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The Intel video driver ({{package|x11-drivers/xf86-video-intel}} supports [[Wikipedia:Intel_GMA|Intel GMA]] and [[Wikipedia:Intel_HD_and_Iris_Graphics|Intel HD]] graphics processors, which are found in laptops and desktop systems.
=== Nvidia NVIDIA ===
Users can choose between Open (nouveau) and Closed-Source {{package|x11-drivers/nvidia-drivers}} video drivers. Open nouveau drivers are preferred as many kernels conflict with closed-source drivers.
 
==== Cards ====
* '''NEED TABLE''': nouveau + nvidia-drivers versions, hardware gen, required VIDEO_CARDS variable
 
==== {{Package|x11-drivers/xf86-video-nouveau}} ====
Open source drivers:
{{file|name=/etc/portage/make.conf|lang=|desc=set video global variable|body=
VIDEO_CARDS="nouveau"
}}
 
==== {{Package|x11-drivers/nvidia-drivers}}====
Closed source drivers:
{{file|name=/etc/portage/make.conf|lang=|desc=set video global variable|body=
VIDEO_CARDS="nvidia"
}}
 
see [[Uvesafb]] for framebuffering.
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