Topic Title: How to force AMD discrete graphics in Windows instead of Intel HD 4000?
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Created On: 08/14/2013 01:04 AM
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 08/14/2013 01:04 AM
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matt23nyc@yahoo.com
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Intel HD 4000 image quality looks like crap compared to a discrete card. 

I've tried going HDMI out from my desktop card to the same monitor, and it looks much better than my Intel HD 4000 laptop. 

The laptop has a discrete AMD Radeon HD 7570M, but it seems it can only switch to it for certain applications/games.

Is it possible to use AMD all the time?  I have tried disabling the Intel 4000 device, but it still won't cut over to use AMD.

Thank you in advance.

 

I'm on Windows 8 x64

Sony Vaio

 

 08/14/2013 05:05 AM
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This question should be asked to Sony support. AMD has nothing to do with the workings of individual laptop manufacturers...as a matter of fact, if you read the sticky "updating Mobility drivers', you will see that Sony, Toshiba and others have prevented the use of generic drivers...which is all AMD offers. Sony support forum (google) would be a good place to start. Sony support forum   Sony Insider forum



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Edited: 08/14/2013 at 05:25 AM by stumped
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