, a lot of my fellow Mac users are telling me that I’m crazy to buy a Mac with Intel graphics. Apple Watch Speciality level out of ten: Those with more demanding needs would be better served by a MacBook Pro.

I only use iMovie and iDVD about twice a year for a week or two, but still, I’d like everything to work.

I’m not really sure why your friends would say otherwise. I have run a lot of programs on here–some low-end games, using bootcamp, photoshop, VM Fusion this one has given me some trouble, but I believe this is a RAM issue ; What programs mabook you going to be running on the MacBook?


Is this video card(GMA X) in a MacBook any good? – PC/Mac/Linux Society – GameSpot

For gaming in particular, the always dependable MacWorld found that: HP Compaq Presario Ct: They had it for 3 full days and when we went to pick it up, it looked like a brand new machine. There must be a reason why Apple changed the graphics macnook their low end white Macbook.

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You can try a later kernel with sudo apt-get install linux-image-generic-lts-wily Note that this might x33100 certain peripherals such as WiFi or sound, but booting back into the older kernel and uninstalling should fix any problems. Oso Grande Oso Grande. I think the blackbook is a good deal.

Mobility Radeon HD So that was a pleasant surprise. Feb 5, 4: Use of any content or images without expressed permission is not allowed, although links to any page are welcomed and appreciated.

Intel Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) X3100

Hard core gamers will still want to steer clear of the MacBook line, but if you play games macbooj occasionally or you tend to play games that are only moderately graphics-processor-intensive, you’ll definitely benefit from the MacBooks’ new graphics chip. Samsung Q45 Aura T Duke: Quality journalism is made possible by advertising.


It is the successor of GMA In synthetic benchmarks, ArsTechnica noted:. Unfortunately, we ended up having to take my wife’s MB in to the Apple store a few weeks ago because of cracking plastic. You can get away with some pretty dated games that have low requirements We show the least amount of ads whenever possible.

Can anyone give the definitive truth on this? Sign up or log in Sign up using Google. Jan 30, 9: HD Graphics Braswell.

Fujitsu-Siemens Esprimo Mobile U However, Spore on its lowest settings is choppy, Company of Heroes on its lowest settings is unbearably choppy and realistically unplayable, World of Warcraft is choppy and almost unplayable, Command of Mcbook Generals on its lowest setting is fine.