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Why don't some computers have graphics cards?
Some computers don't have graphics cards, but all computers do have a graphics processor. In some systems, it just isn't a card you plug into the motherboard.

Some budget computer systems have what is known as "On-Board" graphics chips. This means the graphics processor is built into the motherboard. There is no removable or upgradable card. Often, the graphics memory is shared with the main system memory, which makes them less suitable for 3D gaming use.

Most people don't need a high end graphics card. For them, an on-board chip is enough power since they would probably never truly tax their systems. However, for best 3D performance during gaming and other 3D tasks, a graphics card with a large amount of separate memory and fast processing is essential.

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