Forum discussion tagged with AMD.
  1. mizan.08

    Question Which laptop should I get between ThinkBook 14 G2 Intel i5 11 & ThinkBook 14 G3 AMD Ryzen 7 ?

    Office IT asked me to pick one of these - Lenovo ThinkBook 14 G2 Intel Lenovo ThinkBook 14 G3 AMD Ryzen 7 I usually use MS office and browsing and other basic applications. Eye friendly graphics is my priority. I use two 27 inch QHD monitor. AMD one does not have thunderbolt. However, which one...
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    Question So many options! which do I choose for video editing and 3D modelling?

    Hi tom's guide team and all the experts here @COLGeek @rgd1101, @hang-the-9 I need some help in making the right choice and I am confused. I need an RTX 3070, Intel i7 or AMD Ryzen that has enough power for video editing and 3d modelling / rendering without lagging, found a lot of laptops but...
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    Question Windows 10 R9 390 PC stuck 4k@30hz on Samsung TV

    I am currently using a Displayport to HDMI 2.1 cable to connect my r9 390 PC to my Samsung TV. No matter what I try I’ve only been able to get 30hz at 4k. Over the last year I’ve tried USB C adapters, HDMI 2.0, 2.1, and multiple displayport adapters and cables. I’ve conceded to using 1080p to...
  4. Lorenzo Chica

    Solved! Can my laptop handle vr? or which headset will run better on it?

    Ok so I didn't really like to get a 2GB program just for a VR check, so I would rather make the question here, can my ASUS X550ZE laptop work for vr? System specs: Operating System: Windows 10 Home Single Language 64-bit (10.0, Build 19041) System Manufacturer: ASUSTeK...
  5. DJ77

    Solved! A10-9600P Replacement

    I was wondering if I could replace my AMD A10-9600P with another chip. It's for light gaming and a performance boost. I've seen youtube videos on people replacing their AMD chips for another one. But sadly, the videos featured either an older laptop and/or a different socket, etc. I was also...
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    Solved! Graphics card causing lags in screen

    HP Envy 13” X360 Model 8CG8324G5M AMD Ryzen 7 with Vega 10 graphics. I installed drivers for them off of the AMD website following all instructions correctly. Upon restart I found an extreme lag to my screen, meaning it only rendered a single frame every 30 seconds or so. I used safe mode to...
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    Question AMD Ryzen 3 2200G RX 570 problems in Battlefield 5

    Hello, I have this second "budget" setup with AMD Ryzen 3 2200G, RX 570 4gb Sapphire nitro+, Gigabyte B450m motherboard and 16gb ddr4 3200mhz g.skill RAM. I'm having problems in Battlefield 5. I'm playing on medium settings with DX11 on 1080p. I'm getting even 100fps+ but average is 70-80...
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    Solved! Boot devices missing in Samsung BIOS

    When logging into my Samsung laptop with AMD processor, it asked me to log into BIOS. When looking for boot devices, none are showing. It was working 2 days ago. Not dropped or moved.
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    Question BSOD when using/enabling AMD GPU in Lenovo laptop

    Firstly, hope you have a good day kind sir and miss beautiful. My Lenovo laptop model Ideapad 300-15ISK goes into BSOD boot. Then I found out that the problem lies on the GPU which is Radeon R5 M330 because when I disabled the device then it becomes OK but whenever I enabled it again or...
  10. K

    Windows 10 will not boot on Ryzen 3800X

    Not long ago I built a new PC on Ryzen 2700X, I just purchased a 3800X and swapped it out, but it will not boot into Windows 10. It sits at the Windows logo with circle spinning endlessly. Doesn't boot into Windows 10 normal mode on 3800X Boots fine into Safe Mode on 3800X Doesn't clean boot...
  11. WarrenCoulis

    Discussion When can we expect new Ryzen gaming laptop models?

    I didn't really have a reason to look up gaming laptops before because my laptop was still working, until now... It seems there are new AMD + Nvidia models coming out and they're from Asus. I'm particularly interested in the FX505DU model, which runs Ryzen 7 3750H and GTX 1660ti. After tons of...
  12. T

    14 inch - 768 P with I5 8250U vs 1080P with AMD Ryzen 5

    I am trying to choose between these 2 options. AMD one comes with a higher resolution but my perception is AMD has heat & blue screen (this model, in particular) issues. Could any of the experts here throw some light on what to choose. Appreciate Your help. Main use of the laptop is...
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    Solved! 2060 graphics for FX 8150

    Lookin' to upgrade AMD FX 8150 with a 2060 graphics card for VR. worth it or go for new build?
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    Solved! have a slow netbook how can i speed it up?

    hi, I know its a weird question to ask but I got a netbook from my uncle as a gift..... but the problem is that it is really slow and it is running on windows 10 (which I kinda like....) see I'm a power user I have high end gaming pc with nvme m.2 ssds ..... but I really need a laptop / netbook...
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    Gtx 1050ti vs Rx560X

    I found 2 laptops onewith (gtx 1050ti i58300h)hp, the other is (ryzen 5 3350h and rx560x) Asus TUF both are similar in pricing which one do you think is better??
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    Question Problem with graphic card

    Hello, i have a laptop with i7-3500 processor, Intel HD 4000 and AMD Radeon 7500. The thing is, i install IW4X (the non-official release to play LAN COD Modern Warfare 2) and the AMD Radeon does not recognize it. I also have the Steam versión of this game, and i can play it fine, because the...
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    Issue with my laptop performance

    Hi, i recently bought a laptop that costed around 500€ and for the specifications of the pc and price i though that would be like a medium-low gamma with good features for office work, and enough to run some games with low requirements, and after two months im noticing that the laptop...
  18. T

    My pc does not run good fps what would you reccomend me upgrade it can only run 100 on low settings

    cpu:AMD AD340XOKHJBOX Athlon X2 340 gpu:Zotac NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050Ti 4 GB LP Graphics Card - Black ram:16gb disk: 1tb of memory with 930gb left motherboard:Gigabyte GA-F2A78M-HD2 Motherboard (Socket FM2+, A78, DDR3, S-ATA 600, M-ATX, PCI Express 3.0, HDMI, DVI-D, USB 3.0)
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    Solved! I'm looking at buying an AMD laptop for gaming and general use

    Hi there, i've only really used intel throughout my life and never touched AMD so i don't know anything about them, what's good, what's bad, what's cost effective and what's an equivalent to intel. My price range for the laptop is under £1k, so if i could get a cheap, medium and powerful...
  20. M

    How to enable AMD V in BIOS Legacy

    I am unable to enable AMD V in BIOS legacy in my Toshiba laptop
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    Solved! Laptop dedicated gpu dead what can i do?

    Ok, so my laptop has an integrated and a dedicated gpu. The dedicated gpu seems to be toast and therefore i get bsods can i isolate the dedicated gpu and run my laptop on the cpu and integrated gpu? i cant buy a new laptop what are my options? laptop: acer aspire e5 551g cpu : amd a10 7300...
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    Low settings vr

    So i wanted to get an oculus rift for my pc. I have an AMD 10-7860K CPU and wanted to get a gtx 1060 6gb. Would i be able to run games like budget cuts on low settings and it run fine?
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    Looking my low budget laptop

    Which is the best processor amd a9 or celeron
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    Solved! Budget on processor

    I bought Hp15 notebook ba002cy amd quad core 2.5GHZ is it good for architecture students??
  25. M

    Solved! hp laptops comparison

    which is better hp elitebook folio 9470 i5 or hp probook 645 G1 AMD A1 I will use it for all adobe programs (AE , PS..etc)
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    Solved! How can I improve my laptop to use photoshop and other Adobe programs?

    My PC is HP Processor AMD A8-6410 APU with AMD Radeon R5 Graphics Video Card AMD Radeon R7 M260 Video Card #2 AMD Radeon(TM) R5 Graphics RAM 6.0 GB Operating System Microsoft Windows 10 (build 15063), 64-bit I don't know which models to buy, I'm a total noob
  27. R

    How to reactivate my facebook account

    I deactivated my fb account since 2017 amd now i want it back
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    WARNING: skipping Radeon 520 - unable to locate attached display

    any idea why is it so?
  29. M

    Solved! Laptop crashing due to graphics driver when playing videos

    My laptop has begun crashing when playing any kind of video (youtube, lecture capture, Netflix, etc.). When a video begins playing the laptop freezes, then the screen turns white and it restarts (and sometimes the screen is multicoloured before restarting). After searching for a solution on...
  30. C

    Solved! Brand new Hdmi 1.4 no signal after installing amd display driver

    So i have recently bought a new hdmi 1.4 cable for connecting my pc to my tv (lg uk6200pla, uhd). When i connected pc and tv, hdmi works untill login windows screen, then no signal message comes. When i boot in safe mode, hdmi works fine. Thats probably because windows uses its own display...
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    Solved! Why my laptop can not run fortnite at more than 20 stable fps?

    Specifications (from dxdiag): ----------------- Time of this report: 1/6/2019, 12:26:20 Machine name: DESKTOP-DLQJM56 Machine Id: {23368DB4-4AAC-432C-9513-370832580C2A} Operating System: Windows 10 Home Single Language 64-bit (10.0, Build 17134)...
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    Laptop using intergrated graphics instead of dedicated

    I have a laptop with the below specs: Prossesor : Amd a6-6310 with r4 graphics Dedicated graphics : R5 M330 Ram : 6 gb (4,95 usable) Hard drive : 500 gb Version of amd driver : 18.5.1 every newer version will cause mouse lag In a lot of games i have noticed that the r4 graphics are being used...
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    Solved! can i stream?

    Hello, I want to know if i can stream atleast 720p I have a AMD Ryzen 3 2200g with a Asus Rog Strix rx 570 8bg and have 16gb of ram.
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    Purchased pubg from steam

    Hi i purchased pubg from steam and my specs are amd radeon r5 m330 2gb ..8gb dual channel ..amd a8 7410 ...will it run ok ?? And if doesnt can u return it?
  35. K

    Solved! upgrade from AMD E Series to I5 or I7

    hi I have a Toshiba Laptop Model : SATELLITE C855D-S5103 has AMD E Series and I want to upgrade to a I5 or I7 processor or if theres any recommendations or a better processor and videocard for my laptop. im building it to trade with and game
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    Solved! No AMD graphics driver is installed, or the AMD driver is not functioning properly. Please install the AMD driver appropriate

    I got an used rx470 and installed it. I unistalled all the previous drivers with DDU. Then I downloaded the latest drivers and installed it. But after that I got an error message which is saying "No AMD graphics driver is installed, or the AMD driver is not functioning properly. Please install...
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    Solved! Laptop CPU problems...

    Hello everyone, so I recently purchased a HP Envy x360 through a meetup. Specs are AMD A12-9700 Radeon P @ 2.5 GHZ 8GB Ram 64 Bit OS 120 Gb ssd w 1tb Harddrive At idle my laptop sits around 50-70% with Antimalware service executable and other programs While loading things in such as a new...
  38. L

    Games are using my Intel HD Graphics instead of my dedicated gpu

    Games are using my Intel HD Graphics instead of my AMD Radeon HD 6900M Series. Here are my Specs Intel Core i7-2630QM CPU @ 2.00GHz Installed memory: 8Gb Ram 64 bit Integrated Graphics: Intel HD Graphics 3000 Dedicated Graphics: AMD Radeon HD 6900M Series
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    Solved! help picking a laptop

    I've pretty much narrowed it down to these last 2 and they really check off almost all the boxes that I want in a laptop that I can find under 600$ with taxes and shipping(i5 or ryzen5, 8gb of ram, 256ssd, 14in screen, aluminum chassis, thinish under 0.75in) Was just wonder if anyone on here has...
  40. S

    Sub £900 Laptop advice please

    Hi I am looking into buying a portable laptop with good battery life over the next month or two and would appreciate your knowledge. I will use the laptop for Photoshop and Video editing, possibly a little bit of gaming, (nothing too demanding) and general word processing and browsing etc. My...
  41. R

    Solved! Which one can run The Sims 4 better?

    Huawei Matebook D 14", AMD Ryzen 5 2500U, 256Gb SSD, 8GB Ram, AMD Radeon Vega 8 Lenovo Ideapad 320S,Intel core I5-8250U, 256Gb SSD, 8Gb Ram, Nvidia Geforce mx150
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    Is a AMD RYZEN 5 2600 And a rx580 8gb good enough to run vr

    just what the title says!
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    Solved! Improvements for gaming in my HP 245-G5(AMD)

    I got a new laptop HP 245-G5 for 22500 Indian Rupees.. RAM: 4 GB (2 slots available, one 4GB stick inserted) HDD: 500 GB(5400rpm) Processor : AMD Quad-Core A6-7310 Clock-speed: 2.0 Ghz Graphic Processor :AMD Radeon R2 OS: Windows 10 pro I know it cant perform like a gaming pc /laptop.. But can...
  44. S

    Solved! Will this laptop run Sims 4

    HP 15 Laptop 15.6", AMD Ryzen 5 2500U, AMD Radeon Vega 8 Graphics, 1TB HDD, 8GB SDRAM, 15-db0069wm, Jet Black
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    Solved! For a low budget below 3k

    I have HP amd e2 9000e entry level laptop with 1.5Ghz and 4gb ram by what upgrading l can play pubg in that laptop
  46. N

    Solved! Display Resolution Issue

    To preface this, the laptop I'm talking about is an HP 4730s with an i7-2670QM and an AMD Radeon 7400M dGPU. I recently booted up my 8 year old laptop and decided to try and breathe some new life into it. While using it I noticed that there were some issues with how it was displaying things so...
  47. O

    Help! does anyone know how I can repair this?

    I have a hp laptop that powers on but black screen comes on and the orange wifi light stays solid bot the white caps lock button blinks 3 and then 5 times real fast the shuts off.
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    Ryzen 5 with vega 8 graphics, or AMD A12-9720p?

    Looking to pick up a new laptop and it doesn't need to be able to do anything crazy other than code/browse and maybe audio recording/media stuff. I would definitely like for it to play games like Overwatch, Maplestory2 and Black Squad etc. Is there any noticeable benefit over getting a...
  49. D

    Solved! AMD A6-6310 Ram compatibility

    I recently found that A6-6310 only supports DDR3L 1866 ram on but my laptop run on DDR3L 4gb 1333 + 2gb 1333 is this safe ? is this causing laggy problem on my laptop ? thanks before
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    What computer to get?

    On the market for a new computer. I currently have a Inspiron 620S with an Intel i5 2320 @ CPU 3.0 GHz, 8 GB RAM. AMD Radeon HD 6450 graphics card. Works good. I use it for a relatively older game. However, hard drive has taken a **** [Moderator edit to remove profanity. OP, please remember...
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    Laptop lenovo 330 amd ryzen 3

    Well i bought lenovo 330 amd ryzen 3 2200u 8gb ram ... Well it work well with graphics as i have an intention to take courses in graphics?
  52. S

    Solved! HP Envy x360 13z Ryzen Additional Secondary Storage?

    Hi. I'm thinking of purchasing an HP Envy x360 13z with AMD Ryzen 2500U. It comes with a 256 gb SSD. My question is if I can add a secondary 2.5" SATA HDD and still retain the 256gb SSD? Is there space for a 2.5" HDD? Thanks
  53. S

    Solved! HELP, my CCC is gone. Replaced with Adrenalin.

    Guys, I have an Asus laptop with AMD A10 and Dual graphic card (R6 & R7 M265DX). I have CCC (Catalyst Control Centre) driver package from Asus. I think I have made a big mistake here by downloading adrenalin. I went to the amd site and click detect and install automatically. The result...
  54. K

    AMD ryzen 3 2200u and Vega 3 enough for fallout 4?

    I’m wondering if I can run fallout 4 with AMD Ryzen 3 2200u and a Vega 3 a cheap budget pc but can play other Bethesda games well .also I have 8gb of ram .
  55. M

    Solved! Computer not recognizing gpu aftet ddu.

    I yesterday bought RX 560 560D4SFG5. When I installed it drivers weren't right because it said that I have radeon pro 450. I wanted to clean reinstall it.I followed this steps I did all did right but when I rebooted my pc,Windows 7 64 bit,it installed...
  56. C

    My notebook can't play games without lagging

    I have a hp notebook with AMD A9-9420 processor 8GB Ram 2GB Dedicated Amd R5 Graphics Windows 10 64bit
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    Solved! AMD graphic drivers problem on LAPTOP

    I had installed the new amd graphic driver update and now it shows me the wrong GPU (HD 8500M) But i have the R5 series gpu (dont remember). Also i broke my laptops screen so i connected and external monitor. The question is what should I do? Reset the Windows ; or uninstall the drivers and...
  58. O

    Help me make my PC VR ready

    My brother gave me his pc when he went off to college and I've been wanting to play vr games for forever now. I checked if his pc was vr ready with the steam vr test thing and it said it wasn't.. Could someone so kindly tell me what I have to upgrade in order to play vr games at a moderate fps...
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    Solved! Amd radeon hd 8790M

    My laptop is showing two Graphic cards AMD radeon HD 8790M and other is intel(R) HD graphics 4600 Which one is integrated and how I can use AMD as on clicking right it is showing only intel graphic properties
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    Cant intall drivers!!!

    I cant intall my gpu driver (AMD) on my windows 7 Toshiba SATELLITE L850D-139, i tried everything, i searched for so many drivers and still cant figuer it out. I tried the amd cataclyst and the crimson these 2 were recomended on amd site for the specific gpus but when i restart the laptop the...