This article will guide you on how to force BlueStacks to run on your computer graphics card dedicatedly.
You may use dedicated computer graphics for a better gaming experience.
BlueStacks Versions affected
Version: 188.8.131.529 and above
- Click on the gear icon on the top bar as shown below.
- Click on Settings.
- Click on 'Engine'. On this page, you will see "Use dedicated computer graphics" checkbox.
- BlueStacks app player will prioritize and use the dedicated graphics card of your machine. The checkbox is ticked by default.
Note: Using Dedicated Computer Graphics will provide better performance in applications.
- You may uncheck the dedicated computer graphics option to not force the usage of your graphics card. This will, in turn, let Windows prioritize.
Please note: Switching between dedicated & integrated cards will work only on machines having dual graphics cards.
In cases of machines with only a single graphics card, selecting this option will not have any effect on BlueStacks.
You may also refer to the article on how to switch graphics card in BlueStacks. Switching to a dedicated graphics card
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Last updated on January 07, 2019.