Amd Mobile

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    flashing green blocks

    I recently got acces to the beta of geforce NOW. but when I use it my screen becomes green and there are flashing green blocks. this also happens when I visit a Nvidia webpage with a video background. I think it is a video decoding issue but the are no problems on any other platforms like...
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    AMD RX 580 mobile gpu vs gtx 1060 mobile gpu

    I'm looking to get a new gaming laptop. I'm moving to a small apartment and space will be limited. I'm not super knowledgeable on the mobile gpu chips and I don't want to deal with buyers remorse. I'm currently looking at laptops with the 1060,1070 and the rx580 gpus and I was wondering how the...
  3. W

    Laptop dedicated graphics card not being used in games

    Hi I have a Sony VAIO laptop that originally runs on Windows 7 but now runs on Windows 10. It has an Intel i5 2450M processor and AMD Radeon HD 7500M/7600M Series for the graphics card. I am aware that the processor has integrated graphics, this being Intel HD 3000. However, whenever I play...
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    ASUS K550IU RX 460 problem

    TL;DR If you really don't have time to read my post and help me solve my problem just answer me this: can I claim a DOA refund on my laptop if the dedicated GPU isn't working with any games, even though almost everyone else who bought the laptop has bumped into this issue? I apologize in...
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    help me choose laptop, a9 9420, i3 5005u, or a8 7410 with gpu?

    Lenovo Ideapad 100-15IBD Intel Core I3 5005U, RAM 2GB, HDD 500GB, Intel HD Graphics, 15.6" Wide LED, Win 10 Lenovo Ideapad 320-0RID/0SID AMD Dual-Core A9-9420, RAM 4GB, HDD 1TB, DVDRW, AMD Radeon R5 Graphics, Screen 14", DOS Lenovo Ideapad 110-LNID AMD a8 7410, 4GB DDR3, HDD 1TB, AMD...
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    HP ProBook 445 G2 vs HP Notebook - 15-bw084ax?

    HP ProBook 445 G2 vs HP Notebook - 15-bw084ax? Please guide me which system among above two is better, performance wise plus with scope for enhancement in future. I have shared the spec comparative link below. A brief tech spec: Probook 445 G2 (priced at 45-50k) has AMD A10-7300 APU with Radeon™...
  7. W

    Upgrading memory and SSD on Ideapad 320 (80XV00HSUS)

    I am thinking of getting an Ideapad 320, specifically the model with the AMD A9-9420 APU since it's overall better than the Pentium N4200 model in both CPU and GPU. However, I have a couple of questions before I buy. Since I'm a tinkerer, I will want to modify this laptop to my...
  8. Stylin80

    Issues with Booting Compaq Laptop

    Hello there, recently I just got a computer from a friend of mine to be fixed. However, among the many laptops and desktops I've fixed, this is proving to be a rather strange one. It is a Compaq Presario CQ42-304AU, full specification and details of it can be found here ...
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    change my fx 7500 to fx 7600

    can i change my fx 7500 to fx 7600 for acer aspire e5?
  10. Ryathor

    Can someone tell me what is wrong with my laptop?

    I've called the company that the laptop is made by, which is Eurocom, a couple of times about this issue. I looked on the internet virtually all over and am still finding no solution. The laptop fans start blowing fast with really hot air, starts beeping very angrily and the caps lock, num lock...
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    Why would I have a slow down in Gateway NV53 after replacing hard drive with Toshiba 250gig SSD

    Performance degraded when processing larger files after SSD swap for HD. Why would I have a slow down in Gateway NV53 after replacing hard drive with Toshiba 250gig SSD? My cpu is being occupied up to 100% and RAM is fully booked when I use the laptop with my Epson scanner (after about 10-15...
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    Satellite L50-B-25N - AMD ATI R7 M260 GPU issue PCI BUS

    I bought a laptop a few months ago, and now I've just tested the laptop in the games and I noticed a difficult problem. My laptop has the following configuration: Windows 10 Pro x64 Intel I7 5500U @2.40 Ghz GPU 1: Intel HD 5500 (shared memory) GPU 2: AMD R7 m260 with 2GB GDDR3 64bit 16 GB...
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    Intel gpu running in background?

    Hello i have a sony vaio laptop which has an an Amd radeon hd 7650m my cpu is intel i7 3632qm which supports intel 4000hd,the problem is that i cant fint anywhere in my pc the option for switching the gpu when i play World of Warcraft where i have huge fps drops.any suggestions;?
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    How to assign more memory to laptop's apu?

    I have a problem with my gpu's vram, i have a hp pavilion g6 1345ed running windows 10 with a radeon hd 6520g 512mb (apu's gpu) and a radeon hd 7400m 1024mb (dedicated gpu) in crossfire. It's able to run most games at 720p medium/high settings, but some games use a lot more than 512 mb and it...
  15. Vishal_7

    Time to replace the thermal paste ??

    It's been +1 year since my laptop Dell Inspiron 15 3537 has got it's mobo replaced. It's still having the stock shipped thermal paste. And I feel like the temperatures are rising a bit( Upto 78-82 degrees Celsius ). Is it the time to change the thermal paste ? Also the fan is making a weird...
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    AMD HD 7600M Series Overclocking

    I have an HP Pavilion g6 Laptop with: i5-3210m HD7600M 8 GB ram After I searched the internet,I had a result that my hd 7600m series is equivalent to hd 7670m, but with 2 GB of vram. Then I wanted to overclock my gpu but When I use MSI afterburner, it shows that my core and memory clocks are...
  17. Zakham

    Laptop graphic card burnt test

    Hi Tom's Hardware folks, I've been looking around on the internet but can't find an exact answer. I have been using a Dell M4600 for more than four years now and it recently had a significant problem. It shut down and then the screen remained black when I rebooted. I tried using an external...
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    MSI U250 Wind12 Network adapter porblem

    I installed Windows 7 Pro on the laptop and i noticed several things where not working. What i did i downloaded all latest drivers for the laptop through the MSI site. Now everything seems fine except the function key to turn onn or off the network adapter. All function key are working but not...
  19. K

    Laptop for playing MineCraft

    Hello! My son is asking for a "gaming laptop" for Christmas. He's only 9 and will only be using it to play minecraft. Looking to spend around $600 or less. I want it to be able to play minecraft without any issues. I really don't know a whole lot about dedicated graphics cards vs integrated etc...
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    Amd R7 m270 detected as R7 m65

    Hello everyone! I recently bought Dell inspiron 5548 Specs: Core i7 5500u 16gb ram R7 m270 gpu 1tb hdd 5400 rpm (no ssd) No optical drive 15.6 fhd Touchscreen So my problem is I downloaded drivers last night for gpu and system detects my gpu as r7 m265 instead of r7 m270. I downloaded drivers...
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    Does AMD Mobile Graphics Support Freesync?

    Anyone know if M290X and other mobile cards support freesync?
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    Black screen under gpu load

    I have a HP pavilion g7 2269wm, amd a8 4500m with radeon hd on board graphics and 6 gigs of ram. So far my laptop is running great..under normal/light load. However if I try and play a low demand game or run a video or even pull up to many programs the computer will go completely black and the...
  23. hatsamshuz

    AMD mobile drivers

    Hey guys! I'm wondering if anyone is running with 15.x or even 14.x drivers on a dual graphics laptop. I've been running the 13.151 drivers since I got it for an hd 8650g paired with an hd 8670m and well, a year-old driver isn't the best to use. So, I'd like to know if anyone's running newer...
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    Mobile APU Capable of Reasonable Gaming?

    So a couple weeks ago, I ended up buying an Asus X205. It's not very powerful, but it does most of what I need to do just fine, and it gets EPIC battery life. But of course, it can't do everything. It's lacking in some areas. For example, older games tend to run fine. Great, in fact. But try...
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    Budget 13" Laptop with Great Battery Life?

    So in a few months, I'll be going away for a while, and my old laptop won't cut it. Dead battery, crap performance, just overall not great... So I've been looking at these "budget" offerings from HP and Asus, and for the money, they seem pretty good. I don't care about a ton of performance...
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    Help me buying the best possible laptop within 800$ (50,000INR) in India

    I'm super confused as to which laptop i should buy. I have the following criteria : 1. Must be durable. I don't want to throw away my laptop after a year or so. 2. My primary use will be for gaming, AutoCAD works, java c and c ++ programming (nothing intensive) and little bit of work with game...
  27. Racinglife12

    Acer Aspire CPU Upgrade

    I have a question I have a Acer Aspire 3005WLMi with a AMD Mobile Sempron 3300+ CPU I want to upgrade it. I would love to have a AMD Mobile Athlon 4000+ in it. But can i upgrade it to a cpu that isnt for the 756M socket?? I saw some dual cores and they had all AM1 sockets and such. So does...
  28. Mecharon1

    Troubleshooting an AMD mobile graphics card

    I have a Samsung Ativ Book 8, and I have for a year now. Among other things, it has an AMD Radeon HD 8700M graphics card, which I regularly use to play video games. Recently, I was in the device manager of Windows 8.1, and I checked for an update for the device's drivers. I was expecting an...
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    Radeon 8970m vs R9-M290X ?

    Apparently it's a very close call, but the R9-M290X offers better performance. I'm hesitating between a 17.3 MSI with 8970m and a 15.6 one with R9-M290X . (both are the same models) Apparently it is just a rebrand but I really need to know if it's worth it. Is it worth "sacrificing" the screen...
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    Is this laptop a good upgrade over my Samsung laptop

    I currently own a Samsung laptop I use for on-the-go computer work (photoshop, email, word processing, youtube streaming) with an Intel Core i5 3230M processor, 8 gigs of RAM, Intel HD 4000 graphics, and a 120 gb Intel 520 SSD. The problem with this laptop is that when I put the SSD into the...
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    A8-7100P vs A8-6410 vs i5-4210U

    Title explain itself, all three are $500 and 8gb of ram, the A8-6410 is an HP pavillion and has touchscreen (not very important for me) and the two others are Acer Aspires. Will use essentially for college work but also for light gaming like League of Legends and some others games (mostly...
  32. zachparr2442

    Sager NP9150 Switchable Graphics

    So i just got this Sager np9150 with the 7970m and everytime i run 3d mark it says im useing the intell graphcis, no i havent play any games or anything yet i want to know is this normal or how to i turn the switchable graphics off to run only my 7970m
  33. K

    Help picking a light gaming working notebook

    Hellow everyone I'm hurry for buying a notebook for working (creo parametric, office and light gamming) and I dont know the big diference between Intel 3° and 4° generation or the amd I found on the stores a lenovo with a i3 3110m and a i5 3337 , the i3 is a lenovo with 4gb ram and a nvidia 740...
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    Gaming Laptop for under 1000

    Hello guys, I finally have the opportunity to buy my self a decent gaming laptop. I know that a desktop is highly what would need for gaming and for later on upgrades but i dont live at my own house so i cant have a laptop. Can you guys recomend me a laptop for gaming from this site...
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    Laptop Will Only Use Intel Graphics

    I'm using an HP Pavilion 15-e048nr laptop with an Intel i7-4702MQ processor with Intel 4600 graphics along with an AMD 8670M GPU. For some reason, everytime I disable my Intel graphics, I get an error message about my AMD card not having any drivers and I get about 3 fps in WoW. So I...
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    (i5 with a dedicated) or (A10 with a Discrete-class)?

    I'm very confused in choosing my new laptop, but I have now a choice of two models which are: HP envy 15.6'' - m6-1205dx *AMD A10 2.3GHz up to 3.2GHz AMD Quad-Core A10-4600M Accelerated Processor. *AMD Radeon HD 7660G Discrete-Class graphics and up to 3053MB DDR5. *6GB ram DDR3. Dell...
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    Should I trade in i7 for A10?

    Hello everyone. I currently have an ASUS K55vm-SX086D. My friend is looking to buy a laptop and he wants to buy mine second hand. Given that my sale price will be around the same as the laptop below, would it make sense to sell this one (it's over a year old now) and buy that? This is the laptop...
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    MSI GX70 VS Lenovo IdeaPad Y510p

    I want to know which of these laptops would be the best laptop to buy for gaming
  39. K

    MSI GX60 or Lenovo Ideapad Y510

    I will mainly use this for gaming and some school. I am edging towards the GX60 because I customized it on xoticpc. I have 16GB RAM, 1 TB + 750GB. And for the lenovo I have only 16GB RAM upgraded. I have heard that the GX60's CPU bottlenecks the computer. But the Y510 has dual Nvidia Geforce...
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    How to find graphic card update

    Hello, I wanted to check out if I had any new updates for my graphic card and then went to AMD's webpage. I searched for "Radeon HD 8750M 2GB" but couldn't find anything. Then I tried the "Radeon HD 8xxxM Series" but that didn't help. What am I doing wrong here? - Could someone help me find the...
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    MSI GX70 strong enough for gaming and streaming games?

    Hy I need help with buying a gaming laptop. I will use for hard gaming and streaming to twitch.tv http://www.computeruniverse.net/products/90530291/msi-gx70-a10897287-a10-5750m.asp Is the CPU power enough for playing games and streaming? I want to play new games but i will stream only League...
  42. A

    HD 8670m can run CS:GO on high settings with decent FPS?

    Hello everyone, I'm new here but I have been learning from tomshardware forums for about 6 months. I'm getting a new laptop for university work and entertainment reasons. The only game which I play most is CS:GO and CS 1.6. I'm currently looking at this laptop...
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    Lenovo Ideapad z585 + 2GB Radeon HD 7670m ... DDR3, or GDDR5 vRAM?

    Hi, and thanks for reading. I appreciate any replies :) I am looking into buying this laptop: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16834312434 My only concern is that the 2GB Radeon HD 7670 may have DDR3 instead of GDDR5. Basically I just want to know so that I don't I put...
  44. A

    Laptop upgrade to run Skyrim

    Hi, I'm new to Tom's hardware but wanted to ask: I'm on a Toshiba Satellite C655d Running Windows 8 x64 with 2gb of DDR3 RAM Radeon 4200HD with 256mb of RAM and amd v120 processor clocked at 2.20 GHz 250gb hardrive at 5400 RPM I'm wondering what kind of upgrades I can make to this computer to...
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    Help me decide between this two MSI laptops

    Greetings everybody! Introduction to the issue This is the thing; I'm actually using a desktop with a Q8400 processor, 4GB RAM and a GTX 560 Ti, that I use for gaming (bf3, me3 and similar) but also for work (graphic design programs like photoshop, illustrator or flash and also video editing)...
  46. K

    Amd turion x2 review

    Hello, which AMD mobile processor is better than Intel® Core™ i7-820QM