display adapter

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(computer science) an electronic device that converts information in memory to video output to a display

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The graphics controller is now an important component and how you plan to use the PC will help you decide what kind of controller to choose.
This new video graphics controller is compliant with all VESA standards for power management and plug-and-play convenience.
Its high performance DX9-class graphics controller from ATI delivers an impressive multimedia user experience.
The systems will be used in the engineering and production test of next-generation video graphics controllers used in LCD and HDTV applications.
ATI's premier stature in the graphics controller market coincides with Planar's stature in diagnostic imaging displays.
Planar's DA4 architecture is designed to connect to multiple graphics controllers to support multiple head configurations and provide the versatility to view multi-modality studies.
The adoption of PCTV was slowed in its early years by limited OS, CPU, memory, and graphics controller support, and costs were likewise a challenge.
As part of the EPSON family of companies, and in keeping with Epson's emphasis and reputation as a quality supplier of low power semiconductors, the Vancouver Design Center's focus is on developing the world's best low-power LCD graphics controller chips for customers designing mobile and embedded systems products.
The Evo N610c delivers superior graphics performance by using the ATI Mobility Radeon 7500 graphics controller with 32 MB of Dynamic Data Rate SDRAM, which handles intensive 2D and 3D graphics tasks required by CAD and multimedia applications.
To date, the graphics controller output signals that drive the display monitor have not been well defined.
As part of the EPSON family of companies, and in keeping with EPSON's emphasis and reputation as a quality supplier of low-power semiconductors, the Vancouver Design Center's focus is on developing the world's best low-power LCD graphics controller chips for customers designing mobile and embedded systems products.
Epson Research and Development Vancouver Design Center (ERDVDC), a world leader in energy-saving graphics controller chips for embedded systems and handheld devices, announced that its popular line of LCD Controllers are now supported by HandEra's QVGA Application Program interface (API) set.