Would I be able to upgrade graphics on C640?

By Spleenharvester
Dec 31, 2008
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  1. I am tempted to get a dell C640, is there a slot I could fit a mobile graphics card in? I am new to this laptop stuff so don't really understand much :eek: thanks.
  2. CCT

    CCT Newcomer, in training Posts: 3,556

  3. Spleenharvester

    Spleenharvester TechSpot Enthusiast Topic Starter Posts: 146

    hmm, here they're saying you can fit an fx 5700 go - there must be something that can be put in the mini-pci slot?:confused:
  4. CCT

    CCT Newcomer, in training Posts: 3,556

    I believe they are talking abiout the PCI card slot in the C/Dock II.
  5. Spleenharvester

    Spleenharvester TechSpot Enthusiast Topic Starter Posts: 146

    ah. Would I still be able to replace the wireless card with graphics, or can nothing more be done?
  6. CCT

    CCT Newcomer, in training Posts: 3,556

    Just Google 'mini-pci graphics card' and you'll know more than me about this.

    :)
  7. LookinAround

    LookinAround TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 8,358   +167

    Be forewarned...

    Is not that what you ask is impossible vs may not be as simple as "pop in a card and it works" as you;re used to. Has the potential to require work (as well as debugging and experience at it)

    see here and note thread includes more recent posts in 2008
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