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Chapter 8. Video Displays and Graphics C... > Foundation Topics: Video (Graphics) ...

Foundation Topics: Video (Graphics) Card Types

The video card (also known as the graphics card or graphics accelerator card) is an add-on card (or circuit on the motherboard of portable computers and some desktop computers) that creates the image you see on the monitor. No video card means no picture.

Currently, video cards use the following bus types:


  

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