Changing graphics card on an all-in-one PC

By Ambiguous
Aug 17, 2012
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  1. Hey guys I was wondering if it's a good idea to change my graphics card, in my all in one pc Acer Aspire Z5771, the specs is exactly the same as this

    Would you guys recommend which graphics card are suitable for my pc, one suitable for gaming. :)
  2. slh28

    slh28 TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,706   +170

    It's pretty much impossible to change graphics cards on AIO PC's, you can't just plug in a normal PCI-E desktop GPU. Unfortunately that's one of the downsides of buying them.
  3. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,244   +234

    You do have a choice of attaching a TV. If you have an HDMI connection you might be able to use that. Like many laptops, you can't change that video chip. It is not a removable card
  4. Zen

    Zen TechSpot Paladin Posts: 861   +45

    I'm afraid that I as well have to sing the same song as both slh28 and Tmagic are signing! And that is with the type of computer you picked out, a video card change out is almost next to impossible! So I hate to say your basically stuck with what you've got. I guess possibly go with the option that Tmagic brought up, maybe run with HDMI and see what that does for you!

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