Onboard graphics ok for Photoshop?

  oxfo 20:14 02 Mar 2006
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I am thinking of building a PC for my daughter so she can learn the basics of Adobe Photoshop CS.My previous builds/upgrades have usually been done because myself or my son have wanted to play the latest games in all their detail so have had high-end graphics cards installed.To save cash I wonder if there are any motherboards with suitable onboard graphic chips.Anyone help please?

  Diodorus Siculus 20:25 02 Mar 2006

If you can dedicate 128mb on board graphics to it, there should be no problem.

But if you get a PC with an AGP slot, you can get a perfectly adequate card for about £30 or so.

  Taw® 20:54 02 Mar 2006

Agree with Diodorus Siculus it would cost so little to put a reasonable graphics card in.

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