How to check What graphics card do I have [Methods To check your Graphic card Model]

Graphics cards are a component of computer hardware equipment that enables your monitor to produce images.  The function of the graphics card is to convert the video data or information to electrical signals which are then sent to the computer monitor. Which is how, you are able to see various images on your computer screen.
This post is all about the easiest way to determine and establish which graphics card you have. Listed below are some easy methods that will guide you.

Method 1: By opening DirectX Diagnostic Tool

  1. Press Windows and R keys altogether for opening Run Box.
  2. Continue with writing “dxdiag” inside the given space and press DirectX Diagnostic Tool should now open.

    What graphics card do I have [Methods To check your Graphic card Model]

  3. Click on the Display Pane to view your Graphic Card’s name and various other details such as Manufacturer and Chip type.

Method 2: Opening Device Manager to view graphics card under display adapters

  1. Press Windows and R keys altogether for opening Run Box.
  2. Click on the empty space in the box to type in “devmgmt.msc”. Proceed with clicking on OK which will open the Device Manger Window.

  3. First, search for Display Adapters dialog on the window pop-up. Click on it to expand it and you may now be able to see your graphics card name. However, only the name may be available.


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