Toshiba® Portégé M780 Drivers
Toshiba Portégé M780 is a laptop with advanced features and support for HD graphics. It is powered by the Intel Core i5 processor 2.4 GHz with 64 bit computing, dual core technology and turbo speed up to 2.93 GHZ. The processor is coupled with a 8 GB DDR3 memory module at 1066 MHz to offer advanced multitasking and high end computing performance experience. It uses the integrated Intel HD graphics processor with Dynamic Video Memory technology 5.0 and a 1240 MB RAM to provide HD graphics on its 12.1 inch LED backlit, TFT active matrix display. The other features include Mobile Intel QM57 Express chipset, Intel Turbo Boost Technology, integrated camera, sound card, DVD±RW, 250GB serial ATA hard disk, multi card reader, Windows 7 OS and a six cell Lithium ion battery.
- Importance of drivers
- Laptop drivers
- Installation of compatible drivers
Importance of drivers
Programs that help in the functioning of all the hardware devices installed in Toshiba Portégé M780 are called drivers. The drivers act as a communication link between the operating system or the application that makes use of the installed hardware devices. You should install driver programs for all the devices of your laptop. In order to ensure smooth functioning of all the installed hardware devices in your computer, drivers are important.
The different drivers installed in your Toshiba Portégé M780 are chipset driver, graphics card driver, touch pad driver audio card driver, optical device driver, Bluetooth driver, LAN driver and camera driver. You should install drivers for your computer for the OS to recognize the installed hardware devices and to ensure perfect and smooth communication of Windows 7 with the devices.
You should install only compatible device drivers to ensure the proper functioning of all the hardware devices installed in your laptop. You can make sure of the hardware compatibility by installing the hardware model and make specific driver. Also, check for the OS compatibility of drivers to make sure of interaction between the OS and driver.