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Old 08-14-2003, 03:48 PM   #1
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Question Compaq presario 2172EA

I would buy this laptop, but I dont't know what is the graphics chip is onboard. Ati mobility radeon is write on HP site but what is the real model?
Ati IGP340? Ati IGP 345? And on this chipset i can run Xfree with 3D acceleration?

Old 08-14-2003, 05:12 PM   #2
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My Compaq 2170US has the 340M chipset. I would assume that the 2172 is the same. I have not tried 3D acceleration yet, but the installation routine on SuSE 8.2 used the VESA drivers with a resolution of 1024x768.


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