How to Check Graphics Card in Windows 11

Want to check your graphic card model or manufacturer? A graphic card is an essential hardware for the computer if you are a gamer or videographer. Your graphic card renders everything you see on your computer. If you want to download a graphic card driver or play any game, you should know your graphic card model.

How to Check Graphics Card in Windows 11

In this article, we will share every method to check the graphic card model in Windows 11.

Method 1: Check your Graphics Card using Windows 11 Settings

You can use default Windows 11 settings to check graphic card details, including the graphic card model and name.

Step 1: Press Windows + I button on your keyboard to open Windows 11 settings.

Step 2: Click on the system in settings.

Click on the system in settings

Step 3: Now click on Display from the right sidebar.

click on Display

Step 4: Scroll down and click on the Advanced display option.

click on the Advanced display option

When you click on the advance option, you can see the graphic card model number and name.

If you are using more than 1 graphic card, you can use 3rd party tools because the Windows default setting will display only primary graphic card details.

Method 2: Use System Information Tool

You can also check graphic card details on your Windows 11 with the system information tool. The tool comes with Windows 11. So you don’t need to download it externally. Here are the steps to access system information.

Step 1: Press Windows + R button on your keyboard to open the Run command box.

Step 2: Now, in the Run command tool, type msinfo32 and then press enter.

This command will open the System Information tool, where you can find every detail about your computer, including your graphic card.

Step 3: In the system information, expand the Components section from the left section. Then, select the Display option.

You will find detail about your graphic card installed on your PC.

Method 3: Use DirectX Diagnostic 

Windows 11 comes with another popular tool called DirectX. DirectX allows you to find details about your graphic card. You don’t need to install DirectX because Windows 11 comes with it manually. You can easily access DirectX diagnostic tool to check all installed graphic cards.

Step 1: Press Windows + R button on your keyboard to open the Run command box.

Step 2: Now, in the Run command tool, type dxdiag and then press enter. This command will open the DirectX Diagnostic tool window on your screen.

type dxdiag in RUN

Step 3: Now, click on the Display button to check information about your primary GPU card.

click on the Display button to check information about your primary GPU

If you want to check all installed graphic card details, then click on render if available.

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Conclusion

If you want to install and play any game, it is very important to check the graphic card model in your Windows 11. We hope now you know your graphic card model.

Rahul Patel
Rahul Patel

Rahul is a blogger and a tech geek. By reviewing the latest technology and finding the solution of pesky errors, he feels immense pleasure. Driven by his innate interest in blogging, he adapted blogging as a full-time profession 4 years ago.

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