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Sheepmolo Sheepmolo is offline
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Default intel GMA 950 driver - 10-02-2008, 10:21 PM

Hello, I was wondering how you would update the dell mini's GMA 950 driver. I heard some games are playable/plays better after updating the driver. Personally, I've never owned an intel or integrated graphics card, and this is my first laptop so I was wondering if updating driver is as same as updating one for pc (dl driver, install, restart) or is it bit different. Intel GMA's driver site got me confused a bit because apparently there are multiple versions of GMA 950 depending on what kind of mobo it's on. direct link to the driver would be appreciated. Thanks in advance.

p.s. I don't own the dell mini 9 yet, I've ordered it on Sept 21, and estimated delivery date is October 27th (kinda ridiculous) and it's been in production stage since September 26th (what's taking them so long?!)
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Default Re: intel GMA 950 driver - 10-03-2008, 02:47 AM

This is the one you'll want. Just download and install.
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Default Re: intel GMA 950 driver - 10-03-2008, 04:26 PM

How does this driver differ from the one available from Dell?

The date reads as 2/15/2008 so I'm lead to believe that Dell might be giving us the same thing in their own packaging, unless I'm reading it wrong or something.

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Default Re: intel GMA 950 driver - 10-03-2008, 06:49 PM

Yes, it's the exact same driver version as the one currently shipping with the Mini.

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