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Is it possible to change video cards on laptops?

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Hello there!

It is possible, but need a schematics, for it, and have to be almost the same video card. depending the model, or board.
other than this, ...a new motherboard!
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I have limited gaming capabilites with the current chipset the laptop has. I was wondering if it was possible to buy a graphics card for this model VGN-FZ150E laptop.


Hi ramdomz12,


Unfortunately laptop that enables you to change video card are pretty rare. A standard format called MXM, similar to PCI-E on desktop, exists and enables you to change video card on laptop supporting it, but yours don't.


One thing to keep in mind though, is that if it would have supported it, you probably would have had to change you power supply to support the power requirement needed for the card. Your battery would also have depleted itself a lot faster.


Sorry I could not help; hope it answers your question.


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Greetings sergiu,

If I understand your question right you have a video card, possibly from a desktop, and you want to know if you can put it in your laptop?

If this is the case, regrettably most laptops have video cards built in to the motherboard. In some cases there are units that have replaceable video cards, but these are created differently and have different connections then a standard video card.

Sorry to be the barer of bad news.
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