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Old Dec 2, 2012, 12:19 PM   #1
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Increase FPS?

I currently have an Early 2011 MacBook Pro 13 inch. I have Windows 7 on bootcamp and I am looking for a way to raise my FPS on games like Skyrim.


Graphics Intel HD Graphics 3000 384 MB
Memory 4 GB 1333 MHz DDR3
Processor 2.7 GHz Intel Core i7
Hard Drive 500GB Serial ATA; 5400 rpm


Is there such a thing out that can raise my graphics(external graphics card)? Or do I need to upgrade something else? Or is it just simply I need more memory in my bootcamp partition?

Thanks in advanced
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Old Dec 2, 2012, 12:53 PM   #2
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My guess is that you need to upgrade to a computer with a dedicated graphics card. That's your best bet for increased FPS.
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Old Dec 2, 2012, 12:56 PM   #3
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Thunderbolt GPUs are available which should improve performance over the inbuilt HD3000 significantly.
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Old Dec 2, 2012, 05:20 PM   #4
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Easiest, quickest and cheapest solution that I'm surprised nobody has mentioned yet;

Lower the settings.
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Old Dec 2, 2012, 05:56 PM   #5
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I currently have an Early 2011 MacBook Pro 13 inch. I have Windows 7 on bootcamp and I am looking for a way to raise my FPS on games like Skyrim.


Graphics Intel HD Graphics 3000 384 MB
Memory 4 GB 1333 MHz DDR3
Processor 2.7 GHz Intel Core i7
Hard Drive 500GB Serial ATA; 5400 rpm


Is there such a thing out that can raise my graphics(external graphics card)? Or do I need to upgrade something else? Or is it just simply I need more memory in my bootcamp partition?

Thanks in advanced
8gb ram = 512mb hd3000. do it.

tip:SSD for much faster computer.
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Old Dec 2, 2012, 05:57 PM   #6
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Easiest, quickest and cheapest solution that I'm surprised nobody has mentioned yet;

Lower the settings.
The most simple and straightforward answer is this.
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