Check Video Card Specifications in Windows 8
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- 3For example, it will tell us the "Current Date/Time", "Computer Name", "Operating System", "Language", and so on. The noteworthy information here is "DirectX Version" at the bottom of the list. In this case, it's "DirectX 11".The DirectX Diagnostic Tool will tell us all the information about our system.
- 4Once here, we will see that on the left side of the window, there is a device section. Here, we can see the "Name" of the video card, "Manufacturer", "Chip Type", "DAC type", "Device Type", "Approx. Total Memory" and "Current Display Mode". If we need to update the drivers, we can use this information to download the desired software.To see the actual information about the video card, click the "Display" tab.
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